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Qa Analyst Resume

Pittsburgh, PA


  • 6 years of experience in the field of IT with focus on QA manual plus automated testing of web based and Client - Server applications.
  • Experienced in defining Testing Methodologies, Designing Test Plans and Test Cases, verifying and validating Web based e-Commerce applications and Documentation based on standards for software development.
  • Strong knowledge of all phases of SDLC and Strong working knowledge of Software testing (Functional, Integration, Performance, Regression).
  • Tested web applications in Agile, Waterfall development processes.
  • Performed Functional and Regression testing on the QTP.
  • Experience working withAgile/Scrumproduct development environment.
  • Expertise in developing Automated Regression scripts using Quality Center.
  • Experience in developing and maintaining Test Scripts, analyzing bugs and interacting with development team members in fixing the defects.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and can work independent as well as in a team environment.
  • Enjoy learning new tools and technologies.
  • Excellent team player, self-motivated, quick learner having excellent communication skills and trouble-shooting capabilities.


Testing Tools: QC, QTP/UFT

Test Management Tools: QC/ALM, Lotus Notes, SharePoint

Test Documentation: Use Cases, Test Conditions, Test Scenarios, Test Cases, Test Scripts & Traceability Matrix

Languages: VB Script, SQL, HTML & XML.

Documentation: MS Office & Adobe Tools.

Operating Systems: Linux, Windows NT/2000/XP/Vista/Windows 7

Databases: Oracle 10g, DB2 & MS Access

Methodology: Agile (SCRUM) and ALM


Confidential, Pittsburgh, PA

QA Analyst


  • Facilitated design walkthroughs to analyze requirements, functional scope, and use case documents for testability and created test plan and test cases that ensure fail-safe business coverage of critical areas for functional testing and performance testing.
  • Interact with developers and BAs to understand the design and technical specifications.
  • Work with Business analysts and present the test strategy to the entire team in order to obtain the necessary approval.
  • Create functional and integration test cases based on business requirements and design documentation.
  • Experience in Functionality testing and analyzing reports.
  • Designed conditions for entrance and exit criteria.
  • Execute test cases based on requirements using QTP.
  • Tested the functionality of Web Services using Soap UI.
  • Help to link test cases to require and ensure complete coverage through Requirement Traceability Matrix
  • Performed Data Driven testing in QTP by performing parameterization.
  • Implemented agile QA processes and practices, including defect and test management
  • Responsible for running different types of testing like functionality Testing, Black Box testing, Security testing, Smoke testing, Usability testing, System Testing and Regression Testing on AUT.
  • Used Quality Center to log in defects and also track defect status.
  • Performed GAP Analysis using requirement traceability results.
  • Performed backend testing using SQL statements to check database tables for validity of various business transactions and database integrity.
  • Revise test cases for new and revised features and capabilities.
  • Update managers and leads on various test reports after analyzing results.
  • Create the necessary testing procedures and documentation and update on QC in compliance with the required regulatory rules.
  • Perform Deployment testing on Production environment for each major and minor Release.
  • Responsible for entering bugs into QC, track defect status and co-ordinate defect resolution with the developers.

Confidential, Manhattan, NY

Quality Analyst


  • Identified the project scope, business objective and risks based on the project scope document
  • Used Agile Methodology
  • Developed Test Strategy and Test Schedules.
  • Participated in daily stand up meetings discussing the progress and goals.
  • Understood the functionality of the application & testing methods in different platforms.
  • Performed functional, regression, sanity and system testing on different applications.
  • Worked with the developers in the case of functionality modifications on a regular basis.
  • Wrote test cases based on the requirements, stories and UI snapshots.
  • Performed System testing and integration testing of products.
  • UsedQualityCenter for tracking, analyzing and documenting defects.
  • Lead defect status calls.
  • Used SQL Queries to pull data through SQL Server from the Database to write and execute test cases.
  • Wrote simple to complex SQL queries to verify the database tables for the data inserted from the GUI.
  • Performed back-end testing using UNIX scripting, PL/SQL procedures and triggers to ensure the validity and integrity of data after DML operations.
  • Used appropriate SQL data mining tools to extract data and query Test Case data for modification and reuse.
  • Created UAT test cases and test plans for all assigned product
  • Carried out UAT Sessions with Business owner for completed stories

Confidential, San Francisco, CA

Quality Analyst


  • Responsible for designing test plans and writing test cases based on the Requirement documents.
  • Interacting with business analysts and business users to better understand requirements and use cases.
  • Developed Test Cases under all possible scenarios of testing, including Positive and Negative scenarios,
  • Prioritized Test Cases for risk based testing.
  • Participated in internal, design and partner review meetings.
  • Work closely with developers to isolate and reproduce defects.
  • Performed functional, regression, integration and user acceptance testing.
  • Tracking, Logging, Managing and Reporting the defects using QC.
  • Re-testing the fixed modules in defect life cycle.
  • Perform sanity testing of new builds.
  • Assist production support on an as needed basis.

Environment: Windows, Linux, HTML, XML, Microsoft SQL Server, Team-city, Subversion, BugZilla

Confidential, Chicago, IL

Jr Quality Analyst


  • Involved in Planning and coordination efforts throughout the QALC
  • Participated in reviewing the Test Plans and Test Case Templates for the functional testing
  • Providing test estimates, schedules and Run Plan for Test Cases
  • Create scripts to automate different database
  • Creation of the Quality Assurance and Test Strategy document that describes the technical and management approach to be followed for testing of the entire project
  • Creation of Test Procedure document, which specifies step-by-step action for actual testing
  • Development of Test Case(s) matching requirements with help from business analysts
  • Executing Test cases in iterative process using RUP Methodology under various builds
  • Executing Test cases and reporting errors to Project Manager and developers
  • Tracking, Reporting and Managing the defects in Quality Center
  • Involved in Database testing by writing SQL queries and testing triggers and PL/SQL procedures
  • Recording Defects encountered in Test execution and communicating the same to the concerned team members for resolution
  • We implemented web and intranet application standards of section 508 of Rehabilitation act

Environment: Quality Center, QTP, MS Word, MS ExcelEDUCATION:

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