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Kavya Nataraj


Previous positions

  • QA Engineer at Dovetail
  • Data Administrator/Tester at MetLife


Visvesvaraya Technological University, Bachelor’s Degree, Computer Science




Actively looking for QA Engineer job in Greater San Diego Area


  • Software Test Engineer

    Shubh Solutions LLC

    March 2019 – Present(7 months)Greater San Diego Area

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  • QA Engineer


    November 2015 – December 2017(2 years 1 month)Greater New York City Area

    • Involved in QA testing of payments solutions for financial institutions • Review requirements specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback • Develop detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test strategies, test plans and test cases. • Working in an agile environment : Sprint & KANBAN. Mentored the team members and led the QA team during product releases. • Exposure to solutions like SEPA – EBA , EQUENS, UK BACS,UK-CHIPS,LK-CEFTS,ITMX,SLIPS,India-RTGS,India-NEFTS,Target2 , Euro1, clearing and SWIFT formats. • Worked on payment files: ISO Pain.001, Pain.008 , pacs.002, pacs.004 , payment control files , accounting files .

  • Data Administrator/Tester


    February 2015 – October 2015(8 months)New Jersey,U.S.A

    Basic understanding of the Business Requirements and data flow of project El Dorado.  Prepared and executed SQL queries to test the new database.  NetX 360, BD WISE and Fast Data are the applications for which the data flow was tested.  Data validation and data mapping of a set of accounts in Metlife and NFS.  Cleaned up the data on CPD (Client Profile Data) by merging Vendor accounts with Metlife accounts, as part of the project EL DORADO.  Played major role in the completion of Privacy Mailing.  Used Mail merge to generate letters for Privacy mailing.  Weekly update to the manager on the progress of mapping the accounts on CPD.  Worked on weekends to meet the deadlines.

  • QA Engineer

    Automated Workflow Private Limited

    June 2011 – March 2013(1 year 9 months)Bengaluru Area, India

    Worked on 3 projects : “International Trade and Payment Systems” , “Credit Risk Management” and “Import Letters Of Credit”. Preparation and execution of High level scenarios, test cases and test reports in an agile environment. Prepared and executed test cases for Process and User Interface for all the sprints of the projects. Tested the messaging service by editing and mocking xml files. Involved in testing the File-Net content manager integration by uploading and downloading the attachments (Documents) to and from the ECM respectively. Tested the speed of uploading and downloading of the documents. Also tested the security aspect by checking the accessibility. Constructed traceability matrix. Implemented automated tests in Selenium Robot Framework. Tested the processes in CIB- Corporate Investment Banking with different roles. Performed functional , Integration , regression & system testing

  • Project Assistant

    Indian Institute of Science

    January 2011 – June 2011(5 months)India

     Analyzing the project risk and identification of the project requirements.  Responsible for Manual Functional and Regression testing of features scheduled for release.  Preparation and execution of High level scenarios, test cases and test reports  Prepared and executed test cases for Process and User Interface.  Performed functional , Integration , regression & system testing  Performed integration testing when the process was integrated with the UI.  Involved in finding browser compatibility issues.  Responsible for monitoring and tracking defects and manage through resolution.  Prepared test case metrics.


Skills & Expertise

  • Test Management
  • Git
  • Manual Testing
  • Test Cases
  • Technical Documentation
  • XML
  • Content Management
  • Robot Framework
  • JIRA
  • JSON
  • Balsamiq
  • DevOps
  • Unix
  • Databases
  • Web Content Writing
  • SoapUI
  • SDLC
  • Digital Marketing
  • Test Planning
  • WebSphere Application Server
  • Test Strategy
  • User Acceptance Testing
  • RESTful WebServices
  • Zephyr
  • Transaction Processing
  • Confluence
  • Jenkins
  • Requirements Analysis
  • API Testing
  • Python (Programming Language)
  • Enterprise Content Management
  • Test Execution
  • Regression Testing
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • Quality Assurance
  • Web Design
  • Payment Systems
  • FileNet
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Workflow Applications
  • Testing
  • Oracle
  • SQL
  • SOAP

Volunteer Experience & Causes

Causes Kavya cares about:

  • Economic Empowerment
  • Education
  • Human Rights
  • Science and Technology
  • Social Services