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Qa Manager Resume

Minneapolis, AtlantA

SUMMARY:

  • Expertise in software testing, automated testing suites, White & Black box testing resulting in time and money savings
  • More than 20 years of comprehensive experience in providing the highest level of Quality Assurance as a contract consultant to companies as well as employed by the State of Minnesota Department of Economic and Employment Development as their QA Manager.
  • Adept at project management and successfully training Business Analysts without prior QA or testing experience in QA testing and best practices.
  • Skilled in stepping into role of QA Project Manager when necessary.
  • Completed test scripts and cases on schedule meeting all deliverable deadlines.
  • Managed offshore and remote testing resources that met schedules for multiple nationwide clients.
  • Created all testing aspects for 6 E - commerce websites in French, Canadian French, and English.

SIGNATURE STRENGTHS & TECHNOLOGY:

  • Strategic Planning Consulting E-commerce Quality Assurance Needs Assessment Team Leadership
  • Test Case Development & Planning Test Tracking Systems & Reporting Fruition Partners System
  • Functional, Performance, User Acceptance, Integration, & Regression Testing Web Applications
  • Agile, Waterfall, & Scrum Methodologies SDLC Microsoft Azure Test Plans HP ALM, HP Sprinter
  • SaaS ITSM MS Visual Studio Team Fundation Server SQL
  • HP/Mercury: Quality Center, Test Director, Win-runner, Quick Test Professional
  • MS Windows MS Publisher MS PowerPoint MS Project PC Anywhere.
  • Self Learning - Basic/Advanced SQL, Selenium, Python

WORK EXPERIENCE:

Confidential, Minneapolis, Atlanta

QA Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Identify and manage testing all testing phases (e.g. State Cloud Testing, State Integration Testing, State UAT, Confidential Enhancements, and Confidential Subsequent Releases
  • Assist the testing teams and Product Owners in prioritizing bugs
  • Manage and coordinate retesting & coordinating testing activities with the State's conversion teams

Confidential, Eden Prairie, MN

Quality Assurance Lead

Responsibilities:

  • Charged with developing and executing test cases and scripts to meet schedule.
  • Assumed role of QA Project Manager 2 days into engagement.
  • Trained 3 Business Analysts without prior QA experience in QA testing best practices.

Confidential, Saint Paul, MN

Quality Assurance Lead

Responsibilities:

  • Developed and maintained test tracking system reporting status of test results; used Fruition Partners application.
  • Performed Functional, Performance, User Acceptance, Regression, Black Box, and White Box testing.
  • Provided extensive training support to the clients.
  • Directed offshore and remote testing resources that met all schedule deadlines.

Confidential, Minnetonka, MN

Senior QA Automation Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Mapped manual and automated tests.
  • Created automated test cases back to requirements using MS Test Manager 2013.
  • Developed and maintained test tracking systems using MS Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2013.
  • Trained IT team in QA best practices, SOX Compliance, and Software Development Lifecycle.

Confidential, Atlanta, GA

Senior QA Automation Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Developed all testing procedures for 14 websites, including tracking systems using MS Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2012/2010.
  • Mapped manual and automated tests.
  • Reported test results and entered problems and/or issues into the defect tracking database within MS Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2010 Work Items.

Confidential, Richfield, MN

Quality Assurance Lead

Responsibilities:

  • Created test plans, procedures, scenarios, cases, and scripts for Confidential.
  • Mapped manual and automated tests and performed integration and user acceptance testing.
  • Conducted manual and automation functional and regression testing for Bestbuy.com website from "add to cart" - "checkout."
  • Interacted with Defect Manager and Development Team to understand defect resolutions.
  • Coordinated testing efforts with 12-15 other testing groups.
  • Reported test results and entered problems and issues into the defect tracking database Monitors and updates defect reports as needed including defect report closure via Rational Clear Quest.
  • Used Automation Tool JIRA, Microsoft TFS 2010 for running scripts against Bestbuy.com website, and backend databases.

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