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Hassan Touheed


Agile Coach, Istek Solutions

Location: Sydney, Australia


Certified ScrumMaster


Work experience

Sydney Water, Agile Coach / Scrum Master
January 2017 - Present, Sydney, NSW, AU
Currently working at Sydney Water in a mix role of Agile Coach and Scrum Master. My main responsibilities included: As Scrum Master: 1- Execute projects following Scrum as Scrum Master 2- Perform usual duties of Scrum Master 3- Planning projects and working with other teams for interdependencies As Agile Coach 1- Implement and improve Agile Scrum practices in Sydney Water 2- Implement Center of Excellence (CoE) to improve processes and make them uniform among different areas 3- Train Sydney Water staff in Scrum (various roles)

Herbert Smith Freehills, Agile Coach
August 2016 - January 2017, Sydney, NSW, AU
Worked as Agile Coach in Herbert Smith freehills (HSF). I helped implementation of Agile practices in HSF and delivered one project as POC following Scrum to showcase how Scrum works and trained teams in parallel. My main duties included: 1- work with PMO and senior IT management to deliver an Agile delivery Framework based on Scrum which included created new roles for Product Owner and Scrum Masters. 2- Trained Scrum Masters and Product Owners and Agile team members 3- Acted as Scrum Master on POC project to showcase practices 4- Help selected enterprise Agile tool to manage projects including Scrum Boards, managing backlog etc.

ASIC, Scrum Master
November 2015 - July 2016, Sydney, NSW, AU
worked as Scrum master on the new BI reporting capability project where i performed usual Scrum Master duties which includes facilitating various ceremonies and coaching team to follow processes. There was only 1 Scrum team with some ad hoc resources helping on various occasion.

AUSTRAC, Scrum Master
April 2011 - October 2015, Sydney, NSW, AU
Worked on major business transformation to enhance organisational capabilities against combating organised crimes. I worked as Lead Business analyst / Scrum Master, my main duties included: 1- Act in the role of Scrum Master for my team and facilitate different ceremonies during the sprint. (a) Responsible to Conduct retrospective meetings. (b) Organized and facilitated the sprint planning meeting. 2- Remove any impediments for the team 3- Coach team on the processes and ensure Scrum processes are being followed. 4- Representing at Scrum of Scrums 5- Helping team to maintain the Scrum board 6- Arranged daily stand-up meetings, facilitate meetings, schedule meetings, demo and decision-making processes in order to ensure quick inspection and proper use of adaptation process. 7- Worked with product owner to make the product backlogs in good shape and make them ready for the next sprint.

Westpac Bank, Project Manager
November 2009 - March 2011, Sydney, NSW, AU
Worked as a project manager on the Online banking transformation project. project followed Prince 2. I managed the project budget of $5 million.

Citibank Australia, Lead Business Analyst
April 2009 - October 2009, Sydney , AU
Worked on various projects within retail banking which included system enhancements and launching new products.

Singtel Optus , Business Analyst
September 2008 - March 2009, Sydney, NSW, AU
Worked as business analyst on the POS system for Optus stores.

ANZ Bank,
May 2006 - June 2008, Melbourne, VIC, AU
Worked as business analyst within Internet banking operations where worked on various projects including payment enhancements, security authentication and more.


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