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(703) 433-5057 Home, (703) 867-2122
Sterling, VA 20164


Over 30 years experience in DoD and Government contracts environment
covering the complete spectrum of system life cycle from operational
concept through delivery specializing in Quality Assurance (QA), process
definition and improvement, testing/integration, data management,
training and team leadership. Excellent analytical and problem-solving
abilities, strong communication, planning and organizational skills.


Certificate - Quality Assurance Engineering, Virginia Tech, McLean, 1994
M.S. - Computer Information Systems, St. Mary\'s University, San Antonio,
TX, 1992
B. S. - Computer Science, Southern University, Baton Rouge, LA 1977



Northrop Grumman Corporation, McLean, VA January 2005 - Current
Software Quality Engineer
. Instrumental in achieving CMMI-DEV Version 1.2 Maturity Level 5 for
Northrop Grumman Information Systems Defense Systems Division.
. Ensures that the corrective measures meet acceptable reliability
standards. Develops overall operating criteria to ensure implementation
of the project quality program according to project, process and
contract requirements and objectives. Ensures that the project and
process control documentation are compliant with requirements,
objectives and/or contract. Reviews project control processes, software
design, change specifications, and plans against contractual and/or
process requirements. Reviews include applicable specifications,
materials, tools, techniques, and methodologies. Performs verification
of software requirement allocations, traceability, and testability.
Responsible for maintenance of the Quality Assurance Plan. Facilitates
peer reviews and lesson learned reviews. Conducts peer review and
lessons learned process training. Also functions as Data Manager for
all SMART deliverables and non-deliverables to include establishing
processes for the creation, production and packaging, and delivery of
documents to the customer.
. Performs PCTR (Policy Compliance), process, product, and peer review
audits of project artifacts and provides recommendations for process
Aerotek, Rockville, MD July 2003 - Oct 2004
Quality Assurance Engineer
. As a subcontractor to Lockheed Martin, responsible for performing
Software Quality Assurance activities including conducting internal
process and compliance audits, participating in peer reviews,
inspections, and documentation reviews. Represented QA in a wide variety
of boards including the Build Readiness Review, Technical Configuration
Board, and the Problem Reporting Review boards.
Raytheon Corporation, Reston, VA Sept 1999 - Mar 2002
Quality Assurance Manager
. Integrated software processes and procedures with system engineering
(EIA 731) and software (SEI CMM) processes and procedures. Provided
training and performed compliance audits for the new procedures and
. Participated in ISO/AS9100 site certification audit preparation and
. Responsible for conducting internal process and compliance audits,
metrics collection and analysis, reviewing contract deliverable, final
inspection and testing, requirements verification, and inspecting
incoming hardware and software media and products from vendors and
. Member of Discrepancy Review Board, Software Configuration Control
Board, Engineering Review Board, and Program Configuration Control
. Responsible for ensuring that technical baseline is controlled during
formal testing and testing documentation are updated according to the
agreements reached during testing.

Galaxy Scientific Corporation, Arlington, VA July 1998 - Aug 1999

Quality Assurance Engineer

. Supported the United States Patent and Trademark Office with
Independent Verification and Validation of Software Lifecycle
. Perform Pre-award surveys, contractor quality assurance audits, and
assisted in analyzing and rating contractor proposals.
. Member of the SEPG board and Process Improvement Teams.
. Prepared QA Technical Process Manuals defining entry criteria,
detailed steps, and exit criteria for internal QA processes.
. Participated in software project peer reviews.

Computer Sciences Corporation, Falls Church, VA Nov 1996 - July 1998

Test Manager

. Managed the development of testing documents and Requirements
Traceability Matrix for several projects.
. Chair of the Independent Test Review board to discuss and prioritize
Problem Reports. Member of the Requirements Management, Configuration
Management and Documentation Working Groups.
. Member of the SEPG to establish plans, standards, and procedures for
compliance with company policies and procedures and the SEI CMM.
CEXEC, Inc, Vienna, VA Oct 1992 - Nov 1996
Quality Assurance/Test Manager
. Developed testing documentation and monitored system test activities.
. Monitored user problems and worked with the development and
engineering teams for corrective actions. Responsible for tracking
and controlling system releases.
. Established software quality assurance plans, standards, and
procedures for various project resulting in high ratings in the SEI
CMM evaluations.
. Prepared the SQA section of the Software Development Plans, and other
support procedures.
. Reviewed and audited the software work products and activities to
verify compliance with applicable procedures and standards. Report
non-compliance issues to management.
. Monitored test procedures and test case development based on system
. Performed metrics analysis on data generated from audits, reviews, and
test activities.
MITRE Corporation, McLean, VA Jan 1987 - Apr 1992
Member of Technical Staff
. Acted as Acceptance Test Director for various computer systems at the
Air Force Crytologic Support Center in San Antonio, TX
. Performed informal audits (of software development library,
development files, data management and CM) to assess compliance with
system and contractual requirements, specifications, standards, and
procedures. Conducted formal Functional and Physical Configuration
audits. Performed documentation reviews to ensure compliance and
validity of each deliverable with documentation standards. Conducted
design and code inspections.
. Developed test plan and procedures, executes test scripts. Tracked
software defects, performed re-tests and certified compliance via
customer acceptance criteria.
. Analyzed various systems against national security requirements
Teledyne Brown Engineering, Fairfax, VA Apr 1985 - Dec 1986
Quality Engineer
. Developed QA checklists to evaluate the software development
. Created, maintained, and performed traceability of system

Computer Sciences Corporation, Greenbelt, MD Apr 1979 - Mar 1985

Systems Analyst

. Prepared and processed software change documentation.
. Planned, defined, documented and executed live, system wide tests of
telemetry data between the Network Control Center at Goddard Space Flight
Center and Johnson Space Center.
. Developed Test Reports showing testing results.
. Developed Lessons Learned documents showing areas needing improvement and
while providing recommendations for implementing the recommendations.

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