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Manager Engineer

Location:
Sparta Township, NJ, 07871
Posted:
May 21, 2020

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MARY ELLEN RANKL – CSTE

addc43@r.postjobfree.com 973-***-**** (M)

Certified Software test engineer

Highly motivated and experienced Certified Software Test Engineer, National Association of Professional Women (VIP Woman of the Year 2015), a featured member of Biltmore Who’s Who Among Executives and Professional Women and Sr. Business Analyst/Sr. Quality Assurance professional with extensive hands-on and project-management testing experience in many environments.

Areas of Strength

Problem Solving

User stories

Software/Hardware QA

SCRUM MASTER

Detailed oriented

Ecommerce

Documentation

Agile & Waterfall

Team Player or Individual

Web

Project Management

Key Skills Assessment

Business Analysis – Simplifies complex business problems by structuring data to draw out concise, relevant insights and tailoring the solutions to the need of the individual company.

Quality Assurance – Delivers quality work, providing additional insights beyond the scope of what was requested.

Professional Experience

Consultant – Project Manager/ Sr. Business Analyst/Sr. QA Analyst 2019-2019

Asset Staffing/KPMG Montvale, NJ

Led project by working with development (Digital Nexus) and Audit and Advisory users to develop and design requirements/documentation, created specifications and user documentation for a HR performance review intranet website.

Created user stories for Agile environment.

Logged defects in JIRA.

Facilitated SCRUM meetings with upper management and development.

Facilitated daily Stand Up meetings.

Followed CD/CI methodology.

Consultant – Project Manager/Sr. Business Systems Analyst 2018-2018

Avacend/UPS Parsipanny, NJ

Led project by working with development and users to develop design requirements/documentation, create specifications and user interface mock-up for AutoTel application (e-commerce).

Created BRD and FSD documents.

Performed smoke, UAT and regression testing including Cyber security.

Utilized SQL to verify files.

Created test cases/scenarios in HPQC ALM to test versions of the software.

Created user stories for Agile environment.

Facilitated SCRUM meetings with upper management and development.

Facilitated daily Stand Up meetings.

Followed CD/CI Agile methodology.

Created BPMN (Business Process Model and Notation) flow and diagram documentation.

Consultant – Sr. QA Test Lead Analyst/Sr. Learning Content Developer 2017-2018

Talentwave/Autodesk Westwood, NJ

Facilitated meetings with business stakeholders and other key individuals weekly to discuss progress of project in MS Project. It included resources, budget and milestones.

Worked with development and users to develop design requirements/documentation, create specifications and user interface mock-up for client server application (Digital Manufacturing Group).

Created test cases/scenarios to test new versions of the TruNEST nesting software.

Executed test cases and logged results/defects in JIRA in an Agile environment.

Created Technical Reference Guide for the TruNEST Contour software.

Created Learning Content/Training Documentation for a major airline manufacturer using TruNEST Contour software.

Performed UAT and regression testing including Cyber security.

Utilized SQL to verify files.

Sr. BA/QA Test Lead – 100% remote 2016–2016

Access IT Farmingdale, NY

Created BPMN (Business Process Model and Notation) flow and diagram documentation.

Organized and formalized testing practices, documentation and procedures for a small ERP software company.

Converted business (BRD) and functional (FSD) requirements into test plans and test cases in MS Excel.

Created System Test Plans for Microsoft-NAV 2016 and custom system client server applications.

Created user stories in Agile environment.

Independent Consultant – Project Manager/Sr. QA Test Lead Analyst 2015-2016

Argo Turboserve Corp Lyndhurst, NJ

Worked with the Aeronautics division, to develop design requirements/documentation, created specifications and user interface mock-ups.

Facilitated SCRUM meetings with upper management and development.

Facilitated daily Stand Up meetings.

Acted as Sr.QA Test Lead Analyst for large International Supply Chain Management (ERP) company for Microsoft-DAX 2009/2012 (AXAPTA) client server applications and e-Commerce websites using TFS in an Agile environment.

Created BPMN (Business Process Model and Notation) flow and diagram documentation.

Created reports based on input from the business units.

Created Warehouse Management System business requirements.

Completed smoke testing, regression testing and UAT testing with users.

Logged testing results in JIRA and reported to upper management.

Created test scripts based on existing functionality and new business requirements, prepared test data, executed scripts and documentation of results.

Converted business (BRD) and functional (FSD) requirements into test plans and test cases in Test Manager.

Consultant - Project Manager/Sr. Software Verification/Validation Engineer 2013 –2015

ERG/MAQUET/GETINGE Mahwah, NJ

Wrote protocols/test scripts to validate/verify (computer software validation) the Heart and Lung Machine.

Wrote Design Control documentation.

Developed QA strategies, test plans and test approaches for complex assigned projects.

Created Workflow documentation.

Utilized Trackwise for FDA documentation/repository for healthcare and medical device management.

Consultant IBM-Test Manager of Software Defect Management/Consultant 2013 –2013

IBM/EXPRESS SCRIPTS/CIGNA Franklin Lakes, NJ

Prioritized, assigned, and followed up on defect tickets sent to the Development Department for analysis/fixes for the Pharmacy Mainframe application.

Created healthcare test plans and cases.

Ensured complete testing was executed by Quality Assurance and UAT Departments and documented accordingly.

Sr. QA Test Lead Analyst/Sr. Business Analyst 2011 – 2013

Argo Turboserve Corp. Lyndhurst, NJ

Worked with the Aeronautics division, to develop design requirements/documentation, created specifications and user interface mock-ups.

Created Warehouse Management System business requirements.

Acted as Sr.QA Test Lead Analyst for large International Supply Chain Management (ERP) company for Microsoft-DAX 2009/2012 (AXAPTA) client server applications and e-Commerce websites using TFS in an Agile environment.

Logged testing results in JIRA and reported to upper management.

Created test scripts based on existing functionality and new business requirements, prepared test data, executed scripts and documentation of results.

Converted business (BRD) and functional (FSD) requirements into test plans and test cases in Test Manager.

Mentored/managed Summer intern in the QA and BA practices of the company.

Consultant-Sr. Business Analyst 2011 –2011

Toys R Us Wayne, NJ

Contributed to Technical Specification Document (TSD) after meeting with developers to gain technical requirements.

Utilized Quality Center to link business documents, test cases/plans and defects.

Met with Business Entities to write Business Requirements Documentation.

Created test plans/test cases for AS400 International applications based on Business Requirements Document (BRD).

JOB SEARCHED, VOLUNTEERED 2010 – 2011

Consultant/Project Mgr. / Sr. QA Analyst 2010 –2010

Verizon Wireless Warren, NJ

Responsible for e-commerce Media Store website enabling customers to purchase ringtones, ring back tones, MP3’s for various wireless phones utilizing Java and other technologies.

Completed smoke testing, regression testing and UAT testing with users.

Skills

Applications: Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, MS DAX 2009/2012, MS NAV 2016, MS Office 2016 Suite; MS Project; MS SQL Server; MS SQL Enterprise Manager; PVCS; TSO/ISPF, CodeWright; SQL Talk; VM Ware; SQA Robot; QTP; Team Share; Team Tracker; Clicknet; MSA Payroll/PO/AP/GL; MS Access; Ghost; ClearQuest; APL; WS-Toad; WS-FTP; Test Director; VSS; DOORS; Quality Center, MS Test Manager (Terminal Foundation Server), Rally, JIRA, SAP, Balsamiq, Terminal Server, Skype for Business, Xlite

Relational Database Management Systems: Oracle; .NET; DB2

Tools: QTP; IBM Robot; Extract DB; ClearQuest; NIKU, JIRA, XML, Visio, Trackwise, CaliberRM; Minitab

Recognitions

Biltmore Who’s Who Among Executives and Professional Women National Association of Professional Women (VIP Woman of the Year 2015)

Education/Certification & Training

Bachelor of Science (BS) in Computer Science, Englewood Cliffs College, Englewood Cliffs, NJ

Six Sigma Green Belt

Certified Software Test Engineer (CSTE)

FDA 21 CFR Part 820 Course/Exam - Managing Projects (IT) - Why You’ll Love a Mac Workshop - Six Sigma, Using Quick Test Pro (QTP) - MS-Project, Project Management A-Z, Software Quality Assurance: Delivering Consistent Quality, ITIL Awareness, SOX – Critical Thinking and Problem Solving



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