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Sr. Qa Analyst/po Resume

SUMMARY:

  • A highly qualified Senior QA Analyst with expertise in POPM having over 8 years of diverse experience in Information Technology with an emphasis on Software Quality Assurance in IT industry. Leverages expert knowledge of cutting - edge technologies to deliver bespoke solutions tailored towards specific business requirements. An extremely confident communicator capable of achieving synergies between technical and non-technical functions to facilitate the successful delivery of corporate-wide projects. A supportive and effective leader of cross-functional teams who thrives in dynamic and fast paced working environments.
  • Diverse over 8+ years of experience in Information Technology spanning projects with an emphasis on Software Quality Assurance, Business Analyst performing and leading manual and Automated Testing of standalone, Main Frame, client/server and web applications and Deal with Business teams to collect Requirements
  • Extensive experience to work with developers/Business stake holders, both independently and in a team environment to improve testing methods/strategies; also shown promise and operational expertise as an efficient Team Leader
  • Expertise in analyzing system and functional specifications used cases, Business Requirements and business rules to prepare Test Plans and design Test Cases
  • Experience in processes like TTD (Test driven development) and BDD (Behavior-Driven Development)
  • Conduct end-to-end impact analysis, design reviews, test case reviews to ensure that the business vision, goals and requirements are met
  • Strong knowledge on ETL and BI processes
  • Experience in Leading test specialist team, Offshore and On Site, mentor them throughout the software testing life cycle in Classic and Agile methodologies
  • Experience in testing Pega, Main Frame, Client-Server and Web-Based Applications
  • Experience to build & modify SQL queries to facilitate the need of process
  • Extensive knowledge on Change Management and Gap analysis
  • Experienced in version controlling by using different tools like SharePoint/Jira/Confluence
  • Active partner in CMMi implementation of level 2 and level 3
  • Experience to perform development on applications that works on android platforms
  • Work extensively with Scrum Master/RTE to make the test strategies in each PI Planning
  • Excellent understanding of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) models
  • Extensive knowledge of different kinds of testing like Back-End Testing, Positive/Negative Testing, Black box Testing, Configuration Testing, Data Driven Testing, User Acceptance Testing (UAT), Unit Testing, Integration Testing, System Testing and Regression Testing
  • Involved in development and maintaining Test Matrix and Traceability Matrix
  • Expertise in problem solving and bug tracking using Quality Center and Jira

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

Selenium/Automated Scripts, Postman, J: Meter

ALM 11:, Quality Center. JIRA

Operating Systems: Windows 98/2000/XP/NT, LINUX

Databases: MS SQL Server Management Studio, SQL Teradata Assistant, IMSDBDB2, Oracle 11g, 12c

Other tools: MS Project, Word, Excel, Soap UIWeb Technologies

Methodologies: HTML, XMLTesting

AGILE/SCRUM:, Waterfall

Software: Waterfall, Agile, XP, AGILE/SCRUM/Kanban

Programming: SQL, .Net, JAVA/J2EE

Testing Types: Functional Testing, Integration Testing, Compatibility, ConfigurationSystem Testing, User Interface & Usability Testing, Installation

Testing, Acceptance Testing, Regression Testing, Smoke TestingUser Acceptance Testing.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential

Sr. QA Analyst/PO

Responsibilities:

  • Lead 4 scrum team and responsible to make end to end testing techniques with all up and down stream applications
  • Create and maintain high quality requirement artifacts (user stories, process flow diagrams, use cases, data mapping sheets, etc.) using Jira
  • Working within an Agile framework to deliver product in fortnightly sprints, prioritizing testing team’s work with Scrum or Kanban
  • Perform DD testing using Automation tool Selenium
  • Extensively use GitHub for committing the regression test scripts
  • Estimate the manpower for each Release and allocate resources throughout the testing process
  • Responsible to train new consultants on HIPAA and arrange Knowledge transfer sessions based on their team and Line of business
  • Hands on experience in Medicare/Medicaid Business Processes
  • Health Claims processing knowledge
  • Validated Restful API services using Postman curd operations
  • Prepared detailed design documentation of PEGA application, including ETL data mapping documents and report specifications
  • Worked closely with the developers and the reporting teams, to ensure the timely delivery of the test data and test results of PEGA application
  • Responsible to work with System Analysts during requirement grooming sessions and assign user stories with testing team also be part of production deployment for validation and business support
  • Use Bitbucket to retrieve and commit the Java scripts for regression test scenarios
  • Strong liaison between Product Management and development to ensure a transparent and productive workflow environment & Strictly follow biweekly agile scrum delivery
  • Participating in PI Planning’s, setting goals at feature level across the organization
  • Act as stakeholder of specific product(s) backlog items, work closely with development teams to ensure the output to be aligned with expectations
  • Responsible for monthly reporting to management from testing perspective includes Jira dashboard
  • Make and update defect life cycle to Identify, review and report defects in Jira and make sure team follows the defined processes in QA Life cycle
  • Write/update moderate to complex SQL queries also work on front end FACET to validate data
  • Working in FACET various screens/modules and G&A application to reproduce Production issues in lower environment & fix deployment in production with business team
  • Documenting testing strategies for each sprint per Acceptance criteria to business unit
  • Work closely with business team to complete UAT and send Release note after each deployment
  • Participate in Peer Reviews to ensure completeness of all testing efforts and assets created
  • Validate and verify the up and down stream systems integration with G&A Next Gen
  • Prioritize testing efforts and share with scrum teams based on business requirement and their deliverables
  • Coordinating with automation team to write the Regression scenarios s for each sprint

Environment: PEGA 7.1/7.2 Framework, SQL Server 2012, SQL SSRS2012, .Net Framework 2.5, Windows Server 2008 R2, 2012 & 2016

Confidential

Lead Test Analyst/Business Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for Sprint delivery in QA team with the delivery report/status & to write business requirements for updating the front end (GUI) of the new pages and technical specification document to develop the test cases
  • Extensively used Flow charts to demonstrate the system functionality
  • Provides the link between the technical and business views of the system by ensuring that the technical solutions being developed will satisfy the needs of the business
  • Validate the web pages as per the given contents and design from content writers/designers
  • Test and verify the web pages in all major browsers including Safari
  • Lead Daily scrum call for testing team & host CR call with business and Dev team
  • Use test devices verify the Web Pages Looks appropriate
  • Test and verify the connection of front end of the system with back end data base
  • Create and maintain Test cases following with test plan /strategy
  • Work with developers/Business personnel on each sprint in highly paced environment following Agile Methodology Scrum

Confidential - Detroit

Sr. System Integration & Test Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Review Development user stories in JIRA to extract testing scenarios & maintain test release
  • Estimate the resource as per Test Plan and discuss with Project Manager on QC working hours.
  • Use shell commands and debug board to capture system and ADB logs
  • Capture HTTP logs received by head unit / system Perform integration testing between 3 different systems. (Hardware, Android, and Web base) to verify the application. Work in Agile/Sprint (s) SDLC to maintain and manage the QA activities along with Dev team to meet the deadlines on weekly basis
  • Extensively work on Android Lollipop v 4.0 to test the IOS system following with android applications & Used UML diagrams to demonstrate the complex integration parts of the system
  • Enter and manage the requirements in HP ALM as per Release and link with the respective test cases & Work on performance testing in vehicles at the end of every iteration
  • Review test cases before schedule Peer Reviews with dev team and other managers.
  • Use business requirements document to create logical test scenarios for validation and verification of certain requirements at front end as end user for infotainment.
  • Lead team of tester to launched android applications in Integrated Head Unit (IHU) of Cadillac 2016 model for GM

Environment: IOS Systems, Android applications, Head unit systems and other web applications

Confidential

QA, Team Lead

Responsibilities:

  • Integrate and Update legacy Mainframe system used for purchasing in Ford Motors Company
  • Formulating detailed Test Plan, Test Cases after analyzing business rationale and software requirement artifacts
  • Involved in Project life Cycle from the beginning and part of all requirement gathering meetings with business and SME’s.
  • Develop and execute detailed ETL related functional, performance, integration and regression test cases, and documentation
  • Update Test Plan on every Iteration Release & performed extensive use of SOAP for WSDL files
  • Estimate the resource as per Test Plan and discuss with Project Manager on QC working hours.
  • Provide technical leadership, support, and mentoring to functional experts and test engineers.
  • Participated in QA project planning & strategy process & responsible for setting up testing environment.
  • Write complex SQL queries to perform data validation & Use Linux commands to retrieve and push date into tables.
  • Reviewed Business Requirement, System Architecture Documents and Used Case Diagrams to write a detailed Performance test plan
  • Presided over the Test Plan walkthrough to discuss the approach and confirm with stakeholders that all requirements were covered by the testing effort
  • Create Regression Test Plan on every Release and share with the team
  • Manage Defect Life Cycle with or without ALM version 11
  • Host Defect Review calls and Peer reviews, Schedule Requirement review meetings with BA’s and QC team also managed ALM user access for all other team members
  • Assign tasks to QC team by prioritizing the release use cases and other functionalities.
  • At times write test scenarios with requirement linkage in ALM
  • Active member of QC forum in Confidential

Confidential, Detroit

QA Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Formulating detailed Test Plan, Test Cases after analyzing business rationale and software requirement artifacts.
  • Provide technical leadership, support, and mentoring to functional experts and test engineers.
  • Participated in QA project planning & strategy process.
  • Web UI validation across the QA phases on weekly basis as a part of Regression testing.
  • Executed test scripts developed with Quality Center to perform functional testing on the securities business reporting application.
  • Created test scenarios for the different plans on different bankers as per the Business Requirements and the Technical specification documents.
  • Tested and validated the database tables using SQL queries and performed Data Validation and Data Integration.
  • Conducted Discussions and meetings with designers to understand the application and the overall functionality of the system.
  • Used SQL Server 2008 and Query Analyzer import and export data, store it in tables, manipulate it via views, and use stored procedures on a daily basis.
  • Performed the Back-End integration testing to ensure data consistency on front-end by writing and executing SQL queries on the Oracle database.
  • Prepared weekly and monthly status reports for managerial reference.
  • Bug Reporting and Closure by extensively usage of Quality Center

Environment: .Net., Windows 7, Windows server 2008, Quality Center, ORB, SQL Management Studio 2008, Team Foundation Server (TFS), J2EE

Confidential - Fairfax VA

Requirement Engineer Internee

Responsibilities:

  • Used AFP Viewer application for testing the contents of various DCF letters.
  • Involved in preparing and executing test cases & bug reporting using Quality Centre.
  • Used Manual (Black Box Methodology) as the Testing approach in the project.
  • Develops use cases & Extensive work experience in Usability Testing
  • Attending defect and conference calls with the clients and discussing with the developer about the resolution of defects & Used Documentum smart space document management system
  • Mentoring and conducting training sessions for new recruits.
  • Worked on post implementation of every major release.
  • Preparation of UAT Plans and Defect Report sheet.
  • Mentoring and conducting training sessions for new recruits.
  • Worked independently on new functionality projects.
  • Involvement in Test Reporting on daily, weekly basis through company prescribed format

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