• Anand B
  • Systems Analyst
  • Last/current workplace: DT Digital
  • 38 years old from Box Hill, VIC

Introduction

Hi, I am a software tester (manual & automation) and a COBOL programmer with 8 years of IT experience in all facets of SDLC, seeking for work opportunity in your company. I have strong experience in testing Web, CRM and Mainframe applications. Companies I have worked for include Barclays, Accenture and DT Digital (Client ORIGIN Energy). I have experience of working in methodologies like Agile and V. I have good knowledge of Scrum and carry the values of Behavior Driven Development (BDD). I am experienced in creation and execution of Test Plans, Test approach, Test Cases and Test data for ST, SIT and Regression releases. Apart from above, I have analysed User Stories, Functional and Non Functional requirements for the project/release and have translated them into test cases. I am experienced in Manual Testing of Websites using Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) and Automation testing of Web based Application using Selenium Webdriver and QTP10.0. I have automated and executed Test Scenarios by developing new and maintaining old Hybrid framework in JavaScript using Selenium Webdriver and JUnit. I also have good experience in automating Web Testing and CRM UI application using QTP 10.0 by writing and executing Keyword driven and Data driven scripts. I have performed web based testing which included: Content Management in Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Adobe Media Server (AMS), Web based functional testing, web based usability testing, web compatibility testing and web security testing. I have good experience in testing Websites on Android and iOS platforms. I am also experienced in manual testing of Mainframe Application and have strong Database testing skills using SQL queries on SQL Server 2005 and DB2. I have managed defects on QC and JIRA right from the point of defect discovery, done root cause analysis of defects, defined defect priority after discussions with BA and developers, discussed identified root cause with BA and developers, tracked defects with developers, verified and communicated defect and closed a defect. I have great ability to provide a clear communication and maintaining relationships with stake holders and confidence of higher management with clear communication and documentation processes has always been the key factor of my career graph. I have strong analytical skills and have gained them from my extensive experience. My IT experience in areas like support, development and testing has provided me the ability to visualize and solve complex problems and make sensible decisions based on available information. I pay strong attention towards quality assurance and have implemented QA processes like focusing on building domain and technical knowledge of team on new project releases through knowledge transfers and documentation, Ensured active team participation in creation and maintenance of Best Practices and Lessons Learnt documents for future releases. I would enjoy an opportunity to talk with you to see where my skill set would be of the greatest benefit to your company. Sincerely, Anand Singh hati

Employment History

  • DT Digital

    • Nov 2014 - Current
    Organisation: DT Digital Location: Melbourne Duration: Nov 7th 2014 - Till Date Role: QA Analyst Environment: Java, Amazon Web Server, Adobe Media Server Agile SCRUM, Adobe Experience Manager (AEM), JIRA, HTML, XML, Browserstack Responsibilities: • Understood and clarified user stories with the Business Analyst • Built Test cases and Test Scenarios for the sprint from user stories on JIRA in BDD format • Worked with development team and BA to understand new product features for the purpose of developing Test Cases • Took active part in daily SCRUM calls and analysis of product backlog • Executed test cases in JIRA for planned sprint • Authored Web pages for website in Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) using components developed as part of correct Content Setup for testing on Amazon Web Server (AWS) • Performed Manual testing, Cross browser testing, Web Responsive Testing on Mobiles and Tablets (Android and iOS), Regression Testing, Smoke Testing, Personalised Cookie testing and Product Validation Testing on AMS (Adobe Media Server) • Raised and managed defects in JIRA • Liaised with developers and BA's for the defects raised and ensured that they are resolved • Liaised with Client in Defect Triage and helped in decisions of accepting valid defects • Provided support to Business Users in using the Web Components developed • Provided support to Business users during UAT testing • Regularly interacted with relevant stake holders and kept them informed on testing status Origin Energy is leading Energy Service provider in Australia and they are redeveloping their website to inform customers of their new features and provide them a personalised view. 2. CLM - Customer Website
  • Barclays

    • May 2012 - Feb 2014
    Organisation: Barclays Location: India Duration: May 21st th Feb 2014 Role: Team Lead Environment: Java, Oracle 11g, Agile SCRUM, Selenium Webdriver, JUnit, HTML, XML, QC 10.0, JavaScript, Eclipse, VMware Responsibilities: • Liaised with business analysts, understanding user stories and converting them into test cases • Worked in Agile methodology and acted as SCRUM Master • Was responsible for implementation of scrum process and maintenance of minutes document • Liaised with Project Owner in analysing and defining change requests for sprints/releases • Developed and maintained automated regression test cases in Selenium WebDriver using JavaScript in Junit • Created and maintained hybrid regression framework, mixture of keyword and data driven framework, in Selenium WebDriver • Wrote and executed test cases in QC • Performed GUI Testing, Functional Testing, Usability Testing , Security Testing and Database Testing • Performed browser (IE, Firefox, Chrome, Safari) and platform (Windows 7/Vista/ XP) compatibility testing in virtual machine environment • Wrote SQL queries to check data integrity on website and interfacing tables • Used Hp Quality Center v10.0 for defect management • Managed defects right from the point of defect discovery, did root cause analysis of defects, defined defect priority after discussions with BA and developers, discuss identified root cause with BA and developers, defect tracking with developers, defect verification and communication and defect closure • Chaired Defect Calls and provided Test Status Reports to Higher Management • Actively participated in QA team meetings and discussions • Took part in Change Management and Release Management processes, analysed changes, raised change records, prepared back out plans, took change approvals in CAB meetings, chased task holders, provide all the documents for release, support in release etc. • Managed teams work, ensured testing was completed on time and within budget, resolved conflicts arising between team members or with external team members and kept team members motivated • Ensured testing team follows testing standards, guidelines and testing methodology as documented in test approach CLM Corporate customer website was developed so that customers can view the details of accounts, transactions, sweeps, interests, and statements online. Customers were given better facilities to manage their accounts, like change of contact information, requests for change in settlement accounts, stop a sweep to happen as per their needs etc 3. CLM - CRM development and maintenance
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    Accenture

    • Jan 2006 - Jan 2010
    Organisation: Accenture Client: Barclays Location: India Duration: January 2nd th Jan 2010 Role: Analyst Programmer Responsibilities: • Gathered requirement about Problem Records from Incident Management Team, Details of Problem Record and sessions with stake-holders • Prepared Technical specification document of Problem records • Analysed priority of production errors and worked as per priority • Prepared documents for changes to LLD artifacts after implementation of production fixes • Analysed, Debuged, Designed, Coded, Documented, Tested and Implemented solution to Problem Records • Coded COBOL, CICS and JCL programs, Prepared Copybooks and Files • Experienced in Trouble shooting errors and exceptions encountered during execution of code • Raised Change Records and Prepared Backout Plan for support fix releases • Provided support while Implementation and assisted in case of issues and concerns • Created Test plan & Test cases, and executed test cases for unit and system testing • Took lead role in resolving technical difficulties of team AFTS (Automated Funds Transfer System) is Barclay's main multicurrency payment system. This is core of Barclay's system for payment processing and generating major chunk of revenue for it.
  • DT Digital, St. Kilda Road

    • Working in DT Digital, St. Kilda Road, Melbourne from 7th Nov - Till Date • Worked in Barclays, India from 22nd March 2010 to 28th Feb 2014 • Worked in Accenture, India from January 2006 to 14th Jan 2010 Technical Skills: Testing Tools: Selenium Webdriver, QTP 10.0, QC 10.0, AEM, JIRA, Browserstack Programming Languages: SQL, JavaScript, VBScript, COBOL, JCL Scripting Tools: Eclipse, JUnit, QTP Operating systems: Windows XP/7, z/OS Databases: SQL Server 2005, Oracle 11g, DB2, VSAM, GDG Internet Technologies: HTML and XML Domain: Banking (Wealth Management and Payments), Energy Other tools: VMWare, Citrix, MS-Office, File-aid, Endevor, Xpeditor, Platinum, Spufi

Skills

  • Information Technology (IT) Skills
  • Other

Education History

  • IIMT Engineering College, Meerut, U.P., India current

    Bachelor of Technology Degree: College: IIMT Engineering College, Meerut, U.P., India
  • Uttar Pradesh Technical University current

    University: Uttar Pradesh Technical University, Lucknow, U.P., India