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Qa Analyst Resume

Astoria, NY


  • 8 years of IT experience in Analysis, Design, Development and Implementation of Business in various domains like Mortgage, Health, Finance, Banking, Insurance and Telecom.
  • Extensive knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and Software Testing Life Cycle.
  • Extensive knowledge of Understanding concepts of Quality Assurance Life Cycle and QA Methodologies like Waterfall and AGILE (Scrum and Sprint).
  • Expertise in Testing Web Applications, Client/Server, Windows Application and Desktop Application.
  • Experience in gathering requirements, workflow, developed user documentation for Functional Testing
  • Experience in designing Test Plans, Test Cases and Test Scripts by testing standards and procedures.
  • Experience in creating QA Traceability Matrices.
  • Experience in using Bug Tracking tool JIRA, HPALM Quality Center 11.5 and executing scripts in QTP 11.0.
  • Experience in writing SQL queries using tools like Rapid SQL, SQL Plus and TOAD for Database testing for databases like Oracle, DB2 and MS SQL Server.
  • Good understanding of XML, XSD, Schema and XPaths for Web Services Testing.
  • Experience in estimation of test effort and coordinate test schedule with overall project schedule.
  • Experience in developing business based Functional test scenarios, Test design, Execution and Defect Log.
  • Experience in performing Defect reporting and Tracking throughout the entire defect life cycle.
  • A self - motivated quick learner who adapts to attention with detail, when dealing with unfamiliar systems and applications.
  • A professional with strong analytical, trouble-shooting, and problem-solving skills, who can work independently and as a team and with good communication and interpersonal skills.


Testing Tools: HP ALM, Quick Test Pro 9.0/10.0, Win Runner, Rational Clear Case, Rational Test Manager HP Quality Center

Bug Tracking Tool: JIRA,HP ALM, Clear Quest, Test Director and Quality Center.

Tools: /Applications: Soap UI 5.0, JMS Hermes, SOA Proxy QBrowser, Rational DOORS 9.4x, Putty, WINSCP, XML SPY, Beyond Compare, Snag-It, VISIO, Autosys, Jenkins, Eclipse, Version One

Databases /Tools: MS SQL Server2008, DB2 8.0, Oracle 10g/9i/8i/8.0/7.x, Teradata V2R5/V2R4, Rapid SQL 7.7.2, TOAD 9.2, SQL Plus, DB Visualizer 8.0.7, Teradata SQL Assistant 12.0.

Programming: Java, HTML, SQL, Unix.

Operating System: Unix, Windows 3.x/95/98/2000/ME/XP/7/8/10.


Confidential, Astoria, NY

QA Analyst

Environment: Agile Methodology, Windows 10, XML, IE 9, Rapid SQL, WinSCP, Putty, HP ALM, Citrix, Toad for Oracle, Toad for Sybase, Beyond Compare, MS Excel, MS Word, and Version One


  • Actively Participated in Scrum meetings, reviews and developed test scenarios.
  • Being an SME involved in user story grooming sessions with Product and Business owners.
  • Participated in User story sizing sessions and providing story points based on the complexity.
  • Participated in daily Scrums and Sync up calls to discuss the updates/ progress of testing.
  • Created effective test plans for SIT and Integration testing.
  • Conducted Peer review meeting for Test scenarios and test cases for complete test coverage.
  • Prepared necessary test data for test execution.
  • Generated comprehensive test reports: daily execution status reports, test summary reports.
  • Conducted Regression Testing whenever code changes deployed in SIT.
  • Tested front end software modules in JSP, HTML, CSS and Java script.
  • Worked on Smoke Testing to test high level features of application to ensure that the essential features work according to the functionality.
  • Worked with SQL quires to extract data from database and verify it against the output data of the reports.
  • Involved in design review meeting with the development team and business analysts to assess the impact on different applications in future enhancements.
  • Involved closely with developers in testing of UI modules developed using HTML, JSP, JavaScript and CSS.
  • Created Traceability matrix between requirements and Test Cases in HP Quality Center.
  • Recommended and tested all fixes, enhancements, and updates to applications in test environment.
  • Undergone internal training on Web Services Testing, Security Testing.
  • Mentored QA Engineer on developing efficient test cases and test scripts.
  • Proficient in reporting defects into the defect tracking system (HP ALM) and results to the assigned project.
  • Proactively came up with innovative methods to improve software quality, test coverage, efficiency and regression coverage.

Confidential, King of Prussia, PA

QA Analyst

Environment: Agile Methodology, Windows 7, XML, IE 9, Rapid SQL, WinSCP, Putty, HP ALM, Citrix, Toad for Oracle, Toad for Sybase, Oracle SQL Assistant, Beyond Compare, MS Excel and MS Word.


  • Responsible for creating complete test cases, test data, and reporting status ensuring accurate coverage of requirements and business processes.
  • Analyzing requirements and creating and executing test cases in HP ALM.
  • Test Case Execution and Adhoc testing.
  • Performed Integration, End-to-End, system testing
  • Performed Functional Testing, Integration, Regression, Systems, Backend, User Acceptance testing
  • Involving in writing SQL queries and Database Checkpoints to verify data quality and calculations, reviews
  • Used Agile methodology for testing.
  • Performed data validation testing writing SQL queries.
  • Executed complex queries in Oracle SQL assistant to check the data from Source and Target.
  • Extraction of test data from source tables and loading of data into SQL tables.
  • Working on Quality Center for creating and documenting Test Plans and Test Cases and register the expected results.
  • Experience assessing testing processes, creating and implementing testing strategies in UAT phase.
  • Using Clear Quest for bug tracking and reporting
  • Preparing documentation for some of the recurring defects and resolutions and business comments for those defects.
  • Developing Test Matrix to give a better view of testing effort.

Confidential, El Segundo, CA

SQA Analyst/Tester

Environment: UNIX, HP Quality Center, Mainframes (DB2, CICS & JCL), XML, Quest Center, Java, Rational Product Suite (Rational Requisite Pro, Rational Test Manager, Rational Robot, Rational Clear Quest), MS-Word, MS-Excel.


  • Responsibilities included Test Planning, Test Case and Test Script development and test script execution for both Unit and System Testing.
  • Created Data Models, diagrams, designs and use cases using Rational Rose.
  • Developed, executed and documented highly complex test plans and test cases for various business-related applications running on multi-tiered platforms using Rational Test Manager.
  • Performed Functional, System, Security, Regression & User Interface testing.
  • Created manual test scripts to automate Rational Robot by inserting the necessary verification points.
  • Automated the test scripts for the GUI, Functional, Data Driven and Regression testing in HP Quality Center.
  • Involved in meeting with BA’s for gathering requirements.
  • Performed manual testing and Automation using Quality Center.
  • Tested the Integration of different modules.
  • Worked with CICS in submitting, alter entering, and editing the orders for COMS.
  • Worked with TSO and used JCL in generating the output file.
  • Worked with developers to reproduce errors and resolve software anomalies.
  • Documented the Test Execution results in all phases of testing.
  • Validated the data on Mainframes in all the CICS Screens.
  • Participated in defect review & go-no/go meetings.
  • Involved in Release Management and Disaster Recovery Plan exercises on mainframe applications. Validated the accuracy of the Test results and documented them.
  • Created Data pool using Rational Robot.
  • Extensively worked with Java by modifying the frontend code to test the screen fields.
  • Logged defects in Rational Clear-Quest.
  • Maintained versions of the documents using the Rational Clear case.
  • Worked with SQL quires to extract data from database and verify it against the output data of the reports.


SQA Analyst

Environment: .NET, VBScripts, Windows NT, ALM, HP UFT, Oracle 11g, Oracle SQL Developer, Windows Server 2008.


  • Demonstrated expertise in preparing Test Plan and developed test cases for automation team for regression testing.
  • Used Quality Center for requirements management, planning, scheduling, running tests defect tracking and managing the defects.
  • Wrote SQL statements in script to retrieve data from database in order to verify accurate data stored in database as well as back end testing.
  • Designed Automation Testing Strategies and implemented automation scripts.
  • Responsible for testing script development and analysis reporting for applications as well as testing methodologies and software development lifecycle process improvement.
  • Implemented data-driven testing and data pooling to check for tables in the databases by executing SQL queries, and to obtain database response time.
  • Maintained automated test scripts with multiple builds and reported the regression test results to development team and project management.

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