Test Manager Resume Profile Arizona

Reference Id: 83991     Posted on Sunday 20th September 2015      Software Engineer



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Test Manager      Resume Profile Arizona

         

 

Summary

·         Over 13+ years of experience with Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) methodology in various domain knowledge

·         Analytical problem-solver, able to anticipate issues and create new systems that streamline operations, resolve concerns and improve efficiency

·         Skilled in building excellent rapport with clients and team members. Able to see the big picture, delegate effectively and motivate team members to achieve on-time project completion

·         Have worked in various SDLC phases with various roles in all the projects.

·         Experienced in compliance related project in American experience.

·         Supervised project teams, including programmer, web designer, database manager,

·         Accounting and other internal project staff across the different location.

·         Strong in Documentation, communication, presentation, analytical and problem solving skills.

·         Experience of working in multi vendor environments

·         Good conflict management and prioritization skills.

  • Worked with primary focus on BFS application development in IBM OS/390 mainframe environment and banking and financial services applications and Wausau tools.
  • Have comprehensive knowledge of COBOL, JCL, CICS, SQL, DB2, Changeman, IBM utilities, and Wausau image processing tools.
  • Have good knowledge of test automation, testing, preparing test cases with requirement study and preparing test logs.
 
FUNCTIONAL:

 

  • Plan and Manage projects and see it to completion
  • Develop new applications as necessary to fulfill the client’s requirements
  • Report status to all the stakeholders.
  • Obtain and redefine the requirement from the clients and all stakeholders
  • Review specifications provided with the team.
  • Manage Onsite and Offshore on daily development and testing activities
  • Coordinate with team and make the project ready for development, testing and implementation.
  • Coordinate Development, Unit testing and UAT and ensure Cognizant deliverable and overall project management
  • Plan for production implementation with the standard change management process with operational and all downstream systems.
  • Manage and support for Production support and performance tuning.

 

 

 

 

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SKILLS

 

Core

Project Management, Mainframe, Testing

Hardware

OS/390 and IBM PC

Operating System

Windows 9X, 2000, XP, MVS-OS/390

Programming Languages

COBOL, JCL, CICS,

Databases & Tools

DB2, SQL, Stored procedure, PL/SQL, Oracle, VSAM, Changeman, Wausau – ImageRPS,SQR, CA Service Desk, SharePoint, Microsoft technologies ( Visio, MPP  , PPT etc.)

Other Utilities

Tools & Utilities ISPF, File Aid 8.8.2, File Aid-DB2 4.8,AXIOM, Job –Trac, JHS,  SPUFI, QMF, NDM, XCOM, Infoman, Manage Now, Mercury Quality Centre,Clarity, HTML, Java script

 

 

 

PROJECT PROFILE

 

Client:   Confidential

Role: Test Manager                                          

Team Size: 20

Location:

 

 

Responsibilities:

 

·         Leading and managing Cognizant onsite and offshore testing team day to day activities.

·         Test Manager for Amex ACMS system driven projects and Eapply testing related coordination with all external system and End-to-End ownership of the project.

·         Knowledge and Resource management for the Amex TCOE 

·         Quality & Process Standardization to ensure high quality deliverables from development & testing team.

·         Tracking and maintaining all ACMS project cost and schedule

·         Worked across different technology groups solving production issues and provided permanent fix.

 

Environment:  Java, DB2, COBOL, JCL, Web& MQ services

 

 

 

Project:  Lockbox Processing on  Confidential

 

Client:    Confidential

Role:  PMO & Technical PM                                                             

Team Size: 25+

Location:  Confidential

 

 

Responsibilities:

·         Worked as PMO, Technical manager also an effective SME for Remitco Lockbox application.

·         Played strategic, Governance and Historical role in the migration project collaborating with senior leadership, technical and operational team.

·         Managing Offshore 25+ resources and Onsite team day to day activities and ensure Quality deliverables from Offshore to Onshore in various sits.

·         Managing 10+ Onsite resources across four different locations (Chicago, Staten Island, Newark-Delaware, Dallas)

·         Coordinate with client network team to provide VDI-infrastructure for offshore team

·         Implemented a Standard Quality Process across Remitco business unit and improving Release efficiency.

·         Pre-Warranty and Post-Warranty Transition to Maintenance team

·         Prioritize the projects by managing the conflict with various vendors

·         Coordinating  and leading  Business Requirement Analysis, Use-Case Analysis and Gap Analysis

·         Involved in planning, collecting, analyzing, monitoring & presenting QA and project metrics and reports to all stakeholders.

·         Creating and maintaining repository of historical artifact for each migration.

          

Environment: Wausau Image RPS, LCU, Reformatter, FoxPro,SQR, VB.NET, VM Ware Server, Quality Center, SQL Server, Mainframe, COBOL, JCL, Clarity, MPP, etc.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Confidential

Role: Test Manager                                           

Team Size: 10

Location:  Confidential

 

 

 

Responsibilities:

 

·         Leading and managing Cognizant onsite and offshore testing team day to day activities.

·         Test Manager for GNA system driven projects and GNA testing related coordination with all        external system and End-to-End ownership of the project.

·         Knowledge and Resource management for the Amex GNA TCOE 

·         Quality & Process Standardization to ensure high quality deliverables from development & testing team.

·         Tracking and maintaining all GNA Domestic project cost and schedule

·         Worked across different technology groups solving production issues and provided permanent fix.

·         Analyzed programs and jobs to make permanent fixes to issues avoiding re-occurrence in all GNA installation.

Environment:

IMS DB, DB2, COBOL, JCL, CTS & MQ services

 

 

 Confidential

Role: Project Leader                                                      

Team Size: 15

Location: Confidential

Responsibilities:

 

·         End-to-End ownership of the Walker application

·         Effectively Leading  managing the Cognizant development team day to day activities

·         Walker coordination with Business ,technology and Product team

·         Knowledge and Resource management for the Walker and JETS application in the AMEX GCT CoE

·         Quality & Process  Standardization  to ensure top quality deliverables from Cognizant to client

·         Implementing all the SQP activities which are related to Walker, Interclear, JETS & AIU application

 

Environment: IMS DB, DB2, COBOL, JCL, Ezytrive, Xpediter, Jobtrac & REXX

 

 

 

 

Client: Confidential

Role: Project Leader                                                  

Team Size: 10

Location:  Confidential

 

Responsibilities:

 

·         Involved in First Data Client Specific customizations.

·         Providing direction and guidance to the Team for Implementing the enhancement activities

·         Organizing the team and ensuring top quality deliverables from Cognizant to FDR client.

·         Further responsibilities also comprise of ensuring top quality deliverables from Cognizant to client

 

Environment: COBOL, DB2, File-Aid for DB2 4.1, VSAM, CA-7, Endeavor, Infoman, Easytrieve

 

 

 

 

Project: Daily Activity Process

 

Client:  Confidential                                    

Role:   Team Leader, Project Lead

Team Size: 15                                                

Location:   Confidential

 

 

 

Environment: COBOL, DB2, JCL, File-Aid 8.8.2, File-Aid for DB2 4.1, Xpediter/TSO 7.0, QMF, SPUFI, JHS, Changeman 5.2.6, Jobtrac 3.5

Responsibilities:

·         Direct Interaction with clients to gather the requirements and analysis the requirement.

·         Providing direction and guidance to the Team for Implementing the Requirements.

·         Meet the timeline of deliveries by effectively utilizing the offshore resources.

·         Contributing and coordinate of Release document creation for DAP

·         Providing Production support for DAP system.

·         Involved as a Test champion in the SIT ,UAT , production move of the components

     during the SQP and Beta testing.

 

Environment:

 

COBOL, DB2, JCL, File-Aid 8.8.2, File-Aid for DB2 4.1, Xpediter/TSO 7.0, QMF, SPUFI, JHS, Changeman 5.2.6, Jobtrac 3.5

 

 

 

 

Project:  Submission Release II

 

Client:  Confidential

Role:  Team Leader, Onsite coordinator                                

Team Size: 5

Location:   Confidential

 

Responsibilities:

·         Interaction with clients to analysis the requirement and Design changes.

·         Executing project related responsibilities such as Coding, Unit Testing, System Testing, UAT, Test data preparation and Production move of the components.

·         Providing Production Support for Application.

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Environment: COBOL, DB2, JCL, File-Aid 8.8.2, File-Aid for DB2 4.1, QMF, SPUFI, JHS, Changeman 5.5.1, JOBTRAC V3.5

 

 

 Confidential

Role: Team Member                                                          

Team Size: 6

Location:  Confidential

Responsibilities:
  • Interaction with clients, monitoring of vital jobs, analysis of abends and providing feasible solutions.
  • Providing direction and support to the Team for change requests/production fix.

 

Environment: COBOL, DB2, JCL, OMVS, File-Aid 8.8.2, File-Aid for DB2 4.1, QMF, SPUFI, JHS, Changeman 5.5.1, JOBTRAC V3.5, Managenow, Infoman

 

 

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