Close Close Preview

Your amazing online presence is right this way.

Create your profile
Capture who you are, what you do, and where you're going. All in one place.

Marcelo Miranda

Marcelo Miranda

Ingeniero de Sistemas Senior


Rio de Janeiro

Software Quality Assurance and Development Professional



Senior Systems Engineer

Contracted for Sites and Portals IT area of a Brazilian Oil & Gas company as a senior test analyst for diverse projects – on Waterfall or Scrum approaches – of intranet, extranet or internet sites and mobile applications (for Apple iOS, Google Android, Windows Phone and BlackBerry) some of these with SAP integration and web content manager tools; and working on review of functional and non-functional requirements, business rules, architecture design and prototypes; test planning, testing and defects follow-up; creation and management of testing data, creation and execution of functional test scripts using manual and automated testing tools – also for exploratory and regressive tests; and on client knowledge management initiative.

Career medium 05

Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro

Electronic Engineer

Education medium 01

Claro Brasil (a branch of the Mexican America Movil group)

Systems Specialist

Test Leader for diverse projects (mainly BSS; highlighting a project for infrastructure improvement for all Brazilian operation - which was also a pilot to reformulate test team's processes) participating in committee meetings, following up contracted test factories, planning and redefining test strategies.

- Results: test process manual formalized, defect management process reviewed, defect lifecycle improved,
and an online test report and SLA control implemented (using ODBC to test databases). TestLink+Mantis implementation [10 employees from IT Test, Innovation and Infra teams]
- Responsibilities: tools evaluation (also considering load, stress and concurrence tests), changes and
improvements to follow Claro’s processes and facilitates users operation.
- Results: saved R$4,000,000 on software upgrade; increased from 20 to 200 testing users in 1 year.
• Test coordination, support and audit of various other projects (some led by team members).
• Selection of a new test factory vendor in 2010 and elaboration of a RFP for new selection in 2011.
• Automation of test reports (w/ VBA, ODBC) and invoices extraction from Amdocs Ensemble (w/ QTP).
CMMI group:
• Review of internal test plan, definition of test plan baseline procedure (from test management tools) and new test
metrics (for CMMI level 2 certification), and participation on test methodology definition.
• Investigation of test environment preparation activities over all IT areas.

Atuação em equipe de testes na liderança de projetos diversos (principalmente BSS; destacando projeto de melhoria da infraestrutura corporativa - também piloto para reformular processos da equipe), acompanhando fábricas de testes, participando em reuniões de comitê e planejando/redefinindo estratégias; na coordenação, suporte e auditoria de diversos projetos (alguns liderados por membros da equipe); na criação de relatórios gerenciais de testes e controle de SLAs de qualquer projeto; na seleção de nova fábrica de testes; na elaboração, execução e acompanhamento de testes manuais e automatizados (com ferramentas de gestão e de testes, inclusive sobre serviços web); e na investigação de
ações de preparação dos ambientes de testes.
Atuação também no grupo CMMI na revisão da metodologia da equipe de testes (melhoria da gestão de testes e
defeitos) e de seus processos (otimização do ciclo de vida de defeitos), na definição de métricas (índice de reteste) e indicadores, na evolução da documentação (templates de testes mais completos) e ferramentas de gestão (substituindo e aprimorando a existente na época).

Career medium 03

Pleon IT Solutions

IT Consultant

Contracted for a Brazilian Telecommunications company to work on data migration project, sharing functional knowledge and previous experiences with the team to solve problems, document, review, execute and follow-up automated operations to create and activate customers accounts on CRM database.
For Pleon IT also worked doing technical visits and proof of concept ('PoC') tests of testing solutions represented by the firm for prospect clients at São Paulo, Curitiba and Porto Alegre.

Career medium 01