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QA Manual tester

Phoenix, AZ
September 24, 2020

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Priya Vaishnavi Nimmagadda

Location- Phoenix, AZ

Contact No.: +1-602-***-****

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●Worked as a Senior QA Analyst with 4.5 years of experience in Testing, Quality Assurance as a Functional Tester in Global Banking Platform in Agile Methodology(Across the SCRUM team).

●Experience in software testing process(STLC) which includes Requirement Analysis,Test scenarios preparation, Test case design,updating the Test Reports, Test Data creation, Test Execution, Defect reporting, verifying and validating web-based and Client/Server applications and Test closure.

●Experience in Agile, Waterfall model and Business analysis.

●Basic hands-on in Automation testing.

●Experiencee in Software Testing (Manual Concepts), SDLC( Waterfall Model & Agile Methodology ) & Defect Management Life Cycle.

●Exposure to various Testing methodologies (Unit Testing, Sanity Testing, System Functional Testing, Regression Testing, User Acceptance Testing ).

●Experience in Web based applications like online banking, transactions applications.

●Hands on experience in ETL testing using Informatica (Power Center).

●Ability to test the jobs at backend using basic SQL statements.

●Experience in performing data validation testing writing SQL queries.

●Experience in report validation using Power BI, SSRS.

●Involved in maintaining Requirement Traceability Matrix(RTM) and status reports.

●Experience in Configuring Test Environment for specific test cases, creating test data, executing test suites, documenting results.

●Experience in Test Management and defect tracking tools like ALM.

●Experience in preparation of execution status report & defect reports and initiating the defect call with the developers.

●Experience in attending Sprint planning sessions,Backlog refinements, Sprint Retrospectives, Daily Stand-up meetings.

●Involved in two Go-Lives of the projects.

●Provide project related training, guidance and support to peers and new team members.

●Experience in preparing User Manuals to improve the easy access of application for new users.

●Good team player and caplable of delivering the tasks within the stringent timelines.

●Ability to give best result in pressure situations.

●Possess good verbal and written communication skills.


Testing Tools

HP ALM, Rational Clear Quest, Bugzilla, Selenium

ETL Tools

Informatica Power Center

Testing Methodologies

Agile, Waterfall


MS SQL Server

Reporting Tools

Power BI, SSRS


Company: TCS(Tata Consultancy Services)

Period: May 2017 to October 2019

Positions Held: Senior QA Analyst (Systems Engineer)

Key Clients: RBA- Reserve Bank of Australia(Australia)

The project involves the Branch Channel portal which includes Business Relation module, Customer module, Share Management module, Loan module which are developed by QPP and Java programming languages.

Domain: Banking

Roles and Responsibilities:

•Understanding and gathering of the basic requirements of the user stories given per Iteration.

•Preparing test scenarios and test cases from the user stories which includes the functionality and usability cases of the application and providing recommendations to improve the development process.

•Preparing exploratory tests scenarios like high level UI related use cases for improving the quality of the application systems.

•Executing the test cases and tracking the defects.

•Thorough end to end testing of the functionalities in the lower and higher environments.

•Executing test cases and defect management for ETL.

•Analyzing and understanding the ETL workflows developed.

•Validating data transformations and performing end to end validations for ETL.

•Performing backend testing using SQL database commands.

•Producing test results,screenshots and upload to HP ALM.

•Tracking issues and workflow using HP ALM.

•Basic understanding of Functional and Regression Test Automation.

•Providing clear and precise status reports to the team in the mail communication.

•Independently analyzing issues, recommending software changes and creating detailed defect report.

•Active participation in Three Amigos, Backlog Refinement,Sprint Retrospective and Daily Stand- up sessions.

•Preparing the User Manuals and Capability Manuals of the developed User Stories.

•Handles several critical sprints and completed within the stipulated time without any delay.

Applications Known:

●RBA Branch Channel portal

●Back Office portal

Period: June 2015 to April 2017

Positions Held: QA Analyst (Assistant Systems Engineer)

Key Clients: Rogers (Canada)

Domain: Telecommunication Services

Roles and Responsibilities:

●The project involves the following Rogers systems - Rogers Cable and Wireless Billing and Provisioning systems, Fulfillment systems and Legacy Back end systems for its Cable and Wireless services. The integrated Back-end systems are developed using varied technological platforms such as Mainframes, Amdocs Customer Resource Manager, Oracle Applications and 3rd party applications. These Enterprise systems are integrated with a robust middleware Platform involving Applications such as APILINK, Tuxedo, RWS.

●Key Applications Engaged in the project would be eCommerce Applications such as Sales and Service Portal / 3PSA built on Oracle ATG Framework, eSIS(SOA based application), MFT(FTP server based), SGI(Rumba Mainframe), CRM/CSM (Amdocs) for changes and maintenance, report generation.

●The scope includes validation of end to end flow of orders until fulfillment. These flows also involve various middle ware systems and interfaces. The projects are delivered across various cycles (Major, Minor, Weekly Cycle releases and Trouble Tickets) based on SDLC models like Waterfall and Agile methodologies.

●Preparing test cases upon the requirements gathered from the releases.

●Execution of test cases, preparing the functionality document with screenshots and data, uploading the test results to HPa ALM.

●Logging the defects with proper evidence in HP ALM.

●Retrieving the daily status reports.

●Participating in defect calls with developers.

List of Business Critical Projects handled :

●Own The Home-OTH


Applications Known:




●Mobile Application/Dispatch Application

●V21 CSM

●Number Management

●SS/V21 Billing


●Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science

●MBA in HRM at NMIMS University

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