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Functional Sme & Automation Lead Resume

SUMMARY:

  • Having 12+ years of exp. in software testing using Functional, Automation & RPA Tools (Selenium, SQL, HP - ALM, Rally and Blue Prism).
  • Currently working as a Test Automation Specialist for leading Banking Company in USA. Worked on different banking LOBs like Finance & Consumer.
  • Expert in GUI automation and have good exposure of automated tools like Selenium/ UFT/ Blue Prism.
  • Good understanding of performance testing and Jmeter. Executed different type of black-box testing at different levels like functional, regression, web application testing, Automation testing using UFT/ Selenium/ Blue Prism tools.
  • 7 years of experience in Banking domain (Finance & Consumer) and 5 years in Other domains
  • Worked extensively in Waterfall & Agile (Scrum) Methodology.
  • Proficient in HP ALM (Quality Center), Rally & Selenium (WebDriver).
  • Involved in designing and implementing the Architecture of Hybrid/Data Driven/Page Object Model- Page Factory automation frameworkusing Selenium WebDriver, GRID, Java, Maven, Junit, TestNG, Extent Report, POI (for Excel Interaction).
  • Exposure to web services testing (REST) using Jmeterand Java-Rest Assured.
  • Experience with database testing (or Backend Testing) using TOAD, Java and Excel VBA macros
  • Hands on experience with version control tools like GIT, SVN, and CI tools such as Jenkins
  • Exposure to cross-browser cloud tools like Sauce Labs & Browser Stack
  • Proven track record in Test planning, Design, execution, Test estimations, planning and delivery for multiple and large projects.
  • Versed with innovative testing processes like R isk Based Testing, Pair-Wise and Combinatorial Testing.
  • Worked on Shift-Left Testing, CI/CD, Dev-Ops, BDD and TDD environment.
  • Learning Cucumber, Gherkins, Docker and Appium.

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

Programming /Scripting Language: Java, Python, PowerShell, VBScript, BASH, HTML, CSS

Database: Oracle, SQL

Robotics Process Automation (RPA) Tool: Blue Prism v5

Framework: TestNG, Junit, Hybrid/Data/POM in Selenium

Tools: Eclipse, Jmeter, Autosys, Toad for Oracle, HP-ALM, Rally, Blueprint, GIT, GITHUB, SVN, Jenkins

OS: Windows/ Linux

Others: Framework design, Requirement Analysis, Test Planning, Agile Methodology, Database Testing

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Functional SME & Automation Lead

Confidential

Tools: Used: Selenium, Eclipse, Java, Page Object Model - Page Factory

Responsibilities:

  • Implemented automation framework with Selenium/JAVA/Maven/TestNG from scratch for synergy regression.
  • Created Excel macro to get Defect Report for business unit to pull information from all ALM projects associated.
  • Trained and helped QA Team within group to setup Selenium/JAVA/Maven/TestNG development environment.
  • Involved in laying down organization wide selenium automation framework to gel with CI/CD environment in organization.
  • Work closely with Bank/Oracle team and Business Project lead to understand project requirements and communicate test results. Review BRDs, Functional specs, and Technical specs
  • Responsible for creating Test Strategy document(s), Test Plan(s), Testing Tracker(s), Test Execution Status Reports, and Defect Reports.
  • Coordinate process team input into testing deliverables. Manage day to day activity of testers and test leads. Set guidelines for the test scripts to be written by the team.
  • Responsible for the coordination, documentation, and execution of test scripts. Coordinate prioritization of test scripts and defects. Ensure testing is on schedule and escalate any issues/concerns
  • Ensure QC is updated for test execution and defects & Provide QC training to business team (as needed)
  • Ensure defects are assigned and being worked on.

RPA QA

Confidential, Charlotte, NC

Tools: HP ALM, Excel Macro’s, Open Span

Responsibilities:

  • Worked closely with Business/Project Team to understand the project requirements and prepared the testing artifacts.
  • Analyze RPA business process, design test scenarios and testing RPA process report the business defects and issues.
  • Performed functional/regression/configuration/deployment/pre-prod testing for RPA code.
  • Created Excel macro to get Defect Report for business unit to pull information from all ALM projects associated.

Automation/Functional Test Lead

Confidential, Charlotte, NC

Tools: Used: PowerShell, Excel VBA, VBScript, Notepad++, Ultra Compare, XML

Responsibilities:

  • Worked closely with Project Manager/Business/Development team to understand the project requirement and prepared Test Plan including Testing Estimate, Test Automation Solution
  • Created a PowerShell script to compare the data between excel and XML.
  • Used tools such as Ultra Compare, Notepad ++ to compare the XML Schema.

Project Test Coordinator& Test Lead

Confidential, Charlotte, NC

Tools: Used: Microsoft Project, Office, SQL Toad for Oracle, Oracle Essbase Smart view for Excel

Responsibilities:

  • Worked with LOB Users/ Business/Technical Partners to establish and maintain a consistent test methodology and to resolve questions during the testing process.
  • Hosted daily Test Execution call with all impacted business/technical partners and sent detailed minutes post the completion of the call.
  • Collaborated/engaged Performance Team to test the Autosys Job schedule for the additional feeds.
  • Planned and directed quality assurance schedules and assignments, and monitored project status in comparison to cost/time projections.
  • Facilitate test planning sessions. Identified testing risks and issues to appropriate escalation points.
  • Attend other work stream project, LOB release, cross-organizational, or enterprise meetings in support of the testing efforts for the project.
  • Tracked progress of code delivery to test environments, test data set-up, test script completion, testing progress & other test needs.
  • Coordinated Prod Parallel & Post Cutover validation activities.

Project Test Coordinator

Confidential, Charlotte, NC

Tools: Used: Microsoft Project, Office, SQL Toad for Oracle.

Responsibility:

  • Worked with Business/Technical Partners to establish and maintain a consistent test methodology and to resolve questions during the testing process.
  • Hosted daily Test Execution call with all impacted business/technical partners and sent detailed minutes post the completion of the call.
  • Collaborated/engaged Performance Team to test the Autosys Job schedule for the additional feeds.
  • Planned and directed quality assurance schedules and assignments, and monitored project status in comparison to cost/time projections.
  • Facilitate test planning sessions. Identified testing risks and issues to appropriate escalation points.
  • Attend other work stream project, LOB release, cross-organizational, or enterprise meetings in support of the testing efforts for the project.
  • Tracked progress of code delivery to test environments, test data set-up, test script completion, testing progress & other test needs.
  • Monitor defects and provide test status reporting including leading topic calls. Facilitate Test Sign-off readiness, monitor defects for closure or migration to a later install, and coordinate approvals.

Database Test Lead

Confidential, Charlotte, NC

Tools: Used: Oracle 11g, Toad for Oracle, Putty, WinSCP, Bash, UNIX, SQL

Responsibilities:

  • Organized Requirements review and walkthrough sessions with Business partners to get the detailed understanding of Requirements, Data models and Mapping documents.
  • Extensively used ETL methodology for supporting data extraction, transformations and load processing.
  • Performed extensive Database (Oracle, Toad) testing which includes data validation across back-end databases by writing SQL Queries.
  • Validated the reports as per the requirement and against the back end database views and provided training for the end users for generating their own reports.
  • Developed and executed Test Plans (using MS Project), Test Cases/Scripts and Scenarios and Logged, tracked and maintained the defects and generated Test Results documents using HP ALM (Quality Center).

Automation Test Lead

Confidential, Charlotte, NC

Tools: Used: Java, Selenium Web driver, ANT, SVN, Used Page Object Model (with Page Factory) Framework, Eclipse, Browser (IE v11 and Chrome), Jenkins

Responsibilities:

  • Set up the Java Selenium Page Object Model (with Page Factory) framework and write all the Java code from scratch in Eclipse for a web application / regression automation testing in IE / Chrome and other Browsers.
  • Developed and maintained Java based selenium automation framework regression suite which ran against each release, ensuring existing functionalities were not affected due to new enhancement.
  • Created and added new automation scripts to test framework for monthly release, resulting in 90% automation coverage.
  • Debriefed automation regression results of current release cycle with team after gathering, consolidating and presenting findings, gaining feedback on direction.
  • Developed Data Segregation Macros for test data preparation during regression cycles.
  • Developed ALM reporting tools for test preparation, execution and defect triage calls. The excel macro based tools would pull a report on a daily basis to track project status during SDLC cycles.
  • Maintained testing artifacts during entire SDLC cycles like test plan, peer review, test cases, defect severity and ageing, automation savings.
  • Managed testing deliverables by organizing calls with development teams and different stakeholders of business for testing delivery and efforts.

Project Test Coordinator

Confidential, Charlotte, NC

Responsibilities:

  • Worked with Business Partners to establish and maintain a consistent test methodology and to resolve questions during the testing process.
  • Collaborated/ Engaged with Offsite SAP Team and prioritized the defect based on business severity and ensured all critical defects were addressed within the Bank’s testing timelines.
  • Acted as a lead in the creation, preparation, and conduct of quality assurance reviews and the development and execution of test plans and test scripts.
  • Analyzed, tested, and certified application-specific software and performed ambiguity reviews of business requirements and functional specification documents
  • Planned and directed quality assurance schedules and assignments, and monitored project status in comparison to cost/time projections.
  • Logged, tracked, and verified resolution of software and specification defects.
  • Facilitate test planning sessions. Identified testing risks and issues to appropriate escalation points.
  • Attend other work stream project, LOB release, cross-organizational, or enterprise meetings in support of the testing efforts for the project.
  • Tracked progress of code delivery to test environments, test data set-up, test script completion, testing progress & other test needs.
  • Monitor defects and provide test status reporting including leading topic calls. Facilitate Test Sign-off readiness, monitor defects for closure or migration to a later install, and coordinate approvals.

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