Seasoned professional with deep Finance Domain, Banking & Healthcare domain experience in SDLC (Software Development life cycle) with core strength in Project, Program, Test Automation, Test Lead and Test Management.
Experienced in managing programs involving impacts to multiple Business units and critical enterprise application with geographically distributed teams.
Experience in creating Test Automation framework using JAVA & Python.
Deep dive knowledge in Agile, waterfall, DevOps testing methodology with excellent leadership skills in managing teams to define and develop unit, SIT, E2E, UAT, Parallel, regression and Defect Management plans.
Excellent verbal and written skills, especially with regards to presenting finding to both technical and non-technical audience.
Extensive experience in multi-platform Complex integrated environment.
Test automation tool: Selenium Web driver, Selenium IDE, RFT, SOAP UI, TOSCA, IBM infosphere, HP Quick test professional (QTP), UFT.
Test management tools: JIRA, Rational tools, CTD.
Net, Windows, Structured
API, Window, Supervisory
Automation, Modeling, Supervision
Automation tools, New product development, Troubleshooting
Coaching, OOPS, UNIX
COBOL, Operating systems, Validation
Concept, OS, Web applications
Content, PL SQL, Websites
Validating data, Page
Data Base, Peer review
Directing, Performance management
Documentation, Problem-solving skills
Functional, Quick test professional
HTML, Quality assurance
IMS DB, Scripting
JSON, Testing software
Sr. Test Lead, IBM, December 2016-CurrentRichmond, Virginia
Effectively lead teams with various staffing models of internal and external on-shore and off-shore resources.
Provided leadership and supervisory oversight to quality assurance.
Experience with testing internationalization and localized web applications and content.
Developed Automation Test Scripts in Selenium WebDriver using Java on the design pattern Page Object Model for reusability and applied OOPS concept to create the robust framework for the UI automation testing.
Developed Automation Framework for .Net applications & Backend testing in RFT tool using Java coding language.
Prepared Test Case using Data Driven, Hybrid, Modular, and Keyword Driven Framework in WebDriver.
Reviewing the Test Reports using TestNG framework.
Performed Webservices automation using SOAP UI Pro.
Developed SQL queries and joins for validating data in Data Base and used Excel and XML files for Data Driven Automation testing.
Proven skills in articulating and communicating data-driven insights and strategies both verbally and in writing to colleagues and senior leadership.
Strong analytical, organizational and problem-solving skills.
Ability to communicate in a succinct and precise manner for management contacts.
Ability to communicate in technical detail to development and vendor resources.
Test Lead, IBM, December 2014-December 2016Richmond, Virginia
Collaborated with the SCRUM teams & Product Owners on a multi-platform test automation framework by working with best of breed technologies like Python and Automation tools like Selenium.
Reviewed requirement specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback.
Performed manual and automation Integration testing using SOAP UI tool.
Created detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test case.
Participated in troubleshooting and triaging of issues with different teams to drive towards root cause identification and resolution.
Supported production deployment of applications and performing "validation testing" during the off-hour's maintenance window.
Performed load and performance tests on applications.
Developed and executed moderate to high complex automated test under management supervision.
Responsible for defining the automation framework and for using scripting language like python / Java to create the framework and automating the test cases.
Created Project Test Strategy, Master/Child Test Plan, Regression Plan and User Acceptance Test Plan, End to End Test Plan, Test Evaluation Summary document for all the Projects & Change request.
Worked with a global team and responsible for directing/reviewing the test planning and execution work efforts of an offshore team.
Worked with automation team to design and develop automated test suites for the websites using selenium and RFT tool.
Worked with developers to capture development test objects and use in automation testing.
Measured system performance on multi-user platform through test scenarios using automated testing software, providing analysis results and recommendation.
Develop and maintain an automation framework and scripts to drive quality and efficiency improvements for a healthcare application.
Participated in peer review to ensure the completeness of all Test Assets created.
Automated Regression bed using RFT Automation tool which in turn saved lot of manual work and produced many critical defects.
Sr. Test Analyst, IBM, February 2012-November 2014Bangalore, Karnataka
Received and interpreted product owner's specification.
Created Test Plan, Test Scenario, Test Cases and executed for new product development.
Worked with on - and offsite quality assurance team to coordinate testing.
Continuously updated test documentation.
Tested multiple version of company software, taking into consideration various geographical location and browser platform to ensure all products worked as designed.
Provide expertise in scope definition, effort estimating and sizing for automation testing.
Assist automation test team in the development of all testing-related documentation, including test plans, test cases/scripts, and defect reports.
Reporting of key testing statistics and trends related to test design and execution highlighting system quality and team status against committed project milestones.
Manage IT Test Environments.
Manage the execution of System/Integration/Functional tests and the documentation of tests results.
Manage the defect logging/tracking/reporting process.
Manage the day-to-day work of all direct reports.
Responsible for maintaining oversight and guidance to the day-to-day operations of the Regional QA teams.
Facilitating discussion between QA and Ops management to highlight strengths, address potential areas for improvement and to provide after-review best practices feedback to the Hub
Responsible for performance management, coaching and supporting hiring and training.
As senior resource who has responsibility for the Country Hub Team and reports to the Regional Hub QA Lead to ensure accuracy and synchronization of the QA team.
Work to ensure testing is on schedule and identify and proactively work with management on issues that are delaying testing.