Tarun Kumar Sharma
Dedicated technical professional experience of 7.2 years in IT, specializing in the QA practices with a background of a functional Tester. Worked on automation, functional, regression, system, integration testing. Experience of SDLC worked on agile and waterfall methodologies. Experience of working on Sales force application. SAFe 4 Certified Practitioner. Good communication and interpersonal skills. Thrive in high pressure situations requiring focused decision making. Technical knowledge is as follows:
Programming Languages: Basic knowledge in C and Core Java
Tools: Selenium, HP ALM, Rally, Unix, JIRA, Git, Postman, Swagger
Cognizant Technology Solutions March 2012- Till Date
Client - Comcast (Mar 2014 - Till Date)
Project -Commercial Workbench (Order management)
Write/enhance test scripts with the Page Object Mode (POM) design pattern for web-based application using JAVA Selenium WebDriver with TestNG automation framework.
Experience in working with Selenium WebDriver tool to test web applications.
Worked on Safe Agile/scrum Environment.
Coordinate with Product owners to write acceptance criteria for technical stories.
Worked on functional API Testing using SOAP UI, Postman and Swagger.
Actively involved in design discussions with the BA and Developers involved in JAD session.
Worked on Sales Force SFDC and Order management application. Experience of working on Sales force application as part of Order Creation, Order Management module. Creation of salesforce custom objects in the application.
Currently working as onshore lead and mentored and trained the team to understand functional capabilities of the application.
Working on Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) project, a SAFe 4 Certified Practitioner.
Designing/Working on automated test cases, test Script involved in In-Sprint automation.
Performed Demos at the Sprint review meetings to the intended stakeholders.
Involved in understanding integration requirements, test estimation, prepare test plan/execution, sprint planning, PI sessions.
Involved in end to end system, Integration testing and provide UAT support.
Provided technical support to offshore team.
Participated in Detailed Design sessions for several Business Releases and coordinated Business Readiness Testing activities.
Handled Defect Triage Meetings and collaborated with Ops, networking, Dev Teams taking issues to closure.
Organized and given boot camp sessions to different teams across the account.
Client – NetApp (Oct 2012 – Feb 2014)
Project- NetApp Support site implementation
Involved in creating, reviewing test cases and test case execution.
Involved in User acceptance testing activities.
Involved in handling Sprint Retrospection calls.
Involved in different testing activities like smoke testing functional testing, regression testing, sanity testing and Reporting the bug in ALM and Rally and follow up till the closure.
Involved in to re-platform and modernize the existing Support site with modified workflows towards enhancing the rich user experience.
Performed Cross-Browser compatibility testing.
Involved in isolating, replicating, and reporting defects and verifying defect fixes.
Worked on Agile Environment.
Healthways (July 2012 – Oct 2012)
Worked as an Oracle/ SQL Database Administrator.
Involved in running and debugging DB queries, running the blocking Sessions, executing batch jobs.
B.Tech – Information Technology SKPEC, Anna University, Tamil Nadu, India
Test Analyst - 2017
Associate -Offshore Team Lead – 2015
Programmer Analyst - 2013
Programmer Analyst Trainee- 2012
Visa Status: Active H1B (May 2017, first visit to USA)