Sr Quality Assurance Test Engineer. Leads system and product testing of robotic, medical, and automated systems.
Experienced in the software development life - cycle and hardware / software integration of real-time, embedded, wireless and networked computer systems in regulated environments
Develops requirements and risk analyses, test methodologies, and system test plans, procedures and reports for highly-sophisticated computer controlled systems.
Conducts IV&V testing and tracks defects on multiple concurrent product releases.
Provides field engineering support, interoperability troubleshooting and innovative problem solving in complex environments.
Able to work independently yet interface effectively with development teams, managers and customers on system quality and operational safety issues.
Has successfully led development, test, installation, and troubleshooting teams in process automation, data network, cellular network, information management, medical device, missile launcher, mobile radio, radar, RF communications, robotic, satellite, system simulation, and vehicle systems.
Automated Test Engineering
MS Office Suite
Embedded Software Testing
MS Visual Studio
MS Robotics Studio
13485 & 14971
Sr Software Test Engineer
Perform a leadership role in creating the software test strategy of Confidential ’s Radiance 330, including testing at the unit, integration, and system levels.
Design, document, implement test plans and protocols, including test inputs/outputs via GUI, code and hardware as appropriate.
Work with developers to ensure that software is testable, and that tests adequately demonstrate that system and subsystem requirements are met.
Provide input and critical analysis of medical software development projects
Participate in the full lifecycle of application development
Perform software testing and quality assurance evaluations
Participate in software performance tuning, improvement, balancing, usability and automation
Adhere to a highly-structured software development, documentation and testing process in accordance with regulatory (e.g., FDA) requirements
Evaluate and identify new technologies for software testing.
Maintain standards compliance, e.g., FDA regulations and guidance, IEC 62304.
Attend project meetings. Visit customer locations
Stay current about industry developments
Maintain and follow quality assurance procedures
QA Test Engineer
Directed system level QA testing in an FDA regulated environment for a surgical medical system involving embedded systems, real-time controls, and highly-specialized robotic equipment for Pyramid Technical Consultants.
Conducted QA testing, system-level product verification, and troubleshooting of state-of-the-art vehicle tracking systems comprising integrated networking of RF communications, Wi-Fi data transfer, vehicle telematics, automatic vehicle location (AVL), computer-aided dispatch (CAD), automatic personnel counting (APC), and video surveillance subsystems for Confidential Corporation. Lead a field installation and upgrade teams.
Conducted software system testing of robotic mail handling systems and processing automation for US Postal Service Engineering.
Conducted system and product testing of software-defined tactical radio systems developed by Confidential Inc. and used by military and first responders.
Architected an embedded software and quality testing program for Confidential, Inc. & Confidential, Inc. for development of wireless game controllers. Lead system test teams.
Conducted system tests of the MK41 Vertical Launch System (VLS) for Confidential and the Confidential .
Developed a system verification test facility and test control software for Confidential, Inc. ’s Ultra High Density Data Recorder project. Wrote factory acceptance test procedures.
Conducted R&D in digital cellphone technology for Hughes Network Systems. Performed system integration and testing of point-to-multipoint wireless communications networks. Developed ATE tools and techniques. Coordinated multi-vendor internetworking of network components and equipment with signal switches. Led development of the Operations & Maintenance Console software subsystem.
Performed software engineering and system testing for Hughes Network Systems, Inc. Developed GPS-based cellular system test suites. Developed cellular link simulation and modem modeling programs.
Developed cellular engineering design tools for Confidential, L.L.C.
Developed interactive predictive modeling programs at Confidential, Ltd for the Confidential .
Developed electromagnetic analysis programs at Confidential, International for the Confidential .
Developed and demonstrated a prototype Automated Document Publishing system for the Confidential .
Led development of executive software subsystems and CAD programs for the Confidential . Performed requirements analysis for data management system integration. Performed computer systems management. Managed office LANs. Developed ATE systems.
Led software system integration and testing of NASA satellite data capture and telecommunications systems. Supported development of Space Shuttle support facility. Performed systems engineering for NASA GSFC POCS. Developed real-time control software for the Confidential AEGIS radar system. Performed software integration and test of control computers and radar signal processors.
Developed control software for Confidential radar simulator / trainer system. Developed data extraction and reporting software for Confidential information systems.
Managed software upgrade and documentation of Confidential radar/weapons control systems and radar signal processors. Performed system impact analyses.
Conducted exploratory research in advanced automation at DuPont's Engineering Development Laboratory. Developed algorithms for computer control of industrial robots. Designed diagnostic firmware and software. Constructed robot controllers and electronic interfaces.