Nicholas Goolcharan

Nicholas Goolcharan

Work History

Work History
Aug 2014 - Present

Full Stack Senior QA Analyst

Loblaw Companies Limited
1. Agile Project Management (Scrum & Kanban) 2. Team Collaboration (Sprint Planning Meetings, Daily Standup, Sprint Review, Sprint Retrospective) 3. Metrics (Product Backlog, Sprint Backlog, Burndown Charts) 4. Prioritization 5. Dev Operations (GIT, Capistrano, Webistrano, Jenknis) 6. BDD Tests (NodeJS, Protractor, WebDriverJS, Selenium WebDriver API, Selenium Server, Jasmine, PageObject, Appium) 7. Performance Tests (Apache JMeter, PhantomJS & YSlow) 8. Web Scraping (NodeJS, PhantomJS, CasperJS, JQuery) 8. Bash Scripting 10. API Testing
Apr 2012 - Aug 2014

QA Analyst

Mosaic Sales Solutions,
1. Agile Project Management (Scrum & Kanban) 2. Unit Tests (Ruby, Rails, Rspec, Selenium, Webdriver, Cucumber, Watir, PageObject, FactoryGirl, DataMagic, Faker) 3. Performance Tests (Apache JMeter) 4. User Story Development 5. Test Case Development 6. API Testing
Aug 2008 - May 2012

QA Engineer

Netfirms
�Test Strategy, collaboration with engineering team and stakeholders in an agile environment, to outline objective, methods, total time and resources required. �Test Framework Design, engineered keyword, data-driven and hybrid framework to automate selenium tests on internal web application. �Triage, viability of product lifecycle issues/bugs being recorded, tracked, resolved and closed.
Jan 2008 - Jul 2008

Education Manager

Princess Cruises
�Program Development & Planning, implement and evaluate educational programming in accordance with the mission and goals of organization. �Training & Evaluation, develop training materials and conduct trainings. �Program Management, monitor day-to-day delivery of educational program to maintain or improve quality. �Financial Management & Planning, analyze and ensure educational programs exceeds organization's quota.

Education

Education
2006 - 2008

Certificate

Centennial College
2005 - 2008

Ontario College Diploma

Centennial College
2003 - 2005

Dip

Seneca College of Applied Arts and Technology

Skills

Skills

Agile Methodologies

Microsoft Word

Microsoft Excel

HTML 5

PostgreSQL

Windows XP

Apache

Ruby

RSpec

Web Applications

Troubleshooting

OS X

Testing

WordPress

WebDriver

JUnit

QTP

Selenium

Windows 7

Scripting

Java

Databases

jQuery

Wordpress

Photoshop

SQL

XHTML

FTP

Operating Systems

Web Development

Unix

Linux

Windows

JavaScript

IPv4

PowerPoint

BBEdit

Shell Scripting

Word

Excel

TCP/IP

CSS

XML

Outlook

Windows 95

Mac OS X

MySQL

PHP

HTML

XP

Certifications

Certifications

Foundations of Programming: Test-Driven Development

Foundations of Programming: Fundamentals

Foundations of Programming: Software Quality Assurance