Experience

  • senior manager, testing and QA

    at rbc

    June 2018 - at Present

    Ontario

    Working on Identity Access Manager, Azure AD Cloud, and PAM with CyberArk under the Global Cyber Security Risk pillar at RBC. People manager for a team of ~12-15 resources (FTE, vendors, contractors). • Responsible for end to end QA delivery • Oversee team in delivery of test planning, preparation and execution activities and accountable for all project/release testing (e.g. integration, business acceptance, performance, envs, deployment verification). • Assess and Manage intake/demand/schedule, perform risk assessments, and communicate/negotiate timelines, budget, staffing, scope, milestones. • Ensure testing does not impact the production env(e.g., file transmission scheduling), meets information security/privacy policies/guidelines. • Implement and ensure team adherence to quality, operational, and service management processes. • Provide cost/resource estimates and revisions, track financials, and provide forecasts. • Work on SOWs, RFPs for vendor onboarding and management.

  • Test Manager

    at TD bank

    June 2016 - June 2018

    Ontario

    Worked as a QA Lead and Manager for Wealth Management side of Business. Knowledge on applications for Automated Material Change, Client Master, Onboarding under the Wealth domain. Using Agile and JIRA for story & bug management, for documentation using Confluence. Working closely with the Product Owner, BA & development teams. Scripting for Cucumber automation using BDD for one of the applications called Client Profile and Account Maintenance Using GITKraken for version control and Sublime Text as the editor to create the feature files. Conducting scenario walkthrough sessions with Business Managers, Business Analysts and Solution Architects to identify gaps and trace requirements is one of the key activities Rsponsible for creating functional & automated test scenarios. Will be doing System Integration Testing, UAT, PAT and creating a Test Plan and Strategy for Client Profile and Account Maintenance application Integrating and coordinating with the program teams for business testing

  • QA Lead

    at Capital Group of Companies

    May 2011 - March 2016

    California

    Capital Group is one of the world’s largest investment management organizations. Part of the Fixed Income Order Management team for 2 critical applications for order, trade creation, compliance, new asset setup, trade confirmation, auto e-confirmation and trade processing. Currently working on 3rd party order execution and confirmation systems like TradeWeb, Market Axess, BLOOMBERG, OMGEO. Tools: QTP, QC, ATS, UNIX, Web Applications, Sybase, Oracle, Rapid SQL, SOAP UI Testing integration with client apps and platforms such as BLOOMBERG, TradeWeb, Market Axess, Omgeo. This includes order creation and execution, auto trade confirmation, working with FIX tags and messages. Voice trades – TradeWeb phone / Bloomberg VCON (proposed) - BME confirmations. Integrating with applications for Compliance, Portfolio Accounting, Trade processing and Settlement, Foreign Currency conversions, Asset Setup. Testing Long Bonds, Money Markets, Forward Contracts, Swaps, Futures, Collateral mgmt

Languages

  • English Native

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