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Agile Scrum Master/qa Manager Resume

Bethesda, MarylanD

SUMMARY:

  • Technology leader with over 13 years of experience in established and venture - funded startup companies with a passion both for technology and business strategy.
  • Demonstrated repeated success with software engineering, product development, and technology operations across a variety of industries.
  • Deep expertise in software engineering, translating market needs into products, and leading technology organizations.

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

  • Successfully build and managed Agile Scrum methodology and QA process
  • Managed over 15 direct reports of BA/QA
  • Continuing consulting DEV teams on Agile Scrum
  • Experience with DevOps using git and ansible

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential, Bethesda, Maryland

Agile Scrum Master/QA Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible as a scrum master and test management of projects throughout a projects life cycle using the scrum teams.
  • Established scrum methodology, automation framework, JIRA workflow, integration of JIRA and GIT, and proper communication channels between all stakeholders.
  • Establish software metrics for weekly leadership meetings.
  • Planning and estimating multiple project schedules.
  • Arranging team meetings and workshops.
  • Advising stakeholders on scrum, dev, and QA best practice.
Confidential, Rockville, Maryland

Test Manager/Release Manager/Project Manager/PMO

Responsibilities:

  • Managing 1 lead tester and 4 senior testers
  • Established QA Master SOP
  • Successfully created the Automation Framework
  • Successfully established the QA methodology within the SCRUM team
Confidential, Rockville, Maryland

Test Manager/Project Coordinator

Responsibilities:

  • Managing 3 testers (2 seniors and 1 junior)
  • Extensive ETL testing and forming test strategies
  • COGNOS and Data warehouse testing
  • Identified reporting metrics and provided Master SOP and other SOP for project management and testing
  • Successfully completed SDLC (requirement gathering, development, quality assurance, and UAT meetings) efforts for multiple projects
  • Standardized 508/W3C Compliance validation: using Wave and Fire eyes for Firefox, and JAWS screen reader
  • Successfully trained project managers, business analysts, and developers on 508/W3C laws, regulations, and coding standards
  • Assign projects, tasks, and defects to team members
  • Coordinate with project managers, end users, clients, and senior management on progress of individual projects
  • Provides weekly and monthly reports to senior management on project issues, risks, and mitigation plans
  • Mentors senior, mid, and junior testers on testing skills and innovative thinking
  • Lead the effort to develop resolutions to efficiently complete projects and overcome complex problems
  • Lead the effort in AGILE development process
  • ETL testing using SQL database and IBM Netezza
  • Verify data results are accurate through SQL Database testing
  • Lead the effort to restructure JIRA to align with Project Life Cycle
  • Defect tracking using JIRA
  • Implemented automation using Selenium and JMeter
  • Leading the effort in Mobile development
Confidential, Rockville, Maryland

Test Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Managing 4 testers (2 seniors and 2 junior)
  • Successfully completed SDLC (requirement gathering, development, quality assurance, and UAT meetings) efforts for multiple projects including: Division of Veterinary Resources Intranet (.Net), Commuter and Parking Services Intranet and Internet (.Net), Meeting and Construction Schedule (SharePoint)
  • Standardized 508/W3C Compliance validation: using Accenture automation, Wave and Fireeyes for Firefox, and JAWS screen reader
  • Successfully trained project managers, business analysts, and developers on 508/W3C laws, regulations, and coding standards
  • Lead the initiative to research, analyze, and procure testing software
  • Assign projects, tasks, and defects to team members
  • Coordinate with project managers, end users, clients, and senior management on progress of individual projects
  • Provides weekly and monthly reports to senior management on project issues, risks, and mitigation plans
  • Mentors senior, mid, and junior testers on testing skills and innovative thinking
  • Successfully promoted junior testers to mid and/or senior roles by providing the necessary tools to succeed
  • Lead the effort to develop resolutions to efficiently complete projects and overcome complex problems
  • Lead the effort in AGILE development process
  • Data Migration Testing using SQL database
  • Testing Commercial-Off-the-Shelf (COTS) product
  • Verify data results are accurate through SQL Database testing
  • Test efforts using Microsoft Team Foundation (TFS)
  • Defect tracking using Test Manager
  • Implemented automation using QTP and JMeter
  • Mobile testing in multiple applications at NIH
Confidential, Washington, DC

Lead Quality Assurance Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Managing 6 testers (4 seniors and 2 junior)
  • Successfully completed SDLC (requirement gathering, development, quality assurance, and UAT meetings) efforts for Intranet website (SharePoint)
  • Successfully trained project managers, business analysts, and developers on 508/W3C laws, regulations, and coding standards
  • Perform 508/W3C Compliance validation: using Web Accessibility Toolbar (WAT) for Internet Explorer, Fireeyes for Firefox, and JAWS screen reader
  • Load testing using JMeter
  • Verify data results are accurate through SQL Database testing
  • Defect tracking using JIRA
Confidential, Bethesda, Maryland

Lead Quality Assurance Engineer/Business Analyst/Project Coordinator

Responsibilities:

  • Managing 10 testers (7 seniors and 3 junior)
  • Successfully completed SDLC (requirement gathering, development, quality assurance, and UAT meetings) efforts for the following projects: International Monetary Fund - e-survey (.Net), Office of Minority Health - Performance Data System (.Net), Traumatic Brain Injury Collaboration Space - Data System (.Net)
  • Lead the initiative to research, analyze, and procure testing software
  • Provides weekly reports to senior management on project issues, risks, and mitigation plans
  • Assign projects, tasks, and defects to team members
  • Coordinate with project managers, end users, clients, and senior management on progress of individual projects
  • Perform 508/W3C Compliance validation: using Web Accessibility Toolbar (WAT) for Internet Explorer, Fireeyes for Firefox, and JAWS screen reader
  • Perform Regression automation testing using Rational Functional and Performance Tester
  • Verify data results are accurate through SQL Database testing
  • Test efforts using IBM Rational Suite
  • Perform defect tracking using JIRA
Confidential, Laurel, Maryland

Lead Quality Assurance Engineer/Business Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Managing 5 testers (4 seniors and 1 junior)
  • Successfully participated in SDLC (requirement gathering, development, quality assurance, and UAT meetings)
  • System Testing is performed systematically and exercise the System during development to validate that the software is operational before User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
  • Training client to perform the User Acceptance Testing (UAT) task. UAT will systematically examine and exercise the System during development to validate that the software is operational and meets documented functional requirements
  • Provides weekly reports to senior management on project issues, risks, and mitigation plans
  • 508 Compliance validation manually and using JAWS screen reader
  • Successfully trained project managers, business analysts, and developers on 508/W3C laws, regulations, and coding standards
  • Regression automation testing using E-Test Suite and Rational Functional and Performance Tester
  • Verify data results are accurate through XML and Database testing
  • Test efforts using IBM Test Manager
  • Defect Tracking using JIRA
Confidential, Columbia, Maryland

Lead Quality Assurance Engineer/Business Analyst/Project Coordinator

Responsibilities:

  • Managing 10 testers (5 overseas in India and 5 mid-level testers onsite)
  • Successfully participated in SDLC (requirement gathering, development, quality assurance, and UAT meetings)
  • Completed and implemented the Standards of Version 5 Service Contracts for Goodman client
  • Successfully completed Viking implementation of Dispatch and Claims Processing defect free into Production
  • Continuously support JLG and Goodman clients’ initiatives
  • Maintain defect free environment when new implementation on core software on Service Bench
  • Provides weekly reports to senior management and clients on project issues, risks, and mitigation plans
  • Lead QA on multitasking five projects which includes: Wal-Mart, Asurion, and NEW core product
  • Successfully accomplished the mobile application pilot testing.
  • Perform Regression automation testing using QTP and JMeter
  • Perform Defect Tracking using JIRA

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