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Grand Prairie, Texas, 75052, United States
May 25, 2010

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Strong experience with manufacturing & ERP software, particularly with QAD Business Enterprise and Oracle Manufacturing Applications. Thorough understanding of the software Product Development and Quality Assurance process including test plans, execution, metrics, automation and testware design, as well as Business Analysis and Product Management. Solid understanding and experience of core testing methodologies and software development life cycles. Demonstrated ability to manage and deliver products and projects on schedule, both in a business and financial planning setting, as well as in a manufacturing and QA environment.

• QA Test/Agile Methodology

• SDLC experience

• Test Automation/Metrics

• HP Quality Center/QTP

• Defecting Tracking

• Supervisor/Mentor

• Oracle MFG/Financial Apps

• Business Analysis

• Product Management


QAD Inc., Santa Barbara, CA 2/04 to 02/09

A global software company specializing in Manufacturing and Business Intelligence software solutions, Enterprise Asset Management, Enterprise Resource Planning Software & Systems, and Supply Chain Management Software.

Senior QA Engineer

Supported the R&D group on Manufacturing and Business Enterprise solutions. Created test plans, Functional test scripts (Black-box), Business Cycle test scripts (White-box), and System Test scripts. Performed all phases of testing involved in the product life cycle: Expertise with Unit Test, Black-box, White-box, System, Integration, Interoperability, User Acceptance, Test Automation, defect analysis and resolution. Mentored junior members of the QA group.

• Delivered and managed Temporary PO Pricing project, which became standard product in Q4 of 2008. Successful on-time delivery and implementation created a $3 million extension contract with global partner.

• Created and implemented testware and testing metrics that enabled Eaton to customize their Product Line module to reduce their operating cost by 11%.

• Successfully delivered ahead of schedule, to Lear Seating an enhanced packing and shipping module in which the company realized a 12% increase in the efficiency and speed of delivering seating and dash-board components to Ford’s Motor Company’s assembly lines.

• Created System Test and User Acceptance testing (for all of QAD’s MFG/Pro baseline suite of products) documentation and certification methodology that increased testing efficiency and reduced test duration up to 50%.

• Played a lead role in the development and successful implementation of QAD’s GTA Toolset, a proprietary automation testing tool for QAD’s suite of products.

ORACLE CORPORATION, Redwood Shores, CA 3/02 to 12/03

Leader in the global business software, specializing in developing and marketing database management systems and enterprise software products.

QA Project Leader

Project Lead for Manufacturing Applications suite of products. Developed, tested, analyzed and established new benchmarks for continuous improvement. Managed defect tracking and resolution utilizing HP Quality Center. Assigned and supervised testing activities in conjunction with planned software releases, as well as existing customer licensed software.

• Created test plans and system testing deliverables for Family Pack of Discrete Manufacturing Applications utilizing comprehensive and rigorous software development methodology, delivering best-in-class software application products.

• Performed test certification for current and upcoming releases (Family Pack G, H and I) of Discrete Mfg. Products, closely adhering to benchmarked QA procedures and methodologies.

• Created and executed WinRunner/QTP test automation scripts for existing releases, reducing the need for manual testing efforts and man-hour resources by at least 25% for each aforementioned software release.

• Conceptualized and created System Test scripts and executed test runs for Family Pack G, H and I, and performed on-going certification testing procedures for customer-driven product fixes and enhancements.

• Played a key contributor to the documentation and procedure of bug reporting/fix policy, in which duplicate/redundant defect filings were significantly reduced. Participated in the Transfer-Of-Knowledge of Discrete Manufacturing to other product team members where needed. Managed software code source control, testing processes and software deployment.

• Supervised and mentored team members on test plan and execution strategies, troubleshoot problems and issues, and identified and implemented QA processes and procedures using a Continuous Improvement approach, resulting in successful reduction in the test duration by 12 days.

ORACLE CORPORATION, Santa Monica, CA 6/00 to 3/02

Sr. Product Analyst

Supported Project Intelligence/Financial Applications software solutions. Gathered and analyzed business requirements, produced specification documents (High Level/Low Level), analyzed and created data models for customers for potential software design and implementation.

• Collaborated on Oracle Projects and Financials team to design, build and successfully deliver an Enterprise Wide Business Intelligence Solution for the Financial Applications market.

• Identified customer business requirements by collaborating with members from the Finance, Operations, and Indirect consulting group to develop a reporting tool: Project Intelligence – Measures standardized and incorporated into a Project Intelligence solution.

• Gathered, analyzed, and compiled key performance metrics, both at current date, historically, and prospectively for incorporation into the Oracle Projects solution.

• Reviewed and recommended enhancements to development designs and data models. Created and delivered high quality product collateral (HLDs, RCDs, System Test docs, and customer requirements) for Financial Applications releases

• Implemented Oracle Financial Applications EDW 11.5.8 data interface with Discoverer 4.0 enabling data to be shared seamlessly facilitating ease of use to customers.

• Performed Treasury Analysis and data implementation, successfully integrated with the Financial Intelligence solution as a standard product.

ORACLE CORPORATION, Redwood Shores, CA 4/98 to 6/00

Sr. Quality Assurance Engineer

Worked in the Automotive QA group, writing test scripts and performing tests (manual and automated) for Oracle’s suite of automotive Supply Chain software releases.

• Designed and executed Unit Test/System Test/Regression Tests for Release 11i and 12 Release Management products utilizing SuiteRunner, Silk, and WinRunner automated testing tools.

• Certified weekly patches for R10.7, R11.0 and R11i prior to release; certification process involved utilizing all the functional interfaces of the manufacturing modules.

• Coordinated with Product Management and Development groups to code, compile, and test new software releases and technology stacks.

• Interfaced with Radley-CARaS, Oracle’s automotive partner, to provide OEM and Tier-1 suppliers a seamless flow of industry standard EDI coding and transaction information.

• Led a team in the design, implementation, and successful on time delivery of GM EDIFACT, an internationally established EDI standard for automotive customers utilizing R10.7 and R11 products.


Bachelor of Arts - MATERIALS AND LOGISTICS MANAGEMENT (Purchasing and Operations)

Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan


Computer Languages: PL/SQL, UNIX Shell Script, Perl, Visual Basic, .NET, HTML, XML, JAVA

Software: Oracle 8i, 9i, 10.7, 11i, Oracle Reports/Forms/Developer 2000, Microsoft Word, Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, Dreamweaver

Automated Testing Tools: GTA Tool Set (QAD), WinRunner (Mercury Interactive), Quick Test Professional (QTP), HP Test Director, SILK (Segue), SuiteRunner (ORACLE)

Operating Systems: Windows XP/2000/NT, UNIX, MS-DOS, BPCS, AS/400

Certification: ISTQB – Certified Tester, Foundation Level (CTFL)

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