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Business Analyst Resume

Arkansas, US

Professional Experience:

  • Worked as Business Analyst for Confidential US from April 2012 to July 2012.
  • Worked as a Quality Analyst for Confidential. from Jan 2009 to Feb 2011.
  • Worked as a Software tester for Confidential. from Feb 2008 to Dec 2008.

Professional Summary:

  • ISTQB certified and 3 years’ experience in IT industry in Business Analysis and Software Testing.
  • Hands on experience in requirements gathering, analysis, detailed requirements design (Cases, user interfaces, report specifications, system to System interfaces), workflow design, functional (Application) testing, creation of test conditions and test scripts.
  • Expertise in the usage of SQL, Test Director, Quality Center.
  • Excellent knowledge in Microsoft Access/Microsoft SQL Serverdatabase.
  • Knowledge in QTP.
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint).
  • Advanced Excel (pivot tables, look-ups, regression analysis, etc.
  • Well versed with Manual Testing concepts and Processes.
  • Working experience in a fast-paced Agile / Scrum environment.
  • Highly proficient in preparing test script, test cases and execution of various test scripts.
  • Active Participant of Quality related meetings with developers, project manager, and Customers.
  • Extremely well organized, strong work ethics and excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Experience working directly with business/operations professionals and associateddata.
  • Strong analytical and documentation skills accompanied by problem solving skills.
  • An eye for detail accompanied by client interaction skills
  • Team player with strong communication skills.

Technical Skills:

  • Tools : SQL assistant, Query man.
  • Test management Tool : HP QC 8.2/9/10.
  • Programming Languages : HTML
  • Database : Microsoft SQL Server 2005 (SQL), MS Access 2003.
  • Operating Systems : Windows Family (95/98/XP/2000/2003/7/Vista)
  • Software : Alteryx

Professional Certifications:

  • Certified Tester Foundation Level (ISTQB) with 87% in 2012.

Certification No: 12-CTFL-00202-USA

Educational Qualification:

  • Masters of Biotechnology
  • Bachelors of Biotechnology

Projects Undertaken:

Confidential (April.2012 –July.2012) Arkansas, United States.
Business Analyst

Title & Duration : Modular Productivity (April 2012­ - June 2012)
Tools : MS SQL-Server,MS Access, Query Man, SQL Assistant.
Software : Alteryx

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Collects, organizes, and validates data, processes and information by conducting process observations, mapping, data mining and trend analyses; utilizing multiple internal and external sources; and analyzing data using basic statistical techniques.
  • Imported research data into MS Access databases.
  • Used MS Access/SQL queries to gather further data from database.
  • Created Macros in MS Access and MS Excel.
  • Produced MS Excel Pivot Tables, spreadsheets from databases.
  • Identified root causes and developed potential solutions for Innovation initiatives, as assigned by supervisor by analyzing data, through multiple techniques (for example, data analysis, data mining, trend analysis, financial analysis); and making recommendations based on data and observations.
  • Assumed duties of Project Manager Innovation in the absence, by attending meetings; working directly with project teams on specific projects and analyses; performing analyses. Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions.
  • Active participation during meetings with Buyers and Advisors.

Confidential (Jan.2009 – Feb.2011), Mumbai, India.
Quality Analyst

Title & Duration : CATNAV- (Jan 2009 – Feb 2011)
Testing Technology : Manual Testing
Development Tools : Asp.Net 3.5, MS SQL-Server
Tools Used : HPQC 9.0/10.0

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Reviewed and analyzed Business, Functional Requirements and Test cases maintained in Mercury Quality Center 9.0.
  • Developed the SQL queries and executed the queries using the SQL server for Database level testing.
  • Prepared test cases for testing the application as per the functional specs.
  • Executed test cases and performing GUI testing, functional testing and regression testing.
  • Executed test scripts manually and analyzed the test results.
  • Developed manual test cases for regression testing based on the requirement documents.
  • Participated in weekly IRB (Internal Review Board) meetings to prioritize the defects logged to developers and to resolve the issues.
  • Logged and tracked defects using Quality Center, with assignment of severity levels for bugs, and reported to team leads on the status of QA activities at periodic intervals.
  • Identified and reported software defects using HPQC and closure of all bugs.

Confidential. (Feb 2008 – Dec 2008) Mumbai, India. 
Software Tester

Title & Duration : Express HR. - (Feb 2008 – Dec 2008)
Testing Technology : Manual Testing
Development Tools : ASP.Net, MS SQL Server.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Prepared test cases for testing the application as per the functional specs.
  • Executed test cases and performing GUI testing, functional testing and regression testing.
  • Reported Defects and retesting the same.