Shane Kirwan

Scrum Master at Equifax

After graduating with a degree in Mechanical Engineering, and pursuing an initial career in running a coffee franchise, Shane eventually followed his dream of becoming a software developer. It was here that he found his passion for the Agile philosophy. Since then, he has worked as a Scrum Master for over 5 years, from small projects with 2/3 teams, to large projects, including one with 117 Agile teams. Shane has continued to increase his knowledge in the Agile frameworks, with certifications in Scrum and SAFe and is also in the process of studying to become a LEAN Green Belt practitioner.

My Sessions

The benefits and application of pair programming (Shane Kirwan)

Davin Suite

I will explain what pair programming is, the science behind why pair programming is effective and demonstrate that it is easy to implement, it can help teams to achieve more and that it’s a great way to encourage teamwork by removing knowledge silos. Using an experiment from a team I worked with before I will […]

Track: Connacht - Theme: The Agile/Lean Practitioner