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Solutions Architect & Performance Test Consultant Resume

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SUMMARY:

  • Total 18+ years of experience in IT Industry played roles like QA Test Consultant, Solutions Architect, Performance Test Lead, Performance Test Manager, Onsite Coordinator Test Engineer, Confidential Functional Specialist and IS/Marketing - Team supporting role.
  • Spent Eighteen years in corporate IT industry. Progressed through increasing levels of responsibility to Solutions Architect spanning all aspects of IT from traditional 2Tier/3Tier Web technologies to latest .net/Mobile and SaaS /Cloud computing technologies.
  • Gained Domain knowledge in HealthCare, Retail, Banking Financial Securities and Insurance, / Confidential, IS and Marketing Domain.
  • Managed 20 Members Onsite & Offshore Team for testing projects comprising of 40 Web applications at Confidential from USA during my previous visit.
  • Extensive knowledge in Performance Testing /Performance engineering in Web/ Java/Oracle Apps and Ecommerce Hybris application
  • Strong analytical and problem solving abilities, SQL database engineering skills, SQL optimization and Tuning
  • Good team management, communication skills and perseverance to achieve project goals at the various stages of the software development life cycle
  • Worked as a Sr. Test Lead/ Performance Test Lead /Solutions Architect and quality assurance engineer for HealthCare, Insurance, Banking customers and Utilities companies
  • Experienced in gathering high-level user requirements, converting the user requirements into system requirements, analyzing the requirements, estimating the time and effort required etc.
  • Key Skills Performance Test Management, Performance Test Planning & Design Performance Test Process
  • Experienced in creation, review and execution of Performance test scripts in Confidential quality center and preparation of traceability matrix to ensure full coverage of the critical business and user requirements
  • Experience in designing automation flows for critical transactions and leveraging it for other testing like performance or Integration testing.
  • Possess knowledge in gathering Confidential (Non-Functional Requirements) and planning performance test environments, data setup, interacting with stake holders for scheduling tests
  • Provided recommendations to ensure holiday readiness for various applications including the customer’s e-commerce portal and critical batch processes
  • Worked with various customers to analyze the batch window SLA and provided recommendations to optimize the window time
  • Defining performance test approaches for large and complex test delivery;
  • Providing advice on testing tools and leveraging team effectively to achieve the project goal.
  • Reviewing non-functional test practices and coaching the team on improvement opportunities;
  • Managing test delivery, ensuring the testing meets quality, time and cost objectives;
  • Played Testing tools consultant and evaluated many Testing Tools for Confidential, Rational and Microsoft tools and Evaluated tools likes TaskTop Adapter to synchronize Confidential Confidential with Rational CLM.
  • Played Confidential Confidential Administrator role additional during Test Tool consulting period
  • Played Solutions Architect role and involved to Confidential Confidential PC (SaaS Migration) from Legacy Confidential Confidential Platform, and made many technical and Confidential documentation for the projects
  • Hands on experience on Microsoft SharePoint Portal Servers and Team Site to enable Confidential Goals at Confidential Technologies.
  • Specialized in preparing Estimation using all leading methodologies applied in the industry for Testing Assignments, Performance Testing Projects and Maintenance related projects.

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

Operating systems: Windows, Unix, Linux

Programming languages: C. VB, ASP, VBScript, XML

Testing tools: Confidential Loadrunner 11.52, Confidential Performance Test Center RPT, JMeter, VSTS, Neoload, Confidential QTP/ Confidential UFT

Test management tools: Confidential Confidential 11.52, Rational Test Manager, Confidential quality center

Databases: MS SQL 2000, Oracle 9, Oracle11

Monitoring tools: Dynatrace, Wily Introscope, Perfmon, J Visual VM, Confidential Sitescope, Confidential BAC/Topaz

Mobile Technology: MS Active Synch, Android and Palm OS

Others, Integration Tool: Microsoft SharePoint Portal. TaskTop Adaptor, Jenkins, Confidential Agile Manager & Confidential

Middleware: Vitria (VOQ), Tibco

Legacy: AS400, Distrack (Distributed Tracking system)

ERP: Oracle CCNB, Oracle apps (All modules), SAP, PeopleSoft

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential, BOSTON

Solutions Architect & Performance Test Consultant

Responsibilities:

  • Work with JHAS Confidential Platform Delivery team to perform analysis of complex, cross-system, Cross- platform integration changes or issues Serve as a solution architect / advocate for Confidential in a partnership with ongoing Confidential vendor calls at the technical level.
  • Help Evaluate, document and technically case existing environment and evolve/develop new solutions across different platforms and/or business units for automation/platform improvements and correct network topology alignment.
  • Participate in system design/architecture best practices discussions, help drive/case our environment documentation, understand network architecture and data mapping used by other JH divisions.
  • Facilitate and owning the migration of Legacy to Confidential SaaS Confidential Performance center migration and establish the stable Confidential SaaS Confidential cloud based QA platform for Confidential / Manulife
  • Responsible for Perf Testing Delivery like PPM SaaS Upgrade
  • PPM Perf Testing Confidential Requirement gathering, PT Script Development and PT Test Execution
  • Using Fiddler, Troubleshooting were performed in JH LifePro application to resolve recording/replay
  • Evaluate Appdynamics and share POC for monitoring solutions for JH/Manulife infrastructure

Environment: Oracle, Confidential Confidential PC 11.52, PPM, Confidential Agile Manager, Confidential SaaS Confidential, Fiddler, Confidential UFT, AppDynamics.

Confidential, RTP, North Carolina

Performance Test Consultant

Responsibilities:

  • Understand Project Goal & Establish PT Goal
  • Understand Confidential Architecture and provide Performance Test Strategy
  • Levearge HTTPWatch tool to navigate Websecure Framework all functionalities
  • Establish the Websecure Baseline metrics
  • Gather Confidential Requirements and Getting approval for agreed signoff criteria
  • Contribute in Discovery Phase along with Development team
  • Identify Websecure previous Baseline metrics
  • Establish the Websecure Baseline metrics
  • Understand Websecure Framework and consuming application and provide Performance Test Strategy
  • Gather Confidential Requirements and Getting approval for agreed signoff criteria
  • Setup Confidential Performance Center and enable Load Generators and perform Load Test execution
  • Sharing Performance Test analysis report to customer
  • Tuning recommendation
  • Supporting to all Performance Testing deliverable to all the 3 phases
  • Interaction and coordination with Project Team/Developer and client to achieve PT Goals.

Environment: Hybris, Oracle Confidential Web Secure Framework,, WebLogic, Oracle 11i, JMeter, Performance Center 9 (SaaS), HTTPWatch

Confidential

Testing Tools Consultant

Responsibilities:

  • Helping the GT Tools support Team (Level1 and Level2) for the Testing-QA Specific queries to respond and Playing SME Role in Service Connect for GT Tool specific enquiries
  • Tools Evaluation with respect to Confidential and Microsoft and opensource Testing like RQM,RFT, RPT, Coded UI, VSTS, JMeter and etc.
  • Consultancy and Technical support in effectively using tools in projects.
  • Taken special responsibility to integrate Confidential - Confidential with all leading Testing Tools like RPT, QTP, Jenkins, VSTS and Performance Center
  • Confidential Cloud CLM Offering, Identifying the eligible Testing projects in Confidential and assist them to onboard into cloud platform.
  • Evaluate Dynatrace Trace and ensure the Jazz/TFS Platform fix memory leak issues and hosted application performance degradation
  • Effective ussage of Opensource tools like JConsole, JVisualVM to perform JVM Tuning and Java heap managment

Environment: MS SQL, Confidential Confidential, Rational CLM, Tasktop adaptor, FireBug, JConsole, Dynatrace, JVisualVM

Confidential

Performance Engineering Consultant

Responsibilities:

  • As a Performance Engineering consultant, Helping in all Pre-sale technical clarification activities Lead the 5 Members Performance Testing at Offshore till development phase,
  • Interact with multiple Tools vendors and providing Optimized tool based approach which will fit to Confidential Develop the Test Plan, Develop test schedules, Collect and quantify the performance requirements. Determine and document the workload model(s) along with the business team,
  • Create the load plan, Performs Analysis s of Performance Test metrics (application performance), Work with the developers as part of the collaborative testing and tuning team. Identify goals and objectives for this performance validation.
  • Identify critical business processes and document the same as input feed for LR scripting. Prepare a work load matrix for identified business processes with mutual discussion with end users.
  • Identify the types of tests to be performed.
  • Define controller scenarios. Create LR scripts and customize them based on business process requirements
  • Perform Baseline, Load, Stress, Endurance Testing.
  • Collect metrics as input feed for performance engineering (Capacity Planning and Modeling)
  • Analyze the test results, determine bottlenecks or potential bottlenecks, and reported observed future scalability limitations involved in the proposed architecture.
  • In this R12-GSM Technical Upgrade Projects and effectively participated as Performance Test analyst to find application performance and bottlenecks the customized code using Confidential Tools & OEM Tool.
  • Additionally played to get setup Confidential SAAS Performance Center for Confidential involved in the following
  • Getting various quote for Confidential from Confidential India, and shared with Confidential
  • Liaison between Confidential India/ Confidential to get cost effective solutions for Long-term Confidential SAAS Performance Center for Confidential IT Infrastructure.
  • Setup Confidential SaaS Performance Center with local Confidential Physical load generator installed across all Asian/Europe geographies for this Confidential -R12-TechUpgrade.

Environment: Oracle R11, WebLogic, Oracle 11i, Confidential Performance Center 11.52 (SaaS)

Confidential

Performance Tester

Responsibilities:

  • As a Performance Tester,, Develop the detailed performance test approach,
  • Develop the PT Test Plan, Develop test schedules, Collect and quantify the performance requirements.
  • Coordinate with Infra team to make required NFTE (Performance Test Environment)
  • Develop the Performace test Scripts using NeoLoad
  • Prepare Test Data, Creating/Verify to the provided Load Test Environment (Controller, Load Attending all Management meeting to give the periodic updates and escalate wherever necessary.

Environment: Confidential Documentum, Oracle, Neoload

Confidential

Performance Test Lead

Responsibilities:

  • As a Performance Test Lead, Develop the detailed performance test approach,
  • Develop the PT Test Plan, Develop test schedules, Collect and quantify the performance requirements.
  • Determine and document the workload model(s) along with the business team, Create the load plan, Performs Analysis of Performance Test metrics (application performance)
  • Work with the developers as part of the collaborative testing & tuning team.
  • Coordinate with Infra team to make required NFTE (Performance Test Environment)
  • Develop the PT Load VuGen Script for the Module HCM
  • Prepare Test Data, Creating/Verify to the provided Load Test Environment (Controller, Load Generator and IPSoofing and etc.)
  • Attending all Management meeting to give the periodic updates and escalate wherever necessary.
  • Configre Confidential Sitescope during Perf Testing execution phase and integrate with Confidential Performance Cen

Environment: Oracle, PeopleSoft, HRMS, HCM and CRM, WebLogic, Oracle 11i, Confidential Load Runner Performance Center 9 (SaaS), Confidential SiteScope, JMeter

Confidential

Solutions Consultant

Responsibilities:

  • As a Solution Consultant in Performance Test Deliverables, Develop the detailed performance test approach.
  • Develop the Test Plan, Develop test schedules, Collect and quantify the performance requirements.
  • Determine and document the workload model(s) along with the business team, Create the load plan, Performs Analysis of Performance Test metrics (application performance), Work with the developers as part of the collaborative testing and tuning team.
  • Identify goals and objectives for this performance validation.
  • Identify critical business processes and document the same as input feed for LR scripting.
  • Prepare a work load matrix for identified business processes with mutual discussion with end users.
  • Identify the types of tests to be performed.
  • Define controller scenarios.
  • Configure J2EE diagnostics and customize instrumentation file.
  • Create LR scripts and customize them based on business process requirements.
  • Perform Baseline, Load, Stress, Longevity and fail over testing.
  • Collect metrics as input feed for performance engineering (Capacity Planning and Modeling).
  • Analyze the test results, determine bottlenecks or potential bottlenecks, and reported observed future scalability limitations involved in the proposed architecture.

Environment: Oracle CCnB, WebLogic, Oracle 11i, Performance Center 9 (SaaS), Confidential SiteScope

Confidential, Dublin, OH

Sr. Test Lead/ Onsite Coordinator/Performance Tester

Responsibilities:

  • Sole responsible to represent from Client locations for all and Cardinal PD Dot com specific work
  • From Planning phase to Production Code deployment for Cardinal Dot Com Projects whichever in-scope.
  • Representing as Test Lead in all Steering committee meeting/Working Session meeting to provide update and escalate the things whichever preventing to move forward.
  • Prioritizing and analyzing the Weekly ITG Change Requests on Production environments, and raise RED Flag to Cardinal.com impacting activities and buy-in from various teams for smoother weekend QC Testing. And prepare Weekly CM/QC/RM Summary Activities and determine the Front doors unavailability time for the weekend maintenance window. This is complex task like co-coordinating to ensure 40 Applications will not have impact. My Team will execute smoke testing in production for the in-scope application between 6-8am on every Sunday to ensure that nothing have broken. This will be helping end-customer Confidential will use the system after Weekly Maintenance window (Saturday 8pm to Sunday 8am)
  • Playing Senior Tester role at onsite for Mobile Solutions Handheld devices like Symbol MC70, Motorola MC1000, Distrack, participating in all on-off joint testing with multiple sub-systems like Middleware VOQ, Legacy System for Cardinal.com applications
  • As a Performance Tester, Involved in Knowledge transition on the Performance Testing specific scripts/results repository. Later on, It was handed over back to my colleagues. It was managed by me and interfaced with client team/business to achieve their SLA on Performance. Dot Com Master Suite will be executed 4 times on Quarterly basis at different interval to ensure the Performance never degraded due to new code/ hardware upgradation.
  • Core responsibility to keep in-synch with Onshore updates to Offshore Team members to meet customer deliverables on time for the regular Cardinal.com Build (Quarterly basis) and Break fix build (Twice a Cardinal.com Build)
  • Involved in Build Projects (Development Projects) as Test Leads like Health south/Perfect Order (Phase I to Phase V, 2.5 Yrs. projects which was completed)

Environment: ORACLE 9i/11G, Vitira, AS400, Distrack, Java/J2EE, SQL2000, WindowsNT/2000/2008, WAS and etc. 9.

Confidential, California

Performance Tester

Responsibilities:

  • Identify goals and objectives for this performance validation.
  • Identify critical business processes and document the same as input feed for LR scripting.
  • Prepare a work load matrix for identified business processes with mutual discussion with end users.
  • Identify the types of tests to be performed.
  • Define controller scenarios.
  • Configure J2EE diagnostics and customize instrumentation file.
  • Create LR scripts and customize them based on business process requirements.
  • Perform Baseline, Load, Stress, Longevity and fail over testing.
  • Collect metrics as input feed for performance engineering (Capacity Planning and Modeling).
  • Analyze the test results, determine bottlenecks or potential bottlenecks, and reported observed future scalability limitations involved in the proposed architecture.

Environment: DB2, UNIX ( Confidential - AIX 5.2), Java, Loadrunner 8.0.

Confidential, Milwaukee, WI

Performance Test Lead

Responsibilities:

  • Understand existing practice at NM on Performance engineering in Legacy and ERP Software projects
  • Show case the benefit of Confidential Performance Testing Framework
  • Prepared a Case studies on recommendation to adapt Best practices learned in the industry
  • Conducted a workshop to demonstrate the end to end approach on PT End-2-End Life cycle with live examples.

Environment: DB2, UNIX ( Confidential - AIX 5.2), Java, Loadrunner 8.0

Confidential

Performance Test Lead

Responsibilities:

  • As a Performance Test Lead and managed (2 Member Team)
  • Created and Executed Performance Test Plans, Test Cases and Test Scripts.
  • Executed Load Testing, Volume Testing, Scalability Testing, Designed and Enhanced various VUScripts for the using Load Runner 8.0
  • Correlation & Parameterization concepts are implemented in the scripts and enhanced them based on the test case functionality
  • Applied various Virtual User loads on the application and Performance Monitor was used to monitor and analyze the performance of the server by generating various reports for Memory usage, CPU Utilization, Paging size
  • Using Perfmon, we have analyzed the web server performance; identify goals and objectives for this performance validation.

Environment: SQL2000, VC++, Loadrunner 8.0

Confidential

Performance Tester

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for understanding the customer requirements from PMO Team to understand Confidential ’s Application’s expectations
  • Create Performance Test Plan, generate necessary performance test scripts, test cases to meet those requirements and help the offshore team understand the requirements enabling them to deliver expected results.
  • Recorded and created V-user scripts using Load Runner and successfully handled correlation
  • Analyzed and created test scenarios and corresponding test data for Performance testing.
  • Correlation & Parameterization concepts are implemented in the scripts and enhanced them based on the test case functionality
  • Applied various Virtual User loads on the application and Performance Monitor was used to monitor and analyze the performance of the server by generating various reports for Memory usage, CPU Utilization, Paging size
  • Using Perfmon, we have analyzed the web server performance and shared the Test results to the project team

Environment: Mercury Load Runner 8.0, ASP.Net, SQL, and VS.Net Backend: MS-SQL Server 2000 Operating System: Windows 2003 Server

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