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Qa Analyst Resume

Atlanta, GA

SUMMARY:

  • Excellent analytical, interpersonal and communication skills those are required to effectively work in the field of software quality assurance and testing.
  • Over 11 years of experience/expertise in testing client/server applications, web - applications and legacy applications
  • Over 5 years of experience in and in client/server implementations as a QA Tester/Analyst.
  • Strong Working knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle.
  • Extensively used Black Box testing techniques while performing Integration, Interface, Functional, Regression, User Acceptance, Performance and System Testing.
  • Strong skills in back-end testing using CRUD with SQL Queries on ORACLE and Microsoft SQL Server.
  • Performed automated testing using Mercury Interactive tools Win Runner, Load Runner.
  • Preparation of test strategies, test schedules, test plans and test cases.
  • Experienced in Defect tracking and Defect management process.
  • Excellent professional skills with entrepreneurship, shepherding with team as a team player and ability to work independently.
  • Quick Learner, able to grasp and master new concepts easily.

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

Hardware: IBM Compatible systems and Sun systems.

Operating Systems: Windows and UNIX.

Languages: C, Java, HTML, SQL, PL/SQL

Databases: Oracle, SQL Server

Testing Tools: Quick Test Pro (QTP), Win Runner, Load Runner, Test Director, Astra, Test Complete, Quality Center and Selenium.

GUI Tools: Microsoft .Net Technologies.

Tools: Microsoft Office, Microsoft VISIO, TOAD, ALM, JIRA, WinSCP.Methodology: SCRUM

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Senior QA

Confidential,Dunwoody, GA

Responsibilities:

  • Scope of Project: Enerprise 7.0 is energy market focused solution. The functionality includes short-term demand & price forecasting, Transmission Planning, resource planning, capacity expansion, emissions compliance and ISO Bidding designed for electric and gas utilities, system operators and power pools, cooperatives, energy marketers, and gas pipelines electric and gas utilities.
  • Responsibilities:
  • Currently working on ” Confidential ” effort to ensure better scalability, performance and cost effective solution for ABB customers.
  • Developed defect and story templates in agile management tool 'Version One'.
  • Led a successful effort of design and development of Enerprise Scheduler to automatically execute the simulations runs based on events.
  • Created and maintain test scripts for both manual and automation testing.
  • Provided support to automation team.
  • Prepared test plan during major releases.
  • Maintained test matrix and sent regression test progress to upper management.
  • Mentored interns.
  • Trained offshore team in Krakow.
  • Worked in agile environment
  • Developed test plan and strategy plans for each release
  • Reviewed test cases written by QA and provided guidance
  • Version One tool is used to track sprint progress and defect tracking
  • Worked extensively integrating Version One tool with ALM
  • Apply builds and final kit installation during releases
  • Executed end to end regression scenarios
  • Used Toad to do backend validations
  • Performing as scrum master to the team
  • Handled sprint review and retrospective meetings

Environment: .NET Framework 4.5, C#, Microsoft Unity, Log4NET, SQL Server 2008, HXML and ALM.

Quality Assurance Analyst

Confidential,Alpharetta, GA

Responsibilities:
  • Ista is global leading energy service provider for the consumption-dependent billing of energy, gas, water and ancillary costs.
  • They provide Confidential in utility purchasing, smart metering and data collection, Utility management service, New Utility Infrastructure, energy management, retrospective audits.
  • They also provide electricity and gas billing Confidential and solutions for efficient and customized energy consumption management.
  • Currently on production support, for all clients of Ista- Confidential .
  • This is a fast paced work environment with Emergency tickets coming for all different issues, that need immediate fixes and testing. Client level tickets are tested for the reported client and some are product level changes that need to be tested for all clients.
  • These payment processing companies include Regulus for lockbox files, CheckFree and Metavante for online bill payments, and SpeedPay for ACH and credit card payments.
  • For these systems, as well as the new ista|net Multi-Family implementation, ista is contracting with Confidential to provide aggregated payment processing. The interface with Confidential involves two separate Confidential - lockbox for check processing, and Receivables Manager for the online, ACH and wire payments.
  • Nexus Energie is the German retailer of gas and electricity that is serves customers all over Germany. Customers are managed through ista product. Depending on the meter reads perfect meter read is selected for the given billing period and customer is invoiced. Proration calculation, multi meter processing, Switch between prepay to post, date calculations and proration handled. Detail test scripts written and executed. Invoice calculations were done, different type of taxes clubbed together displayed on invoice. For easy calculation grid calculation in excel was created.
  • Attended functional requirements and design analysis meetings
  • Worked with web service tool for performing portal Confidential (used SOA and Soap UI)
  • Worked with prism files for transactions by processing through FTP server
  • Scrum methodology followed, biweekly sprints maintained for deliverable
  • Create Test plan and performed review meetings with a BA and Dev team
  • Worked for regression when the project was merged to main
  • Performed data base testing along with UI testing.
  • JIRA and TFS were followed for defect tracking
  • Quality Center was used for test planning
  • Sign off on each functionality was provided with Execution Summary report and Test Results
  • Performed UAT testing.

Environment: SQL Server 2008, Quality Center, SQL Server Reporting Confidential 2008 (SSRS), Team Foundation server - 2010, JIRA.

QA Analyst

Confidential,Atlanta, GA

Responsibilities:

  • Reviewing BRD (Business Requirement Document) and discuss with users.
  • Prepared test strategy plans and Test Cases
  • Verifying the calculations of rewards for the malls using points, miles and flat offers
  • Maintaining cron jobs in Linux and using logs to identify errors
  • Writing SQL queries to verify the merchants are in the right categories
  • Testing in multiple browsers
  • Verifying credit card registration
  • Daily code push, SCRUM meetings and follow up meetings
  • Interacting with offshore development teams
  • Used JIRA for defect tracking and maintaining defect matrix
  • TIKI is used for content management system
  • Training in Selenium Automation tool
  • Testing across major malls
  • Writing SQL queries to check duplicate merchants and locations
  • Scheduled process of max rewards program in Linux to see the changes in the front end
  • Production testing
  • Creating turnover document at the end of the project
  • Used fiddler for security check
  • Used WinSCP to access Linux machines.
  • SharePoint is used for content management system

Environment: .NET technologies, Java, HTML, MS SQL, Oracle, JIRA, TIKI, Windows and Linux servers.

QA Analyst

Confidential, Atlanta, GA

Responsibilities:
  • Involved in the design, analysis and testing of the application.
  • Created Test Cases to identify the right courses are displayed based on the employee requests.
  • Wrote queries to verify data in the back end.
  • Modified and executed test cases created by existing team.
  • Created test plan strategies, test scenarios, test procedures as well as documentation.
  • Used Quality Center to execute the test cases, track execution against the plan during testing and manage defects from inception to resolution.
  • Interacted with various members of the team to discuss and resolve defects, bugs and their priorities.
  • Used SQL queries to perform backend testing on the database.
  • Performed functional, regression, white-box and black-box testing on the payment and billing application.

Environment: Quality Center, .NET technologies, HTML, MS SQL, Windows.

QA Specialist

Confidential, Atlanta, GA

Responsibilities:
  • Created Test cases for CVBAT performance.
  • Worked on new RFC’s those have been added to CVBAT application.
  • Prepared testing outline, Test Plan and Test cases, depending on the requirements doc.
  • Hosting Test case review meetings with Business Analysts and QA Team.
  • Prepared detailed functional test cases to cover GUI.
  • Extensively involved in back end testing for SQL Server using MS Management Studio.
  • Created test data to use while test execution.
  • Used DevTrac for defect tracking.
  • Helping in migration from Dev Track to Team Track, defect tracking tool.
  • Maintained accurate report of defects and progress with developers.
  • Hosted weekly status meeting with Managers.
  • Reviewed and analyzed functional specifications
  • Developing and documenting Test plans and Test cases.
  • Used TOAD to perform back-end data validation in ORACLE.
  • Did security testing
  • Testing is done on QA site, once passed then its posted to production
  • After posting to production the application is tested again for accuracy.
  • Managed both AFG and CVBAT project defects at same time.

Environment: Microsoft .Net Technologies, SQL Server and ORACLE

Software Testing Engineer

Confidential

Responsibilities:
  • Implemented effective QA methodology for the project
  • Reviewing and analyzing functional specifications
  • Lead a team of two.
  • Developing and documenting Test plans and Test cases.
  • Developed Test cases in Quality Center (Test Director 9.0) and executed.
  • Managed defects metrics with every release in Quality Center.
  • Have maintained the complete defect cycle starting from its detection to closing of the defect.
  • And also have successfully managed the summary and description of the defect so as not to repeat the same defect.
  • Hosting Test case review meetings with Business Analysts and QA Team.
  • Conduct review meetings for the test cases written by Junior QAs.
  • Tracking defects in Perfect Tracker.
  • Hosting peer review meeting for the Test Cases with Project Lead and Business Owners.
  • Conducting UAT and UOT with Business Owners.
  • Created Test cases for both Desktop Application and Web Application.
  • Used SourceSafe to keep track of changes in Test cases.
  • Extensively involved in back end testing for SQL Server.
  • Handled Training session for new QAs.
  • Managing and executing automated Builds in functional and UAT environments.

Environment: Microsoft .Net Technologies, SQL Server.

QA Analyst

Confidential, Atlanta, GA

Responsibilities:
  • Involved in to QA process from requirement gathering stage onwards.
  • Manually tested the web based and windows desktop based applications
  • Implemented effective QA methodology for the project
  • Reviewed and analyzed functional specifications
  • Participated in use case review meetings and helped Business Analyst in creating Use Cases
  • Developed and documented comprehensive test plans and test cases based on the Use Cases
  • Interacted with developers team in Confidential to analyze the business requirements and functional specifications
  • Application defects resolution meetings were conducted every week.
  • Involved in to the process of defect management using BugZilla.
  • Performed Backend Testing for MSSQL server by writing and executing SQL queries.
  • Evaluated TestComplete testing tool.

Environment: Microsoft .Net Technologies, SQL Server, TestComplete.

QA Analyst

Confidential, Atlanta, GA

Responsibilities:
  • MI-CIS is a system of live support and an easy-to use, web-based computer application for Special education and early intervention compliance management and student tracking. The system provides a set of reports intended for district level users and state level users.
  • The MI-CIS system is a SSL web farm system with multiple web servers working simultaneously.
  • ISFIS is a web-based inventory system that collects facilities inventory such as buildings, classrooms, disability facilities, safety, etc. for each school in Illinois State. This information is updated every year and validated. This system works under a workflow process, which allows submission of facilities inventory data from School users to District and District users to State.
  • Performed Manual Integration Testing of financial applications in Oracle 8i/Windows 2000 environment
  • Performed Regression Testing of the Internet application using automated tool Win Runner
  • Part of the team in performing Load Test of the Internet application using Load Runner 7.0
  • Developed Load Test Plans based on User, Transaction Profile and Data Diagrams
  • Executed tests and validating results for Integration, System and Acceptance Testing
  • Designed Test Cases and Test Procedures using Test Director
  • Reported various software problems during Integration, System and User Acceptance Testing.
  • Used TOAD to run the queries and examine the data.
  • Interacted with developers and users to analyze the business requirements and functional specifications.
  • Developed and documented comprehensive test plans and test cases based on the solution definition documents and use case documents.
  • Conducted weekly software defect resolution meetings.
  • Analyzed test results and generated Reports using TD as needed.
  • Modified the test plans for the developers to perform unit tests.
  • Created check points, customized recorded scripts with various functions using TSL.
  • Created and customized load test scripts for parameterization and correlation.
  • Involved in preparation and execution of load test scenarios using controller.
  • Assisted development team in resolving software defects
  • Participated in software application design sessions
  • Prepared data and performed Manual Integration Testing for client/server applications
  • Written & executed SQL queries to test the database.

Environment: Visual Basic, ASP, .Net Technologies (ASP.NET, C-Sharp, VB.Net), Data Dynamics Active Reports. NET, SQL Server, Oracle, TOAD, Win Runner, Load Runner, QTP, Rational Tools, Test Director, Windows 2000 and UNIX

Confidential

Hospital Management

Responsibilities:
  • Member of a team that developed a complete computerized system for a corporate hospital management, which contained in/out-patient information, medico legal cases, staff/doctors information, store management and financial accounting.
  • Responsible for the development and support of Visual Basic Forms to keep track of In/Out-Patient information.
  • Created user interface forms using controls like List Views, DBGrids etc.
  • Helped the testing team in the process of integration and system testing.

Environment: Visual Basic, Windows NT Server, ORACLE

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