The latest addition to our GenLabs all-star cast is Colorado native André Padilla. Prior to his career in software testing, André worked at IBM and Coral Systems as a System Engineer and Client Support Technician. In those capacities, he installed and maintained cellphone fraud systems in the Philippines, Chile and Mexico. André has over ten years of experience in software testing working for Lightbridge, Inc., Catalyst Repository Systems, Dish Network, and Trueffect, Inc. When he is not behind a computer monitor, he is an avid golfer as well as a "cruiser" — he and his wife have adventured the high seas in the Caribbean and plan to soon weigh anchor in the Mediterranean. The Padillas have a full house with five daughters and nine grandkids.
Genesis welcomes Laura Owens to our GenLabs Quality Assurance Department. Originally from New Jersey, Laura became a Texan 8 years ago this month. She has rich background in software and IT, including quality assurance, software support, and technical support. In her off hours, Laura enjoys a variety of activities including camping, cooking, crocheting, gaming, gardening, painting, and photography.
Our new Quality Assurance Technician Matt Thompson worked as a Quality Manager for an electronic manufacturing company, where he did everything from PCB inspections to assisting with programming the embedded firmware on various products. Prior to that, he served in the US Air Force for seven and a half years, including one tour in the Middle East. While in the military, Matt performed a number of duties in the fuels career field, including distribution and QA lab testing, as well as information technology, accounting, and Honor Guard.
Genesis welcomes Hunter Krieg to our Quality Assurance Team. Hunter has attended UTT as a CIS major. Prior to joining Genesis, he worked in technical support, quality assurance, and web design. In his spare time, he enjoys attending LAN parties, longboarding, and is patiently awaiting the release of Half-Life 3.
The Genesis group (Gencore Candeo, Ltd.) is looking to fill a Quality Assurance Technician position within our GenLabs testing department that will begin immediately. This will include testing the Genesis software products and work with a smaller team dedicated to a group of products.
Resumés are accepted by email only: email@example.com.
Genesis GenLabs testers have embarked on a mission to become certified. This initiative is being led by QA Tech Lena Bowen. This is another big step Genesis is taking to maintain our high grades of excellence. The testing team is studying and gaining certification through The International Software Testing Qualifications Board, an ISO and IEEE affiliated association that promotes top standards in software testing.
The motto at GenLabs: "Quality Assured — Excellence Guaranteed"
Aaron Yeager (L) recently earned a Masters of Science in Mathematics from UT Tyler. In his two years as a graduate student, he was a teacher at the university. Before that, Aaron was a calculus tutor, and a pharmacy tech at ETMC. He is married to his lovely wife of 6 years, Sarah, and in his spare time "weirds people out" by enjoying books about math. As far as we know, Aaron is not an alien being from another galaxy visiting Earth to steal our brains.
Aaron Loftis (R) graduated high school from New Diana and went off to see the world. He served 6 years, and 2 tours in Afghanistan with the US Army as a communications expert and came home with more than a few stories. A self-proclaimed guru in matters pop culture and sports trivia, Aaron is an avid fan of football, baseball, and NASCAR. He is a father of three and would tell you that he is pretty boring. We tend to disagree. Like all of our veterans, we are grateful for his sacrifice and bravery serving our country.