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Sr. Qa Performance Engineer Resume

San Francisco, CA

OBJECTIVE

Solution-oriented professional with a dedicated 15-year career leading the appropriate testing and delivery of quality software, products, systems, and applications to meet business, market and customer needs, utilizing blended onshore/offshore delivery model. Skilled in planning and implementing new processes, procedures and tools for quality assurance testing, defect tracking, status reporting and problem resolution within Agile: Waterfall and Iterative development environments to reduce operating costs and increasing efficiency.

Strength in guiding the design and execution of automated and manual testing strategies to identify risks and issues, design effective mitigation solution, and enhance the on-time delivery of quality systems. Expert presenter, negotiator and communicator able to forge solid relationships with teams, business, leadership and partners, and build consensus and communication across multiple organizational levels

Seeking position as individual contributor or leadership role within an organization, domestic or overseas, to which I may contribute my strong business, accounts and continuous process improvement methodologies. Available to relocate outside USA and the San Francisco Bay Area. Software quality assurance engineer, Functional, Automation and Performance Testing and client services for past 15 years with software testing experience. Multicultural experience and lived in Australia besides India.

EDUCATION AND STATUS

Science BSc (Statistics)
Science MSc (Statistics)

SECURITY CLEARANCE
I am US Citizen and willing to take up any security clearance needed for this project.

AWARDS AND ACCOLADES
2011 - Excellence award from Senior Vice President of VISA

Programming Languages, Networking Protocol and Databases
C, C++, Java, J2EE, JSP,XML, DHTML, DOT NET, C#, ASP, HTTP, HTML, VB Script, Basic, FoxPro, Shell Scripting - Perl, AWK and Natural, Red Hat Linux, FEDORA Core, Putty, WinSCP , QMF, Vusers Scripts, Oracle12i, Excel, MS-Access, Sybase, Visual InterDev, Lotus 123, Quattro, SAP-ABAB, SAP Dynpro for ABAP, Business Server Pages (BSP’S), SOAP, Tomcat, Tuxedo, NetWeaver, TCP/IP, LAN, WAN, PROTOCOL, Internet Protocols (HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, & SMTP). Administration VPN, SMS / SQL, , Micro Focus COBOL, MS COBOL, VAX COBOL, JCL, COBOL II, APS COBOL, DB2,VSAM, IMS DB/DC.

Defect Tracking , Automation , Performance and Statistical Testing Tools.
HP - Performance Center V9.5.2, HP-VuGen 9.5.2, , HP- Controller 9.5.2, HP- Analysis 9.5.2, HP- Quick Test Professional(QTP) V10.5, Win Runner 9.0 and Test Director 9.0, IBM - Load Rational Performance , IBM Manual Tester , Clear Quest, IBM Test Manager, Team Center and Performance Testing Tool Cyrano. SQA Basic, Sync Sort, Brio 9.0, BPEL, BMC Petrol, Sniffer, NetWeaver, Oracle TOAD, MS SQL, Rumba

Software and Hardware and Operating Systems and Methodologies
Agile / Scrum, SDLC, Waterfall Model, Testing Methodologies - White Box Testing, Black Box Testing, Regression Testing, Load Testing, Stress Testing, User Acceptance Testing (UAT), Penetration Testing, Back End DB Testing, Security Level Testing, Authentication Level Testing, Main Frame Testing, Unix, Linux, Sun Solaris, IBM AIX 6.0, Windows 95/98/NT/2000/2007/2010, Oracle 12i, Windows 2000 Server, Web Services, SOA and TANDEM Architecture, SOAP, CMM, Web Logic Server, Sun Solaris Server, ISO 9000, CMM, Project Management, Configuration Management, RMI, FTP WinSock 3270 Telnet Emulator, Oracle BPEL, Java, J2EE, Web Logic Server and Clear Quest, OPSMON Monitoring tool, DOTNET and ERP, Oracle 12i. MS Office 2007, MVS, CCPM, MS-DOS, SAS/BASE, SAS/MACRO, SAS/SQL, SAS/GRAPH, SAS/SCL, SAS/AF, SAS / ACCESS, SAS / STAT, Librarian, PowerPoint, TSO/ISPF, ISPF, Xpeditor, File Aid, APS, Telon. QALoad, McCabe V7.1,Viasoft, ProTerm, QA Hyperstation, IBM ES9000, IBM PC, IBM-O/S 390/3090, IBM-O/S, RS6000, Zeke, CA-7, AS400, VSAM.

Technical Experience Summary

  • Experience creating Project Management Plans showing Milestones and resource allocation in the project. Hands on experience in writing Test Plan, Test Strategy, Test Process and Defect Management Process documents.
  • Experience in creating comprehensive performance test plans with well defined, reusable test cases and have excellent communication skills analytical and problem solving skills to handle tasks independently.
  • Responsible for Script Creation, Execution and Analysis Reporting using HP Performance Center and experience in Capacity Planning , and interpreting the results in statistical way.
  • Experience in software testing on applications written using client/server, Java, J2EE, DOTNET, XML, WML, GUI based and web portals.
  • Wiley Introscope to Monitor WLS to study various thread issues and memory leaks in the application and tested application developed in both GUI and Web Services and experience in configuring VMware and fine tuning JVM heap Size in performance testing.
  • Experience in onsite and offshore co-ordination and well versed in established a strong relationship and rapport with the offshore team members. Coordinated activities between India to US/UK/AUSTRALIA/CANADA and from US to India.
  • Hands on experience using HP Performance Center, HP Load Runner, HP Mercury Quality Center, HP-Test Director, HP-Quick Test Professional and HP-Win Runner, IBM Testing Tools IBM - Test Manager, IBM - Performance Tester, IBM - Manual Tester, IBM - Clear Quest , IBM - Clear Case, Team Center, Test Manager and Cyrano Etc.
  • Experience in J2EE solutions, Web Portals, SOA Messaging, Tuxedo Messaging, integration projects, message queues and Web Services (e.g. WebSphere, JBoss, Oracle AS).
  • Solid understanding of QA Methodologies, SDLC (RAD, JAD, RUP, V-module, Agile, Scrum and Water Fall) models.
  • Extensive experience in monitoring applications server like Oracle application and DB servers and Weblogic, Web Sphere, JBoss servers. Used various monitoring tools including sniffer, oracle, windows resource and Perfmon, BMC Petrol, UNIX and Java.
  • Creative in identifying loading data into backend DB using UNIX scripts which reduced cost time and money to the client.
  • Experience in using open source tools like BugZilla, JMeter, Perfmon, Ant, JUnit, Cactus, Eclipse and MYSQL.
  • Experience in XML, JSP, JUnit, JavaScript, Portlets and Eclipse and writing Shell Scripts using Perl / AWK / Natural.
  • Used Junit.extensions.TestDecrators and com.clarkware.junitperf which makes JUnitPerf with Timer interface.
  • Experience using ETL Tools in Extracting, Transforming, Loading Meta Data and Mapping Source Data to Destination.
  • Experience in testing EDI file HIPPA transaction testing EDI HIPAA transactions (278, 834, 835, 837, 270 and 276) with major focus on Functional, Regression and Automation and Performance testing in legacy and web experience.
  • Good understanding of Transport Layer protocols such as TCP, UDP, SCTP and DCCP source and destination port nos.
  • Knowledge in using the following languages ASP, C, C# .NET, VBScript, Java, J2EE, XML and Oracle, DB2, CICS,COBOL, SAP - ABAP, SQL. MYSQL. Experience in creating various kinds of reports after collecting and analyzing and summarizing test results.
  • Have scientific back ground by working for health Insurance industry and as research assistant in manufacturing industry.

Fidelity Investments (July 2011 - Current)
FIDELITY PRICING AND CASH MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS

Confidential Westlake, TX
Manager of Performance Engineer and Architecture(FPCMS) Jul 2011 - Current
Project: FPCMS Data Access Layer (DAL), FX DAL, RAD Estimates, Metadata and DR

  • Wrote Project Plan, Test Plan, and Test Strategy, Scenario and Entrance and Exit Criteria Performance document.
  • Used SQL developer to access scheme and DB Create Query Database and Created SQL Queries and created DR Recovery doc.
  • Working on multiple assignments to meet the needs of the project. Working on Metadata and Business Intelligence.
  • Developed and executed the test scripts to stress the system to identify potential bottlenecks and system stability issues
  • Identify performance test data and responsible for loading of the data in the performance environment.
  • Handled Offshore and Onsite Consultants and Managed Multiple Projects, Budgets, Tracked Projects through PPMC.
  • Did deep diagnostics using DynaTrace Tool, Monitored DB and Application Servers to trouble shoot root cause of problem?
  • Did Installation of Tomcat Instance on dedicated Performance Test Environment.
  • Responsible in Managing and keeping all performance testing software, test plans, test scripts, scenarios up-to-date.
  • Responsible for gathering and interpreting performance test requirements on all three projects.
  • Responsible for Design, Develop, Execute and Analyze Performance Test for suite of enterprise applications.
  • Experience in troubleshooting and debugging codes using check points and logged defects related to application performance issues.
  • Created test scenarios and worked with Business Analyst to determine if they are captured correctly before developing scripts.
  • Worked closely with Architecture, Development and Testing teams to define architectural requirements and defined SLA’s.
  • Provided deep insight into scalability and stability of the application architecture and design including troubleshooting and resolutions.
  • Monitored System Resource Graphs (Windows Resources), Web Server Resource Graphs (MS IIS), Network Graphs (Network Delay Time), DB Resource Graphs (SQL Server, Oracle) and wrote stored procedure programs in Oracle to execute data load and run batch jobs.
  • Verified all the test data used for the purpose of testing have been got updated in the back end database by verifying the card numbers using front end application.

Technologies: Tomcat, JIRA, Polar Lake, SDE, Oracle 11i, HP Load Runner VuGen , Controller 9.52, Analysis 9.52 and Quality Center, HP Performance center 9.52, TANDEM, Oracle BPEL, Java, J2EE, Web Logic Server ,Golden Gate, OPSMON Monitoring tool, MS Office 2007.

Confidential (June 2009 - Jun 2011)

Confidential Highlands Ranch, CO
Lead Sr. Performance Developer Jun 2009 - Jun 2011
Project: GIFS (ERP), DPS, IntelliLink

  • Wrote Project Plan, Test Plan, and Test Strategy, Scenario and Entrance and Exit Criteria Performance document.
  • Created Automation Frame work approach to develop Test Scripts for DPS Project using QTP.
  • Created SQL Queries and
  • Deep knowledge of Oracle (JDE and PeopleSoft) and SAP ERP and maintained scripts using HP Performance Center and Python tools.
  • Developed and executed the test scripts to stress the system to identify potential bottlenecks and system stability issues
  • Identify performance test data and responsible for loading of the data in the performance environment.
  • Carried out Load /Stress / Duration / Tuning Performance Testing on GIFS, DPS and IntelliLink applications.
  • Responsible in Managing and keeping all performance testing software, test plans, test scripts, scenarios up-to-date.
  • Responsible for gathering and interpreting performance test requirements on all three projects.
  • Responsible for Design, Develop, Execute and Analyze Performance Test for suite of enterprise applications.
  • Experience in troubleshooting and debugging codes using check points and logged defects related to application performance issues.
  • Created test scenarios and worked with Business Analyst to determine if they are captured correctly before developing scripts.
  • Worked closely with Architecture, Development and Testing teams to define architectural requirements and defined SLA’s .
  • Provided deep insight into scalability and stability of the application architecture and design including troubleshooting and resolutions.
  • Monitored System Resource Graphs (Windows Resources), Web Server Resource Graphs (MS IIS), Network Graphs(Network Delay Time), DB Resource Graphs ( SQL Server, Oracle) and wrote stored procedure programs in Oracle to execute data load and run batch jobs.
  • Verified all the test data used for the purpose of testing have been got updated in the back end database by verifying the card numbers using front end application.

Technologies: HP Load Runner VuGen 9.52, Controller 9.52, Analysis 9.52 and Quality Center, HP Performance center 9.52, TANDEM, Oracle BPEL, Java, J2EE, Web Logic Server and Clear Quest, OPSMON Monitoring tool, DOTNET and ERP, Oracle 12i. MS Office 2007.

Confidential (Jan 2008 - Mar 2009)

Confidential San Francisco, CA
Sr. QA Performance Engineer Sep 2008 - Mar 2009
Project: Macess, Claims Processing, EEP, EDI, BMI, NPF imports and Exports

  • Wrote process documents for EEP and BMI Batch testing it reduced the time it takes to carryout batch processing.
  • Performance Tested and Identified bottle necks like memory leaks and DB replication issues using available monitors in HP-Load Runner
  • Researched and provided recommendations of freeware software tools, frameworks and evaluation andadoption of new technology and tools for Application profiling and monitoring.
  • Provided deep insight into scalability and stability of the application architecture and design including troubleshooting and resolutions.
  • Created scenario and test cases based on design and requirements documents and uploaded them into HP QC.
  • Implemented testing processes/methodology in large, complex organizationsand Worked directly with technical teams and business clients
  • Ran batch jobs using TIDAL and monitored test results using BPEL and validated the test results based on ISO Standards.
  • Fined tuned Oracle Database as well as BEA Web logic before carrying our Performance Testing using Load Runner.
  • Provided Monitoring Statistics using IOSTAT, NETSTAT and VMSTAT on Solaris 10 Servers after code migration.

Technologies: QTP, Load Runner VuGen 9.0, Controller 9.0, Analysis 9.0 and Test Director 10.0, TOPAZ, HP Open View, TIDAL PageCenterX , OracleBPEL, Java, J2EE, Web Logic Server, Sun Solaris Server, Unix, Fedora Core, Unix and Clear Quest, MTV Servers, DB2, TSO/ISPF, OPSMON Monitoring tool, SOA, Sun Solaris Server, RDBMS, Oracle 10g and Solaris 10 and HP Site Scope

Confidential, Omaha, NE
Sr. Performance Developer Jan 2008 - Aug 2008
Project: Performance Tasting with SOA Messaging and Web Services

  • Responsible for creation of test plan, test strategy and Test Scenario documents. Created Scripts using QTP to load data into backend DB.
  • Used Load Runner Virtual Table Service (VTS) functions to inject 1.2 million records to emulate production like traffic.
  • Used Wiley Introscope to Monitor WLS to study various thread issues and memory leaks in the application.
  • Maintained and supported test harnesses, test data generators, automation scripts, and created analysis results
  • Used performance monitors like VMSTAT, IOSTAT, NETSTAT to monitor UNIX, application and DB servers
  • Written C language codes across the test scripts to check the inbound and outbound orders placed by market makers and AOM.
  • Monitored and debugging technical components including memory leaks in the application through performance indicators and logs.
  • Tested both middle layer systems Tuxedo and SOA message with JOLT interface to compare the test results.
  • Carried out Performance stress test, Load and identified potentialperformancerelated issues and presented the results to stakeholders
  • Experience identified memory leaks in J2EE application and performed database backup and queried the Oracle DB.
  • Monitored System Resource Graphs (Windows Resources), Web Server Resource Graphs (MS IIS), Network Graphs (Network Delay Time), DB Resource Graphs (SQL Server, Oracle). Monitored like VMSTAT, IOSTAT, NETSTAT to monitor UNIX, application and DB servers.
  • Analyzed and presented performance testing results with statistical calculations highlighting the bottlenecks in the application.

Technologies: Load Runner VuGen 8.1.4, Controller 8.1.4, Analysis 8.1.4 and Mercury Quality Center, Java, J2EE, Web Logic Server, Sun Solaris Server, IBM AIX, Unix, Fedora Core, Red Hat Linux, Unix and Clear Case. JBoss Servers, OPSMON Monitoring tool, SOA, Sun Solaris Server, RDBMS, Oracle 10g and Solaris 10.

DCSI - EMPLOYEE

Confidential St. Louis, MO
Lead Software Automation and Performance Analyst Aug 2006 - Dec 2007
Project: IBM Portal, Next Generation TNG Smart Metering and Advance Metering System (PG&E - CA).

  • Worked closely with development, architects and product management teams to design features for baseline and software development.
  • Hands on experience in writing VB Functions using QTP to automate Next Generation Smart Meter System.
  • Responsible for creating test plan, test strategy, test scenarios, test execution, analysis and reports using internal tools.
  • Used monitoring tools to monitor database using BMC Petrol and Perfmon to monitor application servers.
  • Involved in trouble shooting and resolving installation, infrastructure, VM-Ware, Configuration and environment issues.
  • Identified memory leaks in J2EE application and retested the application by altering the Heap Size.
  • Translated the business requirements into technical solutions and wrote scenarios suiting to the need of the client.
  • Used IBM AIX Environment at Dallas Texas to meet the client needs of 2.5 Million meter reads performance Test.
  • Worked remotely at IBM Labs Texas to setup and run performance testing environment in IBM AIX environment.
  • Monitored System Resource Graphs (Windows Resources), Web Server Resource Graphs (MS IIS), Network Graphs (Network Delay Time), DB Resource Graphs ( SQL Server, Oracle) and wrote stored procedure programs in Oracle to execute data load and run batch jobs.
  • Used performance monitors like VMSTAT, IOSTAT, NETSTAT to monitor UNIX, application and DB servers

Technologies: QTP, DW Testing, Clear Quest, WinSCP, VBScript, VMSTAT, IOSTAT, NETSTAT, Quick Test Professional, Load Runner, Rational Test Manager, Manual Tester, Red Hat Linux, TOAD, Oracle 9I, Oracle DB 10g, Java, J2EE, Web Logic Server, Sun Solaris Server, IBM AIX, Unix, Fedora Core, RDBMS, Unix, Clear Case.

Confidential (Mar 2002 - Jul 2006)

Confidential Chicago, IL
Sr. Performance Specialist. Aug 2005 - July 2006
Project: Enterprise Technology Strategy & Planning Operations (ETSP)
Claims (NEXTGEN) and ABAB SAP HR module

  • Worked as project Lead on a variety of load testing methodologies and developed a Strong working relationship with technology teams, infrastructure teams, business analysts and Management at various levels within the organization.
  • Carried out both manual and performance testing of ETSP and Claims application using mercury quality center and HP-LR.
  • Customized Test Plan/Test Lab Modules of mercury quality center for SAP - HR, FI and PP Module.
  • Carried our performance testing for SAP-HR Module and tested ABAP application and documented the test analysis results.
  • Responsible for creation, execution and analysis and reporting using Load Runner 9.x.
  • Identified bottle necks like memory leaks and DB replication issues using available monitors in HP-Load Runner.
  • Successfully completing all phases of SDLC testing on Call Center / Direct, External Agency and Ecommerce Channels.
  • Responsible testing backend Oracle 10 database and Java application server and SAP JVM.
  • Used Design tool to use analyze source, design target schemas and built Source to Target mapping
  • Source Analyzer - Warehouse Designer - mapping Designer - Transformation Developer - Mapplet Designer.
  • Used Server Manager was used to create, schedule, execute and monitor sessions
  • Performance tested Mercury Quality Center and Business Objects tools to check sustainability in the application.

Technologies: Net Weaver, SAP-WEB, Web Portal, DOT NET, Load Runner 9.0, Vu Generator 9.0, Controller 9.0, Analyzer 9.0 Test Director 7.5 Oracle 8i, db2, MQ Series, MSOffice XP, MS Word, MS Excel, RDBMS, SQL Server 2000, MS Office XP, Quick Test Pro, Java, J2EE, and TIBCO.

Confidential St. Louis, MO
Automation and Performance Test Analyst. Sep 2004 - Aug 2005
Project: Call Center / CUI Agency / EPIC / Ecommerce./ ERP application.

  • Responsible for manually creating the test cases and uploading the same into test plan folder in test director.
  • Wrote client specific defect management process document with roles and responsibilities clearly defined in it.
  • Improved the response of the web page by reducing the response time from 1466 ms to 579 ms and increased availability from 99.46% to 99.99%. Responsible for carrying out Load, Stress, Volume and Capacity testing.
  • Carried out complete SDLC testing by following both agile and water fall model and generated cross test summary and generated customized reports suiting to the needs of the client
  • Carried out performance testing on Call Center/Ecommerce/ Claims and Agency Application Testing written using Java, J2EE and XML and JSP.
  • Carried Stress/Volume / Load Performance testing for Claims Processing (ERP application) at GMAC.
  • Worked closely with developers and management staff providing daily status using Micro Soft Project Plan.
  • Scenarios were created on Policy creation, Quote, Endorsements, Credit scores, Vehicle change and different Garage address, delete and re-add vehicles and payments.
  • Created test plan, test strategy and process improvement document to improve cost, time and money.
  • Generated test scripts using VuGen and executed those using HTML, JSP, XML, and Java, J2EE framework components (Servlets, WML, JSP, Rules Engine and Error Handling).

Technologies: J2EE, Load Runner 9.0, Vu Generator 9.0, Controller 9.0, Analyzer 9.0 Test Director 8.0 Oracle 9i, TODD, ADABAS, Natural AND Complete, TSO, MQSeries, MSOffice XP, MS Word, MS Excel, SQL Server 2000, MS Office XP, Quick Test Pro, RDBMS, J2EE, EJB, Java web sphere , JavaBeans, JSP, SDLC, Load Testing, Stress Testing, Functional Testing and Quality Assurance.

ConfidentialColumbus, GA
Automation and Performance Test Analyst. Feb 2004 - Aug 2004
Project: Barclay Victoria and Instant Application Package.

  • Designed Test Cases for Confidential and Functional Tested them using Team Track.
  • Responsible for Creation, Execution, Analysis and Reporting of various types of Set Top Box Performance Testing.
  • Designed VB Script functions for BOA and Confidential Modules to Automate QTP Scripts based on the client QTP Frame work
  • Responsible for creation of test script using VuGen using WML Protocol using Opera browser as default browser.
  • Experience in testing the application which is written to test media player, real player, set top box for placing orders using TV.
  • Responsible for checking the Server and Network Configuration before and after the Performance Test is being conducted.
  • Have hands on experience in coding using the following languages Java, J2EE , VB Scripts (develop Functions) and used complex SQL queries to check the back end database for any replication issues and knowledge on Object Oriented technology.
  • Monitored Oracle and DB2 server database for any potential issues related to DB locking contention and replications.
  • Used Quick test professional to record the scripts for Barkley Victoria Project for end client at UK.
  • Participating in cross-functional, setting automated scripts to ensure that all the areas of the web application are covered for testing. Reported defect status to upper management by generating various types of reports.
  • Using Test Director 8.0 and Team Track for logging defects found while testing web based applications and developing test scripts using test plan folder and executing the same using Test Lab.

Technologies: J2EE, CICS, Quick Test Professional(QTP),Load Runner8.0, Vu Generator8.0, Controller 8.0, Analyzer 8.0 Test Director 8.0 WMP, DB2, Oracle 8i, TODD, RDBMS, Team Track, MQSeries, MSOffice XP, MS Word, MS Excel, SQL Server 2000, MS Office XP, JSP, SDLC, Load Testing, Stress Testing, TODD, CICS, WML Servlets, Functional Testing, Quality Assurance, Web TV.

Confidential, Minnesota, MN
Sr. Performance Developer Mar 2003 - Jan 2004
Project: Prolog Manager, Prolog Web, Asset Information Management System (AIMS).

  • Defined testing criteria and strategy for multiple concurrent releases at Target, reviewed business requirement document, wrote Test Cases and ran daily regression, stress and compatibility, functionality tests using Test Director for AIMS, Prolog Manager and Prolog Web.
  • Created Master Test Plans, Test Plan Hierarchies, Test Control Spreadsheets and Test Cases.
  • Worked towards product business unit goals, applied knowledge of software engineering and test practices towards the quality improvement of Target Corporation.
  • Created Scripts and then Parameterize /Correlate using VuGen and ran the same using the Load Runner Controller to Load and Stress Test the application and used TOAD to run the Oracle Querying database to check the database gets loaded into the backend database.
  • Carried out Performance Testing on both Back end and front end applications like Prolog Manager (applications Minutes of Meeting, PCO, Change Control and Prolog Today etc.) and Prolog Web using Load Runner Controller for 100 to 350 Vusers to identify the break point in the application.
  • Analyzed the performance results, Performance Metrics Criteria, throughput goals and executed Load and Stress Tests and interfaced with Developers and Design Engineers to identify differences between Business rules of design document and developed code.
  • Performed Module Testing, Integration Testing, System Testing Volume Testing and Stress Testing and development SQL queries for checking the Data Transaction and check database Integrity.

Technologies: www.l17dev22-vm/aim, VB, Test Director, Load Runner 7.6, MS Access, SQL Server 2000, MS Office 2000, SP, Microsoft Office X, MS Excel, MS Word, MS Power Point, VuGen, Controller, Citrix, WinSock Protocol, UAT Laboratory, Load Testing, Stress Testing, RDBMS, TOAD, Oracle Querying Database

Confidential, St. Louis, MO
Sr. QA Performance Engineer May 2002 - Jan 2003
Project: QA Automation and Performance Release 3.0, 3.1, 3.2 and 4.1

  • Manually tested each component of the application and did verification and validation at all levels.
  • Involved in creation of code quality and coverage testing using McCabe testing tool.
  • Wrote complex SQL Queries to check validation of data in back end DB after commits are made.
  • Wrote stored procedure programs using DB2 and used ISPF commands to navigate in Mainframe.
  • Carried out performance Testing using Mercury Load Runner and generated scripts using VuGen.
  • Extensively used test director 7.x version to execute each test cases on MPS, Acceptance Brand applications.
  • Carried out complete life cycle testing and responsible for commitment of quality gates at every stage of testing.
  • Responsible for testing financial institution Manager Application and interfacing it with MPS system.

Technologies: VB, Mercury Load Runner, VuGen Analysis and Win Runner ver7.6, Test Director, Visio 5.0, McCabe V7.1, FTP, Win Sock 3270 Telnet Emulator for S/390, V6.0, MS Office 2000, MVS, DB2, CICS, QMF V6.1.1, Lotus Notes, CompareX, JCL, Legacy System

Confidential Bloomington, CT
Data Ware House and Performance Tester Jun 2001 - Mar 2002
Project: Clinical Laboratories Inventory and EDI, ETL DW Manual and Performance Testing

  • Worked as tool support in Confidential as in generating reports using Test Director.
  • Strictly followed ETL Process to accomplish clean data is passed from Source to mapping destination.
  • Responsible for providing details to Sr. Vice President Enterprise level testing details and reports based on requirements and participated in Segment level Testing Meeting across Confidential.
  • Responsible for carrying out functional, regression, integration and release and BUS testing for application.
  • Addressed issues related to claims processing systems and provided detailed reports to the business leaders.
  • Followed Company Standard Procedure and Practice related to quality and Served as a Liaison between the higher level management.
  • Did performance testing on applications like Capitation, Claims, EDI, and HIPPA using Load Runner.
  • Extensive experience in working with the users to raise any questions with requirements to upper Management.
  • Compliance coded Visual Basic scripts for the purpose of purpose of functionality testing.
  • Did testing on various Web enabled applications testing like Capitation, EDI, Claims and Aristotle.
  • Worked in highly fast paced environment and communicated with various branches of Cigna in creation of reports using Test Director.
  • Generated various reports using Plan Test, Run Test and Track defect Tabs and created repository to store all testing results.
  • Mapping documentation as criteria changed. Used TOAD to query database and to load data into back end database.
  • Responsible for verifying the loaded data is accurate and meets all the business rules associated with the design.
  • Responsible for script, creation, execution and analysis of test results and presented analysis results to end clients.
  • Carried out End-to-End testing and complete life cycle testing using Water Fall method.

Technologies: Informatica 5.0, ETL Tool, Active Server Pages, XML, VB, MQSeries, Oracle 8i, Win Runner 7.5, Load Runner, ODBC, ETL Tool Informatica, Test Director Brio Tool, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Word, QMF, Windows 2000, MS Outlook Express 6.0, MVS, DB2, CICS, JCL, CA-7, LPAR, COBOL, AS/400, IBM O/S390, QA Hyper station, Mainframe Testing, QALoad.

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