Padmavathy Balasubramaniam

Freelance Quality Assurance Freelancer & Software Tester

Location:Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
2 Skills
I have around 8 years experience in Software Testing. During my tenure with Patni, I had a chance to work with few leading companies in Financial and Healthcare domain like FINRA, ABNAMRO Bank, Standard Chartered Banks and St Jude Medicals.
I am currently not working. I took break from my work in 2012, after my son was born. I am currently attending school, pursuing a diploma in Datawarehousing (SAP (BI) and BIG data). I started my course in June 2015.
Prior to taking break in 2012, I was working with FINRA in New York, where I was QA Anlayst for Equitites and Options Surveillances of NYSE- ARCA exchange. It was a manual testing project. Because, I was solely responsible for QA activities of Equities Surveillance,I had been extensively involved in various phases of Testing Life Cycle from Requirements Analysis through Defects Tracking for complex projects.
Before joining FINRA, I worked for St. Jude Medical in California, where I performed manual and automation testing with QTP. I played a pivotal role in developing Test Automation Framework for St Jude. It was well taken by the client management as it reduced the test execution time by 50%.
During my tenure with iGate-Patni, I had received “Most Valuable Player” Award for outstanding performance, for two consecutive years.
Regarding my work experience in India, I was invovled in testing credit risk management system for ABN AMRO bank and business trading application for Royal Bank of Scotland Bank, which involed manual and automation tesitng.