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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
March 24, 2020

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Targeting managerial assignments inSoftware Testing with a company providing continuous learning and development opportunities in a fast paced and constantly evolving environment

Location Preference: Chennai & Bengaluru


ISTQB –ISEB Certified with nearly 12 years of experience in integration, verification & validation of specifications, designing traceability matrix, test case scripting, test case review, test case execution & automation, defect & issue reporting and defect tracking & follow-up on various products across Banking (Core Banking, Retail Banking, Corporate Banking& Mobile Banking), Telecom & Healthcare domain

Expertise in ensuring Standard Test Processes and Deliverables (including defect management and quality metric reporting) within the gated process to streamline testing and support automation and manual testing efforts

Resourceful in various stages of testing phases and test manual principles with use casesthrough Defect Management Tools like Quality Center & Clear Quest; exposure of working on V-Model,Agile & Scrum Methodology

Excellent in Software Testing Lifecycle (STLC)and Bug Lifecycle along with full system development lifecycle entailing designing, developing and implementing test plans, test cases & test processes; experience in defect tracking system HP Quality Center 10.0 &JIRA to maintain requirements and release dashboards

Prepared, designed and led the Test Strategy and Test Plan for all products; carried out review activities such as Requirements Review, Design Review, Test Strategy Review and Test Case Review

Strong experienced in various types of testing such as functional testing, regression testing, responsive testing, penetration testing, system testing, integration testing, UI, security testing & so on

Experienced in various level of testing & support in SIT, VSIT & UAT during project cycle, performance testing & web service testing (SOAP UI & Jmeter & Postman)

Expertise in Page Object Model (POM) and unified Behavior Data Driven (BDD)framework, and creation & implementation of test automation Framework using Selenium Web driver & Cucumber

Strong experienced in mobile application testing & digital banking (iPhone, Android, BB, Windows Mobile Applications)

Capable of leading teams during the project phase and enabling knowledge sharing among them


Software Testing Defect Management Test Cases Execution

User Acceptance Testing (UAT) QA Planning and Strategy Testing Procedures

Functional Testing Performance Testing Test Framework

API Testing Web service Testing Mobile Testing

Test Estimation Test plan Metrics


Testing: Manual Testing, Automation Testing, Mobile Testing

Automation Testing Tools: Selenium WebDriver (POM), Cucumber (UBDD), JMeter, SOAP UI, Postman

Languages: HTML, Java, .net

Test Framework: Junit, TestNG

Project Methodologies: Agile-Scrum, Waterfall, V-Model

Defect Tracking Tools: Jira, QC10.0

Continuous Integration Tools: Jenkins, Bamboo

Packages: MS-Office Suite(Word, Excel, Access), MS-Project and MS-Visual Studio

Databases: SQL Server, Oracle

Operating Systems: Windows, UNIX


Aug’19 – Till date: Hidden Brains infotech Pvt. Ltd. (Saudi Credit Bureau – SIMAH, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia)

Jan’19 – June’19: Mookambika Info Solutions India Pvt. Ltd. (SMI), Madurai as Senior QA Lead

Jul’17 – Dec’18: Infinite Computers India Ltd., Chennai as Sr. Test Lead

Sep’12 – Jan’17: Tagit India Pte.Ltd., Chennai as Sr. QA Analyst

Aug’11 - Sep12: Xchanging Solutions Ltd.,(CSC Company) as Senior Test Engineer

Oct’10 – Jul’11: Thinksoft Global Services Ltd., Chennai as Test Engineer

Apr’07 – Sep’10: Nucleus Software Exports Ltd., Chennai as Software Test Engineer

Key Result Areas

Providing scope, resource and time estimates for projects presented to QA for testing and analysis

Configuring & testing the applications and developing test plans and test cases; accepting testing for released projects and allocating resources

Documenting & tracking test plans, test results, analysis, & unresolved problems using automation tools

Delivering test artifacts like test strategy, estimations, test plans, end of test report and test quality metrics

Analyzing business & functional requirement documents, user specifications and other design specification documents

Writing & reviewing detail Test Strategy, Test Plans, Test Data, Test Scenarios, Test Cases, Traceability Matrix, Test Procedures & Test Cases for web based and client/server applications

Mapping clients’ requirements and providing them best solutions involving evaluation of scope of project and finalization of project requirements

Engaging & coordinating business analysis sessions for understanding client business processes and mapping them to required business standards

Significant Accomplishments

Evaluated existing information management system and updated knowledge gaps by preparing knowledge guide

Provided extremely useful strategic inputs which were later recognized and appreciated by the management

Developed risk & control matrix for acquired portfolio by defining the operational, legal and business risk factors

Consistently monitored the progress of current assignments including continuous interactions with the client, thereby resulting in improvement in business

Translated business requirements into system requirements through analysis of the existing production system including different system interfaces with other applications, for a reputed set of clienteles

Major Projects

Project: Corex

Technologies: Java

Client: Global Healthcare Exchanging (GHX)

Role Sr Test Lead

Team Size: 10

Period: Jan’19 - till date

Summary: Corex is an innovative, cloud based B2B exchange for healthcare supply chain. It is a secure, scalable, reliable, agile, and cost-effective platform that enables real-time interactions between trading Partners. Corex connects health providers with their vendors in the healthcare supply chain.Each Organization, and who they do business with, must be configured in Corex. It supports a variety of protocols to transfer documents into & out of corex engine. This document intends to describe the high-level capabilities vision for the major sub-systems and frameworks that comprise the Corex.


Facilitating preliminary discussion with project core team and conducting requirement reviews

Collaborating with internal and external team during development & testing cycle

Supporting Agile Team and adding value to the team

Training the team members in requirements management

Developing test plan, test strategies, test data, requirement traceability matrix and manual & automation script reviews

Maintaining automation framework using Selenium (page object model)

Generating weekly test summary report and creating various test metrics in each cycle

Attending Scrum call on a daily basis and weekly status meeting along with project onsite and offshore team members

Monitoring defect triage, defect management & reporting

Attending management meeting with internal and external teams

Setting & prioritizing the QA and documentation standards and ensuring follow-up and fulfilling the client standards

Interacting with top management and reporting project progresses with business perspectives

Project: Troubleshooting and Resolve (TS & R)

Technologies: Web & Mobile (iPhone, Android)

Project Development: Nokia Motive

Client: AT&T, Austin USA

Role Sr Test Lead

Team Size: 12

Period: Jul’17 – Jun’18

Summary: TS&R developed for reducing the manual effort and cost instead of direct technician appointments. AT&T user can utilize this application to resolve the technical issues. Each and every call driver will navigate to the appropriate functions and willguide the users how to resolve the technical issues. It has been developed in web and mobile channels (iPhone & Android)


Devised end-to-end project plan for QA, estimation & prioritization

Developed & maintained automation framework using Selenium &Cucumber (UBDD)

Prepared sanity & functional, regression, UI, testing using manual and automation testing scripts

Generated weekly test summary report and created various test metrics in each cycle

Took Scrum call on daily basis and weekly status meeting along with project onsite and offshore team members

Attended management meeting along with line manager and PM and client team

At Tagit India Pte. Ltd. (8 Mobile Banking Projects in different banks)

Project: Acleda Mobile Banking – Cambodia

Project: Axis Corporate Mobile & Tablet Banking -Axis Bank, India

Project: CBD Mobile Banking - Commercial Bank of Dubai

Project: RHB Lifestyle – RHB Bank, Malaysia (Mobile Banking)

Project: DBS Mobile Banking - Singapore

Project: BDI Mobile Banking - Bank Danamon Indonesia

Project: Juice by MCB - Mauritius Commercial Bank, Mauritius (Mobile banking)

Project: CITI Mobile Banking – Citi Bank, India

Summary: Developed and tested in mobile application with different banks across Middle East, Asia pacific & African region. Mobiex product is used to develop the mobile platform. Based on client requirements we have developed & tested in different functionalities and implemented. Application has been tested in Mobile web and all the mobile channels aswell (iPhone, Android, windows, BB, iPad,Tablet).

The Functional Highlights covered onboarding (Mobile, E-Mail, IB), Accounts Summary (various parameters), Transfers (Cross Currency, P2P, P2M, Social Media Payments), Payments (Different Bill Payments), Social Media Transfers (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn), Locators, Augmented Reality, Barcode Readers, Scanners, Deals & Coupons, Personal Banking, Wealth Management, Corporate Banking.


Gathered requirement and raised request for any clarification(FSD, Wireframe, UX Related)

Created & maintained automation framework and tracked automation test team

Performed sanity &regression testing using selenium

Developed test scripts and executed test scripts

Generated weekly test summary report and created various test metrics in each cycle

Led team and provided training to new hires and supported their development

Conducted analysis of the region wise competitor mobile applications and provided input to Business Team

Project: Xchanging Solutions Ltd., (CSC Company) VISA – Open Account Relationship (OAR)-Monitise, UK

Technologies: Java

Database: SQL

Role: Senior Test Engineer

Client: Monitise, UK

Team Size: 3

Period: Feb’12 – Sep’12

Summary: Currently Monitise is using the MAS for account selection. This project is migrated MAS to OAR(Open account selection). Due to that business request monitise has changes the Account type selection options. Issuer is able maintain various type of account and sub accounts. Example – Checking, Saving, Loan, Credit, and Other account. The ability to support the OAR flow will be incorporated into all mobile and desktop delivery channels which support financial transaction. Supporting channels: iPhone, Android, BlackBerry, Java mobiles and web.


Understanding of the functional requirements (FSD& Wireframe)

Developed test cases based on functional requirement specifications; reviewed the test case and scenarios

Created the automation framework and run the test scripts

Contributed in preparing test scripts and test data & reviews

Generated weekly test summary report and created various test metrics in each cycle

Conducted web service testing using SOAP UI

Updated the test cases based on any implementation changes

Facilitated regression testing based on the bugs submitted, builds and system testing, security testing, functional testing

Ensured execution of test cases and reported bug

Prepared test summery reports and participated in weekend reviews with team member

Project: Xchanging Solutions Ltd., (CSC company) Visa DPS Prepaid – Monitise, UK

Technologies: Java

Database: SQL

Role: Senior Test Engineer

Client: Monitise, UK

Team Size: 5

Period: Jul’11 – Jan’12

Summary: Mobile Money is the leading Mobile Banking Application and developed by monitise. Mobile money is integrated with Visa DPS prepaid tooffer the account services in mobile phones of the customer whose issuer is supported by Visa DPS prepaid. Services will be offered via either a downloaded application or a mobile web browser. Customer who chooses to download the mobile application or use the mobile web browser will have access to the service. Enrollment can be done in all channels. To enroll to Visa Prepaid, customer needs an existing and active email account and Mobile number to receive alerts.Balance enquiry, Transaction History, Transfer funds and add funds, Card profile and alert Management, Registration setting.


Gained understanding of functional requirements and participated in the Scrum call

Created test cases based on Functional Requirement Specifications

Reviewed Test Case and Scenarios along with Test Data Preparation

Conducted regression testing based on the bugs submitted the earlier builds

Ensured execution of test cases and reported bug

Generated test summary reports and weekend reviews with team member

Project: Thinksoft Global Services Ltd., GEM HL – GE Home Finance, UK

Technologies: Java

Database: SQL

Role: Test Engineer

Client: GE Home Finance, UK

Team Size: 38

Period: Feb’11 to Jul’11

Summary: Phoebus Software Application is a java financial Management system. Ideally suited to manage banking and finance facilities such as bank lending and Hire purchase and leasing factoring fixed asset retail banking secured lending and treasury and commercial Residential Mortage. Phoebus Application modules can be easily configured to suit specific, product, operation and work flow. Migrated on OMNIS and SELECT, CENTRAC application to Pehobus.


Analyzed and studied functional requirements

Prepared test scenarios and test cases that cover the business rules

Reviewed Test Case and Scenarios along with test data preparation

Performed regression testing based on the bugs submitted the earlier builds

Ensured execution of test cases and reported

Generated test summary reports

Project: Business Travel Account (BTA) – Thinksoft Global Services Ltd.

Technologies: Power Card - Hi Tech Payment Solution (HPS)

Database: Oracle 9i

Role: Test Engineer

Client: American Express Bank (Middle East)

Team Size: 6

Period: Oct’10 – Jan’11

Summary: Business travel account will offer the ability to set a new card, accounts, standalone within a hierarchy, or the platform. It is understood that risk assessment for BTA prospects is being done outside of the BTA platform. Only approved application captured and provide travel card to the corporate customer.BTA platform will be used to ensure that all necessary compliance requirements are met. Based on this process, Amex can able to provide the card less charge account for their corporate customer. BTA platform is able to provide BTA number for immediate usage upon activation.


Read the FS &understand the functionality

Developed test cases based on Functional Requirement Specifications

Ensured execution of test case and raised defects in reporting tool

Project: Nucleus Software Exports Ltd., Enhanced Banking Systems (EBS)

Project: Time Deposit

Database: Oracle 9i

Role: Test Engineer

Client: CITI Bank., Singapore

Team Size: 15

Period: May’07 – Sep’10

Summary: The Regional Citi plus is a backend product processor that processes multi-currency investment deposit products like time deposits, call deposits and overnight credits. Based on this application user can perform the various level of deposits and we can track the maturity as well.


Analyzed and understood the functional requirements

Validated test scenarios and prepared test cases that cover the business rules

Updated the test cases based on any implementation changes

Performed regression testing based on the bugs submitted the earlier builds

Ensured execution and reported defect


Master of Computer Application from University of Madras in 2010

B.Com. from Annamalai University in 2003


ISTQB –ISEB – International Software Testing Qualification Board from UK


Date of Birth: 24th March 1982

Languages Known: English, Tamil

Address: 2/29 Golden Avenue, 1stMain Road, Devi Karumariyaman Nagar, Velachery, Chennai-42

Passport Details: M2172217 (Valid upto 2024)


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