Java, IBM Rational tools, Oracle, TOAD, SQL, JAWS,
• 9 + Years of extensive experience in Information Technology • Extensive experience in Software Testing • Solid understanding of Quality Assurance processes. • Solid understanding of WSS 3.0/ Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007/2010 • Testing and deployment of SharePoint projects. • End user SharePoint training experience. • Proficient in business process/requirements gathering • Strong understanding of SDLC Methodologies. • Strong understanding of Agile Methodology. • Strong understanding of RUP Methodology. • Strong communication, organizational, and analytical skills • Proficient in Structural Query Language (SQL) • Experience with Rational automated testing tool- Rational Functional Tester / Robot. • Strong understanding of the CMMI Model. • Determining data needs. Issue identification and analysis.Working with the Developers, Requirements analysts, Users, and Management as a bridge to translate the technical design terms to/from business terms. • Mentoring, training junior team members.
• Rational ClearQuest, Rational Robot, Rational TestManager, Rational ClearCase, Rational Team Concert, Rational Quality Manager, Rational Functional Tester (RFT), Rational RequisitePro • SQL 2005/2008, T.O.A.D, Oracle 9i/10g, Microsoft Access Database, Oracle SQL Developer • Windows Server 2000/2003/2008, • Programming Languages: Java, .NET, Visual Basic 5.0, SQL, SQL*PLUS • SharePoint 2007/2010. JAWS. Crystal Reports 10.0. • Operating Systems: Windows 95/98/2000/NT/XP/Vista/7, Mac OS. • Microsoft Office 2003/2007/2010
Employer: Alteo LLC. 2008-Precent Position Title: Software Tester • Evaluate and test software programs to verify that the programs function according to the specifications and standards • Drive the testing process through development and execution of test scenarios, as well as regression testing of applications and other custom/commercial softwares, using Rational Quality Manager • Generate reports to communicate issue tracking as well as to provide the status of testing coverage for all software products developed using Rational Team Concert • Conduct compatibility tests with other software programs, hardware, multiple operating systems, and network environments; create and execute automated test scripts using RFT • Review computer logs and reports to identify program processing errors and possible improvements • Identify, analyze, and document defects, questionable functions, errors, and inconsistencies in software program functions, outputs, and content • Production support of software products by investigating and recreating reported defects • Perform SharePoint Sites/Permission Testing • Perform Data Validation using Oracle SQL Developer • Testing of the applications after monthly Maintenance/Patching.
Employer: Prime Solutions Inc. 2005-2008 Position Title: Software Tester • Developed functional and user acceptance test plans for Federal Direct Student Loan Program (FDSLP) application meant to allow students to receive loans directly through schools. • Created and execute manual test cases as part of functional, integration and system testing. • Developed and executed automated test scripts using Rational Robot as part of regression testing, and stored automated test scripts and result logs in Rational TestManager. • Collaborated with users to inquire and develop users' requirements and change requests • Developed SQL queries to simulate report output as validation scripts on the database level; utilized TOAD for data manipulations. • Performed analysis of technical documentation, requirements, specifications, design, data models, and test approaches. • Perform regression testing of Loan Consolidation application to make sure that applications worked correctly after the application was migrated from Client/Server onto Web environment. • Maintained bug reports using Rational ClearQuest. • Used JAWS for 508 compliance testing.
Employer: Statetel 2003-2005 Position Title: Help Desk Specialist
• Supported proprietary software via phone, e-mail and onsite • Configured software according to each client's needs • Identified and resolved software and device conflicts • Performed routine maintenance and user file backups • Instructed users on the use of softwares and manuals • Served as a mentor to the level one support staff, providing guidance during the troubleshooting process, training on new products, and assistance in the development of their skills • Updated customers as well as management on the status of efforts • Diagnosed network connection problems on windows XP/NT/9x/2000S/ME • Identified problems and resolved a wide variety of performance, hardware and connectivity issues
Education: Bachelor Degree in Finance 2001-2003 Georgian Technical University, Tbilisi, Georgia
2011: Certification of IBM Rational Functional Tester Immersion 2010: Essentials of Test Management with IBM Rational Quality Manager V2.0 2008 Certification of JAVA SE 2006: Installing and Using Eclipse-based IBM Rational Products 2005: Rational Robot and Rational Test Manager basics 2005 Courses in Modeling and Testing with Use Cases 2005 Courses in SQL, PL/SQL Programming Software Quality Learning Center