SINCE 1981

Paying The Bills

Let's Work Together...

Employment

Principal Test Consultant, Innodev Pty Ltd.

October 2016 – Present, Adelaide, Australia

Head of Client Services/Senior Test Manager, Doran Jones

May 2015 – October 2016, New York, NY

  • Test Manager, Rabobank North America

Principal Test Consultant, Innodev Pty Ltd.

August 2013 – April 2015, Adelaide, Australia

  • Program Test Manager, Bendigo & Adelaide Bank
  • Test Lead, University of Adelaide

Senior Test Consultant/Client Delivery Manager, Revolution IT

February 2011 – July 2013, Adelaide Australia

  • Test Lead, Bendigo & Adelaide Bank
  • Program Test Manager, Bendigo & Adelaide Bank
  • Test Lead, SA Water

Various Testing Roles, Department of Human Services

May 2002 – January 2011, Adelaide, Australia

  • Test Manager, Online Services & Online Claims
  • Senior System Analyst, Service Profiling & Integrated Review System
  • Manager/Deputy Manager, System Testing Centre
  • Test Team Leader, Service Profiling & Integrated Review System
  • Senior Test Analyst/Test Analyst, various systems

Education

Rapid Software Testing with Michael Bolton and Paul Holland – 2015, New York, United States

Rapid Software Testing with James Bach2012, Melbourne, Australia

ITIL V3 Foundation2009, Adelaide, Australia

Managaing the Testing Process2007, Adelaide, Australia

Certificate II in IT2005, Adelaide, Australia

Test Team Leadership2003, Adelaide, Australia

Certificate IV in Telecommunications2002, Adelaide, Australia

Mt Barker High School1998, Mt Barker, Australia

Community

Co-Founder – Let’s Test Oz

  • Let’s Test Oz – Septmeber 2014, Blue Mountains, Australia
  • Tasting Let’s Test Oz – Ausgust 2013, Sydney, Australia

Founder – Australian Workshop on Software Testing (OZWST)

  • Organiser for OZWST 2014 with James Bach – Brisbane, Australia
  • Organiser & Facilitator for OZWST 2013 with Rob Sabourin – Sydney, Australia
  • Organiser & Co-Facilitator for OZWST 2012 with Scott Barber – Adelaide, Australia

Founder – Adelaide Software Quality Special Interest Group (SQSIG)

  • Founder and past organiser for several local meetups in Adelaide, Australia

Speaking & Writing

Author of Software Testing as a Martial Art and Do you even Scrum?

Session Track at StarCanada, CAN I USE THIS? A Mnemonic for Usability TestingApril 2014, Toronto, Canada

Contributor at Hello Test World

Past Curator at TechWell

Part of the Review Team & contributing author at Testing Trapeze Magazine

Various articles published in online publications

  • Testing Circus
  • StickyMinds
  • AST Newsletter
  • Testing Trapeze
  • Better Software
  • Logigear
  • OZTester
  • Sogeti QA News
  • Agile Academy
  • The Testing Planet