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SOFTWARE ENGINEER IN TEST (SDET)


Education

Management Information Systems Bachelor of Science @ University of Utah 2016

2014-2016  Design Director, The University of Utah Chapter of Association for Information Systems (AIS); 2016 CoMIS Business Case Competitor; 2015 Business Scholars Awardee; 2015 Strata/Hadoop Conference Scholar; 2014 SpeakNow public health campaign for CDC office of Utah; 2016 UAA Refugee Comptia A+ Teaching Assistant

Public Health, Biology (Pre-Medicine), University of Utah, 2001-2003.
Communications & Marketing, Phoenix College 2004-2006.


Technical Experience

Software Engineer @ Premier Inc./TheraDoc, March 2016-Present, Salt Lake City, UT

As a Test engineer (SDET) for TheraDoc at Premier Inc., I hone automated testing techniques using an exceptional understanding of HL7, clinical data, and NHSN CDC Reporting requirements. I program using Java, JUnit, Cucumber Gherkin, HL7, Selenium webdriver, IntelliJ, CSS, HTML, JavaScript, JSON and REST API. I use JIRA, Confluence, and SQL / Oracle database administration among other tools to achieve fast, high-quality outcomes. I am looking ahead with SCRUM agile project management and leadership, researching other test automation frameworks and learning more about SMART on PHIR, AngularJS and Python.

Achievements

Curated multiple complex controlled data sets that enhanced our ability to quickly and accurately test our development strategies. Implemented more dynamic capabilities in automation framework to accommodate multiple test environments and variables. Increased the total comprehensive automated test coverage by 91% over the span of roughly 5 quarters. I've also been recognized with value awards for a passion for performance, integrity and a focus on People.

Tools

Java, JavaScript, JUnit, Selenium webdriver, HL7, HTML, JSON, SQL, Oracle DBA, REST API, SCRUM agile management, Atlassian suite of products (Jira, Confluence, Bamboo), Cucumber Gherkin API

Clinical Open Systems Developer Intern @ Intermountain Healthcare, 2015, Salt Lake City, UT

As an intern I learned Agile project management and development with a cross-functional  team of interns. As the Scrum master I helped lead our team to build an application technical debt and tracking dashboard. We worked on data cataloging, data analysis, server forensics, built RESTful services, an Oracle database and a visual dashboard for developers. Additionally I designed and presented all product demonstrations for our team (PowerPoint).

Tools

Oracle DB, SQL, JIRA, Confluence, SonarQube, Bamboo, CSS, HTML, JavaScript, Java, REST API, Agile SCRUM

Squarespace Specialist Independent. 2011-2016 (5Y), Remote Nationwide

I provided website design and production along with graphic design and photography services.  I was simultaneously consulting, defining functional processes, designing user interfaces (UI) and researching user experience (UX) for a breadth of industries and business processes. I maintained an exceptional reputation for designing solutions that were easy, user friendly with rapid implementation.

Tools

HTML, JavaScript, CSS within the SquareSpace development framework, Adobe suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, Lightroom, SEO in Google suite: Analytics, AdWords, AdSense, Tag Manager

Data Integrity Analyst @ Coventry Healthcare, 2008-2010 (3Y), Salt Lake City, UT

As a Data Integrity Analyst I worked closely with product developers to program and refine consumer-driven health plans through IDX and other programs. I contributed to implementation and testing of new ACA system processes. I also created the department's communication and electronic documentation archival. I advanced client product education and designed marketing materials. My main focus was on legal compliance, IDX, medical claims and ICD-9 coding, medical insurance benefit design, data management and reporting.

Tools

IDX, ICD-9, Medical Terminology, CPT, HCPCS, Excel, Crystal Reports, Microsoft Access, Microsoft Visio, Madcap


Other Experience

CRM Coordinator @ Professional Education at the University of Utah, 2013-2016 (3Y), Salt Lake City, UT
I helped to refine the processes and CRM by heading a project for data collection and integrity in a collaborative product manager role.

Enrollment Manager @ Opticare of Utah, 2012-2013 (1Y), Salt Lake City, UT
I implemented several data-oriented organizational tools, refined reporting and handled claim processing, appeals and grievances procedures.

Data Center Help Desk @ C7 Data Centers, 2011-2012 (1Y), Salt Lake City, UT
I operated the Help Desk and maintained an optimal Data Center environment including power and network setups for server and backup storage housing.

Claim Services & Administration @ Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona, 2007-2008  (1Y), Phoenix, AZ
At BCBSAZ I provided federal employee claims services for benefits, researched and resolved issues and processed claims.

Client Services Manager @ Express Scripts, 2003-2007 (4Y), Phoenix, AZ
I worked directly with pharmacists and clinicians to research and resolve issues and potential abuse cases and handled ACA coverage change implementations.