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Quality Assurance Lead Resume

Manhattan, NY

SUMMARY:

  • I have Eight years of experience in the field of software Quality Assurance and testing with a wide variety of projects and environments which includes Client server, web - based application and database related projects on Windows and UNIX operating systems. Possess extensive experience in creation and execution of QA Testing Processes, Test Strategies, Test Plans, Test Cases, Bug Documentation, Procedure and excellent Analytical Skills coupled with good communication and interpersonal skills describing a committed team player; currently aspiring for a challenging position in Software Testing and Quality Assurance.
  • In depth knowledge of entire Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and Software Test Life Cycle (STLC)
  • Extensive experience in testing of various industries including Government Solution, Finance and bio-pharmaceuticals using tools like Quality Center/ALM, Test Director, JIRA, Quick Test Professional, Load Runner and Selenium IDE
  • Expertise in analyzing Business Requirements, System Requirements And Functional Requirement Specification, Develop System Test Plan, Test Strategies And Test Cases
  • Well-versed with software QA testing procedures
  • Actively participated in all type of reviews including Requirement, Test cases, Test log and Defects
  • Strong testing Quality Assurance experience within Agile environment as well as Waterfall
  • Extensively worked in all phase of testing includes Smoke, Functional, Regression, System, Load, Stress and User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
  • Solid Experience with Automation Testing Tools using Quick Test Professional (QTP), Selenium IDE, and Load Runner
  • Extensive experience in Backend Testing on Oracle and SQL server using SQL plus, MS SQL and MS Access
  • Experience in writing and executing SQL queries for Data Verification, Data Validation And Data Integrity
  • Communicate effectively with project Managers, Development and Testing team throughout the Software Test Life Cycle (STLC) to provide clear objectives and report on progress and issues in a timely manner
  • Strong knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) methodologies such as Agile, SCRUM and waterfall models
  • Have good documentation skills in creating Test Cases, Defect Reports and Test completion reports
  • Extensively written Test Analysis Report (TAR)
  • Ability to handle multiple projects with competing deadlines in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer relational skills
  • Organized, attention to details, self-motivation, personable, multi-focused and ability to meet project milestones and deliverable dates
  • Possess excellent interpersonal, written, verbal communication skills and strong analytical, problem solving, decision-making skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as a team successfully
  • Quick learner, capable to learn new system, software & hardware technology quickly

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

Operating system: Windows 2000/2003/2007/ Windows 10/Windows XP/Vista/Linux and UNIX

Programming Languages: VB, C, HTML, Java, XML

Testing tools: Selenium, QTP, Load Runner, JAMA and Mercury Quality center, DHC and SOAP UI

Defect tracking tools: Test director, JIRA and Mercury Quality Center/ ALM

RDBMS/Database: Oracle, SQL server, DB2 and MS Access

Software Methodologies: Agile, Scrum, Waterfall, V model

Web Browsers: Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, Netscape, Opera, Google chrome

MS Office: MS Word, MS Excel, MS Power Point, MS Outlook

Collaboration Tools: WebEx, GoToMeeting, Skype for business, OneDrive, Microsoft Teams, Office 365, SharePoint, JIRA

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential - Manhattan, NY

Quality Assurance Lead

Responsibilities:

  • Analyzed business requirements and functional documents, created the test strategy document that define the test environment, phases of testing, entrance and exit criteria into different phases of testing and resources required to conduct the effort
  • Involved in writing Test Case by using Wireframe, Design docs and Acceptance criteria.
  • Drafted Test Plan which included testing objectives, testing phases, scenarios and test environment after a thorough analysis of the business rules
  • Developed Automation framework using Selenium Web Driver
  • Developed Selenium test cases using TestNG framework
  • Maintained and executed Maven build files for running automated tests
  • Used Maven to help manage project’s build, report and documentation across the network
  • Performed GUI, Functional and Regression testing by automated using Selenium
  • Tested web services using SOAP UI
  • Lead the team throughout the testing releases, from very initial phase to the deployment phase
  • Worked into parallel releases in the same time & maintained the entire QA team for both releases
  • Involved in Smoke Testing, Compatibility Testing, System Testing, Regression Testing and User Acceptance Testing
  • Developed Test Plans, Test Cases of various Business applications, and complete familiarity with all phases of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Coordinate with end users to schedule and support User Acceptance Testing
  • Attended Requirement review meetings and provided feedback to the Business analysts
  • Tested the Application functionality, business flow Integration and functionality.
  • Utilized WSDLs files to perform web services testing using SOAP
  • Responsible to verify Web services API request, response data validations in REST, SOAP protocols.
  • Developed automated Test Scripts to perform Functional Testing and Regression Testing using Selenium IDE
  • Involved in writing SQL queries for Backend Testing
  • Created and filed various office documentation using MS Office applications
  • Identified modules that were impacted by various Change Requests
  • Used ALM(QC) for writing Test Cases, Test Execution & report generation
  • Managed the testing process, logged and trucked defects using Test Director
  • Involved in daily defect meetings during testing phase and extensively worked throughout Defect Life Cycle from opening to closure using JIRA
  • Prioritized Test Cases for Risk Based Testing
  • Assisted in estimating testing efforts and providing Status Updates
  • Participated in weekly Project meetings and organizing defect meetings
  • Submitted Defect Reports and communicated issues to Developers and Management
  • Organized team meetings such as: daily status meeting, defect status meeting, defect triage, release touch point meeting, walkthrough functionality ETC
  • Created Daily Status Report daily bases for the entire team and submitted to my manager

Environment: ALM (QC), JIRA, Oracle, Selenium, Visual Basic, ActiveX controls, API (REST), DHC, SoapUI, HTML, C, SQL server, Windows 2007, MS Office.

Confidential - Camp hill, PA

Software Test Engineer (Test Lead)

Responsibilities:

  • Analyzed the Business Requirements Document (BRD), developed Test cases and Test scripts for the application under test Designed, developed and executed test plans, test cases and test procedures based on the functional specifications.
  • Involved in testing the applications during Smoke testing, System testing, End-to-End testing, Functional Testing, System Instigation Testing and Regression testing.
  • Participated in supporting User Acceptance Testing (UAT), coordinated with clients for better quality, developed user acceptance test plans and test cases, and coordinated user acceptance testing.
  • Experienced in wed based applications which were developed on java, .net, and XML.
  • Created new and updated existing test cases according to the business requirements and functional specifications.
  • Analyzed application, system, and security errors, and escalated issues to developers and verified fixes.
  • Worked very closely with the development team to better understand each and every functionality of the application.
  • Used JAMA Test Designing, Test Analysis, Test Execution and Test evaluation.
  • Generated/Enhanced test scripts, executing the test scripts, analyzing test results using JAMA.
  • Involved in writing and executing the Test Cases and reporting the bugs using JAMA/JIRA tool for Defect tracking purpose and worked until the issue is resolved, in the process interacted with developers to resolve application defects.
  • Involved in submission of bugs through Defect Reports and frequently participated in Defect Report review meetings.
  • Generated Change Requests for failed test cases and assigned them to responsible developers.
  • Categorized bugs based on the severity and interfaced with developers to resolve them.
  • Attended weekly defect report meetings and presented progress updates.
  • Coordinating with Developers in fixing Defects and ensuring QA processes.
  • Performed Smoke test whenever there was a Build completed.
  • Developed various SQL quires to perform back end data base testing.
  • Prepared Test cases, according to the business specification and wrote test scripts and maintained them.
  • Responsible for Creating and maintaining the development of excel, Access and power point
  • Prepared proper documentation with reference to company policy.
  • Batch testing development and execution and done analysis of batch works.
  • Participated in various meetings and discussed Enhancement Request issues.

Environment: JAMA, JIRA, DB2, UNIX, Selenium IDE, ASP, ActiveX Controls, Java, .net, XML, Windows 07 & 8, IE, Chrome, Firefox and Safari, Oracle, MS Office (Word/Excel)

Confidential -Baltimore, MD

Software Test Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Developed and implemented Test Plan, Test Case, RTM and Test Analysis Report to ensure that all software products meet organization standards and end user Requirements
  • Involved in Smoke Testing, Compatibility Testing, System Testing, Regression Testing and User Acceptance Testing
  • Coordinate with end users to schedule and support User Acceptance Testing
  • Developed automated Test Scripts to perform Functional Testing and Regression Testing using HP Quick Test Professional (QTP)
  • Developed custom function/sub-routine libraries to support automated testing solutions
  • Performed load testing using HP Load Runner, used Virtual User Generator (Vu Gen) for script development, enhanced the scripts by inserting transaction points, parameterize and inserting correlation
  • Created test scenario on Load Runner controller for Baseline, Stress, Volume and Soak testing
  • Monitored application server and database server resources (CPU and memory uses)
  • Used Load Controller and measured response time to pin-point bottlenecks in applications, networking and server settings
  • Used LR Analysis to analyze test result and locate bottleneck for performance degradation
  • Involved in Meetings/Walkthrough with various teams as required for better understanding the business requirement, software specification, and development process flow at various stages
  • Involved in writing SQL queries for Backend Testing
  • Created and filed various office documentation using MS Office applications
  • Identified modules that were impacted by various Change Requests
  • Executed and managed test cases and reported bugs using Quality Center/ALM.
  • Involved in daily defect meetings during testing phase and extensively worked throughout Defect Life Cycle from opening to closure using Quality Center/ALM.
  • Prioritized Test Cases for Risk Based Testing
  • Used TFS for Work Item Tracing, Team Foundation Server’s work item tracing system is used to store and assess bugs, product backlog item, use case, user story, tasks, and any other sort of work item can be choose for monitoring, and developing.
  • Designed, developed and executed test plans, test cases and test procedures through by TFS (Team Foundation Server)
  • Assisted in estimating testing efforts and providing Status Updates
  • Participated in weekly Project meetings and organizing defect meetings
  • Submitted Defect Reports and communicated issues to Testing Lead, Developers and Management

Environment: Mercury Quality center/ALM, Load Runner, Oracle, Quick Test Professional, Visual Basic, ActiveX controls, HTML, C, SQL server, Windows 2007/XP, MS Office and Unix

Confidential - New York, NY

Software Test Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Involved in gathering requirements, preparing detailed Test Plan
  • Prepared detailed Test Cases by analyzing functional requirement specification document
  • Generated Test cases and traced them to the relevant FRD
  • Performed tests on various features of Agile development process
  • Worked with Users and Business Analysts to define and design test scenarios and test data
  • Extensive working experience in Functional Testing, GUI testing, Regression Testing, Load, Volume and Stress Testing, System testing, UAT Testing, Database Testing and Black box Testing
  • Conducted regression testing for the changes made to the application using Quick test Professional (QTP)
  • Developed VB script for automated test procedure using Quick Test Professional
  • Developed and maintained automated test scripts to support regression testing and participated actively in System Testing and Regression Testing
  • Automated test scenarios for GUI, Functional and Regression Testing using Quick Test Professional
  • Used the Data Driven Testing and database accessing techniques to support the scripts
  • Used Quality Center for bug tracking and reporting, also followed up with the development team to verify bug fixes and update bug status
  • Converted manual tests to automated test scripts using Quick Test Professional and enhanced the scripts by adding user defined functions in VB script
  • Created test cases using Selenium IDE, enhanced test cases by adding checkpoint.
  • Used Firebug to inspect element and to get the ex-path of the element as well
  • Created Test Suite with multiple Test Cases and ran them using Selenium IDE and verified that the functionality of the Application is working properly.
  • Extensively performed Functional Testing and End to End Testing
  • Ensure that all Functional requirements are tested
  • Managed and executed test cases and logged defects in defect reporting tool Quality Center
  • Developed Load Runner Vu Gen script and create Controller Scenario for Volume and Stress Testing
  • Performed 508 Compliance Testing
  • Created Test scenarios on Load Runner controller for Baseline, Stress, Volume and Soak Testing
  • Responsible for Backend testing by writing and executing SQL statements
  • Wrote SQL queries to test Data Integrity, Referential Integrity and performed Database Testing for the Application
  • Used SQL and PL/SQL against Oracle 10g database to analyze multiple source data and designed an approach for Data Sampling
  • Executed all automated and manual test procedures to ensure the quality of the developed application
  • Isolated and simplified problems discovered during testing so that developers can fix them easily
  • Attended various meeting with the developers, clients and the management team to discuss major defects found during testing, enhancement issues, and future design modifications

Environment: Quality Center, Quick Test Pro, Oracle, SQL plus, VB, C, Java, Toad, Load Runner, SQL server, MS Word and Excel, Windows 2007 and UNIX

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