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Sr. Qa Automation Tester Resume

MN

SUMMARY:

  • Over 8+ yrs of experience in the IT Industry as a QA Engineer
  • Excellent understanding of Software Development Life Cycle and Test Methodologies from project definition to post - deployment documentation
  • Expertise in designing and developing strategic Test plans, Test Cases, and Test Reports for manual test.
  • Preparing test cases for the system covering SRS document, design document, reviewing them with the developers and finalizing the test cases.
  • Extensive experience in Manual Testing like Quality Center
  • Extensive work experience on Functionality Testing, GUI Testing, Regression Testing, Integration Testing, System Testing, User Acceptance Testing, BlackBox Testing, Ad-Hoc and End to End testing.
  • Expertise in creating test cases from requirements document, use cases and from a prototype or an existing application
  • Experience Tester in Agile Development Env. Using TDD and ATDD approach.
  • Proficiency in C# programming with development of Window Form Application.
  • Developed a automation tool which integrates the End to End Testing process.
  • Experience in using Mercury QualityCenter for writing the test cases, executing the test cases and defect reporting.
  • Experience testing web based applications, Siebel applications, and mobile applications using testing tools like Quick Test Pro 11.0, Rational Robot
  • Experience in Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) using the Waterfall Model and good understanding of Agile Methodology.
  • Proficient in SDLC including test strategy preparation, test plan development, test case creation, test execution and bug tracking.
  • Validated Service-oriented architecture (SOA) for distributed computing using Web Services Testing.
  • Ability to develop and present test plans, testing summaries, defect reports, and defect trend data throughout the project test cycle.
  • Used Quality Center to manage, coordinate and report defects.
  • Interacted actively with the team in identifying bugs.
  • Quick learner, Self-motivated and problem solving skills.
  • Excellent technical analytical skills as well as logical reporting skills.
  • Good team player with an ability to work independently in a time sensitive environment

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

Functional Testing Tools: QTP11.0, Rational Robot, VSS,Selenium

Performance Testing Tools: VSTS (Web Test)

Defect Tracking Tools: Quality Center, Clear Quest, Bugzilla, Visual Studio Team System

Languages: VB.NET, VBScript, C#, SQA Basic, C/C++, Java, Data Structure, HTML, XML

Mobile Platforms: BREW SDK,iOS,Android

Platforms: Windows (XP, Vista, Window7), VM Ware

.NET Skill set: ASP.NET (v2.0/v1.*),Windows Forms (v2.0/v1.*), Web Services, ADO.NET

RDBMS/Database: SQL Server 2005/2008, MSAccess, MSSQL and Toad

GUI Tools: VisualBasic 5.0, MS Visual Studio 2005/2008/2010 , VSTS(Visual Studio Team System), MS Visual Web Developer

Other Tools: TeamTrack, Perforce, Test Depot, Qshare, (QTF) OpenSource Tool, MS Office, Text Pad, Toad-7.6, FTP, CVS (TortoiseWin CVS),TFS, VMware

Technologies/Domain: .Net, Java J2EE, GSM, GPRS, Video Codec, Silverlight 3.0, CDMA, BankingFinance, Utilities,Mortgage, Insurance, Wireless, Document Management, and Telecom wirelessprotocols

Testing: Manual, Automated, White Box, Black Box, Modular Testing, Grey Box, System Testing, Integration, Unit, API, Regression, Test Plan, Test Cases, Matrix Preparation, API Testing, Performance Testing, Load Testing, Localization Testing and Internationalization testing

Other Skills: Writingfunctional specs, design and documents, unit test documents. Knowledge of SDLC (Software Development Life Cycle), QAmethodologies and DifferentQuality standards (ISO and CMM).

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential, MN

Sr. QA Automation Tester

Responsibilities:

  • Conducted Automation/manual testing using the Standards,guidelines and structured methodology in testing the application.
  • Performed SOA Web Services Validation
  • Web Services automation for manual and Automation both.
  • C# Automation using VSTS and Selenium, Eclipse along with Nunit and Watinadd-on
  • Documented and executed Testplans, Test cases and Test scripts based on businessrequirement document.
  • Extensive experience in C# programming for C# automation/Performancetesting in Visual Studio Ultimate.
  • Validated SSRS and SSIS Reports
  • End to end execution of automated scripts, Test Resultanalysis.
  • Prepared test cases for the system covering SRS document, designdocument, reviewing them with the developers and finalized the test cases.
  • Involved in developing Test plan and Test scripts usingthe business documents in Test Director.
  • Involved in Testing in Agile Development Env. Using TDD and ATDD approach.
  • Validated web services manually and through automation usingSOAP UI.
  • Performed MobileTesting and Automated Mobile Simulator using QTP 11.0.
  • Performed Different types of testing iPhone App and Android App.
  • Validated Social Networking sites (Facebook, Twitter andGoogle + ) for Company Page
  • Experience in creation of library functions, Checkpoints, Data Validation
  • DescriptiveProgramming using QTP 11.0.
  • Performed functional testing manually and constructed positive and negative test scenariosas per requirements.
  • Experience in Data Driving and Keyword Driven testing
  • Tested extensive backend testing using SQL Queries to retrieve the data from the database and checkeddata integrity.
  • Performed End-to-End testingmanually and was associated with UserAcceptance Testing.
  • I have validated Social Media and IPhone Apps for Sphere.
  • I have validated Different Web Services written for Projects.
  • Write and tests Web Services calls manually andthrough automation.
  • Submitted testing reports for discovering software bugs reporting bugs and verifying bug fixes.
  • Maintained detailed test logs and reported test results in TestDirector
  • Participated in test plan andtest cases review meetings.
  • Documented the successful or unsuccessfulcompletion of each test condition in the Test Director script repository andverified actual results against expected results for discrepancies
  • Attended review meetings with Business Analysts, Developers and endusers to understand and test according to their requirements.
  • Closely interacted with the developers in fixing the bugs.
  • Involved in defect log, defect tracking andresolution.
  • Involved in writing test summary reports, defectsummary report, and final report.
  • Used the Quality Center as arepository for all of the testing efforts to record and keep track of thedefects.

Environment: QualityCenter 9.0, Oracle 10g, MS Office, .Net, Visual Studio, C#, Watin, UnitTesting, Performance Testing using Visual Studio Team System, TFS, SSRS, SSIS, Selenium, Eclipse

Confidential, GA

Sr. QA Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Involved in Business requirement Analysis,Functional Requirement Analysis, Overall Design, Use-Case analysis, InitialSummary, and documentation.
  • Managed Requirements and developed Test Plans, TestScripts and Test Cases using Test Director.
  • Performed End-to-Endtesting manually and was associated with User Acceptance Testing.
  • Involved in UnitTesting using C#.
  • Actively involved in Ad-Hoc, Functionality andintegration tests.
  • Responsible for entering bugs into an automated bugmanagement system and performing regression tests after the bugs were fixedusing Test Director
  • Regression testing to prove that the new codehas no adverse effect upon the current system particularly in the area ofcorrupting data used by different applications or system performance.
  • Performed Testing in Agile Development Env.
  • Used Test Director for defect Tracking and reporting.
  • Responsible for writing the Test Cases and TestScenarios based on the Functional Specification and technical Specification anddocumented in QC.
  • Logged and tracked all defects in Test Director
  • Coordinated the Defect Disposition process withQuality, Technology and Business teams
  • Created bug reports, verified bug fixes, loggedbugs into Bug Tracking System
  • Participated in test plan and test cases reviewmeetings.
  • Used QualityCenter as a repository for all of the testing efforts to record and keeptrack of the defects.
  • Closely interacted with the developers in fixingthe bugs

Environment: QTP 9.2/10.0, Test Director/Quality Center 9.0, Visio, MS Office, Agile, ManualTesting, Automation Testing, Grey Box Testing, White Box Testing, RegressionTesting

Confidential, TX

Sr. QA Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Attended review meetings with Business Analysts,Developers and end users to understand and test according to their requirements
  • Developed testcases, reviewed and Involved in Functionality,and Regression Testing.
  • Involved in software acceptance testing andproduction release procedures throughout SDLC
  • Documented the successful or unsuccessfulcompletion of each test condition in the Test Director script repository andverified actual results against expected results for discrepancies
  • Test Automation Framework for QTP8.2/9.5 automation.
  • Conducted system and integrationtesting, debugged the software errors and interacted with developers toresolve technical issues.
  • Enhancing Scripts like scripting, customizing and thenparameterized
  • Have a complete working knowledge and havebeen involved in all project phases from startup through deployment. (Startup, defines,design, build, test, deploy).
  • Worked with both Traditional (waterfall)approach as well as Parallel project styles.
  • Responsible for entering bugs into an automated bug management system and performing regression tests after thebugs were fixed.
  • Performed End-to-End testing,Ad-Hoc testing, Integration testing and User Acceptance Testing.
  • Involved in Web services Automation Testing using SOAP UI.
  • Maintained detailed test logs and report test results in TestDirector
  • Participated in test plan and test casesreview meetings.
  • Worked closely with business experts and developers in order to performmy duties
  • Responsible for Backend testing by executing SQL statements
  • Interacted with developers for status of the bugs andre-tested the fixed Bugs
  • Analyzed the defects and categorized them based on severity
  • Problem reporting and tracking through theuse of Test Director (Quality Center)
  • Close interaction with members of thedevelopment team

Environment: Oracle, WindowsXP, Java, Ms Office, Quality Center, Agile Methodologies

Confidential, Dallas, TX

QA tester

Responsibilities:

  • Participated in all Michaels systemdevelopment and enhancement projects
  • Responsible for the documentation forbusiness process and procedures
  • Participated in system integration testing which includewriting test plans, test cases, system testing and other end user testing activities
  • Used QC to documentand track test cases.
  • Collaborated withdevelopers for problem resolution.
  • Utilized Quality Center to house and executetest cases.
  • Attended review meetings with Business Analysts,Developers and end users to understand and test according to their requirements
  • Developed testcases, reviewed and Involved in Functionality,and Regression Testing.
  • Involved in software acceptance testing andproduction release procedures throughout SDLC
  • Maintained detailed test logs and report test results in TestDirector
  • Participated in test plan and test casesreview meetings.
  • Responsible for Backend testing by executing SQL statements
  • Interacted with developers for status of the bugs andre-tested the fixed Bugs
  • Analyzed the defects and categorized them based on severity
  • Validated Web services for Manual and Automation Testingusing SOAP UI.

Environment: SQL Server, Windows XP, Java, Ms Office, Quality Center, SDLC

Senior QA Analyst

Confidential

Responsibilities:

  • analyzed various documents and prepared test cases covering all requirements of the application.
  • Converted test cases for various test sets to organize the execution procedure to meet the project time line and timely deliverables.
  • Tested functionalities of the application.
  • Discussed the test cases for regression testing with the quality engineers for each build and.
  • Validated and executed ETL jobs scheduled in Autosys.
  • Wrote SQL queries to validate the ETL logic of the application.
  • Updated and modified Unix files consumed by various process of the ETL process.
  • Interacted with the development team to report bugs and discuss the status of bugs with open status or hold status.
  • Involved in various documentation tasks such as daily status reports, weekly progress reports, Requirements traceability Metrics (RTM) and defect logs.
  • Extensively used Quality Center for test planning and Used Rational Clear Quest for bug tracking and reporting.
  • Responsible for creating test bed for the application with valid and invalid data covering all positive and negative test scenarios.
  • Actively participated in enhancement meetings, project review meetings, Weekly status meetings and various other meetings which were focused on making the application more effective.

Environment: HP Quality Center, Rational Clear Quest, Windows XP, Unix, MS Excel, MS Word, Oracle 10g,Putty,Autosys,TOAD,Office Communicator, SharePoint

Confidential

Senior QA Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Prepared and executed Test Cases manually according to the BRD, Technical Specification, Functional Design and Use Case documents, identifying applications functionality, test requirements and coverage.
  • Performed regression testing against the various builds of the application.
  • Wrote SQL queries and tested front end developed data in the databases.
  • Executed automated test scripts using QTP 9.2 to perform through testing
  • Defects were tracked, reviewed, analyzed and reported using Quality Centre.
  • Prepared test cases for the ETL application according to technical specification document and Extensively tested data extraction, transformations and loading processes.
  • Validated ETL process and reports using SQL queries.
  • Performed Configuration and compatibility testing, verified the application on different operating systems.
  • Interfaced with developers to resolve technical issues and investigated software faults.
  • Prepared RTM Document to ensure that all the requirements had sufficient coverage for through testing. analyzed the functional specifications and helped team members to achieve test goal.
  • Defects were tracked, reviewed, analyzed and reported using Quality Center.
  • Tested the reports developed in the system as per company standards and requirements
  • Prepared documentation of the Prescription fulfilment and management module for management review and project presentations.
  • Responsible for giving demonstrations and presentation to the management and mentoring other junior team members.
  • Involved in auditing documentation for CMMI certification.

Environment: SQL, HP Quality Center,, Windows XP, Quick Test Professional, JSP, Java, MS Excel, MS word, VM ware, Oracle 10g,TOAD,Putty

Confidential

QA Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Prepared and executed Test Cases for Sales and Distribution module according to the BRD, Technical Specification, Functional Design and Use Case documents, identifying applications functionality, test requirements and coverage.
  • Manually Tested the application executing test cases in the Quality center.
  • Prepared RTM Document to ensure that all the requirements had sufficient coverage for through testing and identified the requirements and testcases to be automated.
  • Created new scripts using QTP to perform through testing.
  • Interfaced with developers to resolve technical issues and investigated software faults.
  • Analyzed the functional specifications and helped team members to achieve test goal.
  • Defects were tracked, reviewed, analyzed and reported using Quality Centre.
  • Involved in the automation of the application using QTP.
  • Performed Back-End testing using SQL queries extensively within the QTP Script to compare and retrieve data by using Data Base Check points.
  • Wrote SQL queries and used them to perform Back End Testing .
  • Prepared documentation of the SD module for management review and project presentations.
  • Wrote test summery reports and test evaluation reports.
  • Involved in auditing documentation for CMM level 3 to level 4 certification.

Environment: QTP, HP Quality Center, WinXP, Mercury, MS Excel, Oracle 10g.

QA Analyst

Confidential

Responsibilities:

  • analyzed System Development Specification (SDS) and Functional Requirements Specifications (FRS).
  • Prepared and executed manual test scenarios and test cases based on business and functional requirements and Automated identified test cases using QuickTest Professional.
  • Created manual test cases from Use cases, Functional specs and other requirement documents.
  • Tested formulas for various loan, interest calculations, and currency conversions required for reporting purposes.
  • Tested functionality of interest data issued and gained from different customers by the bank from the database for calculating net profit.
  • Developed use cases of the application.
  • Prepared and executed various test scripts in QTP .
  • Set-up the functional and load test environment using QTP and Load Runner.
  • Used Quality Center for test script and test result management and bug tracking.
  • Wrote test summery reports and test evaluation reports.
  • Participated in meetings and walkthroughs.

Environment: SQL, PL/SQL, HP Quality Center, Load Runner, MS Excel, MS Word, Oracle 10G, Putty, Toad

QA Analyst

Confidential

Responsibilities:

  • Involved in developing detailed Testing Strategy for the entire application and developed various test cases.
  • Involved in various Automated and Load testing Scripts for the Application using QTP and LoadRunner for Functional and Performance testing.
  • Tested application manually and executed automated scripts.
  • Extensively worked on Virtual User Generator.
  • Used Quality center for test management and report generation.
  • Generated Test Scripts using LoadRunner and QTP for Stress testing and Regression testing.
  • Regression Testing is performed and the additional scripts are generated for each version.
  • Worked on Web Interfaces functionality and Load testing them.
  • Also analyzed the LoadRunner reports to calculate Response time and Transactions Per Second (TPS).

Environment: Quick test pro, Quality Center, Load Runner, VB Script, Java, J2EE, Web Logic Server, JSP, EJB, VB, .Net, XML, Oracle, SQL, Ms Office, Unix and Windows NT/2000/XP.

Confidential

QA Tester

Responsibilities:

  • Developed and executed test cases for application testing.
  • Manually tested the application
  • Automated scripts using Win Runner.
  • Involved in Preparing metrics and sending reports to manager
  • Performed black box, module, integration and system testing
  • Generated defects and tracked errors using Test Director
  • Performed Back end Testing and data Loading into Oracle tables using SQL Loader

Environment: Oracle 9i, UNIX, SQL Loader, VB 6.0, Windows NT / 2000/XP WinRunner6.02, and Test Director

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