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Quality Engineer Test Cases

Kansas City, Missouri, United States
August 21, 2018

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Kansas City, MO 64118



Software Quality Engineer/Data Analyst


Software Quality Engineer with excellent background encompassing the entire software Testing Lifecycle Including Requirements/Design review, Test Planning, Test Designing, Test Environment Setup, Test Execution and Test Reporting. Diverse work experiences background with promotions and expanded roles of increased professional and technical responsibility throughout career.


Excellent analytical and technical skills and exposure to Manual and Automation Testing of Client Server and Web based Applications.

Expertise in preparing Test Plans, developing, reviewing and executing Test Cases and Test Scripts based on Functional Requirements, Business Requirements and Use Case Documents.

Knowledge in Smoke Testing, Functional Testing, Integration Testing, GUI Testing, Regression Testing, Load/Performance Testing, System Testing and User Acceptance Testing.

Knowledge in developing, documenting and executing test cases manually and generating automated scripts using HP Unified Functional Testing, Performance Testing using Load Runner components like Virtual User Generator, Controller and Analysis.

Experience in Test Management and Defect Reporting tools like Quality Centre/ALM for analysing requirements, documenting and executing test cases, defect tracking and status reporting.

Knowledge in testing back-end applications by writing SQL statements/Queries.

Strong SQL skills and experience with databases like SQL Databases, IBM DB2 and MySQL, Object Oriented Programming concepts, data models, HTML and XML.

Quick learner, strong work ethics and willingness to work hard to achieve employer objectives.

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and ready to take an independent or team challenge.


Testing Methodologies: Smoke, Functional, Integration, Regression, GUI, Load/Performance, System and User Acceptance Testing

Testing Tools: Unified Functional Testing (UFT), HP Load Runner, Selenium, Web Storm, Sybase, MS Access & Excel, Facets, Transaction Manager, Integrated Data Store (IDS), Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW)

Test Management Tools: ALM/Quality Centre 12.2

Defect Tracking Tools: ALM/Quality Centre 12.2, JIRA, Daptiv

Programming Languages: Java, C#, ASP .NET, VB .NET, SQL, Sybase Interactive SQL

Web Technologies: HTML, CSS, XML, VB Script, JavaScript, OOP

MS Suite: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook


IT Consultant July 2016 to Present

Sogeti Kansas-Missouri Kansas City MO

Work collaboratively with development during all stages of projects to provide in-process testing results

Work directly with appropriate stakeholders and development to understand project concepts, objectives, and approach of software development projects

Participate in all aspects of testing, including functional, Technical, regression and system testing

Define scope and objectives of all levels of QA testing

Estimate, prioritize, plan and coordinate quality testing activities

Design test strategies and Created detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases and test data

Review quality specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback

Verify specific action or function of code

Develop and document application test plans based on software requirements and technical specifications

Participate in application Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) planning meetings

Work with cross-functional teams to ensure quality throughout the software development lifecycle

Provide support during development and updates of Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) documents

Collaborate with QA Engineers to develop effective strategies and test plans

Execute test cases manually and analyze results

Create logs to document testing phases and defects

Document anomalies and issues, and report bugs and errors to development teams

Use appropriate test tools and methodologies to execute functional, Technical, integration and data validation tests

Executes and verify positive and negative test cases and document test results, including comparisons between source and target data

Technologies used: Sybase, MS Access & Excel, Facets, Transaction Manager, Integrated Data Store (IDS), Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW)

Software Quality Analyst June 2016 to November 2016

VML (Contract) Kansas City, MO

Test case creation based on the stories.

Execution of Test Cases and logging defects in JIRA

Writing test cases for new business scenarios and uploading them into JIRA.

Reviewing and updating Test Cases as per stories for different releases.

Performed Functional, Regression testing ( Manual and Automated)

Communication with development team and business teams for System Testing

Test Reporting and Issue resolution.

Interacting with Business Analyst and development team for Issue Clarification

Testing all the other functionalities for Mobile App version (iOS & Android)

Prepared the Daily status report and shared to QA Lead.

Technologies used: JIRA, Service Manager, Web storm with Protractor with Automated testing, some soap UI testing, MS office 2013

Software Engineer I/Software Quality Engineer April 2015 to February 2016

NAIC Kansas City, MO

Provide leadership, or directly contribute towards ISQA's special projects and focus areas

Provide training/knowledge transfer for staff inside ISQA and the IS Division, support ISQA's core services, including test automation/execution, load/performance testing, testing tools administration/customization, and maintaining ISQA's Wiki content.

Lead/coordinate/support initiatives related to developing test methodologies, test strategies, and testing frameworks within and outside of the IS Division.

Perform load tests on applications and systems in order to isolate performance related issues as part of the software development life cycle.

Documenting and managing test plans based on business requirements documentation, software specifications and design.

Developing test cases for various system enhancements and releases in different applications

Coordinating with development team in setting up test environments

Developed scripts, Action Based Testing(ABT) Scripts for testing web services application

Technologies used: ALM, HP Load Runner, UFT, Selenium, JIRA, Confluence, MS office 2013

Software Engineer I January 2013 to April 2015

ScriptPro Kansas City, KS

Coordinate activities on multiple project teams in the development, testing and implementation within an agile environment. Extensively use of Java with Eclipse for Java developers and DB2.

Collaborate with clients and the internal business team in defining project scope from examination of work processes, system flow, and data usage in the development of new or revamp of legacy systems.

Continually monitor customer systems ensuring payments transmitted properly. Immediately troubleshoot and resolve processing anomalies for minimal downtime.

Selected to serve as the sole source for all payment file system upgrades to client production environments

Successfully modified the payment file processors java code to differentiate between EDI 820 and 835 formats

Created and executed SQL statements (Joins, subqueries and grouping) in both DB2 production and staging environments to create, update and delete unwanted data in the database tables.

Technologies used: Java EE with Eclipse, Spring MVC Framework, IBM Toad for DB2 Database, Linux as Code Deployment Server, SVN, Apache Ant, ALM, Siebel, Track, MS office 2013

Quality Control Lead October 2005 to January 2013

DEMDACO Kansas City, MO

Initially hired as an entry-level analyst and subsequently promoted into the lead position due to technical and professional abilities.

Conducted detailed statistical analysis and developed reports supported by quantitative data for process improvements.

Developed a novel training manual for newly hired QC staff outlining quality processes used within the warehouse with detailed, but easily comprehended series of flowcharts.

Performed post-inventory study eliminating a substantial inventory imbalance by changing the order in which floor staff performed product information entry

Technologies used: Microsoft Office, Oracle database, Crystal Report Viewer, Cognos.


Missouri National Guard February 2012 to current

Cannon Crewmember Chillicothe Missouri

Supervised and performed maintenance on high valued Lightweight Towed Howitzer artillery (M777-A2); maintained 100% operational rate over a 5-year period

Organized, consolidated, and inventoried over 15,000 of high explosive artillery rounds worth over $3M; maintained a database of ammunition logistics and serial numbers with 100% accountability

Completed complex fire direction calculations for military training operations which resulted in zero safety incidents and over 500+ artillery rounds fired over a 5-year period


Army Achievement Medal National Defense Service Medal Army Service Ribbon Missouri Commendation Medal


Master of Business Administration - Information Systems Management December 2013

DeVry University’s Keller Graduate School of Management Kansas City, MO

GPA 3.28/4.0

Bachelor of Science - Computer Information Systems February 2012

DeVry University Kansas City, MO

GPA 3.5/4.0

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