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Sr.qa Analyst Resume

Jersey City, NJ


  • Over 8+ years of experience in testing of client - server, web, and Windows based applications on Windows, Linux and UNIX operating systems.
  • Excellent Knowledge in Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC).
  • Experienced in Functionality, Compatibility, Integration, ad hoc, Smoke, Regression, System, UsabilityInstallation, Performance, Load and related test methodologies.
  • Expert in analyzing requirements, preparing test estimates, creation of test procedures, test data and test cases that cover the best scenarios.
  • Expert in developing test documents likes Test Plans, Test Procedures, Creating and Executing Test Cases, Test Scripts.
  • Extensive working experience in Quality Assurance testing using manual and automated tools.
  • Worked under SDLC models like Waterfall, Iterative and Agile.
  • Experience in Test Automation using HP Suite (Quick Test Professional/UFT and Quality Center/ALM).
  • Expertise in writing SQL, PL/SQL Queries and performing Database testing including data integrity and data validation testing.
  • Expertise in Defect Management/Problem Solving including tracking bugs, reporting using Quality Center/ALMJIRA and BugZilla.
  • Experience with Test Director/ Quality Center/ALM for Requirements, Test Plan, Test Designing, Test AnalysisTest Execution, Defect Tracking and Test Evaluation.
  • Knowledge in Data warehousing tool like Informatica and reporting tools like SAP Business Objects, Crystal Reports.
  • Extensive working knowledge of Front end GUI, End to End, Back-End and ETL testing.
  • Having Good experience in solving analytical problems and documentation.
  • Expertise in Problem solving, Risk assessment, Environment planning and Quality Assurance Methodologies.
  • Experienced in working with Project manager, Development team, Business Analysts and End-users.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills and proven ability to test with minimum software specifications.
  • Ability to work in a team as well as independently.


Programming Languages: C, C++, Java, Visual Basic, .Net.

Scripting Languages: VBScript, Java Script, UNIX Shell Scripting

Testing Tools: Quick Test Pro/UFT, Quality Center/ALM, Load Runner 7.0, TFS

Bug Tracking System: Quality Center/ALM, JIRA, TFS, Bugzilla

Operating Systems: UNIX, Linux, Windows, Solaris

RDBMS: MS SQL Server, Oracle, MS Access,Sybase,DB2

Web Technologies: HTML/DHTML, XML, CSS

Web Browsers: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Fire fox, Chrome

Other Technologies/Tools: TOAD, Siebel, Putty, SQL,PL/SQL,MS Office, InformaticaSoftware Methodologies MTM

Reporting Tools: Waterfall, Iterative and Agile


Sr.QA Analyst

Confidential, Jersey City, NJ


  • Understand the Business and Functional Specification Documents and Process /Data Flow diagrams pertaining to the Brokerage workstation application.
  • Responsible for testing and tracking the new enhancement of the fixed income product while supporting the middle office and front office.
  • Test the position and P&L accuracy and sync up across the systems, worked with Global Trade Capture team for trade tickets from APS.
  • Interact with BA and Leads to understand the process flow of the trading systems with in the Topaz VB and brokerage workstation.
  • Extensively involved with external clients for the STP process flow with Bloomberg, Cosmos EMEA, Morgan
  • Direct, and ONV Systems.
  • Involved in Preparing the Master Test Plan for the brokerage trading applications.
  • Designing the entire documentation like Test Plan, Test Scenarios, Detailed Test Cases and Test Results in Quality Center.
  • Responsible for Traceability metrics for all the requirements with test cases and defects tracking.
  • Participated in the conversion process and the changes made with the old VB application to new Java based Trading system.
  • Responsible for UAT Sign-off on the monthly scheduled releases and responsible to perform Checkout validation.
  • Responsible for Manually Testing of the entire application Functionality according to the Business Logic and Pre-Trade checks.
  • Execute UNIX scripts in order to generate the Workstation client Reports SDI reports, Topaz Reports and to verify some batch functionalities and Refresh File extracts.
  • Responsible for writing SQL, PL/SQL Stored Procedures, and complex queries as part of my testing requirements using Oracle10g.
  • Responsible for Planning, Performing and Maintaining the Manual UAT contingency/backup environments for
  • Functional, Integration and Regression testing.
  • Performed Integration Testing, End-to-End Testing and UAT of all brokerage trading applications.
  • Responsible for Coordinating with the Business users /Front /middle office for new Change request and User Acceptance sign-off.
  • Involved in Daily, Weekly Status meeting with Plan team, Technology and Project Managers.
  • Working on Agile (Scrum) methodology for daily testing activity.

Environment: Quality Center/ALM11.5, HP UFT11.5, Windows XP, IE8, XML, HTML, MS Excel, MS Power point,Microsoft Visio, Oracle 10g, UNIX, Java, J2EE, .Net, VB.

QA Analyst

Confidential, Jersey City, NJ


  • Responsible for reviewing the BRD (requirements document) and work on making a test scenarios/Test cases and review them with the PM/Business team and get the sign off.
  • Hands on with E-trading, Voice trades, order management, trade management, real time Positions, P&L check.
  • Extensively used different Booking/Trading Systems like BATS, TOMS, Tradeweb, MarketAxess, and Bloomberg.
  • Performed the smoke and sanity test on any deployed build and then go ahead with the functional testing.
  • Participated in defect review meetings with the concerned development and support teams
  • Worked on Agile Methodology with sprint model for releasing the code to production.
  • Designing the entire documentation like Test Plan, Test Scenarios, Detailed Test Cases and Test Results in HP
  • ALM for specific projects.
  • Some project Requirements are gathered from an application called JIRA where it is sorted by project and version numbers.
  • Created Test Cases (Jiras) and tested and closed once no issues are found. Test results and defects are attached and tracked in the JIRA.
  • Used SQL query and verify the data from Sybase and MYSQL DB
  • Did compatibility test for various browser versions like IE, Chrome, Safari and Firefox while migrating from
  • Windows XP to Windows 7
  • Involved in Daily, Weekly Status meeting with BA, DEV and Project Managers.
  • Responsible for User demos and QA sign-off documents for the monthly schedule release.
  • Worked in UAT Environment and make sure everything is working as expected and provided demos to users before releasing to production.

Environment: Quality Center/ALM11.5, HP UFT11.5 Manual Testing, Windows XP/7, IE8, XML, HTML, Jira,MS Excel, MS Power point, Microsoft Visio, Oracle 10g, MySQL, UNIX, Java, J2EE.

QA Analyst

Confidential, Mount Laurel, NJ


  • Developed Test Cases based on Business Requirement Document, System Requirement Specifications and Functional documents.
  • Reviewed System, Functional and design specification for all the new enhancements.
  • Conducted and actively participated in reviews, walkthroughs of test scenarios/ test cases with the stack-holders of the Project.
  • Executed the test cases through Test Lab of Quality Center/ALM and Involved in mapping the requirements to the test cases through Traceability matrix in Quality center/ALM
  • Executed Test cases by Pass/Fail criteria in Test Lab by attaching Actual and Expected results through MS
  • Excel/MS Word in Quality Center/ALM.
  • Performed operations on the front end and check all the tables involved whether they are updated correctly as per the specifications.
  • Participated actively as a Scrum Team member in daily standup meetings, project status meetings as well as retrospective meetings and iteration reviews.
  • Performed extensive Database testing by executing SQL queries using Joins, Where, Group by, Order by clauses and aggregate functions.
  • Performed Defect tracking using Quality Center, reviewed and assigned the defects to developers, retested the defects after getting resolved and closed the defects that are fixed and working fine.
  • Written SQL Queries and executed them using TOAD and SQL Editor.
  • Customized Test scripts adding Programming logics, using conditional and loop statements.
  • Responsible to run UNIX Shell scripts as needed for backing up data and generating EOD reports.
  • Responsible for generating, compiling automation test results report for each implementation.
  • Responsible for User demos and QA sign-off documents for the monthly scheduled release.

Environment: HP Quality Center/ALM11, HP UFT11.5, Oracle10g, TOAD, JAVA, J2EE, XML, Windows-XPUNIX, VI Editor, MS Office, MS Visio and MS Project

QA Tester

Confidential, Arlington, VA


  • Worked for entire QA Life Cycle, which included Requirement Analysis, Designing, Developing and Execution of the entire QA process.
  • Worked with the offshore-onshore team of developers in prioritizing defect issues using Quality Center.
  • Troubleshoot the system problems and logged the defects in Quality Center.
  • Wrote complex SQL statements to perform the backend testing of the SQL Server database.
  • Reviewed business/functional requirements and technical specifications of the application.
  • Analyzing the test requirements and writing Test Cases as per the requirements.
  • Determined testing requirements developed and reviewed scripts for positive and negative test scenarios.
  • Extensively involved in System testing & Regression testing, User Acceptance Testing.
  • Created and Documented test cases and test data for Business Users.
  • Executed the regression test cases manually before it was handed over to UAT.
  • Actively interacted with team members, developers in review meetings to evaluate the process and performance of the application.
  • Involved in Sanity Check test, whenever there is a new builds and was responsible for communicating the results of new build to the team.
  • Coordinated test results looking for inconsistencies and ways to improve overall companywide performance.
  • Interacted with users, development team and adhoc testing team.
  • Developed Test Scripts using Quick Test Professional (HP QTP) for extensive functionality and regression testing.
  • Maintained all testing requirements, test cases in Quality Center and executed all test cases from Quality Center.
  • Documented the entire testing process, test cases and test results.
  • Prepared user documentation with screenshots for UAT (User Acceptance testing).
  • Attended weekly status meetings with development and management Teams.

Environment: Quality Center9.5/10.0, QTP10.0, .Net, VBScript, AJAX, DB2, SQL Server, HTML, SQL, XMLLoad Runner, Windows, MSOffice.

QA Tester

Confidential, Boston, MA


  • Reviewed and analyzed the Requirements documents, Design documents, Data design/flow, Data mapping documents to identify the Test scenarios and test data for testing.
  • Used Quality Center as the test management tool for the maintenance of the test cases and to track the defects.
  • Involved in conducting Gap Analysis (GAP), Functional Testing, Regression Testing and Smoke Testing.
  • Written specified SQL scripts to test the areas defined in each requirement, performed Database Validation and manipulations using SQL.
  • Design and Maintenance of Automation scripts for functional and regression test cases in QTP.
  • Enhanced QTP scripts - Used check Points, loops, parameterization, multiple actions, VB script, library functionsand user functions.
  • Performed Data-Driven Testing, Text Output values by using Global and Local spreadsheets in QTP for testing multiple data.
  • Created QTP scripts with Local and Shared object repositories and maintained them in Object Repository Manager.
  • Obtain signoff, from the business, sales, and development, on the High Level Test Cases and detailed test steps.
  • Attend daily release management calls to report status and identify the project risks based on the defects from ther projects in the release.

Environment: Quality Center 9.0/9.5, QTP 9.5, XML, HTML, SQL Server, MS Office, JIRA, .Net, and VB ScriptUNIX.

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