Summary

Creative Full Stack Web and iOS developer with a software design engineer in test background. A customer focused, team oriented and fast learner individual who has an excellent drive to attain the highest quality for the product.

Work History

Work History
2015 - 2015

Full Stack Web Development immersive program

General Assembly

Front-end web development with Angular.js, JavaScript, jQuery, and Bootstrap
Back-end web development using PostgreSQL and MVC frameworks like Node.js, Express, Sequelize and Ruby on Rails.
Worked with web APIs like Wordnik, MashApe Recipe, Cloudinary and Twilio.

Recent Projects:

BeAware - September 2015 - git@github.com:rodrigopuravida/BeAware.git
Soon to be in the Apple Store.
Ionic framework project utilizing ReliefWeb API. Makes people aware of current disasters around the world and how to help and donate.

Mesa – August 2015 - https://enlamesa.herokuapp.com/
git@github.com:rodrigopuravida/mesa.git
Group project that connects Chefs to patrons. Involves Cloudinary apis, Twillio apis, JavaScript and Node.js.

HangDroid - July 2015 - http://hangdroid.bitballoon.com/

git@github.com:rodrigopuravida/hangdroid.git
JavaScript version of the HangMan game where a droid is the main character. User is able to choose levels as well as get tips while trying to avoid the hanging. Utilizes Wordnik apis.

2015 - 2015

iOS Development AcceleratorBoot camp

Code Fellows

Recent Projects

Dr. Wizard | 2015 (Available in the App Store) | github.com/BrianL3/DoctorWizard.git

Sprite Kit 2D based game that allows an astronaut to survive five levels of enemy-filled environments. Built by a five-person team. Applied extensive use of Sprite Kit animation features.

GitHubAllOver | 2015 | github.com/rodrigopuravida/GitHubAllOver.git

Mobile GitHub client for iOS, which utilizes OAuth authentication and use of REST APIs.

BlueZoneTraveler | 2015 | https://github.com/rodrigopuravida/BlueZoneTraveler.git

Geographical Location app featuring MapKit and WatchKit Frameworks.

2002 - 2014

Software Design Engineer in Test

Microsoft Corporation

Software Design Engineer in Test 2 - Compliance Tools Engineering Services

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills demonstrated by creating automation tools for content link checking and policies and procedures applicability testing.
  • Carried out overall supervision for assigned features ensuring all customer and business scenarios were met and covered by automated and/or manual tests. 
  • Selected by Management as test discipline mentor for Microsoft Intern Explorers 2014.

 

Software Design Engineer in Test 2 - Microsoft Dynamics Sustained Engineering

  • Represented GDL Sustained Engineering test team in daily triages providing direction on action to take for incoming requests related to hotfixes or design change requests.
  • Supervised and eliminated blocking configuration issues that required deeper investigation in order to move forward through the hotfix release process.
  • Reviewed and accepted or rejected test specification documents written by vendor test team based on the quality of test scenario coverage for the specific fix.
  • Successfully drove the entire handoff of AX2012 to Sustained Engineering, which included audits of core team automation, manual cases, and creation of training material for vendor teams.

 

Software Design Engineer in Test 2 – Microsoft Dynamics AX2012, AX2009 & AX4, Microsoft Business Network

  • Worked closely with test lead to drive day-to-day test work as part of the SRM procurement site feature. This work involved supervising Redmond full-time employees as well as Hyderabad testers, thus helping the project move along uninterrupted.
  • Performed UX reviews for entire catalog team, which considerably decreased development work during the following milestone.
  • Engineered black and white box testing of Axapta Integration Framework (AIF) via system adapters (File, MSMQ & BizTalk) which resulted in improved business-to-business (B2B) and application-to-application (A2A) integration.
  • Wrote test automation solutions for white box testing of AIF components, increasing the code coverage of this feature and improved overall product quality.
  • Developed well-organized test plans that clearly identified the quality goals of the plan.

Education

Education
2015 - 2015

iOS Developer

Code Fellows
2015 - 2015

Certificate Full Stack Web Developer

General Assembly
2001 - 2001

Java Certificate Course Modules I & II

University of Washington
1984 - 1988

Bachelor of Science -  Marine Engineering Systems  

US Merchant Marine Academy

Skills

Skills

TESTING

Black Box & White Box Testing

PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES:  

Swift, Objective C, JavaScript,  Ruby, HTML,  CSS , C#

FRAMEWORKS

Rails,  Node.js,  Express,  Angular.js,  Sails.js, Ionic