Quality Assurance Specialist - 9 Years of Experience - Near 20905


Quality Assurance Specialist


Silver Spring, MD

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Highly motivated detailed oriented IT professional with over 9 years of experience in various IT roles including Quality Assurance Analyst Systems Analyst and IT Consultant. Excellent written and oral communication skills rapid learner and team player having ability to meet challenging deadlines and work under pressure. Completely focused and able to quickly identify and respond to priority issues. Equally comfortable conversing with technology professionals business owners and end users. SUMMARY * Strongly experienced in manual and automated testing of web based and client-server applications. * Experienced in Black box and Grey box testing techniques for GUI, Functional, System, Regression, Back-end and User Acceptance Testing. * Expertise in creating Test plans, Test strategy and Test cases based User Stories as well as business and system requirements. * Experienced in different types of testing such as Black box, Functional, GUI, Regression, System, User Acceptance and Back end testing. * Maintained Requirement Traceability Matrix across the project deliverables. * Highly skilled in triaging defects. * Proficient in the use of ALM/Quality Center for developing and executing automated and manual tests. * Strong Experience in writing and executing SQL queries for Back-end testing. * Experienced in writing QTP Test Scripts using Descriptive Programming and enhanced the scripts using Parameterization, Synchronization, Correlation, Regular Expressions, Check Points, Customized Exception handling and VB Script. * Extremely focused and able to quickly identify and respond to priority issues. * Experienced in executing, maintaining and updating Test Scripts when the business rules change. * Quick learner and excellent team player having ability to meet tight deadlines and work under pressure. includes position as Business Analyst with international IT consulting firm.