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Test Lead Resume

PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY:

  • 12+ years of experience in the Information Technology with extensive experience in Software Testing and Quality Assurance, Business requirements and Data Analysis including knowledge and experience overseeing testing portions of entire System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) to ensure quality, timely defect resolution(s), and software performance.
  • 6+ years of team leadership experience as Test Lead at multiple time zones and delivered several projects with high quality on time. Adequate exposure in skill up gradation, mentoring the team members to develop and enhance their technical capabilities and productivity.
  • Expertise in Quality Management, Test planning, estimations, development of Test Plans, Test Strategies, Test Scenarios and Designing of System and Integration Test cases to meet product’s all business and customer requirements. Business Process understanding and identification of the testing requirements, Environment setup, Test Execution planning and Test execution, various Business rules and Business Flows Execution in the areas of Cloud, Web, n - Tier applications, Mainframe and embedded domain.
  • Expertise in performing various type of Testing like Functional and Non-Functional, Smoke, Sanity, System, Integration, End-to-End, Regression, UI, Black box and White box testing, User Acceptance testing, Prototype Forms and Reports testing, Database testing, GUI and Validation testing approaches. Accessibility Compliance Testing including Section - 508 testing as per W3C Standard guidelines, WCAG 1.0 level 1, WCAG 2.0 level AA.
  • Expertise in various Web-based applications, Client-Server, distributed multi-tier applications deployed on multiple platforms and Mobile Apps.
  • Expertise in ETL testing by using Mapping sheets, complex SQL queries creation and execution, meta-data comparing and validating on various environments like staging, prod, source to target. Database testing for at large level of projects. Good understanding of Data Warehousing, Data Validations, OLTP, OLAP, SQL Server, Oracle and complete ETL process.
  • Strong SQL skills including the use of complex queries creation, sub-queries, nested table expressions, Multi-table Joins, Unions, scalar functions, constraints, Aggregate functions and derived columns, Normalization, complex Data analysis and Data calculations etc.
  • Experience in Web Services Testing - SOAP and REST APIs using SOAP UI. Exposure to various assertions. SOA Testing.
  • Experience in Automation Testing using Selenium Web driver, TestNG, Continuous Integration with Jenkins, Maven, Page Object Model, TestNG and Core Java. Good knowledge of handling different locators through CSS, XPATH and handling AJAX components of a web page. Used Log4j2 for creating the excellent test execution report.
  • Strong knowledge of software development methodologies including Agile, Waterfall, V-Model and SOA Methodology. Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC) and Defect Life Cycle (DLC), Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Methodologies.
  • Proficient in Defect Reporting and Tracking throughout the entire Defect Life Cycle. Defect Management for System Testing and Integration testing levels; excellent analytical skills in troubleshooting software defects, providing user context and defect reproduce Information/test data to developers for bug fixes. Providing defect severity, priority and mapping of defects with failed Test cases in test report. Logging and tracking of the defects to the closure. Worked on root cause analysis for critical defects and prevent them for reoccurrence in the project.
  • Worked on various Domains - Healthcare, Unemployment Insurance, Mobility Services, Vocational Rehabilitation, Financial Services, Worker’s Compensation, Child Welfare and Inland Revenue.
  • Exposure to Performance testing using TFS VSTS Visual Studio Team Suite and Web-application testing.
  • Involved in Walkthroughs, Review meetings, DPA activities - Casual Analysis and Preventive action (CAPA) organized and experienced in analyzing Business Requirements, Specifications, Functional Requirements Specifications, Program Specifications and Use Cases.
  • Experience in Requirement gathering from clients and documentation of the requirement by making BRDs.
  • Expert in reporting activities per the requirements of management. Creation of daily/weekly Defect Status Reports, Testing Progress Reports / Dashboard and various other reports per project requirements in different formats using pivot/formulae in excel and publish to the management and stakeholders of the project. Expert in excel.
  • Involved in planning and presentations to the team for various Knowledge sharing sessions.
  • Experience in offshore/onsite coordination work environment.
  • Presentation, Technical, Problem solving skills, Analytical Skills with the ability to prioritize tasks and deliver the Quality work under the strict timelines with minimal supervision.
  • Work independently, excellent communication, interpersonal and team player skills, excellent work ethics, quick learner and self-starter, leadership qualities, good estimation skills, self-motivated, proactive, task oriented and multi-tasking skills.

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

QA Testing Tools: Selenium IDE, Selenium Web driver, TestNG, Eclipse, SOAP UI, HP Quality Center ALM, JIRA, Test Link, Manual Testing, Putty, Winscp, Firebug, Fire path, PM Smart, Control M

Bug Tracking Tool: HP Quality Center ALM, JIRA, Bugzilla, Rational Clear Quest, PM Smart

RDBMS: Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server, MS Access, DB2

Programming Languages: Java, Java Script, Visual Basic, VB Script, PL/SQL, C++

Frameworks: TestNG, TDD, Log4j2, POM

Firefox Addons: Firebug, XPath

Operating Systems: Windows, LINUX, UNIX, DOS

Microsoft Team Foundation Server TFS: Visual Studio Team Suite - VSTS

Application Package: MS Office (MS Word / Excel), Power Point, Microsoft Team Foundation Server

Accessibility Testing Tool: AccVerify, AChecker, WAVE, CCA, JAWS (Screen reader)

Version Control Tool: SVN, PVCS, Visual Source Safe, RTC (IBM Rational Team Suite), Share Point, Smart, Git stash, PM Smart, Jama Contour, Confluence

Web Technologies: ASP, JSP, HTML and XML

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential

Test Lead

Responsibilities:

  • Requirement analysis, discussion and understanding the requirement, jobs and various validation rules.
  • Creation, review and updation of Test Scenarios and Test Cases for various functional jobs.
  • Creation of various Test data for huge test scenarios and test cases.
  • Understanding readability of data files of different formats like - HEX, ASCII, ANSI, EBCDIC data files and creating test data in these formats for execution of test cases.
  • Responsible to identify the Testable requirements along with product owner and development team.
  • Perform various validations on data to verify the correct transformation from source to target according to given requirements and business rules.
  • Attending daily stand-up calls to provide daily status updates and attend various business and defect triage meetings.
  • Execution of Test cases, ETL testing process, Validation rules of Level 1 through 5 and providing pass/fail status for them and creating pivot tables to publish the test results to team and higher management.
  • Validating XMLs generating after job runs, verifying the metadata in various xmls thru .dat files.
  • Validation of HTML reports generated thru job runs, checking the count of various claims and field level validations on each claim.
  • Logging defects in Jira for failed test cases, discussion on defects with team and tracking of defects till closure.
  • Defect logging, defect severity, defect prioritize, defect tracking, defect closure in Jira tool.
  • Providing analysis of complete projects jobs to team to pursue for UAT testing.

Environment: MS.NET Framework 4.7, Visual Studio, Oracle (PLSQL ) 12 C, C# 6.0, Spring.net framework 2.0, ETL tools - Control-M, Azure, Event viewer, Jira, Confluence, 010 Editor.

Confidential, West Virginia

Test Lead

Responsibilities:

  • Leading team of four members in Testing team - Mentoring team members to develop and enhance their technical capabilities and productivity, assigning and reviewing functional areas for Front-end and Batch program Test scenarios, keeping daily status track from them. Issues discussion and resolving.
  • Estimate the testing effort by analyzing the requirements of the project.
  • Creation of Use cases process flow diagram, Main flow, alternative flows and Business Rules after discussion with business team and client.
  • Follow review processes for Use cases, in corporate review comments and then taking signoff from customer.
  • Creation, review and updation of Test Scenarios and Test Cases for various functional areas. Complex Business rules, Forms and Reports.
  • Requirement analysis, discussing and understanding requirement from business team and client directly.
  • Writing and execution of complex Batch program Test cases by looking into JCL, Main and sub program and understand the natural code. Written good quality test scenarios by looking into code, database tables.
  • Worked on modification of Test Automation Framework build using Selenium WebDriver, TestNG and Maven technologies under Java platform utilizing industry leading harness design patterns and approaches.
  • Configured Selenium WebDriver, TestNG, Maven tool and created Selenium automation scripts in Java.
  • Performed Regression testing for new builds and every modification in the application using Selenium.
  • Document and/or review testing results working closely with Developers and Business Analysts to resolve reported issues.
  • Using the Open Source tool Git for maintaining the Automation test scripts versions.
  • Manage testing to project timelines and provide testing feedback in all areas, paying close attention to high risk areas and communicating testing concerns.
  • Execution of Front-end and Batch Test Scenarios, Test Cases. Performing Smoke, Regression and Sanity testing.
  • Creation of various Test data for number of test scenarios and test cases.
  • Creation and Execution of complex SQL queries in database to accomplish various tests.
  • Responsible to complete and discussion the Testable requirements with business and development team.
  • Various validations on data that it is transformed correctly from source to target according to system requirements and business rules.
  • Attending daily stand-up and various business meetings.
  • Defect logging, defect severity, defect prioritize, defect tracking, defect closure in Jama.
  • Uploading, Adding, Modifying Test cases in Jama. Linking requirements with test cases and build the traceability matrix.
  • Execution of Test cases in Jama and logging defects for failed test cases and tracking of defects till closure.

Environment: Java 1.8, Jboss 7.1, Angular 2, Eclipse IDE, DBeaver for database management, MS SQL Server, Mainframe language - Natural, JCL, DB before conversion. - DB2, Node JS, Spring batch, Spring REST, Jama Contour, AChecker, WAVE, JAWS screen reader, AccVerify, Selenium, Java, Maven, TestNG, Jenkins, Share Point

Confidential

Test Lead

Responsibilities:

  • Lead the team of four members in testing team - mentoring of team members to develop and enhance their technical capabilities and productivity, assigning them daily CRs to work upon, keeping daily status track from them.
  • Responsible test planning assistance and co-ordination of testing cycles for various change requests from the customer.
  • Understand the testing effort by analyzing the requirements of the project.
  • Responsible for arranging and management of testing schedule.
  • Creation and updation of Test Strategy document and Test Cases for Change Requests.
  • Execution of Test Cases, complete ETL testing process. Performing Smoke, Regression and Sanity testing.
  • Creation and Execution of complex SQL queries in database to accomplish Change Requests Testing involves Database Testing, Data Modeling, Data Analysis, Data Validation, Data Integrity and Data Manipulation.
  • Update daily tasks in Smart and project specific documents in Visual Source Safe.
  • Responsible to complete and discussion the Testable requirements with business and development team.
  • Various validations on data that it is transformed correctly from source to target according to system requirements and business rules.
  • Attend stand-up, retrospective meetings after completion of CRs.
  • Defect logging, defect tracking, closure, Story creation and tracking in JIRA tool.
  • Responsible for Tracking status of CRs and provide status updates to the higher management.

Environment: PL/SQL Developer, Oracle, HP Quality Center ALM, Bugzilla, JIRA, Smart, ETL tools, Allink Transact.

Confidential

Test Lead

Responsibilities:

  • Lead three team members at offshore - Mentoring them in their day-to-day activities, assign and describe stories to them in HP ALM, take daily status update calls, keeping track of their work, help them in understanding of stories or any hurdles comes in their tasks.
  • Creation and updating of Test Plan and Test Strategy document.
  • Worked on Agile Methodology - Attend daily Stand-up meetings and giving updates for my daily tasks.
  • Add/update daily QA Tasks, Test cases in Quality Center ALM.
  • ETL and Big data Testing - Including Test case creation, Updation and Execution of these Test Cases thoroughly includes - comparison of source data with the data pushed into Hadoop system, validating right data is extracted and loaded into the correct HDFS location, validating data in HIVE tables, validation of data on partition tables, validation of number of records, duplicate records etc, testing of MapReduce jobs.
  • Creation and Execution of Complex SQL queries in Hadoop system..
  • Creation of test data for multiple test cases.
  • Handled defect triage meetings with clients and team in meetings.
  • Update daily tasks in IBM RTC and add/update project specific documents in Share point.
  • Discussion of Testable requirements with business and dev team.
  • Communicate test status updates to management team in daily stand-up meetings.

Environment: ETL Tools - Datastage, Informatica, Hadoop, Unix and control-M, DRM, Hyperion Planning, SQL Server, Oracle, JIRA, HP Quality Center - ALM, DVO, ODI, IBM Rational Team Concert.

Test Lead

Confidential, Cary, NC

Responsibilities:

  • Lead three team members for daily tasks in testing of Benefits module - Mentoring and managing them technically and solving their queries for testing deliverables and their daily tasks. Assigning those daily tasks, keeping status track from them.
  • Responsible for estimation and assignation of Extensions/requirements for Test case writing to the team.
  • Created automation test scripts using Selenium Web driver and executed for Business rules, functional testing and User Test data creation.
  • Preparation and updation of Test Plan document for various Extensions and Creation of Test Schedule plan in MPP for various modules.
  • Responsible for creation and Updation of Test Strategy, Extensions Test Scenarios, Smoke and Functional Test cases.
  • Execution and maintenance of automated Test cases, creation of Test Reports and publish detailed result reports to higher management.
  • Taking understanding and discussions with BA team for the Extensions requirements in detailed manner for all the iterations of Benefit module.
  • Writing Test cases for Extensions and Review the Test cases, providing review comments, rework and close them in PM Smart by making review plans.
  • Security testing on the application modules.
  • Execution of Product Test scenarios and Query Handling.
  • Cross Browser Testing on different browsers per the requirement.
  • Product testing for various modules - Benefits, IWF (Images and Workflow), Appeals and Fraud module.
  • Large number of defect logging and tracking to closure in Bugzilla and PM Smart.
  • Created and Updated Modules in Requirement Traceability Matrix. Update RTM on weekly basis.

Environment: JAVA/J2EE, Spring, Hibernate, Webservices, HTML, Unix, javaScript, jQuery, PM Smart, Bugzilla, Testlink, Eclipse, Selenium Web driver, TestNG, Jama Contour, Jenkins, Maven, Oracle PL/SQL,FileNet, Mule, jTest, ActiveMQ.

Senior Test Engineer

Confidential, Cary, NC

Responsibilities:

  • Involved in Planning, Designing, Creation and maintenance of Hybrid Framework and Keyword Driven Framework to deliver user friendly and robust Test Automation using Eclipse, Java, Selenium Web driver and TestNG framework.
  • Created automation scripts using Selenium and executed for functional testing and UAT Test data creation and execution.
  • Test Battery Creation, Test Battery Setup, Test Execution planning, Defect Management for System and Integration Testing levels for Functional Testing; Database Testing; GUI Testing.
  • Execution of automated Test cases, creation of Test Reports and publish to higher management.
  • Section-508 Compliance Accessibility Testing per W3C Standard guidelines that includes WCAG 2.0 level AA. Verify and validate the standard guidelines for each page of the application, Section-508 reports creation for each page of the application, WCAG Report, AccVerify Report and publish to higher management. Hearing to the application text through JAWS and validate it through the screen.
  • Understanding of Business Requirements and identification of testing requirements.
  • Extensively involved in Test Planning activities.
  • Database Testing - Creation and execution of complex SQL queries and running them in PL/SQL.
  • Creation and Execution of Reports Test cases in detail manner.
  • Functional Testing, ETL testing process, Web UI, Integration, Regression Testing
  • Batch Jobs Testing - Scheduled and Non-scheduled batches and reports.
  • Query Optimization, Performance Testing using VSTS.
  • Support Business Functional Team for various demos to the client.
  • Performance Testing; UI Testing; User Experience Testing; SaaS enablement, Operations testing; for enterprise web applications and mobility applications
  • Created and Updated Modules in Requirement Traceability Matrix. Update RTM on weekly basis.

Environment: ASP.NET #.5, Microsoft Team Foundation Server Visual Studio 2008, Unix, Eclipse, jdk6.0, JDE5.0, BB8900 Simulator, SSIS, Selenium Web driver, TestNG, Jenkins, Maven, VSTS 2008, Microsoft SQL Server 2005, AChecker, WAVE, JAWS screen reader, AccVerify, WCF, and WINDOWS SERVICE, BIRT Report viewer.

Confidential

Senior Test Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Test Planning activities. Test Strategy document creation and updation. Test Plan review and updation.
  • Test Battery Creation, Test Battery Setup, Test Execution planning, Defect Management for a System and Integration Testing levels for Functional Testing; Database Testing; Query Optimization;
  • UI Testing; User Experience Testing; SaaS enablement, various Operations testing; for enterprise web applications and mobility applications, Performance Testing.
  • Understanding of Business Requirements and identification of testing requirements.
  • Testing web services - SOAP and REST web services using SOAP UI, SOA testing.
  • Creation of Test Suite, Test cases, Assertions, validations.
  • Testing status report and Defect report creation and publish to higher management.

Environment: ASP.NET #.5, Microsoft Team Foundation Server Visual Studio 2008, Soap UI, Eclipse3.1, jdk6.0, JDE5.0, BB8900 Simulator, Microsoft

Confidential

Senior Test Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Handled all testing activities alone as a single resource in QA.
  • Designing of High Level Scenarios.
  • Designing of System and Integration Test cases.
  • Logging and tracking of defects.
  • Test Planning activities.
  • Understanding of Business Requirements and identification of testing requirements.
  • Test Battery Creation
  • Test Battery Setup
  • Test Execution planning
  • Integration Testing
  • Database Testing
  • Query Optimization
  • Performance Testing
  • UI Testing
  • Publishing Testing Results to team and higher management.

Environment: Oracle 10g, Crystal Report 11, Business Object, Eclipse, Jboss, CVS, TOAD, VSS, VSTS 2008, TN SACWIS.

Confidential

Senior Test Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Requirement gathering from onsite team.
  • Plan and given KT sessions to testing team.
  • Designing of High Level Scenarios.
  • Designing of System and Integration Test cases.
  • Logging and tracking of defects.
  • Integration Testing
  • Performance Testing

Environment: VB, ASP.NET, Microsoft SQL Server 2000, VSTS 2008, Windows 2000, Windows Service, EDF framework, FileNet.

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