Summary of Experience
- Web app Testing within an Agile environment
- 14 years of Information Technology Experience which includes System Testing, Business Analysis, Technical Documentation, Software Deployment and End User Training
- 11 years of Manuel QA System Testing experience which includes Retirement system, Insurance system, University On line system for both students and professors, Telecom Customer Care and Billing Systems CRM , DoD Procurement Systems, Aviation System, Web apps
- Leadership experience mentoring 5 Jr. BA's on global implementation project and training testers and BA's in testing standards
- High knowledge of Mercury Quality Center Test Director 9.2 and 10.0, ALM HP Quality Center 11.0 and Contour
- Experience in Positive, Negative, Regression, Integration, Functional and Exploratory testing in an Waterfall and Agile Test environments on enterprise applications and web applications
- Experience in defining QA Best Practices for full lifecycle of testing from Requirements, Scripting, Testing and Defect Management
Senior QA Analyst Consultant
Responsibilities include analyzed requirements, provided QA standard process feedback and managed test data within clients Model QA test environment, Quality assurance of a large-scale, web-based insurance product management system. Creation of Test Cases in a Gherkin/BDD format and execution of testing. Defect Management and Requirements Management for traceability needs. Provided QA expertise in QA standards and processes. Worked within an Agile team structure.
Sr. QA Analyst Consultant
Responsibilities included mapping of Business Rules to test scripts, Analysis of Business Rules, Interface definition, Use Case documentation, creation of UAT test scripts and coordination of UAT sessions, defect tracking for large scale web based Retirement system.
Sr. QA Test Lead Contractor
Responsibilities Leading QA efforts on multi business unit system Web based that regulates and monitors Insurance business practices within the State of Ohio. Using the SCRUM methodology, SharePoint and TFS 2013 as main tracking tools, Creation of UAT Test Scripts and facilitation of UAT Test sessions with multiple business users.
Sr. QA Analyst
Various QA responsibilities that included the testing of a large mainframe system, POS system, Factory IT systems and the mentorship of Jr. QA Contractor staff. Development of Test strategy and Test Plan documentation for multiple projects, QA process flow documentation, and Traceability process's. POS testing, On line Menu testing, Retail Coupon Testing, BI and ERP testing and implementation, Responsible for defect management and working with business partners for UAT plans and processes on projects within scope of role responsibility. Continued review and revision of current business processes and working closely with development teams, Sr. management teams and Business users in the understanding of QA Best Practices and Standards. Participated in the coordination and direction of UAT Test sessions with business users.
QA Test Lead Consultant
Worked on an Orcleforms conversion of apps, forms and Reports to JAVA and Websphere as a QA Analyst within CGI's Public Sector, State Of Ohio, JFS department , Trained functional BA's in QA standards, test script creation and tools such as ALM HP Quality Center 11.0 , Acted as Test Lead for Performance and Load Testing team Defined requirements through exploratory testing of client apps , Coordinated UAT testing with client.
QA Analyst Contractor
Performing Web app testing within an Agile environment for large university web apps.
Performing Requirements Analysis using Agile Story boards and Requirement documents , Creating Acceptance Criteria for story cards, Work within an Agile team using SCRUM methodology that included developers, BA and QA resources. Certify apps through app testing for production releases. Created standardization processes for test case creation and bug submission
Trained 7 testers on main enterprise application and various web apps , Evaluated and tested new and/or modified software programs such as enterprise application and various web apps to verify they functioned according to user requirements and conformed to established guidelines.
Full lifecycle Testing experience - Created Test Plans, Test Cases, updated test cases, logged and tracked defects within Quality Center 9.2 and 10.0 for enterprise application and web apps, Reviewed business requirements and various technology service requests. Executed, verified, and documented defect testing. Worked in Waterfall test environment. Tested enterprise application from VB6 conversion to C to validate functionality throughout system. Documented, executed provided traceability for Test Scripts to ensure SOX Compliance.
Sr. Business Analyst
System testing of a large scale Procurement system for the DoD which included both desktop enterprise applications and web apps. Organized and managed UAT efforts with business users/clients. System testing of a large module for a Telecom Customer Care and Billing System using SQL to query database to validate data table population
Testing Tools: MS Test Manager, TFS, Sharepoint, ALM HP Quality Center 11.0, Mercury Quality Center, Lotus Notes Testing Database, Contour, Rational Rose, very light SQL Software: MS office Suite, MS Project, Lotus Notes, Snagit, TeamDynamix, Clarity, Dimensions