Geetah Krishnan

Freelance Quality Assurance Freelancer & Test Writer

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Location:Arlington Heights, Illinois, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/geetahkrishnan
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Geetah Krishnan
raveena_raveena@hotmail.com
224 279 5495

Has over 5 years of professional experience in the IT industry with focus on Software Quality Assurance, Considered as a highly motivated individual with the ability to make informed decision based on analytical skills.
PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY:

* Five years of diversified experience in Quality Assurance and Software testing in e-commerce, utility and Education domains.
* Strong knowledge in Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC).
* Proficient in Testing Techniques with an emphasis on Software Quality Assurance and Black Box Methodologies.
* Extensive experience in QA Methodologies, preparing Test Plans, writing Test Cases and executing them, performed Defect Reporting and Tracking throughout the entire defect life cycle.
* Experienced in Manual and Automated testing using HP Interactive Tools like QTP and HP Quality Center.
* Experienced in Testing of Stand-alone, Client/Server and Web based applications.
* Involved and maintained the Test Matrix and Requirements Traceability Matrix.
* Good Working knowledge of database concepts and strong SQL skills.
* Well Versed with System testing, Integration testing, Regression testing and User Acceptance Testing.
* Experienced in Backend Testing using SQL Queries.
* Experienced in GUI, Regression and Data Driven Testing.
* Used SQL Statements to extract Data from Tables to verify the output Data of the reports.
* Experienced in Unit, Integration, System, Positive and Negative, Configuration, Volume, Black Box, and Functional testing.

Education:
B.S degree in Education with minor in Computer Applications from Singapore Nanyang Technological University.

Technical Skills:
? Hardware : IBM, HP, EMC, PC Compatibles.
? Operating Systems: Apple Mac OS, iOS, Android, Windows 9x/NT,MS-DOS, Unix, Linux,
? Languages : Basic SQL, JAVA, Objective-C.
? Databases : Oracle 10g, MySql.
? Software Q/A : Standards & Procedures Development, SDLC Testing, test plan
Design & Development, planning Automated Testing Strategy.
? Testing Tools : Jira, Quality Center, Test Director, Rational Team Test

Professional experience:
Mobile Application Tester
W. W. Grainger Inc (Feb 2012 – June 2013)
Grainger implemented mobile version of the e-commerce application targeting mobile customers with all the features available to customers search , checkout, order history, order management, branch finder with location services. Grainger also launched iOS and android application making use of device capabilities for ship notifications using Urban Air Ship api.
Responsibilities:
? Performed device testing for iOS and Android based applications, User Interface as well as functional testing.
? Performed validation testing for web views and native device views for iOS and android applications.
? Performed validation testing on device features like notifications, location services.
? Performed mobile web application features on devices iOS , android and iPad and reported issues and tracked using Jira.

? Worked in agile environment with 2 weeks sprint, scrum methodology, attended daily scrum meetings and retrospective meetings.
? Reviewed the requirements documents and Design Document with project to understand requirements and prepare test strategy and test cases.
? Designed Functional Test Cases based on Use Cases using Microsoft Excel and uploaded to Quality Center.
? Executed SQL queries to test the different scenarios in the application.
? Used Jira to updated stories with the validated results and interacted with the developers to explain User Interface and functional requirements.

Senior Quality Assurance Analyst

Exelon Corporation (June 2010 - Dec 2012)
Exelon is utility corporation based in chicago and runs power distribution in North east as well as Illinois. Worked on several web and content management related projects at exelon for different business units.
Responsibilities:
? Provided inputs towards estimates for preparing test cases and execution.
? Identified defects early in the verification phase to avoid functional changes during validation phase.
? Generated Daily and Weekly test status reports and metrics to management.
? Detected bugs and logged and classified them based on the severity.
? Ensured that defects and requirement variances are appropriately communicated to development for correction.
? Wrote SQL Queries to access data from the database.

Quality Assurance Analyst
Singtel Corporation, Singapore (July 2009 - May 2010)
Singtel is Asia's largest telecommunication corporation. Worked on validating several of their customer facing web applications involved with retail sales of device and services.
Responsibilities:
? Designed Functional Test Cases using Microsoft Excel.
? Performed Functional testing and Regression testing.
? Generated Regression Test Scripts.
? Generated Daily and Weekly test status reports and metrics to management.
? Conducted and defect meetings and weekly status meetings.
? Used MANTIS defect-tracking tool to analyze and report application defects and enhancements.
? Followed up with the development team with respect to the bug fixes.
? Prepared Product Requirement Traceability Matrix.

IT Trainer, QA software tester.
Ministry of Education , Singapore (Jun2008 to July 2009)
Responsibilities:
? Trained elementary to adults to use educational software.
? Maintained E-commerce website.
? Generated Daily and Weekly test status reports and metrics to management.
? Conducted and defect meetings and weekly status meetings.
? Used defect-tracking tool to analyze and report application defects and enhancements.
? Followed up with the development team with respect to the bug fixes.
Skills (2) Rating
Quality Assurance
Test Writing