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Automation Test Analyst - Devops Resume

Chicago, IllinoiS

SUMMARY:

Results - oriented IT Professional, qualified by expertise in black box software testing and QA operations within diverse industry sectors. Combine knowledge of multiple programming languages, out-of-the-box and methodical thinking techniques and creative trouble-shooting skills, to achieve minimal to zero defects in all projects. Maintain timely knowledge of leading-edge advancements in the computer technology field, to meet rapidly changing business demands. Articulate communicator and proactive liaison with internal users, team members, and key management.

TECHNOLOGY SKILLS:

  • Functional Testing
  • Integration Testing
  • Requirements Testing
  • Regression Testing
  • DevOps
  • Web and Mobile Testing
  • End-to-End Testing
  • Team Leadership
  • Test Planning

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

Operating Systems: Windows 7, Windows 10, Linux, UNIX

DBMS: Oracle, MS Access, MS SQL Server

Software: Git, Micro Focus UFT, HP Quality Center, Smartbear ReadyAPI (SoapUI), Postman., Atlassian Jira, Confluence, VersionOne, Selenium, Eclipse IDE, Maven, DbVisualizer

Programming: C, C++, C#, VBScript, JavaScript, ASP.NET, XML/XSL, HTML, COBOL, JCL, Java

Browsers: Internet Explorer, Edge, Chrome, Chrome Tamper Extension, Firefox

CAREER PROGRESSION:

Confidential, Chicago, Illinois

Automation Test Analyst - DevOps

Responsibilities:

  • Create Functional Test Cases (data-driven when possible) using ReadyAPI (SoapUI) for CI/CD pipeline to test RESTful “Accounts” and “Apple Mobile Wallet” APIs for Mobile App Redesign Journey
  • Create assertions in ReadyAPI (SoapUI) for Test Cases based upon the Swagger 2.0 spec
  • Develop and write Test Cases for testing the APIs using Jira and Confluence
  • Submit defects using Jira to track issues found during testing
  • Request and gather Test data from other teams to use in test execution
  • Collaborate and work closely with front end Test team to verify results of test execution
  • Mentor new members on Scrum Test team
  • Participate in daily standup meetings and end of Sprint retrospectives

Confidential, Chicago, Illinois

Software Test Lead

Responsibilities:

  • Created Test Plan for projects
  • Reviewed Test Cases that were created by Test team for projects
  • Acted as liaison with on-shore Sr. Test Analyst to gather information from the off-shore test team
  • Created weekly Status reports with Metrics for Project Manager and Group Manager
  • Held daily calls to discuss defects with Development and Test team
  • Request and gather Test data from other teams to use in test execution

Confidential, Chicago, Illinois

Software Test Lead

Responsibilities:

  • Acted as Software Test Lead for the I-901 software project releases
  • Collaborated and work closely with external contractors (Cambridge) to manage the test planning and test execution for the I-901 software project releases
  • Collaborate and worked closely with external contractors (Cambridge) to complete the different test deliverables that are required for IDM compliance
  • Imported test cases designed in Excel into Quality Center
  • Created Test Cases to catch XSS (Cross-Site Scripting) vulnerabilities
  • Held software Testing meetings with external contractors while project is in-flight to discuss issues and defects
  • Wrote Test Status Reports showing the progress of testing each week
  • Have a good understanding of the IDM Methodology used at Confidential
  • All internal audits to verify IDM compliance for I-901 application project release have successfully passed
  • Suggested different ways to become more Agile-like in a Waterfall SDLC for I-901 e.g. holding demos with Business Line and DEV providing more builds into IT which contain smaller pieces of new functionality
  • Worked closely with the Business Line during BLA Testing
  • Had a good understanding of the Confidential Test Automation Framework
  • Had used the Confidential Test Automation Framework to write new Automated test cases for I-901 FMJFee site
  • Contributed ideas for Kaizen Continuous Improvement

Senior Software Tester

Confidential

Responsibilities:

  • Wrote Test Cases using Quality Center for E-Pay application
  • Executed Test Cases for E-Pay application
  • Wrote Test Cases using Quality Center for E-Pay application
  • Executed Test Cases for E-Pay application

Confidential, Deerfield, Illinois

Senior QA Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Wrote test outlines for Functional testing new features being developed.
  • Wrote test cases based upon Functional Requirements as defined in the Vision & Scope document.
  • Wrote Acceptance Tests based upon User Stories to be used in FitNesse acceptance testing framework.
  • Performed Functional testing of new features that have been developed.
  • Performed Integration testing of new features after being merged into the Release Candidate.
  • Performed Functional testing of newly created documents (Invoices, Sworn Statements, Lien Waivers).
  • Created a data-driven test that is used for automated testing of user roles and permissions.
  • Interviewed QA team member applicants.

Confidential, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois

Senior Software Tester

Responsibilities:

  • Wrote use cases to capture the functional requirements for new features being developed for NewPOS Point of Sale system.
  • Performed functional testing of new features being developed with written use cases.
  • Wrote test strategy for regression testing NewPOS based upon new Global Script Library implementation.
  • Performed regression testing of NewPOS with Global Script Library implemented.
  • Managed production environment lab for NewPOS U.S. to help support personnel handle customer calls most efficiently.
  • Managed development (“sandbox”) environment for software developers to unit test code for NewPOS U.S. and managed production test environment.
  • Planned and assembled new lab environment for NewPOS US testing.
  • Integration tested NewPOS subsystems with Customer Order Display, Cashless Device and Coin changer.

Confidential, Chicago, Illinois

Software System Tester

Responsibilities:

  • Performed manual functional and regression testing of Mobitrac Dispatch Client-Server software. Software was developed using Agile software methodology. Software was developed in Visual Studio .NET environment with C# for all client and server sources code development.
  • Performed EDI testing of “214” messages that were sent by Mobitrac to Daimler-Chrysler STARS system.
  • Performed testing of Konaware messaging using Nextel i605 phone and Motorola iDEN phone emulator.
  • Performed load and stress tests for determining scalability of software.
  • Used Performance Monitoring tools, Task Manager and Ethereal to analyze network and server software.
  • Wrote Test Cases using Rally software based upon story cards.
  • Used Rally software to track defects.

Confidential, Downers Grove, Illinois

QA Tester

Responsibilities:

  • Worked as a contractor through Sutoer Solutions located in Hinsdale, Illinois. Performed functional and regression testing on existing Client/Server applications used by the Member and Client Services team. The apps were converted from Tru64 UNIX to IBM AIX.
  • Performed functional and regression testing of Confidential web site portal used by Clients and Members.
  • Decomposed Functional Specifications to build Test Cases for verifying Requirements. Wrote Test Cases for positive and negative testing.
  • Used TestDirector 8.0 to create and modify test cases. All test cases are stored in TestDirector and are run manually. Used TestDirector to verify Requirements are linked to Test Plan to ensure test coverage.
  • Acted as a Gatekeeper for projects that are being tested. This involved making sure corporate IS methodologies are being followed and that deliverables and sign-offs are received before the testing project can move to the next development phase (Deployment).

Confidential, Chicago, Illinois

Senior Test Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Performed black box/alpha testing, as well as regression and user-acceptance testing in staged environments for complex projects, involving changes to auction site’s front end and the administration system used by merchandisers. Served as primary lead for two other quality assurance testers. Work in Windows 2000 environment, with SQL server (databases) and IIS (web server software), utilizing Visual Basic with ASP, JavaScript, C++, XML and HTML
  • Wrote SQL to query Auction and Winner databases for testing backend reporting.
  • Attended Requirements and Design Review meetings.
  • Worked with Business Analysts and SMEs to write Test Plans and Test Cases for verifying Requirements.
  • Concentrated daily efforts on project testing, completing specific sections of the test plans as directed by quality assurance lead. Retested items in test plan, after new code was loaded, to assure that passing items did not fail, executing a quick regression immediately following the code load.
  • Created checklists for regression testing of registration and bidding operations. Wrote and implemented test plans and checklists to ensure product/application were thoroughly tested.
  • Conducted testing of weekly updates and enhancements to web site which were previously reported and prioritized by business analyst, director of development, QA manager, CTO, and other departments’ senior managers.
  • Updated web pages on test web servers, deploying dynamic link library files via Wyse Installer using MSI packages.
  • Reproduced/reported issues generated from merchandising and marketing teams, and other internal departments.

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