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Experience in manual and automation testing

Location:
Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
Salary:
70000-80000
Posted:
February 22, 2019

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RAMAN GANDHAM ISTQB CERTIFIED TESTER

Brampton, ON, L6R 0G1 T: 416-***-**** E: ac8kmy@r.postjobfree.com

SOFTWARE TESTER QA ANALYST SOFTWARE TEST ANALYST

PROFILE SUMMARY

A highly motivated and detail oriented Software Quality Test Analyst & Selenium Developer (Automation Developer) with over up to 5 years of experience. Solid understanding & experience in test case development, test scripting, test planning, test automation using frameworks. Knowledge and familiarity of different Software Testing methodologies, SDLC, PMLC & Agile development practices. In depth understanding of testing strategies, models, testing processes & procedures and development of testing deliverables.

SOFTWARE QUALITY ASSURANCE, SOFTWARE TESTING & TEST AUTOMATION

Analyzed business, functional & technical requirements to create detailed test cases established the test case development best practices

Designed, created & maintained regression test suites for all assigned projects over multiple releases

Good understanding of automation test strategies, automation test plans including Selenium Automation frameworks and regression test strategies

Helped in requirement gathering related to test environment and test data based on test cases

In depth knowledge of developing Test Plans, Test cases, Automated test scripts specifying the Testing Overview, Test Approach/Test Strategy, Scope, Roles and Responsibilities, Test phases like System Integration, Regression, Functional, Black box, Security, Exploratory, Cross browser compatibility, Cross platform compatibility and User Acceptance Testing

Good knowledge of data driven testing including parameterization, synchronization points, descriptive programming techniques and using Function libraries and Object repositories

Good understanding and familiarity with automation frameworks

Gathered test environment requirements and test data requirements to support the build and deployment process

Knowledge of development languages such as C, C++, Core Java & HTML

Created easy to read test summary reports to clearly indicate the variance from planned execution

Understanding of testing best practices like ISTQB & IEEE standards

Good customer interaction skills, assisting in developing a co-operative team/customer work relationships

Good research, analysis skills with focus on continuous improvement

RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE SUMMARY

ROLE

SYSTEM TESTER

COMPANY

Natus Excel TECH

DURATION

Apr 2016-present

APPS & DEVICE SUPPORT TESTER

D-LINK

SEP 2013 – OCT 2015

JR. SOFTWARE TESTER

MARKETING STORE

May 2013 – AUG 2013

SOFTWARE TEST ANALYST

Decurtis

Feb 2012 – Nov 2012

PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATIONS & TRAINING

ISTQB Certified Tester (CTFL), 2015

Certificate course in Software Testing, 2011

Linux/Unix Operating system Certification, (Sheridan College - 2014)

Data communication and Networking Certification, (Sheridan College - 2013)

Hardware Troubleshooting & Maintenance Certification, (Sheridan College - 2013)

Certificate course in Selenium Webdriver with Core Java, 2014

Pursuing Agile Scrum Master Certification

WORK EXPERIENCE DETAILS

SYSTEM TESTER APR 2016 – PRESENT

NATUS (MEDICAL DEVICE) TEAM SIZE: 6 PROJECTS: MEDICAL DEVICE & APPLICATION

TECHNOLOGY: SQL SERVER, JIRA, MS OFFICE, WINDOWS

SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES: Verification testing for new releases of software and systems. Logging defects in Jira. Worked with different operating systems and Different languages to verified defects. Provide verification reports.

Creating, updating and executing test protocols

Reporting defects in defect tracking system and verifying fixes for defects

Worked web based and windows based applications Creating verification reports

Assembling and configuring multi-computer setups for verification of systems and software

More involved in load, performance and regression testing

Executed test protocols and defect reports

Performed black box, system, stress, user acceptance testing and tested different languages (Russian, Italian, French)

Involved using signal and function generators

Worked with different medical devices

Deep knowledge of confluence page and agile

More involved in manual testing to verified the medical device according to protocol

In-depth knowledge of Troubleshoot with hardware and operating system

Worked with server, machine manager and medical devices

Good understanding for documentation and creating reports

D-LINK TEAM SIZE: 5 PROJECTS: TECHNICAL APP & DEVICE SUPPORT

TECHNOLOGY: ASP.Net, Java, PHP, SQL Server 2008, MySQL, Web logic, MS Office, JIRA, QTP V10.0

SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES: Worked as a QA Analyst on 3 projects involving new functionalities and integration in between D-Link’s website and internal systems (CRM & Troubleshooter) developing test cases & assisting in developing the test strategy/plan, logging defects as per the test process. Spent about 50% of time on technical support activities.

Executed the testing for various small and medium complexity applications/product upgrade projects

Partnered with development and Line of business teams to identify and build the UAT test scenarios

Designed specific tests for both Test to Pass and Test to Fail criteria

Created reusable test data using excel macros

Identified specific test scenarios to develop test data

Created test status reports for team and management review

Developed test plans, test cases, and test schedules based on high-level and detailed designs

Created and executed the test cases for various scenarios, and participated actively in system, integration and regression testing for every new build deployed

As part of the testing team actively participated in defect resolution

Extensively performed manual testing, functional and user acceptance testing (UAT) on multiple web-based applications

Performed all web site specific testing including Testing UI, Navigation, links, and design etc.

Performed cross browser compatibility testing on IE, Firefox & Safari

Participated in review meetings and took the initiative to meet the QA testing targets

Participated in daily status meetings to report any bugs, issues and newly identified risks/issues

Provide basic troubleshooting and customer support to customers by email, on-line chat and telephone

Ensured effective and systematic troubleshooting to resolve customer issues, and validate that information provided is accurate

Completed all documentation and notes required for call resolution

Jr. SOFTWARE TESTER (Internship) May 2013 – AuG 2013

MARKETING STORE TEAM SIZE: 8 PROJECTS: WEB APLICATION TESTING

TECHNOLOGY: MS Office, .Net, Windows, MS SQL Server, Visual Studio, JIRA

SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES: Worked as a Software Tester on small to medium size initiatives reviewing the business requirements, developing test cases, gathering test data requirements, executing the test cases as per schedule, logging defects and reporting on the progress. Worked on multiple small and medium scale projects

Gathered test data requirements from team members and created test data (negative and positive) to ensure test coverage of specifications by scenarios by reviewing with the business & other team resources

Organized Test case review sessions to review test cases and gather feedback on required modifications

Performed different types of Functional and Regression testing

Developed, maintained, and executed test cases

Performed backend testing, created SQL queries to verify backend

Logged Defects and prioritized defects and tracked them to closure as per the defect management process

Jr. SOFTWARE TESTER FEB 2012 – NOV 2012

DECURTIS TEAM SIZE: 4 PROJECTS: WEB APPLICATION & BACKEND TESTING

TECHNOLOGY: MS Office, .Net, Web sphere, Windows, MS SQL Server, Crystal Reports, Outlook, SQL, Visual Studio, Team Foundation Server

SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES: Worked as a Software Tester on the Healthcare monitoring server to easily view the server health and enable easy restart of the services when required. Reviewed the business requirements, developed test cases, gathered test environment requirements, executed the test cases as per schedule, logged defects and reported the progress to the team lead. Worked on multiple small and medium scale projects for company’s clients.

Presented timely and accurate reports to clients and to management (Test & Defect Status)

Participated in training for Testing best practices

Adequately tested the core functionalities of the application related to release, absence, leave balance etc.

Worked on the Insight project to test core functionalities including meeting setup, schedule setup, project reports etc. along with the entity tool used to retrieve data directly from the DB

Assisted in developing Test Plan and Test Cases for Manual Testing, Automation Test Plan & Regression Test Strategy

Performed black box testing of the application along with GUI testing and helped the developers in white box testing

Created test scripts based on business requirements for the GUI, functional, Integration, System and end-to-end testing

Conducted data validation & data verification tests using positive and negative data.

Performed cross browser compatibility testing (IE, Firefox, Chrome) & cross platform testing (XP, Windows 2000, Windows 7)

Reviewed the architecture of the three-tiered system inclusive of the front end, the middle tier and the back end to determine integration test cases, coordinated with the test execution with third parties

Helped in the creation of a user guide/manual for client’s internal use

Created, documented testing scenarios using positive and negative test data

Performed boundary value testing & other testing types

Gathered data to ensure test coverage of specifications by scenarios by reviewing with the business & other team resources

Organized Test case review sessions to review test cases and gather feedback on required modifications

Performed different types of Functional and Regression testing

Developed, maintained, and executed automated test scripts using QTP for the Regression testing

Verified data directly on the back end through SQL queries

Responsible for Defect logging, prioritizing defects and tracking them to closure following the defect management process

Other Experience: Customer Service Specialist at a Telecom company for a period of 4 months.

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor of Arts, Bikaner University, 2007

Master of Computer Applications, Bikaner University, 2009

TECHNICAL SKILLS SUMMARY

Packages

MS Office 2003/2007, Access and Outlook

Programming

SQL Scripting, Basics of Core Java, JavaScript, C, C++, C#, HTML, VBScript, XML

Tools

QTP V10/11, HP Quality Center (HP QC ALM), JUnit,, Bugzilla, JIRA

Skills

Automation, Manual and Backend testing

OS & Browsers

Windows 7/8, IE 8/9/10, Mozilla Firefox & Google Chrome

Methodologies

Waterfall, Agile/Scrum,

Testing Types

Smoke, Sanity, Functional, System, Integration, Security, Cross Platform, Cross Browser, Navigational, Regression, Automation, User Acceptance, Cross Browser, Cross platform, Business Acceptance, GUI, Pilot

Testing Artifacts

Test Plans, Test Strategy, Test Cases, RTM, Test and Defect Summary Reports

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