CV / English / Quality Assurance Lead

Natalie R. Smith

Email: [email protected]

Phone: +1 (555) 123-4567

Address: 8502 Emerald Drive, Techville, TX 75001

Professional Summary

Accomplished Quality Assurance Lead with over 8 years of experience in the tech industry. Adept at leading QA teams in delivering high-quality software products through comprehensive testing methodologies. Proven track record in improving product quality, increasing customer satisfaction, and reducing defects through strategic quality assurance processes and efficient team management.

Core Competencies

  • Quality Assurance Strategies
  • Test Automation & Manual Testing
  • Agile & Scrum Methodologies
  • Team Leadership & Development
  • Risk Management
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Test Planning & Execution
  • Documentation & Reporting

Technologies and Certifications

  • Languages & Frameworks: Java, Selenium WebDriver, Cucumber, Postman
  • Tools & Platforms: JIRA, Confluence, Jenkins, Git
  • Certifications: Certified Software Test Engineer (CSTE), ISTQB Foundation Level

Professional Experience

Lead QA Engineer - Tech Innovations Inc. | Techville, TX | June 2018 - Present

  • Led a team of 10 QA engineers in a fast-paced development environment.
  • Implemented automated test frameworks, reducing manual testing effort by 50%.
  • Enhanced the defect identification process, improving product quality by 25%.

Senior QA Analyst - Software Solutions Ltd. | Austin, TX | March 2015 - May 2018

  • Coordinated testing activities for multiple high-profile projects.
  • Played a key role in transitioning the team to agile methodologies, improving project delivery times by 30%.
  • Mentored junior QA analysts, fostering a culture of continuous learning.

QA Analyst - Digital Dynamics | Dallas, TX | September 2013 - February 2015

  • Developed and executed test cases for web and mobile applications.
  • Contributed to the development of the company‚Äôs first comprehensive QA documentation.

Education and Training

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science University of Texas at Dallas, May 2013

ISTQB Certified Tester Foundation Level International Software Testing Qualifications Board, August 2014

Referees

Available upon request.