Eric & Kathy

Software Quality Analysts

Twenty Years of Experience

We were in the first SQA training program offered by the University of Washington, created with Microsoft and Boeing when Bill Gates complained about the lack of qualified individuals. We have been working in this field ever since.



Eric transistioned from engineering to information systems, as an expert in CAD systems. Later evolved into software testing and support.

Century Link (US West)

Kathy transitioned from accounting into system testing.


Jasc Software

Kathy contracted as an SQA and was on the credits for PaintShop Pro and other consumer applications. This was before they sold out to Corel.

Capella Universit

Eric was hired as their first SQA and worked on all significant programs for years.

Express Scripts

Kathy worked as SQA for many years during a time of aquisitions and integration projrects.

Pearson VUE

Kathy starting contract here first then a year later Eric was also contracted. Kathy tested many systems while Eric only tested the browser based exam sytem using automation.

Eric's Clients

Kathy's Clients

Total Contracts

Years in SQA

Make Quality a Priority.

We certainly do.

Quality as a Profession

We completed a 1 year certificate program in SQA at the U of W. Then completed a multi-year certification through IIST (International Institute of Software Testing). We have been members of SASQUAG in Seattle (3 years) and TCQAA in Minneaplis (15 years). Kathy completed Scum Master Training and Eric Test Automation course.

Agile Methodology

Both have trained in Agile methods and tools (VersionOne) and have worked on many teams employeing different variations of agile for about the last 5 years.

Test Automation

Kathy has done some test automation at Pearson. Eric has been doing it daily for over a year. They use Selenium with IntelliJ SDE and Gauge.

Contract professional Software Quality Analysts!

Testimonials & Featured Clients

Aliquam vehicula nunc facilisis tincidunt feugiat. Pellentesque sed viverra nisi. Fusce et laoreet augue. Quisque pretium, felis at volutpat rhoncus, ligula lectus semper urna.

Jhon Smith, CEO @ Labib Digital Studio

Duis tristique pretium nunc, eget imperdiet tortor auctor et. Mauris porttitor mollis metus at sollicitudin. Etiam id bibendum ipsum. Proin molestie, velit eget euismod rhoncus.

Jhon Smith, CEO @ Labib Digital Studio

Fusce in sapien sit amet lectus iaculis porttitor ac at magna. Proin at lectus tincidunt ante dapibus rhoncus. Maecenas eget ornare ipsum. Sed quis consequat lorem.

Thomson Polan, CEO @ Caramal Digital Studio

Sometimes Eric posts articles on LinkedIn

Over the years I have shared my experiences and what I have learned on LinkedIn, so after a while they asked me to be a long-form author. Since moving into test automation I have not had time to keep up but I have a lot to share as soon as I find the time.

No Results Found

The page you requested could not be found. Try refining your search, or use the navigation above to locate the post.

Let’s Start a Conversation

Our interest in Software Quality goes beyond employement. We would be interested in sharing ideas as consultants, mentors,

and colleques and are open to suggestions or invitations.