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Benjamin Anderson - Freelance Book Writing & Creative Writing
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I am a freelancer who is looking for a job to help get himself into the writing scene. I can write just about anything from fiction, news, reports, and speeches. And if i don't know how, I will research it and find out. In addition to my writing I am also looking to get into voice over acting.
Boise, Idaho, United States

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CeeBis Da Original - Freelance Music Production & Music Arrangement
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Chuck Holt - Freelance Graphic Design & Brochure Design
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General Experience Summary: Chuck has 33 years experience as a Graphic Artist. He has had a wide range of both government and commercial clients. He has experience in creating proposal graphics and covers, proposal preparation, graphic design, very complex technical illustrations, poster design, logo design, and trade show exhibits. Senior Graphic Designer with Northrop Grumman since April 2000 creating proposal graphics and cover packages for many high yield proposals including RFPs to the Air Force, Army, Navy and Marines. Prior to joining Northrop Grumman Mr. Holt had 22 years experience in graphic design and technical illustration with Tech Reps Inc where he created highly detailed cutaway and "see through" drawings and airbrush paintings for Sandia National Laboratories, US Air Force and other clients. Applied Technical Experience Summary: Software: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Microsoft Word, and PowerPoint. Education/Training: Certificate in Architectural Drafting from Albuquerque Technical Vocational Institute 1976 Dreamweaver class from University of New Mexico Continuing Education 2000
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
Gail Shepherd - Freelance Writing & Article Writing
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Twenty-five years experience editing and copy editing in many forms: fiction (adult and children's literature, mass market & genre); nonfiction; journalism (entertainment, food, crime, politics); radio scripts; newsletters and blogs. Whiz at all forms of editing, from full rewrites to line editing and proof reading. Familiar with fiction markets, submitting to agents, query letters, etc.
Lake Worth, Florida, United States
Barb McMahon - Freelance Travel Writing & Editing
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Barb McMahon PO Box 273 25 Perth St. Lyn, ON K0E1M0 Phone: 613-802-8653 E-mail: traveller1230@hotmail.ca Related Work History 2010-present, Manager Howard Travel In my current position, I am responsible for creating reports for BSP Canada and for ensuring that payroll is accurate. I must also ensure that all rules and regulations established by TICO, IATA and ACTA are all enforced on a daily basis. It is pertinent that my communication skills, both written and oral, are excellent, as I am in constant communication with the public as well as a variety of travel boards. It is also part of my job description to design and create semi-annual travel brochures that are distributed to the citizens in our area. 2011-2012, Travel Columnist The Observer Prior to the insolvency of one of our local newspapers, The Observer, I was their travel columnist. All articles were based on trips taken by myself and the others under my management in a travel agency. 2007-2009, Curriculum Editor Fulford Academy As a department within an English language boarding school, my team and I wrote, edited, created and distributed a curriculum for Korean students learning English as a second language. The project is currently in use in Wonderland schools throughout Korea. 2003-2005, Communications Department Staff Mohawk College of Applied Arts and Technology While acquiring my travel and tourism diploma, I was recruited to work in the communications department at Mohawk College. It was my duty to assist adult students with their written communication skills as well as their oral skills and helping them to understand and correct their errors. Education 2008-Present, Niagara College, Criminal Psychology and Behaviour 2005, Mohawk College of Applied Arts and Technology, Tourism and Travel Diploma Courses Taken: Marketing Travel Geography I-IV Sales Human Relations Office Administration Communications 2001, Brock University, Honours Accounting Courses Taken: Microeconomics Statistics Macroeconomics Calculus Accounting I-II Law Computer Skills I have a great working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Simply Accounting, InDesign and Internet Explorer. I have also worked with both Apollo and Sabre Computer Reservation Systems. Languages I am fluent in English and have a good understanding of French. I learn languages easily and am always trying to learn phrases in other languages. Fields of Interest I am interested in all types of natural healing and have been learning about and working with the various types for a period of time. I am also interested in world culture and language. Awards, Fellowships, Grants 2005, Mohawk College of Applied Arts and Technology, Silver Medal 2005, Mohawk College of Applied Arts and Technology, Tourism and Travel Excellence Award Licenses and Certificates 2011, Supervisor/Manager TICO Certification 2010, CTC Certification 2009, TICO Certification 2008, Second Level Reiki Certificate 2008, First Level Reiki Certificate 2005, Honours on CITC Access exam
Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Michelle Fetters Steen - Freelance Editing & Proofreading
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EDUCATION Graduate with Bachelor of Liberal Studies Degree University of Iowa, 1992 Completed Institute of Children's Literature course, 1986 Attended University of Iowa, 1973-1976 Attended Iowa State University, 1972-1973 Graduate of Indianola Senior High School, 1972 WORK EXPERIENCE 2006-Present - Dance team coach. Requires choreography, teaching, writing dance step notes, cutting music, marketing the team 1995-Present - Publisher, editor, proofreader, writer for The City Gate Christian Newspaper, Indianola, Iowa 2001-Present - Small business retailer on the Square in Indianola, Iowa 1988-2010 - Dance instructor for children 3 to 6 years old. Also created a dance team for high school girls Summers of 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975 - Data Processing Department, State of Iowa 1968 - First job at Alice's Doll Hospital, Indianola, Iowa PERSONAL INFORMATION OF INTEREST 1983 - Wrote a children's book of bedtime stories; stories told to my boys when they didn't want to go to bed. Illustrations done by my mother and myself 1999-2009 - With the help of my parents, organized a New Year's Eve event on the Square in Indianola, with only two weeks of planning time once we had the idea. The need for a way to celebrate the change from 1999-2000 in computers caused the Y2K fear, nationwide. Associated Press picked the story up, so people around the Indianola area heard of the event in that way as well as word of mouth and newspaper. Estimated 800-1,000 people were in attendance, on 12/31/99. We held it every year after that until the year my father died, December 8, 2010. 2009-Present - President of Warren County Child Abuse Prevention Council, Indianola, Iowa 2004-Present - Asked to be on Board of Warren County Child Abuse Prevention Council, based in Indianola, Iowa. 2007-2011 - Member of Indianola Kiwanis Club, serving as Vice-President and President during that time 2006 - Completed classes for non-profit management certification, through Faith-Based Initiative and ISU Extension 2000-Present - Organize and facilitate meetings of the Downtown Development Group in Indianola, which consists of merchants with businesses around Indianola Square Grandmother - as of this date (1/22/12): 1 grandson, 1 granddaughter Mother - three grown children: 2 sons, 1 daughter, 1 daugher-in-law 1986-Present - Share Jafra Skin Care products 1984-1986 - Sold Mary Kay Cosmetics August 23, 1975 - Married, and am married to same man. Not many women can say that today. 1956-Present - Began taking dance classes and now teach and perform at various venues Birthday - April 3, 1954
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Natasha Ramasray - Freelance Social Marketing & Blog Writing
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I am currently working as online community manager. I handle the social media strategy and implementation for 2 large South African radio stations in South Africa, My passion is social media, and I would love take on any new work in the field. WORK EXPERIENCE DATE:October 2009 to current Kagiso Media Convergence Role: Junior Community Manager MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES: • Social Media (East Coast Radio, Jacarandafm,HowzitMSN,Ja.fm) • Viral Marketing • Social Media Strategy • Community Building and Engagement • Development and optimisation of Facebook Fan Pages • Cutting edge knowledge of the evolving Social Media space(Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Foursquare) • Online Reputation Management • Website Design and Development • Testing user experience and usability • Online Copywriting and WebPR • Producing and populating website content • Web Analytics and Conversion Optimisation • Search Engine Optimisation • Keyword Research • Mobile Marketing • Email Marketing (Newsletters) • Moderation of User Generated Content • Online Support SKILLS GAINED: • A good understanding of the web and social media platforms • Working knowledge of and experience with online measurement platforms (including but not limited to Google Analytics, Nielsen, Crazy Egg, Radian6, Mobius, Facebook Insights and Youtube Insights) • Identify and analyze issues, patterns and trends in customer requests & site performance • Working experience of content management systems (Cambrient,Wordpress and Gloo) • Understanding of SEO & Online publishing • Positive, upbeat, can-do, professional and responsible attitude • Problem-solving • Commitment to high quality customer service • Interpersonal and communication skills • Good time management and organisational skills • Flexibility and the capacity to juggle many responsibilities DATE:January 2009 to September 2009 Popimedia (PTY) LTD Role: Media Assistant MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES: • Concept generation for advertising campaigns • Researching of online trends in social networking • Online copywriting • Competitor Analysis • Website monitoring • Generating sales leads and sales • Event planning, exhibitions specifically • Magazine distribution and circulation SKILLS GAINED: •Basic web development on programmes such as Gimp and Dreamweaver and Adobe Flash. • Copywriting • Sales experience • Multi-tasking • Project Management • Time Management • Interpersonal skills • Research skills • General administration • Organisational skills DATE:June 2008 to July 2008 Kairos Magazine Role: Assistant to Editor MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES: • Media sales • Managing databases • Online circulation of magazine • Photography • Brainstorming • Trend analysis • Conducting of interviews for articles SKILLS GAINED: • Copywriting • Basic magazine photography • Sales • Networking • Managing of databases DATE November 2007 to February 2008 Foodspec (Pty) Ltd Role: Assistant to Marketing and Sales Manager MAIN RESPONSIBILTIES: • Assisting sales manager with market research • Basic advert design • Relationship marketing and organization • Distribution of corporate gifts to customers SKILLS GAINED: • Basic market research skills • Internet research • Liaising with suppliers • Basic time and project skill SOCIAL MEDIA PROFILE Follow me on Twitter: @natasharamasray Facebook Profile: http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=726551084 Linked In Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/profile/edit?trk=hb_tab_pro_top Admin of the following fan pages: Jacaranda94.2 East Coast Radio Feelgood MSN South Africa Zalebs Ja.fm Twitter Accounts: @Ecr9495 @Jacaranda94.2 @Jafmtunehom @HowzitMSN Articles: Howzit.MSN and Moralfibre The Fate of the Twitter Fail Whale: http://news.za.msn.com/article.aspx?cp-documentid=154237254 10 Facebook Tips, Tricks and Hacks: http://moralfibre.co.za/2011/01/28/10-facebook-tips-tricks-and-hacks/ Top 10 Celebrities to Follow on Twitter: http://news.za.msn.com/gallery.aspx?cp-documentid=154594599 How Old Spice Became a Legend in Social Media http://news.za.msn.com/article.aspx?cp-documentid=154163024 Have You Checked Into Foursquare ? http://moralfibre.co.za/2011/02/11/have-you-checked-into-foursquare/ How To Stalk That Special Someone Online: http://news.za.msn.com/article.aspx?cp-documentid=154320272 10 Reasons Not to Celebrate Valentine’s Day: http://entertainment.za.msn.com/Christmas%202010/articles.aspx?cp-documentid=156086012 Puma takes on FIFA, and wins: http://businessnews.za.msn.com/article.aspx?cp-documentid=154035651 JA.FM:The Future of Online Radio in South Africa http://moralfibre.co.za/2011/03/03/ja-fmthe-future-of-online-radio-in-south-africa/ INTERESTS: • Social Networks : I love joining, interacting and reading up on social media. • Reading: The Google Story, Accidental Billionaires, 101 Content Marketing Tips, Spud • Cinema: going to cinema with friends; discussing film; reading critical works. • Literature: continue to pursue this interest by reading a diverse range of texts. • Music: listening to many different genres of music and going to gigs. • Theatre: frequent the theatre at least once a month. • Television: watching intelligent drama, sport and documentaries. Travelling: Paris, London, Rome, Spain, Switzerland, Singapore, Tanzania, Mauritius and • Spanish Islands.
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Jackie L Ford - Freelance Chinese Translation & Editing
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Professional Chinese-Mandarin language analyst/translator. I have over 8 years experience in translating documents, graphics, and audio from Chinese Mandarin into English. I attended 1.5 years of language training and annual training after my initial certification. The types of material I have translated varies from highly technical material to everyday conversational communications. I have 8 years of editing and quality control experience. Typically I oversee all translated documents that leave my work center. Prior to their release, I must ensure the information is accurate and translated into proper English. Education: Ashford University (3.99 GPA) Homeland Security and Emergency Management Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center (Graduated with Honors) Chinese-Mandarin Community College of the Air Force Intelligence Studies
Bossier City, Louisiana, United States
Paula Plantier - Freelance Editing & French Translation
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PAULA PLANTIER 115 Jacobs Creek Road Ewing, NJ 08628 609-882-5852 paulaplantier@yahoo.com www.linkedin.com/in/PaulaPlantier I wrote this résumé myself. EDITORIAL AND COMMUNICATION SERVICES Well qualified to perform a range of editorial services in the forms of copy editing, revising, repurposing, proofing, and fact checking that, together with error reduction to 0%, truly constitute a quality assurance review and enrichment of the content of both print and online text in a variety of subjects across industries. A multilevel resource person whose deep editorial talent, character, dedication, capability, and adaptability have saved employers and private clients both time and money. Verifiable record of achievement in the material elevation of levels of written communication and able to make meaningful contributions on the job to meet both today’s and tomorrow’s needs. Recognized and cited by managers and clients as a sophisticated, superior performer. Thorough knowledge of AMA, AP, APA, and Chicago styles and standards. COMPETENCIES - Passionate copy editing, content editing, and proofreading - Meticulous copy fitting - Persuasive editorial strategizing - Spot-on fact checking and researching - Modernization of house style - Expert revising/rewriting/repurposing - Personable training of editorial staff; peer educator - Typesetting and typing at 75 words per minute SKILLS - Advanced mastery of spelling, grammar, syntax, cohesion, organization, and punctuation. - Critical abilities > To act firmly and responsibly, thereby ensuring editorial integrity, style consistency, clarity, and accuracy of content; > To get it right the first time every time via informed and intelligent editorial review; > To make concise suggestions that improve text while preserving the author's voice; > To exercise flexible, incisive, and independent judgment; and, as second nature, > To meet the deadlines of projects with conflicting demands. - Flexibility to apply various house styles. - Electronic editing and formatting. LANGUAGES Read, write, rewrite, edit, proofread, and translate English, French, and Spanish. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE WORLDWIDE INDEPENDENT EDITORIAL CONSULTANT/FOUNDER/OWNER, EditAmerica, concurrently with full-time corporate positions, Ewing, NJ; 01/90-present Editorial services across industries. Known as an effective editorial coach and written-communications adviser and strategist. Builder of compelling and irresistible brands by facing client business leaders at multinationals and start-ups that solicit EditAmerica's partnership to achieve their publishing goals in innovative ways for print or online material. Client list on the Web at www.editamerica.com. Subject and Topic Areas: - Business: Accounting, advertising, business plans, collateral promotional material, company annual reports, employee compensation and benefits handbooks, executive biographies, SEC Forms 10-K and 10-Q, high finance, human resources, interviews, law, legal notices, magazines and other periodicals, marketing material, mass communications, press releases, promotional and public relations material, requests for proposal, Sarbanes-Oxley, speeches, white papers - Education: Biology, chemistry, engineering, English as a foreign language, English grammar, foreign language, history, mathematics, and social studies textbooks for elementary, secondary, and higher education; instructors' guides and manuals; SAT prep books; surveys; tests for teacher certification - Medicine: Biomedical, nursing, and surgical textbooks and textbook series; clinical trials; continuing medical education (CME); health care; learning disabilities; life sciences; medical and pharmaceutical advertising; patient retention and education; peer-reviewed scientific journal articles and manuscripts; pharmaceutics; pharmacology; physician prescribing and safety information, patient information inserts, and drug labeling according to FDA guidelines; regulatory compliance; slide kits - Technology: Aviation reports, biotechnology, communications technology, computer literature and training materials, high technology, science, technical user's manuals - Other: Scholarly and academic works: bibliographies, college view books, curricula vitae and resumes, directories, dissertations, essays, memoirs, reference books, religious treatises; cookbooks; drama; fiction and nonfiction; surveys; travel guides ENUMERATOR (census taker), US Census Bureau of the U.S. Department of Commerce, Ewing, NJ; 04/10-05/10 Conducted in-person interviews to gather 2010 census information from nonresponding households. SENIOR EDITOR II, Educational Testing Service, Princeton, NJ; 07/04-04/09 Edited, proofread, and made sensitive editorial judgments about high-stakes academic test questions for undergraduate and graduate school admission; test questions for teacher certification; and other testing products, reports, and collateral publications, all of which were of a difficult, complex nature. Resolved dissenting editorial opinions. Maintained house style guide. Liaison across departments. Cited by management for superior performance. - Exceeded company's processing target of 48 items per day by processing 90. - Guided and coached editorial staff. - Shaped editorial style guide for consistency and modernized style and usage. - Regularly consulted by all company staff on language and writing issues. - Remediated fatal errors of fact in test items. COPY CHIEF AND HEAD COPY EDITOR, "Bloomberg Markets" magazine (Bloomberg L.P.), Plainsboro, NJ; 09/94-02/04 http://www.bloomberg.com/markets-magazine/ Copyedited, fact-checked, and final-proofread magazine articles. Revitalized copy and refreshed house style, thereby helping develop circulation for flagship monthly financial periodical for high-end financial professionals and subscribers to the Bloomberg Professional electronic financial service. Helped hire and motivate editors and build their skills and relationships. - Reduced print error rate to a flat 0%. - Simplified and standardized editorial procedures to eliminate the time and expense of reproofing. - Saved quantifiable production costs, for bottom-line financial gains via a 300% increase in circulation, a 200% increase in number of advertisers, and a resultant 200% increase in amount of revenue. - Eliminated editorial defects in the company's marketing, promotional, and advertising material via implementation of an interdepartmental task-sharing system of team quality control procedures. Results maximized editorial contributions. - Resolved language usage disputes by serving other departments as a consultant; Results were consistent and correct diction, styles, and usages in publications. ADDITIONAL RELEVANT EXPERIENCE - Senior Proofreader, Peterson's Guides, Princeton, NJ. Reduced print error rate 25% at publisher of academic college guides. - French-Language and Spanish-Language International Correspondent, McGraw-Hill, Hightstown, NJ. Interpreted intricate publishing documents in French and Spanish and drafted correspondence in English and French. - Supervisor, Aetna Life & Casualty, Providence, RI. Supervised 12 group insurance department underwriters, with the benefit of no turnover for three years. EDUCATION White Belt, Lean Six Sigma, March 2014 B.A. (BA); French, Spanish; Queens College, Flushing, NY PORTFOLIO: REPRESENTATIVE PUBLICATIONS EDITED ON AN INDEPENDENT BASIS CONCURRENTLY WITH FULL-TIME POSITIONS - "An American Hedge Fund," Sykes. - Company annual reports and U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Forms 10-K and 10-Q variously for AMETEK, Amgen, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Mental Health Association of New York City, Rockefeller Brothers Fund, and Xerox. - "Cooking Fresh from the Bay Area," McManus and Rickard. - "Cooking Fresh from the Mid-Atlantic," McManus and Rickard. - "Eating Fresh from the Organic Garden State," McManus. - "Global Entertainment and Media Outlook, 2012-2016," plus the eight previous annual volumes, PricewaterhouseCoopers: http://www.pwc.com/gx/en/global-entertainment-media-outlook. - "A Guide to Forensic Accounting Investigation," Golden et al., PricewaterhouseCoopers/Wiley: http://www.pwc.com/us/en/forensic-services/publications/guide-forensic-accounting-investigations.jhtml. - "Hammarskjold: A Life," Lipsey. http://books.google.com/books?id=Q5li4S0bpAwC&pg=PR18&lpg=PR18&dq=paula+plantier&source=bl&ots=av2Q16T9Vc&sig=S4SEEL86-Wrc41Ma2BR8EyPy-3s&hl=en&sa=X&ei=hN4UUqv7IcP7yAHzwYHoBw&ved=0CMcBEOgBMB8#v=onepage&q=paula%20plantier&f=false. - "Hopewell: A Historical Geography," Hunter and Porter. - "Macroeconomic releases and the interest rate term structure," Lu and Wu, Journal of Monetary Economics: http://faculty.baruch.cuny.edu/lwu/papers/LuWuJME2009.pdf. - "Meaningful Use of Electronic Health Records," PricewaterhouseCoopers: http://www.pwc.com/us/en/health-industries/publications/ready-or-not-on-the-road-to-meaningful-use-of-ehrs-and-health-it.jhtml. - "Paralegal," Bernardo. - "r&c worlds express," retail and consumer business series, PricewaterhouseCoopers: http://www.pwc.com/gx/en/retail-consumer/publications/rc-worlds-july2010.jhtml. - "Technology Forecast," a quarterly journal, PricewaterhouseCoopers: http://www.pwc.com/us/en/technology-forecast/fall2008/acknowledgements.jhtml; http://www.pwc.com/en_US/us/technology-forecast/summer2008/pwc-tech-forecast-summer-2008.pdf. AWARDS Three 2011 American Graphic Design Awards for editorial excellence: http://www.gdusa.com/contests/agda11/types/se.php?x=CAT1611-EDT1610-EDT1612 COMMUNITY SERVICE Volunteer editor, pro bono editor, literacy tutor, high school career day seminar speaker, news recorder for the blind, hospital and charities volunteer
Ewing, New Jersey, United States
Micheline Abiaad - Freelance Album Design & Flyer Design
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Micheline AbiAad PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY: • Degreed professional with over 10 years of progressive technical experience including Software Quality Assurance, Technical Support and moderate Software Development. • Proficient in manual testing, white box testing (e.g. C, HTML) with limited exposure to automation testing. TECHNICAL SUMMARY: Windows XP/2000 Brio Rational Robot automation software Vista Empirix for Web Application Testing Microsoft Office 2000 Test Director Visual Source Safe Ghost Software-Windows XP/2000/Vista, Clarify Microsoft SQL 2000, 2005 Tracker Oracle Visual Intercept Toad IBM Rational Manual Tester IBM Rational ClearQuest PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: Antonio’s Auto Care Inc. (12/2010 – present) CONSULTANT – Part Time • Contact previous and existing customers. • Post Advertisements online for Marketing. • Enter and update customer data in All Data and Mitchell On Demand. • Assist in Troubleshooting computer and internet related issues. Dexcom, Inc. (12/2009 – 12/2010) QUALITY ASSURANCE ENGINEER II (V & V) • Design, create and execute manual test cases based on software requirements and specifications. • Record and track issues in the bug tracking system. • Document test results and report test progress. • Communicate and work with Software Engineers and discuss root cause of issues. • Tested medical device application manually which included GUI, UI and Data Testing. AMN Healthcare, Inc. (3/2008 – 7/2009) SENIOR QUALITY ASSURANCE ENGINEER • Prepared and Executed test plans and test cases. • Tested multiple AMN software projects and web sites using both manual and automated testing methods which included GUI, UI and Data Testing. • Documented and prioritizes defects while ensuring that all defects are addressed in the development lifecycle to resolution. • Created, updated, and maintained automated test scripts. • Performed Functionality, Sanity, Smoke and Regression Testing. • Supported Business users during UAT Training LPL Financial Services (8/2007 – 3/2008) SENIOR SOFTWARE TEST ENGINEER • Performed Functionality, Sanity, Smoke and Acceptance Testing on Internet-based application for LPL Financial services. • Prepared test scripts using Test Director. • Used Microsoft SQL for Data validation. • Participated in QA Test Documents reviews. • Engaged in writing and keeping track of defects in Test Director. Mitchell International (8/2005 – 8/2007) SENIOR SOFTWARE TEST ENGINEER • Technical Lead on a client application that provided data online. • Prepared and Update Estimate of Work, test plan documentation, test case documents and test summary reports. • Participated in QA Test Documents reviews. • Assisted Test lead in providing estimates and analysis on assigned projects. • Supported QA Lead in providing Weekly Status reports for my assigned projects. • Performed Smoke, Full functionality and Regression testing. • Participated in Project related and Review meetings when product was ready for QA and Production Deployment. • Used MS Tracker for entering Defects. • Used Toad to run queries to verify and update Test database. • Created automated Test Script using Quick Test Pro. • Member of an auditing team which involved auditing QA documents and processes from beginning of the QA process to the end such as Estimate of Work, QA Project Schedule, Test Plan, Requirement and Functional documents, Test Case Documents and Summary Reports Newgen Results Corp (4/2002- 8/2005) SOFTWARE TEST ENGINEER • Technical Lead on a project for an Internet-based application which provided services to clients. • Prepared test plan documentation, including functional lists and test cases. • Performed Full functionality and Regression testing. • Participated and Organized Release Meetings when product was ready for QA and Production Deployment. • Updated Clarify defect Database on a daily basis and produced status reports. • Assisted Customer Support with customer and product related questions. • Utilized Microsoft SQL – SQL Analyzer to run queries and verify Database for Web Based project to ensure entries made on the site are saved and jobs running are pulling data correctly. • Used SQL +, TOAD and SQL Navigator to verify report outputs, database records for a client software which gathers client information and records and store them for weekly and monthly reports. • Worked with automated Engineer and ran scripts developed in Rational Robot. • Created scripts for Web Application using Empirix automation software. eCloser (10/2000 – 4/2002) QA ENGINEER • Performed Full functionality and Regression testing on an Internet-based application, www.ecloser.com for automated loan processing. • Prepared test plan documentation, including functional lists and test cases. • Assisted in writing release notes, readme files and instructions manuals. • Provided user training for new employees within the QA group. EDUCATION: BS - Electrical Engineering / San Diego State University.
La Mesa, California, United States