**11+ yrs Exp - Software QA/Testing **
More than 11 years of experience, with good exposure of Project Management; and expertise in End to End Test Management.
Experienced in Project Planning, Project Reporting, Staff Management, Change Management, Risk Management and Product Development
Expertise in Manual Testing and some hands-on Knowledge of Automation testing as well. A Certified Scrum Master (CSM) with extensive Scrum Handling & implementation experience
Over the last decade, I had managed / tested a wide range of applications of various domains like Financial applications (Investment Banking, TRM), ITSM / ITIL / RBA products (BMC AO), Storage Provisioning (NetApp DFM, HPSE, IBM TSM), Virtualization (VMWare / ESX), Datamart Testing (Wellington Investment banking DataMart ETL), API Testing (SOAP, CLI, Java, JNI, wsdl, etc), Social networking/product based - websites (Affinity Circles, Online Taxman), SaaS Based Application Testing (Service-now), etc.
Experienced in Test Planning, Devising Test Strategy, preparing Test Bed setups, Designing Test Cases, Test Execution, Defect Management, Team Management, Effort Estimation, Task Allocation, Reporting and End-to-End Test Management. Good hold over various types of testing like Smoke, Sanity, Functional, Regression, Integration, System, Compatibility (OS/Browser), Internationalization (i18N), User Acceptance Testing (UAT), Basic Performance Testing, ETL Testing, etc.
I am quite passionate in understanding the holistic view of the complex technical data flows mapped with respective use cases, and uncover the hidden defects. I have a mixed blend of Manual Testing as well as Automation Testing.
My core competency lies in complete end-to-end testing of websites or complex products like Run Book Automation (RBA).
Looking for some more interesting work on odesk, to keep my learning curve moving. I am majorly willing for some long term assignments.