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Test Lead Resume

Billerica, MA

SUMMARY:

  • Solutions - Oriented QA Lead with over 11 years’ experience in Testing, Quality Assurance, Business Analysis & trouble-shooting
  • Extensive experience in Onshore/offshore team leadership and management experience.
  • Software Engineering experience in testing of different areas of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC).
  • Extensive experience in Manual and ETL Testing. Good knowledge on Automation Testing Selenium and UFT (QTP) .
  • Extensive experience in working on all HP Mercury Interactive Tools - Quick Test Professional (QTP), Quality Center (12 ALM).
  • Experience in creating Manual scripts for performing Functional, Regression, Integration and System Testing
  • Working experience with different Methodologies - Agile, Scrum, Waterfall.
  • Used Quality Center - HP ALM (QC) to Create and execute scripts in SIT and UAT environment and created dash board reports and graphs.
  • Good knowledge in SOAP UI/SOA & API Testing .
  • Wrote SQL queries for database verification and validation of table which were loaded through ETL process . Good Experience in ETL Testing
  • Extensively used SQL to retrieve the data from database and validate the data quality.
  • Sound Knowledge in data warehouse concepts, STAR Schema , SNOW FLAKE Schema designs and dimensional modelling.
  • Worked on Data Extraction, Transformation, and Loading with Flat files, Oracle, Teradata, DB2, SQL Server Database.
  • Extensive experience in Backend testing ( SQL Server and Oracle 11g ).
  • Worked closely with the Client, Project manager , Development team, Business Analysts and end-users.
  • Built and managed testing teams of over 10 members through the full implementation cycle from resource planning, implementation to test strategy, test planning, execution, deployment and client Implementation.
  • Extensive experience in test design, test planning, test tool usage, test execution, test optimization (OATS, RBT), defect management, risk analysis, test measurement, building test environment and AGILE implementation.
  • Experience on Pre & Post Adjudication, Revenue Cycle Management (RCMS), Denial Management and Claims Audit
  • Conversant with Functional, ETL, GUI, Smoke Testing, Adhoc Testing, SOAP UI, UAT, BVT, Regression and Production testing.
  • Very strong knowledge in ETL tool Informatica Power Centre.
  • Well versed with SDLC, STLC and Database concepts and Bug Life Cycle and Kinds of testing, UAT, Methods of testing, Levels of testing and Types of testing.
  • Having good experience on Agile and trained Scrum Master. Proven multi-tasking skills by playing the role of Scrum master, QA Lead.
  • Expertise in Writing, Reviewing, and Executing Test Cases based on the Requirement Specification and expertise in identifying the bugs and defect Reporting.
  • Recognized with various performance awards like SPOT Award, Team Excellence Award and FIMC and have been commended several times from management for values add like adoption items, KT documents, Architectural briefing document, guidelines. Facilitated in recruitment process
  • Conducted several KT sessions for new hires and prepared KT documents.
  • In depth experience on QC ALM 11.0, well versed in Management, Requirements, Testing, Defects section
  • Proven expertise in preparing and giving presentation to the stakeholders.
  • Posted many newsletters and technical papers in Confidential and Wipro technologies.

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

Data Warehousing: Informatica 9.5

Data Modelling: Star-Schema Modelling, Snowflake-Schema Modelling, FACT and dimension tables

Testing Tools: Mercury Quality Center, ALM, Selinium, UFT (QTP), RQM, VSTS as Performance Tool.

Management Tool: ALM, RQM,ALM, RALLY

Bug Tracking Tool: PR Tracker, VSTS, jtrac, RTC,JIRA

RDBMS: Oracle 10g/9i/8i/7.x, MS SQL Server, Teradata

Environment: Windows

Domain Knowledge: Health Insurance, Retail, Banking

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential, Billerica, MA

Environment: Informatica Power Center, Oracle 11g, SQL Server,DVO

Test Lead

Responsibilities:

  • Prime responsibilities were Requirement Analysis, preparation of Test Strategy, System Test Plan, preparation and execution of Test Cases and Defect Reporting.
  • Automation of all ETL validations by using Informatica DVO.
  • Leading a 4 member team at Onsite and co-ordination between Onsite and Offshore activities.
  • Attend daily Scrum calls and updated the Scrum Master on the user stories which the team is working currently on.
  • Setup Test Data in source files and tables to cover the missing scenarios and ensure test coverage.
  • Involved in Complete test environment set up, including Schema set up and Informatica set up. Taking the backup files from production environment and restoring in Source servers.
  • Validating the requirement using the SQL queries
  • Identifying defects during the testing, performing defect analysis, suggesting required code changes for fixing defects.
  • Work with the team members in preparing the data validation scenarios, SQL scripts and perform root cause analysis of defects.
  • Responsible for preparing the daily and weekly status reports and also coordinate with the onsite and bridge the gap between onsite and offshore

Confidential, Owings Mills, MD

Environment: JAVA, Tibco, Oracle, Micro strategy Report,Salesforce

Sr. Test Lead

Responsibilities:

  • Acted as a SPOC from offshore, leading and managing the testing team in Offshore, Coordinating with Onshore teams to attain the project deliverables.
  • Analysed the requirement and conduct brain storming and grooming sessions to make whole team understand the requirement.
  • Provide the estimates and resource planning to the complete project
  • Prepare the Test Scenarios as an input of Test Cases to the team.
  • Prepare the Test Plan for Confidential which has 3 different products IMS UI, L2Admin Portal and Reports.
  • Extensive experience in testing the application on Salesforce.
  • Interacting with business Analysts, Developers, Architect to understand the complete eBill process and explain the same to the whole team.
  • Closely interacting with the Business to get the clarifications required and explain the conflict and make sure the same is documented in the PRD.
  • Review the test cases of the whole team and make sure it contains the validation in DB Oracle
  • Give walk thru of test cases to the business
  • Worked on NASCO multiple application Metavance for Member enrolment and NASCO eFDE for Claim keying and work on EEC
  • Have good experience in working with X12 834 and X12 837 files.
  • Exclusively worked on ALM12 to upload test cases and execution status, defect logging and pulling out the metrics and dashboard reports.
  • Conducted daily stand ups and assigning the work on a regular basis and tracking the status daily.
  • Interact with clients and be a POC for Confidential and NASCO projects.
  • Prepare KT Document and process flow document
  • Participate in Production testing and make sure everything is testing according to the standards by the team.

Confidential

Environment: .Net, SQL Server, HP ALM 11.0, RQM

Sr. Quality Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Requirements from the client and developed scenarios, Test plan and Test strategies based on functional requirements, general requirements and system specifications to check the accuracy of final output.
  • Creating Test Scripts based on the Business Requirements Specification documents in ALM.
  • Interact with various Business Analysts and Developers to design better test plan and strategies based on the requirements of the business.
  • Executing Test Cases in ALM and logging defects.
  • Validated the interface from Frontend to backend tables.
  • Experienced in working with databases SQL Server.
  • Performed Sanity testing, Security testing, black box testing, web testing and GUI testing
  • Participated in Production Testing
  • Created Test Cases and scenarios for Unit, Regression, Integration as well as Back - end and System testing.
  • Participated in various meetings and discussed Enhancement and Modification Request issues.
  • Proactively initiated the Regression suite and covered all the end to end scenarios.
  • Prepare documentations like Testing Progress, Test coverage and providing status to Project Manager.
  • Recommend some enhancement features to the system.

Confidential

Environment: JAVA, Oracle

Test Lead

Responsibilities:

  • Involved in Requirement Analysis, Client Interaction, Reviewing and Execution of Web services using SoapUI Tool
  • Performing different kinds of testing, using SoapUI, like functionality testing which includes positive, negative, data driven and the non - functionality testing aspects like compliance and security
  • Creating test cases, test data and responsible for defect reporting and handling defect meetings
  • Communicating to onsite team if the message specs are not up to date
  • Making sure the latest WSDL s are downloaded and tested in the SoapUI for request and response
  • Involved in internal review meetings and interacting with clients for project clarifications
  • Designing the test cases as per the Scope in the test plan and the message specifications
  • Giving Test Design Walkthroughs to the Onsite counterparts
  • Creating the test scripts using the XML s through uploading WSDLs
  • Generating XML scripts using SoapUI
  • Mentoring team members and new joiners in application knowledge and scope
  • Assisted fellow team members in understanding SOA and Web services testing
  • Ensured timely delivery of the test artifacts related to end-to-end testing of the assigned business services
  • Helping the Business team in carrying out the User Acceptance Testing.
  • Involved in Production testing.

Confidential

Environment: Share Point

Test Lead

Responsibilities:

  • Analyzing the requirements and getting the clarifications from client.
  • Involved in customer calls
  • Involved in analysis each application and giving the estimates and resources planning
  • Creating the test Scenarios and generating test cases.
  • Review of test cases.
  • Execution of test cases.
  • Logging and prioritizing bugs.
  • Involved in sending test metrics to management on a regular basis.
  • Preparing Tractability Matrix
  • Involved in the team to improve the test process.
  • Prepared many templates for maintaining the test metrics since we do not use any automation tool
  • Training the new joiners by grooming them up to a level where they can handle work independently
  • Pro-actively created a manual for SDCF application and also created a Case Study Document.

Confidential

Test Lead

Environment: .Net 3.5, SQL Server 2005,.NET Framework

Responsibilities:

  • Analyze the Bugs Created by Support and Report to Project Manager
  • Create Test Cases and Upload in VSTS
  • Execution of Test Cases
  • Involved in UI and Functional Testing
  • Involved in BVT on Virtual Machines for any New OS or IE versions.
  • Involved with the Team to improve the Test Process.
  • Pro-Actively prepared a BVT for major Functional flows which is used as a Point of Contact and I got written commendation from the client.

Confidential

Sr. Test Engineer

Environment: .Net 3.5, SQL Server 2005,.NET Framework

Responsibilities:

  • Review of New Requirements
  • Creating Test Cases
  • Review of Test Cases
  • Execution of Test Cases
  • Logging and Prioritizing the bugs in VSTS
  • Involved in Triage Meetings
  • Involved in UI and Functional Testing
  • Involved in Regression Testing and Database Testing
  • Involved in collecting the Test Metrics
  • Prepared a KT document for one of the Major Module.
  • As a Part of Value add to Customer did Performance Testing using VSTS Pro-Actively and submitted a POC.

Confidential

Test Engineer

Environment: .NET, My SQL.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and Update Test cases
  • Peer Reviews of Test Cases
  • Executing the Test Cases and Logging the defects.
  • Involved in Data Base Testing.
  • Involved in review meetings with project team
  • Defects Reported Using PR Tracker Tool.

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