Nilesh A.

Nilesh A.

15+ years of experience in IT industry, Working as a QA Manager\ Scrum Master.

Mumbai , India

Experience: 13 Years

Nilesh

Mumbai , India

15+ years of experience in IT industry, Working as a QA Manager\ Scrum Master.

37367.7 USD / Year

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13 Years

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About Me

PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY:

  • 13+ years of experience in IT industry, Working as Test Lead \ Scrum Master. 

  • Experience on Retail (Airlines), Ecommerce and Payment solutions, BI-Analytics, CRM, Healthcare, Clinical...

  • Experience in Manual Testing, Mobile Testing, IOS and Android and iPad, Tabs.

  • Currently working with Infogain India Pvt Ltd Mumbai, as senior Consultant (Test Lead), 3rd May 2016 to till date.

Key Responsibilities as Test Lead: 

  • Technically competent professional with experience in executing Testing Projects, capability in managing and executing projects in an Onshore / Offshore Delivery Model and Release management. 

  • Establish and evolve formal QA processes, actively involved in Training and Resource hiring within organization.

  • Act as a Single Point of Contact to understand the business requirements and accordingly design the most effective Test Plan & strategy with the testing team. 

  • Closely interacted with product management and development teams to assure effective project execution. 

  • Developed and scheduled test executions as per agreed timelines and approach.

  • Having experience of SDLC and STLC (V-model and waterfall model), Agile framework, Waterfall using Big Picture in JIRA

  • Extensive experience on Test Process Assessment, Test Process Management, Test Planning, Estimation, Risk Analysis, Reviews, Test summary Report | Functional, Integration, System, UAT, Non-Functional Testing.

  • Ability to execute multiple projects simultaneously and Effective project scheduling and tracking to closure.

  • Preparation of the Test Plan, Define the Test Strategy and Preparation of Test Estimation, Traceability Metrix.

  • Identify Test Scenarios, Preparation of Test cases, Review of Test Cases and Execution of Test Cases and Analyse the Test results, Preparation of Test Summary Report. 

  • Defect management - Bug Reporting, Tracking and Verification, Participate in Bug Review meeting (Triage) and Bug resolution meeting.

  • Daily Client Interaction and Prepared Daily and weekly Status report, Organize Weekly Team meeting.

Key Responsibilities as Scrum Master: 

  • Certified Scrum Master Professional, Having knowledge of different variants of agile framework like scrum, Kanban. 

  • Working as an Agile Practitioner and Coach. As Scrum master, following are the responsibilities performed.

  • Collaborate with various stakeholders, user communities and project teams to learn and implement best practices.

  • Improve quality and increase the velocity of software delivery.

  • Track Iteration Progress, Assessment of team efficiency, Tracking and reporting velocity, Facilitate Daily stand up, Conduct Iteration Planning meetings, provide status reporting, facilitate estimation and release planning meetings.

  • Support Product Owners in prioritization of product Backlog. Establish Jira boards for Scrum or Kanban.

  • Manage and facilitate delivery within an iteration, Work with Product Managers on overall timeline

  • Track daily team progress – story status, velocity, board, Track Product Manager Story readiness (stories ready to play)

  • Raise relevant issues to project management group. E.g. Product Manager, Technical etc.

  • Own project burndown metrics and Velocity chart (velocity tracking/forecasting)

  • Team support (focused on removing impediments), Facilitate intra-team communication.

  • Manage storyboard and story management tool

  • Facilitate all iteration planning sessions, Story time, Iteration Open/Close, and daily stand-up meetings

  • Promote team building/team accountability

  • Work with team to ensure process quality & continual improvement

  • Facilitate Sprint planning, Daily stand up, Sprint Review Meeting. Sprint Retrospective Meeting.

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Skills

Data & Analytics

Portfolio Projects

Varidesk - Agile framework implementation using JIRA

Company

Varidesk - Agile framework implementation using JIRA

Description

Description: Varidesk want Single platform to manage and track projects using Agile. Infogain team provides solution to maintain all project and activity in JIRA Tenant. Project will to enable JIRA Tenant solution for the below listed modules and/or products. JIRA Software, JIRA Service Desk, Confluence.

Role: Agile expert and Jira expert, provide design solution and Implementation using Jira Tenant.

Participated in Presales activities as well.

Environment: Jira Cloud

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Skills

Jira

Tools

JIRA

Project: Ports America

https://www.portsamerica.com

Company

Project: Ports America

Description

Description:  Ports America is the largest U.S. terminal operator and stevedore, with operations in every major port, There are two major web systems namely Voyagertrack and Webtams. Voyagertrack is basically an appointment system for trucking companies at container terminals. User can access this from web browsers and mobile browsers. Webtams is terminal operations system to manage day-to-day terminal operations. Both the systems are customizable according to terminal requirements.
Responsibilities:

  • Conducted Scrum Daily standup, Product backlog, Sprint Planning, Sprint Review & Sprint Retrospective meetings
  • Managed burndown charts to track progress towards sprint goals.
  • Helped in removing team impediments to allow the team to deliver the sprint goals and deliverables.
  • Worked closely with Product Owners to prepare and prioritize product and sprint backlog.
  • Prepared sprint plans based on historical team velocity, product backlogs and team capacity across sprints .
  • Coordinated and participated in sprint planning and estimation meetings to provide high-level estimates for sprint.
  • Identified potential risks, dependencies and helped develop a mitigation plan to resolve potential issues.
  • Monitored the progress throughout each sprint to ensure project delivery was on-track
  • Facilitated Sprint Review and Sprint Retrospective meeting.
  • Prepare and Publish sprint end reports based on burndown and velocity charts 

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Tools

TFS

Project: VNC Translation (Client DISA)

Company

Project: VNC Translation (Client DISA)

Description

Description:  DISA lacks a standards-based integration with ATS systems. DISA want to add more revenue streams by integrating with standard ATS systems to get more background check requests. IG Team build a translation API that allows connectivity between an ATS and the DISA API using HRNX platform.  (Domain: HRO, Employee Background check)
Responsibilities: Participated in Presales activities as well.
 

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Skills

.NET Core

Project Name: GuestLogix CLIENT INDUSTRY TYPE: Airline.

Company

Project Name: GuestLogix CLIENT INDUSTRY TYPE: Airline.

Description

Description: On-Board Retail is selling of products in Flights on-board. Selling of Products is done using hand held device called as POS (Point of Sale) Device. (Mobile Testing: Using iPhone (IOS) and Tabs (Android) as POS device)
Facility provided for Online and offline payments solutions, using card, cash, voucher, loyalty cards.
Back Office System:
BOS is web-based application that handles all the transaction and inventory related data. Application has various reports that are generated in PDF and CSV formats.
Navision Reports: NAV reports is an extract of information from the database. There are number of standard reports.
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