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Performance Test Analyst Resume

Houston, TexaS

SUMMARY:

  • 8 years of diverse experience in the field of Information Technology with emphasis on Software Quality Assurance of Web based and Client/Server applications.
  • Experience in Software Quality Assurance and Testing Manually, Black Box testing, Test Plan Formulation, Functionality, GUI, and Regression Testing in Web Based and Client/Server Applications in different environments and different Browsers.
  • Experienced in analyzing Functional Requirement Specifications (FRS) and System Requirement Specifications (SRS).
  • Excellent understanding of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), STLC and Test Methodologies from project definition to post - deployment documentation.
  • Experience in different Development methodologies like Agile and Waterfall.
  • Worked and reviewed along with Business Analysts and Functional Team members to create better test coverage, scenario and test approach.
  • Experience on using HP Application Life Cycle Management (HP ALM) for Test Management purpose.
  • Experienced with working with RDBMS e.g. Oracle and MS SQL Server databases.
  • Expertise in writing SQL Query using Oracle SQL *Plus Command Prompt and Oracle SQL Developer against Oracle Database.
  • Prepared and created input test data by executing complex SQL Queries.
  • Participated and coordinated User Acceptance Testing (UAT) created UAT test plan, test cases and test data and assisted UAT users to navigate and test the desired functionalities from the application.
  • Extensive experience in Performance testing and Performance Engineer involving from requirements gathering to result analysis and interpretations.
  • Sound knowledge on JMeter and Loadrunner components (Virtual user generator, Controller, Performance center, Result Analysis)
  • Experienced with multiple protocols (Web HTTP/Html, Web Services, Ajax True Client, SAP GUI protocols and SAP web Protocols).
  • Analyzed the test results (TPS, Hits/second, Transaction response time, CPU utilization etc.) using Loadrunner Analysis, various monitoring tools and prepare Test Reports.
  • Written LoadRunner Scripts, enhanced scripts with C functions, Parameterized, stored dynamic content in LoadRunner functions.
  • Run time settings were configured for HTTP, iterations. Simulated Modem speeds to bring the testing scenario to real world.
  • Excellent knowledge of JMeter.
  • Excellent with parameterization and correlation.
  • Developed different scenarios to isolate bottlenecks like Smoke Test, SOAK testing, Stress testing, etc.
  • Involved in analyzing, interpreting and summarizing meaningful and relevant results in a complete Performance Test Report.
  • Measured Response times at sub transaction levels at web, App servers and database server levels by using Optimal Application expert. Highly concentrated on Transactions per sec during testing.
  • Experience with load testing tools (e.g., JMeter, LoadRunner)
  • Hands on experience with analysis of business, technical, and functional requirements and Developed, Executed & Tested the test plans, test cases and test strategies.
  • Good understanding of object oriented methodologies, software life cycle and software testing methods.
  • Developed automation test frameworks in HP Quick Test professional (QTP/UFT) using extensive descriptive programming in VB script.
  • Expertise knowledge of Keyword Driven Framework, Data Driven Framework, Hybrid Framework in HP QTP/UFT.
  • Experience in analyzing performance bottlenecks such as very high CPU usage, memory leaks.
  • Performance tested the .Net applications using LoadRunner.
  • Involved in developing the Test Plan, Test Strategy and conducting Benchmark testing
  • Experience in creating and providing daily status report, sending communications, preparing final status report for the project.
  • Experience in testing tasks like bug reporting and tracking, GUI testing, and integration testing.
  • Actively involved in peer review meetings, requirement analysis, defect reviews with the development team and provided necessary training and guidance to new team members.
  • Worked independently as well as a group member and successfully held responsible roles in the projects.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills and proven ability to test with minimum software specifications.
  • High proficiency in Scheduling and Managing resources and activities in QA Teams.

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

Testing Tools: Unified functional testing(UFT)/QTP.HP LoadRunner, HP Performance Center, Jmeter Monitoring Tools Hp Site Scope, HP Diagnostic Center, App Dynamic

Databases: Oracle, MS SQL Server and MS Access.

Test Management: HP ALM, Bugzilla, JIRA, Rally, MTM and TFS Target Process.

Servers: Microsoft IIS, Apache Tomcat and Oracle Web Logic Server, Web and App Servers.

Methodologies: Agile, Waterfall and Iterative.

Operating Systems: MS Windows 7/8/10, Windows Server 2005/2008, UNIX, XP, Vista, Windows NT.

Languages: JavaScript, VBScript and C .

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Confidential, Houston, Texas

Performance Test Analyst

Responsibilities:
  • Involved in preparing Test Plan and developed test cases for all Performance Testing.
  • Interacted with Business Analyst and application teams to discuss the performance requirements and load test strategy.
  • Developed VUser scripts using Web (HTTP/HTML), Oracle NCA, Oracle Web Application 11i with parameterization, correlation, adding ANSI C and Oracle NCA functions.
  • Administered the automated performance testing tools including VuGen, Analysis, Controller and Load Generator.
  • Identified testing methodology for load, stress testing based on the business processes and analyzed the business requirements along with Product Manager.
  • Enhanced VuGen Scripts by Parameterizing the input test data to minimize data caching, unique constraint, and data dependency issue.
  • Inserted Rendezvous point into script to instruct VUsers to perform a specific task simultaneously.
  • Inserted and configured manual correlation to handle dynamic data into script including unique session value.
  • Created manual and automated scenario in Performance Center, setup Runtime settings, configured Load Generators, and assigned number of Virtual Users.
  • Configured Ramp Up, Ramp Down, and calculated proper duration of the proposed Load test.
  • Extensively used HP LoadRunner (12.53)for Developing VUser Scripts.
  • Created customized LoadRunner VuGen scripts at API level with manual correlation, user defined functions, development libraries (classes and methods), and error handling.
  • Enhanced VUser scripts by adding correlations, parameters, and checking/validation functions.
  • Executed Performance tests using Performance Center.
  • Monitored different graphs like transaction response time and analyzed server performance status, hits per second, throughput, windows resources and database server resources etc.
  • Used Performance Center to execute tests, and maintain scripts
  • Analyzed Load pattern and created test scenarios to emulate the real life stress conditions.
  • Conducted meetings with developers, application team, and business team to analyze the defects evaluate the test executions.

Environment: HP ALM, HP LoadRunner, Hp performance center, .Net, Windows NT, Windows 8.1,10.SQL+, Java, J2EE, XML, IIS, MS Access, Dynatrace, SiteScope, SQL Server and Oracle

Confidential, Irving, Texas

Performance Test Engineer

Responsibilities:
  • Interacted with Business Analyst and application teams to discuss the performance requirements and load test strategy.
  • Developed performance test plans, test scripts, test scenarios based on business requirements
  • Developed VUser scripts using Web (HTTP/HTML, AJAX TruClient, Web Service, Click n Script) protocols.
  • Administered the performance testing tools including VuGen, Analysis, and Cloud based Load Generators in Performance Center.
  • Identified testing methodology for load, stress testing based on the business processes and analyzed the business requirements along with Product Manager.
  • Enhanced VuGen Scripts by Parameterizing the input test data to minimize data caching, unique constraint, and data dependency issue.
  • Inserted Rendezvous point into script to instruct VUsers to perform a specific task simultaneously.
  • Inserted and configured manual correlation/Auto Correlation to handle dynamic data into script including unique session value.
  • Created manual and automated scenario using LR Controller, setup Runtime settings, configured Load Generator, and assigned number of Virtual Users.
  • Configured Ramp Up, Ramp Down, and calculated proper duration of the proposed Load tests.
  • Extensively used HP LoadRunner (12.50)for Developing VUser Scripts.
  • Created customized LoadRunner VuGen scripts at API level with manual correlation, user defined functions, development libraries (classes and methods), and error handling.
  • Enhanced VUser scripts by adding correlations, parameters, and checking/validation functions.
  • Executed Performance tests using Performance Center.
  • Monitored different graphs like transaction response time and analyzed server performance status, hits per second, throughput, windows resources and database server resources etc.
  • Worked closely with development team and provided assistance in performance tuning
  • Analyzed Load pattern and created test scenarios to emulate the real life stress conditions.
  • Analyzed performance transaction, and server resource monitors for meaningful results for the entire test run using HP LoadRunner Analysis
  • Conducted meetings with developers, application team, and business team to analyze the defects evaluate the test executions.
  • Involved in the decision making with the management for final application release.

Environment: HP ALM, HP LoadRunner, Hp performance center, .Net, Windows NT, SQL+, Java, J2EE, XML, IIS, MS Access, Dynatrace, SiteScope, SQL Server and Oracle.

Confidential, Atlanta, GA

Performance Test Engineer

Responsibilities:
  • Expertise in preparing Test Plan and developed test cases for all Performance Testing.
  • Involved in Manual and Automation testing of Web and Client Server Application.
  • Recorded multiple VUGen scripts and did parameterization and correlation.
  • Analyzed business requirements, functional specification, and the required documents for testing.
  • Allocated priorities to all the test cases, taking into consideration the product module priorities.
  • Used JIRA for requirements management, planning, scheduling, running tests defect tracking and managing the defects.
  • Interacted with Business Analyst and application teams to discuss the performance requirements and load test strategy.
  • Developed VUser scripts using Web (HTTP/HTML), Oracle NCA, Oracle Web Application 11i with parameterization, correlation, adding ANSI C and Oracle NCA functions.
  • Administered the automated performance testing tools including VuGen, Analysis, Controller and Load Generator.
  • Identified testing methodology for load, stress testing based on the business processes and analyzed the business requirements along with Product Manager.
  • Enhanced VuGen Scripts by Parameterizing the input test data to minimize data caching, unique constraint, and data dependency issue.
  • Inserted Rendezvous point into script to instruct VUsers to perform a specific task simultaneously.
  • Inserted and configured manual correlation to handle dynamic data into script including unique session value.
  • Created manual and automated scenario in Performance Center, setup Runtime settings, configured Load Generators, and assigned number of Virtual Users.
  • Configured Ramp Up, Ramp Down, and calculated proper duration of the proposed Load test.
  • Extensively used HP LoadRunner(12.00) for Developing VUser Scripts.
  • Created customized LoadRunner VuGen scripts at API level with manual correlation, user defined functions, development libraries (classes and methods), and error handling.
  • Enhanced VUser scripts by adding correlations, parameters, and checking/validation functions.
  • Executed Performance tests using Performance Center.
  • Monitored different graphs like transaction response time and analyzed server performance status, hits per second, throughput, windows resources and database server resources etc.
  • Used Performance Center to execute tests, and maintain scripts
  • Analyzed Load pattern and created test scenarios to emulate the real life stress conditions.
  • Conducted meetings with developers, application team, and business team to analyze the defects evaluate the test executions.
  • Involved in the decision making with the management for final application release.

Environment: HP ALM, LoadRunner, Windows 7, HTML, XML, XSLT, SOAP UI, Soap & Restful Web service, SQL Server, Microsoft VB on .NET Framework, Unix, Microsoft Visio, IIS.

Confidential, Minneapolis,Minnesota

Performance Test Engineer

Responsibilities:
  • Worked closely with Business Analysts and Developers to gather Application Requirements and Business Processes in order to formulate the test plan.
  • Developed scripts using LoadRunner by recording/playback and as well as by writing custom functions.
  • Created a detailed System Test Plan and procedures.
  • Performed load testing, stress testing, endurance testing, and performance testing on JAVA and .NET applications.
  • Assisted with the implementation and execution of all aspects of the testing activities including planning, creation and execution of test cases, test scripts, test reports.
  • Created custom testing scenarios in Controller with rendezvous points, custom ramp-up and ramp-down time.
  • Reported software mismatches to the development team using JIRA.
  • Developed VUser scripts using Web (HTTP/HTML) protocols.
  • Developed test cases and scripts using HP LoadRunner(12.00) for Load and Performance testing of the application by creating Virtual users scripts.
  • Parameterized input test data in order to reduce data caching and create real world heavy load on application server and database server.
  • Enhanced VuGen scripts by implementing manual correlation to handle dynamic values including session ID, date and timestamp.
  • Created Load test scenario and added number of VUsers and schedule the scenario to execute.
  • Designed Performance test scenarios using LoadRunner conducted Stress Test and analyzed the results.
  • Extensively utilized HP Performance Center to create and administer Load Test, Stress Test and Volume Test.
  • Created standard report and related graphs and provide to the project management and development team.
  • Identified and documented functional requirements and mapped them to individual test case requirements.
  • Develop the daily status reports to Development, Configuration, DBA and Network Teams
  • Analyzed various graphs including Database Resource graphs, Network Monitor graphs, User Graphs, Error Graphs, Transaction graphs and Web Server Resource Graphs.
  • Provided comprehensive test summary reports after analyzing results to extended teams.

Environment: Windows Server 2005/2008, Oracle10G, ASP, HTML, Toad, PL/SQL,HP Quality Center, HP Load Runner. SiteScope, performance center

Confidential, Timonium, MD

QA Engineer

Responsibilities:
  • Analyzed business requirements and developed Test cases based on Use Cases to evaluate the functionalities.
  • Responsible for implementing effective quality assurance processes and practices.
  • Managed weekly meetings with the QA team to obtain status, gather innovative ideas for continuous process improvements and delegate workload.
  • Wrote complex SQL queries using SQL Plus to validate backend functionality of the application.
  • Strong knowledge in Descriptive Programming using VBScript
  • Generated automated scripts using HP QTP and enhanced scripts using various parameterizations.
  • Parameterized test scripts to utilize for multiple sets of test data.
  • Performed verification of Text, Database checkpoints and synchronization points of the application in QTP
  • Created and Implemented Centralized Shared Object Repositories to reduce script maintenance time.
  • Created function libraries for common functions for better code reusability.
  • Created Data Driven Framework to reduce automated scripts maintenance time.
  • Documented weekly automation status reports that provided information about the AUT being tested, corresponding test-cases that have been automated, script information, verification point’s information, corresponding bugs’ information, and expected status for the next week.
  • Reviewed product requirements, functional and design specifications to determine and prepared automated test Script.
  • Experience in Web Services, API Testing using SoapUI to test SOAP and REST web services.
  • Prepared Reusable functions, which improve the robustness, re-usability, and maintainability of the test scripts & Frameworks.
  • Communicated with Application Developers, Project Manager and other Team Members Scrum Master and Various Stakeholders on Application testing status.

E nvironment: HP Quality Center (QC), Quick Test Professional (QTP), HP LoadRunner, Performance Center .Net, Windows NT, SiteScope, SQL+, Java, Unix J2EE, XML IIS, MS Access, SQL Server 05/2008, Oracle (10g).

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