Ravi Chaudhary ravi-chaudhary_indiatimescom

Document Sample
Ravi Chaudhary ravi-chaudhary_indiatimescom Powered By Docstoc
					Ravi Chaudhary
Phone: +91-9880278723

Seeking a challenging assignment as a Testing and Quality Lead with an innovative organization
where my abilities and experience are valuable in achieving quality work within stipulated time-
frame and I continue to develop new skills and keep abreast of latest technology.

Work Experience:

NetContinuum Pvt Ltd
(Subdivision of Barracuda Networks Inc)
April, 2005 – Till Now
Test Lead

Job Description:
 Barracuda Control Center, AppVisage Command Center, Web GUI, Java GUI, FTP & TCP
  Monitoring Testing
 Reviewing/updating Test Plans
 Inputs on Test effort estimation & planning
 Monitoring daily/weekly status of the project
 Giving inputs on the type of testing required
 Quarterly review of A’s & O’s of all team members
 Vital inputs during Product Review
 Administer the bug tracking software
 Manage team of 5 members with 2 members located Offshore

Jobs Accomplished:
 Currently managing Barracuda Control Center application which would be supporting range of
  Barracuda products(
 Managed & released AppVisage Command Center feature.
 Reviewing A’s & O’s of team members every quarter.
 Administer Cubera(bug tracking tool) for assigning the severity of the bugs & reviewing of
  Customer bugs.
 Analysis of bugs arising due to Regression.
 Tested TCP Monitoring feature.
 Tested SharePoint Web Application diligently & filed critical bugs.
 Worked on GUI & FTP (File Transfer Protocol) features.
 Reviewed Test Plan for BCC, App Visage Command Center & Web GUI features.
 Enhanced GUI interface by logging in bugs concerned with Usability & functionality
 Crucial inputs were given during the review and development of AppVisage Command Center
  and TCP Monitoring feature.
 Revisited GUI testplan, and updated the cases in the areas of Installation, Front Panel, System
  Admin Management, User Management, Logs and Monitoring with a methodical approach.
 Understood Instant SSL feature and revisited Instant SSL testplan; revised draft and amended
  the testcases in the requisite arenas.
 Automated Instant SSL feature within stipulated period of time.
   Revisited FTP testplan and added testcases on secure FTP alongwith enabling Client
    authentication; efficiently guided trainee on understanding FTP Acl functionality which
    henceforth was automated.
   Understood AAA feature and automated the negative testcases.
   Automated Statistics feature (GUI) after making adept efforts for generating the requisite
   Worked on Spirent Avalanche, performance test tool.
   Conducted technical presentations for Trainee’s & Support employees.
   Assisted in setting up of a complete QA test lab consisting of 30 Linux & Windows
    servers, 26 NetContinuum gateways, 6 Barracuda Web Filter with SonicWall
    switches in a network
   Reproduced customer bugs.
   Completed QA Testing for all QA Releases with 100% coverage and on time.
   Provided support to the developers in reproducing the bugs as and when required.

3i Infotech
(formerly known as ICICI Infotech; working as a consultant for Miracle Infotech Pvt. Ltd.)
July, 2004 –March, 2005
Testing Lead

Job Description:
 As Lead, was involved during the midterm & final Audit of the Project.
 Drafting User Acceptance Testing for Commercial Bank of Qatar
 Testing Corporate Internet Site Project for Commercial Bank of Qatar
 Testing Health Insurance Product
 Analyzing General Insurance Product

Jobs Accomplished:

Drafting UAT
Drafted UAT (User Acceptance Testing) test cases for Commercial Bank of Qatar’s Retail Banking
Application (developed by third party).

       Project undertaken by a team of 7 members
       Due to restraints we were only provided with the requirement specifications
        documentation (included screen shots.)
       Project successfully completed before stipulated time
       Very well appreciated by client as well as directors of the company.

Test Lead for Corporate Internet Site Project
Requirement gathering for a Corporate Internet site for Commercial Bank Of Qatar.

As Test Lead, key responsibility involved:
     Analyzing and understanding the requirements of the client
     Preparing of Test plan, coordination between the Project Manager, Project Lead &
        Module Leaders
     Reviewing of Unit Test Cases
     Drafting Integration Test Cases, System Test Cases and End To End Scenarios.
       Rigorous functional testing was performed by the team; the bugs for which were logged
        into Defect Management Tool on the basis of the severity.

I was actively involved during the midterm as well as the final Audit of the Project, taking care of
the respective documentation.

Testing Health Insurance Product
Worked on a Health Insurance product, which was being customized for a client in Tanzania.

       Thorough understanding of the insurance product
       Key responsibility as the Test Lead:
        Reviewing Unit Test Cases
        Drafting Integration Test Cases and System Test Cases
       Rigorous functional testing executed on the project.

Analyzing General Insurance Product
       Actively involved in analyzing & understanding the functional requirements
       Slated for deployment for a client in Greece.

Idealake Information Technologies
One of India’s leading Internet solutions company; also focuses on CRM solutions
April, 2002 – June, 2004
Testing & Quality Analyst

Job Description:
    Writing test cases for different test scenarios
    Cover all the functional aspects along with Load & Stress Testing on the Test Server
    Streamlining all stages of SDLC (Software Development Life Cycle)
    Intensive, rigorous beta testing to find and remove bugs on products being developed
    Testing all functionalities of key products
    Evaluate usability and functionality to evolve Web site interface and create pleasing user
    Write test cases for various test scenarios

Jobs Accomplished:

Performance Testing
       Formulated methodologies to meet stringent test criteria for acquiring Windows
        Certification for Idealake’s Ticketing Software with the help of Windows Application
        Compatibility Toolkit
       Conducted rigorous Performance Testing
       Detected Memory Leaks using Rational Suite and .NET Profilers is also in progress for the
        same software

Testing Leading Internet Sites
       Worked on various web based / Internet sites like BSE India – Bombay Stock Exchange,
        CDSL India – Central Depository Securities Limited, Fame Cinemas, Yash Raj Films, Rediff
        Mobile, Inox Movies, Express Talent etc.
       Worked specifically on the Client Server project of HLL - a Customer Relationship based
        project, implemented in the Southern region (Chennai)
       Started from requirement gathering stage. Provided crucial inputs which helped in easy
        and simplified development of the project.
       Rigorous testing henceforth was conducted after the completion of each stage of the
        project. Also actively involved in coordinating between the marketing and the technical
       Implemented SDLC diligently. Started from requirement gathering stage to the
        formulation of DSD (Design Specification Document) and then proceeded to the final
        implementation of the project.

Product - KNOBA
       Knowledge based search engine that used intelligent-search and sorted information
        depending on user’s requirement
       Possessed unique feature of clubbing information depending on the characteristics of
        search of the user

Product – JHOLA
    Comparative shopping tool for the Internet that used artificial intelligence to map out the
        user’s tastes over a period of time
       Had one-click shopping functionality
       Collate data from all leading shopping sites
       Ability to search for products requested over period of time, compare with the others
        across the globe, and accumulate results with results to the specifications provided by
        the user


Qualification                                     Class                                    Year

B.E.                                              Electronics & Telecommunication          2002
Final Year Project - Serial Communication using RISC Processor:

Objective: To build a micro controller – based program using RISC processor, which has its uses
in data acquisition systems. It has its application in Automation Industry to electronically control
the movement of devices

Specifics: The micro controller used is AT90S8515, which has 512 byte RAM; 512 byte EPROM;
two 16-bit upcounters timers and programmable UART. This controller is used to collect data
from various sources.

S.S.C                                              First Class                             1996

H.S.C                                              First Class (with distinction)          1994
Personal Details:

Flat no.903, Harmony Block (No. 5), Suncity Apartment
Sarjapur Junction,
Bangalore – 560 103

Mobile: +91-9880278723

Date Of Birth: 23 March 1979

Hobbies: Hiking, Driving, Music, Adventure sports