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Sr. Qa Test Specialist Resume

Houston, TX

PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY:

  • 6+ Years of diverse experience in Information Technology specializing in Software Quality Assurance following SDLC/STLC
  • 3 - 4 yrs as Lead QA
  • Test Methodology experience: Waterfall and Agile Models
  • Experienced with Project and Test Management, Testability Review, Defect Management & Triage and proficient in developing & presenting Reports
  • Responsible with: Testability Review Matrix, Test Plan / Strategy including Test Estimates, Test Preparation (Test Cases, Scripts, Data Gathering), Reporting (Test Status, Defect Tracking)Test Summary Report / Test Sign Off
  • Develops and maintains quality assurance documentation for projects and tasks to include quality metrics, such as Requirements Traceability Matrix, Test Suite/Scenarios, Reporting Templates, Test Cases and Scripts, Test Data and other System Test Artifacts. Ensures documentation complies with established software development standards, policies and procedures or best practices

EXPERIENCED IN TESTING VARIOUS APPLICATIONS & TECHNOLOGIES:

Cloud: 1 yr

Callidus Solution eCommerce and Web Based: 6 yrs

Pega

Java

.Net

Visual Basic

Back End and Cobol Based: 6 yrs

AS400

Mainframe/Evolve

Midrange/Middleware: 5 yrs

Enterprise Service Bus (ESB)

Reporting: 4 yrs

Data Warehouse / BI

Tableau

Printing: 6 yrs

Dialogue

Oracle Content Server (OCS)

Messaging: 6 yrs

Outlook

Lotus Notes

Payment Gateway: 1 yr

Dragon Pay

Portia & Sun Accounting

Point of Sale Terminal (POS)

Experienced with different Types of Testing: 6 yrs

Unit Testing

System Testing

Functional incl User Interface (UI) Testing

Smoke Test & UAT Shakedown

System Integration Testing (SIT)

Regression

Black Box

End to End (E2E)

User Acceptance Test (UAT)

Product Verification/Validation Testing (PVT)

Mobile Testing: 2 yrs iOS, Android & Windows OS

Database / SQL Testing: 5 yrs

AS400

DB2

Data Reconciliation: 4 yrs

ETL (Extract Transform Load)

Testing Tools:

Pega Test Management Framework (PTMF) - 3 yrs

IBM Rational Manager - 1 yr

Clear Quest - 5 yrs

HPQC ALM - 5 yrs

TEMA (AppLabs by Confidential ) - 1 yr

Jira - 1 yr

Automation: 2 yrs

Selenium

Appium

Perfecto Mobile

Performance Testing: 1 yr

IBM Rational Performance Tester

Loadrunner

Security Testing: less than 1 yr

IBM AppScan

SQL Inject Me

Web Services: 2 yrs

SOAP UI

Programming: 2 yrs

JAVA

Proficient with Microsoft Office: 12 yrs

Excel (w/ Macro); Visio; Word; Power Point; Project

Experience in Insurance domain testing, Test experiences are with different Insurance types/plans, such as Life, Personal, Accident & Health, Travel, General Insurance, Property, Motor, Mortgage, Licensing & Commissions, Comprehensive knowledge with the Insurance Life Cycle (Quote, New Business, Endorsements, Credit Control/Debtors, Claims, Reporting, Schedules/Documents, Renewals, Reinsurance)

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential, Houston, TX

Sr. QA Test Specialist

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for Project Test Management (Test Strategy & Planning, Reporting& Tracking Defects, Defect Triage, Scrum Calls, Test Sign Off)
  • Perform Testability Review of the Requirements during Requirements Gathering Phase
  • Lead and manage 3 QA Analyst and over all Test Management
  • Responsible Preparing Test Deliverables such as Test Plan, Estimates, Traceability Matrix
  • Develop Test Cases and Test Data preparation and Test Execution (Functional, End to End, Regression, Smoke Testing)
  • Responsible in Testing the Data Migration, Document Printing and Messaging
  • Responsible in Test Summary Report and Test Sign Off to UAT (Go or No Go)
  • Provide suggestions and creating best practices to improve QA process
  • Responsible for reaching out to BA’s, Stakeholders and Project Management
  • Provide UAT and Production Support by retesting the Defects/Issues found

Applications: Web/Cloud Based: Callidus Solution

Test Tools: HPQC - ALM

Confidential

Sr. QA Test Specialist

Responsibilities:

  • Preparing test cases and test data
  • Test Execution (Functional, End to End, Regression, Smoke Testing)
  • Defect tracking
  • Provide suggestions and creating best practices to improve QA process

Applications: Web Based: Visual Basic

Test Tools: HPQC - ALM

Confidential

Sr. Professional Test Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Develops and maintains quality assurance documentation for projects and tasks to include quality metrics, such as Requirements Traceability Matrix, Test Suite/Scenarios, Test Cases and Scripts, Test Data and other System Test Artifacts. Ensures documentation complies with established software development standards, policies and procedures or best practices.
  • Participate in process improvements in support of quality assurance initiatives.
  • Assists management defining and maintaining an effective and efficient quality program including developing and presenting associated training and familiarization to new hires, and provide assessments and evaluations of their performance.
  • Assist Production for Testing, such as review and approve Test Deliverables prior to promotion to UAT and Production for Work Requests, Small Enhancements and Remedy Tickets
  • Automated an Excel Template for Test Cases and Test Status Reporting
  • Developed System Test Playbook - for overall Test Process and Activities and linking capabilities to the QA Documents to include project related documents
  • Trained New Hires and QA Team (27 members) for the standardized Test Process
  • Responsible in scheduling, enrolling and setting up the video conference and WebEx session for the QA Team with the Confidential worldwide training related to Testing, such as ALM Overview, Mobile Testing, Cloud Awareness, Software Testing Process, QTP Basics, Derive Test Cases
  • Take part and provide the QA Team’s individual performance to the Manager

Confidential

QA Lead and Tester

Responsibilities:

  • Project Test Management (Test Strategy & Planning, Reporting, Defect Triage)
  • Perform Testability Review of the Requirements during Requirements Gathering Phase
  • Lead and manage of 5 QA Analyst and over all Test Management
  • Responsible Preparing Test Plan, Estimates, Traceability Matrix
  • Helps out with the Test Cases and Test Data preparation and Test Execution (Functional, End to End, Regression, Smoke Testing)
  • Responsible for testing the Data Migration, Document Printing and Messaging
  • Responsible with Mobile Testing
  • Responsible for sending out the Daily & Weekly Status Report
  • Responsible in Test Summary Report and Test Sign Off to UAT (Go or No Go)
  • Assist other Test Activities such as, Performance and Security Testing by providing business scenarios and reviewing the results

Applications:

  • PEGA Systems
  • AS400
  • Oracle Content Server
  • Messaging
  • Enterprise Service Bus incl. Elastic Search
  • Mobile OS: iOS, Android, Windows OS

Test Tools:

  • HPQC
  • IBM ClearQuest
  • Smart Phones and Tables: iPhone 5, iPhone 6s, iPad Mini 2, Samsung Note 3, Samsung Galaxy 5, Nokia Lumia 720
  • IBM Rational Performance Tester; IBM Appscan
  • Perfecto Mobile& Appium

Confidential

QA Lead and Tester

Responsibilities:

  • Project Test Management (Test Strategy & Planning, Reporting, Defect Triage)
  • Perform Testability Review of the Requirements during Requirements Gathering Phase
  • Lead and manage of 5 QA Analyst and over all Test Management
  • Responsible Preparing Test Plan, Estimates, Traceability Matrix
  • Helps out with the Test Cases and Test Data preparation and Test Execution (Functional, End to End, Regression, Smoke Testing)
  • Responsible for testing the Data Migration, Document Printing and Messaging
  • Responsible with Mobile Testing
  • Responsible for sending out the Daily & Weekly Status Report
  • Responsible in Test Summary Report and Test Sign Off to UAT (Go or No Go)
  • Assist other Test Activities such as, Performance and Security Testing by providing business scenarios and reviewing the results

Applications:

  • Web Based: PEGA Systems
  • Back End: AS400
  • Oracle Content Server
  • Messaging
  • Enterprise Service Bus incl. Elastic Search
  • Mobile OS: iOS, Android, Windows OS

Test Tools:

  • HPQC
  • IBM ClearQuest
  • Smart Phones and Tables: iPhone 5, iPhone 6s, iPad Mini 2, Samsung Note 3, Samsung Galaxy 5, Nokia Lumia 720
  • IBM Rational Performance Tester; IBM Appscan
  • Appium

Confidential

QA Lead/Analyst Consultant

Responsibilities:

  • Assist the newly assigned QA Lead in terms of Project Test Management processes and Test Documents
  • SQL Query Testing
  • Perform ETL Testing

Applications:

  • HPQC
  • Tableau
  • Data Warehouse/BI
  • AS400

Confidential

QA Lead/Analyst Consultant

Responsibilities:

  • Monitor processes and Project Status

Confidential

QA/UAT Lead

Responsibilities:

  • Lead the company in overall UAT Planning & Strategy and preparation for the Day 1 Release of Processes & Systems online and mobile applications to support their Insurance Products
  • UAT Coordinator in preparing for the End to End Scenarios and Test Cases
  • Prepared UAT Strategy and Plan
  • Established Testing Materials and Processes
  • Responsible for overseeing the Quality procedures
  • Responsible for sending out the Daily & Weekly Status Report
  • Responsible in Test Summary Report and Test Sign Off to UAT (Go or No Go)

Applications:

  • .Net
  • AS400
  • Point of Sale Terminal
  • Payment Gateway: DragonPay
  • Portia and Sun Accounting
  • StreamServe

Test Tools:

  • Microsoft Excel
  • Smart Phones and Tables: Lenovo A7000

Confidential

QA Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Production Support Lead for Testing
  • Review and approve Release Notes before System Migration
  • Work Requests/ Remedies-Small Enhancements (SME/Tech Lead/QA)
  • Manage and reviews the following Production Support deliverables prior to promotion: Table Amendment, Implementation, Direct Data, QA/System Test
  • Work closely with Different Functions such as Business Analyst, Developers (Java, Pega, Evolve, Dialogue, Midrange, Data Warehouse, AS400) and Test Team from different Regions such as Manila, Sydney, Asia Pacific Region
  • Administrator for IBM Rational Test Tools &ClearQuest Defect Management
  • SQL Queries
  • Web Services Testing

Applications:

  • Front End: PEGA Systems, Java
  • Back End: AS400

Test Tools:

  • Pega Test Management Framework
  • IBM ClearQuest
  • SOAP UI

Confidential

QA Lead and Tester

Responsibilities:

  • Project Test Management (Test Strategy & Planning, Reporting, Defect Triage)
  • Responsible Preparing Test Plan, Estimates, Traceability Matrix, Test Cases
  • Responsible for Test Execution (Functional, End to End, Regression, Smoke Testing)
  • Responsible for testing the Data Migration, Document Printing and Messaging
  • ETL and SQL Query Testing

Applications: Back End: AS400

Test Tools:

  • HPQC
  • IBM ClearQuest

Confidential

QA Lead and Tester

Responsibilities:

  • Project Test Management (Test Strategy & Planning, Reporting, Defect Triage)
  • Lead and manage of 5 QA Analyst and over all Test Management
  • Responsible Preparing Test Plan, Estimates, Traceability Matrix
  • Helps out with the Test Cases and Test Data preparation and Test Execution (Functional, End to End, Regression, Smoke Testing)
  • Responsible for testing the Data Migration, Document Printing and Messaging

Applications:

  • Web Based: Java
  • Integration: EbixiClose
  • Back End: AS400

Test Tools:

  • HPQC
  • IBM ClearQuest

Confidential

QA Lead and Tester

Responsibilities:

  • Project Test Management (Test Strategy & Planning, Reporting, Defect Triage)
  • Responsible Preparing Test Plan, Estimates, Traceability Matrix, Test Cases
  • Responsible for Test Execution (Functional, End to End, Regression, Smoke Testing)
  • Responsible Data Migration Testing
  • Assist in Web Services Testing

Applications:

  • Web Based: Java
  • Integration: ESB
  • Back End: Evolve

Test Tools:

  • HPQC
  • IBM ClearQuest and Jira
  • SOAP UI

Confidential

Technical Lead

Responsibilities:

  • SME and Technical/Business Lead for Elders and Confidential Systems
  • Assist QA Team from Accenture for the Insurance Life Cycle, Confidential Processes and Elders Products
  • Responsible for Data Migration Testing and Monitoring
  • Responsible for Document Printing and Messaging
  • Responsible for WISE Reports Testing
  • Work closely with Different Functions such as Business Analyst, Developers (Java, Pega, Evolve, Dialogue, Midrange, Data Warehouse, Evolve) and Test Team from different Regions such as Manila, Sydney
  • ETL Testing

Applications:

  • Web Based: PEGA Systems
  • Integration: ESB
  • Data Warehouse / BI

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