Sr. Qa Lead Engineer resume example with 6 years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Experienced QA Lead Engineer bringing 6+ years of experience in automation tool set development. Works extensively with engineering and quality teams to foster quality product development. Recognized expert in automation and performance testing with record of managing multiple competing priorities. Adept at leading onsite and offshore quality assurance teams to assess full functionality and individual modules of various programs. Well-versed in working within Agile and Scrum methodologies to complete tasks on tight schedules and within aggressive quality requirements. Proficient in selenium, scala languages and gatling tool.

  • New Product Testing
  • Test Scenarios
  • Technical Documentation
  • Performance Threshold Drafting
  • Automated testing
  • Application Programming In Java and Python
  • Policy reinforcement
  • Selenium and Scala expert
  • Gatling, JIRA, GIT, Confluence, Load Runner and STASH tools
  • SQL, MySQL
  • Agile
  • Linux
  • Project Management
  • Data and Business Analysis
  • Strategic Planning
  • System Modeling
Work History
Sr. QA Lead Engineer, 01/2018 - Current
Dish Network Corporation Orlando, FL,
  • Drove corrective and preventive actions at leadership level to accomplish project closure and recurrence control, providing necessary resources and clearing roadblocks.
  • Collaborated with developers and project managers to assess program capabilities, features and testing demands.
  • Worked in important phases of Testing Life Cycle like Smoke Testing, Integration Testing, Regression Testing, System Testing, User Acceptance Testing (UAT) and Load Testing.
  • Assessed software bugs and compiled findings along with suggested resolutions for development team members.
  • Used Quality Center to organize and manage all phases of the software testing process, including planning tests, executing tests, logging bugs, and tracking defects.
  • Reduced overall testing hours 40% by writing and optimizing automation test scripts in Selenium.
  • Supported product managers and development teams across all phases of testing from planning to execution, troubleshooting and reporting within high-volume, agile environment.
  • Tested software programs and applications written in Scala and Gatling language.
  • Worked with internal and external stakeholders and team members on quality assurance efforts for hardware components.
  • Created test cases and test scripts to maintain cohesive team approach to product development.
  • Implemented end-to-end automation for Software diagnostics, reducing test costs by 15%.
  • Demonstrated new product features and functionality to clients, managers and team members.
  • Selenium and Load-runner were utilized for developing automated test suites.
  • Trained and guided onsite and offshore team members in quality assurance standards, policies and procedures.
  • Estimated labor hours for different testing projects and functions.
QA Lead/QA Automation Engineer, 11/2016 - 12/2017
Hughes Network Systems LLC. City, STATE,
  • Implemented end-to-end automation for Software diagnostics, reducing test costs by 20%.
  • Completed both progressive and regressive testing scenarios through application of comprehensive testing frameworks encompassing both.
  • Supported DevOps integration to align software development and information technology efforts.
  • Participated in various test automation code review meetings, providing input on colleagues' coding efforts.
  • Monitored emerging test automation frameworks, technologies and best practices for useful developments.
  • Operated under Agile and Scrum frameworks to complete releases every month and well-organized sprints.
  • Recommended changes and corrections to developers for optimal software performance and usability.
  • Built automated test scripts to handle repetitive software testing work.
  • Completed in-depth usability testing on Windows, Android and iOS mobile devices.
  • Debugged code and located root causes of problems by reviewing configuration files and logs.
  • Identified and tracked defects with JIRA tool and supported developers in resolving problems by completing additional tests.
  • Utilized Agile software development methods to increase team efficiency by 30%.
QA Test Engineer, 06/2015 - 10/2016
Navel Technologies Inc City, STATE,
  • Tested hardware and software within tightly controlled sandbox environment prior to release to production.
  • Developed and executed comprehensive test plans and workforce breakdown structures for complete systems.
  • Analyzed test results and prepared system-level evaluation reports to verify and validate system performance.
  • Trained test technicians and operators on test hardware and software.
  • Reviewed, evaluated and identified requirements for testability.
  • Assisted with preparation of briefs, including Operational Test Readiness Reviews (OTRR) and other technical briefs.
  • Documented rules of engagement and defined technical procedures needed for execution of operational tests.
  • Tested, identified and troubleshot problems in field with cellular networks and data collection equipment.
  • Provided technical advice to influence and improve quality of engineering practices.
  • Composed and edited work instructions for quality and test procedures.
  • Provided technical expertise on computer networks to support IT and operational test teams.
  • Created comprehensive test plans, test scripts and use cases to support testing objectives.
  • Supported virtualized environment for servers used for testing and backend servers.
  • Coordinated scheduling of available resources to conduct assessments and prototype testing.
  • Planned, implemented, tested, and documented solutions within integrated testing facility for integration efforts and support of third-party engineers.
  • Identified areas needing improvement to review with senior leadership and develop plans for improvement.
Master of Science: Computer And Information Sciences, Expected in 05/2015
Kent State University - Kent, OH
Bachelor of Science: Electrical, Electronics And Communications Engineering, Expected in 05/2013
Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University - Hyderabad,
  • Supervised team of 6-8 QA Engineers at Onsite and Offshore.
  • Achieved load and stress testing results by introducing Gatling software for performance tasks.
  • Collaborated with team of 12-16 in the development of Census Project.

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  • Kent State University
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University

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