To secure a position within a company that would utilize my background and experiences to perform in areas of Software Quality Assurance Testing.
**/**** – 03/2018 ERP Test Engineer/Project Manager (Secret), CompQsoft, New Orleans, LA
Work closely with developers, system analyst and other members of the test department utilizing Agile Methodology to develop and maintain test cases, test documentation and test plans along with the utilization of test driven development to aid in the consolidation of Sub Naval systems into the Navy Standard Integrated Personnel System (NSIPS).
Provide test cases for User Productivity Kit (UPK) Training for delivery to the customer.
Clearly and concisely define testing objectives; report on test defects software problems and anomalies on assigned projects utilizing HP Quality Center Application Lifecycle Management.
Provide data consistency and reduce errors, improve process from manual to automated, improve manpower planning, enable better decision making and proactive reaction time, introduce additional cost savings by leveraging NSIPS and underlying PeopleSoft technology.
02/2014 – 08/2015 Performance Testing Engineer/Project Manager, Signature Consulting, Phoenix, AZ
Provided Healthcare Test Scripts which outlined end to end processing and software analysis utilizing HP’s Mercury Load Runner version 12.0 software working with the VU Gen, Controller and Analysis Tools to create performance testing scripts for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona (BCBSAZ) that were executed and compiled for statistical results.
Created the Scope document and Project Plan for the HMS project.
Interfaced with Business customers to gather requirements and work flows for Performance Testing.
08/2011 – 12/2013 Systems QA Analyst 5, Collabera, Des Moines, IA
Stress, Performance and Load (SPL) Test Lead in the Lending Quality Assurance (LQA) organization for Wells Fargo being responsible for: the coordination of performance test activities; evaluation, analysis and documentation of the performance of tested enterprise applications; providing feedback to project team and management for current and future reference.
Created a Master Test Plan for application under test and tracked Migration Test Plan milestones.
Reported weekly status highlighting success or risk against Migration Test Plan (MTP) milestones.
3/2010 – 7/2011 Senior Engineering Manager (Top Secret-SCI), ManTech International Corporation, Sierra Vista, AZ
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 by managing three Section Leaders consisting of 140 persons reporting to their teams supporting Logistics, Test Support and Test Technology for Fort Huachuca, AZ.
Directed all product/service research and development engineering activities for the Empire Challenge 10 project to identify needs and provide engineering solutions.
Developed strategic plans, policies and procedures for research and development for both domestic and international engineering activities while managing a $36 million dollar budget.
7/2008 - 02/2010 Senior Load Runner Consultant, Samved-Simply-U, Phoenix, AZ
Provided Stress Test for the SAP Infrastructure team by creating 15 high priority scripts via the VUGen, Controller, Analysis Tools and Load Generators for the SAP R/3 environment via Load Runner 8.1. Collected, organized and analyzed information from Subject Mater Experts (SME) to support high quality test design for Honeywell Aerospace/TCS.
Assessed actual workload on application and defined data requirements for load testing.
01/2008 - 06/2008 Senior Business Systems Analyst, At-Tech Staffing, Phoenix, AZ
Managed the review of the TriWest Healthcare Alliance project's scope, size, budget and schedule with the developer and database administrator for compliance with customer specifications. 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.
Managed project team meetings to gather project status information utilizing SCRUM methodology to provide information and guidance to the project team members.
2/2006 - 12/2007 Senior Testing Consultant (Secret), Diamond Data Systems, Millington, TN/New Orleans, LA
Worked on the Total Force Authorizations and Requirements System (TFARS) project for the Department of the United States Navy executing and modifying over 400 test cases to perform manual testing within a PeopleSoft and Business Objects environment.
Served as Project 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 for 20 high priority processes.
9/1998 – 2/2006 Senior Systems Analyst, Apollo Group, Inc. /Matrix Resources, Phoenix, AZ
Served as the Project Manager for the PeopleSoft Financial Aid Upgrade Project via HCM & EPM modules for the University of Phoenix managing over 50 programmers and contractors.
Utilized Load Runner 7.5 Client Server and 7.6 Web versions for the Financial Aid Paperless Project. Served as project leader for the Application Performance Monitoring process using Rational Robot (SQA) utilizing 15 detailed test conditions involving Loan Origination processes.
Performed Help Desk Support utilizing the REMEDY system for PeopleSoft Financial Aid.
M.S., Computer Science, Southern University, Baton Rouge, LA
B.S., Business Marketing, Southern University, Baton Rouge, LA