Nisha Prabhakaran

Skills

Skills

Operating Systems

Windows 7/8/Vista/XP/2000/98,Unix

Browsers

  IE7/8/9, Chrome, Firefox, Safari  

Database

MS SQL Server 2000, Squirrel SQL Client

Testing Tools

  HP Quality Center, QTP, Bugzilla, Bug Tracker, Rational Clear Quest,Rest Client  

Manual Testing Skills

Functional, UI, Browser, Regression, DB, System and security testing, Test Plans, test Cases & Processes, Defect / Bug Tracking,API

Portfolio

Work History

Work History
Jul 2011 - Present

Software test engineer

UST Global, India

PROJECT

1.Provenue Application

Client                    :        Tickets.com

Domain                :       Retail

Nature                  :       Web Application

Languages & Tools    :        .Net,Java, Squirrel SQL Client,HP Quality Center,Rest Client (for API )

Description: This application was developed for a leading provider of event ticketing solutions in USA and UK. The application provides innovative, efficient, and cost-effective ticketing solutions which enables their clients to maximize their revenue.

2.Order Management System (OMS)

Client                    :       Costco

Domain                  :       Retail

Nature                  :       Desktop application

Languages & Tools    :        .Net, SQL Server 2000,HP ALM, Rational Clear Quest

Description: It was the desktop counter part of the Ecommerce application developed for one of the major retailer’s in U.S.A. It handles the order, shipping, tracking and many other tasks related to a particular commodity for the retailer. 

Roles and Responsibilities:

As a key member in the team I am involved in

  • Allocating task to a team of 3 members.
  •  Executing Functional, GUI, Regression System Testing, DB testing and browser testing
  • Creating test cases checklist and participate in reviews
  • Designing test cases in HP Quality Center
  • Reporting & documenting the observations
  • Coordinating with Onsite clients
  • Executing Functional, Regression testing.
  • Creating regression test cases in ALM
  • Reporting defects in Rational Clear Quest. 

Achievements:

  1. Prevented thousands of dollars in erroneous charges by identifying software bug in a module.
  2. Pinpointed previously undiscovered flaw in a module, resulting in formal commendation from the Client
  3. Gained product knowledge with no time with the limited sources available
  4. Completed testing within the limited time available with maximum test coverage. 
  5. Documented software defects using bug tracking system and reported defects involving program functionality, output and content to software developers.
Sep 2010 - Jul 2011

Software Quality Engineer

UVJ Technologies, Calpine Group, India

PROJECTS

Satmetrix Xperience

Client                    :       Satmetrix Systems Inc.

Domain                  :       Retail 

Nature                  :       Web Application

Languages & Tools    :        PHP, SQL Server 2000

Description: Satmetrix Xperience is robust software-as-a-service technology that enables

users to listen continuously to their customers and use that information to drive improvements across the organization. 

Roles and Responsibilities:

As a team member I was involved in

  •  Executing Functional, GUI, Regression testing
  • Creating test cases
  • Reporting & documenting the observations
  • Coordinating with onsite client and conducting meetings.

Achievements:

  1. Gave ideas to improve the process which helped the team to significantly reduce the time taken for execution.
  2. Initiated Knowledge sharing and team building activities within the team.
Feb 2008 - Aug 2009

Software Test Engineer

Outsource Partners International (OPI), India

Roles and Responsibilities:

As a tester I was involved in

  • Executing Functional, GUI, Integration, Regression Testing, System Testing, Security Testing
  • Assisted in creating test plan
  • Creation and execution of test cases
  • Test cases review.
  • Report and document defects

Achievements:

  1. Created company’s first comprehensive database of documented test defects and procedures to enable accurate replication and ensure compliance with standards.
  2. Handled the project individually and delivered the project with zero production bugs

Education

Education

Bachelors Degree in Computer Science

Bharathiar Univeristy

Master of Computer Applications

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