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Justin Beeson

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Previous positions

  • Test Engineer at NuVasive
  • Senior Product Support Engineer at Samsung Electronics America

Education

California State University, Long Beach, Bachelor’s Degree, Computer Engineering

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Background

Summary

Work collaboratively with software engineering in Scrum and Agile methodologies to deploy and operate systems. Help automate and streamline operations and processes. Build and maintain tools for deployment, monitoring, and operations. Troubleshoot and resolve issues in development, test, and production environments. Devise automated test plans and strategies, using strong problem solving and analytical skills. Work on cross-functional teams, collaborating across divisions and countries. Continuously deliver feedback and recommendations to developers on usability, functionality, and improvements to systems. Use excellent written and verbal communication skills, effectively conveying complex topics, to both technical and non-technical audiences at all organizational levels. Technical Skills Programming and Scripting: Powershell, Batch, C#, Shell Operating Systems: Windows, WinPE, Linux, Apple, Android, iOS Software: Microsoft Azure, Azure DevOps, Azure Pipelines, Visual Studio, VS Code, Test Manager, HP Quality Center, Ranorex, Git, Slack, Sococo Microsoft Office Suite: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint Hardware: Oscilloscope, multimeter, soldering

Experience

  • Sr. Development Ops & Configuration Engineer

    NuVasive

    2018 – PresentGreater San Diego Area

    Work with multiple software engineers and testers to support the development environment and create build and release configurations for the developed systems. Advocate and educate co-workers, surgeons, and clinical associates on surgical automation products. • Architected a hybrid cloud and on-premises build system to maximize product build efficiency while being cost effective. • Designed the network configuration for the Pulse Surgical Automation Platform, allowing multiple peripheral devices and wireless clients to connect and work simultaneously.

  • Test Engineer

    NuVasive

    2016 – 2018Greater San Diego Area

    Worked in an Agile software development environment to develop system integration and regression test plans for Windows-based software, web applications, and services. Coordinated test engineers from multiple SCRUM teams. Developed tools and scripts to automate performance and load testing. • Implemented a detailed regression test plan for the second version of NuVasive’s Remote Monitoring platform, allowing the release to pass validation on the first attempt. • Designed and created automated and manual test plans and guidelines for the Pulse Surgical Automation Platform, guaranteeing complete requirements test coverage.

  • Led geographically-dispersed team of 3-6 testers, completing functional testing certification for 3 projects. Set up, maintained, and reported on automated testing racks for legacy and current projects. Conducted seminars on technical specifications and testing methodologies and plans across organizational levels. • Supported development and release of 6 multi-year DIRECTV projects (Set Top Boxes H24, HR24, HR44, HR54, SH10, and 2015 RVU TVs), meeting all testing deadlines. • Created automated testing scripts that debugged field and development issues, increasing testing efficiency by allowing testing on several units simultaneously. • Assisted construction of automated test racks that supported 200+ units and networked existing setup plan, enabling monitoring and upkeep from multiple remote locations. • Implemented and oversaw highly accelerated life test (HALT) on several projects, completing production requirements.

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  • Participated in functional testing verification for 3 projects, constantly revising and creating innovative testing strategies. Analyzed and reported field issues, providing detailed defect information using bug tracking systems. Reported automated testing rack results. • Helped form complete user interface testing procedures for 2 projects, enabling early test team tracking of failures. • Collaborated with numerous hardware and software vendors during development and release to achieve functional testing certification for all projects. • Worked closely with engineers in Korea and Brazil, embracing multinational business culture and delivering 24/7 testing results.

  • Car Electronics Supervisor

    Circuit City

    2004 – 2009Long Beach, CA

    Led 5-person sales team. Assigned duties and schedules. Assisted with product installation. • Mentored staff and assisted with difficult sales, ensuring best practices were being followed. • Increased customer engagement by creating custom content for effective product demonstrations.

Education

Languages

  • English

Skills & Expertise

  • Electronics
  • Cross-functional Team Leadership
  • Integration
  • Test Management
  • Git
  • Manual Testing
  • Test Cases
  • Automation
  • JIRA
  • Multimeter
  • DevOps
  • C#
  • Product R&D
  • Visual Studio
  • Configuration Management
  • Microsoft Office
  • Test Planning
  • Test Automation
  • Management
  • Linux
  • Embedded Systems
  • Soldering
  • Oscilloscope
  • Azure DevOps
  • Software Build
  • Debugging
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Technical Communication
  • C++
  • Microsoft Operating Systems
  • Continuous Integration
  • Hardware
  • Regression Testing
  • Shell Scripting
  • Quality Assurance
  • Ranorex
  • Agile Methodologies
  • Java
  • Azure Pipelines
  • Test Methodologies
  • Powershell
  • Hardware Diagnostics
  • Testing
  • Hardware Support
  • Bug Tracking

Certifications

  • Ranorex Advanced Training

    ASPE, a division of Fortis College, License
  • Microsoft DEVOPS200.1x: DevOps Practices and Principles

    edX, License

Courses

  • Assembly Language
  • Java
  • C/C++
  • System on a Chip Design
  • Mechanics and Heat
  • Microprocessors and Controllers
  • Computer Logic Design
  • Computer Architecture
  • Integrated Circuit Design Software
  • Technical Communication