Bansal - IT Consultant - Bangalore, KA, India

Munish Bansal

Bangalore, KA, India


IT Consultant


software testing,investment banking,swap,agile,sql,unix

Work History

Acting Test Lead

L&T Infotech

July 2010 - June 2012

June2012-Till date

Module Lead and Functional Tester


From July 2010

Client: CITI

CITI Equities is a project as a whole which is spread across regions namely [NAM, EMEA and APAC]. Citi Match is automated continues crossing engine (Dark Liquidity pool) of CITI that the entire equity division can access from all current and future equity trading applications. Order flow consisting of retail and institutional orders are submitted into the crossing service, where they may be crossed against each other or against proprietary positions.
CitiSmart Application is an algorithmic engine which receives orders from the upstream systems and the predefined algorithms or computer programs works on these orders as per the strategy defined and the market conditions.
The various front end used are COMET, EDTS and PTE.

Responsibilities As Test Lead:
➢ Test Planning and monitoring for a team of 5 people.
➢ Performed regular updates and scheduling team tracking activities and testing status reports to senior management.
➢ Risk Identification, Analysis and Avoidance.
➢ Prepared defect logs and defect ageing summary sheets for customer.
➢ Reviewing customer Acceptance Test Specification and providing regular inputs for the improvement of the specifications
➢ Performing release tests for all the deliveries to the client.
➢ Requirement gathering with the customer.

As Team Member:
➢ Involved in functional support and development, understanding business requirements, extracting business logic on existing crossing system.
➢ Preparation of business and process integration test cases and implementing the same during Integration Testing phase.
➢ Test Progress monitoring and checking.
➢ Knowledge transfer of specific system and business requirements to team members.
➢ Tracking of Defects through QC till its closure and verify the fixes done.

Module Lead and Functional Tester


October 2009 - June 2010

2. Project Name: Services Platform1 (SP1)
• Duration: Oct 2009 - June 2010
• Technology: C++, Oracle 9i, Peoplesoft
• Role: Module Lead and Functional Tester
• Client: Lowes

The Services Platform 1 program has been established to create a repair service experience that differentiates Lowe's from the competition, deepens the customer relationship and drives share gain by providing a customer-valued service solution that makes Lowe's the first choice for home improvement. Lowe's has committed to the broad objective of "servicing what we sell." Specifically, the goal is to bring Lowe's beyond standard retail sales and into the business of providing after sales service. Lowe's is positioning itself to enter into the service industry with two primary product categories in scope. These are major Appliances and Outdoor Power Equipment (OPE). The Repairs Services Program consists of three separate initiatives / projects that include:

1. OFR (Out For Repair) Dispatch
2. Service Bench and Service Provider Management.
3. OFR Finance.

Responsibilities As Module Lead:
➢ Designing Test cases for OFR Finance module
➢ Test Cases Execution.
➢ Defect logging, tracking and Verification in QC.
➢ Integration and Regression testing for the application.
➢ Preparing and Publishing Test status reports.
➢ Developed the business scenarios for the complete test coverage of the Client -requirements while writing the functional test specifications and functional test cases.
➢ Preparing Daily reports for OFR Finance to track the performance and overall status.
➢ Handled the OFR dispatch Module successfully with No UAT defect reported by the client.
➢ Pre-UAT and Post UAT support.

Test Lead and Functional Tester


November 2007 - September 2009

• Client: NasdaqOMX, Stockholm, Sweden
• End Customer: Saudi Arabian Stock Exchange (TADAWUL)

NASDAQ OMX Technology's electronic trading system for stocks, bonds, derivatives and Other financial instruments. SAXESS is a modular and flexible trading system, designed according to a comprehensive software and hardware architecture to Support the exchange's need for a cost-efficient electronic trading system. The Project deals with testing a trading application SAXESS Trade and all the related desktop applications used at several exchanges around the world. And TCS Bancs which is a Depository system developed by TATA. The other components tested are
• The Trading Engine, the central matching unit,
• SAXVIEW, a market supervision application,
• TC, a Trading Control application,
• SF, an Operations Surveillance application,
• CDB, an Oracle database instance with the SAXESS data model and content,
• AD, a CDB administration application.

Responsibilities As Team Member:
➢ Key member of the initial three member team at on-site to understand Clients business, processes and products for a year.
➢ Played a key role in off-shoring and team setup for the project.
➢ Pre-UAT and UAT support for Saudi Arabian Stock Exchange (TADAWUL).
➢ Knowledge transfer of specific system and business requirements to team members.
➢ Interacting with Client from off-shore.
➢ Defect Tracking till closure and verifying the fixes done.

4. Project Name: OMexus Testing (Manual & Automation)

Software Engineer

HCL Technologies Limited

May 2006 - June 2007

July, 2007 - June 2010

OMexus Batch Runner

Nasdaq OMX

May 2006 - October 2007

OMexus Batch Runner is a test tool that is part of the OMexus Test Suite. The Batch Runner is used to run test cases for both functional and performance testing. It uses the OMnet API to connect to the OMex system. The test cases are programmed in Java, and it is thereby possible to create all sorts of test scenarios to test everything from transaction contents and transaction flows up to complex performance tests. Batch runner also co-ordinates with other OMexus Tools like OMnet Sniffer, TxBcTester to help in development, maintenance and execution of Test Scripts.

➢ Develop in-depth knowledge and understanding of the requirements subjecting to the application under test in the various scenarios in order to check their conformance to requirements.
➢ Contributed exhaustively in lowering the number of failed cases in various regression batches for exchanges like ASX, BIT, and SB etc.
➢ Successfully write and implement test cases for one of the most critical functionalities
➢ Played the role of Subject Matter Expert for OMexus Automation Team
➢ Developed Functional Scenarios, Functional Test Cases and test case reviews.
➢ Participated in writing the Functional Test specification (FTS) and Test environment setup.
➢ Coordinating with the different sub-system teams for the resolutions of errors in batches and testing of defects.
➢ Report weekly status of the batches to the Client.
➢ Mentor new resources.

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