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Qa Analyst Resume

Chicago, IL

SUMMARY

  • 6+ years of experience in Test Planning, Test Cases Design, Test Environment Setup, Test Data Setup, Defect Management, Test log, Test results, Test Traceability Matrix and Test Metrics., Development and Maintenance in IT Applications.
  • 3 years of experience working in Health Care Domain as QA Analyst/Lead; working with client Confidential . Following are the major areas in Healthcare that Preet has worked in:
  • Involved in creation and implementation of Test Procedures, Test Plans and Test Scripts. Experience in writing Test Plans, defining Test Cases, developing and maintaining test scripts, analyzing the results of scripts, interaction with team members in fixing the errors.
  • Performed feasibility, adaptability study and risk analysis to identify the business critical areas from USER perspective and supported multi - tier applications.
  • Excellent skills in gathering requirements and creating Functional Requirements Document (FRD), developing Use Cases, Test Approach, User Acceptance Testing (UAT), and Requirements Traceability Matrix (RTM).
  • Proficient in Mainframe related tools like VSAM, DB2 and SORT etc.
  • Proficient in various phases of software development life cycle.
  • Proficient in understanding the business requirements and creating high level design approach and impact analysis documents.
  • Good understanding of defect prevention techniques.
  • Proficient in presenting detailed Metrics and reports to Clients.
  • Sound Knowledge of System testing techniques.
  • Sound experience in project management and maintenance activities like creating the RFE, facing the project quality audits, preparing periodic progress reports and measuring the client satisfaction scores.
  • Strong Interpersonal and communication skills, ability to work in a team as well as independently with minimal supervision.
  • Keen learner who tries to handle all situations with relative ease.
  • Good experience of leading various project assignments with stringent delivery deadlines.
  • Motivated having good work ethics and willing to adapt to new challenges.
  • A quick learner, punctual and trustworthy
  • A capable and resourceful team member who also possesses excellent written and

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Tools: Quality Center, MS Visio 2007

Operating Systems: Windows, OS 390

Languages: Cobol, JCL

Database: DB2, IMS DB

File/Online Systems: VSAM

Sort Tool: DFSORT, Ice Tool

Misc Tools: FILE AID, XPEDITOR, CONTROL M, SPUFI, FILE MARVEL, Remedy

Version Control Tool: Change man, ENDEVOR, SCLM

Documentation: MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Project

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

QA Analyst

Confidential, Chicago, IL

Responsibilities:

  • Analyzed and Developed Test Plan, Test Cases, Test Scripts, Expected Test Results and Test Procedure from functional requirement for different modules
  • Involved in creating the Traceability matrix based on Functional requirement in each module.
  • Base-line and Regression tests were scheduled and performed on every Release and build.
  • Supported End-to-end testing for downstream systems.
  • Provided walkthroughs of Test plan, Test cases and Test results to client SMEs.
  • Coordinated user acceptance testing with final users. Prepared end user documentation for the new system
  • Used Quality Center to store all testing results, metrics, implemented Test plan Document, created Test Cases, Defect Tracking & Reporting
  • Participated in status meetings to report issues. Communicated with developers through all phases of testing to prioritize bug resolution using RQM and Quality Center.
  • Prepared and Presented weekly and monthly QA Defect and Status Reports to the different Stake holders of the project
  • Responsible for gathering Business Requirements, Functional Requirements and Design Documents.
  • Code programs, Unit test, System Test and Deliver them for UAT Test teams
  • Setup Test Environment
  • Deployed the modules in production environment following the deployment protocols.
  • Tracked post deployment results and periodically examined behavior of new/modified components in the production environment.
  • Provided support during deployment of components to production environment.
  • Worked on project quality audits.
  • Received client appreciation for timely delivery of testing related components despite of complex environment.

Environment: Quality Center, COBOL, JCL, DB2, ISPF, VSAM, CHANGEMAN, XPEDITOR, SPUFI, FILE MARVEL

QA Analyst

Confidential, Chicago, IL

Responsibilities:

  • Involved in understanding functional requirements and the intended purpose to solve the problem.
  • Involved in detailed reporting and tracking of defects in Quality Center.
  • Involved in creating Test Plan and Test Cases.
  • Provided walkthroughs of Test plan, Test cases and Test results to client SMEs.
  • Involved in writing stored procedure and SQL scripts to validate migration data.
  • Involved in System testing, regression & load testing.
  • Involved in interaction with the onsite team for requirements gathering.
  • Developed risk mitigation plans. Effectively communicated project status to project stakeholders
  • Involved in complete project ownership at offshore for timely project delivery and quality.
  • Analyzed the client requirements by studying the functional documents and proactively interacted with the onsite team regularly.
  • Attended weekly status meetings and provided detailed status report to the client.
  • Provided support during deployment of components to production environment.

Environment: COBOL, JCL, DB2, ISPF, VSAM, CHANGEMAN, XPEDITOR, SPUFI, FILE AID, FILE MARVEL, Quality Center

Mainframe QA

Confidential, Chicago, IL

Responsibilities:

  • Involved in analysis of business requirements.
  • Involved in designing the high level design approach.
  • Developed various components including COBOL codes, JCLs, Procedures, Stored procedures, Multi-fetch DB2 Queries, Copybooks, Control Cards and GDG Creation tools.
  • Prepared system test plans based on the requirements.
  • Designed the System test cases from the functional requirements.
  • Involved in Unit and System testing.
  • Prepared Unit/System Test Plans, Test Cases and Test Results.
  • Involved in writing Regression Test cases and performing Regression Testing on the System.
  • Compiled RTM to map all requirements up to the System test Results.
  • Prepared detailed integration plans and executed integration testing techniques.
  • Implemented defect prevention techniques.
  • Deployed the modules in production environment following the deployment protocols.
  • Tracked post deployment results and periodically examined behavior of new/modified components in the production environment.
  • Attended weekly status meetings and provided detailed status report to the client.
  • Provided support during deployment of components to production environment.
  • Received client recognition for introducing high level Multi-fetch DB2 Select queries to enhance system performance.

Environment: COBOL, JCL, DB2, ISPF, VSAM, CHANGEMAN, XPEDITOR, SPUFI, FILE AID, Quality Center

Senior Mainframe QA

Confidential, Chicago, IL

Responsibilities:

  • Involved in understanding the application by Functional Requirement documents.
  • Prepared the Test Plan based on the requirements.
  • Designed the test cases from the functional requirements.
  • Conducted Peer review of Test Plan and Test Cases.
  • Direct interaction with the onsite coordinator.
  • Provided walkthroughs of Test plan, Test cases and Test results to our clients at onshore.
  • Involved in System Integration testing, Regression testing & GUI Testing.
  • Reported and tracked defects in Quality Center.
  • Also involved in test processes, tracking efforts of team members, creation of MOM’s, incorporating the review comments on test cases received from client’s team.
  • Compiled RTM to map all requirements to the test cases.
  • Actively involved in Unit testing, System Testing and UAT testing so that the created deliverable is completely tested.
  • Involved in providing value-adds to the client in the way of reducing processing time for several jobs in overnight stream.
  • Also, added several QC jobs which produce reports of the data generated in jobs and whether the output of the jobs is correct or not. These Qcs have been highly helpful to clients and enabled them to quickly analyze several outputs in a go.

Environment: COBOL, JCL, DB2, ISPF, VSAM, CHANGEMAN, XPEDITOR, SPUFI, Quality Center

Mainframe Developer

Confidential, Chicago, IL

Responsibilities:

  • Performed detailed analysis of the functional requirements and designed the approach to fulfill the same.
  • Designed complete life cycle model for the successful implementation of the requests.
  • Reviewed the test data and suggested modification to the test data.
  • Development and testing.
  • Executed the jobs and reported the bugs if any prior to implementation.
  • Interacted with the onsite team and resolved the offshore issues.
  • Attended weekly status meetings and provided detailed status report to the client.
  • Production support (24 * 7).

Environment: COBOL, PLI, TSO/ISPF, JCL, IMS DB, DB2, Remedy

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