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Kimberley A. Kilfoy

Dartmouth, NS

Email: goverkim@msn.com

Cell: 902-488-4136

 

 

PROFILE

 

I have vast working experience in various industries from startup companies to defense companies, new development lifecycles to supporting existing developments.

I have worked within projects pertaining in military (security clearance), security, health, insurance, oil and gas, retail and banking technology industries. I have experience in the world of System Development Life Cycle, Waterfall and Agile methodology.

Additional skills and experience include PMP bootcamp certification, Inside Out Coaching course, Leading Change course, Project Management Essentials, ISTQB Foundations certification, and ITIL V3 Foundations certification.  Moderately working in Web design languages CSS3, HTML5, & JavaScript.

 

 

WORK HISTORY

 

 

Systems Integration & Test Engineer

MDA Systems – January 20, 2019 – August 01, 2019

·       Work in an Agile Methodology team base environment

·       Working with system engineers and the development teams

·       Testing API calls – microservices

·       Katalon API automation

·       Automation UI with Katalon

·       Create BBD scenarios

·       Use Jira to track, report, log bugs for each 3 week sprint

·       Analyzing business requirements and processes gathering and documenting

·       Create test plans for regression testing

·       Daily scrum meetings reporting the working task and timelines

·       Perform in both a team, and independent settings

·       Client meetings and project reporting

 

 

Quality Assurance Engineer

BeyondTrust – June12, 2017 – October 2018

·        Work in an Agile Methodology team base environment

·        Tasks: Configure server version, virtual and image versions, and compatible software versions

·        Use TFS to track, reporting, log bugs for each 3 week sprint

·        Analyzing business requirements and processes gathering and documenting

·        Create test plans for regression testing

·        Daily scrum meetings reporting the working task and timelines

·        Collaborating within teams on multiple projects

·        Perform in both a team, and independent settings

·        Client meetings and reporting

 

 

Automation Test Consultant

Sobeys IT – Stellarton, NS December 14, 2015 – June 9, 2017

·        Worksoft Certify automation tool and SAP ERP processes

·        Automating and developing regression suite of high risk SAP ERP business processes

·        Analyzing business requirements and processes gathering and documenting

·        Developing simple outline guides for ALM  Quality Test Scripts, Test Strategy and Test Plan

·        Ongoing meetings with consultants

·        Collaborating within teams on multiple projects

·        Reporting on project progress

·        Perform in both a team, and independent settings

 

 

 

Software QA Analyst

Kinduct Technologies Inc. – Halifax, NS, October 24, 2014 – November 2015

·        Development of test cases, test plans, and test scripts

·        Analyzing business requirements and processes gathering and documenting

·        Defect and Bug discovery

·        Types of testing: Functional, Regression, A-dhoc Testing, Mobile, Integration

·        Waterfall and Agile Methodology process

·        Tracking, logging, and reporting

·        Issue Identification and  Documentation

·        Team collaboration for multi projects for multi clients

·        Bug Tracking Tools: Jira, Confluence, Google Docs

 

Software QA Consultant

CGI – Halifax, NS, August 2013 – June 2014

•        Client: Financial Project for small, medium, and large business

•        Reviewing and analyzing business use cases, capturing, documenting, and reporting gaps

•        Writing and implementing test cases for a specific component of the application

•        Collaborating with team members locally, and offshore

•        Performing software testing activities according to established procedures and guidelines

•        Understanding assignments and communicating accurate status on project activities

•        Bug Tracking Tools: ALM HP Quality Center, Microsoft tools

 

Software QA Consultant

NTT – Halifax NS, September 2010 – August 2013

•        Client: Oil/Gas

•        Testing for all new application and pre-existing applications for an Oil/Gas client

•        Proficient in SDLC, test strategy preparation, test plan development, test case creation, test execution and bug tracking

•        Agile Methodology, backlog grooming, sprint planning, daily scrum stand-ups, sprint review meetings, and sprint retrospective meetings

•        Waterfall and Agile development processes

•        Actively participated in project status meetings

•        Analyzing business requirements, software requirements specifications to create test plans and test cases

•        Understanding assignments and communicating accurate status on project activities

•        Assisting with the interviewing and on boarding of new team member

•        Release Coordinator back-up, collocating with several Agile development teams

•        Operating Systems: Windows, Linux

•        Bug Tracking Tools: Jira, Confluence, Smartbear TestComplete

•        Databases: MySQL

 

Configuration Analyst Consultant

Keane Inc. – Halifax, NS, June 2009 – September 2010

•        Client: Investment Company

•        Reviewed and implemented configuration changes according to business requirements

•        Evaluated existing configuration management processes and provided recommendations

•        System configurations and migrations in multiple environments

•        Analyze and troubleshoot configuration problems in a timely manner

•        Attend customer meetings, kick-off meetings, configuration meetings, and production meetings as needed

 

NSCC – Information Technology program – Internship

CGI – Halifax, NS, September 2008 – May 2009

•        Bell Support/Tier II using applications such as CMF, OBOT, and EDW

•        Successfully completed work term with CGI; CMMI/ISO, auditing

 

EDUCATION

 

Dalhousie Continuing Education, Halifax NS

•        ITIL V3 Foundations certified

Other certifications:

•        ISTQB certification

•        Project Management Essentials certificate

•        Project Management bootcamp certificate

 

Nova Scotia Community College

•        Information Technology; Database, September 2007 – March 2009

 

REFERENCES

 

Available upon request

Kimberley A. Kilfoy

Dartmouth, NS

Email: goverkim@msn.com

Cell: 902-488-4136

 

 

PROFILE

 

I have vast working experience in various industries from startup companies to defense companies, new development lifecycles to supporting existing developments.

I have worked within projects pertaining in military (security clearance), security, health, insurance, oil and gas, retail and banking technology industries. I have experience in the world of System Development Life Cycle, Waterfall and Agile methodology.

Additional skills and experience include PMP bootcamp certification, Inside Out Coaching course, Leading Change course, Project Management Essentials, ISTQB Foundations certification, and ITIL V3 Foundations certification.  Moderately working in Web design languages CSS3, HTML5, & JavaScript.

 

 

WORK HISTORY

Systems Integration & Test Engineer

MDA Systems – January 20, 2019 – August 01, 2019

·       Work in an Agile Methodology team base environment

·       Working with system engineers and the development teams

·       Testing API calls – microservices

·       Katalon API automation

·       Automation UI with Katalon

·       Create BBD scenarios

·       Use Jira to track, report, log bugs for each 3 week sprint

·       Analyzing business requirements and processes gathering and documenting

·       Create test plans for regression testing

·       Daily scrum meetings reporting the working task and timelines

·       Perform in both a team, and independent settings

·       Client meetings and project reporting

 

Quality Assurance Engineer

BeyondTrust – June 12, 2017 – October 2018

·        Work in an Agile Methodology team base environment

·        Tasks: Configure server version, virtual and image versions, and compatible software versions

·        Use TFS to track, reporting, log bugs for each 3 week sprint

·        Analyzing business requirements and processes gathering and documenting

·        Create test plans for regression testing

·        Daily scrum meetings reporting the working task and timelines

·        Collaborating within teams on multiple projects

·        Perform in both a team, and independent settings

·        Client meetings and reporting

 

Automation Test Consultant

Sobeys IT – Stellarton, NS December 14, 2015 – June 9, 2017

·        Worksoft Certify automation tool and SAP ERP processes

·        Automating and developing regression suite of high risk SAP ERP business processes

·        Analyzing business requirements and processes gathering and documenting

·        Developing simple outline guides for ALM  Quality Test Scripts, Test Strategy and Test Plan

·        Ongoing meetings with consultants

·        Collaborating within teams on multiple projects

·        Reporting on project progress

·        Perform in both a team, and independent settings

 

Software QA Analyst

Kinduct Technologies Inc. – Halifax, NS, October 24, 2014 – November 2015

·        Development of test cases, test plans, and test scripts

·        Analyzing business requirements and processes gathering and documenting

·        Defect and Bug discovery

·        Types of testing: Functional, Regression, A-dhoc Testing, Mobile, Integration

·        Waterfall and Agile Methodology process

·        Tracking, logging, and reporting

·        Issue Identification and  Documentation

·        Team collaboration for multi projects for multi clients

·        Bug Tracking Tools: Jira, Confluence, Google Docs

 

Software QA Consultant

CGI – Halifax, NS, August 2013 – June 2014

•        Client: Financial Project for small, medium, and large business

•        Reviewing and analyzing business use cases, capturing, documenting, and reporting gaps

•        Writing and implementing test cases for a specific component of the application

•        Collaborating with team members locally, and offshore

•        Performing software testing activities according to established procedures and guidelines

•        Understanding assignments and communicating accurate status on project activities

•        Bug Tracking Tools: ALM HP Quality Center, Microsoft tools

 

Software QA Consultant

NTT – Halifax NS, September 2010 – August 2013

•        Client: Oil/Gas

•        Testing for all new application and pre-existing applications for an Oil/Gas client

•        Proficient in SDLC, test strategy preparation, test plan development, test case creation, test execution and bug tracking

•        Agile Methodology, backlog grooming, sprint planning, daily scrum stand-ups, sprint review meetings, and sprint retrospective meetings

•        Waterfall and Agile development processes

•        Actively participated in project status meetings

•        Analyzing business requirements, software requirements specifications to create test plans and test cases

•        Understanding assignments and communicating accurate status on project activities

•        Assisting with the interviewing and on boarding of new team member

•        Release Coordinator back-up, collocating with several Agile development teams

•        Operating Systems: Windows, Linux

•        Bug Tracking Tools: Jira, Confluence, Smartbear TestComplete

•        Databases: MySQL

 

Configuration Analyst Consultant

Keane Inc. – Halifax, NS, June 2009 – September 2010

•        Client: Investment Company

•        Reviewed and implemented configuration changes according to business requirements

•        Evaluated existing configuration management processes and provided recommendations

•        System configurations and migrations in multiple environments

•        Analyze and troubleshoot configuration problems in a timely manner

•        Attend customer meetings, kick-off meetings, configuration meetings, and production meetings as needed

 

NSCC – Information Technology program – Internship

CGI – Halifax, NS, September 2008 – May 2009

•        Bell Support/Tier II using applications such as CMF, OBOT, and EDW

•        Successfully completed work term with CGI; CMMI/ISO, auditing

 

EDUCATION

 

Dalhousie Continuing Education, Halifax NS

•        ITIL V3 Foundations certified

Other certifications:

•        ISTQB certification

•        Project Management Essentials certificate

•        Project Management bootcamp certificate

 

Nova Scotia Community College

•        Information Technology; Database, September 2007 – March 2009

 

REFERENCES

 

Available upon request