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Sr.qa Analyst Resume

NY

SUMMARY

  • CSTE professional certified with 7+ years of functional testing, automation testing & performance testing of web and client/sever applications.
  • Strong experience with QA processes and methodologies (automated and manual test processes) black box testing design and executing, automated test tools like HP QC, Load runner, SOAPUI, ITKOLISA and Parasoft SOATest.
  • Expertise in preparing Test Strategy, Test Plan, Test Summary Reports, Test Cases and Test Scripts, Test Procedure based on the User Requirement Document, System Requirement documents, and functional Requirement documents.
  • Well versed in Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC) - phases include: Test planning, Test design, Test data identification and mock up, Risk and Impact analysis, Mitigation Planning, performing test, Defect Management and Root Cause Analysis (RCA).
  • Strong Experience in testing web services with various testing tools ITOK LISA, SOAPUI and Parasoft SOA test.
  • Developed Regression Testing Suite for each “SPRINT” to verify error free code is promoted to QA Environment for each build.
  • Developed SMOKE Testing Suite for all the Services to identify which Services are DOWN and which are UP at that time.
  • Strong Understanding of WSDLS, XPATHs, SOA implemention and Data Transfer between ISERIES/Legacy Systems /Third Party Systems to SOAP Clients.
  • Familiar with both the Agile and Waterfall methodologies using Agile Project management tool called Versionone and Rally.
  • Participated in planning, estimating, scheduling, retrospectives and any other team activities.
  • Involved in UNIX file validation.
  • Performed backend testing in Oracle /SQL Server My SQL database and analyzed the log files for different error codes.
  • Wrote many SQL/PLSQL scripts to verify data in the DB and verify consistency with application UI.
  • Expertise in configuring and executing load test for different scenarios like increasing steady and dynamic workloads for Applications.
  • Strong experience with MS Word, MS Excel for writing Test Plans, Test Cases, weekly status reports.
  • Highly motivated to take independent responsibility as well as ability to contribute and be a productive team member.
  • Consistently recognized by both client and exployers as a fast learner with excellent problem solving and technical troubleshooting abilities.

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Languages: C, C++, VB, Java, .NET, ASP and SQL, JCL.

Web Technologies: ASP, HTML, DHTML, XML

Case Tools: UML.

Testing Tools: Win Runner, Load Runner, Rational Team Test, Test Director/Quality Centre, Test Complete, Quick Test Pro.

Data Warehousing Tools: Informatica 8.6.1

RDBMS: Oracle 10g/11, DB2, SQL Server 2008/2005

Hardware: IBM Compatible PCs, Terminal Emulators, Pentium PCs, Intel based machines

Reporting Tools: Test Director, Rational Clear Quest, Microstrategy, Business Objects

Operating System: MS-DOS, Windows NT / 9 / 2003 / XP, 7, RedHat Linux, Solaris 2.x

Packages: MS Word, MS Excel and MS PowerPoint

GUI: Visual Basic, Developer/2000

Scripting Languages: VBScript, JavaScript

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Confidential, NY

Sr.QA Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Attended the Business and Functional Requirement Document (BRD) review meetings conducted by BA team to better understand the application functionality and to gather Functional requirement Document (FRD) to create the Test Plan and Test Scenarios.
  • Participated in implementing detailed test-plans and test-cases according to the Acceptance Criteria provided by Business Analyst (BA)
  • Involved in the Test Case walkthroughs to BA and assessment meetings.
  • Involved in Release support - Release to QA, Involved in environment set up
  • Proficient in working with testing tools and carrying out Functionality testing, GUI Testing, System Testing, Integration Testing and Regression Testing, Negative Testing, End to End Testing, Adhoc testing and UAT testing.
  • Worked with Agile Project management tool called Versionone and provided daily updates to the Scrum Master.
  • Showcase the User story to Concerned Product Owner for the Story Acceptance.
  • Actively participated in showcasing all accepted stories to Business along with the Project Team (Product Owners, Business Analysts, DSO’s, Development team, Delivery Manager) each and every two sprints.
  • Attending Daily SOS (Scrum on Scrum) and providing the Story status to the Business.
  • Performed UAT cycles and prepared test scripts for User Acceptance Testing (UAT).
  • Performed Smoke Testing on every new build of the application.
  • Followed the Agile Methodology
  • Recorded and Played back QTP scripts for manual test cases against front end screens by inserting different types of Checkpoints
  • Attended SPE Training and QA Town hall meetings to get explored with Management updates, discussed improving test methodologies.
  • Worked with Query Analyzer and Toad to write the SQL queries.
  • Interacted with business analysts, Source data architects and Source application developer to test the data model and to prepare the Test Bed.
  • Validated the source files like XML, CSV files in Informatica.
  • Analyzed Informatica mappings and understood the business rules and logic of the mappings and tested the whole ETL Informatica process by connecting to the different database servers.
  • Extensively worked on Informatica components like Admin console, Repository manager, Designer, Workflow manager, Workflow monitor and studied the Transformations used in each mapping with by comparing with the mappings rules excel sheets.
  • Ran the Informatica workflows and analyzed error log files
  • Used Workflow Manager for creating, validating, testing and running the sequential and concurrent sessions and scheduling them to run at specified time and as well to read data from different sources and write it to target databases.
  • Compared the data with source and target tables and validated data based on requirements and Experience in testing FIX Protocol environment.
  • Involved in defect reporting and assigning the defects to development team through Quality Center.
  • Installed and Loaded database with Test Data and validated the latest Build with new DB features checked in. Loaded Input Data file into database using SQL loader and validated the Data loaded in to tables by executing queries for checking integrity of databases (Oracle) update, deletions and insertions using TOAD.
  • Understood the Entity relationship diagrams to build the SQL Queries for Database testing.
  • Wrote many SQL queries to verify data in the DB and verify consistency with application UI and Performed database testing using SQL, executed various DDL and DML statements.
  • Installed and Configured Quality Center with Quick Test Pro for functional testing environment.
  • Recorded and Played back QTP scripts for manual test cases against front end screens by inserting different types of Checkpoints and Tested Java Post Load scripts(JPLS) through Web Services.
  • Involved in testing Web services and XML with tool called ‘SOAP UI’. I have been using this tool to locate WSDL file on internet, create Test cases, run them, do load testing.
  • Attending Daily SOS (Scrum on Scrum) and providing the Story status to the Business.
  • Involved in production support working with various mitigation tickets created while the users working to retrieve the database.
  • Involved in UNIX file validation.
  • Communicated timely project status to appropriate levels of management.

Environment: Quality Center 8.2/9.2,.NET, Oracle, PL/SQL, C# Java, J2EE, XML, HTML, SOAP UI, Informatica Power center 8.6.1,Versionone.

Confidential, NJ

Sr.QA Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Collected software requirements and specifications. Involved in reviewing Use Cases and Requirements.
  • Written test plan and Created test cases as per business requirements
  • Performed System and User Acceptance Testing.
  • Regression testing was done for all the new builds released.
  • Validated various database tables.
  • Involved in developing and testing of web pages making them Cross browser compatible.
  • Testing cross browser functionality (Mac and IBM PC) of browser as well such as Internet Explorer, Netscape, Safari and Fire fox
  • Worked on web services using SOAP UI Tool.
  • Tested all aspects of products and thoroughly reported issues in bug tracking systems using Web Tracker.
  • Executed SQL Queries using the simple and complicated join.
  • Worked very closely with client side managers and developers.
  • Promptly updated the bug tracking system with results of testing.
  • Initially performed manual testing end to end on both CSG and DDP billing systems.
  • Used QC as bug tracking tool.
  • Performed regression testing using QTP
  • Performed unit testing on Unix shell scripting modules
  • Participated in regular project status meetings related to testing.
  • Followed agile methodology and attended Scrum meetings
  • Maintained documentation of test results to assist in debugging and modification of software.
  • Analyzes test results to ensure existing functionality and recommends corrective action.
  • As a Sr Team member attended user meetings communicated with the teams.
  • Interacted onsite and offshore team.

Environment: Quality Center 8.2/9.2, .NET, Oracle, PL/SQL, C, TOAD, SOAP UI, UNIX, VB, Java, J2EE, XML, HTML, VBScript, WebLogic, Server 8.1,UDB DB2

Confidential, NJ

QA Analyst

Responsibilities:

  • Analyzing and reviewing the user/business requirements and functional specs documents
  • Involved in System Testing for Manual Testing
  • Developed end to end manual test cases for playback module
  • Configured QA Environment for manual testing.
  • Created Project, Requirements, Test Plans and Tests in Test Director
  • Exported test cases from Excel and requirements from MS Word to Quality Center.
  • Wrote test cases to test the application manually in Test Director for automating using Quick Test Pro
  • Worked extensively on Agile Methodology.
  • Participated in QA meetings using agile methodology and Scrum methodology.
  • Used Clear Quest for defect reporting and tracking
  • Reviewed the internal test plans and worked with developers for external review on test plans and test cases
  • As a Sr.QA team member attended user meetings communicated with the teams.
  • Connected to different source databases extracted the data into excel spread sheet.
  • Executed SQL Queries by writing the simple and complicated join.
  • Compared the data with source and target tables and validated data based on requirements.
  • Validated Database calculation whether the right values are populating or not
  • Unix file validation
  • Coordinated with Team reviewed the weekly status reports
  • Involved in Project Plan preparation and Status update meetings
  • Attended business and developer meetings

Environment: Oracle, PL/SQL, Clear Quest, Test Manager, IBM Mainframes, BugZilla, DB2,telephony protocols, PVCS, C# Java, J2EE, VBScript, Web Logic, Server 8.1,Agile Methodology

Confidential

QA Tester

Responsibilities:

  • GUI functionalities were tested according to guidelines of test cases.
  • Writing, debugging & execute test scripts using win runnr.
  • Created test scripts for various testing stages like Functional, regression, system and end to end testing.
  • Used SQL for querying & updating records for retrieving functions and procedures.
  • Created & maintained test reports and found bugs & reported using Mercury Management Tool Test Director.
  • Interacting with Developers & Business Analysts regarding requirements, test scenarios and defects.
  • Defined & Implemented procedures for bug flow process to efficiently report and document problems, monitor and verify their fixes.

Environment: Test Director, Visual Basic, SQL Server

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