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Senior Qa Resume

NJ

SUMMARY

  • Over 10 years of experience in the field of Information Technology with emphasis on Business Analysis, software Quality Assurance and Testing. Strong knowledge of Business Analysis, testing strategies and methodologies.
  • Proficient in manual and automated testing in client/server and web based applications using testing tools such as Mercury Interactive and Rational.
  • Leadership qualities with emphasis on individual and team effort backed by excellent communication skills. Able to work collaboratively with testers, developers and other team members in testing complex projects and in the overall enhancement of software product quality.
  • Ten plus years of strong experience in the field of Information Technology with emphasis on Business Analysis, Software Testing and Quality Assurance of various web based and client/server applications using Mercury Win Runner, Mercury Load Runner, Mercury Quick Test Pro, ALM and manual testing. Collaboratively working with Testers, Developers and other team members in testing complex projects and in the overall enhancement of software product quality.
  • Knowledge and experience in working with GxP (cGMP, GDP, GCP, GLP) suites and SOPs.
  • Experienced in implementation of different QA methodologies in SDLC.
  • Expertise in performing User Interface (UI) testing, Integration testing, Functional testing, End - to-End testing, Regression testing, GUI testing, Back-end testing, Browser Compatibility testing and Load/Performance testing in different stages of Software Development Life Cycle.
  • Experience in Manual and Automated testing.
  • Experience in Mobile and Web application validations.
  • Extensively used Mercury Interactive Automated-testing tools such as Winrunner, Quick Test Pro (QTP), LoadRunner, and Test Director.
  • Experience in working with UNIX environment.
  • Good working knowledge in SQL and PL/SQL language.
  • Experience and knowledge in working with various SAP environments and modules.
  • Good understanding of QA methodology and Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC).
  • Design and review of various documents including the Software Requirement Specifications (SRS), Business requirements document (BRD), Use Case Specifications, Functional Specifications (FSD), Systems Design Specification (SDS), Requirement Traceability Matrix (RTM) and testing documents
  • Expertise in analyzing Business Requirements/Rules, Software Specifications, Use Cases and Detail Design to develop test requirements and procedures and test cases.
  • Worked in Banking and Financial applications.
  • Testing skills include Black Box Testing, User Acceptance Testing, System Testing, Regression Testing, Integration Testing, and Load Testing.
  • Expertise in writing Test Plans and Test cases
  • Efficient in delivering tasks, team player with good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Participated as a team member in the release management process.
  • Worked in Agile methodology, Used JIRA to track the defects and user stores to validate the software for each iteration.

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Operating System: UNIX, Windows XP(Prof)/NT/2000, MS-DOS, Sun Solaris

Language/Tools: SQL, PL/SQL

Internet Programming/Tools: HTML,XML

Database: Oracle 9i, MS-Access, MS SQL Server

Testing Tools: WinRunner, QTP, Load Runner, Test Director, Rational Administrator, Rational RequisitPro

Networking Tools: Unix, Telnet, FTP

Bug Tracking System: HP Application Lifecycle Management

Documentation Tools: MS Office 2000

Methodologies: SDLC, CMM, Agile

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Confidential

Senior QA

Environment: ACSS, VISION, File-Aid, CICS, TSO/ISPF, MVS, DB2, MS Office, HP Quality Center, JIRA

Responsibilities:

  • Development of requirements Traceability Matrix.
  • QC Mapping spreadsheets to ensure mapping is accurate and follows the client’s needs for publishing
  • Worked on documenting business requirements and Pain points based on the work flow and process in Excel.
  • Documented the challenges faced by the end users when placing any orders and modifications of current plans.
  • Coordinate the UAT schedules and status calls
  • Lead multiple releases in a year. Own several projects in a release
  • Analyzed business requirements, incorporated development and business objectives, and used the information to develop detailed comprehensive test strategies to verify system changes that met the needs of the client
  • Build User stories based on the work flow diagrams for Orders and Plans in Excel
  • Work closely with the project team onsite and offshore to create test plan, write test cases and handle defects efficiently.
  • Running daily sanity checks in all environments manually as well as using the sanity tool.
  • Worked closely with the project manager and reported daily test metrics and status of UAT defects.
  • Worked on Mobile applications.
  • Strong-working understanding of ACSS (customer care application), VISION (billing system) and POS (front end application used in stores).
  • Analyze user requirements from business, technical and functional requirement documents and created Test Plan using and Mercury Quality center.
  • Involved in writing Test plans, Test scenarios and Test cases.
  • Executed the test cases in the Test Lab module of Quality center
  • Taking up change requests, reviewing the documents, writing test cases, reviewing test cases with the business and performing system test.
  • Interact with developers and users to analyze business requirements and functional specifications of the project.
  • Defects were Tracked, Reviewed, Analyzed and Compared using Mercury Quality center and JIRA
  • Maintained project documentation and timelines in SharePoint.
  • Preparing the environment for UAT by manually activating TNI’s.
  • Understanding of using File Aid & ISPF Utilities for viewing Flat files and SPUFI for viewing DB2 tables
  • Coordinated the defect resolution process and performed defect analysis in the back-end mainframe system.
  • Worked under tight timelines without extensive support

Confidential, NJ

Sr. BA/QA Analyst

Environment: Windows xx, Solaris, Java, JSP, EJB, Web sphere, Web Logic, Oracle 9i, Microsoft Access, SAP Environments.

Responsibilities:

  • Worked with Business users to define requirements that will strategically drive efficiencies in the business taking all details into account.
  • Translated business needs into requirements and communicated the same to the business users to baseline the initial prominent level requirements.
  • Worked on documenting business requirements and report layouts
  • Analyzed the business/functional requirements
  • Involved in the development of Requirements Traceability Matrix.
  • Involved in the Development of Test cases and Scenarios.
  • Worked on documenting business requirements, codes and report layouts
  • Interacted with business and checked if the test cases were complete enough to test the business functionality.
  • Wrote SQL Queries to validate data in Model N application
  • Performed System Testing, Integration Testing, Regression Testing and User Acceptance testing.
  • Preparation of the test data for Price Types BP, ASP, QAMP, QNFAMP, ANFAMP
  • P30DNFAMP, AFCP and Provisional FCP
  • Performed Interface testing by creating Invoices, Materials (Direct Sales, Material Master) in SAP and publishing them to Web methods and to Model N Application.
  • Involved in Performance Testing.
  • Enhanced and modified the test cases according to the newly added change request from business.
  • Maintained the Bugs in Confidential in-house tool.
  • Helped developers to smoke test the identified bugs.
  • Played a key role by actively participating in scheduled conference calls with different regions to review the testing status and Defect Summit meetings to triage new defects and to follow up on new fixes, patches and builds.
  • Participated in Training and Documentation

Confidential, NJ

Sr. QA Analyst

Environment: VB.NET 2.0 Framework, WinForms Application, Infragistics NetAdvantage for .NET, HP Quality Center 9.0, Loadrunner 9.0, LVTS, SunGuard Global Plus, Windows XP, Mainframe Version 4.06, ORACLE 9.2.0.6.0, PL/SQL Developer 7.1, CONGOS 8.1

Responsibilities:

  • As a QA Tester involved in gathering requirements for APR (Appraisal) AVG, SEC (Security) Account summary, Investment Group Summary
  • Attended Meetings with BA, Development Team and DB Team to clarify questions regarding Specifications.
  • Played a major role by actively participating in scheduled conference calls with different regions to review the testing status and Defect Summit meetings to triage new defects and to follow up on new fixes, patches and builds.
  • Creation of Test Plans, maintenance of Configuration management
  • Understanding and documenting the specific and functional requirements for APR, SEC, AVG, Account/IG summary Screens, BND(bond accruals)
  • Identified Test requirements and checked if the test cases were complete enough to test the business functionality
  • Involved in documentation of the testing process for further enhancement
  • Interacted with end users regarding User Acceptance Testing
  • Generated CONGOS reports and validated against the DB
  • Wrote SQL Queries to validate data in Atlas(in house application integrated with SunGuard Global Plus) to EDB (Oracle Data Base) using PL/SQL Developer
  • Preparation of Test Data for APPRAISAL - SA/IG #, SECURITY #, CUSIP#, TICKER
  • Preparation of Test (business) scenarios like Settle Date, Trade Date, Merged with Unrecorded Fund Trades, Book cost and unrealized Funds, Asset Class and Sectors
  • System Integration, Regression Testing and User Acceptance testing.
  • Maintained all the Defects using HP Quality Center.
  • Developed test cases using use cases and sequence diagrams
  • Used HP Quality Center to capture bugs, track and manage any type of change
  • Wrote Loadrunner Scenarios for APR IG Level in HP Quality Center.
  • Interacted with developers to resolve bugs

Confidential, NYC

Sr.QA Analyst

Environment: Mainframes, VC++, QTP 8.2, TSO/ISPF, DB2 Load Runner7.2, Test Director and Oracle.

Responsibilities:

  • As a QA Tester involved in gathering requirements, creation of Test Plans, maintenance of Configuration management
  • Under standing and documenting the specific and functional requirements for Obligor, Obligations, Current Obligation
  • Identified Test requirements and checked if the test cases were complete enough to test the business functionality
  • Involved in documentation of the testing process for further enhancement
  • Interacted with end users regarding User Acceptance Testing
  • Writing System Integration and User Acceptance Test cases.
  • Preparation of Test Data.
  • Preparation of Test (business) scenarios.
  • System Integration, Regression Testing and User Acceptance testing.
  • Maintained all the Defects using STR, an internal defect management Tool.
  • Functional Automation using Quick Test Pro 8.2 Test
  • Developed test cases using use cases and sequence diagrams
  • Performed functional, GUI, Regression and System testing using Win Runner
  • Used STR to capture bugs, track and manage any type of change
  • Conducted result analysis
  • Understanding of using File Aid and ISPF utilities for viewing Flat Flies and SPUFI of viewing DB2 tables.
  • Coordinated the defect resolution process and performed defect analysis in the back end mainframe system.
  • Played a major role by actively participating in scheduled conference calls with different regions to review the testing status and Defect Summit meetings to triage new defects and to follow up on new fixes, patches and builds.

Confidential, OH

QA Analyst/Tester

Environment: Winrunner 7.6, Test Director 8.0, Active X, ASP, Oracle 9i and MS Excel.

Responsibilities:

  • Involved in the Development of Test cases and Scenarios
  • Involved in the creation of Requirement Document based on the Application.
  • Developed Automated Test Scripts using Winrunner.
  • Created Individual Modules for Client Info, Policy, Rules, Administration and System of the Insurance Information System.
  • Involved in writing Call Functions to integrate different Actions to perform Integration Testing for various Individual Modules.
  • Extensively used Win runner to develop Automated Test Scripts.
  • Involved in writing TSL Scripts to Parameterize the Actions to test Different screens of the whole Application.
  • Used Test Director to manage the whole Testing Process.
  • Involved in Documenting the Defects and Errors in the Application and suitable actions taken by consulting Developers and System Engineers.
  • Involved in Requirement Analysis.
  • Conducted Unit, Integration, System and Regression testing for the Intranet IPAS web Application.

Confidential, NC

QA Analyst

Environment: Java HTML, Oracle 8i, UNIX, Web Logic, Windows XP, WinRunner, LoadRunner and TestDirector

Responsibilities:

  • Analyzed the Business and System Requirements of the application.
  • Involved in preparing Test Plan, Test Scripts for the application.
  • Involved in the Manual/Automated testing.
  • Generated Test Scripts for functional testing using WinRunner.
  • Extensively used TestDirector for reporting.
  • Created various scripts for the application using LoadRunner.
  • Cross browser testing for Java Script, HTML.
  • Enhanced and modified the scripts according to the test case scenarios.
  • Parameterized the scripts and enhanced them according to the use case.
  • Used Performance monitor and Load Runner graphs to analyze the results.
  • Performed regression testing for the application.
  • Used TestDirector to invoke the scripts and initially performed the baseline testing and organized all the scripts systematically and generated reports.
  • Responsible for performing Load Test and Stress Test.
  • Different Loads at the increments of 10 starting from 5 Virtual Users. 20 Iterations to 250 Virtual Users were ramped until it reached 80% CPU.
  • The Average CPU usage, Response time are analyzed for each scenario.
  • Interacted with developers for analysis of the application.

Confidential, NY

QA Analyst

Environment: Windows 2000, HTML, JavaScript, MS SQL Server, Quick Test Professional, TestDirector and LoadRunner.

Responsibilities:

  • Automated and customized the scripts for the entire application using Quick Test Professional.
  • Reviewed the Business Requirement specification Document and the technical specification of the application
  • Reviewing detailed System Requirements to define testing scope for various levels of testing (Functional, System, Regression, and UAT).
  • Developed Test Objectives and Test Plans.
  • Created manual and automated Test Cases and Test Scripts.
  • Created Standard, Image, Table, Page, Text/Text Area Checkpoints.
  • Parameterized the test(s) and modified steps affected by parameterization.
  • Retrieved data from application & Output the values to data table.
  • Coordinated the testing effort towards End to End testing to verify the proper functioning.
  • Created several compiled modules.
  • Performed Regression Testing.
  • Wrote SQL queries to test the application for data integrity.
  • Tested User Interface inconsistency and application functionality.

Confidential, NJ

QA Analyst

Environment: Oracle, SQL, TestDirector7.0, Win Runner 7.0, Load Runner 7.0, Java, Swing, JSP, JavaScript, J2EE, Web Logic 5.1, J Builder, UML, Windows 2000

Responsibilities:

  • Actively participated in requirement gathering and analysis
  • Created Functional Specifications for the applications
  • Analyzed business and system requirements for the Confidential Financial Website
  • Participated in developing the Quality Assurance Test strategy
  • Developed QA Test plans for Functional, Integration and System Testing
  • Performed Manual testing of the application before performing Automated testing
  • Written SQL Queries to perform database testing
  • Performed the Backend Testing using SQL Navigator
  • Developed automated scripts using Win Runner 7.0
  • Used Test Director to maintain test cases, test scripts and to analyze test results
  • Developed Vuser Scripts to do performance testing in Load Runner 7.0
  • Developed the Test Scripts for stress testing using Test Manager
  • Interacted with Development and QA Teams to ensure overall quality of the software
  • Validated the system impact of Statistical collection on Database
  • Developed various reports to communicate testing issues with the project manager
  • Implemented User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
  • Participated in Training and Documentation

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