Experienced in managing agile team's were being self-organized is valued over micromanagement. I am certified as a Professional Scrum Master (PSM-I) and hold a BCS Certificate in Agile.
I am a hands on technical manager with many years of practical operational and project experience. This knowledge is also backed up by holding many vendor certificates including AWS Certified Solutions Architect, VMware Certified Associate and Microsoft Certified IT Professional.
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Being a security and risk aware IT professional, business and technical solutions are always designed, built and operated to be fully resilient. Aforementioned includes cyber security by employing a defence in depth strategy, DR by designing for failure and also supported by robust business continuity planning and training.
I studied IT and Computer Science as an undergraduate at the birth places of the modern Computer Science studies. UH, School of Computer Science is one of the largest departments in the country - and one of the most established being over 50 years old as of 2017.
Being my second IT role after completing studies, this was where I learnt real business IT systems. My experience here was essential to learn what customers needed to transform their business with IT systems. At Rock IT I worked my way up from help-desk engineer to Service Director helping grows the customer base and operations team during my five plus years with Rock IT.
Head of Infrastructure Operations
UK Hosting operations manager then later Senior Manager, Customer Engineering at Interoute after the acquisition.
I am a successful, agile and highly knowledgeable cloud IT professional with extensive experience in team leadership and cloud infrastructure. My focus is continuing to enhance my existing management and technical skills to ensure both my team and I excel, in our very challenging and competitive markets.