Luis Garelli

QA Architect / Automation Engineer / Testing Coach

Remote from Paris

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Location and geographical scope

Paris, France
Remote only
Works remotely most of the time


Project length
  • ≤ 1 week
  • ≤ 1 month
  • Between 1-3 months
  • Between 3-6 months
Business sector
  • Aviation & Aerospace
  • Culture
  • Defense & Military
  • E-commerce
  • Software Publisher
+8 autres
Company size
  • 250 - 999 people
  • 1000 - 4999 people
  • ≥ 5000 people





Skills (18)

  • Containerization
  • Beginner Intermediate Advanced
  • Languages
  • Beginner Intermediate Advanced
    Yosra Najar
  • C#
    Beginner Intermediate Advanced
  • Beginner Intermediate Advanced

Luis in a few words

Do you need help with your QA software testing strategy?
Want some advice about automation or manual testing?
Develop a new web/api/mobile test automation framework?
Help recruiting or interviewing testers?
Train yourself or your team in ISTQB or Automation/Selenium?

I am Luis and I can help you with all that. I'm a software quality passionate and QA Architect / Test Manager / Automation Engineer with plenty of experience in different software quality and automation projects. I'm also a certified ISTQB tester and ISTQB coach.

Recent projects:
- Analysis and design of test scenarios for an AI software system. Advice and development of an automation framework (November 2020 and currently in progress).

- Design and development of a mobile (iOS/Android) testing automation framework using Java, Appium running in Jenkins with 2 parallel nodes (real devices) in Browserstack. Test reports using ExtentReports. (September 2020)

- Design and development of a web testing automation framework using Java, Selenium running in Jenkins with 20 parallel nodes in Kubernetes/Docker. Test reports using ExtentReports, Recording of the each test execution, integration with Slack, quality dashboards with Grafana and Testing metrics using postgreSQL and Metabase. (April 2020)

- Design and development of a mobile (iOS/Android) automation testing framework using Detox, Javascript and running in CircleCI with mobile simulators. (January 2020)

- Analysis, design and automation of Cucumber/Gherkin testing scenarios in a PHP based framework running in Jenkins. Use of mock servers on testing environments to have more stable tests. (July 2019)

Last coaching/training sessions:
- Introduction to automation testing (November 2020)
- Automation with Selenium and Java (August 2020)
- Introduction to automation testing (August 2020)
- ISTQB Foundation in Spanish (July 2020)
- ISTQB Foundation in French (September 2019)
- ISTQB Foundation in English (June 2019)



Software Publisher

Test Manager

November 2019 - Today

- Leading a team of QA engineers on the best practices of software testing
- Define and implement the global testing strategy of The Fork (mobile, web, api, etc)
- Design of a new Web Test Automation Architecture from scratch using Selenium, Java, Jenkins, SonarQube, Metabase
- Analysis of test results and reporting to stakeholders
- Decide the priorities of the QA team based on risk analysis and test metrics
- Technical interviews of candidates wanting to join our QA team
- Collaboration with developers, product and ops to improve the testing process
- Development and maintenance of our current test automation solution
- Continuous improvement of the test execution phase with Jenkins and Docker
- Monthly presentations of the QA activities to the stakeholders
- Coaching development teams using ISTQB principles on software testing


Education & E-learning

Formateur ISTQB

Levallois-Perret, France

February 2018 - Today

I have a very good experience giving trainings and coaching (french, english and spanish) on the following subjects and certifications:

- ISTQB Foundation Tester
- ISTQB Agile Tester
- Cucumber and BDD
- Introduction to Software Testing
- Automation with Selenium
- A4Q Selenium Tester



Software Engineer in Test

Paris, France

December 2018 - October 2019

- Working with the back-end team helping them with the test strategy, validating and testing stories
- Advising developers and leaders on quality process improvements based on the ISTQB syllabus
- Increase the API test coverage using behavior-driven development with Behat
- Develop and introduce tools that support testing to help test Deezer
- Gather metrics to define priorities on what to test and how to test it
- Implement a risk-based approach to testing
- Collaborate with other test leads and team members of different projects
- Create bug reports and incidents using JIRA
- Train other QA members using the ISTQB principles as a reference
- Document testing processes and activities


Software Publisher

Software Engineer In Test

Paris, France

June 2016 - November 2018

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