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Michael
mikewm2015@icloud.com
410-570-7650
2709 Strongs Court
Crofton, MD 21114
Freelance Mobile and Web Tester
46 years experience W2
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Summary

Mobile Developer

  • Mobile Test Engineer
  • Quality Assurance Specialist
  • Assisted Sales Representative iOS and Android design and programming
  • UI/UX mobile design and development
  • Mobile and Web crowd-sourced, Functional testing
  • Exploratory and performance testing Persistence in problem solutions
  • Adaptability to new paradigms
  • Personal enthusiasm for current technologies
  • Leveraged Services, training and advocacy

Experience
Freelance Mobile and Web Tester
Information Technology
Jan 2013 - present
Framingham, MA
Improved the quality of applications in functional testing sprints in a crowd-sourced setting.
  • Submitted dozens of theoretical execution scenarios for detected errors to developers.
  • Tested applications and websites on the macOS platform.
  • Achieved a favored status in testing a popular mobile job site application.
  • Tested embedded systems running the Android operating system.
Android Functional Testing Regression Testing UI UX
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Mobile Developer
Information Technology
Jan 2009 - present
Crofton, MD
Working on several personal apps to release on the Apple, Amazon and Google application stores.
  • Developing a solid foundational knowledge in Python and the Linux/Unix platforms.
  • Expanding education and training in iOS with Objective-C and Swift, Android and Fuchsia with Java, Kotlin, Flutter and Dart.
  • Learning current technologies of SwiftUI, Combine and other recent Apple APIs/Frameworks.
  • Working on challenges in authentication, deobfuscation, file carving and cryptography in C for macOS and Windows 10.
Android iOS Java Linux Objective C Python UNIX Windows UI
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Event Sales Representative
Jan 2019 - Jun 2020
Jacksonville, FL
HP Assist in sales with retail associates in area stores for personal computers and printers.
  • Train and provide knowledge for current HP market products and strategies.
  • Gather information on competitive technologies.
  • Generate enthusiasm for HP market initiatives and programs.
No skills were added
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Account Sales Representative
Retail
Jan 2013 - Jun 2019
Alpharetta, GA
HP Grew assisted sales for area stores in volunteering for extra assignments.
  • Expanded sales promotions operationally for current market strategies.
  • Delivered on sales of personal electronics in a dozen areas.
  • Specifically contributed to sales of hundreds of personal computers and printers.
No skills were added
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Quality Assurance Specialist
Information Technology
Aug 1999 - Apr 2000
Alexandria, VA
Learned Java to test storage attached networks for an upcoming project.
  • Introduced IEEE Standards to the testing strategies for the operational implementation of test plans.
  • Contributed to the test plans for the verification and validation of a specific project.
Quality Assurance Regression Testing
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Testing Coordinator
Jan 1998 - Jan 1999
Vienna, VA
Exceeded my responsibilities in volunteering for multiple tasks in several areas.
  • Produced test plans and cases for an online application in exploratory, functional tests.
  • Introduced IEEE testing standards into projects.
  • Generated a significant contribution of test incident reports to third party developers on a particular project.
Regression Testing Test Planning UI
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Quality Control Analyst
Information Technology
Jan 1997 - Jan 1998
Alexandria, VA
Group Produced exploratory test incidents and pair-tested with the developer of an over-the-counter (OTC) trade monitoring system NASDR on the Unix platform.
  • Minimized risks by the assessment and examination of software source code and hardware inventories for a federal agency.
  • Contributed to the documentation of a published strategy for governmental and commercial clients on Y2K.
  • Performed monitoring of a massive, batch-oriented process involving the daily stock transactions for NASDAQ.
Regression Testing Test Planning UI
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Quality Assurance Test Analyst
Jan 1996 - Jan 1997
Herndon, VA
Performed integration and regression testing on a specific CA performance-monitoring product under test. Tested product changes certifying that the change accurately resolved the problem. * Evaluated that the changes did not have a negative impact on supporting components.
Quality Assurance Regression Testing Performance Testing Test Planning UI
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Systems Engineer
Information Technology
Jan 1991 - Jan 1996
Reston, VA
Systems Engineering
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Systems Engineer
Information Technology
Dec 1992 - Jul 1993
was assigned to project proposal efforts and client reviews and surveys with, in Reston, Virginia.
  • During March 1993 as a Systems Engineer, contributed to CASI's support for a government contracting system enhancement project to perform integration testing of the existing components and newly developed subsystems.
  • From
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Systems Engineer
Banking/Financial
Dec 1991 - Dec 1992
to a commercial project to convert a large mail list system from COBOL SWIFT teleprocessing environment to an online, interactive relational database environment. Designed portions of the new system by interviewing functional users, interpreting and reverse engineering the old COBOL code and developing program specifications for other team members. Developed CA-Ideal panels and coded many of the new modules. Developed processes and procedures to test all programs of team members. Testing was performed at the unit, subsystem, regression, integration, systems and acceptance levels. * a federal project from
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Programmer Analyst II
Information Technology
Mar 1991 - Dec 1991
College Park, MD
Administrative Computing Center Provided support for the personnel subsystem for the government human resource system (GHRS) within the university environment.
  • Designed and implemented user application screens within American Management System's (AMS) CICS application generator CORE.
  • Developed several programs to maintain the auxiliary personnel database tables, and coded employee leave programs using VSAM Transparency.
  • Conducted the requirements analysis to develop an employee leave extract process.
  • Tested AMS's application software manually and using functional testing tools.
UI
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Programmer Analyst
Information Technology
Jan 1988 - Jan 1991
Rockville, MD
Developed and maintained software applications in support of county government offices and agencies.
  • Converted COBOL programs from a hierarchical database system to a relational database system.
  • Contributed to the program specifications, development, and testing of a collections scheduling system.
  • Responsible for formally testing several application programs for a licensing and permits system.
  • Developed system utility programs for application subsystems.
  • Coded several table report programs. Database design and requirements analysis was related integration work within existing or cross-walked (bridged) systems.
Cobol Regression Testing UI
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Software Engineer
Information Technology
Jan 1987 - Jan 1988
Falls Church, VA
Public Management Services
Software Engineer UI
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Computer Operator Programmer
Information Technology
Jan 1976 - Jan 1983
Washington, DC
Performed computer operations, programming, testing and analysis for the law firm. Applications included: time, fee and expense, general ledger, employee leave and docket systems.
  • Some development projects included a direct update maintenance program for expense transactions and a specific accounts receivable application.
  • Assigned to work in the Accounting department and complete many other special projects related to this area.
UI
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Programmer Operator
Information Technology
Jan 1976 - Jan 1976
Bethesda, MD
Programmed, tested and analyzed computer applications for law firms.
  • Wrote system utilities, installed computer systems, assisted in operating system generations and applied patches to the operating systems.
  • Originally learned IBM assembly language code (ALC).
UI UX
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Education
iOS and Android Development
Anne Arundel Community College 2013
Computer Science
Bowie State University 1991
CS/IFSM
University of Maryland Global Campus 1984
Skills
UI
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Regression Testing
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iOS
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11
UX
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10
Functional Testing
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7
Cobol
1991
12
UNIX
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Systems Engineering
1996
5
Test Planning
1999
5
Quality Assurance
2000
4
Objective C
2021
11
Linux
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Performance Testing
1997
3
Python
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Windows
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Java
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Android
2021
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Software Engineer
1988
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