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Test Cases Manager

Location:
Aurora, Colorado, United States
Posted:
February 23, 2018

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Meenu Gupta Walia

ac4k97@r.postjobfree.com

303-***-****

Summary:

•Result driven leader with over 19 years of experience in IT industry with emphasis in Automation / Manual testing of Web and Client/Server based applications.

•I have managed projects from concept to implementation while leveraging various SDLC frameworks or methodologies such as Agile and Waterfall, to deliver desired outcomes. Performed requirements gathering, scope definition, plans, schedules, estimates, and status reports.

• Expertise in Testing levels like Sanity, System, Inter-System and Regression Testing, Usability Testing

Test Plan, Test Design, Traceability, Test Extensive knowledge about Software Testing life cycle (STLC).

Regular Interaction with Business users, System Analysts, Development team for delivering quality software.

•Excellent Analytical and Communication skills.

•Leads complex projects as necessary and provides technical guidance and direction to junior staff members.

•Active team participant for multiple software products to include desktop and web in an Agile environment.

•Interviewed and Evaluated new candidates. Participated with Human Resources in defining department career path criteria within the Quality Assurance department.

Experienced in Agile, Waterfall and Scrum Methodologies.

•Extensive Experience in Developing QA Standards, Test Plans, Test Strategy, Test Scenarios, Traceability Matrix and Test Cases based on Business and Functional Specifications.

•Expertise in Backend and Regression testing for complex software projects in distributed Client/Server and Web-based applications.

•Video and live Streaming Testing

•Demonstrated creative, systematic, problem solving and follow through strengths.

•Polished professional and versatile team player with excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills.

•Expertise in testing of application developed using JAVA, J2EE, VB and .NET architectures

•Involved in Integration, System, Functional, GUI, User Acceptance and Regression Testing & Back-end testing, Web services and API level testing using SOAP UI.

•Possess excellent communication and organization skills with the ability to adapt to a new environment.

•Motivated self-starter with exceptional interpersonal skills. Good team player with the ability to work in time sensitive environments.

Technical Expertise:

Testing Tools : SOAP UI, API web services, QTP, Test Manager, Win runner,

Visual Studio (TFS)

Defect tracking tools : Quality Center, Test Director, JIRA, HP Quality Center, Test Director,

DDTS, Jira, Rational Clear Quest, Track gear, Track Web, PVCS Tracker,

Operating Systems : MS DOS, Windows 95, 98, 2000, NT, XP, UNIX, Linux, VxWorks,

Wind River, Sun Solaris, Vista. Windows 2000.

Languages : C, Visual Basic 5.0/4.0, FrontPage4.0, .net, ASP.net, VB.net,

JAVA, J2EE, VB script, C++, XML, HTML, PLSQL, Groovy Script

Database : Server 2000, SQL PLUS 3.3, PL/SQL, SQL Forms 4.5, SQL Report Writer

Quality Assurance : Client / Server Testing, Web Base Testing, Epic, Quality Assurance Testing, Cloud Computing, Quality Control, Backend Testing, Black Box Testing, GUI Testing, Functional Testing, Video Testing, Integration Testing, Regression Testing, Stress Testing and Load Testing, SAOP, HL7 Testing, Oracle Table manipulation using SQL & TOAD, SQR 4.0, Reports 2.5, TOAD, Source Control, Robot, WinRunner, Test Director, DDTS, Jira, Rational Clear Quest, Track gear, Track Web, PVCS Tracker, Visual Interdev, Oracle SQL Developer(1.0.0.15), Star Team, HP-Quality Center, Cloud Computing,Rest API, Fiddler

Professional Experience:

US Bank

June 20th 2016 – Present

PFAM Lead (Project Functional Accountability Model)

•Current working with a US Bank Web-applications as a PFAM Lead within the organization that allowed for involvement in the delivery of products at every phase of the SDLC, utilizing experience as a Senior QA Lead/Analyst to help keep projects within budget, scope, and scheduled.

•Worked closely with upper management to make sure that the scope and direction of each project is on schedule,

•Worked as a PFAM Lead to manage a software quality team to deliver a high-quality software.

Aligned team members where skill set to best fit within project and deadlines.

•Provided guidance and strong leadership to quality engineers on multiple software projects which consisted of US Bank products.

•Supported and guided QA teams, ensuring daily and project activities were completed. Teamed with developers, coaches, product owners and management, enabling products to be market ready.

•Develop detailed reports explaining accessibility defects identified through. Where possible suggest remediation methods/techniques.

•Worked directly with teams to help identify accessibility gaps, software engineers on best practices, and contribute to on-going policy and guidelines for accessibility standards and requirements.

•Developed and ran daily bug triage process, ensuring all defects were being discussed and prioritized correctly.

•Communicating effectively with business units, IT Development, Project Management and other support staff on testing timelines, deliverables, status and other information.

•Assessing risk to the project based on the execution and validation and making appropriate recommendations.

•Ability to interpret quality audits, drive improvements and change, and facilitate test methodology discussions across the business unit

•Creating daily defect Status reports and distribute among the team Work with remote team members across the United States and internationally.

•I have managed projects from concept to implementation while leveraging various SDLC frameworks or methodologies such as Agile and Waterfall, to deliver desired outcomes. Performed requirements gathering, scope definition, plans, schedules, estimates, and status reports.

•Worked closely with Project Managers (PMs) to develop project schedule, estimate QA resource hours for testing and software deployment.

•Managed multiple software development projects simultaneously

•Identifying the testable requirements and prepare the test strategy, Test Plans, Test cases

•Experience with VersionOne, Quality Center, Excel, Word, Outlook, WebEx, Visio, Jaws and NVDA17

Thomson Reuters/Legal/LiveNote

June 09th 2007 – June 10th 2016

Senior Quality Assurance Analyst/Lead

•Successfully working on high profile projects for both web and desktop applications in the Legal/Litigation discovery industry.

•Designed, structured and executed QA strategies for automation platforms Soap UI 5.1, HP Quality Center, Test Manager 2013,Visual Studio 2013 TFS and SQL Developer 4.0, API platform.

•Successfully lead web application project with limited documentation in a Waterfall and Agile environment

Assisted with test case creation and testing for desktop and Web applications utilized by Legal industry. Coordinated and structured web testing strategies.

•Prioritized multiple projects activities, to develop and maintain modular and extensible QA test automation frameworks for multiple concurrent projects to meet deadlines.

•Worked in association with developer teams, finding, discussing, documenting, recreating, troubleshooting, debugging, verifying and reporting problems or bugs.

•Video and Live Streaming Testing

•Worked closely with Project Managers (PMs) to develop project schedule, estimate QA resource hours for testing and software deployment

•Involved in sprint planning for QA test cycle, estimation and creation of Test Strategy, Test Plan, Test Cases and Test Suites.

McKesson Corp.

Quality Assurance Analyst

January 2007- May 2007

•Responsible for performing functional and regression testing of core products including the testing multiple combinations of the products requiring the use of various application servers, databases, operating systems.

•Responsible for creating Daily and Weekly Defect and Testing Status Reports from HP QC 10.0 and reports to Project Manager, and to the Business during Test Execution Phase

•Worked closely with the software developers and designers to understand features and technical implementation

•Involved in sprint planning for QA test cycle, estimation and creation of Test Strategy, Test Plan, Test Cases and Test Suites

A Lehman Brothers Company

Quality Assurance Lead

June 2006 – Dec 2006

•Perform Quality Assurance and Testing tasks on complex Loan Origination software named EMPOWER. Help the Business and IT define requirements in a logical manner.

•Create defects using Jira and Verify them once returned. Received numerous meritorious raises in only 2 months due to my ability to: take initiatives, help others learn and grow, and learn/perform at a very fast pace. Work with Rapid SQL in order to test the Oracle DB

EchoStar

Software QA Analyst

July 2005 – April 2006

•Project: Worked on Data Center Move Project, undertaken by Echo star for moving applications from their old server locations at their Riverfront, Denver Colorado unit to their new location at Meridian, Denver Colorado without unacceptable interruption to the business and their support applications.

•Participated in DC Move’s strategy build meeting for identifying applications in bundles and forecasting risk involved. Participated in intensive planning and implementation of DC Move work. Made and implemented Test Plans for applications for SAT testing and business validation. Studied Test Director to keep track of Defects identified by SAT team.

Time Warner Telecom

Senior Software QA Analyst

January 2005 – June 2005

•Tested AMOF web based integrated work flow provisioning system contained of the following modules: CAM - customer account manager, CPM - customer product manager, CPO - customer product ordering, Java, JavaScript, Web Logic, XML, XSLT, Web Services, UNIX, OS 400, Oracle database, Sybase database, .net applications, SQL Server, Defect tracking system - Test Director 8.0., Composed test cases and tracked IR’s. Testing was done using Main frame. Participated in the requirements meetings. Composed requirements and created test cases. Used WinRunner Mercury tool for executed test cases.

Gambro,

Senior Software QA Test Engineer

July 2003 – December 2004

•Performs unit and integration testing in the trima and Elutra (CES) software development groups on MS Windows 2000 and MS SQL 2000 and UNIX platforms in Oracle and Sybase test environments. Applications on which testing was done was Epic applications, web and client/server Based applications. Worked on Cadence module which accommodates the needs of each clinician, room, and piece of equipment. Also worked on HL7 (Health Level 7) Protocol to transfer data. Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) application layer protocol that facilitates the exchange management information between network devices was used.

Level 3 Communications

Software QA Test Engineer

•Izoic is aimed to offers Private Lines, Wave Lengths, IP services and also integrity the Metro Dark fiber service that can be provisioned on time. Level3 fiber network combines both local and long distance networks connecting customers end to end. Performs integration testing and regression testing in izoic development group on MS 2000 in oracle and Java test environment. Applications on which testing was done was web and client/server Based. Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) application layer protocol and Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP) were used. Worked as a team member in the testing of the GUI screens. Backend testing was done using SQL statements. Responsibilities included writing the test plan and executing the test cases manually. Test Director is used to write test cases. DDTS defect tracking tool was used to report the bugs.

Lucent Technologies

Software Test Engineer

•The Arbor/OM is an order mgmt system that supports order handling and workflow mgmt activities for product and services in converging telecommunications markets. Performs unit and integration testing in the Arbor/OM Software development group on MS Windows NT and UNIX platforms in oracle and Sybase test environments in billing and inventory applications. The front end and back end of the application was developed in Visual C and C. Worked as a team member in the testing of the GUI screens. Backend testing was done using SQL statements. Responsibilities included writing the test plan and executing the test cases manually and automated afterwards. Execute test cases through WinRunner updated test cases by TSL. Created and maintains the test team website, takes an active role in the implementation of state of the art software lifecycle processes and the over all QA effort. Preparation, running and maintenance of Test Suites for Smoke Regression, Integration and Ad-Hoc testing Released sign offs based on test results and monthly project reports Coordinated work team members to resolve queries and provide any support that is required. Writing SQL queries against the database for various testing purposes.

US West Communications

QA Tester

•The Center for Customer Experience, US WEST Communications (CCE) is aimed to accurately locate, respond and resolve customer issues, It is initiated to provide the customer a better relationship and a single point of contact with US WEST, the CCE tracks and follows customer related issues to their completion, this application is being implemented using clarify front office 98 (Version 6.0), by a large team consisting of US WEST, Andersen Consulting and contractors in Denver and Minneapolis locations. Worked as a team member in the testing of the GUI screens. Performed unit, integration and system testing. Worked as a associate technical writer where the functions involved in were maintaining a generic library, base lining the QMO documents and creating web pages for the US West intranet using FrontPage4.0. Worked as a team member in the testing of the GUI screens. Took initiative to maintain the QA/Development computer lab by Ghosting machines, ensuring that appropriate testing environments are available for desktop and client-server applications for both the Quality Assurance and Software Development departments.

Anthem Customer Information System

Developer & Accountant

APTECH Software Personnel Management System

Developer & Tester

•EDUCATION, PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS & INTERESTS

•Masters Kurukshetra University, India

•Bachelor of Education Maharashi Dayanand University, India

•Bachelor of Science 4 year degree B.Sc Kurukshetra University, India

•Diploma in Programming in C/C++, UNIX, Aptech Computer Education

•Certification in Arbor/BP and Accounting

•Received Silver Shield Award

•Executive Development Program in Developer 2000, Oracle, SQL



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