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Application Quality Analyst Resume

NY

SUMMARY:

  • 12 years of extensive experience in Software Quality Assurance and Testing (Mainframes, Manual & Automation).
  • Experience on Mainframe testing application using COBOL, JCL, DB2 developed by Methodology like Agile and Waterfall model .
  • Implement QA methodologies, Practices and Process in all kinds of Applications including Client/Server, Mainframes, Web, Windows, UNIX and Data Warehousing.
  • Extensive experience in Functional, Security, Configuration, Regression, Integration, System, Localization and UAT Testing.
  • Excellent professional skills in preparation of Test Plans, Test cases, Test Scenarios, Traceability Matrices and executing test cases manually and using automated testing.
  • Experience in Running and Analyzing the functional and regression scripts using QTP/UFT.
  • Significant experience in Smoke testing, Exploratory/Ad hoc testing, Compatibility, System, Alpha and Beta testing .
  • Extensively used Joins, sub - queries, grouping in SQL to check backend data and data integrity as part of Data Migration from upstream source systems.
  • Expertise in querying and testing RDBMS such as Db2, Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL using SQL scripting for data integrity.
  • Experience in Creating/Updating the JCL’s for running the Batch Jobs.
  • Experience in verifying the data in tables using SPUFI/QMF.
  • Well Versed in GUI application testing, Back End testing/Database testing, Front-end testing.
  • Expertise in using Database connection Tools like TOAD, Rapid SQL and SQL Navigator for writing and Executing SQL Scripts.
  • Knowledge in SOA architecture and Involved in web services testing in SOAPUI preparing test data, executing programs, testing stubs etc. Worked with developers to utilize and extend custom test harnesses tools for applications.
  • Experience in using SOAPUI Pro tool to test SOAP Based Web Services as part of back end testing.
  • Skilled in developing, writing and executing test plans, test cases & running test scripts in Test Lab from defect management tools ( Rally, IBM-RQM, HP ALM and JIRA) .
  • Expertise in adding defects, determining the priorities & analyzing data to create graphs, excel reports & multiple views from ( Rally, JIRA, QC, IBM-RQM and Bugzilla) .
  • Extensive experience in working with Microsoft office products including Word, Excel, Power point and Access.
  • Experience with data analysis, analyzing, documenting business requirements and data specifications.
  • Knowledge on networking protocols (TCP/IP Protocol suite) such as TCP, FTP, SSL and HTTP.
  • Strong debugging and trouble shooting skills.
  • Skilled in determining system requirements and specifications for complex application development projects emphasis on User Requirements and Functional Requirements through Joint Application Design (JAD) sessions and user interviews.
  • Worked with the clients on a day to day basis, effective allocation of tasks to all offshore team members, Involved in coordinating with the team to ensure coverage of requirement, effort estimation & resolution of issues on time to ensure delivery of quality work.
  • Proven ability to work under pressure, prioritize and meet deadlines. Open to dynamic work environment and ability to work collaboratively with business analysts, testers, developers and other team members in the overall enhancement of software product quality.
  • Ability to work on multiple projects with highly aggressive deadlines.
  • Excellent presentation and technical writing skills and Team player.
  • Quick learner, self-initiative and Excellent aptitude, reasoning and analytical skills .
  • Red hat Certified Engineer

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

Languages/Specifications: Java, Cobol, PL1, JCL, .Net, HTML, XML, SQL, C, C++, VBScript, Shell scripting

Automation & Testing Tools: Selenium, RFT, Cucumber, UFT 12.01, QTP 10.0, SOAPUI 5.1.2

Defect Management Tools: Rally, JIRA, HP Quality Center, Bugzilla, Rational Quality Manager.

GUI/IDE Tools: Visual Basic 6.0, Eclipse, Microsoft Visual Studio, Firefox Add-Ons, Advanced Rest Client

Databases: DB2, Oracle 12c/11g/10g, MySQL, MS Access

Database Management Tools: Toad, SQL Navigator, SQL Developer, Rapid SQL, MSSQL Management Studio

Protocols: SOAP, HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, TCP/IP

Operating Systems: ZOS, Windows, UNIX, Mac OS X, MS-DOS

Document & Configuration Tools: SharePoint, Doc WIK

MS Office Products: Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access, Visio

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential, NY

Application Quality Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Practiced Scum and Kanban methodology in agile environment as a SDLC process.
  • User stories and daily tasks are effectively Managed and maintained in Rally.
  • Actively Participate in Agile Backlog Grooming session with team to identify the Number of Point based on User story.
  • Test Cases and Defects/Issue/Finding are tracked in Agile Management Platform Rally/HP ALM.
  • Strong Understanding of identifying the Risks and Dependencies before a head of time.
  • Written the Test Cases with detail steps by analyzing the Business User Story.
  • Hands on Experience on Running AutoSys jobs to migrate Data from upstream systems to respective tableau reports.
  • Expertise in writing SQL quires to validate the successful Data Migration and Compare the values of each column to source system data.
  • Participated in Integration Testing and simulated & verified the Production type of connections, Folder structures, Autosys job schedule in Lower Environment.
  • Actively participated and supported the Production implementation and shakeout documentation.
  • Responsible to provide the directions and Steps to Automation Team to create the Regression suite.
  • Performed Database Testing using SQL quires to ensure the Data Integrity and validated the correctness of Data to Database and Tableau Report.
  • Actively Participated in Retrospective meeting to identify what work well, what didn’t work well for the Sprint and what action can improve the user story acceptance process.
  • Executed and Validated the Automation Regression suite and Responsible to provide the Acceptance approval.
  • Coordinated and Participated in Integration testing with Internal Upstream, Downstream systems and External users.
  • Expertise in preparing the Risk Based Matrix for the regression suite.
  • Engaged with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) and recorded the requirements in a format that can be reviewed and understood by both business and technical people.
  • Participated and Conducted Brown Bag sessions to improve the Technical skills and knowledge of Business application.
  • Responsible for supporting the Automation team to create a Regression Suite using Selenium.
  • Ran and validated the correctness of Test Results using Selenium and provided the suggestions to improve the accuracy of the suite.
  • Provide a Go/No Go Decision from a testing prospective for all projects.
  • Conducted walkthroughs and meetings with project team, end users/application owners to understand the application/SRS document.
  • Effetely worked with teams by Participating Daily Standup meetings.

Environment: Tableau Software 10.0.0, Rally Java, J2EE, Sybase 15.7, Windows 8.1 & 10, Selenium, IE10, HP Quality Center, MS Office, Agile, VB Script, Cucumber

Confidential, Maryland

Mainframe Tester

Responsibilities:

  • Practiced Scum in agile environment as a SDLC process.
  • Actively Participate in Agile Backlog Grooming session with team to identify the Number of Point based on User story.
  • Tested CFTS Application Batch COBOL Jobs by Creating/using the JCL to read the data from the PS files to add, update and close functionality for a specific Contract.
  • Tested the Application Functionality (Contract, Work number) which is written in Cobol programs.
  • Resolved the Link/Bind issues for the Cobol Programs in the Functional/Regression Testing.
  • Verified the Data in the Tables by using the QMF/SPUFI.
  • Test Cases and Defects/Issue/Finding are tracked in Agile Management Platform RQM.
  • Strong Understanding of identifying the Risks and Dependencies before a head of time.
  • Written the Test Cases with detail steps by analyzing the Business User Story/ Existing functionality which is in the Cobol Programs.
  • Tested the Data Migration process with respect to source system as Flat file, Databases.
  • Expertise in writing SQL quires to validate the successful Data Migration and Compare the values of each column to source system data.
  • Performed Database Testing using SQL quires to ensure the Data Integrity and validated the correctness of Data to Database Reports.
  • Actively Participated in Retrospective meeting to identify what work well, what didn’t work well for the Sprint and what action can improve the user story acceptance process.
  • Executed and Validated the Automation Regression suite and Responsible to provide the Acceptance approval.
  • Coordinated and Participated in Integration testing with Internal Upstream, Downstream systems and External users.
  • Expertise in preparing the Risk Based Matrix for the regression suite.
  • Engaged with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) and recorded the requirements in a format that can be reviewed and understood by both business and technical people.
  • Responsible for supporting the Automation team to create a Regression Suite using Selenium.
  • Ran and validated the correctness of Test Results using Selenium and provided the suggestions to improve the accuracy of the suite.
  • Provide a Go/No Go Decision from a testing prospective for all projects.
  • Conducted walkthroughs and meetings with project team, end users/application owners to understand the application/SRS document.
  • Effetely worked with teams by Participating Daily Standup meetings.
  • Verified XML response from GBI functionality of CFTS data.
  • Gathered requirements for the User Groups on different projects and uploaded documents to Share Point.
  • Participated in status meetings to report issues. Communicated with developers through all phases of testing to prioritize bugs resolution.
  • Prepared Traceability Matrix to fill the gap between the requirements and test cases covered.
  • Extensively used Joins, sub-queries, grouping in SQL to check backend data and data integrity as part of Data Driven Testing.
  • Attended weekly Project Status Meeting with Development team and QA Manager, and worked closely with the Project team to define Test Scope, Gap Analysis, Risk, Dependency, and Constraints.
  • Performed System Testing to ensure that the compiled software components of the Applications adhere to Project Standards, Performance Criteria and Functional specifications.
  • Extensively used the Batch jobs for the entire CFTS project.
  • Supported the UAT and Production issue.
  • Worked on SQL scripts to load data in the tables.
  • Expertise in performing Module, Integration, Stress, Volume, System, Performance, Regression, functional, integration, system, regression, security, and UI and user acceptance tests.
  • Maintained the RTM and ensured complete requirement coverage.
  • Involved in Automation of CFTS Application using Selenium.
  • Responsible for supporting the Automation team to create a Regression Suite using Selenium.
  • Ran and validated the correctness of Test Results using Selenium and provided the suggestions to improve the accuracy of the suite.
  • Extensively used the Batch jobs for the entire CFTS project
  • Supported Automation team for scripts to validate data from xml to Database.
  • Performed Back end Testing-using SQL queries, generating reports to ensure data integrity and validate the inserted and updated data.
  • Defects/Issues are created and status tracked in Project Management tool JIRA.
  • Strong understanding and Experience with the Agile Kanban Board and collectively worked as one team to move the task from In-Progress to done.
  • Daily working activities are tracked effectively and know the exact status of working User Stories.
  • Familiar with generating report showing the statistics for Project.

Environment: Agile, Waterfall, Java, J2EE, Mainframes (COBOL, JCL, Db2), XML, Web Services, SQL, Selenium, SPUFI, QMF, DEM

Confidential

BH - Wave

Responsibilities:

  • Worked in Waterfall & agile environment on testing iteratively against newly developed code until quality is achieved from an end customer's perspective.
  • Developed/Updated JCL’s for running the Mainframe Applications Cobol Programs and Verified the data in Db2 tables by using the SPUFI/QMF.
  • Analyzed Business Requirement Specifications (BRS), Functional Requirement Specification (FRS) and User Requirement Documents (URD).
  • Worked on New functionality of adding the new migrations from existing functionality Cobol programs.
  • Strong Understanding of Physical Data Model (PDM), Logical Data Model (LDM).
  • Actively participated in all phases of SDLC (Verification to Validation) and QA life Cycle.
  • Performed different types (Functional, UAT, Cross Browser etc.) of testing on application to ensure that application was error free.
  • Resolved the Link/Bind issues for the Cobol Programs in the Functional/Regression Testing.
  • Verified the Data in the Tables by using the QMF/SPUFI.
  • Developed Automated Test Scripts using Descriptive Programming (conditional statements, loops, user defined functions, function library) and data driven testing to validate the data and GUI based on business scenarios.
  • Logged defects generated reports (Dashboard), Created Test cases and executed tests using RQM.
  • Developed Manual Test Cases & Test Scripts to test the Existing functionality which is in Cobol programs of the application using RQM.
  • Gathered requirements for the User Groups on different projects and uploaded documents to RQM.
  • Participated in status meetings to report issues. Communicated with developers through all phases of testing to prioritize bugs resolution.
  • Prepared Traceability Matrix to fill the gap between the requirements and test cases covered.
  • Extensively used Joins, sub-queries, grouping in SQL to check backend data and data integrity as part of Data Driven Testing.
  • Attended weekly Project Status Meeting with Development team and QA Manager, and worked closely with the Project team to define Test Scope, Gap Analysis, Risk, Dependency, and Constraints.
  • Performed System Testing to ensure that the compiled software components of the Applications adhere to Project Standards, Performance Criteria and Functional specifications.
  • Supported the UAT and Production issue.
  • Worked on SQL scripts to load data in the tables.
  • Expertise in performing Module, Integration, Stress, Volume, System, Performance, Regression, functional, integration, system, regression, security, and UI and user acceptance tests.
  • Maintained the RTM and ensured compete requirement coverage.
  • Responsible for supporting the Automation team to create a Regression Suite using RFT.
  • Ran and Validated the correctness of Test Results using Selenium and provided the suggestions to improve the accuracy of the suite.
  • Supported Automation team for scripts to validate data from xml to Database.
  • Performed Back end Testing-using SQL queries, generating reports to ensure data integrity and validate the inserted and updated data.
  • Defects/Issues are created and status tracked in Project Management tool RTC.
  • Strong understanding and Experience with the Agile Kanban Board and collectively worked as one team to move the task from In-Progress to done.
  • Daily working activities are tracked effectively and know the exact status of working User Stories.
  • Familiar with generating report showing the statistics for Project.

Environment: Agile, Waterfall, Java, J2EE, Oracle, DB2, XML, Web Services, SQL, RFT, Mainframes (COBOL, JCL, DB2, DEM, SPUFI, QMF)

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