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Engineer Qa

Dallas, TX
April 17, 2020

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Software Professional with 10+ years (Financial Industry, Aeronautical and Distribution services) of core experience on Automation, Manual, Database, Web Service Testing.

Shown Flexibility, quick learner proactive attitude and an amazing team player.

Highly efficient in Complex, Agile, Dynamic, Onshore-Offshore project environments.

Worked independently setting up QA team along with establishing testing process and standards in Noida, India

Worked for multi-billion dollar companies; excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Experience in Functional, Non-Functional ( Manual and Automation), System Matter Expert Testing, Adhoc Testing, API Testing, Risk Based Testing, Backend Testing, System Integration Testing, Test Coverage Testing


Master in Commerce and Business Application, Osmania University, Hyderabad, India

Diploma in Computers


Testing Tools – HP Quality Center Suite 9.0 (Mercury/QTP), HP-ALM, Win Runner, Segue Silk, SOAPUI/RESTAPI,

IBM Silk Performer, Selenium Web based testing tool, Load Runner, SUIT (Inhouse with Selenium engine)

Databases – MS SQL Server, Oracle, TANDEM, Mainframe, Azure. Progress

Continuous Integration – Maven build with Jenkins.

Project Management Tools –, HP Quality Center,, JIRA, Service Desk Plus, TFS

Testing Techniques – Business Driven Development[BDD], Subject Matter Expert Testing, Adhoc Testing

Development Methodologies – Iterative and Incremental Development, Extreme Programming, Agile and Waterfall

Version Control Systems – Stat® for PeopleSoft, GitHub.

Operating Systems – Windows {(2000/XP/NT/Vista32/64/Win10 32/64)/VMWare via citrix, Fonix}, Dos, Unix/Linux


FactSet Research Systems – Norwalk, CT

Dec 2017 – Jan 2020

Sr.QA Engineer

FactSet creates flexible, Open Data and software solutions for investment professionals around the world, providing instant access to financial data and Analytical Reports for Investment decisions.

Work as a liaison between Product Development and Engineering team.

Handling offshore QA resources (analyst/manual tester/scripter).

Working towards minimizing manual efforts and maximizing automation by identifying and removing road blocks and/or aligning test cases so maximum number of test cases can be automated.

Using Soap UI, Protractor for workstation & Selenium with Java to develop test cases and integrated with Maven Jenkins for Continuous Integration process.

Create requirements and manage test data needed for testing.

Create test automation strategy. Executed automated scripts in Tellus, generating test data, performed results analysis/reporting using Tellus.

Using Soap UI, Protractor & Selenium to automate test cases.

Create test automation strategy. Executed automated scripts in Tellus, generating test data, performed results analysis/reporting using Tellus.

Mentor new QA team members to bring them to current pace and ensure their knowledge level on a given Project or Product levels.

Kaman Corporation – Bloomfield, CT

May 2016 – Dec 2017

Sr.QA Engineer

ERP System - INFOR Lawson – Order /Inventory Management/Customer/Financial Management (AP/AR)

Implement QA Process and Procedures adhering to SOX audit

Initiated SCRUM as teams are spread out across US and continents.

Configure and validate Inventory requirements using SKU’s.

Configure and validate Accounts Payable process flows – Setup, AP Invoice Processing, Reports FTP’d to Vendors on schedule.

Configure and Validate Accounts Receivable process flows – Setup, Create Transactions, Credit/Cash Transactions, Reporting.

Production support - issues recreate and work with Vendor team.

QA Support to Internal teams on internal integrated applications.

Load Runner Automation workflows and Data support to Vendor Team

Pre -Release demo to Internal and Business team

Pitney Bowes – Danbury, CT

Oct 2012 – April 2016

Sr.QA Specialist

Multi Projects:

Tenant Management Utility Tool – API

Spring Batch Framework – to process Catalogs/Category data files provided by clients – Batch scripts

KMS encryption of PII sensitive data between sub-systems – Logs

HUB – Domestic and International Shipping – Interface application

Cache – memory load of frequent searches – API

Search – message queue updates for quicker searches – Messaging Queue

Strategic role to lead QA, Test planning and implementation in Agile software test life cycle for e-Commerce project for US & International shipping.

Manage a team of 6 domestic and 6 offshore resources - for 24/7 test coverage, automated test suites, and perform manual/automated testing for Interface and non-interface via API calls, Custom SQL to extensively test Backend for Mass Database updates.

Train onboarding resources and follow up on Test coverage and validate coverage in Test environment.

Field escalations, Performance validations – Infrastructure testing, Adhoc Testing for new builds

JIRA used to allocate and manage progress and reporting to upper management, conduct Scrum calls with offshore/Onsite team and update business and fill the communication gap between business and Test teams

Clayton Holdings LLC – Shelton, CT

May 2011 – Aug 2012

QA Analyst

Validation of critical data points, identification of credit, property valuation, compliance and fraud risk for custom portfolios.

Regroup Automation Test Suite per Customer portfolio for regression runs.

Mass updates validations for Exceptions and FEMA regulations.

Wrote SQL queries for backend testing and identify.

Production Support – recreate and validate.

Biweekly release - JIRA to track release progress, daily scrum updates with QA team located US and near site in Mexico.

Pitney Bowes – Shelton, CT

Oct 2006 – April2011

QA Engineer

Web Postage – browser-based postage dispensing product which allows customers to print USPS postage

Communicate with Business and ensure alignment with offshore development teams.

Review Update Test coverage requirements and Test Cases to ensure adequate coverage and allocate teams to complete tasks.

Handover of Testing to offshore team, collaborate daily for test coverage to IST for round the clock coverage.

System Matter Expert Testing for new builds before hand over of testing to IST team.

Allocation and tracking of tasks using JIRA integrated with Remedy system.

Daily scrum for Project updates.

Ensure Production Support 24/7 with EST and IST co-ordination.

Relocate to India to set up QA team and lab in India and training Teams regarding Pitney Bowes Processes.

Hartford Insurance Group – Hartford, CT

Jan 2004 – Oct 2006

Operations & QA Consultant

BA/QA/SOX Compliance Audit.

Lead QA Consultant for PeopleSoft HRMS module

Work with customers, system architect, Developers to document requirements.

Implement QA procedure for SOX compliance. Perform SOX Audit reviews every

quarter with External auditors.

Regression test. Mass Updates to Production, DB

Was introduced to Agile /Scrum methodology

NASDAQ Stock Market – Shelton, CT

Feb 2000 – Dec 2003

QA Analyst

Market Site Data Publisher

Develop Test Cases, verify Trade messages, Market Open/Close and Order entries. Message layout for the system Control file, to trigger a Trade file.

Test remote system connection to check SIP messages.

Perform production weekend testing at market site NY

Performed Functional, GUI testing using Winrunner. Developed Winrunner test sets for regression on future releases.

NASDAQ Workstation II API – Segue Silk 5.0 - Develop DLL functions, scripts to connect to SDP through sockets

Develop scripts for each service of SDP, and auto read responses

Develop Silk scripts of NASDAQ-FIX –API testing for various functions for various Trading systems.

Create Request and Response tables on SQL server to feed request values and capture and validate responses.

Develop scripts for detailed error message in Result file. TRACE – Trade Reporting and Compliance Engine.

Create Test cases and manual testing of Trade Entry Windows, against a single Market Maker

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