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Qa Manager Resume

Indianapolis, IN

SUMMARY:

Seasoned IT Manager with a focus on Software Testing with 20+ years experience in the field. Have managed small and large teams, contributed to Enterprise Test solutions, all with a focus on quality that is compatible with the company's goals.Performed most IT roles at the individual contributor and at the management level.

SPECIALTIES:

  • Software Testing - Software Test Management
  • In-depth SDLC/SDM experience
  • Project Management
  • Test Automation
  • White and Black box testing
  • Onshore/Offshore teams
  • Java Programming

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential, Indianapolis, IN

QA Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Direct Coaching and Training of 9 Quality Analysts and Software Engineers in Test
  • Established Industry-standard test processes
  • Oversaw the creation of a Automation Framework using Selenium that allowed the QA team to better support Agile Methodologies being established
  • Testing of Web and Mobile applications
  • Helped the QA and development teams transition from Waterfall to Agile
  • Close coordination with Product Management, Developers across multiple sites
  • TFS, Selenium, Jira
  • Coordinated the transition of the QA Team from Waterfall to Agile, Managed the Beta Release process with multiple sites across the US.
  • Established automated smoke and full regression tests to better align Software Testing with the Agile methodologies that the Engineering and Technology team adopted.
  • Coordinated Performance testing to validate load across several cloud solutions using Visual Studio Performance tool.

Confidential, Colorado Springs, CO

QA Manager (IT Manager)

Responsibilities:

  • Direct Coaching and Training of 23 Quality Analysts and Software Engineers in Test
  • Core member of Testing Center of Excellence
  • Responsible for the Deployment of Test Methodology for 120+ Software Testing Professionals
  • Web, Mobile and standalone applications
  • Agile and Waterfall projects
  • HP Tools: WTP/UFT, ALM/QC

Confidential, Colorado Springs, CO

Senior Systems Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Managed Production Support Team which consisted of 1 Build Engineer, 3 DBAs and 7 Software Testers, 5 of which were offshore resources.
  • Instituted Software Testing processes such as Test Plans, Test Cases, Defect Management
  • Created several tools that helped capture defects, manage Test Case creation and reporting, tied tools to requirements and Use Cases
  • Project Manager for two key projects that were taken over to help complete in a timely fashion. MS Project used to manage resources, tasks and resource loads.
  • Java Programmer for nTiered app using Swing, Oracle Databases and Hibernate persistence layer framework.

Confidential, Colorado Springs, CO

SQA Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Hybrid IT Service and Client Management Software
  • Created a Software Test team of 9 Testers that were responsible for Functional, Automated Tests and Localization of software for 3 different languages
  • Strong relationship with the Customer Support team which supplemented the Testing efforts at the end of the SDLC

Confidential, Palo Alto, CA

SQA Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Started the SQA group, which eventually grew to 5 SQA Engineers.
  • Implemented basic SQA practices such as test cases, automation, test plans, in-house training of the SQA staff.
  • Created web-based issue tracking and test case systems.
  • Responsible for the release of 4 Web-Based products and 2 Java-based products.

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