Detail-oriented and responsible testing leader guiding teams through complex test efforts. Prioritizing quality control and consistency, analyzing development documents to generate test requirements and translate 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, including full-time and contract employees.
Negotiated test phase transitions, communicated progress, escalated issues and worked closely with internal and external (partner / vendor) development engineers.
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