AccessHQ, Senior Consultant
February 2014 - Present, Adelaide, South Australia, AU
AccessHQ, formerly Access Testing, is Hong Kong’s and Australia’s most experienced assurance and testing consultancy providing testing solutions and services to a range of clients and industries including government, telecommunications, finance, insurance, banking and many more.
Brief Introduction of her Agile Journey:
Alice continues self-learning on scrum and also gains hands-on experience incrementally as an Agile tester/Scrum master in the projects.
As a Senior Consultant and Performance Test Lead, I lead the team to deliver test strategy proposals, automation solution and performance solution. In the projects, she proactively advocated agile methodologies and theories.
Perficient, Lead Technical Consultant,Lead Tester,Scrum Master
May 2008 - November 2014,
Perficient is a leading information technology consulting firm serving clients throughout North America. Our experts deliver business-driven technology solutions that enable our clients to gain competitive advantage, make their businesses more responsive to market opportunities and threats, strengthen relationships with customers, suppliers and partners, improve productivity and reduce information technology costs.
Brief Introduction of her Agile Journey
I started my journey on Agile after I joined Perficient in 2008 May.
I am continuously trained and coached by attending the CSM course, CSD course, knowledge sharing of Agile Processes and best Practices from agile teams, and earned hands-on experience incrementally as an Agile tester/Scrum master in a number of Agile projects. Also I get more insights on Agile by participating on Agile Tours and Scrum Gatherings and continuous self-learning.
During the time I am being coached, I also started to coach and train different team members to implement agile practice during the daily work.
As the role of Team member/Scrum Master in an agile Team, I proactively learned agile methodologies and then applied theories with hands-on experiences and practices to help projects on delivering service and products to client successfully.
As a Lead Technical Consultant, I contribute to the Testing Team’s training workshops and boot camp for new hires as Training courses designer and trainer and coach new team members to be geared to cross-functional team quickly in agile projects and help traditional testers to transfer to be agile tester in a short time.
Hundsun Technologies Inc., Software Test Engineer
February 2006 - May 2008,
Hundsun is China’s leading supplier of financial software and network services, covering a variety of fields, including securities, futures, funds, banks, trust fund, insurances and financial management.
First stop of her QA/Tester career
I started my internship as a Tester in 2006 February in Hundsun before my graduation.
And during the internship duration, I got the chance to attend the training courses for new hires on Testing methodologies and tools of automation testing, functional testing and performance testing.
After my internship, I joined Hundsun as employee and started QA/Testing for the project which I worked on during my internship
On the 2nd year of my employment with Hundsun, I participated on a 20-person team by providing consulting service to Taobao,Inc a leading (C2C) online marketplace in China. I provided leadership and QA expertise to the project and ensured the processes healthily carried out and ensure achievement of project on-quality,on-schedule,on-budget goals. And meanwhile we earned trust from client which helps to build the long-term relationship.