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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -
Professional Summary

Over 5 years of experience in the field of Software Quality Assurance Testing in Manual Testing, and exposure to Automation Testing. Full understanding and experience in Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), and Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC) for Desktop, and Web-based applications. Seeking a position to grow and surpass challenges as a Quality Assurance Analyst carrying assigned duties.

  • Solid experience in System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC) in Agile-Scrum and Waterfall environments.
  • Expertise in analysis of business and functional requirements and a strong background in creating and executing Test Plans, Test Scenarios, Test Cases, Test Data and Test Reports for manual tests.
  • Hands-on experience performing Functional, Back-End, End-to-End, Integration, and Regression of complex electronic trading systems across a number of internally developed applications.
  • Experience in creating Requirements Traceability Matrix to ensure comprehensive test coverage of requirements.
  • Skilled in defect management, analysis, and reporting using Quality Center and JIRA.
  • Comfortable in different environments and use Linux terminal to troubleshoot application issues in logs and identify the reasons for errors.
  • Ability to construct complex SQL queries applying business logic filters based on Specifications, perform data quality checks or data validations in the RDBMS.
  • Proficient in testing complex systems and understanding different asset classes in Capital Markets including Equity, Fixed Income, and Derivatives.
  • Experienced in working with FIX Protocol, XML messages and using VeriFIX to perform End-to-End
  • Testing as well as execute manuals for electronic trading platforms.
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to triage tasks in an efficient way to accomplish tasks.
  • Self-starter who is comfortable working in a very dynamic environment, with rapidly changing priorities.
  • Team player, result-oriented, quick learner, easily adopt, excellent communication skills.
  • Test Case Management: HP ALM/QC, Jira
  • Database: MS SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL
  • Browsers: Chrome, FF, IE, Edge, Safari
  • Project environment: C++, HTML, XML, Java, VBScript, JavaScript, VeriFix, UFT, python, Selenium
Work History
05/2018 to Current
Quality Assurance Analyst Aptive Pest Control Corpus Christi, TX,

Trader Workstation is a comprehensive and powerful desktop trading platform that allows traders/investors to find trading/investment opportunities, analyze them, and place a trade. Through this application, users can trade stocks, options, ETF, FX, futures, bonds, and mutual funds.


  • Worked in a project run on Agile methodology and concentrated on Equity Trading
  • Analyzed Business Requirement Document (BRD) and Functional Specifications Document (FSD) to overall understand the project aim and discussed with BA the emerged questions
  • Used HP ALM to organize and manage all phases of software testing, including test plan, test case, test execution, log/track defects using JIRA tools, and creating Test Analysis Report (TAR)
  • Created Requirement Traceability Matrix to verify that all requirements of each module are covered with test cases
  • Performed Smoke, GUI, Positive/Negative, Boundary, Functional, End-to-End, Back-End/FIX Message-Api, and Regression testing
  • Prepare and run shell scripts in Linux/Unix to generate traded market data for clients and tested client reports
  • Involve in Automation Testing by selecting, updating, and running Test Scripts and comparing input and output
  • Perform (non-function) testing include Performance testing, Load, and Volume Testing for Trading Order Management System
  • Responsible for conducting End to End testing of a complete trading cycle for equities: including pre-trade, actual trade, and post-trade stages
  • Extracted FIX Logs using Linux Box; analyzed them by interpreting tags and values with and without FIX translator
  • Intensively worked with SQL to write queries for Back-End testing in order to verify data integrity
  • Verified order types and TIF in the drop-down menu during GUI testing and how they work in combination with each other
  • Manually tested the functionality of trading stocks and executed Trading Reports to cross-check with database and FIX logs
  • Extensively used VeriFIX to perform End-to-End testing of a Trade Life Cycle
  • Worked closely with the Automation team to select which test cases should be automated
  • Consulted and collaborated with the developer’s team to make sure the bugs were fixed and tracked
  • Worked with BA and Project Manager to discuss and collect new change requests and their requirements
  • Participated in production support issues, recreated/retested defects reported by the Client Support team
  • Engaged in root cause analysis for defects and provided process improvement to avoid in the future
  • Prepared test summary reports with details of executed, passed, and failed test cases
  • Participated in walkthrough meetings to discuss progress, showstoppers, enhancement, and modification


08/2016 to 05/2018
Test Engineer Sanmina Sci Huntsville, AL,

Liquidnet helps users/investors to buy or sell Equities and Fixed income. The platform uses a Dark Pool network to match orders from institutions and execute them on agreed-upon price also it helps the investors to trade large blocks of stocks and bonds.


  • Read and interpreted client requirements and design specifications to gain a full understanding of each an application under test
  • Created robust test scenarios for the electronic trading and portfolio management systems, monitored the full requirement coverage by created test cases and prepare test suites for the execution in HP ALM
  • Part of the QA team with a focus on Fixed Income Trading in a fast-paced Agile environment
  • Developed and managed Test plans while providing status updates to QA Management with well-created test metrics and providing graphs/tables configured in HP ALM
  • Collaborated with Business Analyst and Developers during the Sprint to handle application changes and issues with collectively well-prioritized plans
  • Identified and Documented detailed JIRA tickets including all necessary artifacts and steps
  • Created Tests to verify the systems and subsystems usability, business functionalities and design issues on the front end by comparing with Design documents and technical specifications documents
  • Performed additional tests on server loads and database queries
  • Ensured that all automated testing related activities were carried out as per the standards
  • Ran SQL queries for data validation and verifies the back-end data while processing the transactions and generating the fees, application calculations based on business logic
  • Reported and logged defects through HP ALM to developers. Interacted with developers on the status of bugs reported on a regular basis
  • Conducted Knowledge transfer for the new QA team members or other teams that needed our expertise forserving the Client, for the implementation team in creating the right tests
  • Assisted Engineers in handling Production Issues by reproducing Issues and proving possible analysis
  • Created Requirement Traceability Matrix to make sure that all requirements are covered with test cases
03/2015 to 08/2016
Software Quality Assurance Tester Nes Associates Asheville, NC,

Citibank, N.A is the consumer banking division of leading financial services company Citigroup, one of the largest banks holding companies in the United States. The Online Banking Application was developed for the customers to enable them to manage their finances online and perform various transactions like accessing personal accounts, checking account balances, credit card accounts, transfer funds, and other products and services.

  • Responsibilities:
  • Was part of the process that followed the Waterfall methodology
  • Analyzed, reviewed Business Requirements Document (BRD), and Functional Specifications Document
  • Wrote review reports and test scenarios for a better understanding of the client’s specifications
  • Created test cases to cover the functional requirements of the project
  • Performed a broad spectrum of Black Box Testing, such as Smoke to ensure that project is ready for further testing
  • Executed Regression, End-to-End, Functional testing
  • Performed Positive, Negative, Boundary testing to ensure that every module was working properly
  • Maintained the Defect Profile Document for tracking and managing the occurring bugs
  • Executed Back-End testing using SQL queries to access the database
  • Performed GUI Testing to ensure that the interface and all its modules worked according to the requirements
  • Interacted with Business Analyst, Project, and Test manager to define and clarify the testing scope
  • Used HP ALM for Defect Life Cycle management, test execution, and requirements coverage
  • Prepared Requirement Traceability Matrix to verify that all requirements are linked to corresponding test cases
  • Created status summary reports of executed, passed, and failed test cases
  • Managed problem solving and root cause analysis when defects occurred
  • Organized the workflow for the timely issuance of deliverables
  • Interacted and cooperated with developers, SME, Project Management, and SIT team members through the entire testing process to prioritize bug resolution and the delivery of defect-free products
  • Performed integration testing to ensure that software is working as a whole
  • Prepared integration test reports and updated project data collection sheets
  • Actively participated in review meetings throughout the project and at the end of system integration testing
Expected in
MS: Finance
Alexandria University - Alexandria, Egypt,
Expected in
: Certified Scrum Master
Int Scrum Institute - New York, NY,

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