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Senior Engineering Manager Resume

Sierra Vista, AZ

SUMMARY:

  • Provide the management of logistics, instrumentation, data collection, documentation, maintenance/calibration, fabrication, Hardware/Software development, configuration management and network set - up administration.
  • Provided 7 years of manual and automated testing skills utilizing Mercury Load Runner within the PeopleSoft, Business Objects and SAP environments utilizing VUGen, Controller and Analytical processes.
  • Performed Lead Role in Load Testing for PeopleSoft HCM, EPM and Business Objects project.
  • Assess performance objectives and current application performance within the PeopleSoft, Business Objects and SAP environments
  • Determine appropriate strategy and recommendations to remediate performance and load test problems
  • Performed quality assurance audits and corrective action as required utilizing Rational Suite products
  • Utilized SQL via TOAD to test the back end of test cases
  • Manual and Automated Business Objects Report testing experience
  • Crystal Report creation and testing experience
  • Provided performance skills utilizing Rational Robot for the automation of scripts for PeopleSoft
  • Enforced quality assurance, change control and customer service
  • Experience analyzing complex scenarios, and developing a solution for a wide audience to understand
  • Experience managing multiple projects utilizing Waterfall and Scrum Project Management methodologies
  • Experience building and leading projects with cross-functional, off-shore staff and matrix staff (including vendors) with high integration across multiple Lines of Business and technical disciplines

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

COMPUTER SKILLS: SAP R/3, Rational Test Manager, Rational Clear Quest, Rational RequisitePro, Toad, HP Performance Center, Load Runner 8.1 for the Web, Quality Center, Rational Robot (SQA), Regedit, HTML, XML, ASP, JavaScript, PeopleSoft two and three tier architectures, People Tools, Crystal Reports, Business Objects, VISIO, Remote Desktop, Oracle: SQL, PL/SQL, PL/SQL Plus, UNIX, C, PROMIS, COBOL, CICS, DB2, JCL, TSO, Paradox 4.5, Micrografx Designer, Excelerator Case Tool, DOS, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project and Method/1.

WORK HISTORY:

Senior Engineering Manager

Confidential, Sierra Vista, AZ

Responsibilities:

  • I managed 3 Section Leaders with 140 persons reporting to them supporting Logistics, Test Support and Test Technology.
  • Directed all product/service research and development engineering activities for the reporting unit. Coordinated activities with engineering, sales, marketing and operations to identify needs and provide engineering solutions.
  • Developed strategic plans, policies and procedures for research and development for both domestic and international engineering activities.
  • As Group Manager for Environmental Proving Ground (EPG) Mission Support Organization lead the department that performed design and development for various software applications related to data reduction and analysis.

Senior Load Runner Consultant

Confidential, Phoenix, AZ

Responsibilities:

  • Provided Stress test for the SAP Infrastructure team by creating Load Runner Scripts via the VUGen for the SAP R/3 environment via Load Runner 8.1.
  • Worked with Subject Mater Experts (SME) to collect, organize and analyze information from various sources (technical and non-technical) to support high quality test design.
  • Developed and validated business process scripts and scenarios for 15 high priority processes.
  • Assessed actual workload on application and defined data requirements.
  • Setup controllers, load generators and monitoring infrastructure in a variety of situations for the project.
  • Validated and calibrated the workload to match the targeted production activity and performance required via management.
  • Established the performance baseline and executed performance test and validate load accuracy.
  • Determined appropriate strategy and recommendations to remediate performance and load test problems with off-shore staff.

Senior Business Systems Analyst

Confidential, Phoenix, AZ

Responsibilities:

  • Managed the review of the project’s scope, size, budget and schedule with the developer and database administrator for compliance with customer specifications.
  • Identified and presented non-conforming issues to the project sponsor and assisted in resolution.
  • Managed changes to the scope of the project.
  • Identified potential risks to the completion of the project, including resources, costs and systems and recommended appropriate solutions.
  • I also managed project team meetings to gather project status information utilizing SCRUM methodology to provide information and guidance to the project team members.
  • I acted as the primary customer contact between the project team and the customer.

Senior Consultant

Confidential, Millington, TN / New Orleans, LA

Responsibilities:

  • Served as Lead and created test plan and project plan for the performance stress test.
  • Utilized Mercury Load Runner 8.1 for the Web for the TFARS Project to create automated load scripts for Business Objects and PeopleSoft with the VUGen to run through the Load Controller and Load Analysis tool to produce results for upper level management.
  • Worked with Subject Mater Experts (SME) to collect, organize and analyze information from various sources (technical and non-technical) to support high quality test design.
  • Developed and validated business process scripts and scenarios for 20 high priority processes.

Systems Analyst

Confidential, Phoenix, AZ

Responsibilities:

  • Utilized Load Runner 7.5 and 7.6 Web versions for the Financial Aid Paperless Project.
  • Converted scripts from SQA Robot managed scripts that I created previously to produce 15 detailed test conditions utilizing VUGen altered scripts per specification and expected test results with test data.
  • Prepared testing strategies and test scripts with VUGen to test website functionality.
  • Established the performance baseline and executed performance test and validate load accuracy.
  • Determined appropriate strategy and recommendations to remediate performance and load test problems.
  • Created Performance Test assets for load testing (scripts, scenarios, functions and process monitoring scheme) complex testing situations.
  • Worked collaboratively with the Quality Assurance department to conduct performance tests, troubleshoot issues, and improve system performance.
  • Served as project leader for the Application Performance Monitoring process using Rational Robot (SQA).
  • Managed the coding of over 20 programmers and contractors via meeting and team interaction.
  • Monitored the testing phase of the project with status meetings with the testers and communicated changes and modifications to the package.
  • Proven experience building and leading projects with cross-functional staff, including vendors with high integration across multiple Lines of Business and technical disciplines (JAD/RAD).

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