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Test Cases Testing

April 19, 2016

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Sandeep M

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Professional Summary:

Senior Software Quality Assurance Engineer with 8+ years of Software testing and Quality assurance (QA) as QA which includes Manual and Automation testing with hands on experience in all phases of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)

Intensive experience in process improvement and in designing, building, validating, maintaining and troubleshooting.

Expertise in domain technology like Mobile, IT and Banking Industry.

Experience on all phases of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), its methodologies and process.

Extensive work experience in all stages of STLC & expertise in Functional & Regression Testing methods for Mainframe & Web based applications in SIT and UAT phases.

Experience in Web Service testing.

Experience in Automation testing using Selenium Web Driver /RC / IDE/, JUnit, TestNG, Jenkins, Maven, SOAP UI and HP Quality Center

Worked Extensively on JUnit, TestNG framework for Unit Testing, Maven for Project building tool, Jenkins for Continuous Integration.

Proficient in QA Testing Methodologies and Agile Software Development

Proficient in documentation of deliverables in testing process (Test Plan, Test Scripts, Test Summary, Defects in HP Quality Center/ALM & JIRA, Status Reports, and Best practices in Testing)

Extensive experience in functional testing, integration testing, regression testing, black box testing, white box testing, GUI testing, system testing, security testing, browser compatibility testing, cross browser compatibility testing.

Experience in core Java, Hands-on in creating/debugging/enhancing different automation frameworks.

Experience in writing SQL queries for database transactions.

Excellence in preparing test scripts, test plans functionality testing, security, regression, back end, and configuration testing, parameterization, multiple actions.

Have involved in preparing Requirement Traceability matrix to ensure each of the requirement is covered in testing.

Technical Skill Set:


Oracle 10g/9i, Db2

Operating systems

Automation Tools

Test management Tools


Frame Work

Windows XP, 7, 8

Selenium Web Driver, Autoit, Sikuli, Jenkins, Maven

ALM 11.52, Quality Center, Clear Quest

Java, Java Script, JQuery, HTML, JSP

TestNG, Junit, CRAFT(Cognizant Framework)

Work Experience

American Express, Phoenix, AZ

QA Lead

Feb 2014 – Till date

Preparation of Test Strategy.

Estimate the testing requirements and develop test plans, test approach, test procedures based on the test strategy with Time Schedules.

Involved in Running batches for data migration from legacy system to new system.

Estimate the automation testing requirements and automation plan with Time Schedules

Identify the test cases which needs to be automated

Setting up the environment for designing the automation scripts.

Developed Selenium test scripts using Java

Performed Input Validations, User Interface Validations, Browser Compatibility testing and Navigation testing.

Performed Backend testing to verify the data integrity by passing SQL Queries.

Performed Smoke and Functional testing on every build of the application.

Validation of Request and Response XML’s

Defect Reporting, Analyzing, Tracking and Report Generation using Application Lifecycle Management.

Attended the daily Bug review meetings, weekly status meetings and walkthroughs and interacted with Business Analysts and Developers for resolving Defects.

Integrated the scripts with CRAFT framework

Performed Unit testing using JUnit.

Involved in ongoing maintenance issues

Participated and Initiated Team meetings on a regular basis and involved in active discussion in order to improve the testing quality by better strategies and testing approach.

Prepared End to End Test report.

Environment: Selenium, JUnit, Java, Jenkins, Autoit, Sikuli, SQL, ALM 11.52, Putty, XML, HTML, DB2, SOAP UI, Maven

Florida Power and Light, India

Quality Analyst

Feb 2013 to Feb 2014

Analyzed the Business Requirements document and have written Test Cases.

Preparation of Functional test Plan

Involved in Functional, Regression, Performance and User Acceptance Testing.

Prepared Regression Suite.

Performed Database validation using SQL queries in Toad

Driving the Offshore team.

Identified, analyzed and reported bugs found during various phases of testing.

Discussed defect resolutions with developers and business analysts.

Participated in the weekly team meeting to discuss the upcoming work, schedules and status.

involved in preparing Requirement Traceability matrix to ensure each of the requirement is covered in testing

Prepared Test Summary Report

Performed User Acceptance Test on the application by interacting with the end-users.

Provide a weekly project report that includes testing metrics and status reports.

Environment: ALM 11.0, QC 9.2, Oracle 10g, SQL, Toad, Excel, HTML

United Health Group, India

Quality Analyst

Feb 2012 – Feb 2013

•Understanding the requirements and developed test cases to test the functionality of the application

•Allocation of work and coordinating with the Team members

•Design and Execution of System test cases

•Review and rework of the test cases

•Uploaded the test cases in QC (ALM) and executed those test cases in ALM

•Coordinated with Onsite Coordinators

•Performed different types of Testing like Sanity testing, Functional Testing, Regression Testing, Cross browser testing, System testing and Ad-hoc Testing.

•Performed Mobile testing

•Reporting the issues in Atlassian JIRA and follow up on bug fixes.

•Performed the compatibility testing on different mobile devices.

•Reporting Defects though ALM/Jira and Tracking the Status of the Bugs

•Discussed defect resolutions with developers and business analysts.

•Participated in the weekly team meeting to discuss the upcoming work, schedules and status.

Environment: ALM 11.0, Oracle 10g, Windows 7, Mac, JIRA Drupal, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPad mini, Samsung S4, SQL, Excel, HTML

Harris PSPC, India

Product Tester

June 2011 – Feb 2012


•Understanding the requirements and identified the test scenarios

•Prepared Test plan with Test cases.

•Design and Execution of System test cases

•Review and rework of the test cases

•Uploaded the test cases in QC and executed

•Performed testing on different radio models.

•Performed Smoke testing, Functional Testing, Ad-hoc testing for each Sprint.

•Attended weekly status calls with client.

•Attended Scrum meetings with Scrum master.

•Discussed defect resolutions with developers and business analysts.

•Participated in the weekly team meeting to discuss the upcoming work, schedules and status.

Environment: QC 9.2, Windows 7, 8, Clear Quest, Harris Radios

Lloyds Banking Group, India

Quality Analyst

June 2010 – June 2011

Preparation of Functional Test Plan.

Providing inputs to Master Test Plan.

Test Scenarios preparation as per the requirements.

Analyze the design documents (functional specifications) for new requirements.

Involved in running batches for migrations of data from Legacy system to new system

Updating daily defect reports and status reports to lead platform.

Involved in preparing test cases as per the test scenarios.

Involved in test execution.

Involved in Data base testing

Performed batch testing.

Involved in validations.

Involved in solving problems of team members while testing.

Involved in preparing Test Closure.

Environment: Clear Quest, Quality Center 9.2, Mainframes, Db2, Excel

Focus Technologies, India

Java Developer

Jan 2008 – June 2010

Involved in Analysis and Design of the Project, which is based on MVC (Model-View-Controller) Architecture and Design Patterns.

Involved in developing prototypes of the product.

Designed GUI Components using Tiles frame work and Validation frame work.

Developed HTML and JSP pages using Struts.

Had experience with Swing for better development of GUI.

Developed Controller Servlets, Action and Form objects for process of interacting with Oracle database and retrieving dynamic data.

Responsible for coding SQL Statements and Stored procedures for back end communication using JDBC.

The application was designed on Struts Framework to make use of MVC pattern.

Developed XML parser for File parsing.

Involved in unit testing and system testing and also responsible for preparing test scripts for the system testing.

Responsible for packaging and deploying components in to the WebSphere.

Developed backend components, DB Scripts for the backend communication.

Environment: Java, Java Beans, JSP, Servlets, JDBC, LOG4J, IBM DB2, XML, HTML, Swing, Struts 1.2, Web Sphere, CVS.

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