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Automation Manager / Architect Resume

MichigaN

PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY:

  • A technocrat with 12+ years of experience in Software Testing including 8 years of Automation using Worksoft, TOSCA, QTP/UFT with VB Scripting, Selenium, Cucumber, Load runner and QC/ALM and 8 Years of Test management and Software QA Process Formation
  • Experienced in Automation Feasibility Analysis, Scope finalization, Automation Test Planning, Test estimation, ROI Analysis, CB Analysis
  • Strong and hands on experience in SAP/ETL Projects, performing Automation Testing of the SAP/ETL Business process and Non - GUI Data Load Processing using QTP/UFT.
  • Hands on understanding of the Automation Frameworks, Business Process Testing using Data Driven/Hybrid Framework.
  • Good Understanding of the Advantages of Worksoft Certify, SAP TAO utility for the SAP Business Process/Component Testing
  • Proficient in testing software projects from inception, requirement analysis, developing test strategy, planning, designing, test data management & documentation - Agile and waterfall Methodologies
  • Deriving test & defect metrics, productivity analysis, evaluating effort variance, schedule variance, test coverage & review effectiveness.
  • Working with key work stream leads for scheduling, effort estimation and resource forecasting for testing across the life cycle of projects, including the Cost Planning and Analysis.
  • Contributed to continuous improvement of testing standards, process, procedure and methodology across all test areas. Prepared Test Process definitions and Templates.
  • Prepared Contract and Statement of Work and Scope of work.
  • Worked for projects at System testing, System Integration testing, User Acceptance testing. Strong experience in Manual Test Scenario Design, Test data Identification, Test Execution, Test Status and defect Reporting.
  • Test Coverage Analysis, Defect Analysis and Test Metric Preparation.
  • Experienced in creating test environments, code deployment and configuration management.
  • Extensive Test coordination with distributed teams clustered around Test Applications.
  • Strong Domain Knowledge in Investment Banking - Focused on areas like Foreign Exchange, Money markets, Derivatives Markets (Swaps, Options, Futures), Capital Markets and other Fixed Income Instruments.
  • An energetic, self-motivated leader with hands on experience in programming skills, business logic analysis, requirements understanding.

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

  • ALM/Quality Centre 9.2/10/Bugzilla
  • QTP/UFT 11.5 with VB Scripting, Cucumber, Selenium, TESTNG
  • Continuous Integration Tool - JENKINS
  • LoadRunner 8.0
  • Microsoft Share Point\Project Plan
  • WORKOSFT Certify, TOSCA
  • SAP TAO - Test Acceleration and Optimization
  • JIRA for Agile Methodology
  • Cognos TM1 and BI Workspace Advanced

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential, MICHIGAN

Environment: Oracle, IBM Cognos TM1, Workspace Advanced Tool, Web based Applications, I.E .11.0, Share Point, QC, Bugzilla, Cucumber Tool, JIRA, UFT

Automation Manager / Architect

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the design/development, testing, customization, and implementation of various software solutions
  • Define standard operating procedures, architecture, strategy and automation framework
  • Define and document automation strategies for new and existing systems projects
  • Define automation process, standards, guidelines and checklists
  • Define automation metrics collection process and report metrics
  • Streamline automation candidate identification process and Gather and interpret functional specifications and user requirements for Automation
  • Determine if manual and/or automated test tools should be used to execute test cases and uses automated test tools to execute the testing process, creates automated test scripts using Worksoft/UFT/QTP/Selenium or any other Tool Recommended.
  • Provide automation test planning, support for the overall testing efforts and delivery of quality end products
  • Construct input files to support functional testing and provide test reports for the projects
  • Maintain/ Ensure Automation test scripts are documented, reported and tracked in HP QC/ALM or the appropriate tools
  • Ensure that automation test reports and statistics are provided, as well as accurate and complete documentation, regarding automated testing activities, are submitted
  • Execute automation test scripts and log defects, provide defect status reports
  • Creates and implements automation testing roadmap
  • Provides metrics that quantify the value of the automated testing effort
  • Peer review automation test cases, write and analyze customized HP QC Excel reports (Macros/SQL) for automation test plan, automation test execution and defects
  • Prepare and publish regression automation coverage matrix and automation metrics
  • Provides technical direction to team members with respect to the automation framework and provides guidelines for thorough system testing coverage, industry standards and best practices.
  • Collaborates with project teams to create test plans and identify the needs for automation.
  • Propose and promote new ideas and methods for quality improvement, defines metrics and ensures the value of automated testing

Confidential

Environment: Oracle, IBM Cognos TM1, Workspace Advanced Tool, Web based Applications, I.E .11.0, Share Point, QC, Bugzilla, Cucumber Tool, JIRA, UFT

Program as Test Manager/Test Architect

Responsibilities:

  • Complete Project Management and Delivery for the Project Releases of Multiple Confidential applications.
  • Participating in the Business and Functional specification documents walkthroughs and deriving Test Scenarios.
  • Estimation, Planning, allocation and monitoring of the day to day progress of the project activities.
  • Identification of the project risks, preparation of the mitigation plan and track the risks.
  • End to End Test Management, Process Implementation and Value add creation.
  • Building all the Test Artifacts - Approach, Strategy, Detailed Test Plans, Risk Assessment Workshops,
  • Requirement testability Matrix, test Calendars.
  • Preparation of Test cases, Execution of Tests, Automation of the Database Validations, Reports Testing
  • Escalation management and issue resolution.

Confidential

Environment: Capital 6.5, Composer, Asgard, Windows 8 Web based Applications, I.E .8.0, Share Point, QC, Bugzilla, Selenium, UFT

Test Manager/Test Architect

Responsibilities:

  • Prepared Project Proposal, Contract and Statement of Work and Scope of work.
  • Complete Project Management and Delivery for the Project Releases of Multiple applications.
  • Participating in the Business and Functional specification documents walkthroughs and deriving Test Scenarios.
  • Estimation, Planning, allocation and monitoring of the day to day progress of the project activities.
  • Identification of the project risks, preparation of the mitigation plan and track the risks.
  • People Management, Team Motivation, Mentoring, performance evaluations, Set up goals, etc.
  • End to End Test Management, Process Implementation and Value add creation.
  • Building all the Test Artifacts - Approach, Strategy, Detailed Test Plans, Risk Assessment Workshops,
  • Resource Management, Cost Management and Budget controls. Reporting.
  • Escalation management and issue resolution.
  • Implemented Selenium, UFT

Confidential

Environment: Windows 7, SAP FICO, I.E .8.0, VPN, VSS, Share Point, QC, QTP, SAP ATO, ALM, Worksoft Certify

Test Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Completed project transition and delivered the projects into onsite and offshore model.
  • Handled Multiple projects & releases for different SAP architectures which were customized
  • Co-ordination with the Interfacing Systems Support Group and get the commitment of support for CSIT & regression.
  • Implemented DB Methods and Process standardization practices.
  • Performed estimations, developed Test strategy and plans for the releases, reviews of test scenarios and test cases.
  • Involved in team handling and monitoring/mentoring test execution, work tracking and follow-up to closure.
  • Enhanced Automation coverage

Confidential

Environment: Windows NT/XP\2000, Sybase, Java, .Net Upgrade for Tracer, I.E .6.0 SP 2, QTP 10.2, VPN, VSS, Share Point.

Test Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Participated in the Due Diligence and assessment using the AssetLite Methodology.
  • Prepared Project Proposal, Contract and Statement of Work and Scope of work.
  • Responsible for the Project Transition from the 3rd Party Vendor.
  • Participated in the walkthrough of Business and Functional specification documents and, derived Test Scenarios.
  • Estimation, Planning, allocation and monitoring of the day to day progress of the project activities.
  • Identification of the project risks, preparation of the mitigation plan and track the risks.
  • Test Execution, Preparation of Requirement Traceability matrix, Preparation of Defect logs where required
  • Preparation and analysis of Defect Tracking Reports, Daily, Weekly and Monthly RAG Status reports.
  • Co-ordinate with Client and Development Team for issue status, inputs for documentation.
  • Resource Management, Cost Management and Budget controls. Reporting.
  • Escalation management and issue resolution.

Confidential

Environment: O/S Open VMS. Database is Oracle Rdb Version 7.x. Visual Basic client interfaces with database through ACMS middleware

Test Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Participating in the Business requirement and Functional specification documents walkthroughs and deriving Test Scenarios.
  • Establish project plans, resources, budgets and time-frames, and assign and allocates tasks
  • Identify, track and communicate project progress, milestones, deliverables changes and dependencies within the schedule, costs, issues and risks.
  • Management of stakeholders’ requirements, priorities and seek to provide a win-win solution to ensure Overall project objective are met without deviation on cost and timeline.
  • Estimation, Planning, allocation and monitoring of the day to day progress of the project activities.
  • Identification of the project risks, preparation of the mitigation plan and track the risks.

Confidential

Environment: Windows NT/XP\2000, SQL Server, ASP.NET, I.E .6.0 SP 2, QTP 9.2, VPN, VSS

Automation Test Lead

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible to envisage customer requirements and develop functional test case document.
  • Developed proof of concept for the Confidential Automation proposed.
  • Participate in teleconferences with customer and different stakeholders.
  • Identified the Automation Test requirements based on business requirements of the application.
  • Designed Automation Test Plan and Frame Work base Line for the Confidential .
  • Involved in building Automation Test Scripts and Test Cases.
  • Involved in the effort Estimation, Task Distribution, and Status Updating and team Management.
  • Provided the effort estimates for the different tasks.
  • Was responsible to report the progress and status tracking.

Confidential

Environment: Win NT/XP/2000, JDK 1.4.2, Eclipse, J2ee, JSP, Applets, I.E.6.0.QTP 9.0, QC 8.2, Sybase, TeraData, VSS

Automation test Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Identified the Test requirements based on business requirements of the application.
  • Designed Automation Test Frame for the AQ Forecasting
  • Involved in building Automation Test Scripts and Test Cases.
  • Completely involved in the Database Testing of the AQ Forecasting using Manual Methods and QTP.
  • Executed Data Integrity Test Cases for Back-End testing using Teradata SQL Assistant.
  • Prioritized, evaluated, monitored defects and Analyzed Defect History.
  • Conducted Functional testing to Check Application Functionality using QTP 9.0.
  • Strong interface between the team and the client managers. Was responsible to report the progress and status tracking

Confidential

Environment: JDK 1.4.1, J2ee,JSP, Applets, Eclipse, Win 2000, MQ Server, I.E. 6.0, Oracle, Toad, Manual Testing Methodologies, Test Frame and Excel Template, LoadRunner 8.1

Manual and Performance Test Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Identified the Test requirements based on business requirements of the application.
  • Worked at client location and interacting directly with the clients
  • Involved in building Test Clusters and Test Cases using Test Frame Methodology.
  • Executed Data Integrity Test Cases for Back-End testing using Toad.
  • Conducted Peer reviews for Test Case and Bug report analysis.
  • Involved in the Verification of Messages using Message Queues.
  • Checking the MQ message format for the messages sent & acknowledgement received by both the systems (Nucleus and Profile).
  • Customized the Test Case and Test Plans according to the requirements of the project.
  • Prioritized, evaluated, monitored defects and Analyzed Defect History.
  • Conducted performance testing to estimate Application Performance using LoadRunner 8.1.
  • Created virtual users in LoadRunner for Performance testing and analyzed the reports based on the different scenarios.
  • Planned the load by analyzing Task distribution diagram, Transaction Profile and User profile and executed Performance Testing using LoadRunner.
  • Used Rendezvous points to load test specific transactions.
  • Used Correlation to parameterize dynamically changing parameters like Session ID’s.
  • Used IP spoofing to generate and associate different IP addresses to Virtual Users to emulate real-time scenarios.

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