Currently working in KOHL's department stores, USA. Seeking a challenging and rewarding opportunity as Software QA
Engineer with an organization that recognizes and
utilizes my potential and opportunity to develop analytical & technical skills.
Overall 6 years of IT experience in software testing with good interpersonal skills and experience in retail domain, skilled in various platform like ATG, IBM sterling order management, POS (Point of Sale) and WMOS.
Sound Knowledge of various Software Development Life Cycle models(SDLC), Software Test Life Cycle(STLC) and Defect Life Cycle.
Extensive working experience on Automation,Functional testing, Integration Testing, System Testing and Regression, Sanity, Smoke and Production Testing.
Well versed in Agile Model of SDLC - Using Scrum Meeting, Retrospective feedback.
Knowledge on Core Java, SQL and Quality Center, HPALM Experience in working with open source tools Selenium Web Driver,TestNG and Eclipse.
Developed automated test for regression testing and reducing manual testing using Selenium,TestNG,Maven and Jenkins.
Involved in design and implementation of Automation Framework-Keyword driven,Hybrid Framework and good Understanding of Page Object Model.
WebService Testing using SOAP UI tool.
Responsible for sending project deliverables to client like DSR,WSR,Project related issues and Postmortem report of the project.
Test Plan, Testing Methodologies, Test Case Creation / Test Execution and experience in the Agile.
Team Management - Test Effort estimation and task allocation for each test cycle and test metrics calculation.
Working experience of onshore and offshore model and task allocation on daily basis to team members and generated test scenarios and test case.
Handling Calls with Clients, Development Team & Onsite coordinators from various vendors across various applications.
Test Plan Creation
ware testing (IBM MQ,QPASA,Appwatch)
Agile and WaterFall
Github & Jenkins
QA Lead Engineer.10/2015 to 09/2016Wipro - KOHLSMilpitas, CA
Description:POC(Point of Commerce) is complete re-platform from legacy systems incorporating advanced systems like Gravity(TOSHIBA product) with IBM sterling OMS(which is to capture real-time feed like Inventory and sourcing) giving customer seamless OMNI Channel experience in shopping with real-time Inventory details.
Roles & Responsibilities:
Involved in Agile methodology reviewed the Product Backlogs, User stories Acceptance Criteria and Technical design specifications document.
Developed Test plan, Test Scenario Design, Test cases, Test scripts from the data mapping documents, Functional Specification documents and mapped the test cases with the requirements for generating the Requirement Traceability Matrix (RTM).
Comparing XML (data that passes all
intermediary application like MQ,TIBCO,OMS) with XML compare tool with that of
production one to ensure there is no alteration in the data.
Performed extensive System and Integration testing using selenium webdriver on various business critical scenarios and payments like Check, CASH,travellers check,Gift Card and with combination of split tender.
Performed Selenium Synchronization using Explicit & Implicit waits for payment related testing.
Created test reports generated out of TestNG and captured the error screenshots.
Interacted with the Development team and the Environment team in prioritizing the defect list and validating known as bug fixing using different tools like JIRA and HP.
QA Lead Engineer11/2014 to 10/2015Wipro-KOHLSMilpitas, California
Description: The project is all about migrating from old framework Blue Martini to ATG (Art Technology Group). Its offers a complete commerce software platform that enables a personalized customer buying experience across all customer touch points, including the web(core Ecommerce capabilities such as navigation, publish, checkout), contact center(application provides customer service and support),mobile devices, social media, physical stores, and more.
Roles & Responsibilities:
Ensure the types of testing needed to produce quality software are produced i.e. functional, system, integration.
Create a test schedule, scheduling of test environments and setup of data.
Performed Cross browser compatibility testing on Chrome, Firefox, IE browsers using TestNG Unit Testing Framework by adding different annotations.
Involved in Regression testing using Selenium and creation of automation scripts for web pages.
Performed Functional Testing, Integration Testing, System Testing, Positive Testing, Negative Testing, GUI Testing, UAT Testing.
Designed, developed and executed automated tests using Selenium WebDriver.
Involved in updating and execution of Test Cases according to the requirements.
Performed GUI and functional testing for different modules of application.
Maintained and executed Maven build files for running automated tests by adding dependencies.
Designed and executed test cases for new modules of the application which is based on Web-based applications.
Senior QA Engineer01/2014 to 11/2014WiproChennai, Tamil Nadu
ATG-SeVa verifies any functional change made in
eCommerce,Point of Sale ,Order Management System or any major
changes to the Credit or Financial System does
not affect the financial and inventory settlement for Kohl's.Moreover it's an
end-end validation of financial and inventory
Roles & Responsibilities:
Used SQL statements to extract data from the tables to validate test results in SQL server.
Interacted with developers,Onsite team, business analysts and discussed technical problems and reported bugs proactively.
Tested Web Services using SOAP UI tool and Rest Client plugin for Firefox by consuming WSDL and WADL files and validated the response against the database and inserted assertions.
Created automated test cases for GUI validation and backend database validation.
Created maintain and communicate testing strategies, process, procedures and standards.
Created SQL Scripts to run against database testing and for populating, updating and deleting the data from the database.
Using CA-LISA automation tool to record and fulfill the customer placed orders request (Online -ATG )in back end system like OMS and WMS to avoid dependency for the development to get completed.
QA Engineer02/2013 to 12/2013WiproChennai, Tamil Nadu
VISA - Checkout
It facilitates electronic funds transfers similarl kind of paypal for online shopping merchants( Retail) to have
a handy seamless customer transaction. As part of this enhancement Kohls.com is incorporated with VISA
checkout feature to enable customer have a diversified shopping experience online.
Since VISA checkout is a third party payment systems that needs to be incorporated in KOHL's there are many
changes happened in the areas of a PCI(Payment Credit Card Industry)encryption standard industry and Payment
1.Project requirements gathering, analysis and high level test plan documentation ,review test scenarios based on
Functional and Non Functional requirements.
2.Create a test schedule, scheduling of test environments and setup of automation regression TC's to speed up release sign off.
3.Coordinate Environment, Data and Release related activities.
4.Executing TC's, Raising Incidents, preparing reports and tracking defects in accordance with client requirements
5.Participating in daily triage call with various stake holders participating from Ecomm, Order management system and
PCI team to understand the impact of defect and bringing to closure.
6.Involved in creation of PCI logviewer using Log4j and to display the output in the excel using POI API.
QA Engineer03/2012 to 02/2013WiproChennai, Tamil Nadu
Kohl's works with Blackhawk Network to provide third party gift cards in Kohl's stores and to provide Kohl's gift cards for other retail venues.
The functionality is limited to card activation, card “store and forward” (offline activation), and card reversals. Other stores that offer gift cards
have additional functionality that increases their sales and flexibility by offering functions such as balance inquiry and re-load.
This project dealswith adding the following functions to Kohl's gift card offering via the Blackhawk GoWallet product:
1.Balance Inquiry – provides balance of account
2.Re-load – load additional funds to an existing card
3.Pre-Authorization Transaction Validation.
1. Analyzing the requirements of the new phase of gift card implementation with that of existing one.
2. Preparing an optimized Test scenarios using Orthogonal Matrix array tool (WIPRO).
3. Validating various authentic mechanism happening between third-party gift card like passing through systems like
RED (Retail Decision) and AJB etc.
4. XML validation at various stages of Intermediary system (TIBCO, MQ-IBM web sphere) to ensure no modification is
happening at any level.
QA Engineer01/2011 to 03/2012WiproChennai, Tamil Nadu
Description: Project name: Production Defects Analyzes
Involves segregating production defects which
has occurred during 2009 to 2011 in Ecommerce site of KOHL's. Identifying and
analyzing severity of the impact with various scenarios and coverage.
1 Requirement gathering of
2.Providing first level of
technical analysis to testing team on issue and new changes.
3.Troubleshooting of issue related
4.Test level strategy which is to
be carried out for testing like regression, functional and Integration testing.
5.Documenting the test results, raising defects,
in Quality Center with screenshots,links and detailed explanation
6.Generating reports in QC with respect to Test
plan and requirement.
Bachelor of Science: Information TechnologoyKarunya UniversityCoimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
Achievement and Awards
Been a key and Active member for delivering all Projects with good quality and 100% Process Compliance.
Received the SME Awards for the project ‘Sterling IBM Fulfillment' which has been selected as best in the organization.
Received ‘Feather in my Cap Award' for successful delivering ‘ATG Ecommerce replatform' at client location.