Sky Betting and Gaming International, Agile/DevOps Coach
September 2016 - December 2016, Sheffield, South Yorks, United Kingdom
Modernize the DevOps delivery capability across the Skybet agile delivery squads. Stabilise the delivery model using agile (Scrum) approaches.
Virgin Money Plc, Agile Coach
November 2015 - August 2016, Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
Support the adoption of Agile principles (Scrum) across the “Mortgage Lab”. Coach the team Scrum Master’s, establish and run an Agile Community and support the ambitions of Agile across Virgin Money.
August 2016 - November 2015, , United Kingdom
Agile Coach - Implement Agile Principles (Scrum, TDD, UCD, User Stories) across the Global Manufacturing Execution IT Delivery Group. Coach, mentor and support Agile teams, both BAT and across the Global IT supply base.
HMRC, Lead Scrum Master and Agile Coach
November 2014 - September 2015, Newcastle, GB
Lead Scrum Master and Agile coach across 20 Scrum Teams in a UK Government department (HMRC) Digital Transformation Programme. Focussed on consistent Scrum delivery and 1-2-1 Scrum Master coaching.
ING Bank, Agile & Continuous Delivery Coach
April 2015 - August 2015, Amsterdam, NL
Agile and Continuous Delivery coach in ING Bank global back office trading team
Accenture UK, Scrum Master
April 2014 - November 2014, Newcastle, N/A, GB
Facilitating and Coaching Agile (SCRUM) and Continuous Delivery for various programmes within Accenture UK.
William Hill Online, Agile Change Manager
June 2013 - January 2014, Leeds, N/A, GB
Rolled out DevOps technology, processes and organisational change using Agile (SCRUM) across 200 development and operations (DevOps) staff into a complex legacy infrastructure, both UK and overseas (Gibraltar).
Sage Group Plc, Agile PM
January 2012 - May 2013, Newcastle, N/A, GB
Led a strategic initiative to transform the R&D & IS functions of Sage Plc into a truly world class development operation, a stream of which was defining best practice for Agile/SCRUM and rolling these processes out across all the teams.
Sage UK, Agile Project Manager
January 2011 - December 2011, Newcastle, N/A, GB
Led a project that developed and integrated a range of Mobile applications (iOS, BB, Android) with on-premise and cloud accounting/ERP applications by using Agile and SCRUM.