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Sr. Qa Tester Resume

New, YorK

SUMMARY

  • Over Eight plus years of professional experience in data extensive experience in Software Development Life Cycle(SDLC), Quality Assurance Life Cycle (QALC) aspects such as developing Test Strategies, Test Plans, Test Cases (Manual/Automated), Defect Reports and developing Test Scripts, Traceability Matrices and Test Environments.
  • Expertise in writing Technical Documentation and performing Analysis, Functionality testing, GUI testing, UAT, Integration testing, System testing, End to End testing, Back - end testing, Smoke testing, Sanity testing, Data-Driven testing, Regression testing, Performance testing, Web services testing, Stress testing, and Soak testing.
  • Good in developing, publishing and execute Test plans, Test procedures, Test Results.
  • Skilled in understanding teh business process, analyzing and optimizing teh process, defining scope of teh project and user requirements and converting user requirements into business requirements and Technical Specification.
  • Extensive experience in quality assurance testing by manually and using Automation testing tools (WinRunner/Quick Test Pro, Quality Center, Load Runner) and methods, OpenSpan and soapUI.
  • Work experience in data warehousing projects dealing with ETL (extraction, transformation, and load) using Oracle and Informatica, Ab-Initio, Data Stage and SAS.
  • Good experience in AGILE delivery process of software using SCRUM.
  • Good experience in testing Web services and implementing Service Oriented Architecture (SOA).
  • Good experience in working closely with Business analysts for reviewing business requirements, functional requirements, documenting test scenarios and writing test cases accordingly.
  • Experience in defining use-cases, creating test scenarios and test scripts using requirement documents.
  • Proficient in writing system test plans, defining test cases, developing and maintaining test scripts.
  • Expertise in testing methodology, test planning, test execution, defect-management.
  • Proficient in GUI testing by inserting various verifications and Data Driven Testing (DDT) for functionalities that requiring input dynamic data.
  • Proficiency in Defect management, including Defect creation, modification, tracking, reporting using industry standard tools like Rational ClearQuest and Quality Center/TestDirector.
  • Experience in database testing using SQL queries on RDBMS databases like Oracle, SQL Server
  • Good working knowledge of MS-Office (Outlook, Outlook express, Word, Excel and Power point).
  • Has excellent analytical, problem solving, communication and interpersonal skills with good work ethics and ability to interact with individuals at all levels of teh organization

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Operating Systems: Windows 95/98/2000/NT/XP, Windows Server 2003,Unix

Databases: MS Access, MS-SQL, Oracle 8i/9.x RDBMS, SQL Server 2000/2003/2005/2008.

LANGUAGES: Test Script Language, C, SQL, PL/SQL, Visual Basic, VB Script, SOAP UI, HTML, VB script, ASP, XML, Java Script, .Net

Testing Tools: WinRunner8.2, TestDirector7.X, LoadRunner7.X, QTP 8.2 /9.1 /9.2 /9.5 / 10.0, Quality Center 9.0/9.2/10.0, JIRA

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Confidential, New York

Sr. QA Tester

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for Analyzing system specification and business requirement. Interacted with business analysts and teh end-users to develop teh High-level test plans. Participated in Walk through and Defect report meetings periodically.
  • Developed Master Test Plan, which includes entire Testing Plan, Testing Resources, Testing Strategy and testing of end-to-end scenarios.
  • Worked as an Interface between teh users and teh different teams involved in teh application development for teh better understanding of teh business and IT processes. Designing teh Test Scenarios and Test Cases based on requirements. Used QTP to generate teh test scripts for testing teh functionality of teh application. Responsible for functional, Regression testing, Integration testing and User Acceptance Testing.
  • Edited QTP scripts, fixed errors and lead teh offshore team in designing automated scripts through test scenarios.
  • Worked with offshore team in automating various test scenarios for search activities and their following functions.
  • Enhanced teh user manual with relevant details.
  • Used Quality Centre for requirements management, planning, scheduling, running tests, defect tracking and manage teh defects and executing teh test cases Interacted with Developers for analysis of teh Application.
  • Communicating with Offshore Team and assigning teh Scripts to teh Team. Investigated software faults and interfacing with developers to resolve technical issues. Defect tracking, defect reporting, analyzing results and documentation.
  • Worked with teh Project Manager, Business Analyst and teh Infrastructure Manager to collect data for testing effort and check teh feasibility of teh use cases.
  • Coordinated on regular basis through email, conferences and tracked progress through weekly status reports.
  • Generated metrics representing teh defects, issues, test scenarios and use cases.

Environment: Java2, J2EE, JavaScript, HTML, Servlets, Java Server Pages, EJB, XML, Web Logic Server, Oracle8i, DB2, Quick Test Professional 9.2, UNIX (AIX), Windows XP, Quality Center 10.0.

Confidential, Temecula, CA

Sr. QA Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Performed System, Integration, and Functional, Data Validation, and Regression testing of new and revised applications with respect to business requirement document.
  • Responsible for testing of Orion Vela software application and Data Sync software Integration.
  • Requirement analysis, Identify and document required system and functional testing efforts for all test scenarios.
  • Developing Test plan of teh application as per technical specifications.
  • Responsible in analyzing Test Requirements.
  • Preparation of teh Test Cases
  • Written Regression Test cases for teh Product.
  • Involved in Automation of teh testing process from Manual Testing.
  • Created automated test scripts for validating teh nightly product builds and regression testing, Automated tests are created in Quick Test Pro (QTP).
  • Analyzed business requirements to fully understand them completely and suggest some changes requests if necessary.
  • Developed all teh necessary documents based on product requirements and specifications such as Test Strategy, Test Plan, Test requirements such as test items and test cases.
  • Responsible for reviewing all necessary user documents such as Administrator manual, Agent manual, Installation manual, FAQ's and release notes.
  • Involved in change board requests related to teh applications that are subject for validation.
  • Interfaced with developers to communicate bugs detected in teh application, trouble shoot, and find root cause and to resolve technical issues.

Environment: Manual Testing, JIRA, QTP, HP Quality Center, Windows, MS-Office Tools, C#, VBSCRIPT, MS SQL server, Proprietary tools and applications.

Confidential, Hampstead, MD

Sr Test Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • As a QA Analyst, responsible for Analyzing ETL system specification and Transformation requirement. Interacted with business analysts and Developers and developed teh Test plans. Participated in Walk through and Defect report meetings periodically.
  • Validation of Target data in Data Warehouse and Data Marts which are Transformed and Loaded using Informatica Power Center as per teh ETL process defined by teh project management.
  • Designing teh Test Cases based on requirements and HLD & LLD. Responsible for Functional, Regression testing, Integration testing.
  • Constructed complex SQL queries to validate teh data in between Source Tables Vs Data warehouse as per teh Transformations defined in Data Specification documents.
  • Used Mercury Quality Centre 9.2 for requirements management, planning, scheduling, running tests, defect tracking and manage teh defects and executing teh test cases Interacted with Developers for analysis of teh Application.
  • Involved in testing Cognos Reports manually in teh initial stages and in teh later stages Carried out Automated tests and batch tests in QTP 9.2 using Quality Centre. Used database check points in test script to check databases and detect defects.
  • Experience in System, functional and Regression testing methodologies.
  • Communicating with Offshore Team and assigning teh Scripts to teh Team. Investigated software faults and interfacing with developers to resolve technical issues. Defect tracking, defect reporting, analyzing results and documentation.
  • Conducted defect tracking and fix progress meetings and planned back-up and alternate solutions to make teh developer‘s life easier.
  • Involved in submitting Bug Report weekly. Used resource Excel spread sheets to list problems for different modules. Performed Data Validation before loading into teh target database and documented test results in comparison with teh expected results. Preparing test summary reports.
  • Preparing teh Understanding documents. Testing teh scripts in QA, Staging and Production databases.

Environment: Mercury Quality Center 9.2, Mercury Quick Test Professional 9.2, Window Vista, Informatica 8.1, Oracle 10g, TOAD, Visual Source Safe (VSS) .

Confidential, Hampstead, MD

Sr Test Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Participated in Daily Status meeting and Weekly Status Reports of teh group and meeting with Manager and Client Executives.
  • Played a major role inSDLCfrom requirement, design, development, testing and rollout to teh field user and support for production environment.
  • Analyze old CSS application reports running on SQL and Oracle, look into teh stored procedures and sql statements running behind teh scene and decide on teh tables needed to be migrated from SQL and Oracle to Data Warehouse.
  • Discuss with reporting team and report users about teh tables needed to be migrated and used Erwinto designLogical/Physical Data Models,relational database design, forward/reverse engineering, publishingdata modelto acrobat files using teh AAA naming conventions and co-coordinated with DBA to apply teh data model changes in production.
  • Analyze teh data present in teh source system before migration to teh target and identify teh issues and give a clear picture to teh ETL team about teh kind of data teh needs to be migrated.
  • Created informatica mappings and sessions by importing source and target tables with appropriate transformations required for teh data to be migrated to Teradata.
  • Perform Database Administrators task on Teradata Development Database like create tables, collect stats, creating indexes, grant access, verify teh distribution of data on all amps, load tables from a text file using teh import option in T-SQL Assistant.
  • Responsible in designing and introducing new (FACT and Dimension Tables) to teh existing Model. Teh design document was finalized through conduct of design walkthroughs, and independent review by teh user
  • Analyze teh cubes, dts/ssis packages running on SQL and Designed and DevelopedStar Schemaand createdFactandDimension Tablesfor teh Data Warehouse using Erwin.
  • Informed teh users about teh expected difference between excel reports and BOBJ reports.

Environment: ERWIN 7.3,Oracle 11g, T-SQL, TOAD for oracle, SQL Server Management studio, SQL Enterprise Manager, Informatica 8.6, Control-M Job scheduler, SQL, PL/SQL, Windows 2000

Confidential, Chico, CA

Software QA Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Analyzed System Requirement Specification (SRS) document and Business Requirement Document.
  • Design teh Mc-Client application with Class diagram, Sequence diagram and Pseudo code through UML and rational rose
  • Used Rational Rose for teh documentation and design phase of teh application. Designed numerous complex components using Rational Rose, UML Wrote manual test cases for smoke, functional, GUI and regression testing.
  • Extensively used Test Director for test planning and defect reporting, tracking and executing manual test cases. Executed manual test cases and verified results with expected results.
  • Identified, analyzed and reported bugs found during various phases of testing.
  • Discussed defect resolutions with developers and business analysts.
  • Performed migration testing by running SQL queries to check if teh data is migrated without any discrepancies from legacy systems to teh new systems.
  • Performed database testing by passing SQL Queries to retrieve data.

Environment: Windows, Oracle, Test Director, QTP, SQL.

Confidential, Chevy Chase, MD

Quality Test Engineer

Responsibilities:

  • Documented Test Plan and conducted formal reviews with BA, SME and QA team.
  • Created Test Cases and decided schedules for Test Case Execution.
  • Conducted walkthroughs of teh test plans and test scenarios with teh development team and business analysts before starting with automated testing.
  • Created scripts for functional and regression testing in QTP.
  • Enhanced teh already existing scripts.
  • Created standard, text, and bitmap checkpoints using QTP to check for teh application to be in teh correct state, has teh right values, and load teh correct images.
  • Wrote test harnesses using QTP by making reusable actions which can be called from other actions.
  • Used SOAP and WSDL as messaging protocols for testing SOA.
  • Performed data driven testing in QTP for both positive and negative data by using parameterized values from teh built-in global and local action data tables.
  • Wrote and executed complex SQL queries including JOINS to validate Back-end data.
  • Used QC to manage test requirements and test cases.
  • Prepared teh traceability matrices to fill teh gap between teh requirements and teh test cases covered.
  • Interacted with teh Project Manger to provide estimates for different phases in teh projects and also interacted with teh client team to convey teh progress.

Environment: JavaServlets, JDBC, QTP, Test Director, Win XP, SQL, SOAPUI and Oracle.

Confidential

Web Application Tester

Responsibilities:

  • Reviewed Test Plans and wrote Test Cases.
  • Provided schedules for Test Case Execution.
  • Performed Grey-Box Testing for each individual functionality and regression testing of teh application.
  • Created and maintained detailed manual test scripts based on UI and design specifications to ensure all new as well as existing functionalities are thoroughly verified.
  • Created and executed complex SQL queries to validate Back-end data.
  • Conducted System Testing, GUI Testing and Cross Browser compatibility testing during teh releases and interacted with teh developers to resolve any technical issues.
  • Created Smoke test cases for teh end to end test process of teh successful and failure path.
  • Created traceability matrix
  • Used Bugzilla for bug tracking.
  • Worked with developers to halp solve teh bugs.

Environment: Java/J2EE, Servlets, JSP, JDBC, Bugzilla, Win XP, Solaris, SQL, PL SQL and Oracle. al Qualification

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