Q: Describe your role with Dynepic in one sentence.
A: My role as QA Lead is to establish quality assurance processes and procedures to ensure that MOTAR meets and exceeds user’s expectation by being bug free and providing the expected functionality.
Q: What excites you most about working with Dynepic?
A: I have never worked with a small company before. It feels much more nimble/flexible to make changes and move new code/functionality forward. The time to market is amazingly fast and it’s exciting to see the items you work on quickly implemented into production.
Q: Tell me about the coolest thing you’re working on right now.
A: Jira Zephyr Scale – There were no test cases setup before I started and now: we’ve built a regression suite. There is still a lot to be done but seeing from where we started to where we are now is very cool. We are working on expanding this suite and once we onboard an automation resource and get automation started; this will significantly improve our ability and speed to maintain and improve the quality of the MOTAR.
Q: Why are you interested in AR/VR technology?
A: AR/VR is the future. Just about every industry - from automotive, healthcare, aircraft to real estate - is using or moving towards AR/VR technology.
Q: What energizes you?
A: Catching issues that people did not think of.
Q: What is one thing you’re particularly passionate about or proud of?
A: My sons, I’m so proud of my sons. My oldest just graduated from high school and is joining the military (Army) and my youngest just completed 7th grade with his 3rd year in a row of being on the honor roll the whole year and finishing with all As.
Q: What's the best advice you’ve ever received?
A: Trust God; everything will work out in God’s time.
Q: Who would play you in a movie, and what kind of movie would it be?
A: Tasha Smith would play me, and it would be a Comedy/Drama!
Q: Pets? Hobbies? Tell us something we don’t know about you!
- Pet: Goldie, a 1-year-old Goldendoodle
- Hobbies: Reading and traveling
- Something you don’t know about me: I love to travel and I love a good road trip. My youngest son and I traveled from Florida to California on a 24-day road trip visiting 11 cities (Gulf Shores, AL; New Orleans, LA; Galveston, TX; Fort Worth, TX; Roswell, NM; Tusayan, AR; Las Vegas, NV; Palm Springs, CA; Los Angeles, CA; San Francisco, CA; Arcata, CA).