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Qa Lead Resume

Richfield, MN

SUMMARY:

  • 14 years of extensive experience as a Sr.QA Analyst/Lead in Banking, Health Insurance, Mortgage, and Retails industry POS and Web, E - commers & ETL/DW applications to implement QA process.
  • 14 years of diverse experience in Software Testing and Quality Assurance.
  • Efficient in implementing QA Process, established standards, procedures, and methodologies.
  • Strong Knowledge on the phases of Software Development Life Cycle. (SDLC) Methodology Waterfall and Agile.
  • Identify the Test Requirements based on User Requirements and Program Specifications.
  • Experienced in preparing Test Plans, Test Scripts, Test Cases and Test Data.
  • Ability to identify tasks which require automation and automate test cases
  • Expert in Data Conversion, Batch, integration, regression, functional & UAT tests.
  • Experience in the areas of GUI, Functional, Integration, System, Front-end, Regression & Web Services testing for Client Server and web applications.
  • Expertise in Risk Analysis, preparation of RTM & Prioritize Test case.
  • Strong experience in interacting with business analysts and developers to analyze the user requirements, functional specifications and system specifications.
  • Proactively studied various kinds of testing concepts and templates from various sources and effectively implemented them across the organization.
  • Proficient in black box, Smoke testing.
  • Experienced in distributed testing, multi-user testing and database testing.
  • Strong skills in Batch & back-end testing using SQL queries on SQL Server 2000 and Oracle.
  • Expertise in analysis of Problem severity, Defect tracking and Defects reporting system.
  • Ability to work independent or as a team member, excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work in a cross-functional environment.
  • Excellent problem solving and multitasking. Quick learner and able to work under pressure to meet deadlines.
  • Expertise in Winrunner, QTP, Quality Center, ClearQuest, PVCS tracker, XML and SQL.
  • Expertise in Data warehouse and ETL Applications

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

Platforms: Windows XP/10, Unix

Programming Languages: XML, HTML, SQL

Databases: Oracle, SQL Server 2008,MS Access

Automated Testing Tool: Quality Center / QTP

QA Tools: QTP/UFT

Browsers: IE, Chrome, Fire fox.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential

QA Lead

Responsibilities:

  • Participated in Release and Sprint Planning & scrums.
  • Defined user stories & tasks in VersionOne to track the project.
  • Executes test cases and validated acceptance criteria
  • Demoed user stories to PO and BO for acceptance
  • Involved in user story reviews and refinement sessions
  • Prepared SQL queries to validate UI data in the database
  • Involved in defect reviews and triage with developers & POs
  • Performed functional, Integration testing in each sprint
  • Performed regression, system and UAT testing after each sprint
  • Supported Prod validation on the deployment
  • Prepared source data for Batch processing
  • Validated batch data from source to target using SQL queries
  • Validated business rules and mappings against target data

Environment: ASP .net, sql server, c#

Confidential

QA Lead

Responsibilities:

  • Implemented QA process like Test Design, Test Development & Test Execution
  • Analyzed requirements and created Test Scenarios & test conditions
  • Developed test plan and conducted test plan meeting
  • Developed Integration and System test cases using Quality Center 10.0.
  • Created Traceability matrix and mapped requirements to Test cases.
  • Conducted test case Walk-Through with business.
  • Prepared mockup test data for input files.
  • Worked on Data Marts to verify Historical data.
  • Updated and created new data in Nexsure application and verified data in Data Warehouse database after Incremental ETL has triggered.
  • Used advanced SQL queries to validate Data Warehouse database data against Nexsure Database data.
  • Expert in ETL QA Process testing (source to staging to data warehouse and data marts).
  • Expert in Web/API Services testing using SoapUI for SOAP, HTTP protocols.
  • Tracked and reported defects into ALM and notified management with details
  • Performed Functional, System, UAT testing, Database testing and Regression testing

Environment: Windows XP, Java, SQL Server, Quality Center 10.0, QTP 10.

Confidential

QA Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Implemented QA process like Test Design, Test Development & Test Execution
  • Analyzed requirements and created Test Scenarios & test conditions
  • Developed Integration and System test cases using Quality Center 9.2.
  • Created Traceability matrix and mapped requirements to Test cases.
  • Participated in Walk-Through for test cases.
  • Prepared mockup test data for input files.
  • Ran batches to process input files.
  • Uploaded into HBS Deposit Application and processed files
  • Imported data into Power Plus database
  • Validated data in the database against input file.
  • Performed UAT testing, Database testing and Regression testing
  • Logged defects into ‘Clear Quest’
  • Participated in defect tracking meetings for defect resolution

Environment: Windows XP, HTML, Quality Center 9.2 and Clear Quest

Confidential

QA Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Implemented QA process like Test Design, Test Development & Test Execution.
  • Developed Test Strategy & Test Plans.
  • Created Test plans for functional, integration and system testing
  • Analyzed requirements and created Test Scenarios & test conditions
  • Developed Integration and System test cases.
  • Created Traceability matrix and mapped requirements to Test cases.
  • Participated in Walk-Through for test plan and test cases.
  • Prepared mockup test data.
  • Performed Integration Testing, System testing, Database testing, UAT testing and Regression testing
  • XML data file validations against DTD/XML Schema.
  • Understand mappings rules or business logic.
  • Verified Informatica transformations.
  • Verified lookup & its conditions.
  • Verified Source and Target used in the mapping.
  • Verified Concatenating, Splitting or manipulated field conditions.
  • Verified Record rejection condition
  • Verified Whether the Filter condition used is proper.
  • Verified all transformation conditions used in Mapping.
  • Validated XML tags and counts against backend database.
  • Validated XML data or contents against backend database
  • Tracked and reported defects into Clear Quest and notified management with details

Environment: Windows XP, HTML, XML, Informatica and Clear Quest

Confidential

QA Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Participated in Sprint Planning bi-weekly
  • Defined tasks and estimated timings for sprint.
  • Attended daily Scrum Meetings.
  • Used VersionOne project management tool to track tasks.
  • Implemented QA process like Test Design, Test Development & Test Execution.
  • Involved in both Manual and Automated testing.
  • Developed Test Strategy & Test Plans.
  • Created Test plans for functional, integration and system testing
  • Analyzed requirements and created Test Scenarios & test conditions
  • Developed Integration and System test cases using Quality Center.
  • Created Traceability matrix and mapped requirements to Test cases.
  • Participated in Walk-Through for test plan and test cases.
  • Prepared mockup test data for batch processing.
  • Executed test cases manually to verify the expected results.
  • Performed Database Testing, Integration Testing, System testing, UAT Testing and Regression testing.
  • Ran batches to load data into databases.
  • Performed database validation according to the business logic.
  • Compared flat file source data to the target database tables.
  • Creating and executing SQL queries to validate test data using TOAD
  • Tracked and reported defects into QC and notified management with details
  • Recorded test cases using Quick Test Pro for Regression Testing
  • Enhanced test scripts and debugged
  • Analyzed root-cause for defects and documented.
  • Involved in the entire SDLC of the projects from Initiation to Implementation

Environment: Java, SQLserver2005, Quality Center 9.0 and QTP 8.2

Confidential

QA Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Analyzed and understood client business requirements
  • Developed Test plans for functional, integration and system testing.
  • Developed Test Scenarios and Test Conditions.
  • Developed Test scripts using Quality Center
  • Created Traceability matrix and mapped requirements to Test scripts.
  • Prepared Test Data.
  • Validated transformation rules fields data in target table after the ETL process.
  • Executed test cases manually.
  • Performed Integration testing, System testing, Compatibility, Database UAT and Regression testing.
  • Used ‘Test Cycle Control Sheet’ for testing progress.
  • Recorded test cases (Manually tested and defect free) using Quick Test Pro for regression testing
  • Enhanced test scripts and debugged scripts
  • Scheduled and Participated in triage meetings for defect resolution.
  • Coordinated offshore team in India.

Environment: Quality Center, Windows XP, HTML, TOAD and QTP 8.2

Confidential, Richfield, MN

QA Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Analyzed and understood client business requirements.
  • Identified scenarios and test conditions.
  • Prepared Tractability matrix and prioritized test cases.
  • Developed Integration and System test scripts using Test Director.
  • Performed Integration testing, System testing and Regression testing.
  • Involved in web services testing.
  • Modified Test cases/scripts according design docs changes.
  • Tracked defects and logged into Clear Quest.

Environment: Test Director, Windows XP, Toad, J2EE and Clear Quest

Confidential

QA Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Analyzed and understood client business requirements
  • Developed test scenarios, test conditions.
  • Developed Integration and System test scripts using Test Director.
  • Performed Integration, System, Compatibility and Regression testing.
  • Modified Test scripts according design doc’s changes.
  • Tracked defects and logged into Clear Quest.
  • Gathered and recorded validation results during test execution phases.

Environment: Test Director, Windows XP, HTML, DHTML, Toad and Clear Quest.

Confidential

QA Analyst/Tester

Responsibilities:

  • Developed test scenarios, scripts, test conditions, and expected results.
  • Involved in functional testing for Allocation on line screens.
  • Performed database testing, Integration testing System testing and Regression Testing.
  • Prepared data mappings and test data for batches processes.
  • Ran shell scripts in UNIX platform to Load data into Retek database.
  • Used SQL statements extensively to retrieve data.
  • Modified Test scripts according design doc’s changes.
  • Tracked and reported defects & issues then logged into Clear Quest.
  • Gathered and recorded validation results during test execution phases.

Environment: Test Director, J2EE, HTML, XML, Windows XP, Toad and Clear Quest

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