REA Group is the parent company of one of the most popular Australian websites - realestate.com.au.
Over the past 7 years REA Group has scaled from a 30 odd IT workforce to 200 across multiple locations.
From Waterfall to Agile. From archaic to an employer of choice.
Over my 7 years at REA we have lessons which I’d love to share on
Trent Hornibrook, Delivery Lead at REA
In Australia, one of the most trafficked Australian websites is realestate.com.au - a real estate portal similar to iproperty.com.sg in Singapore.
I have worked for realestate.com.au (REA) for the past 7 years from joining as a Systems Administrator in 2008 to becoming an Operations Lead in 2012. During this time REA has grown and seen significant change - most notably moving from an old school IT waterfall organisation to one of the most progressive agile delivery organisations in Australia. Over the past two years I have transitioned into a Delivery Lead role though still cultivate our Operations and Developers in DevOPS at REA.
The achievements that I am most proud of at REA: