Gauri K.

Qa Engineer

370 dollar
Freelancer
17 years
London, UNITED KINGDOM

My experience

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Scentrics (Remote)October 2017 - Present

Project Details
Encryption & Decryption App Testing
Key Responsibilities
* Set up all the QA processes and QA team from scratch
* Working as a QA Lead to handle the test and documentation team
* Setting up the QA scope
* Release management
* App testing on iOS and Android using Amazon Device Farm
* API Testing using SOAP UI & SDK Testing
* Windows applications Testing
* Design Regression and Sanity Suites.
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Excel in Business (Permanent – Remote)July 2016 - October 2017

Team size: 4
Project Details
Excel in Business
Key Responsibilities
* Set up all the QA processes and QA team from scratch
* Working as a QA Lead to handle the test and documentation team
* Setting up the QA scope
* Release management
* Testing the complicated Excel application and the reports
* Deciding the regression testing scope and actual process
* Coordinating with consultants to get the new scope of the product.
* Coordinating with the development team to arrange training, testing scope and actual testing
* Testing EIB website on various platforms – Windows, Mac, IOS, Android
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Boots (Contract)February 2016 - July 2016

Team Size: 3
Project Details
Health diabetics (User interactive tool to record and follow up on health issues related to diabetics)
Key Responsibilities
* Working as a Senior QA Analyst (Mobile) in a Sprint/Kanban based agile team. Leading an offshore QA team from onsite.
* Following BDD approach
* Setting up Jira related processes for test team
* Designing the bug report for the project
* Executing test scenarios on multiple devices - web, Android, iOS
* Work on API testing using SOAP UI
* Performing End-2-end testing with integration of third party tools - Qnomy and Snythetix
* Signing off the test tasks and performing Production testing
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SKY (Contract)February 2015 - January 2016

Team Size: 5
Project Details
Sky Go Linear (Broadcasting mobile and web application for live streaming)
Key Responsibilities
* Responsible for end to end testing of the new Sky Go Linear Project within Sky to test if the AdSmart functionality (dynamic decision of ads for each ad break) works as expected on Android and iOS devices using Charles and Fiddler
* Test Lead for Android testing - managing the Android builds from the client's team, planning sanity, defining test cycles, designing regression packs, participating in decision making for go/no go on releases, managing defects.
* Testing and troubleshooting on various devices and versions of Android, iOS, Web, Xbox and PlayStation with different network connections.
* Automation testing by running the test scripts in Jenkins.
* Bash scripting.
* Following BDD approach
* Testing channel scheduling using BSS and Landmark
* Using Freewheel as the decision-making tool for ad serving
* Testing connections with Yospace and adding up of Clearcast codes before the creative is published for the Mobile Apps.
* Using QC and JIRA for defect management.
* Involved in System Testing, UAT and User Trails.
* Also involved as a sole tester for other stand-alone Mule applications which are developed and used for automating the support purposes.
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Vanquis Bank (London, UK)March 2014 - February 2015

Team Size: 4
Project Details
PEP and Sanctions, First Data, Cascade
Key Responsibilities* Working in an Agile team for PEP and Sanction project to cover all QA activities - planning, scripting, execution and managing the defects.
* Coordinating between team internationally for First Data and Cascade between Business Analyst, Testers and clients
* Involved in Mobile testing (Android and iOS) for the project to verify if the application is supported on various mobile versions via Charles.
* Data migration testing using ETL
* Working on JSON queries
* Involved in web service testing through SOAPUI, automation testing via Coded UI, SQL testing
* Using Jenkins to run automated QA tests.
* Using TFS, Coded UI, SOAP UI and JIRA
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Pilat Media (London, UK)– IBMSNovember 2012 - March 2014

Team Size: 5
Project Details
IBMS is desktop based broadcasting application which comprises of 2 modules - Content and Sales.
Key Responsibilities
* Acting as a Quality Release Manager which involves scoping and drafting the release pack with Project Manager, Development Leads and the Test Team.
* Mentoring other team members on IBMS Modules and Release Management
* Client - Server testing for desktop based application including functional testing and performance testing for entire application
* Interface Testing using XML messaging and SQL reporting
* Testing experience in testing both the modules of IBMS Application
* Integration, System, Regression and UAT testing
* Data migration testing
* Defect management through Team Track
* Test script writing and executing in Quality Centre
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OLM Systems Ltd (London, UK)– CareFirstNovember 2008 - November 2012

Team Size: 6
Project Details
CareFirst (Media based application to save details about clients and media)
Key Responsibilities
* Web based manual testing including report testing and business object testing for entire application using Agile methodology.
* Acted as Scrum Master involving for complete cycles including scoping and estimating
* Mobile testing for the CareFirst website on Blackberry, Android and iOS.
* VI (Voice Integration) testing
* XML testing
* Covered product backlog and sprint meetings, demos at the end of a sprint, estimates, write high level scripts and test execution.
* Performed as a team lead and managed independently from requirement gathering to release phase including estimation at each phase.
* Setting up test environment.
* Integration, System, Regression and UAT testing including cross browser testing, SQL testing and GUI testing
* Risk Based testing
* Defect management through Team Track
* Working on IBM automation tool (RFT) using java.
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Deloitte Consulting (Mumbai, India)– Global CRM (Deal Exchange and SmartNet)September 2007 - September 2008

Team Size: 5
Project Details
Deal Exchange (CRM project)
Key Responsibilities
* Test script preparation in QC
* Web Based Manual testing (system, regression and UAT) for the entire application
* Estimation and Matrix preparation
* Maintained all the project related documents for Client and Quality related processes
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Organisation Hewitt Associates (Mumbai, India)- Rogers myHRJuly 2005 - September 2007

Team Size: 4
Project Details
myHR Rogers (HR application for storing employee and employer details)
Key Responsibilities
* Web based manual testing on Rogers myHR product through SIT phase
* Testing the system using requirement document, process specifications, test scripts and SQL through Quality Center
* Backend testing using Toad
* Regression testing using QTP
* Maintained all the project related documents for Client and Quality related processes
* Performed the role of a Test Lead to handle the team of 2 testers
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Datamatics Technologies Limited (Mumbai, India)May 2004 - February 2005

Project Details & Key Responsibilities
* I was working on automation of quality management system (QMS) and reports on Project Server. The main tool in the QMS was Defect Management Tool, which was required by the company for their CMM-5 assessment. It included adding online defects, reviewing it, fixing the defects and generating various reports out of it, which was used by whole organization.
* Cognos Tool - The second major project was generation of reports from project server. Resource report, effort variance report and schedule variance report were generated online including the line chart for the same. For this project a total study of Microsoft Project Server database was made.
* Tools used were VB, ASP, SQL Server 2000, Microsoft Projects 2002, Microsoft Project Server, DHTML, scripting and Cognos Tool
* Unit Testing was done at a very high level on the tools with the help of test scripts, defects where recorded, solved and retested.
* I have also assisted the Quality Team in various Quality related processes and during their CMM Level 5 Assessment.

My stack

Other

Active Server Pages, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Project, report testing, Coded Ui, Mobile Applications, App testing, Windows applications Testing, Android testing - managing, SQL testing, Back End, Automation tool, Microsoft Project Server, Charles, iOS test, ISEB Foundation Certificate, Capability Maturity Model, Data Migration Testing, XML testing, Microsoft Office, Defect Management, Data Encryption, Nondestructive Testing, Interface testing, BSS (Business Support Systems), automation testing, Oracle Toad, Requirements Gathering, Mercury Interactive Quicktest, Scrum Master, Apple Mac, Microsoft SQL Server 2000, Microsoft Team Foundation Server, IBM Hardware, Microsoft Access

Analysis methods and tools

Mercury Quality Center, Kanban, Rational Functional Tester, Bugzilla, Ranorex, Agile, Agile Methodology, JIRA

Others

Release Management, Project Server, Quality Assurance, Xbox, Fiddler, TOAD for Oracle, API, Troubleshooting, Team Track, Teamwork

Protocols

SOAP, JSON

Mobile

Blackberry, Android

Embedded and Telecom

Android Tests

Software testing

Functional testing, GUI Testing, User Acceptance Testing, Mobile Testing, API testing, Web Testing, Manual testing, Test Analyst, System testing, SoapUI, Regression testing, QC, Unit testing

IT Infrastructure

iOS

Databases

Microsoft SQL Server, MS Access, Oracle, SQL Server, TOAD

Computer Tools

Microsoft Excel, MS Project, Microsoft PowerPoint, MS Word, MS PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, MS Excel

Business Intelligence

ETL

Languages

DHTML, Visual Basic, XML, Java, SQL

Middleware

Jenkins

My education and trainings

3 Year full time post-graduation degree in Master of Computer Applications - India

Program in computer applications - DNIIT Certification

Information System Examination Board - Intermediate Certificate in Software Testing - ISEB Certification

International Software Testing Qualifications Board - Foundation Level - ISTQB Certification

3 Year graduation degree in Bachelor of Computer Application - India

National Stock Exchange Certification in financial markets - NCFM Certification