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Agile Methodology Requirements Gathering Test Planning Quality Assurance Business Analysis Analysis Data Mapping Process Improvement Integration Testing Program Management
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Recent Experience
Principal BA consultant 04/13 - present
Senior Quality Analyst 03/13 - 04/13
Agile Methodology Business Analysis Analysis Test Planning Quality Assurance Requirements Gathering
Developer 11/09 - 03/10
Summary

  • Experience with analyzing business needs, gathering requirements, planning, organizing, documenting, and testing software applications.
  • Primary role as an Agile Tester is to work as part of a development team, and to ensure that quality is built into a product by working closely with the product owner.
  • Representing End to End technical discussions related to new functionality, products and framework with Components and the Designers.
  • Hands on experience on transportation domain (involving Railroad, Metro & other Public transportation) as a part of CSX and NTS (New Ticketing System).
  • Tracking the Sprint deployments with Configuration team and ensure all the builds from components are deployed.
  • Involved in facilitating the Scrum call and weekly process improvement meetings.
  • Preparing Release level test plan and conducting Release level testing status meetings to track the testing progress and presented the Release level metrics on a regular basis.
  • Performed Ad-hoc testing, Integration testing, End-to-End testing, Function testing & System testing. Reviewed and prioritize defects with the developers on technical calls for defects.
  • Working closely with the program manager and configuration teams to ensure the availability of test environments.
  • Involved in testing the production defects before the new code is deployed into Production Environment Facilitating User Acceptance Testing and making sure that user request are met.
  • Providing Demo to the User Community on the functionalities developed after every iteration and making sure the test environments and test data is available for commencement of User Acceptance Testing.
  • Experience in CA/Clarity, Peoplesoft and SAP applications.
  • Strong analytical skills, evaluation and high degree of initiative. Coordinate all aspects of project - planning, scheduling tasks, tracking, and monitoring risk analysis. Adept at writing data mapping documents, data transformation rules, maintaining data dictionary, data migration documents and interface requirements documents.
  • Involved in the Quality management aspects to improve the quality of the deliverables using HP ALM.
  • Reviewed metrics related to Data Management. Such metrics helps to identify the delivery status for different countries, Accounts, delivery centers.
  • Good understanding of parameterization, checkpoints, reusable components.
  • Reviewed all Root Cause Analysis related to MIRs (Major Incident Report) in Data management.
  • Worked with System engineers, IT Architects from different countries in a way to analyze the proper root cause of high impacting SLA failures over different accounts. The target was mostly to reduce the SLA failures for SONY client in Japan.
  • Performed requirement gathering & analysis by actively soliciting, analyzing customer requirements and prepared the requirements specification document for the application using Microsoft word.
  • Instruct, direct and review IT Quality Assurance of the work of others and act as an internal consultant to management on complex application projects, software, work methods or procedures

Top 5 Skills
SkillsProficiencyLast Used
Agile Methodology
2013
Requirements Gathering
2013
Test Planning
2013
Quality Assurance
2013
Business Analysis
2013
Education and Certifications
Biju Pattanaik University of Technology
Certified Agile tester from NTT,
Level 3 Certified Project manager Certification done in NTT,
Preferences
Availability:Immediately
Willing to relocate?:Yes
Relocation preference
Any location
Prepared to Travel:No travel (0%)
Employment Type:Any
Security Clearance:No clearance
Citizenship:U.S. Citizen