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Qa Test Lead Resume

PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY:

  • 20 years of experience provided testing for Technology Solution Development and Integration across the SDLC including requirements, functional specs, design, custom development, integration, testing, and deployment. Subject Matter expert on the following services:
  • QA manager, SDLC coach, agile coach
  • Application Management Services
  • Data Center conversion and migrations
  • System Infrastructure conversion and migrations
  • Defect resolution and management
  • Risk Management
  • Building Manual and Automated Testing Frameworks
  • Oracle Package Technologies
  • Systems Integration
  • Technology Strategy & Architecture Testing
  • 3 Tire Infrastructure Migration Software Testing Expert

EXPERIENCE:

Confidential

QA Test Lead

Technology Used: (SQL, MySQL, Oracle 11i, Linux, Postman (API) tools, SoaprUI AWS Amazon Datacenter managing tool, AS400 Mainframe, Loggly (log files management), Splunk log tools SOAPUI/RESTful, Postman. Eclipse Java - JDK GitHub (data repositories), Jenkins for CI and (Configuration Management tool), Jira (Agile Lifecycle Management tool,), LINX servers Webservers, Microserves, JSON.

Responsibilities:

  • Reviewed and insure that written and maintain automated tests for APIs
  • Research and develop automated tools to test APIs
  • I had ownership of the overall health and quality of the team s system
  • Lead the effort to deploy code in test and production environments
  • Work with developers and testers across teams to evaluate the automated testing of APIs
  • Lead and manage the quality analysis tasks cross QA teams.

Confidential

QA Test Lead /Architect

Technology Used: (SQL, MySQL, Oracle 11i, Linux, Postman (API) tools, AWS Amazon Datacenter managing tool, AS400 Mainframe, Loggly (log files management), SOAPUI/RESTful, Postman, Cucumber/Gerkan, Selenium automation tools stack (TestNG. SeleniumWebdrives Frameworks data driven, keyword modules), Selenium Web drives, Selenium Maven for reporting. Eclipse Java-JDK GitHub (data repositories), Jenkins for CI and (Configuration Management tool), TIBCO, Version One (Agile Lifecycle Management tool,), Apache Webservers, iOS, Android, Exlier, Ruby-Rails, and Java, TIBCO, JSON.

Responsibilities:

  • Reviewed and insure that written and maintain automated tests for APIs
  • Research and develop automated tools to test APIs
  • I had ownership of the overall health and quality of the team s system
  • Lead the effort to deploy code in test and production environments
  • Work with developers and testers across teams to evaluate the automated testing of APIs
  • Lead and manage the quality analysis tasks cross QA teams.
  • Managed QA resource for internal and external customers and their issues when integrating with APIs

Confidential

QA Test Lead (Consultant)

Technology Used: (SQL, Oracle 11i, Windows XP, ALM 11.0, Rally (Agile Lifecycle Management tool,)

Responsibilities:

  • Coach and mentor 5 QA resource on working knowledge of relational databases
  • Established clear guidance to all QA resources on creating and executing test cases
  • Created and submit to all team and management daily test status and defect reports
  • Assigned and allocated resources to test people soft programs, executed created and ran SQR s
  • Created testing schedules, per sprint and for overall testing efforts
  • Lead the testing efforts to test the health benefits packages and IRS regulations codes
  • Lead the testing efforts for Affordable Care Act code changes to the application
  • Designed tests that will ensure the release's goals are met prior to final deployment
  • Documented defects or discrepancies in detail in Rally/ALM
  • Communicate test status to the Senior QA Manager to promote effective critical path decisions for the release
  • Created advanced SQL statements to query tables to retrieve test data
  • FTP files from UNIX server to server to test cron jobs, pdf s, tar, jar

Confidential

Scrum Master/ QA Test Manager

Technology Used: (SQL server, Apache Web servers, e-commerce solution, Oracle 10G Windows XP, SOAPUI, QuickTestPro along with Selenium, ALM 11.0, VB Script, Rally (Agile Lifecycle Management tool, web page language, (HTML. XML, SOAP)

Responsibilities:

  • Facilitated the QA teams progress for the Vendor to Confidential migration infrastructure migration project which consisted of testing the database, server, app server, .NET application to ensure the migration from the vendors data center to the Confidential data center is successful
  • Lead the team s efforts in continuous improvement
  • Created testing schedules for each testing efforts
  • Enforced the rules of the Safe Agile and Development Team Scrum process
  • Helps eliminate obstacles to the adoption of enterprise Technical Practices - adhering to SAFe s - Six Agile Software Engineering Practices for Achieving High Quality Code - agile architecture, continuous integration, test-first, refactoring, pair work and collective ownership
  • Lead the team to stay focused on Business and Sprint Goals
  • Identifies and tracks cross-team dependencies
  • Eliminates impediments by actively addressing issues with other scrum teams so that the team can stay focused on achieving the objectives of the iteration.
  • Coordinate with other Scrum Masters, the Systems Team and shared resources in the Agile Release Train (ART) Release Planning meetings.
  • Facilitates preparation and readiness for Sprint and PSI Planning meetings
  • Work with other Scrum Masters, the Systems Team and shared resources throughout each Sprint and PSI
  • Uses normalized estimating to help the program estimate larger features and EPICs
  • Assisted the Product Owner in preparing for various planning, backlog refinement meetings and other requested activities
  • Keep track of the backlog to assist the Product Owner in aligning User Stories with Features / Business Objectives
  • Coordinate teams operating under architectural and portfolio governance, system level integration and System Demos
  • Participate in the Scrum of Scrums and coordinates with other Scrum Masters as necessary
  • Escalated impediments and risks to the RTE that cannot be resolved at the team level
  • Facilitated team collaboration with System Architect to ensure high quality technical delivery
  • Facilitated team collaboration with other QA Manager to drive testing strategies, testing automation and overall quality process improvement Supported User Acceptance Testing Process Works with Product Management and Product Owner to help assure strategy and execution alignment

Confidential

Quality Assurance Test Engineer Lead (SME)

Technology Used: (ASP.net framework, SQL server, Apache Web servers, e-commerce solution, HP Performance Center, Oracle, MySQL, 10G, JBoss, JSON, Windows XP, SOAPUI, Quick Test Professional 10.0, ALM 11.0, VB Script, Rally (Agile Lifecycle Management tool, web page language, (HTML. XML, SOAP), (30% automation, 80% manual, Design Test Strategy, Test Plans, Test Cases)

Responsibilities:

  • Managed all functional testing activities including Release/Iteration planning
  • Review and convert User Stories and system requirements into positive, negative test cases and / or scripts.
  • Managed 7 QA testers on and off shore on manual/automated test cases, reports, and defect tracking, setting up triage, and defect resolution
  • Conduct tests and analyzed results to ensure software meet or exceeded specified standards and/or client requirements.
  • Develop and maintain strong working relationships with other IT Services, IT Solutions functions and customers to expedite delivery of IT solutions.
  • Adhered to QA and test processes supporting global QA testing activities
  • Supported Team Lead in upward stakeholder management and day - to-day management of the QA & Test organization.
  • Responsible for QA delivery of Cases, Scripts, Results.
  • Worked closely with offshore employees and 3rd party vendors to deliver projects to time, cost and quality requirements.
  • Performed demos and orientation for each completed project at the end of the sprint

Confidential

Quality Assurance Lead Subject Matter Expert (SME)

Technology Used: (Oracle 11i,Windows XP, and HP Application Lifecycle Manager (ALM 11.0), 50% manual, 50% automation, Design and create Center of Excellence for Test Strategy/ Test Plans for all the QA/Mobile Testing efforts)(Perfecto Mobile Sprinter, Mobile Cloud Add-in (Perfecto Mobile) QTP, Sunset, CA / iTKO Virtualization), iOS & Android

Responsibilities:

  • Created and implemented COE (Center of Excellence) test plan to be the standard testing effort for all mobile projects for Confidential
  • Created templates for Test Strategy, Test Plan, Test Case, Defect Report, Periodic and End of Project Reports.
  • Created examples and instructions to accompany each template
  • Created quality compliance as the QA acceptance criteria for all projects
  • Review and update existing documentation and create and maintain new documentation for all functional areas of the software.
  • Develop and deploy documentation standards
  • Contributed to Issue & Risk Management Participate in Change Control estimation and impact analysis
  • Participates with the project across the Full Project Lifecycle
  • Conducts ongoing test team meetings
  • Manages Project Exceptions as needed
  • Analyze, estimate and document the impact of change controls
  • Implemented and administered new tools (HP QC, HP QTP, HP PC) within the Branch.
  • Performed demos and orientation for projects moving on to the tools.

Confidential

Test Engineer Manager Subject Matter Expert (SME)

Technology Used: Oracle 11i, Windows XP, and Quality Center 11.0, VB 100% manual, 100% Backend White box Testing, Design Test Strategy, Test Plans, Test Cases

Responsibilities:

  • Reported to the Senior Director of Verizon, Managed the QA Engineer for Confidential Usage and Billing Team
  • Inherited three disparate cross - functional teams and through team-building, cross-training, and skills building, created a single team of professional testers
  • Created testing schedules and allocated testing resource per project
  • In conjunctions with the Development Manager & BA Managers, reviewed, refined, and implemented changes to the Software Development Life Cycle practices to improve quality and timeliness
  • Built a new QA department from the ground up, including the hiring of staff, development of processes and procedures, and implementing testing methodologies in QA and Development.
  • Introduced and expanded the use of test management and test execution tools to improve tester efficiency, reliability, and repeatability
  • Lead, Coordinated and participated in requirements reviews, software code reviews, configuration and change control, and Go/No-Go decisions,
  • Created and lead the test planning creation efforts.
  • Schedule and execute to test documentation; and understand, apply and recommend improvements to the current software test methodologies and processes.
  • Analyzed business requirements by identifying business critical areas and define test strategy that validates the system architecture
  • Generated test data, develop and execute test plans for white box functional testing
  • Ensuring all processes and deliverables are in place
  • Assisted in data mapping for integration between systems
  • Participate in formal user acceptance testing to expedite any technical issues

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