Pavel D.

Qa Engineer

555 dollar
Freelancer
8 years
Bucharest, ROMANIA

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Unified Practice BucharestJuly 2019 - Present

Unified Practice is a technology company that provides a fully integrated acupuncture software for TCM practitioners, available on iPad, web and mobile (iPhone and Android).

MISSION DESCRIPTION

  • Partner with cross-functional core stakeholders across Product Development & Product Management to lead the QA direction, facilitate key technical decision points.
  • Working closely with Product & Engineering to ensure that all deadlines and goals are met, as well as quality software is released on schedule.
  • Implementing the Enterprise Quality Assurance Automation processes, guidelines and best practices to bring in QA effectiveness.
  • Designing and maintaining Automation frameworks.
  • Development of UI Automation Framework in JAVA (RANOREX WEBTESTIT) and JAVASCRIPT (CYPRESS) using the Page Object Model with Selenium WebDriver and Page Factory.
  • Development of Performance Testing Automation Framework.
  • Making sure the rest of the team has the appropriate knowledge and tools to create automated tests in a structured way.
  • Explaining and teaching basic coding standards for more junior members of the team.
  • Analyzing the new requirements for new projects and maintenance projects to providing accurate QA estimations.
  • Managing direct reports, helping them juggle multiple projects and managing their time on short and long term projects.
  • Supporting the long-term career development of direct reports, helping them build their skills in software testing.

Skills
Confluence, TestRail, Gitlab, InVision, ServiceNow, Pendo, Amazon Web Services, Jenkins, Windows PowerShell, Selenium WebDriver, Java, JavaScript, Ranorex

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VelmoftJanuary 2019 - Present

Velmoft is a Romanian Brand dedicated to the creation of apparel. Launched with the debut of the Controverse Collection, the brand’s primarily focus is to tailor clothes using natural fabrics. The collections are defined by colorful, hand painted, unique or limited edition apparel pieces.
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2CheckoutMarch 2019 - May 2019

  • Defining the QA strategy, approach and execution in development projects.
  • Responsible for Leading and directing the QA team.
  • Leadership and technical expertise within Test Automation and Quality Assurance.
  • Accountable for the test automation projects, mentoring, and providing leadership to the Operations/QA team.
  • Participating in interviews, induction, training and performance evaluation of all Operations staff.
  • Technical leadership and expertise within the field of Quality Assurance and Testing.
  • Ensuring that the development teams adhere to the principles, guidelines and best practices of the QA strategy as defined.
  • Focusing on continuous QA improvements including usage of appropriate testing tools, test techniques, test automation.
  • Building and maintenance of quality standards as well as enforcing technical and testing standards.
  • Monitoring of all the QA activities, test results, leaked defects, root cause analysis and identifying areas of improvement. Implementing steps required to improve the processes.
  • Gathering and presenting testing metrics and testing activities for the projects to key stakeholders.
  • Ensureing the proper usage of available tools to gain the maximum benefit of the QA effort. This includes testing tools for functional, performance, automation, etc.
  • Training and continuous learning of QA staff.
  • An escalation point for all matters related to testing and quality assurance and operating as a primary point of contact for the QA team.
  • Development of the QA strategy, methodology, discipline and framework. Driving and improving the QA team in areas of automated testing and agile testing.
  • Provideing technical expertise in Test Automation, Testing Methodologies, Testing Processes, Tools and Techniques across the teams.
  • Working with Product managers, Development managers and the Software Development Director to develop and execute QA strategies to meet and exceed department and corporate quality goals.
















RIA BrasovOctober 2018 - March 2019

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R/GA BucharestNovember 2017 - October 2018

R/GA is a full service digital agency creating products, services and communications to help grow our client's businesses in the connected age.

MISSION DESCRIPTION

  • Actively participating in the recruitment process on the QA side
  • Mentoring QA intern, junior and mid team members
  • Developing career plan and path for the new and existing hires
  • Offering support in applying to courses or desired certifications
  • Performing manual and automated tests related to client products.
  • Creating test documentation: test scripts, test scenarios, checklists.
  • Adopting and applying test strategies and methodologies.
  • Being part in generating and identifying relevant test data.
  • Participate to each key phase during the product life-cycle.
  • Design test strategies: select the appropriate methods based on defined objectives including cost, efficiency, effectiveness, and balancing available resources, using information and business systems to support planning and tracking of activities.
  • Designing and creating Automation framework based on client's needs
  • Designing, creating and execution Automated test
  • Supporting performance testing tasks utilizing APM tools in the performance test environment to identify any performance issues prior to deployment to the production environments.
  • Providing reporting and metrics on the performance and health of the overall system
  • Responsible for the health of the APM monitoring environment for Dynatrace globally
  • Responsible for Administration, Maintenance and Support of large Dynatrace Appmon & UEM production and test environments.
  • Completed requests within operating level agreements.
  • Develop standards, KPIs, procedures, training manuals and other documentation for projects or internal use.

SKILLS
Jira, Confluence, GIT, Netlify, Contentful, Zeplin, Windows PowerShell, SQL Server, SQL Server, TestRail, Reply.ai, Microsoft Visual Studio, Amazon Web Services, ServiceNow, Dynatrace, C#, Selenium WebDriver, Invizion

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Eved BrasovJune 2016 - November 2017

Eved has agreed to provide to the client (DELL, APPLE, ELI LILLY) aggregate buying power and maximized budget solutions, automate compliance and payments thus making budget overages a thing of the past.

MISSION DESCRIPTION

  • Leading, mentoring and maximizing performance of the QA team members within a fast paced environment
  • Ensuring the continuous training of team members on aspects of the QA systems
  • Estimating team members work and prioritizing work load in order to increase effectiveness and efficiency
  • Proactively identifying and resolving gaps in knowledge, as well as developing the team in delivering quality coaching, training and feedback.
  • Building team spirit, participation and recognition among individuals by providing regular feedback on performance.
  • Delivering and encouraging two-way communications within the team, including the effective delivery of team briefs, huddles and 1-2-1s
  • Conducting regular quality assessments with each team member, 1-2-1s, annual performance reviews setting objectives and development plans
  • Creating detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test
  • Evaluating the duration of testing processes
  • Participating in customer meetings from the starting point of creating business specifications
  • Estimating, prioritizing, planning, and coordinating testing activities.
  • Designing and reviewing use cases/ test cases
  • Exploring automation capabilities
  • Developing an Automation Framework which impacts the entire product
  • Selenium WebDriver (programming language C#)
  • Performing thorough regression testing when defects are resolved.
  • Setting up and supporting of testing environments on local and remote servers.
  • Designing, configuring, and implementing complex Dynatrace deep diagnostics solutions across the Cloud enterprise platform.
  • Deployment and configuring of Dynatrace UEM agents including the troubleshooting down to the individual user level.
  • Assisting the business teams to develop policies, alerts, dashboards and custom configurations for visibility into the environment
  • Creating documentation, best practices in developing and deploying Dynatrace.

SKILLS
Jira, Confluence, Dynatrace, ServiceNow, TestRail, SQL Server, SVN, Team City, Microsoft Visual Studio, Amazon Web Services, C#, Selenium WebDriver, Windows PowerShell, Selenium IDE, Dynatrace

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Dell International Services BrasovJuly 2015 - June 2016

Deutsche Telekom AG engaged in the provision of telecommunication.

MISSION DESCRIPTION

  • Reviewing requirements specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback.
  • Creating detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases.
  • Estimating, prioritizing, planning, and coordinating testing activities.
  • Maintenance of test cases and test plans.
  • Identifying, recording, documenting thoroughly and tracking bugs.
  • Performing thorough regression testing when defects are resolved.
  • Testing virtualized environments.
  • Creating automated tests based on defined test cases
  • Cloud Based Environments.
  • SQL programming knowledge and experience with relational databases.
  • Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) Testing.
  • Configuration and administration of Dynatrace Application Performance Monitoring (APM) suite of tools to support overall performance management efforts

SKILLS
Jira, Confluence, BugZilla, Vmware vSphere, Microsoft Azure, C#, Selenium WebDriver, Amazon Web Services, Dynatrace, ServiceNow, GIT, Donald(Jenkins), SqlDeveloper, UNIX, Advanced REST client, Linux

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Pentalog BrasovJune 2014 - June 2015

Offering award-winning software and consulting, our client is the partner of choice for open source software adoption, governance and management to enterprises of every size. They help their customers harness the power of open source technologies and methods for faster innovation, greater creativity and improved efficiency.

PROJECT
Pentalog has agreed to provide to the client a fully functional offshore development center (ODC) setup with a dedicated team of engineers. This team works with client engineers for the design, development, software programming, testing, configuration and integration, on an ongoing basis consistent with client’s instructions and the specifications. The developed web application allows the building of a knowledge base regarding open source information, as well as analysis of software IP and open source risk profiling on software components. Overall, it enhances the open source software management through better control of existing code, improvement strategies and continuous learning.

MISSION DESCRIPTION

  • Plan, design, write and execute different types of manual tests.
  • Analyze functional documentation and raise nonconformities.
  • Identify nonconformities, document them according to agreed processes in issue tracking system and check fixes when available.
  • Installing and maintaining different testing environments.
  • Writing the code coverage documentation. Work closely with the development team to investigate and solve major software incidents.
  • Participating and actively contributing to Automation workshops
  • Development of Automation tests
  • Participation in daily reporting sessions via video-conferences.
  • Participation to user stories analysis and complexity estimations.

SKILLS
Jira, Confluence, Oracle VM Virtualbox, Vmware vSphere, GIT, Donald(Jenkins), MySQL

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Synertrade BrasovDecember 2013 - July 2014

PROJECT
Synertrade is a company specialized in the development of software solutions and consulting dedicated to Purchasing.

MISSION DESCRIPTION

  • Creation and execution of test cases.
  • Manual testing on new application releases.
  • Bug reproduction, description and reporting.
  • Collaboration with the development team in order to ensure that defects are dealt with accordingly and that the applications comply with the required quality standards.

SKILLs
Jira, Oracle VM Virtualbox, Microsoft SQL Server

My stack

Software testing

Web Testing, API testing, Cypress, Selenium WebDriver, Software testing, TestRail

Languages

PHP, Java, PowerShell, ABAP, Python, JavaScript

Environment of Development

Microsoft Visual Web Developer, Unity 3D, SVN

Middleware

Jenkins

Technologies

Amazon Web Services (AWS), TeamCity

Frameworks

REST

Databases

Oracle, MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server

Multimedia

Adobe Audition

Graphic

InVision, 3D Blender

Others

Service Now, Quality Assurance

IT Infrastructure

Virtual Box, Git, Linux, VMware vSphere, Azure, Unix, Dynatrace, VMware

Analysis methods and tools

Selenium, Confluence, Ranorex, Bugzilla, JIRA

ERP&CRM

SAP

My education and trainings

Bachelor's Degree in Applied Informatics - German teaching section, Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics - Transilvania University of Brasov2008 - 2013