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Qa Lead Resume

WA

SUMMARY

  • Seeking a challenging Senior QA/lead position in the area of Quality Assurance & Testing specifically in Automation, where contributions can be made to the growth of the company
  • 11+ years of professional experience in Software Quality Assurance (QA) & Testing in B2B domain, with client server, 3 - tier web based applications, and products based on Cloud Technologies
  • Experience with developing and establishing Best Practices & Testing Guidelines for QA & Test efforts, including Automation.
  • Experience with Agile, V-Model, Water-Fall software development life cycles (SDLC)
  • Working experience as a Scrum Lead in Agile methodology.
  • Experience working on High Availability and On-Demand Cloud based applications
  • Proficiency in Requirement Analysis with business, functional and technical specifications
  • Experience in designing and developing Test Strategies, Test Plans and Test Cases for various projects, including Faster Program Cadence, Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment Models
  • Experience working on new business initiatives like Content Management As a Service, which Micro-service based Architecture
  • Expertise with open source tools - Selenium (Selenium RC 1.0/2.0 and Selenium webDriver) , JUnit 3.3/4.0, Eclipse 3.0/3.3/Helios & TestNG
  • Highly proficient in designing and developing Test Automation Frameworks Using QTP and selenium2/ Web driver.
  • Extremely proficient and accurate in providing Time Estimates and project schedules.
  • Experience with Proof of Concept (POC) and analyzing Open Source & Corporate Automation tools in the industry - Selenium Web driver, SQL, Quick Test Professional (QTP).
  • Experience in working with Web service using Rest
  • Good in using application lifecycle management tools (HP Quality Center)
  • Extensive experience in Automation Testing, Agile, Core Java, White Box Testing, CI/CD, Black Box Testing, Functional Testing, Unit Testing, Integration Testing, End to End Testing, Smoke Testing, Regression Testing, User Acceptance Testing, Data-Driven Testing, Sanity Testing, Cross Browser Testing, Cross Platform Testing, UI Testing, Ad-Hoc Testing, Exploratory Testing
  • Experience with identifying, analyzing and triaging defects/bugs, using defect-tracking tools like - Siebel 8.1, JIRA, Bugzilla
  • Experience in Mentoring and Training new hires, juniors and trainees and also in developing Course Work for QA 2.0 (SWET - Software Engineer in Test) training
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to work independently and also in team

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Operating Systems: Windows 2000/XP/2003/2007, Linux 2.6.9/2.6.18

Automation Tools: Selenium RC 1.0/2.0, Selenium WebDriver, TestNG, JUnit 3.3/4.0, WinRunner 7.5/8.2

Defect Tracking: JIRA, Siebel 8.1, Bugzilla

Languages: Core Java 1.7/1.6, Junit 3.3/4.0, C, C++

IDE/Scripting: Selenium IDE 0.72/0.8/1.0, Eclipse 3.0/3.3/Helios, Test Script Language (TSL), Perl

DB Servers: Oracle 9i/10g/11g, SQL Server 2000/2003/2007

Web/APP Servers: Tomcat 6.0.14, Apache Server 2.2.3, IIS Server 6/7/8, Web Sphere7/8 and Web Logic

Other Tools: Fire Bug 1.2.1/1.3.0/1.12, X pather 1.4.1, EMMA 2.0, DOM 2.0.1, Test Link.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Confidential, WA

QA lead

Responsibilities:

  • Analyzed/reviewed Business Requirements, System Requirements, Test Specifications and developed test plans and test cases
  • Owned test environment set-up for Automation Tests and manual tests.
  • Designed and developed new Selenium and TestNG Automation Frameworks
  • Involved in Integration testing with other internal products and third party products
  • Was the point of contact for qualifying builds using Smoke testing
  • Had set up continues integration using Jenkins.
  • Analyzed Test Results and summarized QA Test Report for senior management
  • Identified, Analyzed and Tracked defect for new project.
  • Performed Regression testing, User Acceptance testing, Integration testing, functionality testing, Cross Platform testing and Cross Browser testing.

Environment: Linux 2.6.18, Windows XP, QTP, Agile, SQL, Selenium Web driver, TestNG, Java 1.7, Oracle 11g, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, IE,Firebug 1.12, Xpather 1.4.1,Maven,JIRA,GIT,Jenkins

Confidential, CA

Senior consultant QA engineer in test

Responsibilities:

  • Implemented best practices for automation using Junit and Selenium and contributed to process improvements and optimizations.
  • Designed and implemented Automation Strategy for On-Demand Ariba applications for the faster cadence program model, Micro Services Architecture and Continuous Deployment model.
  • Contributed towards developing test strategies and test plans for several initiatives and projects, including Spot Buy, a new business initiative for Ariba Cloud
  • Reviewed and analyzed business and technical requirements and developed test cases/test plans
  • Designed and developed new Selenium and TestNG Automation Frameworks
  • As part of QA TRP, reviewed Junit/Selenium tests scripts and provided feedback to attain stability and be in compliance
  • Owned test environment set-up for Automation Tests and manual tests
  • Maintained Automation Test Suite and analyzed automation tests results quickly
  • Worked as QA Scrum Lead for 12s2 mainline release, which adopted Agile methodology using scrum.
  • Contributed towards Regression testing, end to end testing, Integration testing, UI testing, Cross-Browser testing, Functional Testing using Automation Framework
  • Identified and solved flakiness/brittleness issues in the Automated Test Suite during UI/Integration testing
  • Continuous coordination with development team & program managers to analyze new features, to plan and to estimate the testing efforts with respect to Automation
  • Resolved customer escalations and issues promptly
  • Designed Starters and Advanced course works for quality excellence initiative (Software Engineer in Test)
  • Trained 6 batches - 4 starters and 2 advanced - to qualify for QA 2.0 (Software Engineer in Test)
  • Mentored new hires, juniors and trainees with the QA methodology, Automation framework, Selenium, etc for quicker ramp-up

Environment: Linux 2.6.18, Windows XP, Selenium IDE 0.87/1.0, Core Java, Selenium RC 0.9.0/0.9.2, JUnit 3.3/4.0, Java 1.6, Oracle 11g, SQL, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, IE, EMMA-2.0.5312, Firebug 1.12, Xpather 1.4.1

Confidential

Consultant QA engineer in test

Responsibilities:

  • Analyzed/reviewed Business Requirements, System Requirements, Test Specifications and developed test plans and test cases
  • Involved in Proof of Concept (POC) of automation tools like QTP (Quick Test Professional), WinRunner and Selenium for adoption
  • Involved in the development and maintenance of Automation Framework using JUnit and Selenium
  • Developed several automation test suites for Smoke Testing, Regression Testing, and System Testing, using Selenium Automation framework
  • Developed and executed Automation Test Scripts using Selenium Automation Framework
  • Performed Functional testing, Smoke Testing, Regression Testing and Sanity testing for both the new features and the legacy features
  • Involved in Integration testing with other internal products and third party products
  • Performed compatibility testing across multiple platforms/browsers (IE, FireFox), Application Servers (Web logic and web sphere), Web Servers (Apache, Tomcat, IIS), ERP systems like (SAP, Oracle finance, People Soft), Database Servers and Operating Systems
  • Designed and executed Globalization Tests for Japanese’s and French locales (Currency, Time Zone and externalization)
  • Worked on real-time customer test cases during pre-release and post-release, in production environment
  • Analyzed Test Results and summarized QA Test Report for senior management
  • Identified, Analyzed and Tracked defect for new and legacy project releases
  • Trained and mentored new hires and trainees on Selenium Test Automation and best practices

Environment: Linux 2.6.9, Windows XP, Selenium IDE 0.87/1.0, Selenium RC 0.9.0/0.9.2, JUnit 3.3/4.0, Java 1.6, Oracle 10g, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, IE, EMMA-2.0.5312, Firebug 1.2.1

Confidential

Product QA engineer in test

Responsibilities:

  • Analyzed and reviewed of various documents like Use case designs, functional design specifications, test plans, use cases and test cases
  • Tracked requirements through requirements traceability matrix (RTM) using Test Link
  • Developed test scripts using WinRunner (TSL Language) and contributed to Automation suite
  • Maintained test automation suite for several releases for On-Premise product lines
  • Was the point of contact for qualifying builds using Smoke testing
  • Performed Regression testing, User Acceptance testing, Integration testing, functionality testing, Cross Platform testing and Cross Browser testing
  • Involved in both manual and Automation test efforts for several milestones of the release
  • Identified, logged and tracked defect using Vantive/Siebel and also closely worked with developers to resolve them
  • Generated weekly and monthly reports for senior management

Environment: Linux 2.6.9, Windows XP, WinRunner 8.2, Java 1.5, Oracle 10g, Firefox, IE.

Confidential

QA engineer in test

Responsibilities:

  • Reviewed functional specifications, design specifications, test plans, test cases to understand the requirement thoroughly.
  • Developed test cases for manual test efforts for On Premise procurement product
  • Executed test cases manually for several milestone as part of manual regression testing
  • Identified and logged defects in defect tracking tools and interacted with developers when more information was needed
  • Involved in Functional testing and User Acceptance testing

Environment: Linux 2.6.9, Windows XP, Win Runner 7.5, Junit 3.3, Java 1.5, Oracle 9i, SQL, Netscape, IE

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