Amith Chinivara

Amith Chinivara


    Software Engineer with strong business analysis and testing experience in a wide variety of Projects and environments, also with strong experience developing business requirements,test strategies, test plan and test cases based upon business and operations requirement.

      Knowledge of all ITIL process like Incident management, Problem management, Change management and Capacity management.

Work History

Work History
Nov 2010 - Apr 2012

Software Team Lead

Confident Sales India Pvt. Ltd
  • Analyze and  implement  Sage ACCPAC ERP modules General Ledger, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Purchase Orders, Order Entry, Inventory Control and Serialized and  Lot Tracking modules
  •  Analyze and implemented Business Service Management (BSM) solution architecture based on ITIL Best Practices. Designing and recommending service desk function by aligning customer needs with ITIL best practices and advising users how to utilize it in managing ITSM applications.
  • Worked extensively with Bugzilla bug tracking tool for tracking test cases, bug reporting with their test results.
  • Involved in User Acceptance Testing, defining test scenarios and selecting test case based on Business User Requirements and use cases.
Jul 2009 - Jun 2010

Business System Consultant


 IT /ITES Consulting company that offers a wide range of services in HR and IT consulting domain. Our main aim is to transform from sourcing to recruitment to hiring human asset focus.

  • Build and maintain a team of recruiters, nurture the team to understand the requirements of client organization with regard to existing business activities, organization structure and future growth plans.
  • Understand requirements of positions including job title, principal accountabilities, Key Result Areas (KRA's)/Key Performance Areas (KPA's), authority, external contacts, reporting and supervisory relationships, working environment, job specifications.
  • Responding to proposals, development of various client PoC's and Prototypes.
  • Worked with customers to ensure smooth delivery and implementation of software solutions.
  • Handled the tasks of conducting research on new products and evaluate the specific requirements of customer.
Jan 2008 - Dec 2008

Senior Software Engineer

Wipro Technologies

 ING VIKING is a web based online banking account access  application. ING bank and POST Bank merged and their online access applications were merged into one to cater customers from both the Banks.

  • Participated in preparing the Business Requirement specifications, developing Use cases, test cases and test scripts for Authorization functionality for bank payment transactions.
  • Determined scope of the project and analyzed business and requirements, developed strategic Test Plans, Test Cases and Test Scripts using HP Quality Center.
  • Involved in Compatibility testing the application across different Browsers and OS.
  • Involved in analyzing data for test cases and mapping the data to test cases.
  • Performed Integration testing for verifying account status and account transaction status.
  • Associated requirements to test cases (Maintained overall traceability).
Feb 2006 - Mar 2007

Senior Software Engineer

Wolters Kluwer Financial Services

ARTA Lending

Arta Lending is a lending tool for consumer, commercial, residential real estate, and agricultural loans. It allows you to efficiently generate loan documents for routine and high-volume lending.

  • Implemented HP tools for Network and servers management and application performance testing.
  • Participated in preparing the Business Requirement specifications, developing Used Cases for Network Node management, Operations Manager.
  • Worked extensively with Quality Center (Requirements, Test Plans, Test Cases, Test Design, Test Inputs, Test Logs and Test Summary Reports).
  • Mentored the group in understanding the requirements, creating testdata for Loans. 
  • Worked extensively with Altova XML Spy for creating XML test data for testing Loan application forms.
Apr 2005 - Jan 2006

Sr Software Engineer

Merrill Lynch

Private Trust Fund          Is a web-based application where all the Interested Parties accounts are linked to the Primary Trust account. Involved in incorporating Patriot Act guidelines for monitoring accounts opened after 2003 based upon customer data. New fields were incorporated into the application to comply with Patriot Act.

  • Participated in preparing the Business Requirement specifications, Test Cases and Test Scripts.
  • Tested the UI application for account record required fields, data type which are systematically, checked depending upon the data.
  • Performed functional scenarios for Creation, Updation, and Deletion of Customer Accounts in Seibel financial application.
  • Performed interactive walkthroughs of test scripts with business users and business analysts
  • Worked extensively with Rational ClearQuest for reporting the defects and generating Test Logs.
  • Worked with developers, business and release manages to discuss ways to fix the defects.
Sep 2004 - Apr 2005

Software Engineer

Dow Jones an online web portal having News and information of various modules - Companies, Industries, Breaking News, Columns, Topics, Deals, Today's Markets, Search, Quotes and Research. This WSJ.COM provides online access to WALL STREET JOURNAL online newspaper.

  • Created and executed detail function test scripts and Test cases based on the business requirements.
  • Participated in Functional, GUI, Regression, Integration, System, Negative, Smoke and User Acceptance Testing.
  • Tested the application to verify only subscribed Users having a valid user id and password has access to all the paid content.
  • Associated Requirements to Test Cases (Maintained overall traceability).
  • Involved in communicating to the groups and focus on the requirements keeping in view of the specifications given by the end user.


Nov 1996 - Dec 2000

Bachelor of Engineering

Bangalore University



HP Quality Center

HP Quality Center offers software quality assurance, including requirements management, test management and business process testing for IT and application environments.


Jul 2007 - Present

ISTQB Foundation Level CTFL

Aug 2011 - Present

ITILv3 Foundation

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)