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Etl Qa Tester Resume

Richmond, VA


  • A Technically Experienced Professional with around 7+ years of Information Technology
  • Experience in ETL Testing, Manual Testing, Software Quality Assurance, Quality Control and Data/System Analyst.
  • Experience in Data Analysis, Data Profiling, Data Validation, Data Cleansing and Data Verification.
  • Technical expertise in data models, database design and development.
  • Experience in working with various comprehensive SDLCs including Agile/Scrum Methodology and Waterfall Methodology.
  • Expertise in working with operating systems and different Languages such as Big Data, SQL
  • Knowledge in testing the process for Hadoop based application design and implementation.
  • Proficiency in Backend Testing/Database Testing specifically in executing SQL queries to interact with databases.
  • Experience in user story creation, story mapping and scrum ceremonies.
  • Experience in Business Process Analysis, Business Process Reengineering and Documentation.
  • Expertise in all phases of data warehouse project including requirement analysis, data analysis, mapping document preparation, validation of data and test process management.
  • Experience in creating various artifacts for projects which include specification documents, data mapping and data analysis documents.
  • Proficient in different types of testing that includes Black Box testing, Smoke testing, Functional testing, System Integration testing, Load Testing, Performance Testing, Stress Testing. Regression testing, End - to-end Testing, & User Acceptance testing (UAT), also have good knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC)
  • Experience in interacting with business analysts, developers, technical support & help them base line the requirement specifications.
  • Knowledge in data ingestion tools and implementation of structured data integration and archival process
  • Work experience with reviewing and testing of data maps between various legacy systems and relational databases.
  • Involved in testing the MicroStrategy Reports, Report Service Documents and dashboards by writing complex SQL queries
  • Strong at ETL process and BI Reports and ensuring data correctness and data quality as per the Business requirements.
  • Proficient in Test Case Designing, Test Script Preparing, Test Execution and Defect Management.
  • Good interpersonal and client interfacing skills.


Operating Systems: Windows, UNIX, Linux

Testing Tools: Quality Center, HP ALM, JIRA, Postman

Programming Languages: SQL, XML, PL/SQL

Testing Methodologies: Waterfall, Iteration, STLC, Agile

Databases/Database tools: Oracle 10/11g, SQL Server, PostgreSQL, Microsoft SQL Server, Hadoop

ETL &BI Tools: Informatica

Scheduling Tools: Autosys, Jenkins


Confidential, Richmond, VA

ETL QA Tester


  • Tested the data loaded from various source systems to Datamart.
  • Coordinated extensively with Business Analyst, Testers, Developers and Business Users to understand the Business and Functional Requirements for multiple applications.
  • Responsible for preparing status reports and traceability metrics.
  • Worked on Autosys, Unix, Hadoop, Hive scripting for big data testing
  • Validated the Map reduce, Pig, Hive scripts by pulling the data from the Hadoop and validating it with the data in the files and reports.
  • Prepared test plan and test cases for the individual projects within the application.
  • Manage test cases, defects, test runs within test tracking tools (ALM) and generate project level reporting.
  • Prioritize and execute tasks.
  • Update and maintain product documentation.
  • Extensively used the HP ALM for writing and executing the test cases for various projects of the application.
  • Tested initial and delta loads.
  • Prepared SQL scripts for various data validation purposes.
  • Performed Negative testing for the application for all the projects.
  • Performed Black box testing, Functional testing, End-to-End testing, System testing, and User Acceptance testing.
  • Co-ordinate with the offshore team daily through conference calls and emails. Also did regression testing after the bugs were fixed.
  • Interacted with the developers and business analyst for every build cycle for the status reports.
  • Performed smoke and sanity testing in the pre-production environment before release into the production environment.

Environment: /Tools: UNIX, Windows, HP ALM (Application life cycle management), PostgreSQL, Microsoft SQL Server, Jenkins, Hadoop, Hive


ETL QA Tester


  • Involved in understanding of business requirements and converted it into mapping documents.
  • Created complex load rules and transformation logic to load data to target systems.
  • Worked with end users to gain an understanding of core data concepts behind their business.
  • Participated in User Story Grooming sessions and Iteration Planning meetings with Scrum Master, Product Owners, and Agile Team members.
  • Reviewed the scenarios thoroughly and communicated the data quality issues for fixes.
  • Involved in extensive data validation by writing several complex SQL queries and Involved in back-end testing and worked with data quality issues.
  • Created and executed SQL queries to validate complex transformation rules used in source to target mapping.
  • Established the Data Quality Framework by understanding the BRD and interaction with business as required.
  • Triggered and monitored ETL workflows using Informatica.
  • Analysed defects to find out the root cause for the issues.
  • Coordinated with Development and QA teams regarding resolution of defects.
  • Provided Implementation and post implementation validation and support.

Environment: HP Quality Center/ALM, Informatica, Teradata SQL Assistant, SharePoint, Autosys, Rally, TOAD, Putty, Oracle 11g, SQL Server 2008/2012, Agile

Confidential, Philadelphia, PA

Manual/Backend Tester


  • Created test cases based on the test plan and uploaded to the test management tool.
  • Worked with Quality Center for testing activities. Created test cases and test sets.
  • Reported bugs and worked with developers to resolve defects.
  • Involved in Smoke, SIT, Retesting, Performance testing and Regression test.
  • Developed test cases to accomplish ETL data migration.
  • Understood Data Models, Data Schema, ETL and created extensive store procedures, SQL queries to perform backend data warehousing testing
  • Extensively used SQL tools like SQL Developer and SQL Plus to run SQL queries and validate data in source, staging and data mart.
  • Analyzed the session logs and the audit tables to find the job elapsed time for staging and loading jobs.
  • Ensured data integrity and verified all data modifications and calculations during database migration using ETL tools
  • Extensively used the diff command in UNIX to find difference between files.
  • Participated in daily stand up meetings, weekly status meetings with offsite teams and offshore teams.
  • Involved in Defect Triage Meetings and determine the priority and severity of bugs.
  • Coordinated with the offsite and offshore teams and monitored junior test Analysts

Environment: Data Stage 8.5, Oracle 10g, HP Quality Center 10, SQL

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