Sign in

Engineer Life Insurance

Irvine, CA
May 16, 2020

Contact this candidate


Subathra Vijayaragavan

* *****, ******, ** *****; Email:

Cell : 949-***-****


Information technology professional with expertise in QA and 15 + years of experience in testing Web Based applications, Client Server Applications, Database testing Legacy Systems, effective use of QA Testing practice and more than 3 years of automation experience

Strong knowledge of all phases of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and effective QA implementation of all phases of SDLC, Waterfall and Agile Methodologies.

Strong working knowledge of Software Testing (Black box, White box, Integration, Backend, Regression and Performance) in Java, .NET, AWS and Mobile platforms.

Experienced in defining Testing methodologies, Analysis of business and functional specifications and expert in creation of Test Plan, Test strategies, Developing/Executing Test cases and testing documentation in high standard level using Microsoft and Automation tools.

Proficient in all Test Life Cycle from Test planning to Defect Tracking and Managing defect life cycle.

Strong knowledge of SQL to test database integrity in SQL Server, Oracle and AS/400.

Strong knowledge of ETL process testing.

Strong Project Coordination to ensure components of the system successfully integrates as one coherent and consistent system.

Ability to multitask and very flexible in adjusting to people, circumstances and responsibility, hard-working with an ambitious and realistic attitude. Good interpersonal skills and a team player.

Have experience in various sectors including Insurance, Financial, Banking, Manufacturing and eCommerce Projects in different roles.

Accomplished high quality standards and rewarded for that.

I am a USA Citizen authorized to work with any Employer in US.


Cercacor, Irvine, CA

It’s a health and wellness innovator company. Their many innovative products are used by leading hospitals around the world

12/19 – Present

Lead Software QA Engineer


Implemented the Scrum Process

Performing as a Scrum master and removing the impediments

Gathered requirements, documented the Acceptance criteria, prioritized the features for each sprint

Involved actively in Software Testing Life Cycle, developed test cases for the functional and automated testing, executed the test cases and logged the defects in jira

Involved in testing the mobile app in the iOS and Android devices

Automate the backend API through Mocha framework

Leading the QA team for the feature assignments, mentoring and reporting the status

Environment: AWS, Java Script, Postgres, Docker, Postman, Mocha and JIRA

Nextgen Healthcare, Irvine, CA

Leading EHR and healthcare practice management software solutions for ambulatory care providers. It enterprise software technology and solutions accommodate the unique needs of ambulatory practices of all sizes. And it’s a Health Information exchange platform which is a cloud-based platform allows caregivers to search by either patient or clinical parameters with greater data fidelity and enhanced usability.

09/16 – 11/19

Staff Engineer QA


Worked in a Scrum team as a Software Development Engineer in Test role on testing and automating the AWS application for the HIE application.

Documented the test scenarios in Gherkin language in WebStorm to map to the User stories

Effectively involved on developing the Front End automated tests using Cucumber framework using the Protractor

Involved on writing the Back End automated tests using the Mocha to test the API’s

Created and executed Junit tests against a newly built java model mapping library and reached more than 90% code coverage

Created Unit tests to increase the code coverage with the developer mentorship.

Actively involved as a strong member in Sprint Pre Planning, Planning, Review and Retrospective.

Involved in testing the CI & CD through Jenkins deployment process.

Involved in the root cause analysis

Completed the Scrum Training and received certification

09/14 – 09/16

QA Lead


Lead the team to test the iOS application for the Electronic Health Record (EHR) product for nextgen.

Created and executed the test cases in Jira

Create test plan and reviewed the test strategy with the team

Mentored the team members onsite and offshore

Performed Functional, Black box, Gray box, Back end, Integration and Regression testing.

Extensively using Jira for the Project/Defect Tracking.

Worked on multi projects in iOS and ETL

Coordinated well with the off shore team on assigning and for status calls.

Communicated with PM’s and Dev to get the clear requirements and removed any QA obstacles

Involved in the Defect Triage meeting

Environment: Protractor, AWS, Java Script, Java, Postgres, Docker, Postman, Cucumber, Selenium, Mocha, Jenkins and JIRA

Loan Depot, Foothill Ranch, CA 09/12 – 09/14

QA Analyst, LLC (loanDepot), is a leader in online residential mortgage lending. With licenses in all 50 states, loanDepot is able to assist customers nationwide with home buying and refinancing needs and services a majority of loans it originates. Additionally, loanDepot is an approved seller/servicer for loans to Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and Ginnie Mae.


Worked in a fast-paced environment using Agile Methodology.

Involved in Salesforce integration application to Empower.

Lead the QA team onsite and offshore for the imortgage integration to Loan Depot project application testing.

Environment: Empower, .Net, SQL Server, Salesforce and JIRA

Employer: RJT Compuquest

Client: DirecTV, El Segundo, CA 03/11 – 06/12

Sr. QA Analyst/QA Lead

An industry leader, DIRECTV delivers outstanding content, technology, service and value to our more than 16.8 million customers. DIRECTV delivers satellite-based television services to U.S. customers in homes and businesses. Their operations include some of the world's most advanced technologies in the delivery of a seamless viewing experience.


Involved in SDLC Life Cycle Process from Requirement review to Production Support.

Manage/Lead the offshore team on supporting the SFDC Commercial Project and monitor their work progress.

Created Test Plan/Test Cases and reviewed with the team for the approval.

Defined Testing methodologies, Provided Time estimate for the project, allocated the work to the testers.

Project assessment on risks, prioritize the tasks and coordinated with team.

Environment: Sale Force, Apex, Visual Force, QTP, Quality Center and Oracle.

Employer: TEK Systems

Client: Oakley, Foothill Ranch, CA 12/10 – 02/11

QA Engineer:

Oakley was created for world-class athletes, those who see the limits of possibility as just another challenge. Decades of Oakley innovation have been awarded more than 600 patents that elevate physics to the level of art.


Performed Web Based testing for ecommerce sites using the Agile methodology in a fast paced environment in PHP.

Involved in getting the requirements, Creating Test Plan, Test Cases, Test matrices,Executed test cases by using MS tools for Oakley, Ray Ban and Arnette projects.

Performed Black box testing, Database Testing, Integration testing and Regression testing for implementing new look of Ray Ban website under Magento platform, Cron job execution to execute the Order, Price and Status files

Involved in ETL testing by extracting the order files from database and export to Fullfillment center and import the status and price file back to database..

Involved in Maintenance release testing biweekly for Oakley sites to test the new features.

Environment: PHP, MYSQL, HTML

Experian, Costa Mesa, CA 06/10 – 12/10

QA Analyst:

Experian® is a global leader in providing information, analytical tools and marketing services to organizations and consumers to help manage the risk and reward of commercial and financial decisions.


Worked as dedicated QA for the Real Time Marketing Lead (RTML) project using the Agile methodology in a fast paced environment.

Designed and executed the test plans, test cases and defect reports for the different Artifacts in RTML.

Functionality of Web services testing executed using SOAP UI for testing Address Standardization, Phone verification, Email Verification, Spoof Validation and other client requested attributes validation.

Involved in Batch Process testing by executing file, Transform the file and Load the file to the Database through UNIX server.

Environment: ORACLE, XML, Java, and UNIX.

Employer: M.E.Weaver & Associates

Client: Pacific Life Insurance, Aliso Viejo, CA 12/09 – 06/10

Sr. QA Analyst

Offering insurance since 1868, Pacific Life provides a wide range of life insurance products, annuities, and mutual funds, and offers a variety of investment products and services to individuals, businesses, and pension plans. Pacific Life counts more than half of the 100 largest U.S. companies as its clients.


Involved in Waterfall methodologies from requirement gathering to release.

Performed Database testing, ETL testing, and Integration and Regression testing for the Non Financial data migration to the downstream applications.

Extensively used SQL queries in SQL server..

Validated the data transformation from ETL to different format of the files to the applications.

Coordinated, supported the offshore team and provided the necessary information on time for the offsite testers.

Environment: SQL Server, .NET, SSIS Framework, Access and Mainframe.

Latisys LLC, Irvine, CA 07/09 – 12/09

Sr. IT QA Analyst:

Latisys, formerly Managed Data Holdings, is a leading provider of colocation, managed hosting, managed services and disaster recovery solutions to all small and medium-sized businesses and enterprise customers.


Involved in Sales force Integration Testing and different internal Sales Application project testing.

Helped in providing documentation for the Team about the project.

Environment: RUBY, Flex, HTML and MY SQL.

Digital River, Aliso Viejo, CA 12/07 – 05/09

QA Engineer:

Digital River is a leading provider of global e-commerce solutions for software and consumer technology. From small businesses to global enterprises, Digital River works with software publishers, manufacturers, distributors and retailers of all sizes.


Functioned as a dedicated QA for the Microsoft client for testing their Market force projects to increase the Microsoft online products sale.

Performed White box, Black box, Integration, Functionality, Backend and Regression testing on different browsers (IE6, IE7 and FF)/Operating systems (Windows XP, Vista) and in Asian and European languages.

Planned, coordinated, and Lead the project levels and Offshore Team of performance and activities to ensure project completion before or On-Schedule in high quality standard and effectively communicated with offshore team, development and PM to complete the tasks.

Extensively used SQL scripts for testing in the SQL server database.

Environment: .Net, SQL server, Java and Quality Center.

CSAA (AAA Insurance), Irvine, CA 05/06 – 12/07

Business System Analyst

AAA Insurance Company was formed in 1998 by the California State Automobile Association Inter-Insurance Bureau. The Bureau was organized by the AAA club headquartered in Glendale, Arizona and offers auto, homeowners, Motorcycle and watercraft insurance to AAA members.


Participated in requirement gathering and analysis and helped in modifying the Use Cases and created the Test cases based on them.

Involved in both Manual and Automated testing in the Java and .Net platform on different browsers.

Created and executed the test scripts for the functional and the regression testing using the automated tool QTP for the Web and in-house applications.

Involved in batch processing for testing the policy status and financial calculations in AS400.

Environment: HTML, Java, JavaScript, AS/400, Windows XP/00. Test Director, QTP,SQL, .Net

Employer: Spherion

Client: Farmers Insurance, Los Angeles, CA 10/05 – 05/06

Software QA Engineer

Farmers Insurance is one of the largest auto and homeowners insurance companies in the United States. Farmers Group, Inc., is a provider of insurance management services and was in the process of Migrating their Legacy Systems AS-400 into a web-based platform for easier and friendly access of the data by their agents. ICMS is a Web-based portal, which acts as a single point access for users (Agents and Employees).


Performed Functional testing, Integration Testing, Regression testing and Backend Testing for testing web based application in Java Platform.

Created and executed tests cases from the requirement document manually.

Used Test Director to track and report system defects and bug fixes.

Environment: HTML, Java, JavaScript, and AS400, Windows XP/00. Test Director, DB2


Operating Systems

Windows 95 / 98 / NT / 2000 /XP, 7, MS DOS .


C, C++, SQL, HTML, XML, Visual Basic, Python, Java and .net


SQL Server,

Scripting Languages

JavaScript, TSL, VB Script


MS Word, MS Excel, MS Visio and MS Power point

Testing Tools

Win Runner,Quick Test Pro, Load runner, Cucumber and Quality Center (Test Director)

Reporting Tools

Microsoft Office Suite.

Version Control



Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics and Telecommunication. Bharathidasan University, India

Contact this candidate