Freelance Quality Assurance Freelancer & Software Tester

Location:Ashburn, Virginia, United States
2 Skills
Sripriya R Krishnamoorthy

Cell: 571-271-1878


Result Oriented QA Test Lead with more than 10 years of professional experience in IT with extensive background in quality assurance, design verification and testing methodologies. Excellent self-starter with ability to do multi-tasking, project planning, training, leading and motivating team members.

Professional Summary

? An accomplished Test Lead with extensive experience in project management, requirements definition, software testing and quality assurance in diverse domains: Telecom, Health Care, HR, Hospitality, Research and Product development applications
? Managed cross-geographical team (onsite and offshore) of 10+ people for various business critical applications
? Re-engineer QA methodologies and processes that resulted in establishment of complete traceability of requirements and enhanced test quality
? Prepared and executed both functional and performance automation test scripts using Rational Robot, Rational Performance Tester and Rational Functional Tester
? Participated in proposal writing
? Extensive experience in LOE preparation using PERT 3 point estimating tool , Function point estimation
? Log, track, and verify resolution of software and specification defects along with documenting all phases of QA process.
? Managed various QA phases , Train and Mentor team members on process/test methods
? Meet weekly with team members to verify goals, responsibility, and understanding of assigned projects; help clarify their projects and roles by reviewing their test cases and documentation.
? Lead UAT testing activities done by the Business Users and securing Sign off on the patches released to UAT
? Expertise in scheduling, project planning and delivering software
? Participated in the hiring process


Received “Absolute Best Performance Award” from Booz Allen Hamilton in 2010 and 2012

Technical Skills

Industries - Telecom, HR, Hospitality, Health Care, Research
Programming languages - C, C++, JAVA
Software Applications - MS-Office, MS-Project, MS-Visio
Testing and Defect tracking Tools
- HP Winrunner, Quick Test Pro, HP Quality Center, Test Director, Rational Test Manager, Rational Clear Quest, BugZilla, Telelogic Synergy, PVCS Tracker, Rational Robot, Rational Performance Tester, Rational Functional Tester, Rational Test Manager, Rational Quality Manager,Jira
Hardware/Operating Systems - Windows,Macintosh
- Oracle, MS SQL Server, MS Access, TOAD, Aqua Data Studio
Internet Technologies - HTML, XML
Methodologies - Agile, SDLC
Concepts - OOPS,RDBMS
Requirement Management Tools - DOORS, Rational Requisite Pro

Professional Background

Employer : Booz Allen Hamilton

Client : National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA
Role : Associate - Test Lead
Project : eJacket – DD concur 09/2008 – Present


? Successfully led multiple eJacket DD Concur Maintenance Releases as a Test Lead
? Managed the resource allocation during entire test cycle
? Provided LOE for all cycles of testing using estimation tools and ensured that the LOE was met
? Formulated testing methodologies, standards and guidelines which are adhered for eJacket maintenance releases
? Prepared and executed both functional and performance automation test scripts using Rational Robot, Rational Performance Tester and Rational Functional Tester
? Participated in reviewing various test cases, test scripts prepared by the team members
? Managed the test documentation and execution results in Rational Test Manager
? Developed a suite of performance test scripts for simulated testing in Rational Performance Tester
? Authored test execution progress report
? Provided Brown bag sessions for various teams across NSF for using Rational Performance Tester and Rational Quality Manager
? Participated in creating process documentations like Clear Quest SOP, Test Metrics, LOE methodology
? Created extensive test data using SQL queries
? Worked closely with the client and supported them during various client reviews and user acceptance testing

Employer : Science Application International Corporation (SAIC)

Client : Census Bureau, Washington, DC
Role : Senior Software Tester – Software Design Engineer IV
Project : 2010 Census Coverage Measurement 06/2008 – 09/2008


? Actively participated in the development of the specifications with the customer
? Performed integration testing for various modules the PI tool
? Prepared the test scripts in Psuedocode
? Prepared the test matrix for the different paths (modules) determining input actions
? Maintained the test documentation in HP quality Center
? Logged and maintained the defects in Quality center

Employer : Sapient Corporation, Virginia, USA

Client : Sprint Nextel, Reston, VA
Role : Track Lead –Sr.QA Associate
Project : Unified Billing Platform 11/2006 – 06/2008
- Order Validation Module


? Was the Lead for the testing team and Subject Matter Expert for order processing applications and back-end billing systems and liaison with client business, client development and client managers
? Participated in JAD sessions with key stakeholders and business analysts in order to collect the requirements
? Provided LOE for overall testing efforts
? Managed cross-geographical team (onshore and offshore) of 10+ people
? Analyzed business requirements and functional requirements and developed test plan, test strategy and traceability documents
? Identified test data once the functional requirements were collected and analyzed
? Hands on end to end experience in performing System Testing, Functional Testing, Integration Testing and Regression Testing
? Responsible for generating, tracking and managing test status report using Quality Center
? Conducted daily status call with offshore team and reported the daily test status to the client
? Ensured 100% SLA throughout the warranty period
? Supported customers for post production verification
? Actively participated in the preparation of the Project Run Book
? Involved in the Project Contract Workbook signoff process
? Mentored the entire team in writing SQL queries
? Baselined the test deliverables to pass the quality gates
? Extensive experience in XML and SQL

Employer : Sri Systems Inc, NJ
Client : Marriott International, Bethesda, MD 5/2006-10/2006
Project : HWS
Client : Kaiser Permanente, Silver Spring, MD 8/2005–4/2006
Project : Epic – Resolute Professional Billing & Diamond
Role : Senior Consultant – QA


? Prepared a detail test schedule and test metrics on a day-to-day basis for the project members to know the status of the application
? Published software test deliverables identified during each control point of SDLC, including Test Plan, Test Strategy, Test Case/Script, and results analysis
? Review Product Requirements and Functional Specification Documents for various new projects in order to write Test Estimates, Test Outline, and Test Design documentation
? Provided analysis, reports and status of all products in test, bug trends, postponed bugs and milestone progress
? Developed master and detailed test plans, requirements traceability matrices, test scripts, and lead testing
? Produced and communicated test analysis reports and metrics
? Performed Black Box Testing, System Testing, Acceptance Testing, Compatibility Testing and Regression Testing
? Prepared test cases that provided a detailed list of conditions under which the system was tested in both Diamond and Epic
? Managed the test documentation in Rational Test Manager and defects were reported in Rational Clear Quest

Employer : SSG, Bangalore, India

Client : Accenture Services Ltd., Bangalore, India 2/2005 - 6/2005
Role : Software Engineer (QA)
Project : eBay


? Executed test cases manually to check GUI and functional features of AUT using Test Lab
? Developed automated test scripts for functionality and regression testing using QTP
? Performed back end testing using SQL queries in TOAD and managed the test documentation in Test Director

Employer : BSS, Bangalore, India

Client : Perot Systems, Bangalore, India 2/2004 – 1/2005
Role : QA Tester
Project : Diamond


? Analyzed the Business requirements and Performance Strategies for benchmarking the application
? Developed test execution plan, which defined and facilitated the performance profiling Process
? Verified data source and data integrity using SQL
? Logged the defects in Rational Clear Quest

Employer : GFT Technologies (formerly eQuadriga), Trichy, India

Client : PONS, Germany
Role : QA Tester
Project : Smile - PONS, Germany 5/2003 - 1/2004


? Involved in design and development of test plans based on high-level and detailed design
? Developed test strategies, scripts, cases and plans for Client Server application testing
? Drove with software development, management, operations and other quality engineers to identify areas that will benefit most from automated testing
? Automated the test cases using Winrunner for Regression Testing.

Academic Background

? MS in Computer Science from Bharathidasan University, India
? BS in Industrial Electronics from Bharathidasan University, India
? Certification in Advanced Java Programming from NIIT