WHO AM I: QA engineer/QA manager with 12 years of professional experience with wide range of technical background aread (UNIX, automation, JIRA administration, hardware, standards) You can find my detailed CV at https://docs.google.com/document/d/1UypWletCHlNv8r4nyXpfKYSOkJ7-u-oHi73MevSdSEo/edit?usp=sharing WHAT AM I GOOD AT: * Desinging test strategy for projects * Developing test cases for manual testing * Developing UNIX scripts for routine tasks * Selecting test automation tools and prototyping test automation * Mining project test data to provide process quality reports * Administer JIRA * Consulting on QA best practices WHAT I HAVE DONE: * Participated in 10+ projects as principal test designer (avionics, banking, video processing) * Managed 7+ projects as QA lead/QA manager * Developed several test frameworks for Web, thick and GUI-less clients * Directly managed 5+ Masters graduation works in high-grade technical university * Set-up and administered HP Quality Center and JIRA for several complex programs (40+ projects per installation, 20k tickets per installation) * Improved QA process in several companies, built 2 QA departments from scratch (15 test engineers and 5 test engineers) WHAT ARE MY TOP SKILLS: * Process improvement, gap and problem analysis * Test design * Test process evaluation and results analysis * Test automation * UNIX scripting * JIRA administration/scripting WHAT JOBS DO I PREFER * I prefer to participate in the projects comibinig engineering activities (new technologies) with analytical activities (new approaches for test design) * I prefer to work on hourly paid projects rather than fixed-price ones.
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I am a Systems Engineer specialized in the QA area, with more than 9 years of continuous, individual and professional growth. Over the years, I have acquired lots of skills like development, execution and coding of automated test cases (functional and non-functional), including abilities related to leadership like planning, estimations, testing strategies design, defect management, gathering and tracking of metrics, reporting to upper management levels, and finally responsibilities that involve the complete management of releases (integration testing, configuration management, continuous improvement, documentation and lab environments). I am a person strongly committed to work, respected by my colleagues and recognized as a natural leader by all the teams I worked with; I handle changes with ease, and I am always willing to change roles and activities based on project needs. Besides, I have extensive experience in communicating with customers due to my advanced level of English.
I have 7+ years in the QA field. I have solid experience with testing of web application, mobile applications, ERP systems, embedded software. I am positive, energetic, initiative, open-hearted and self-confident person. I have strong ability to prioritize tasks. I am very strong at manual testing. I have very strong logical thinking as well as “out of the box” thinking, high motivation to get maximum results. Excellent communication skills, ability to work independent on my own as well as team-work orientation towards achieving top results. I have a certificate ISTQB - Foundation Level - License number 14-CTFL-1051-SEETB. I have full-time job at the moment and I am looking for extra work to consolidate the knowledge that I have, and to gain new knowledge.
I am an experienced Testing Engineering with 15 years of experience on both client and server sides. I have advanced skills on create, Check, Review Test Cases documents and enforce all processes for testing as per standards defined by the organization. I have completed a Bachelor of Computer Science Degree and completed projects for IBM and DELL. Please do not hesitate to contact me to discuss your project in detail and determine how my skills will positively contribute to your team.
Summary Qualifications. Testing: ISTQB Certified tester, Testing strategies, manual & automated testing, test cases, test design techniques, test estimates, test cases coverage, testing metrics, system testing, nonfunctional testing, defect reporting, tracking & control. • Test types: Functional, non-functional, regression, smoke, sanity, load, automation, and basic security testing, performance tests, testing web services & mobile testing. • Automated Testing Tools: Visual Studio coded UI, Visual studio web performance, Visual studio load testing, Jmeter for web services and load testing. • Basic knowledge over: .net development, c#, web services, SQL queries, Selenium Web driver. • Software engineering: QA process implementation, testing methodologies, agile testing, scrum, waterfall. • Mentoring experience as mobile testing, Manual testing, Automation testing with Visual studio, Usability testing, Functional testing.
A Team leader for the Quality Analyst team, writing test plans and doing testing as and when required. Manages a sizable team of 30 testers. Has around 4 years of experience in working on Atlasian jira and Bug tracker. 9 years of experience in PMS products in the Financial services industry, where in i have been responsible for Gap analysis for investment management Solutions, interviews with business users and articulating client expectations through formal documents, giving a product walk through as well as training the business users. I have played an important role in terms of ensuring clarity in project scope and ensuring that the delivery team obtains inputs at a sufficiently detailed level to eliminate ambiguity as far as possible and obtain execution comfort Apart from this i have been responsible for the support activities of clients in India, middle east, Africa, Europe, UK and USA.
Skills: *Accomplished, results-driven Software Quality Assurance Engineer with over 5 years and 10 months of experience with solid knowledge in manual software testing. *Proven experience using test management and defect tracking systems such as Jira ,TTP (Test Track Pro) etc. *Experience in performance of Build Validation and Verification, Positive and Negative, Boundary Values Analysis, Equivalent Classes partitioning, Smoke (Sanity), Functional, Integration, System, Regression, Ad-hoc (Exploratory), *CrossBrowser, User Interface and User Acceptance tests. Capable in multiplatform (Windows. Linux, MacOS) and cross browser testing (IE, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Opera) as well as Mobile testing on different devices (Android, iOS, Windows Phone). * Web application testing * Desktop application testing *Good understanding of Software Development Life Cycle as well as Software Testing Life Cycle. *Good SQL skills. *Good report testing skills. *Very good skills of research on Internet *Good data entry skills *Good skills of web scraping/web harvesting/web data extraction *Self- driven and self-motivated person with good communication and presentation skills. *Comfortable working as a member of integrated team as well as independently. *Involved in utilizing abilities to create test plans, test scenarios , test cases , prepare bug reports and assess results to facilitate successful and superior outcomes. Projects: *SCENSE LIVE PROFILE Background of the Project: The Scense Live Profile is a software project that synchronizes user and application settings to a central accessible repository, to facilitate the user to log in any workstation and get the same files and folder upon which he is working on. *BlackLabel (category-Web Application : Performed Full-fledged Test Planning of the web project BlackLabel), ReadiTeach (category-Web Application : Performed Full-fledged Test Planning of the web project ReadiTeach), EasyWebCounters (category-Web Application), HBS (Harvard Business School, category-Web Application), Evri (category-Web Application), Strictly Policy (category-Web Application), Tenancy (category-Web Application), Core Performance (category-Web Application), PB (CONNECTICUT PRACTICE BOOK) [Tested the behavior of such application on iPhone and iPhone simulator (on MAC OS)], Quiz Mania (Category-Game Testing Performed Functional, Usability and Regression Testing of the game Quiz Mania on Mac OS X 10.5.7 and Windows XP), Faceoff (Category-Game Testing Performed Functional, Usability and Regression Testing of the game Faceoff on Mac OS X 10.5.7 and Windows XP), Box Boy (category-IPhone Game :Functional Testing performed on Mac OS X 10.5.7 and 10.6.3). Education: *BS(CS) Hons
I've been working as a test specialist for 6 years. During this time I've done several big projects for different clients. During these projects I'm always dedicated to helping the business get the end product they want and need. Whether this is by explaining the real needs to the developers and making sure that they build it the right way. Or by finding out what the business real needs are and translating that into the software. I am certified in TMap Next, C.A.T. (Certified Agile Tester) and ISTQB Foundation. See more of my experience on http://www.linkedin.com/in/mlagerwerf/
I have been working as QA engineer more than 3 years. I have experience in manual and automated testing using Selenium ( SauseLabs cross-browser testing with Selenium in the cloud) and nUnit, writing documentation and collaboration with developers in order to make a Web-site or mobile application bug free. I have worked with various projects for different platforms (Web, Desktop, iOS, Android, Blackberry). I have got perfect communication skills - that is why I can find common language with my team and customers.