the experience acquired during my MSc. studies and employment in a Pathology Laboratory enables me to apply the rigorous scientific methodologies of a Research environment in real-world situations. i have extensive experience in the field of cellular and molecular Biological Research, having published several peer-reviewed articles in international journals. i am self-motivated and detail-oriented.
Software Quality Assurance Consultant
Since December 2014
Software qa Consultant for dikar, employed on the eskom medupi power station project as a Consultant to parsons brinkerhoff, responsible for the Verification and Validation of web-integrated Applications. tasks include Software requirements review, preparation of applicable test cases, execution of tests, reporting of defects and preparation of test reports. Software QA consultant for DIKAR, employed on the Eskom Medupi Power Station project as a consultant to Parsons Brinkerhoff, responsible for the verification and validation of web-integrated applications. Tasks include software requirements review, preparation of applicable test cases, execution of tests, reporting of defects and preparation of test reports.
Requirements Management ConsultantNovember 2013 --- November 2014
development of a regulatory requirements platform within a product life-cycle management tool, ensuring that the company complies with all regulatory requirements.
Student Medical TechnicianJanuary 2010 --- January 2011
medical Technician (hpcsa registered) in a Clinical Pathology Laboratory (unitas Hospital), responsible for conducting Pathology and Hematology Assays (casualties and wards). experience in using the beckman coulter dxc 600, elecsys cobas, acl elite, kryptor, celldyn and axsym systems.
Sales AssistantJanuary 2005 --- January 2007
AdaptabilityAnalytical thinkingApproachabilityAttention to detailCritical thinkingCuriosityDiligenceEfficiencyFlexibilityIndependenceInterest in knowledgeKindnessProblem solvingReaction to stressResponsibilityResult OrientedSelf-disciplineSociability
Human Physiology Cell biologyCell CultureCell SignalingMammalian Cell CultureMolecular & Cellular BiologyCell Based AssaysMicroscopyFluorescence MicroscopyFlow CytometryProtein Expression Scientific writingMedical writingEnzyme AssaysEnzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA)HematologyPathology labsQuantitative PCR (qPCR) Labtechnician BiostatisticsIn VitroDatabase design and maintenanceRegulatory RequirementsSoftware Documentation
Skills and Expertise
Cell culture Analytical skills Analyze data Interpret data Report data Write papersAseptic techniquesBiomarker ResearchConduct literature searchesConduct research at universitiesDesign IT solutionsDesign scientific experimentsDesign studiesDevelop training materialsExecute scientific projectsInterpret scientific dataManuscript preparation and reviewOperate research equipmentPresent data at congressProvide medical rationale of diseasePublication of articlesR&DResearch at universitiesSet up research projectsSpecimen processingTeach university studentsUse laboratory techniquesUse fluorescence microscopyUse western blotting techniqueWrite papers
Master's Degree in Human Physiology from University of Pretoria/Universiteit van Pretoria in 2013
Bachelor's Degree in (B.Sc. Hons.) Cellular Physiology from University of Pretoria/Universiteit van Pretoria in 2007
Bachelor's Degree in Human Physiology from University of Pretoria/Universiteit van Pretoria in 2006
in from Hoërskool Centurion in 2002
Training and Certification
Design and Interpretation of Clinical Trials in 0000 Certification
Expert has 6 publications (Will be avalible with full profile)