Ref No.: 18-54116
Location: St.Louis, Missouri
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Start Date: 07/31/2018
Tester in Activation & Provisioning
St Louis, MO
Fulltime Permanent


Technical/Functional Skills
Strong in Activation & Provisioning
Languages: C, C#, Java, JavaScript, VBScript.
Architecture: OOP, SOA, client server and mobile applications, UML.
Testing Tools:- QTP, Selenium, SOAP UI, ParaSoft SOATest,
Test Management Tools: JIRA, Client Quality Center, Client ALM, QDB(Quality Dashboard), IBM ClearQuest, TFS, Bugzilla, Test Director, Rally, Smart Test Manager.
Database & Tools: Oracle, MS SQL Server, MySQL, MS Query Analyzer, PL/SQL, SQL Developer, TOAD.
Browsers: IE, FireFox 3.X, Chrome, Safari 4.x
Other Tools:- Putty, WINScp, TortoiseSVN, MS Visio, XML Marker, JXplorer, MS Project, JUL, Singleview, Eggplant, XMLMarker
Operating Systems: Windows, UNIX/LINUX.

Roles & Responsibilities:
Domain expertise in Telecom & financial services industry with specialization in Web-based, Desktop, and E2E Telecom OSS/BSS project applications.
Expertise in E2E telecom testing with Hands on Experience in sales, Provisioning & Billing.
Comprehensive understanding of all aspects of SDLC with proven work experience in performing Build Validation and Verification, Positive and Negative, Boundary Values Analysis, Equivalent Classes partitioning, Smoke (Sanity),
Functional, Integration, System, Regression, Ad-hoc (Exploratory), Cross–Browser, Security, mobile devices, User Interface and User Acceptance tests
Experience in creating RFP(Request For Proposal)/POCs(Proof Of Concepts) for automation and test optimization initiatives such as test case preparation/test execution effort reduction.
Contribution to the Agile continuous integration process by owning the code deployment process & performing automated shake out tests using Jenkins.
Proven experience using test management and defect tracking systems such as Client Quality Center (ALM), Jira, Bugzilla.
Hands on experience with test automation tools such as QTP (Functional Tester) and Selenium.
Hands on experience in working with IVR technology & testing VOIP /DATA & Video provisioning & activation E2E flow.
Strong SQL skills, can write complex SQL queries and execute functions, triggers and stored procedures for backend testing and End-to-End testing.
Expertise in setting up QA labs to connect to EMTA/CM & STB's.
Telecom expertise from order creation to payments involving Move /add/change & disconnects.
Create POC's for areas where testing can be automated using Selenium, Parasoft SOATest and QTP.
Promote continuous improvement through the use of such tools as Lean, Six Sigma and Kaizen.
Device certification on Comcast devices(ARRIS/TECHNICOLOR/CISCO) on IPV4 & IPV6 along with XB3 devices.
Troubleshooting & network Tracing using fiddler across Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Opera for performance testing issues due to browser page rendering.
Perform defect Tracking by Conducting backlog sessions to fix defects from current & the past releases.
Interacting with onsite team and clients ; representing offshore team in all status meetings.
Test results walkthrough with all stakeholders, Test review provided in efficient way sharing Screen shots and Demo recoding
Establish Quality Metrics , monitor metrics & drive iterative improvements.
Emphasize on evidence-based objective quality metrics KPI reporting demonstrating continues quality improvements across the portfolio