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QA Tester

San Jose, CA, 95134
September 10, 2008

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Swetha Poreddy Email: ******.*******@*****.***

Cell: 408-***-****

Phone: 408-***-****

Status: Citizen


Summary of Qualifications:

 About Five years of experience in Quality Assurance/Testing Web Technologies performing various types of testing.

 Expertise in analyzing user requirements, functional and technical specifications, Creating Test Plans, Automating the test cases for Relational Database, Java, WEB and Client/Server applications

 Extensive Manual Testing Experience with Creating New Test cases from Product Reqirements

 Expertise with GUI Automation Tools – QTP about three years

 Maintained the Test Automation scripts written in PERL

 Involved in entire QA Life Cycle, which includes Designing, Developing, Documentation of Test Plans, Test Cases, Test Procedures and Test Scripts

 Excellent efficiency in performing Integration, User Acceptance Testing, Functional, Regression, System, Black Box, Smoke and GUI tests.

 Exposure to the CMMI Level 4

 Good Exposure on handling the Production issues

 Expertise in Robo HTML, Created new HTML files, fixing help files for GUI applications

 Exposure on Reports in the Test Environment

 Expertise in SQL, Worked on SQL for Back End testing to validate data.

 Expertise with Testing of Database applications developed with TOAD (ORACLE).

 Ability to Quickly Master new concepts and applications

 Good team player with excellent organizational and communication skills


Testing Tools Quick Test Professional, Quality Center, PVCS Tracker, PVCS Version Manager, Test Director, Win Runner, Requisite Pro.

Web Tools Robo HTML, DHTML, XML, Front page

Languages Java, ASP, JavaScript, VB Script , SQL

Middle Ware Java Servlets, JDBC and ODBC

Servers Personal Web Server, IIS, WebLogic, WebSphere.

Operating system UNIX, and Windows 95/98/2000/NT.

RDBMS TOAD, SQL Server and Oracle.

Office Tools MS Office, Excel

Professional Experience

NetApp Jan’08 - present

Sunnyvale, CA

QA Tester

Data Protection Manager is a suite of web-based applications offering network monitoring & management solutions for NetApp devices. Data Protection Manager is based on a client/server architecture that connects multiple web-based clients to a server on the network.


• Developed QTP Scripts for the Data Protection Manager functionality

• Developed New Test cases for GUI and Automated them using QTP

• Currently Maintaining & Executing the Nightly run using the Perl Scripts

• Involved in Manual Testing of the product

• Involved in Code Coverage Analysis for the Data Protection Manager UI Components

• Reported bugs related to the scripts/product using Internal bug reporting system

• Update Script results to Quality Center

Environment: Java, XML, Perforce, Sybase, Apache, Linux,Windows 2000/XP, Perl, Shell, Quality Center 9.0, QTP 9.2

Booz Allen Hamilton Nov’05 - October’07

McLean, VA

QA Tester

The Integrated Compliance Information System (ICIS) is the U.S Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Internet application. ICIS is a web based graphical user interface. ICIS will be the central enforcement and compliance system for EPA. The ICIS integrates FE&C (Federal Enforcement & Compliance) & NPDES (National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System) Projects


• Reviewed Business Requirement Documents and the Technical Specification.

• Analyzed the test requirements, Use Cases, Test Elements and developed Test Cases.

• Created Test Plans and Test cases using PVCS Version Manager

• Performed Integration, Smoke, Functional, Regression and End-to-End Testing.

• Good Exposure on handling the Change requests, Production issues, Reproducing the issue, coordinating with developers, raising a defect/bug & Verifying the issue after the fix

• Worked on Reports in the Test Environment

• Hands on Experience with Robo HTML - Fixed the help files related bugs using Robo HTML

• Performed the Back End Testing using SQL in TOAD for proper data storage and retrieval.

• Developed complex queries involving Joins, Sub Queries to verify the data in backend.

• Taking care of Production Issues and reproduce the issue in Test Environment

• Reported the bugs using the PVCS Tracker.

• Participated defects lifecycle meeting /bug scrubbing and attended project National meetings

• Coordinated with Business Analysts, Developers and other Test Engineers for successful completion of testing process.

• Created, modified and debugged the test scripts using Quick Test Professional

• Parameterized the data for the data driven testing using Quick Test Professional

• Created user defined functions to enhance the maintainability of test scripts in Quick Test Professional

Environment: Java, Robo HTML, XML, PVCS Tracker, PVCS VM, Web Sphere, SQL Server, Windows 2000/XP, QTP.

American Red Cross Jun’04 – Nov’05

Falls Church, VA

QA Tester

Worked as a Test Engineer for American Red Cross (IT-Head Quarters) on their internal Bio Medical Application called NBCS -National Bio Medical Computer Systems .This a client Server application which consists of 2 core modules –DMIS and CDIS. This application controls the process from the time donors are scheduled to donate blood, through the donation process, the testing process and the distribution of blood components. It is a centralized IT system for supporting business practices that standardize everything thereby increasing efficiency and cutting costs while improving product quality.


• Developed and Automated New Test cases, Requirement Traceability Matrix (RTM)

• Performed Manual Testing to test the usability of the application.

• Performed GUI testing to test the appearance and properties using Quick Test Professional

• Generated and enhanced automated scripts using Quick Test Professional.

• Performed Regression testing and Functionality testing using Quick Test Professional

• Parameterized the data for the data driven testing using Quick Test Professional

• Conducted Regression testing for subsequent versions of the same application using Quick Test Professional

• Conducted database testing by passing SQL queries to retrieve data records

• Developed UNIX scripts and SQL validation scripts to validate the outputs.

• Defects were tracked and reported using Test Director

• Actively interacted with Developers to discuss the technical issues.

Environment: QTP 8.0, Test Director 8.0, Oracle 8i, HTML, Web Logic, Windows2000, and UNIX

Standard Federal Financial Corp Mar’03 – May’04


QA Tester

Worked as a QA Tester for the Standard Federal Financial Corp. This was a web-based application which provides its customers with various banking, financial and Mortgage services. I was mainly involved in “Welcome to your Mortgage” module of the website where the account holders can check their accounts and balances by entering their User ID and password.


• Developed test plans and written test cases per the business and technical requirements.

• Performed Manual Testing to test the usability of the application.

• Performed Functionality testing and Regression Testing

• Wrote SQL queries to validate data and perform Data integrity testing.

• Defects were tracked and reported using Test Director.

Environment: Test Director 7.6, Oracle 8i, Visual Basic, ASP, Windows2000, Apache and UNIX.

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