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Sr. Qa Tester Resume

Jackson, MS

SUMMARY:

  • Over Eight (8+) years of referable IT experience as Quality Assurance Engineer on Windows platforms in Web Based, Client/Server Applications in different environments and different Browsers.
  • ISTQB Foundation Level Certified.
  • Experience in Manual & Performance Testing using HPTools - QualityCenter (ALM) and Load Runner.
  • Testing experience includes Functional testing, System Testing, End-to-End Testing, Regression Testing, Back end Testing and Accessibility testing.
  • Expertise in creating Test Plans, Test scenarios, Test Cases and Test Scripts for the requirements.
  • Good understanding of all phases of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC).
  • Familiarity with Agile, Waterfall methodologies.
  • Expertise in Bug reporting and tracking using Quality Centre (ALM), JIRA, Confidential Lotus Notes and TFS.
  • Experience in Performance Testing using Load Runner.
  • Knowledge in various testing like Load, Stress and Endurance.
  • Knowledge in Creating the Automation Script & Scenario’s using Load Runner.
  • Knowledge in programming language like C, Java and Selenium.
  • Communicating with Client regarding daily status and weekly status reports.
  • Actively taken part in team meetings and reviews.
  • Experience with diverse platforms UNIX, Windows.
  • Experience in documenting the testing process using MS-Office tools including Word & Excel .
  • Proven ability to work efficiently in both independent and team situation with positive results with excellent written and verbal communication skills.

TECHNICAL COMPETENCIES:

Testing Tools: Quality Center, Win Runner, Load Runner, TFS, and JIRA

Languages: C, C++, Java, XML, .NET, UNIX, Java Script, VB Scripting, SQL, PL/SQL

Web services: SOAP UI

Database: Oracle, MS Access, SQL Server

Operating System: Win NT, Win XP, Win 2000, Win 2003, UNIX

Others: HTML, Excel, Word, PowerPoint

Browser: Internet Explorer, Netscape Navigator, Fire Fox.

Type of Testing: Positive, Negative, Regression, System, Smoke, End-to- End, Integration Testing

Communication Skills: Involved in Team-Meeting, Interaction with Cross Functional Team and Users

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential, Jackson, MS

Sr. QA Tester

Responsibilities:
  • Involved in reviewing and analyzing the functional requirement documents with the Business Analyst, stakeholders and Subject Matrix Experts (SME’s). 
  • Preparing high level test scenarios based on the business requirement.
  • Writing test cases based on requirement components for the planned release.
  • Internal review of test scenarios and test cases.
  • Involved in Functional, Smoke, Regression Testing & Defect Execution.
  • Create/Execute new, existing Test Cases with Test Data as a part of Regression test before signing off for QA/Staging/Production Environment.
  • Participated in Extensively used SQL for data integrity testing at the backend. 
  • Updated the status of the testing to the QA team, and accomplished tasked for the assigned work to the Project Management team regularly. 
  • Communicating with Client regarding daily status.
  • Investigated Software defects and interacted with Analysts to resolve technical issues. 
  • Used Quality Center to check out the latest versions of the build for testing purposes, and check in the updated test cases, and test documentation periodically.
  • Involved in Preparing the Status Reports Every Week, which includes Revision History, test case status, metrics, QA Issues and Defects.
  • Also participated in the smooth transitioning of the project and gave numerous KT sessions to the new vendor to take up the business.
  • Planned and worked flexibly to meet the dead lines
  • Attending the scrum calls and team activities

Confidential, Chicago, IL

Sr. QA Tester

Responsibilities:
  • Involved in reviewing and analyzing the functional requirement documents with the Business Analyst, stakeholders and Subject Matrix Experts (SME’s). 
  • Preparing high level test scenarios based on the business requirement.
  • Writing test cases based on requirement components for the planned release.
  • Internal review of test scenarios and test cases.
  • Involved in Functional, Smoke, Regression Testing & Defect Execution.
  • Create/Execute new, existing Test Cases with Test Data as a part of Regression test before signing off for QA/Staging/Production Environment.
  • Participated in Extensively used SQL for data integrity testing at the backend. 
  • Validating the XML output files.
  • Updated the status of the testing to the QA team, and accomplished tasked for the assigned work to the Project Management team regularly. 
  • Monitor all EDI file processing and perform troubleshoot on processes to resolve all transaction file issues and perform tests on same.
  • Communicating with Client regarding daily status.
  • Investigated Software defects and interacted with Analysts to resolve technical issues. 
  • Used Quality Center to check out the latest versions of the build for testing purposes, and check in the updated test cases, and test documentation periodically.
  • Involved in Preparing the Status Reports Every Week, which includes Revision History, test case status, metrics, QA Issues and Defects.
  • I also participated in the smooth transitioning of the project and gave numerous KT sessions to the new vendor to take up the business.
  • Planned and worked flexibly to meet the dead lines
  • Attending the scrum calls and team activities .

Confidential, Reno, NV

QA Tester

Responsibilities:
  • Understanding and reviewing the requirements.
  • Preparing high level test scenarios.
  • Writing test cases based on requirement components.
  • Internal review of test scenarios and test cases.
  • Involved in Functional, Smoke, Regression Testing & Defect Execution.
  • Executed Integration testing and Regression testing for all critical transactions. 
  • Responsible for GUI Testing, System Testing and Acceptance Testing. 
  • Communicating with Client regarding the daily testing status.
  • Reported bugs and tracked defects using ALM
  • Involved in Preparing the Status Reports Every Week, which includes Revision History, test case status, QA Issues and Defects. 
  • Responsible for identifying bugs that are ready to be retested, completing Retest Matrix identifying defects to be retested. 
  • Planned and worked flexibly to meet the dead lines
  • Attending the scrum calls and team activities

Confidential

QA Tester

Responsibilities:
  • Involved in reviewing and analyzing the functional requirement documents with the Business Analyst & stakeholders. 
  • Maintained software integrity and traceability throughout the SDLC with a systematic control of changes to the system. 
  • Participated in cross-team meetings with developers and design architects to understand functional requirements and base-lined functional tests. 
  • Preparation of Test cases and executing the respective modules & Review of Test cases written by others in the team. 
  • Developed detailed Test Plans and Test Cases in Quality Center and executed them. 
  • Involved in Functional, Smoke, Regression Testing & Defect Execution.
  • Create/Execute new, existing Test Cases with Test Data as a part of Regression test before signing off for QA/Staging/Production Environment.
  • Executed Integration testing and Regression testing for all critical transactions. 
  • Responsible for GUI Testing, System Testing and Acceptance Testing. 
  • Performed database testing by using SQL queries 
  • Updated the status of the testing to the QA team, and accomplished tasked for the assigned work to the Project Management team regularly. 
  • Communicating with Client regarding status via VC calls.
  • Reported bugs and tracked defects using ALM
  • Involved in Preparing the Status Reports Every Week, which includes Revision History, test case status, QA Issues and Defects. 
  • Planned and worked flexibly to meet the dead lines
  • Attending the scrum calls and team activities

Confidential

QA Tester

Responsibilities:
  • As a tester, created user test cases for System integration testing, scenarios based test cases for system testing and verified actual results against expected results. 
  • Developed thorough test specifications, test cases for software release based on defined testing standards.
  • Performed Functional, GUI and Regression testing of the web-based applications. 
  • Worked on backend testing, user acceptance testing, and calculated premium for Auto policies. 
  • Prepared test data and verified the results against expected results. 
  • Log the defects in a detailed, understandable and reproducible way, tracking all assigned defects through to closure and interacting with members of the development team to resolve discovered defects. 
  • Extensively used HP ALM/QC for documenting Test Cases and logging the Test Results. 
  • Involved in the development and execution of test plans in collaboration with internal and external teams
  • Assessing testing processes, creating, implementing testing strategies and SQA strategies using Agile-testing methodology in UAT phase. 
  • Analyzed business requirements, system requirement specifications and responsible for documenting functional requirements in ALM. 
  • Responsible for identifying bugs that are ready to be retested, completing Retest Matrix identifying defects to be retested. 
  • Participated in daily walk through, Scrum, QA and project status meeting s

Confidential

QA Tester

Responsibilities:
  • As a tester, created user test cases for System integration testing, scenarios based test cases for system testing and verified actual results against expected results. 
  • Developed thorough test specifications, test cases for software release based on defined testing standards.
  • Performed Functional, GUI and Regression testing of the web-based applications. 
  • Worked on backend testing, user acceptance testing, and calculated premium for Auto policies. 
  • Prepared test data and verified the results against expected results. 
  • Log the defects in a detailed, understandable and reproducible way, tracking all assigned defects through to closure and interacting with members of the development team to resolve discovered defects. 
  • Extensively used HP ALM/QC for documenting Test Cases and logging the Test Results. 
  • Involved in the development and execution of test plans in collaboration with internal and external teams
  • Experience assessing testing processes, creating, implementing testing strategies and SQA strategies using Agile-testing methodology in UAT phase. 
  • Analyzed business requirements, system requirement specifications and responsible for documenting functional requirements in ALM. 
  • Responsible for identifying bugs that are ready to be retested, completing Retest Matrix identifying defects to be retested. 
  • Participated in daily walk through, Scrum, QA and project status meetings

Confidential

QA Tester

Responsibilities:

  • Worked in Agile environment. 
  • Attended daily standup meetings and walk through meetings with BA and developers to get details on user stories. 
  • Developed Test plan and test cases and executed the test cases. 
  • Developed SQL scripts to perform Backend Testing. 
  • Involving in writing SQL queries and Database Checkpoints to verify data quality and calculations, reviews. 
  • Performed data validation testing writing SQL queries. 
  • Wrote test cases, test scripts, test plans and execution of test cases reporting and documenting the test results.
  • Written positive and negative test cases based on requirements, and specifications, flow charts, process diagrams and executed them. 
  • Testing (that includes integrated and regression) an application which uses Microsoft Visual Studio under the Scrum (Agile) Methodology. 
  • Strong testing Quality Assurance experience within agile environment.
  • Good understanding of agile software development lifecycle.
  • Performed tests on various features of agile development process.
  • Involved in compatibility testing, integration testing, Accessibility testing using JAWS and user acceptance testing. 
  • Performed test cases for END to END testing. 
  • Performed Manual Testing to check usability of the system.
  • Executed SQL Queries to verify and validate Data.
  • Collaborated with Project Manager and QA Lead to monitor and communicate status. 
  • Created Test plans, Test cases executed the test cases manually. 
  • Created Test Scenarios for User Acceptance Testing. 
  • Participated in Team Meetings and Discussions with the developers on daily basis 
  • Assisted Project Lead on various activities such as working with providers and developers to resolve issues related to testing or connectivity 
  • Involved in production support and worked on solving the issues with the developers and providers Created documentation for knowledge transfer to Technical Support Group 

Confidential

QA Tester

Responsibilities:
  • Reviewed Software Requirement Specification. 
  • Developed Requirements Traceability Matrix (RTM) to track business requirements during the QATesting Phase
  • Designed High Level Test Cases or Scenarios that map to High Level Requirements and Use Cases.
  • Prepared and Executed Test cases from Business Requirement Document.
  • Conducted sanity, black box, functional, regression, parallel, ad-hoc, and gorilla tests. 
  • Verifying and validating different data integrity module for SAP.
  • Managed defects tracking and reporting using Quality Center.
  • Involved in setting up of Quality Center for Test Management
  • Involved in the Regression Testing after each modification and enhancement. 
  • Involved in database testing by writing SQL queries. 
  • Actively participated in Daily Standup Meeting with developers, business analyst, Team Members.
  • Performed Cross Browser Functionality testing across different browsers such as Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox and Safari in different Operating Systems

Confidential

QA Tester

Responsibilities:
  • Effectively created Test Cases for both Positive and Negative scenarios for functional and Integration Testing
  • Understanding requirements and Preparing test plan and getting signed off from PM and client.
  • Executed the Test Cases for performing Smoke, Functional, Regression, System and Integration Testing 
  • Communicated the bugs, testing status and testing issues with project manager, QA team, developers during the status and defect review meetings.
  • Worked closely with development team while developing test cases and scripts, environment setup process, and defect reviewing, analyzing and resolving bugs.
  • Timely and efficient entering, tracking, maintaining and updating defect logs.
  • Involved in QA team meetings 

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