Brayan Alvarado

Software QA Engineer  | San José, Costa Rica

 

Experience

Janerio Digital
Software QA Engineer

EX2 Outcoding
Mid-Software QA Engineer

Prodigious Latin America
Hybrid QA Analyst

Location

Employment

Software QA Engineer
Janerio Digital (April 2018- present)

  • Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured Test Plans and Test Cases.
  • Review and analyze system specifications.
  • Perform API testing.
  • Identify and execute on opportunities to improve the QA process.
  • Attend to daily stand-ups and retrospective meetings to provide timely and
    accurate status of the project.
  • Estimate, prioritize, plan, and coordinate testing activities.
  • Mentor team members to perform testing techniques and QA practices.
  • Involved in all test phases: planning, design, execution, delivery, post-delivery.
  • Document software issues and enhancement requests for JIRA.
  • Verify resolved JIRA issues and maintain accurate status for JIRA issues entered and assigned.
  • Responsible for QA estimation and scheduling process.

Mid-Software QA Engineer
EX2 Outcoding (January 2018 - April 2018)

  • Prepare and develop test strategies and test plans.
  • Write and execute complete test cases.
  • Automate test cases using a Key/Data driven automation framework.
  • Train/mentor team members in automating test cases/suites (Java).
  • Work in high-velocity, Agile team.
  • Review all submitted applications deliverables, design and prepare test plans/scripts/cases, and perform testing of application systems based on these deliverables.
  • Ensure the application functionality is in accordance requirements and that the requirements, as defined in the deliverables, have been fully satisfied.
  • Prepare a written report (Product Evaluation Report) of all test results from the executed test cases.
  • Provide recommendations regarding the acceptability of the delivered product.
  • Make recommendations for alternative technology solutions where they will provide greater benefit to the Team.
  • Assist with maintaining the test environment, including scheduling installation of software for testing as required.
  • Participate, as required, in system/application reviews, requirements and design reviews, upgrade strategy sessions, program or process reviews, etc. and provide feedback and recommendations.
  • Research, review, evaluate and provide recommendations regarding the implementation and use of tools, including automated testing tools/suites to be used to improve the quality of applications in support of some different applications.
  • Work on testing efforts to improve test results and reduce testing cycle times.

Hybrid QA Analyst
Prodigious Latin America (October 2015 - February 2018)

  • Write and execute complete test scripts and test plans.
  • Experience planning and executing regression testing.
  • Bug tracking on Jira and TFS.
  • Work with CMS like AEM and Sitecore.
  • Consults with development engineers in resolution of problems.
  • Cross Browsing (IE, Edge, Safari, Firefox and Chrome).
  • Creative testing (OLA Banners, Rich media Units, Email Testing).
  • Mobile testing.
  • Provide trainings for the new co-workers of the team.
  • Assign tasks for members of the team.
  • Collaborate closely with team members to find develop solutions
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process.
  • Manage allocation meetings.
  • Maintain documentation for process in QA projects.
  • Collaborate with improving process of QA.

Functional QA Analyst
Prodigious Latin America (October 2015 - November 2015)

  • Write and execute complete test scripts and test plans.
  • Experience planning and executing regression testing.
  • Bug tracking on Jira and TFS.
  • Consult with development engineers in resolution of problems.
  • Cross Browsing (IE, Edge, Safari, Firefox and Chrome).
  • Creative testing (OLA Banners, Rich media Units, Email Testing).
  • Mobile testing.
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process.
  • Maintain documentation for process.
  • Collaborate with improving process.

Software Developer
DotCreek (April 2014 - August 2015)

Education

Universidad Técnica Nacional
Computer Software Engineering (2011-2015)
Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.)

CENFOTEC
Technician, Web Developer - Web designer (2013 - 2014)

Institut National de Aprendizaje
Technician, Computer Programming (2012 - 2013)

CENFOTEC
ISTQB Foundamentals (2000 - 2002)

CENFOTEC
Quality Assurance

Technical Skills

Selenium WebDriver, Cross-functional Team Leadership, Team Foundation Server (TFS), SEO, Git, Manual Testing, Test Cases, JavaScript, Selenium, CSS, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), Cucumber, Communication, JIRA, Quality Assurance Engineer, Defect Tracking, Project Management, BDT, Databases, Team Leadership, MongoDB, Web Development, Microsoft Office, QA Engineering, Test Planning, Test Automation, Jira, TDD, Javascript, BDD, RESTful WebServices, Web Applications, Software Quality Assurance, JMeter, HTML5, CMS, MySQL, Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), HTML, Regression Testing, Quality Assurance, Agile Methodologies, Java, Testing, Behavior-Driven Development (BDD), Software Development, Performance Testing, Scrum, SQL, Bug Tracking.