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Qa Lead Resume

Pittsburgh, PA


  • 9 years of experience of IT field, mainly in Automation Testing, Software Quality Assurance & Project Management in Distributed Team environments including onshore/offshore delivery model
  • Hands on experience & expertise in Test Automation (QTP - VB Script, Selenium 2.0 & Java, Silk Test
  • Experienced in Selenium Web Driver (Selenium 2.0) using Java, Continuous integration, XPath, database connections, dynamic AJAX elements identification etc.
  • Hands on experience and expertise in Keyword driven framework creation, hybrid (Data and modular, Data and Keyword) framework creation for Selenium Web Driver and QTP (UFT)
  • Good experience of Test Estimation, Test Automation strategies and implementation, Testing projects proposal development, Test plans preparation
  • Proficient in Backend testing and Data Integrity testing using SQL/ Oracle
  • Familiarity with SOAPUI, web services testing, 3-tier architecture, mainframe system (AS 400)
  • Diversified experience of working for Client Server, Web Based and Embedded environments
  • Strong Agile Methodologies experience, provided agile consultation to Automation and Manual QA Teams
  • 4 years experience in HP QC (ALM) for test management, defect management, requirement management, Matrix / graphs generation, QC - QTP scripts building and execution etc.
  • Specialties: Test planning, scheduling, writing, reviewing and writing automated test scripts, execution, defect reporting and tracking in multiple bug tracking systems such as Quality center, Bugzilla and Test Track
  • Expert in different types of testing that includes Black Box testing, Smoke testing, Functionality testing, Localization testing, Migration testing, Installation testing, Report testing, System Integration testing, End-to-End testing, Regression testing & User Acceptance testing
  • Experienced for interacting with business analysts, developers and helping them to baseline the requirement specifications
  • An effective communicator with strong analytical abilities combined with skills to plan, implement & presentation of projects


Testing tools: Quick Test Pro (9.2 to 10 versions), Selenium suite

Databases: My SQL, SQL Server, Oracle

Test Management tools: Quality Center 11 (ALM), Rally, RQM

Defect Tracking: Mantis, Bugzilla, Test track, Jira

Scripting languages: Java script, VB Script, HTML, Perl

Application platforms: Java, .Net, C, C++, C#

Operating Systems: Windows, UNIX, LINUX, Mac

Domain knowledge: Logistics, Pharmacy, Embedded, Insurance, Healthcare


Confidential, Pittsburgh, PA

QA Lead


  • Performed the test lead position for Confidential projects
  • Reviewed technical and functional documentation as the basis for identifying appropriate test approaches
  • Analyzed requirements, preparation of Test plans
  • Reviewed team member’s deliverables and checked coverage
  • Creating test scenarios and preparing test data
  • Creating Test scripts for full test coverage using RTM(requirements traceability matrix)
  • Verification for XML file formates
  • Used to communicate as a core team member with Business analysts, developers and project management team
  • Recorded, reported, tracked, and retested defects found during testing
  • Used to verify database changes using SQL queries
  • Reports Testing with backend verification
  • Performed server side verifications of the logs and status on Unix/Linux systems using Putty
  • Tracking of defects on QC

Confidential, Pittsburgh, PA

QA Lead


  • Preload Assist / KOR: Logistics domain
  • Performed the test lead position for Hand held scanners application
  • Provided s/demo for final products to business analyst team
  • Used to be key member to estimate testing efforts and scheduling test cycles
  • Task assignment for team members and status updates for their executable
  • Maintained Requirement traceability Matrix across the project
  • Reviewed team member’s deliverables and checked coverage
  • Prepared documentation such as Test plan, test scenarios, test scripts and Test completion reports
  • Verification on AS/400 (I Series) mainframe systems to verify database validations
  • Perform other testing related activities to provide tangible evidence that the application under test meets business requirements and quality objectives
  • Used to verify database changes using SQL queries
  • Performed server side verifications of the logs and status on Unix/Linux systems using Putty
  • Test execution on hand held scanners
  • Attended several walkthrough meeting with Business analysts, Project Manager and Developers and provided feedback accordingly

Environment: Windows7, XP, LINUX - Ubuntu, Fedora, Putty, Oracle SQL developer, I Series (AS 400)


Sr. QA Analyst


  • Tested functionality delivered across applications and workflows to demonstrate that relevant existing system functionality is as expected
  • Worked with business and technology leads to identify the appropriate test data
  • Performed Automation test using QTP
  • PerformedRegression testingusing QTP and manipulated necessary recovery manager steps
  • Involved in Smoke Testing whenever there was a new build
  • Involved extensively in conducting Regression, Functional, GUI and Database testing of the application
  • Assisted application developers and technical support staff in identifying and resolving problems, reported problems and tracked defects using Quality Center
  • Developed test execution status reports and test metrics using Quality Center to present the results of functional testing efforts to the manager
  • Prepared/ enhanced test scripts using keyword driven methodology and descriptive programming and imported into Quality Center
  • Tested online insurance portals for Confidential including web services testing using SOAPUI
  • Prepared and executed SQL queries for results verifications
  • Performed web services testing using SOAP UI

Environment: Oracle8i/10g, Windows XP/VISTA/7, JAVA, QC9, QTP9.2

Browsers: FF 3/4, IE6/8


SWQA Engineer


  • Created Test plans and test completion report
  • Setup/configured test systems for different configurations on various operating systems and communication methods ( e.g.-Windows, Linux, Mac and Communication methods: via Serial port, Bluetooth, Ethernet)
  • Performed for the Clustered Exchange Connector and verified creating, updating and deletion of appointments on exchange servers and on devices for room wizard application
  • Reviewed the test scenarios and test cases and checked test coverage
  • Performed Ad hoc testing for the firmware
  • Executed test cases for functional testing, Installation testing and UI testing on different configurations
  • Performed Migration testing with SQL scripting for SQL Server 2000, 2005 and 2008
  • Windows - 7, XP, 98, LINUX - Ubuntu and Fedora, Java, Test track, TOAD, SQL Server 2005 and 2008 uControl: Agile Methodology Project
  • Communication with Scrum master on status of project
  • Test System configuration
  • Executed test scripts on mobile applications
  • Prepared and executed test cases
  • Executed full Regression testing cycles for the functionality of the system
  • Bug reporting and verification
  • Used Rally- agile test management tool
  • JAVA, Windows XP/VISTA, Rally, Black berry, I-phone, I- pad
  • Object Video: Surveillance System
  • Configured Test Systems
  • Prepared automated test scripts, frameworks, executed test scripts and test analysis
  • Created test scripts using QTP with VBScript and implemented keyword driven and data driven testing
  • Integration of automation scripts with QC
  • API testing
  • Running full Regression testing cycles for the functionality of the system
  • Bug reporting and verification into Quality Center
  • Windows XP/VISTA/98, JAVA, Quality Center
  • Perl Scripting Project
  • Developed Perl scripts for reports of an automobile company’s automated testcases in Text and HTML format using CGI Perl
  • Validated Test plan file & Feature list files
  • Generated reports for Features and Test plans mapping & regression in text and HTML format using CGI perl

Environment: s/Tools: Quality center, Windows7, XP, Linux, Toad for oracle, SQL

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