Detail-oriented, responsible, test and validation leader. Guiding teams through complex test efforts. Prioritizing the customer experience. Analyzing development documents to generate test requirements and translating needs into test cases. Partnering with vendors, execution engineers, and managers. Exhibiting cross-functional influence while emphasizing shared goals.
Microsoft, Redmond, WA
Senior Hardware Test Engineer
December 2013 - March 2018
Dell, Round Rock, TX
Lead Test Engineer
September 2005 - December 2013
Tested hardware products and associated firmware and software. Supervised local test teams of up to 10 members. Negotiated test phase transitions, communicated progress, escalated issues, and worked closely with internal and external (partner / vendor) development engineers.
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