2016 to present : Capgemini UK
January 2016 to Present: Capgemini UK, Floor 7, Venus Building, Trafford Quays, Manchester. M41 7HA
Position: Engagement Manager (A8), Custom Bespoke Solutions –
Certified Engagement Manager, Registered PRINCE2 Practitioner, Agile SCRUM and ITIL
2014 to 2016 : Betfred
December 2014 to January 2016:
Betfred Limited (UK) –
Westgate House, Totepark, Chapel Lane, Wigan, Lancashire. WN3 4HS
Position: IT Senior Digital Project Manager, Online and Mobile Division –
Registered PRINCE2 Practitioner, Agile SCRUM and ITIL
Worked as a Senior IT Project Manager in the Gambling and Casinos industry delivering multiple projects for both Betfred online and mobile (iOS, Android and Windows) using the Agile SCRUM methodology. Project deliveries covered payment gateways and methods, sportsbook for football and horse racing amongst others and the online virtual (computer generated) gaming components.
2013 to 2014 : Wincor Nixdorf UK
September 2013 to December 2014: Wincor Nixdorf Limited (UK)
One, The Boulevard, Cain Road, Bracknell, Berkshire. RG12 1WP
Position: Project Manager, Professional Services – Banking Division –
Registered PRINCE2 Practitioner, Agile SCRUM and ITIL – vetted to BS7858:2012
Worked on-site at Lloyds Banking Group (LBG), Halifax as the IT Project Manager assigned to manage the Wincor Nixdorf work stream (£5+ million) as part of the LBG Self-Service Software Replacement (SSSR) programme.
1995 to 2013 : Insider Technologies Limited
Year: Aug. 1995 – September 2013
Area: Reflex 80:20 / Reflex ONE24 / Sentra Development / Company Website Author
Product & Project Management (PRINCE2), Technical Pre-Sales & Consultancy, Training, Installation, Design, Coding and Testing
Position: Project Manager – Strategic Technical Initiatives – PRINCE2 Practitioner and Agile
Employed as a Project Manager (certified PRINCE2 Practitioner, Agile – Scrum and ITIL) and Pre-sales Technical Consultant at Insider Technologies Limited (ITL). This role enables me to remain technically ‘hands-on’ for any issues or initiatives that may arise for the company’s primary product set, namely the HPE NonStop based banking products Reflex 80:20, Reflex ONE24 and RTLX.
1990 to 1995 : The Software Partnership / Deluxe Data
Year: 1994 – 1995
Area: sp / ARCHITECT-BANK Customer Support
Software Investigation / Design / Coding / Modifications / Enhancements / Testing / On-site Installation / 24 Hour Support
Position: Lead Analyst
The Runcorn office started life as The Software Partnership (first at Wingate Drive in Timperley and then Norton House in Crowngate and subsequently Wingate House in 1992 on Northway) in the mid-eighties (co-founded by Nigel Walsh) but was purchased in 1994 by the American company Deluxe Electronic Payment Systems. This in turn is part of Deluxe Corporation which is one of the largest cheque printers and debit transaction processors in the US, and a major supplier of secure card management systems. The company changed to EFD eFunds in 2000 and is now Fidelity National Information Services (FIS) (at 2007) based in Daresbury, Warrington. The Software Partnership started out developing on-line banking systems for Tandem and UNIX systems.