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Engineer Manager

Glendora, CA
April 29, 2020

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Romer D Dela Rama

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Mobile 626-***-****


Over 10 years’ experience in Software Quality Assurance * Manual and Automated Test Systems * QA Team Leadership * Waterfall, V-Model and Agile Methodology background.

Proven expertise in all phases of software testing life cycle, including test planning, test analysis, test design, test cases and test process fueling swift corrective actions, significant cost savings and project engagement.

Excellent ability in using SQA tools such as HP QC/ALM, HP QTP, IBM RFT, JIRA

Accustomed to working in complex, project based environments. Multifaceted experience in QA software testing, business analyst and user-acceptance testing.

Excellent knowledge and working experience in functional, regression, system integration, performance and non-functional testing.

Skills Summary

SQA Testing & Methodologies

Test Plans, Cases & Processes

Functional Requirements

Scripting & Documentation

Regression & Negative Testing

UI & Compatibility Testing

Data Interface & Migration Testing

Performance, Load & Stress Testing

Resource Allocation and Vendor Contract Review

Defect & Bug Tracking

Test Strategies & Coverage

Mitigation Plan

Business Continuity Plan

Professional Experience

Southern California Edison

Agency: Cenergy International

April 2019 – Present

Technology: HP ALM, SAP

Software Quality Assurance Analyst – Day to day work includes review of test cases for different workstream such as Usage & Billing, CIM and Device & Field. Involved in defect triage and follow up with the team regarding the resolution/fixes and monitor the progress of ready for re-test of defects. Collaborate with Security team for the security testing by identifying test cases candidates for the security role. Champion process improvements such as defect process review, test data reservation, Defect process and improvement for the succeeding test cycles. Champion test execution result validation by partnering with the business function team and testers to validate and fix solution gaps and QA standards. Review test cases before loading to ALM and monitor the quality and accuracy of the number of test cases being loaded vs the number of test cases loaded.

Chevron Holdings Inc.

June 2011 – May 2018

Technology: HP ALM, HP QTP, JIRA, WorkSoft Certify, LoadRunner, Jenkins, SAP, JDE, Remedy, POS (Terminal)

Project Industry Supported: Oil & Gas, Financial

SQA Team

Successfully transitioned methodology from waterfall to agile for the QA team and helped other team adopt the principle and experience for an on-going project

Facilitated the daily Stand-up meetings

Acted as a gate keeper for the SQA team to religiously follow the rules and principle that govern scrum

Monitored and helped resolve issues arises throughout the course of deployment

Set-up retrospective, sprint reviews and sprint planning session

Championed quality for QA team by reviewing test scripts, test execution results validation, test scripts upload review in ALM and monitoring ready for re-test defects

Champion the Business continuity plan and disaster recovery for the QA team (both physical assets and technology)

Champion mitigation plan and risk assessment

Project Test Manager

CSR (Card System Replacement - POS)

Successfully migrated CSR (Card System Replacement) project to Singapore. Adopted the test strategy and plan to Asia Pacific country such as Malaysia, Philippines, Hong Kong, Thailand and New Zealand for future implementation.

Delivered thorough QA testing reports that determined product quality and release readiness

Created and implemented Test Plan and Strategy

Coordinated with vendors and third party (CAL – Caltex Australia) for process improvement

Responsible in estimate and budget for QA effort

Testing Services Integration Lead/ SAP Regression Test Coordinator

Work with the Project Managers in leveraging QA processes and standards to their projects

Coordinate between the Business Partners and vendors – TcoE for project engagement

Manage the resource capacity against the projects in the pipeline

Manage the monthly regression activities for SAP and JDE application through coordination with the different team leads

Manila point-of-contact for QA activities

Supervise Monthly SAP and JDE Regression Testing Activities

Analyze and report cost savings (reusable assets, automation savings, defects with potential negative production impact) to management

Developed QA standards and processes

Provided Metrics (Cost Avoidance, Reusable Assets, Defect Trends) to the Management Team

Remedy user (in-charge in logging ticket and addressing issues

Manage the monthly SAP Regression Testing for SD, MM/PP, FI modules

Act as the Defect Manager which coordinate between PAD team and TCoE (Testing Center of Excellence)

Drives the lookback session every after the monthly regression testing

Accenture Inc.

July 2006 – April 2009

Technology: HP ALM, HP QTP, IBM RFT, SAP

Project Industry Supported: Telecommunications, Oil & Gas

Senior Software Engineer

Maintains efficient job results by coaching and counseling team members;

Conducts regular team evaluations in terms of status reports, action plans, and performance;

Delegate tasks to team members on a day-to-day basis;

Ensures a high level of competency, professionalism and effectiveness among the members of the organization.

Responsible for building and delivering test cases/test scripts for EACR and CRIVR applications;

Deals with onshore counterparts to address scripts and other issues;

Coordinates with other team members in reviewing test cases before uploading in QC.

Responsible for test execution for pass1, pass2 and pass3;

Responsible for delegating tasks to other offshore team members on a day-to-day basis during EACR application execution.

Responsible for OTC / SD test execution in SAP technology;

Raises defects, updates input data and is part of peer review of checklist;

Responsible for test execution of regression testing done for 4 days every third week of the month;

Is the point of contact for OTC/SD module

Enhances test scripts/scenarios to properly execute the scripts before the execution

Sets up access of the team in Mercury Quality center

Is the primary owner of migrating manual scripts to test automation in SAP environment

Facilitates trainings, brown bags and knowledge transfer

Supports technical issues in QTP during test planning and test execution

Coordinates with the defect management team to facilitate raised issues

Automates regression test by converting manual scripts into Rational automated scripts

Fixes issues and troubleshooting problems encountered during executions

Acts as a technical support in Rational Performance Tester and Rational Functional Tester tool

Facilitates RFT training and RFT and RPT brown bags

Testing SAP platform (OTC module) using Mercury QTP

Personal Information:

Birth Date : November 11, 1980

Degree : Electronics and Communications Engineer

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