Career Profile

15+ years experience and training as a Software Test and Quality Assurance Engineer. Passionate about quality and a positive customer experience. Meticulous attention to detail and accuracy.

Experiences

Quality Assurance, Senior Software Tester

FEB 2018 - PRESENT
Permanent Legacy Foundation

Test Permanent.org, a Digital Archive dedicated to perennial data storage that will transcend technology over time

Write automated integration tests in Typescript using Jasmine and Protractor

Verify system access with MFA

Test upload and processing of all file types and sizes for performance and scalability

Test integration with Facebook and Dropbox for importing files, images, and videos

Validate role-based functionality

Software Quality Engineer

JAN 2016 - NOV 2016
CS Disco

Tested e-Discovery software, focusing on fast and accurate search results with complex filters and search visualization, using Elastic search

Tested ingesting, validating, and culling large and complex data sets

Ran automated test scripts, analyzed failures, worked with developers to identify cause of failures in code, and fix broken tests where necessary

Senior Software Tester

JUL 2012 - DEC 2015
HomeAway

QA Team Lead for global vacation rental web application

Executed test automation suite against 5 locales (EN, DE, FR, ES, IT) for new builds, analyzed results, investigated failures, worked with offshore resources to identify test cases needing automation

Deployed builds daily to shared and local test environments, tested newly delivered code, validated A/B test settings and 3rd party integration points (Expedia, Orbitz, Inns.com)

Managed weekly releases of new features and defect fixes, including risk assessment of late check-ins, created release notes

Senior QA Engineer

APR 2011 - JUL 2012
PeopleAdmin

QA Team Lead for SaaS HR/Talent Management web application developed with Ruby on Rails

Developed, executed, and maintained automation test scripts using Cucumber

Reported status of test coverage and execution, defects, and new feature progress to stakeholders, including CEO

Senior QA Engineer

JUL 2009 - APR 2011
Dovetail Software

Developed and maintained automated test scripts using StoryTeller, a Selenium driven TDD tool for .NET projects

Closely reviewed commits and commit comments to ensure sufficient test coverage and defect verification

Committed fixes of minor defects such as spelling/grammatical errors and localization issues

Senior QA Engineer

AUG 2006 - JUL 2009
Borland Software

Worked on Agile Scrum team to deliver Enterprise Application Lifecycle Management software, specifically the Agile Management component (Borland TeamFocus)

Contributed to development and maintenance of WATIR test automation scripts

Software QA Analyst

FEB 2004 - AUG 2006
360Commerce (now Oracle Retail)

Tested Retail Point-Of-Sale, Back Office, and Central Office software, working closely with developers and business analysts regarding requirements and test cases

Software QA Analyst

FEB 2003 - DEC 2003
Internet AutoParts

Tested entire eCommerce website as well as XML request and response documents third party gateways

Contract Test Engineer for BroadJump

NOV 2002 - JAN 2003
AustinTest

Tested High Speed Internet DSL Installation and migration programs across multiple Operating Systems with a variety of internal and external modems

Extended Service Sales Representative,

OCT 1999 - SEPT 2002
Dell Computer Corporation

Tested the Dell Order Management System application migration to SQL server, and the implementation of the Dell Customer Support System for functionality and usability

Improved automation of quote process by testing MS Access macro