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Manual Tester

Sterling, VA
November 08, 2018

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Segun Emeka Eledu

Cell: 703-***-****



Seeking a position as a Software Quality Assurance Tester /QA analyst


•Experienced Agile/Scrum and Waterfall QA Tester with 3+ years of testing Software applications for functional, Web Services and Regression Testing in Multiple Domains.

•Experience with Software Quality Assurance Testing on GUI based Client-Server & Web Based applications using Manual and testing procedures.

•Involved in various stages of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) implementing Waterfall, and Agile, Iteration, Scrum methodologies.

•Experience in HP/Mercury Interactive Testing Tools (Quality Center/ALM).

•Experienced in Black Box, Smoke Testing, Usability Testing, Sanity, Functional, Integration, Regression, Front End and Back End Testing.

•Experienced Testing Web Application using QTP by using Record and Play button.

•Experienced in User Acceptance Testing.

•Experience in Quality Center (QC/ALM & JIRA) for Manual Testing and defect Management

•Efficient in implementing QA processes, establishing standards, procedures and methodologies.

•Able to work under pressure to meet deadlines and the ability to work in a cross-functional environment. Effectively able to work as a team member as well as independently.

•Excellent verbal and communication skills with the ability to successfully work with all levels of IT professionals and end users.

•Possess extensive experience in analyzing the Business Requirement Documents, Functional Specifications and Technical Specifications.

•Proficient in developing/writing Software Test Case Design, and Test Scripts based on User Requirements, Specifications and System Requirements documents.

•Responsible for Analysis and Defect Tracking using HP Quality Center/ALM, JIRA.

•Experienced in software Analysis, Requirements Management, Quality Assurance, Configuration Management and Change Control.

•Proficient in Relational Databases and experience writing SQL Queries.

•Experience in working on Windows platform.

•Excellent communication skills with good presentation skills.


Testing Tool

Quality Center/ALM, QTP, TestRail, Selenium IDE

Operating System

Windows 7/8/2000/XP/UNIX,iOS


SQL Server, Oracle, MS-Access


Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome,Safari

Defect Tracking & Management Tools

JIRA, Quality Center/ALM, Testrail


MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Google Doc


Allstate Insurance November 2015-Present

Northbrook, IL

QA Tester

Project description: Worked on a project for online policy management for family and individual insurance. It is a web based application accessed by existing and potential customers. After logging in, the module provides the facility of payment of bills, review of policies and information about new policies. The module also provides free rate quotes for Auto, Home and life insurance. Quote module provides easy and specialized search through facilities like key code and personal invitation number.


Reviewed Business Requirement and Software Specification Requirements to achieve better understanding of the Application.

Developed test cases and scenarios, stored in Quality Center, in accordance to the technical specifications and project plans provided by the appropriate business analysts.

Executed Test Cases and Gathered Test Execution results.

Conducted User Acceptance testing to ensure that developed systems satisfied the needs of business clients as specified in the functional requirements.

Designed developed and implemented User Acceptance testing protocols as the final phase of the applications development.

Performed GUI Testing using QTP by using Record and Play button

Performed Backend testing using SQL queries to access the main database.

Implemented SQL/SQL Scripts and Wrote SQL queries to validate data from GUI to Database

Performed Sanity, Smoke, Functional and User Acceptance testing.

Tested the Application in different Web Browsers and on Multiple Platforms and Windows.

Manually tested calculations of home and auto insurance rates and dividends using MS-Excel and cross checked for results data.

Performed calculations on Excel sheet to estimate how much life insurance a person needs, based on the debts customer has.

Performed extensive manual testing on different modules

Conducted manual functionality and regression testing for each build and version.

Report bugs/defects in the Quality Centre and ensure problem resolution is communicated in a timely and effective manner between Developers, Lead QA and Project Manager

Assisted clients and team in producing high-quality applications.

Environment: Quality Center/ALM, QTP, Oracle, Microsoft Office 2007, SharePoint, Agile

Abt Associates Sept 2013-June 2014

Bethesda, MD

QA Tester

Abt Associates is a mission-driven, global leader in research, evaluation and implementing programs in the fields of health, social and environmental policy, and international development. Known for its rigorous approach to solving complex challenges, Abt Associates is regularly ranked as one of the top 20 global research company.


Reviewed business requirement documents and the technical specifications.

Developed test cases based on functional specifications and design documents.

Maintained requirements and created Traceability between Requirements and Test Cases.

Participated in weekly and bi-weekly status meetings to ensure successful task completions.

Performed regression, integration, and functional platform and performance testing to certify the stability and usability of software systems.

Responsible for providing support to senior QA integration tester in the development and execution of integration test cases.

Responsible for building test environments, gathering test data and documenting defects from the test results.

Worked closely with business and developers in bug triage and ensuring closure of bugs.

Monitored test scripts and status using Microsoft Excel.

Involved in Manual User administration acceptance testing with various combinations.

Environment: Window7 Enterprise, Microsoft Office 2013, SharePoint, Agile


Business Administration & Management, University of Ado-Ekiti.

United Technologies-Computer Information

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