Greg Hansen

Freelance Software Tester & Technical Writer

Location:Priest River, Idaho, United States
2 Skills
Greg C. Hansen
10250 Butler Cr. Rd. - Missoula MT 59808 - __________________________________________________________________________________________
Employment Goal
Career in Software Quality Assurance

Professional Experience
Palm/Hewlett Packard Missoula MT 59802 August 2007- Present
Overall QA Lead for Third Party Navigation applications
• QA Lead responsibilities – test planning, bug /test case management, running QA related meetings, and communicating with the rest of the team
• Worked with internal developers collecting and analyzing logs help to distinguish between system and application issues
• Developed a GPS/screen dim behavior guide to help 3rd party developers avoid common mistakes
• Gained working knowledge of the webOS file system
• Mentoring new testers

Kelly Services/XXCAL Missoula, MT 59802 July 2001 – August 2007
Contractor working as a Software QA Lead for Palm Inc.
• Testing software for accessories and 3rd Party Carrier apps for Palm OS and WinMobile PDAs and smart phones. Projects included Bluetooth Keyboards, Bluetooth Headsets, SD Wifi card, and various navigation solutions
• Writing Test Plans, Test case and Bug management, and assigning work to other testers
• Communicating the quality of software to others in the company

Logistic Systems Missoula, MT 59808 June 1999- July 2001
Software Tester, Software Test Manager
• Started as an entry level tester and then moved up to lead responsibilities and managing other testers
• Helped develop process for releasing software to the rest of the company
University of Montana College of Technology Missoula MT 59801
Associate of Applied Science degree Electronics Technology
Graduated May 1996 (4.0 GPA)
General Technical
Communication oral/written webOS
Detail oriented Linux/Ubuntu
Problem solving/troubleshooting GPS technology
Fast learner Bluetooth technology
Ability to find and document software problems Windows XP/Vista/Windows 7
Management experience Microsoft Office
Palm OS

Proven record of: Reliability , Punctuality, Working well with others or individually

References References available on request