Expert in Manual/Web Testing Mobile Testing Experience 8 -Year Record of Proven Results
*Senior software QA Lead with full system development lifecycle experience, including designing, developing and implementing test plans, test cases and test processes fueling swift corrective actions, significant cost savings and fault-free audits.
*Qualifications with more than Eight years of QA software testing experience and user-acceptance testing experience.
*Backed by strong credentials including a computer science degree, ISTQB certification, Six Sigma yellow belt and Microsoft Certified professional certificate; basic knowledge in selenium web drive and QTP Automation tools; advanced command of various testing suites, agile methodologies; and cross-platform skills in Windows and MAC.
SQA Testing & Methodologies
Test Plans, Cases & Processes
Android & I phones) *Regression & Negative Testing
UI & Compatibility Testing
Data Interface & Migration Testing
Browser Compatibility Testing *Testing Automation
Defect / Bug Tracking
Test Strategies & Coverages
QA & QC Standards HP ALM, HP Quality Center, HP Quickest Professional, HP Unified Functional Testing, Selenium Suite, Agile; SOAPUI, TFS, SQL, XML, Windows, MAC, UNIX, Rally, Bugzilla, Omni bug, web analytics, Load runner, Perfecto, ACH and card processing testing, Mainframe Blue zone, Batch job testing, BMC Remedy, Front and Back end testing.
Software Testing specializing in Retail Banking and Financial sector solutions - BB&T Promoted to serve as lead QA tester, overseeing quality-assurance testing and teams for client software and systems development projects.
Supervise a eight-member software QA testing team in developing and implementing quality-assurance and quality-control methodologies to ensure compliance with QA standards, federal regulations and customer specifications.
Created and executed software test plans, test estimations, test cases to uncover, identify and document software problems and their causes.
Prevented hundreds of thousands of dollars in erroneous charges to online banking (BB&T) by identifying software bug in automated testing tools (QTP).
Lead communication and coordination with the India QA Team and provide status on a regular basis Research and document the root cause for output issues and identify which areas are not in sync Analyze BI/Performance Analytic Reports and Dashboards to ensure that client data and report outputs are in sync with the source data Identified the root cause of intermittent issues with the online banking portal and with the investment banking AMA accounts, leading to a no-fault audit finding.
Transitioned software development efforts to a test-driven development (TDD) process, which brought QA testing in on the front-end of the development cycle for gains in code quality, software functionality and programmer productivity.
Conducted formal and informal product design reviews throughout the software development life cycle to provide input on functional requirements, product designs, schedules and potential issues.
Created test measures from requirements documents, best practices, and user interviews.
09/2009 to 01/2012
Senior QA TesterCognizant Technology Solutions – Chennai, India
Joined QA Team as a key member of software testing team and served as the subject matter expert for the redesign projects in the online banking.
Assisted with user-acceptance testing and defect tracking for three new software releases.
Perform system integration, functional, regression, user interface and performance testing on modifications/enhancements prior to production releases via manual and/or automated techniques Understand the effect of iterative development and release management processes dictated by an Agile Scrum environment Plans and defines testing approach, and provides advice on test prioritization based on the project schedule Mentor junior QA team members and/or the offshore QA team.
07/2008 to 08/2009
Quality Analyst TesterACCENTURE SERVICES PVT LTD – Bengaluru, India
External testing group providing quality-assurance assessment of US #1 Telecom services - AT&T.
Performed system, unit, performance, load, regression, stress and data interface testing.
Provided client developer teams with detailed reports on quality metrics, identified bugs/flaws and recommended fixes.
Created company's first comprehensive database of documented test defects and procedures to enable accurate replication and ensure compliance with standards.
Accelerated average QA testing turn-around time by 25% or more, allowing company to accept more testing projects without increasing staff.
Designed and implemented automated testing tools and programs addressing areas including database impacts, software scenarios, regression testing, negative testing, error/bug retests and usability.
Documented software defects using bug tracking system and reported defects involving program functionality, output, online screen and content to software developers.
Delivered thorough QA testing reports that determined product quality and release readiness.
Bachelors in Computer Science and Engineering: Computer Science Anna University - Chennai, Tamilnadu, India
Microsoft Certified professional (MCP) -:
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) -: