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Sqa Engineer Resume

Clearwater, FL

SUMMARY:

  • Comfortable working in a complex, project - based environment, I’m a dynamic QA professional backed by strong credentials including a computer science degree and 20+ years of experience in validating systems to ensure compliance with SDLC/STLC process and standards, federal regulations, and customer specifications.
  • Review user requirements documents to ensure that requirements are testable.
  • Develop & maintain test plans and test cases using HP ALM (QC) or Jama
  • Provide status reports to Project Management and Project Stakeholders
  • Record & monitor the status of all defects using HP ALM (QC), JIRA, or Rational Clear Quest
  • Assist in analysis/resolution of defects discovered while executing tests
  • Retest defects resolved by Development
  • Escalating testing issues and suggest improvements, using appropriate processes in a timely manner
  • Performing investigative model testing to evaluate product performance and ensure customer satisfaction
  • Talent for working effectively under pressure
  • Able to adapt to rapidly changing priorities
  • Attention to detail from the customer s point of view
  • Ability to learn new applications & testing techniques quickly
  • Strong documentation/writing skills for communicating issues and documenting test results
  • Excellent communication skills for working with the QA team, Development, Business Analysts, Project Management, Project Stakeholders and Executives

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

  • 13 years of experience using HP ALM (QC, Mercury Test Director)
  • 3 years of experience with Jama Software and JIRA Software
  • Use of HP QTP, AutoTestR, and Selenium/ Selenium IDE automation framework to perform regression testing
  • 5 years of experience with SQL query creation in SQL Server
  • Experience with Waterfall and Agile Testing Methodologies
  • Strong knowledge of programming logic and Object-Oriented Programming concepts
  • Knowledge of all Microsoft Operating Systems & MS-DOS command-line interface
  • Working knowledge of Unix/Linux command-line interface
  • Knowledge of .HTML, .XML, .XSLT, .XSD - schema validation
  • Experience working with REST client and Postman for testing HTTP requests
  • Working experience with Hummingbird HostExplorer, AS400
  • Various Applications such as SharePoint, Microsoft Office, WinSCP, Putty, GIT Bash, Altova XMLSpy, Confluence, Norton Utilities, Lotus Notes, Rational ClearQuest

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential, Clearwater, FL

SQA Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Performed functional and integration testing of retail petroleum POS systems.
  • Daily used Jama for test planning, test scripting, and JIRA for defect management.
  • Re-created customer specific environments for replicating problems reported from the field.
  • Performed investigative model testing to evaluate product performance and ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Selenium/TestNG automation test for regression: maintained test automation assets/library.
  • Solely conducted XML schema validation test and documented the test cases for executing those tests.
  • Performed data input validation using Postman tool.

Confidential, St. Petersburg, FL

Software Quality Assurance Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Functional, system, integration, and regression testing web-based front-end & mainframe AS400 back-end.
  • Verified transactional data in both AS400 and SQL Server databases using HostExplorer and SQL Management Studio.
  • Prepared test plans, conducted walkthroughs, reviewed test documents, and prepared test estimation.
  • Assisted with UAT testing support.
  • Provided subject matter expertise to other team members.
  • Created documentation to aid in cross training other team members during transfer knowledge process.

Confidential

SQA Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Performed functional testing on Web-based application and back-end environments.
  • Performed testing for usability and compatibility of the custom Web application.
  • Analyzed system design specifications and developed test strategies, test plans, test cases.
  • Performed defect tracking, participated in defect meetings discussing test results with both developers and business analysts to isolate defects and find problem solutions.
  • Performed SQL queries to extract data from DB for validation testing on front and back ends.
  • Analyzed test results and reported issues.

Confidential

SQA Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Involved in test activities for different projects (web based, e-commerce, client-server applications).
  • Created test strategies based on the analysis of documentation to achieve the best result.
  • Analyzed requirements and developed test plans, test scenarios, and test cases.
  • Executed validation, end-to-end, and regression tests for Web application.
  • Ran SQL statements to set up data and retrieved data for tests.
  • Analyzed applications and errors, escalated issues to developers, and verified fixes.
  • Developed test summary reports for upper management.

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