Test engineer CV
A bright, talented, ambitious and self-motivated test engineer with a strong technical
background who possesses self-discipline and the ability to work with the minimum
of supervision. Having a proven ability to carry out the creation of test cases,
appropriate implementation of individual tests, log outcomes and communicate the
results to work colleagues and clients. Possessing excellent documentation
communication skills alongside an ability to formulate, advise and implement testing
strategy. Using initiative to develop effective solutions to problems with an active
and dynamic approach to work and getting things done efficiently.
Keen to find a suitable position with a successful and ambitious company.
IT & Telecoms Company – Coventry
TEST ENGINEER June 2008 - Present
Responsible for the whole test process from planning, through test plan development,
execution & result reporting. Also involved in the development and improvement of
the test functions, putting forward suggestions and implementing plans accordingly.
Organising, conducting and supporting test activities.
Involved in performance testing and integration testing.
Rapidly response to equipment failures & implementing immediate repairs.
Participating in audits and reviews of testing, highlighting areas for improvement.
Monitoring and reporting to senior managers any repair trends.
Drawings and documentation updates.
Responsible for executing test cases, documenting results and defects.
Testing and fault finding finished systems in accordance with company procedures.
Reporting to the Test Manager any issues or potential prioritisation conflicts.
Assisting in the loading and installation of software.
KEY SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES
Experience of testing Web, PC and mobile based software.
Understanding the iterative software development lifecycle.
Solid understanding of manual testing methods and processes.
Extensive technical knowledge of Test Systems hardware and software.
Planning and task management skills.
Good user knowledge of all Microsoft operating systems.
Experience of testing GUI based software.
A high level of workmanship with an eye for detail.
Full knowledge of testing processes with technical understanding.
Good telephone manner and ability to communicate well at all levels.
BSc (Hons) Information Technology (Software Engineering)
Nuneaton University 2005 - 2008
A levels: Maths (A) English (B) Technology (B) Science (C)
Coventry North School 2000 - 2005
REFERENCES – Available on request.