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Sr Qa Analyst Resume

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Herndon, VA


  • Over 6 year of experience in Software Development and QA testing in Web and Client/Server applications using Manual testing tools.
  • Got an opportunity to familiarize with Automated Testing Tool like QTP and Load Runner.
  • Identifying and documenting critical requirements through analysis of the department’s workflow and information flow.
  • Experience in analyzing the requirements, come up with Test Plan and write the Test Cases.
  • Creating and maintaining the Traceability Matrix and participated in Gap Analysis.
  • Prepare Sample/Test Data to perform different kind of testing.
  • Expert in conducting Sanity Testing, Smoke Testing, Security Testing, Usability Testing, Functional Testing, Configuration Testing, Positive Testing, Negative Testing, etc.
  • Good skill of problem solving and Bug Tracking using Quality Center.
  • Familiarized with different Status of Defect in defect life cycle.
  • Sound knowledge of UNIX command in writing UNIX Shell Script.
  • Expert in writing complex SQL Queries in order to extract data from multiple tables for reporting purpose.
  • Used TOAD for writing SQL queries to communicate with database and did backend testing.
  • Good team player with the ability to lead, manages, and works independently in a time sensitive environment.
  • Work as an Interface between teams and be on point for guidance at various levels
  • Strong analytical skills coupled with good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work on given time scales and deliver.
  • Made extensive use of MS Word and MS Excel to prepare documents, generate reports.
  • Good working knowledge of major Operating System like Windows, UNIX and tested application developed in wide range of Windows Environment.


Programming Languages: C, C++, SQL, PL/SQL, PHP, HTML, CSS

Operating Systems: Windows, UNIX.

Databases: Oracle, MS SQL Server, MS Access.

Bug Reporting Tools: Quality Center, Rational Clear Quest.

Web Technologies: HTML, XHTML, XML, CSS, JavaScript, JSP, Java Servlets, and ASP.NET, J2EE.


Confidential, Herndon, VA

Sr QA Analyst


  • Extensively interacted with Business Analyst and the management teams to understand the requirements and report the status of the testing efforts on their applications.
  • Involved in requirement gathering of the Data Warehouse, analyzing requirement for data flow from various sources to target.
  • Documented and prepared Test Plans and wrote Test Cases.
  • Executed Test Cases using manual testing methodology.
  • Performed Smoke testing, Positive testing, Negative testing, Configuration testing, Batch testing, Security testing, Integration testing and User Interface testing.
  • Created and Maintained Requirements Traceability Matrix to ensure that the test cases written match the requirement.
  • Involved in ETL data verification after successful loading of data in the database.
  • Manually tested modules for compliance with functionality requirements.
  • Perform functional testing, integration testing, batch testing, user interface testing and regression testing.
  • Extensively used UNIX command to create directory, search files, wrote UNIX shell script to automate process.
  • Verify and validate UNIX flat files using various UNIX command.
  • Used TOAD for administration of relational database.
  • Performed back - end testing on the Oracle database by writing complex SQL queries.
  • Also used TOAD in writing SQL command to communicate with database.
  • Perform back-end testing to test the validity of the data for the reports.
  • Perform the acceptance testing on the delivery mode of the analysis reports through the company intranet.
  • Worked extensively with Quality Center for defect tracking and bug reporting.
  • Implemented Test requirements and test cases and also managed QA methodology using Quality Center.
  • Maintain test matrices on various dimensions like client and test status to reflect the test progress.
  • Participated in various walkthrough and discussed Enhancement and Modification Request issues.

Environment: ASP.NET, HTML, DHTML, VBScript, Quality Center, TOAD, Oracle/UNIX.

Confidential, PA

Sr. QA Analyst


  • Analyzed Functional and Business Requirements with the Business Users and Analysts and discussed Testing Procedure and Risks.
  • Identified requirements and wrote test cases by decomposing functional design documents and information provided during analysis.
  • Quality Center was used for bug reporting and Tracking.
  • SQL Enterprise Manager was used to view tables in the database and change data for QA Testing.
  • Wrote complex SQL queries to perform the backend testing against Oracle database.
  • Conducted backend testing with Complex SQL queries within UNIX shell scripts in the UNIX environment
  • Conducted manually Sanity, Smoke, Positive, Negative, Integration and Regression testing for each release and version of application for functional readiness, usability and data integrity
  • Performed data driven testing and used TSL functions and libraries to perform functional testing
  • Extract data from the database by executing SQL queries for data validation and verification from end-to-end
  • Traceability Matrices were created in Excel for each project which involved matching the requirements to test cases and also included test assignments.
  • Maintain Traceability Matrix in analyzing GAP.
  • Test Matrices were also created for identify testing for various Security Roles.
  • Was involved in various meetings with Business Analyst and Developers.
  • Helped users with User Acceptance Testing.
  • Performance Testing was done to determine the Database to use for the application - testing was done on Oracle.

Environment: ASP.NET, Oracle, Rational Clear Quest, TOAD, Windows, UNIX.

Confidential, VA

QA Analyst


  • Developed, documented and maintained Test Strategy, Test Plan & Testing approach.
  • Reviewed requirements and design specifications to identify gaps and ensure documented project criteria are clear, consistent and testable.
  • Provided LOE to Project management for each code drops of release.
  • Participate in issues resolution and change control process.
  • Created and executed Test cases using Quality Center
  • Used XML Spy to create test data.
  • Created Negative test scenarios, Boundary tests for CBRS Rules
  • Submitted requested to the CBRS rules engine to see proper output rule trigger
  • Created SQL queries for backend data validation.
  • Created weekly status reports for team management on behalf of QA team.
  • Reviewed test scenarios created by team members.
  • Used Clear quest for defect tracking and defect analysis
  • Performed functional, system and regression testing for Investor reporting application
  • Created UAT test data and test cases for User Acceptance testing
  • Attended Status meetings and change request meetings
  • Performed Regression testing for previously identified defects.
  • Performed data validations for Disclosures each month.
  • Prepared test summary document for Servicer release project.
  • Thorough documentation was created for all Test Artifacts

Environment: - Quality Center, DOORS v8.3, Rational Clear quest, Rational Clear Quest, TOAD, Oracle 10g, MS Access, MS Excel, Visual Studio Team foundation Server (VSTS)

Confidential, Davenport, IA

Quality Analyst


  • Actively participated in all phases of testing lifecycle (Design, Planning, Development and Results).
  • Coordinate with Development and Business team to develop high level Business and Technical documents.
  • Followed the guidelines provided by the Subject matter experts and documented all the elements that qualified for EDI 834 enrollment process
  • Design Test Plan and test strategies based on high level business and technical documents.
  • Implemented Standardized and Unified process throughout the software Development Life Cycle (SDLC).
  • Reviewed and studied the Data Model of the parent company. Also, noted down the established relationships (ER diagram) between various tables of the database system.
  • Used SQL to view tables, indexes, stored procedures, triggers etc.
  • Conducted Database Schema Testing, Software Procedure Testing and Trigger Tests using SQL queries.
  • Wrote complex SQL Queries using Joins and Sub-Queries to test the reports generated by the different modules.
  • Involved with other team members to set up testing tools, implementation and testing environments.
  • Involved in Designing and Analyzing of Test Scope strategies with other Test Analyst.
  • Written Unit, Integration and System Test cases using HP Quality Centre from Functional, Technical and other high level design documents.
  • Performed both manual and automated testing.
  • Manually Conducted Positive and Negative testing.
  • Extensively involved in writing Test scripts using HP Quick test professional to perform Manual and Automation testing on the AUT.
  • Performed Sanity and Smoke Testing of the application manually after each build.
  • Performed back-end testing and verified the data between GUI and database are reflected correctly.
  • Performed Data Driven Testing using HP QTP to test the volume and stress testing of the AUT.
  • Conducted System, Integrated and Regression testing to the application.
  • Conduct Business, Functional, User Acceptance and Usability testing.
  • Involved in creation and maintenance of Test Matrix and Traceability Matrix.
  • Use QC for the reporting and tracking of defects.

Environment: HP Quality center, HP Quick test Professional, Java, Sql, Oracle, Windows.

Confidential, Chicago, IL

QA Analyst


  • Involved in writing Test Plan for the testing effort of the module.
  • Reviewed design documents & business requirements to learn the function and scope of the applications under test.
  • Developed and executed Test Cases based on the requirement documents and managed it using Quality Center.
  • Interacted with Business Analysis team to validate requirements
  • Interacted with the developers to help resolve critical issues
  • Planned, Coordinated, and Monitored project levels of performance and activities to ensure project completion
  • Involved in implementing the test strategy and performing various analysis
  • Involved in conducting meetings with the Internal Management to assist with Enhancement Requirements clarification, Data Gathering and Feasibility Studies.
  • Manually tested the GUI interfaces of the application for Functionality Testing
  • Performed Sanity Testing manually
  • Conducted Integration, Security and Regression testing for each build and version.
  • Performed Back End Testing Manually using complex SQL Queries and Query Analyzer by connecting to the database server .
  • Maintained Test Matrix and Requirements Traceability Matrix, Test Data Requirements Matrix.
  • Reported bugs using Quality Center.

Environment: Java, HTML, DHTML, Quality Center, Oracle/UNIX.


Quality Analyst


  • Performed manual testing of the application interacted with developers to discuss the technical problems.
  • Involved in project coordination and implemented QA methodology.
  • Created detailed test cases, test plans, Test Strategy documents and maintained them in Test Director.
  • Manually executed the test cases and recorded the Pass/ Fail Results
  • Created test logs and test summary reports using Microsoft Word/Excel.
  • Performed regression testing and identified software errors and interacted with developers to resolve technical issues.
  • Responsible for the delivery and ensuring quality of the deliverables,
  • Responsible for reporting to the team leader for day-to-day activities and status.

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