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It Qa Lead/ Sr Qa Specialist Resume

Jacksonville, FloridA

SUMMARY

  • Over 12+ years of experience with Software testing(Sr.QA/QA lead) in the areas of Web Based Software, Client - Server applications using Manual testing/Basic Automation Testing techniques. Well versed in all kinds of testing techniques including Functional, System, UAT, End to End testing.
  • Experienced in Waterfallmodel, V-model and Safe Agile methodologies.
  • Experience on Python Based projects and unit testing using Pytests for backend applications
  • Experienced in complete Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC), and Defect Life Cycle including Agile Scrum and Waterfall models.
  • Experience in Front-End Testing, Back-end testing and Web-service testing (SOAP UI/Postman).
  • Experience in various financial domains along with good knowledge on Health Insurance(healthCare), Investment Banking Capital Market and ForeigncurrencyTrading & Derivatives market Retail banking, Mortgage(LOAN),Security, Mobile Apps (Android, IOS),Auto online car Auction/sales and Retail market .utility domain.
  • Experience in testing mobileapplications using different devices.
  • Experience testing mobile device /apps on various mobile device platforms (Android, iOS and Windows platforms).
  • Knowledge/ handson Automation using python based Robot Framework tools for small scale projects that use both python and robotframwork Selenium library.
  • Working on keyword driven approach for automation tool used in project.
  • Agile (Scrum Methodology). Team foundation server Tool.
  • Knowledge and experience with SQL server Database, Mongodb.Postgres Json object, NoSQL booster-
  • Expertise in back end testing and writing SQL queries using Oracle and MySQL.
  • Familiarized in various Test Methodologies, Test Design, Test Execution, Defect Process, Traceability and Defect Tracking.
  • Expertise in using HP tools (Quality Center/ALM) as a test management tool in defining releases, documenting requirements and test cases along with mapping, defect reporting and analysing test results.
  • Hands on experience in Web Service Testing and API testing for SOAP and Rest services using SoapUI /Postman tools.
  • Experienced in preparing and executing Test cases, evaluated test results and Report discrepancies to the development team using ALM/Quality Center and MicrosoftTestManager(MTM).
  • Experienced in bug tracking tools RALLY,JIRA, Rational Clear quest Director, Bugzilla, Quality Center and TFS.
  • Experienced in using ALM/Quality Center for managing test execution and defect tracking of all issues.
  • Worked on business analyst on functional side of application for some Duration.
  • Experienced in providing test management/reporting actions and activities (STLC) using ALM/Quality Center.
  • Delivered user stories in sprint based on agile scrum methodology and involving in daily scrum meetings and sprint planning meeting, User story grooming/workshops sessions and retrospection meetings.
  • Experienced in Windows and MAC machine platform.
  • Good Interpersonal, Analytical and Communication skills and allocation and tracking of Task to team members
  • Self-motivated and ability to master new technologies.
  • Involved in build verification and deployment validation at Prod and lower environments.
  • Ability to work under pressure, meet deadlines and work extra hours when needed.
  • Involved in UAT testing lead and coordination with business partners kind of BA in reviewing and creating requirements.
  • Worked closely with Business partners in analysis of business requirements
  • Experience of Production support and tracking activities and End to End testing.

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Configuration Tools: VSS, SharePoint portal

Test Management Tools: Rally, TFS, MTM, Quality Center/ALM, Bugzilla, RationalClearquest, JIRA, Basics of QTP Automation tool Robot framework

SDLC Methodologies: Agile, V-Model, Waterfall

Web Service tool: SOAP UI,Postman,REST UI

Database tool: SQLServer management Studio, Squirrel,,mongo DB,,NoSQL DB

Databases: MySQL, SQL Server 2014/12, DB2, Oracle,Mongo DB NoSQL Booster

Quality Assurance: BS15000 Process implementation, SPEED program

Operating Systems: Windows NT, 2K, XP, Win 7/11, Mac Android, IoS

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Confidential, Jacksonville FLORIDA

IT QA lead/ Sr QA specialist

Responsibilities:

  • Involved in waterfall and Agile methodology of software development life cycle for whole backend based application software project that includes Healthcare domain plan enrollment and payment processing.
  • Provided expertise and guidance in Test strategy/Test plan test creation that includes integration between multiple projects
  • Completed design and planning of basic Test Automation scripts of python based application using Robot framework in agile environment.
  • Utilized Automation python and Selenium library for utilizing basic keywords for enhancing automation scripts for small modules.
  • Design, Developed and implementation of testing flows and test scripts.
  • Developed suitable Test techniques using automated approach using keyword driven test approach.
  • Identified approaches for risk based testing for each feature, or scope of work in project effort and prioritize test execution in order to test high risk/high impact scenarios first.
  • Involved in Test APIs and database integration incuding Mongo Db and postgres SQL environments
  • Developed SQL/oracle queries to meet business scenarios to drive automation test needed
  • Implement Automation in regression testing to validate features developed in
  • Setup hardware and software in test labs per specs
  • Designed the Test cases based on the understanding & Query Responses received from BAs.
  • Involved in Test data preparation and test execution including Smoke, System testing, Functional (black box) and Integration Testing.
  • Involved in Database testing using basic MS SQl server, oracle-SQLqueries.
  • Worked on testing APIs including Functional and security testing.
  • Involved in understanding swagger documents of different APIs using Yaml file.
  • Validated API request and response for different http codes for each APIs With POST,PUT,DELETE,GET methods.
  • Defect life cycle Proactively participated in Defect logging and Closure activities using Rally.
  • Reporting on testing progress to management using standard reports having complete details of Test coverage/defects/next day action
  • Working on Unit testing using Python by adding pytests.
  • Involved in Scrum calls in highlighting blockers for testing activities..
  • Performed the Analysis and Test Case Coverage, Tracked the Requirement Traceability(RTM)
  • Used Postman UI,SOAP UI tool to test webservices and Rest APIs.
  • Tested Batch Job based backend processes/jobs using Control-M and applications for file creations like XML, DAT, text, JSON FILE PARSING.
  • Coordinated with Production team, development and business with implementation, defect analysis and resolution.
  • Actively involved in Acceptance criteria and suggest in updating requirements to meet business needs.
  • Coordinated as UAT lead for efforts of UAT testing post system testing with business partners.
  • Test execution phase which includes Smoke, System testing, Functional (black box) and Integration Testing, E2E and UAT testing.

Confidential, Jacksonville FLORIDA

Lead - Quality Control

Responsibilities:

  • Followed Project life cycle and Involved in Agile sprint plan meeting and user story grooming sessions in understanding User story requirements.
  • Worked on creation of FRD and understanding of BRD/FRD during requirement phase.
  • Designed the Test cases based on the understanding & Query Responses received from BAs.
  • Involved in Test data preparation well before the Test execution.
  • Worked on Online retail banking and services application. Both bank account and mortgage account opening and processing applications.
  • Worked on testing Mobile Apps (Android, IOS) for banking applications and web apps.
  • Being Module-Lead, Peer reviewed team members Test cases and Suggested Review comments to in corporate.
  • Actively involved in Acceptance criteria and suggest in updating requirements to meet business needs.
  • Test execution phase which includes Smoke, System testing, Functional (black box) and Integration Testing via MTM tool.
  • Being onsite coordinator, involved in assignment of task to offshore team and tracking their progress till the closure.
  • Involved in Database testing using basic MS SQl server, oracle-SQLqueries.
  • Followed Defect life cycle, Proactively participated in Defect logging and Closure activities using TFS(Team foundation server).
  • Reporting on testing progress to management using standard reports having complete details of Test coverage/defects/next day action
  • Involved in Scrum calls in highlighting blockers for testing activities.
  • Organize the status meetings, led the meetings with client/BA and discuss the weekly status with the client.
  • Performed the Analysis and Test Case Coverage, Tracked the Requirement Traceability(RTM)
  • Used SOAP UI tool to test SOA based architecture application to test SOAP services and REST API.
  • Tested various retail banking based web-based application on different operating systems such as Windows, Vista and different browsers such as IE, chrome, Firefox.
  • Contributed in preparation of Basic automation scripts using QTP tool for regression.
  • Coordinated with Production team, development and business with implementation, defect analysis and resolution.
  • Developed test scenarios for process, function, integration and acceptance testing.

Confidential

Lead - Quality Control

Responsibilities:

  • Actively followed SDLC and STLC and Involved in waterfall methodology in understanding User story requirements.
  • Involved in various Trade life cycle for Investment Banking i.e.Capital Market domain based projects especially into foreign exchange Trading life cycle that involves front office. Middle office and back office trade reporting activities.
  • Involved in the Test cases writing based on the understanding & Query Responses received from BAs.
  • Involved in Test bed preparation well before the Test execution and execution of testcases using Quality Center.
  • Worked on acceptance testing and involved in UAT testing in validating application as per requirements to meet business needs.
  • Test execution phase which includes Smoke, System testing, Functional (black box) and Integration Testing via Quality center tool.
  • Involved in Database testing using basic MS SQl server, oracle..
  • , involved in Testcase review and tracked requirements using RTM matrix
  • Followed Defect life cycle, Proactively participated in Defect logging and Closure activities using Quality center.
  • Reporting on testing progress to management using standard reports having complete details of Test coverage/defects/next day action
  • Worked on Trade booking applications for different channels including trade booking conformation and execution.
  • Involved in defect triage and daily standup calls in tracking and escalating/resolving blockers to management for smoother test execution of project.
  • Organize the status meetings, led the meetings with client/BA and discuss the weekly status with the client.
  • Performed the Analysis and Test Case Coverage, Tracked the Requirement Traceability(RTM)
  • Used SOAP UI, Rest UI tool for webservice testing
  • Tested web-based application on different operating systems such as Windows, Vista and different browsers such as IE, chrome, Firefox.
  • Involved in Live service and production support in all testing activities

Confidential

Consultant(Test analyst)

Responsibilities:

  • Worked on various financial domains along with good knowledge on Investment Banking, (Capital Market and FX trading and other derivatives markets and securities.
  • Involved in Trade booking,dispatch confirmation and execution activities using many risk systems across rates, commodity and credit asset classes through various electronic and non-electronic channels
  • Worked on Agile methodology, involved in Sprint and Scrum calls to gain knowledge and understand the requirements, and discussed scope by Dev, Operations, and other stakeholders
  • Tracked and involved in regular follow up on requirements using JIRA dashboard to obtain clear understanding of BR and scope
  • Prepared the scope of testing for current iteration across Dev and other project stakeholders to obtain confirmation
  • Engaged in preparation of Test strategy, Test plan.
  • Involved in test case design, and test execution using Quality center.
  • Delivered user stories in sprint based on agile scrum methodology and involving in daily scrum meetings and sprint planning meeting, User story grooming/workshops sessions and retrospection meetings.
  • Experienced in complete Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC),and Defect Life Cycle including Agile Scrum and Waterfall models.
  • Worked on multi-application/ environment dependent system especially in trade booking applications(JAVA based) across various asset classes such as rates, credit, and commodity
  • Executed test cases, and coordinated with the team as a Module Lead to perform end-to-end testing of the system
  • Prepared requirement traceability matrix(RTM)
  • Performed Smoke testing on new build of the application, and involved in System,integration and Regression testing
  • Participated in database testing using basic SQL/oracle server and queries.
  • Utilized SOAP UI tool for testing web service testing .
  • Reviewed team member’s efforts, and involved in driving lead calls with management
  • Logged defects on JIRA, and tracked it to closure following Defect lifecycle
  • Released daily test status and exit report activities, and daily updated management on project status using TCM website
  • Active member of the committee which prioritizes the bug severity and assigns it to the respective developers. Verifying whether they have been resolved in future builds.
  • Helped in building automation scripts using QTP tool for regression cycle.

Confidential

Consultant(Test analyst)

Responsibilities:

  • Worked on Retail market and data migration project,inhouse utility project.
  • Involved in KT and workshop sessions with by Dev, Operations, and other stakeholders to understand the requirements, and discussed scope (waterfall model)
  • Tracked and involved in regular follow up on requirements d to obtain clear understanding of BR and scope
  • Performed Use case analysis and prepared standard query log sheet to understand use case model of requirements.
  • Involved in Development of Test Cases and in Test case execution.
  • Involved in System, integration and Blackbox testing( functional testing).
  • Involved in managing and tracking test deliverables on VSS tool.
  • Prepared and updated Regression pack for every release based on the Functionality changes to perform regression testing.
  • Prepared test approach for initial test activities and shared the Test strategy, Test plan to track whole testing
  • Well versed with SDLC and STLC models and utilized this in implementing mainframe/webbased application project.
  • Tracked Bugs and followed Bug Life Cycle using Bugzilla tool.
  • Prepared requirement traceability matrix(RTM)
  • Participated in database testing using basic DB2 client tool for SQL querying oracle DB for backend validation.
  • Utilized Rest UI tool for testing web service testing .

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