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Balaji
vtbala36@gmail.com
904-487-9830
Jacksonville, FL 32290
Project Lead - QA
20 years experience W2
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Summary

  • Organized, detail oriented, results-driven, and highly motivated IT professional offering more than 13 years of experience in project management, technical operations, quality assurance, software management, and project delivery. Served in different roles as a Test Manager , Project/Test Coordinator ,Test Lead and System Analyst acquiring vast experience/knowledge in Agile/Scrum, V-Model and waterfall frameworks through various software development, project and testing life cycles.
  • QA work experience on Functional, Product (SAP ECC 6.0,Siebel and ODI), ETL and BI Testing on various domain such as Health care, Banking, Insurance and Telecom.
  • Managed the large testing team and worked on Test Plan, Test design/SQL Scripts, Test review, test estimation, maintained traceability between requirement and test design/evidence, update and discuss test status with project stakeholders including issues, risk and mitigation plan.
  • Performed ETL Testing by generating complex SQL queries to validate data between source data target such as EDW (Enterprise Data warehouse) and validated data against BI reports.
  • As a ETL QA worked on Informatica, ODI and BODI ETL tools to run and monitor job workflow in test environment and as a BI QA worked on Reporting tool such as OBIEE, Cognos, BO, Hyperion and SAP BI.
  • Good experience on SDLC (Waterfall, Agile and V-Model), STLC, SQA Process in Data warehouse projects and Methodologies such as BlackBox
  • Strong script writing experience on SQL, PL/SQL.
  • Validated the data based on data transformation rules and also processed data sourced from Flat files and relational databases such as SQL Server, Oracle 10g.
  • Good experience on Data Warehouse concepts and its different components.
  • Performed SAP MM testing based on client requirement and knowledge on SAP TM9.0.
  • Collaborated with SME’s, Data Modeler and DBA team frequently on scope of optimization and on continuous improvement of the Test process to ensure quality of data.
  • Worked on QTP and LoadRunner Automation tool as a shadow tester.
  • Supported Automation Testing COE team by providing SQL scripts to perform regression testing and also reviewed manual test scripts and SQL scripts.
  • Worked various testing on Manual Web Application testing, Product testing, Functional, Regression and Integration testing
  • Experienced in software test management tools like HP ALM Mercury Quality Center 11.52.
  • Monitored team across all phases of assigned testing projects.
  • Worked along with Quality Assurance Pre-Sales team to provide necessary information on DWBI.

Certifications:

ISTQBSoftware Testing Certified

ISO/CMMI Internal Audit Trained

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Testing

Functional, ETL/BI Testing, SAP Testing

ETL Tools

Informatica 9.5, ODI and BODI

BPM/BI Tools

OBIEE, Hyperion, BO, Cognos and SAP BI.

ERP

Languages

SAP ECC6.0, BI and TM 8.0.

C,C++,Java, VB,XML, VBScripting

RDBMS

Oracle 10/11g, MS SQL Server 2008, TOAD, SQL.

Operating Systems

Windows and UNIX

Testing Tools

Tivoli,QTP,LoadRunner, Sharepoint

Test Management Tool

HP ALM QC 11.52,JIRA, Microsoft Project suite, TFS

SDLC, STLC

Agile/Scrum,Waterfall,V-Model

Experience
Education
Project Plan, HP ALM
Health net Inc 2014
Oracle 10G and Informatica
Equinix Inc 2013
not provided 2003
PROJECTS EXPERIENCES
not provided 2000
Certifications
ISTQBSoftware Testing Certified
ISO/CMMI Internal Audit Trained
Skills
Oracle
2021
7
SQL
2021
7
Test Case Preparation
2021
7
HP QC
2021
6
NCS
2021
6
TOAD
2021
6
Quality Assurance
2021
5
Test Planning
2021
5
HP ALM
2021
4
Informatica
2014
4
MS TFS
2021
4
OBIEE
2013
4
Project Management
2021
4
Regression Testing
2013
4
Auditing
2021
3
Business Analysis
2021
3
ETL
2014
3
Integration Testing
2013
3
MS Project
2021
3
MS SharePoint
2021
3
UAT
2021
3
Analysis
2012
2
ETL Testing
2012
2
HP QTP
2012
2
J2EE
2012
2
JIRA
2012
2
Regulatory Reporting
2012
2
SDLC
2012
2
STLC
2012
2
Windows
2013
2
Audit
2014
1
Backend Testing
2010
1
Business Intelligence
2007
1
Data Lakes
2007
1
Data Validation
2010
1
Database Design
2013
1
Delivery Management
2014
1
Gap Analysis
2014
1
HP Loadrunner
2007
1
Performance Management
2014
1
Performance Testing
2007
1
Project Planning
2014
1
REST
2013
1
SAP
2010
1
SAP BI
2010
1
SAP BW
2010
1
SAP ECC
2010
1
SAP MM
2010
1
Stakeholder Engagement
2014
1
Triage
2014
1
Utilization Review
2014
1
Agile Methodology
0
1
Automated Testing
0
1
CMMI
0
1
Cognos
0
1
Data Modeling
0
1
Data Warehousing
0
1
Documentation
2010
1
ERP
0
1
Functional
2010
1
Hyperion
0
1
Java
0
1
Manual Testing
0
1
Mitigation
0
1
PL/SQL
0
1
SAP EC
2010
1
SAP Functional
2010
1
Scrum
0
1
Siebel
0
1
SQL Server
0
1
System Analysis
0
1
Waterfall
0
1
Windows XP
2010
1