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Qa Engineer Resume

Albany, NY

SUMMARY

  • Over 13+ years of experience in design, development, implementation and execution of test plans, test cases for Client/server and internet/intranet application’s using Rational & Mercury’s Test Suite and Compuware automated testing tools.
  • My Prowess includes testing applications using both manual and automated testing process on User Acceptance Testing (UAT), system testing, functional, Load, Stress and Regression testing etc.
  • Exclusive experience in designing, developing and implementing automated scripts demonstrates my competence in analytical and business skills.
  • Well exposed to various platforms and bleeding edge technologies
  • 12 years of Software Testing experience.
  • 1+ years of development experience using VB & ASP technologies.
  • Excellent experience as Quality Assurance Tester in Manual and Automated Testing of Web (J2ee and .Net) based applications using Rational Functional Tester, Rational Manual Tester and QTP.
  • Strong experience in writing and executing Test cases and Test plans.
  • Experience in leading testing teams while participating in the test execution.
  • Experienced in developing Test Plan and Test cases that meets the Requirement Specifications and Test Scenario’s.
  • Knowledge on Software Life Cycle models, and Test Metrics.
  • Experienced in developing Manual and Automated test scripts.
  • Performed I ntegration, UAT, Configuration, Compatibility, Functionality, Performance, Regression, and System tests.
  • Strong experience in preparation of Defect Reports and Tracking of Defects using Clear Quest, Quality Center (Test Director).
  • Strong experience in accessibility testing using AccuVerify tool.
  • Experienced in Software Verification and Data Validation.
  • Expertise in creating and executing SQL queries (Oracle, MS - SQL).
  • Participated in all phases of Software Testing Life Cycle.
  • Experienced in Oracle and MS-SQL databases.
  • Experienced in Windows NT, 2k and XP operating systems.
  • Strong experience in Rational Team Concert(RTC), Rational Functional Tester(RFT), Rational Quality Manager (RQM), Rational Performance Tester automated testing tools.
  • Excellent communication, written, presentation and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent Analytical/Debugging skills (support & testing).

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Testing Tools: Rational Functional Tester (RFT), Rational Manual Tester (RMT),Rational Team Concert(RTC), Rational Performance Tester, Rational Quality Manager(RQM) Mercury Test Suite - Load Runner 6.5/ 7.2/ 8.0, QuickTestPro (QTP) 8.0/9.2, Clear Quest, Rational RequisitePro, Test Director 6.0/ 7.0/ 8.0, Clear Case, Quality Center,Facets AccuVerify.

Languages: VB, Java, ASP, JavaScript, VBScript, SQL, XML, PL/SQL.

Operating Systems: Windows XP/NT/2000/98/95, Linux, UNIX.

Databases: Oracle 8i/9i, MS-SQL Server, MS-Access.

Hardware: IBM compatible i386/i486/i586, HP 9000, and IBM ES/9000

Other: Microsoft Word, Microsoft Access, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Power Point, Adobe Acrobat.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Confidential, Albany, NY

QA Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for creating an automated test scripts for CWS Broker, CWS Employer, CWS Member and CWS Provider using RFT.
  • Responsible for creating Regression test suite in Rational Functional Tester
  • Involved in editing the test scripts in Rational Manual Tester.
  • Involved in importing RFT scripts into Rational Quality Manager (RQM)
  • Used Rational Performance Tester to generate load and scenarios to test the behavior of the applications.
  • Developed scripts for Rational Performance Tester to perform various load scenarios.
  • Creating the Test Suites in Rational Quality Mananger.
  • Involved in functionality testing using Rational Functional Tester.
  • Creating Test Cases in RQM.
  • Involved in executing the Test Suites in RQM and generating Test Suite Results.
  • Used Rational Team Concert to log and monitor defects.
  • Involved with development team to update automated regression suites.
  • Involved in daily scrum meetings and weekly meetings with the team.
  • Working in Agile environment
  • Involved in Release Testing

Environment: Rational Functional Tester, RQM, Rational Team Concert (RTC), Rational Performance Tester, ClearQuest, SQL-2008, Oracle, Java, Windows.

Confidential, Albany, NY

Sr. QA Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for preparation of detailed Test plans and Test cases based on business and functional specifications.
  • Involved in user meetings to gather requirements for executing Test cases and Test plans.
  • Involved in creating Test Design for various projects.
  • Involved in manual and automated testing using Rational Manual Tester and Rational Functional Tester.
  • Involved in functionality testing using Rational Functional Tester.
  • Involved in writing the test scripts in JAVA using Rational Functional Tester.
  • Involved in importing RFT scripts into RQM.
  • Creating the Test Suites in RQM.
  • Involved in executing the Test Suites in RQM and generating Test Suite Results.
  • Performed manual testing on validating form fields and also involved in functionality, regression and UAT testing.
  • Used Rational Performance Tester to generate load and scenarios to test the behavior of the applications
  • Analyzed the Performance Tester reports to calculate Response time and Transactions per Second (TPS).
  • Used Clear Quest to track the defects.
  • Documented the test results in Clear Quest and worked with developers to resolve the Issues.
  • Involved in Accessibility testing using AccuVerify tool.
  • Extensively used Clear Case to keep track of changes to files and directories.
  • Used LDAP for authentication and authorization purposes.
  • Involved in weekly meetings with the development team to resolve the issues.

Environment: Rational Functional Tester, Rational Performance Tester, Rational Quality Manager (RQM),Rational Test Manager, Rational Manual Tester, Rational Clear Case, Rational Clear Quest, AccuVerify, Microsoft Office Excel, Java, DB2, LDAP, Windows XP.

Confidential, Albany, NY

Sr. QA Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Analyzed system requirements and formulated Test Cases for testing the functionality, navigation, and integration testing of the application, using Clear Quest.
  • Documented the test results in Clear Quest and worked with developers to resolve the Issues.
  • Involved in user meetings to gather requirements for executing Test cases and Test plans.
  • Executed Test cases manually to verify the actual results against expected results.
  • Extensively used Clear Case to keep track of changes to files and directories.
  • Performed manual testing on validating form fields and also involved in functionality testing.
  • Executed SQL statements for testing scenarios.
  • Extensively used Clear Quest for defect tracking.

Environment: Java, J2EE, XML, Web Sphere, Rational Clear Case, Rational Clear Quest, DB2, Microsoft Office Excel, Windows XP, IBM ES/9000

Confidential

Sr. QA Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for preparation of detailed Test plans and Test cases based on business and functional specifications.
  • Involved in Module, System, Integration, Functionality, UAT and Regression testing.
  • Performed Manual and Automation testing using Quick Test Professional
  • QTP was used to generate automated test scripts for functionality and Front end (GUI) testing.
  • Performed regression testing for new builds.
  • Involved to run the SQL to generate the extracts from an Oracle database.
  • Performed the backend testing, which was oracle, by preparing and executing SQL commands.
  • Generated Vuser’s for Load and Stress Testing.
  • Executed using Controller to check the performance with Load Runner.
  • Analyzed the test results for bottlenecks, created graphs and reports.
  • Scheduled the test suites in Test Director .
  • Involved in weekly meetings with the development team to resolve technical issues.
  • Defect tracking using Test Director.

Environment: Quick Test Professional 8.0, Load Runner 8.0 and Test Director 8.0, Windows XP, Excel, SQL, Oracle 9i, Java, J2EE, Web Sphere.

Confidential, NY

QA Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Interacted with the stakeholders, development teams, end users and business analysts for creating the Test Plans.
  • Analyzed system requirements and formulated Test Plans for testing the functionality, navigation, and integration testing of the application, using Clear Quest.
  • Maintained Clear Case as version control system
  • Involved in creating Test data, Test procedures, Test cases, writing automated test scripts and documentation.
  • Extensively used RequisitePro for managing the requirements.
  • Created different functions and their libraries in the Compiled Module to enable reusability of script
  • Executed test cases manually to verify the actual results against expected results.
  • Executed SQL statements for testing scenarios.
  • Automated test cases for the data driven testing and regression testing using Quick Test Pro.
  • Used Load Runner to generate load and scenarios to test the behavior of the applications
  • Documented the modification requests and defects and their trailing history using Clear Quest.
  • Maintained the bug reports for internal evaluation of the product using Clear Quest.

Environment: Java, Swing, HTML, Oracle, PERL, Quick Test Pro, Clear Quest, Clear Case 2003, RequisitePro, Load Runner 7.2, UNIX

Confidential

Developer / QA Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Designed and developed components using VB .
  • Developed Web Forms for E-filing system in ASP .
  • Analyzed and developed Test cases for all applications in the modules.
  • Performed Functionality and Integration tests.
  • Involved in developing the Front end GUI using ASP .
  • Developed automated test scripts with SQA Robot for regression testing.
  • Developed client side validations using Java Script .
  • Documented the test results in TestDirector and worked with developers to resolve the Issues
  • Managed performance test execution and defect tracking through TestDirector
  • Performed load, stress, performance and response time testing by creating LR script, synchronization, scenarios of test data to track application limitations and Capabilities.
  • Also analyzed the Load Runner reports to calculate Response time and Transactions per Second (TPS).

Environment: SQA Robot 7.0, Load Runner 6.5, TestDirector 7.0, VB, ASP, ADO, Java Script, XML, HTML, Oracle8.0, Windows NT 2000/XP, IIS.

QA Tester

Confidential

Responsibilities:

  • Involved in obtaining requirements, functional design, and internal design specifications documents.
  • Prepared Test Approaches, Checklists, and Test Cases.
  • Performed Qualification Testing, Incremental Testing, Usability Testing and Regression Testing.
  • Reported the bugs, Email notifications to the developers using the Test Director. Also used it as a Repository of the test cases and scripts.
  • The Average CPU usage, Response time, TPS are analyzed for each scenario.

Environment: VB, VBScript, SQL-Server, Crystal Reports, Windows NT, VBA, Win Runner 7.0, Test Director 6.0

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