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Sr System Analyst Resume

Houston, TX

SUMMARY:

Over Ten years’ experience in Information Technology of diverse full - life cycle projects across multiple industries like telecommunication, financing and insurance on multiple platforms. Extensively involved in Business Analysis, Interaction Design, validation/verification analysis, development and enhancement of testing process on different testing tools, quality assurance, various testing methodologies, and realization of applications in several key technologies i.e., client server, middleware, distributed web based n tier applications, e-commerce architecture and relational databases. Actively participated in walkthrough & inspections with the project managers, business analysts, QA leads, and developers at various stages of the development life cycle and provided valuable inputs in reviewing the requirement documents. Possess a very good ability to grasp the applications’ underlying business processes

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential, Houston, TX

Sr System Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Work as member of Stewart Access Application.
  • Actively participated in the pre-testing that included review of the requirement documents, studying the use cases for developing test plans and collection of test data.
  • Documented detail test plans, test cases, test scripts and expected results in Test Director and tracing the test cases to the requirements.
  • Created Test Case Matrix by writing the positive, negative, manual and automated test cases.
  • Designed and Documented Test Procedures and Test Cases for user acceptance, functional, integration testing.
  • Identified and classified Manual test cases by isolating the repetitive actions.
  • Developed detailed Manual Test cases and Scenarios. Studied Requirements and designed manual test cases accordingly.
  • Developed the Requirements Traceability matrix and defined the input requirements to document the Business Requirements Specifications.
  • Performed manual testing considering the base line of developed test plan and test cases considering both positive and negative scenarios.
  • Created manual test sets for performing sanity testing of the application.
  • Manually tested the various navigation steps and basic functionality of the application.
  • Conducted Manual Navigation and Data flooding according to the various Use case scenarios
  • Experience with TFS Test Manager to creates test cases and requirement traceability.
  • Drive towards simplicity & efficiency in solution creation & design solutions that enable the operations to meet business objectives
  • Requirements gathering through research, interviews, formal- informal joint application development (JAD) sessions, workshops and survey method with end users, SMEs, stakeholders and developers
  • Handling gap analysis to map business requirements with software product features
  • Aligns with functional business areas to understand and document business requirements, and to develop solutions roadmaps
  • Work with external vendors (Softpro. RamQuest, Qualia, e Closing, Resware) and win the trusted relationship of end
  • Work thorough on boarding external vendors, providing business and technical requirements
  • Work with each external integrators on communicating web service API, XML list thoroughly
  • Working in Integration/Data Loader/SOAP/REST APIs customized for different vendors
  • Proactively identify document decisions and resolve issues and risks.
  • Using TFS for writing PBI, Maintaining backlog PBI,s, tasks defects and version control

Environment: Siebel 8.1.1.5, MSSQL 2008, Team Foundation Server (TFS), Test Manager, Oracle Application Testing Suite, Visual Studio 2012, Quick Test Professional 11.5, Windows

Confidential, NY

Quality Assurance

Responsibilities:

  • Analyze Business Requirements Document to develop new QA procedures and recommend changes for better performance.
  • Involved in Manual Testing of the test cases.
  • Run manual test cases to check functionality, ATP and design specification of application.
  • Performed extensive manual test on several modules of the application.
  • Successfully created and implemented appropriate test case plans for NYPD/FDNY E911 Software on 1400 E911 workstations.
  • Organized and maintained groups of testing teams assigned to collectively test large scale system stability of NYPD/FDNY Network and Hardware infrastructure
  • Collected, researched and prioritized quality issues pertaining to the customer as well as the client.
  • Worked closely with the customer to determine the precise customer specific requirements that would be required of the software and articulated those requests to the appropriate departments.
  • Coordinated and completed the final acceptance test plans of the NYPD / FDNY E911 hardware and software upgrade.
  • Responsible for addressing data conversion issues while transferring data from Excel spreadsheets to Oracle server database

Environment: Vesta, EBS, UCD, HP, Oralce, Excel.

Confidential, PA

Sr Business System Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Handling multiple Global projects simultaneously with Enterprise Release team across Confidential
  • Performing Gap and Risk Analysis to check the compatibility of the existing system infrastructure with the new Business Requirements
  • Create project plan using Microsoft Project to manage schedules, deadlines and resources on two of the projects
  • Create and design business processes using Business Processes notation (BPMN).
  • Review high-level Business Requirements submitted by the Project Sponsors and created a further refined individual-level requirements document called High Level Functional Design (HFSD).
  • Work closely with Stakeholders to get a better understanding of client business processes and gather Business Requirements
  • Act as SME at project / application level attending business process meetings to identify business rules.
  • Participate in metadata documentation, data profiling, and monitoring, Perform impact and root cause analysis .
  • Support and improve business process, data management and governance standards.
  • Participate in the Data Stewardship process for Accounts Archiving / Purge Collections project in You Ow Me (YOM) Collections platform.
  • Drill into business processes, data quality, data relationships, and data flows to gain insight and understanding
  • Provide support analyzing data integration.
  • Interact with data Analysts from Corporate Advisory Services group and business users on a day-to-day basis to brainstorm requirements to resolve data integration issues
  • Initiate Use Case Analysis using UML diagrams on Microsoft Visio, which allowed to create Use Case Diagrams with multiple alternate flows, Activity Diagrams, Sequence Diagrams, Data Flow Diagrams and Navigation diagrams
  • Experience in an Agile Environment with Scrum methodologies.
  • Involve in End to End UAT Testing (PLSQL, Java testing)
  • Analyze requirements for Sales Force.com implementation and other applications in architecture.
  • Develop SQL to explore source data, data issues and assist development team for Data scrubs needed.
  • Work with Enterprise project team to plan, estimate, and schedule - implement the testing of project tasks
  • Analyze the Requirements for each release and assist team in Automating system process.
  • Extensively use Microsoft office suite of products (MS-Excel, MS-Word, MS-Power Point) for documentation and data interpretation for reporting test status
  • Created and executed SQL queries to fetch data from database server to validate and compare expected results with those actually obtained.
  • Experience with Mainframes IBM AS 400
  • Execution of CDW in a dedicated Teradata environment, Credit Bureau testing and mock conversion and Data Mapping test strategy.
  • Analyze & report defects (Test Summary) on Functional, System, and Integration, Regression issues.
  • Created the Test Traceability Matrix for the Tracking of the Issues right from the Requirements.
  • Prepare Weekly Status Reports to management for efficient tracking and monitoring of open issues on the project assigned.
  • Quickly analyze production issues, worked through resolution

Confidential, PA

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate QA activities with Development Client Services teams, including creation of schedules, performing builds, documenting and communication product changes
  • Involved in the documentation of the complete Software Development Life Cycle, writing, and maintaining the design and functional specification documents.
  • Ensured staff is trained and mentored as new technology is planned and introduced and allowed for skill set alignment with current and future project roadmaps.
  • Used exploratory testing methods, manually tested and then planed more exhaustive testing and automation
  • Performed Test Estimation and Capacity Planning for a major build release.
  • Developed Test Strategy for an entire release.
  • Coordinated with business for requirement understanding, analysis, and review and query resolution.
  • Test Planning and Tracking to demonstrate progress against plan.
  • Support Off-shore and On-site model by acting as Test Coordinator.
  • Used File Aid for DB2 to check if the data is updated in the database after the pre-edit process and the batch run.
  • Attended weekly meetings to update the testing status to the manager
  • Played a key role in training the offshore team about the testing processes
  • Created X12 format claims to run in the MHS system.

Environment: MHS, MS Access, Mercury Quality Center, MS project, MS Excel, AS400, Mainframe, CIS, EDI, MQSI.

Confidential, PA

Quality Assurance

Environment: Manual Testing, Team track, Test Case Manager, Remedy, VB, Unix, ms excel

Responsibilities:

  • Analyzed Business and Requirement Specifications. Formulated Test Strategy, Test Plans and Test Cases for the Functional, Integration, end-to-end, Usability and smoke testing
  • Attended cross-functional team meetings to understand the user’s requirements and documented them.
  • Manually tested the Basic Functionalities such Reminder, Messages, Parental Control, Timers, Closed Captions, Favorites etc.
  • Manually tested the DVR functionalities such as recording, scheduled recording, PIP and controlling live TV.
  • Tested the VOD (Video on Demand) feature consisting of Movies on Demand, Premium Channels on Demand and Favorites on Demand.
  • Tested the Time Shift Buffer for each of the set-top boxes.
  • Attended daily meetings to discuss project progress, documentation of testing procedures and defects.
  • Convert excel sheet to the macros for the test director.
  • Conducted Full Drive Testing of each of the Explorer series boxes as well as the SATA as per the specifications.
  • Tested the Time Shift Buffer for each of the set-top boxes.
  • Attended daily meetings to discuss project progress, documentation of testing procedures and defects.

Environment: Manual Testing, Team track, Test Case Manager, Remedy, VB, Unix, ms excel

Confidential, RI

Business Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Gathering the requirements that are critical to the business mission and using those requirements to design application software.
  • Followed the RUP guidelines and created RUP documents and artifacts to initiate successful System Development Process.
  • Analyzed the Business requirements and divided the Requirements into Functional and Non -Functional Requirements.
  • Used Rational RequisitePro to create and document requirements and associated change requests with requirements.
  • Conducted JAD sessions with Subject Matter Experts to obtain domain level information.
  • Successfully delivered high quality software while deriving impressive feedback from the customers

Environment: Unix, VB, Java, Oracle, People Soft, MS Word, Ms Office.

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