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Software Quality Assurance Engineers are in charge of testing software systems and ensuring quality. The average resume example for Software Quality Assurance Engineers mentions duties like checking source code, testing product functionality, running tests, identifying bugs, and returning the product to developers for modification. Based on our collection of resume samples, the most sought-after skills in a Software Quality Assurance Engineer are leadership, programming skills, attention to details, time management, and problem solving orientation. Eligible candidates hold a Bachelor's Degree in software engineering or computer science.

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Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Senior QA Engineer for the Accounts Receivable, Financial Management, Income Reporting AS/400 QA teams on multiple projects.

  • Successfully led two Web Testing project as Project Leader.
  • Created and implemented multiple testing process documents for the Web Testing projects.
  • Created detailed functional and system/integration test plans.
  • Performed system install testing prior to beta and GA.
  • Created testing process procedure changes for the corporate Quality Manual.
  • Achieved ISO9000 certification for my product set and to ensure compliance with those standards.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Business Management
2

Senior Software Quality Assurance Engineer, Team Lead

QA Product Team Lead for US Params product. Responsible for leading an offshore team of QA engineers in validating releases of software used by large financial institutions for filing Federal auditing reports. Each quarterly cycle demanded planning, preparation, and hands-on execution of testing for SQL Server and Oracle packages to a high degree of accuracy and reliability under stringent schedule limits. The typical test cycle lasted four weeks from specification to release and was conducted in an iterative sequence requiring close coordination among development, business analyst and QA teams.

  • Promoted to team technical lead within six months of hiring on the basis of rapid ramp-up in product expertise and demonstrated initiative.
  • Assumed full responsibility for US Params Quality Assurance in June 2009.
  • Delivered quarterly releases as lead /tester and reduced customer defects by 80% over four quarters.
  • Managed an off-shore QA team effectively to meet testing goals on target despite increasing workload during corporate downsizing.
  • Fostered solid working relationships among interdisciplinary groups including development, support and product management.
  • Successfully adapted SQA processes to compensate for reduced QA staffing by effective prioritization of tasks and involvement of non-QA resources.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Aeronautics And Astronautics
MA
Master of Arts
3

Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Involved in test activities for different projects (web based, e-commerce, client-server applications)

  • Created Test strategies, based on the analysis of documentation to achieve the best result.
  • Analyzed requirements and developed test plans, test scenarios, and test cases.
  • Executed test cases for functional, validation, end-to-end, and regression testing for Web application.
  • Performed SQL statements for set up data and retrieved data for tests.
  • Analyzed applications and errors, escalated issues to developers, and verified fixes.
  • Developed test summary reports for upper management.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Computer Science
4

Manager Software Quality Assurance Engineering

Directed multiple global QA teams to ensure the highest quality standards and fulfillment of requirements across the corporation. Acted as QA lead and point of contact for major releases and point release. Recruited and trained five team members and assigned to Scrum teams. Conducted performance reviews; determined salary increases, bonuses, and promotions. Collaborated with Development and Product Management teams to define and execute release objectives. Set up projects in HP Quality Center for all phases of a release cycle; Smoke, Acceptance, Functional, Regression, and Production. Protected QA environments during change management initiatives, database changes, promotion and deployment, synchronization and builds.

  • Worked closely with Monster Global QA to determine best practices across the organization.
  • Led and achieved on time delivery of multiple MGS Career Centers; OhioMeansJobs, VA for Vets, Army Portal, US Tech Vets, New England Tech Vets, and Northern Virginia Technical Council.
  • Spearheaded the rewrite of all MGS regression testcases. Team surpassed goal and reduced total regression test case count 12% to 17%.
  • Mantained a global QA project tracking document which identified where projects statuses where failing at any time during the release phase.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
C
Certificate
AS
Computer Technology
5

Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Performed manual and automated testing for the company's Execute360 product (workflow management and archiving systems)

  • Reported and tracked bugs, replicated reported customer bugs, verified bug fixes and new functionalities, regression tested new releases, supported developers by examining logs and debug files
  • Wrote test plans and test cases based on software requirements specifications
  • Wrote SQL queries to validate data of scanned business documents, folders and images
  • Provided metrics report on server performance under volume
  • Installed and configured Execute360 product in test environments which consisted of different Windows Server versions and different versions of database (MS SQL, Oracle)
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
Client / Server Programming
BS
Business
6

Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Promoted to Software Quality Assurance Engineer after the acquisition of SAFCO by [company name]. Led the testing of a Web Application to enable Wireless Service Providers to setup and optimize coverage and performance for cellular networks.

  • Improved customers ROI by ensuring software was reliable and accurate by performing Load, System, User Acceptance and Performance Testing.
  • Wrote Test Plans and Test Cases (Including Regression, Performance, Benchmark, Stress and Functionality Testing).
  • Eliminated human errors and establish consistent test results by utilizing CANOO WEBTEST to create automated test scripts for web applications.
  • Evaluated and proposed different Testing Tools, Utilities and Methodologies for testing.
  • Provided recommendations to developers on implementing more user-friendly features.
  • Generated high quality deliverables by establishing testing methodologies and techniques.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Computer Science
7

Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Produced and implemented Quality Systems and procedures throughout the project/software life cycle to align with IEEE, SEI CMM Level 2, and ISO 9001 standards and guidelines

  • Managed database tracking of QA and project activities that reported deficiencies/nonconformance
  • Examined shipping and receiving operations such as packaging, crating, and sealing to ensure conformance with prescribed procedures
  • Conducted Software Unit development and project compliance audits
  • Implemented and managed a Quality Assurance Reference Library and maintained design and code inspection defect database on all CSCs
  • Conducted all Quality Assurance S/W life cycle tasks including requirements and design reviews, code inspection, unit and system/acceptance tests witnessing
  • Participated in all meetings and developed positive relationships with the Software Configuration Control Board
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Advertising Design
8

Software Quality Assurance Engineer

QA engineer for Interactive Experiences and Games (IEG); Lead QA engineer for mobile devices

  • Led the quality assurance effort for the deployment of 10 new products including the HTML5 video player, The Voice Play-along, and the NBC app, winner of the 2011 Mobile Excellence Award in "Best Mobile Application for Entertainment"
  • Ensured compatibility across multiple browsers and devices for products such as the NBC video player and show-based interactive games
  • Coordinated with the QA team and product developers to ensure proper function of online voting prior to air-time, including user interface and metrics tracking
  • Advanced organizational QA practices by refining QA Certification Reports, test strategy reviews, test case reviews, and pre-launch release planning sessions
  • Performed QA testing procedures including black box testing, white box testing, user acceptance testing, and maintenance regression testing
  • Evaluated testing and inspection plans; developed and documented test scripts, test cases, defect tracking and report generation; reviewed run-time documentation for defects and issues
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BA
History
9

Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Performed audits which examine processes and activities to ensure compliance with specified requirements and/or standards and ensures records are established of each audit and applicable corrective actions have been tracked to closure.

  • Reviewed project artifacts such as planning documents, applicable standards, requirements, test cases and procedures, source code and result documentation.
  • Ensured SQA tasks were performed in software lifecycle data item reviews such as completing the applicable SQA document review checklist, logging the document review activity into the SQA Activity Log, and ensuring action items were tracked to closure.
  • Witnessed software builds and running of selected tests to ensure the process integrity of the software loading and testing process.
  • Closed out review records and approved the formal release of project artifacts.
  • Participated as an internal quality auditor on AVISTA's internal audit team to ensure compliance with ISO9001:2008.
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Electrical Engineering
10

Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Work with diverse teams of Quality Assurance and Software Engineers to ensure software & systems meet production level requirements

  • Developed automated test scripts for ACT (Automated Call Testing) framework in Scala programming language. Utilized ANT through UNIX to invoke test execution
  • Led browser plugin project and executed hundreds of test cases across three browsers on two different operating systems. Used Fiddler to monitor all HTTP request, API CALL and GET, JSON and XML met requirements
  • Executed dozens of REST API calls with Poster to trigger emails, created users within database and modified credentials throughout API within two hours while UI was in development. Wrote SQL queries to verify modified data displayed in UI matched backend database
  • Participated in product requirement meetings for HDAP PBX system and assisted in development of cases for regression testing which led to a more reliable product leading to greater customer satisfaction
  • Conducted automated mobile testing on Android & iOS platforms using SeeTest with scripts written in Java/Assisted in evaluation said tool
  • Wrote and reviewed Selenium scripts in Java for HDAP UI
  • Manually tested HTML 5.0 Desktop application and took over as lead tester
  • Is Scrum master of team of 7 people and coordinate daily stand ups and bi weekly meetings
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job

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