Bachelor of Engineering, Electrical @
Panjab Engineering College
Global Technology Leader offering 15 years of work experience in software testing, Information Technology with exceptional technical/analytical skills. Thorough knowledge of software testing life cycle, Created tools for generating test data, Developed test harness in C# and Java for testing highly transactional Betting & Trading Exchange. Optimized quality of software via comprehensive testing. Tested software products during
Global Technology Leader offering 15 years of work experience in software testing, Information Technology with exceptional technical/analytical skills. Thorough knowledge of software testing life cycle, Created tools for generating test data, Developed test harness in C# and Java for testing highly transactional Betting & Trading Exchange. Optimized quality of software via comprehensive testing. Tested software products during various release cycles having stringent deadlines. Solid experience in testing business logic and back end systems. Proficient in software testing/analysis from inception to completion. Well versed with different types of software development process models like Waterfall, V & Agile methodologies. Successfully managed multiple test teams in Onsite-Offshore model.
Core competencies: Software Testing/QA ,Test Planning/Review,
Test Project Management, Client Relations, Leadership, Managing Multiple Delivery Teams, People Management, Team Building, Budget Planning, Appraisals, Risk Management
Provided technical and management leadership to multiple delivery teams
Domain Experience in Trading/Betting/Transactional/Gambling/Gaming Systems, Content Management, Supply Chain/Transportation, ERP/CRM Products.
Troubleshooting/Support/Analysis, Testing APIs
Certified Scrum Master
Certified Product Owner
I have keen interest in algorithmic trading
Successfully developed fully automated profitable Betfair trading bot using Platform APIs (trades on daily basis and generates profit of ~30% annually).
Implemented tactical and strategic QA vision
Led recruitment and training initiatives
Built distributed teams across different geographies
Thought Leader @ From November 2015 to Present (2 months) London, United KingdomPrincipal QA Consultant @ From September 2014 to Present (1 year 4 months) London, United KingdomQA Manager @ QA Manager at Expedia, Inc.
Responsible for ensuring that all products owned by Transaction Services group - India are of high quality From May 2013 to September 2014 (1 year 5 months) Gurgaon, IndiaQA Manager/Principal QA @ Worked as satellite worker on Expat contract as QA Principal based in Gurgaon, India
Managing multiple QA delivery streams in Sports & Platform QA group
Test planning & test strategizing, developing test artifacts.
Conducting/coordinating knowledge transfer and cross training sessions
Mentoring and coaching staff. Quarterly and annual performance reviews.
Recruitment and Training, Release Planning
Worked on many high profile complicated projects at Betfair ranging from releasing new Trading Engine, launch of Australian & International Trading/Betting Exchange, Payment card Industry Data Security Standards, next gen exchange, Exposure model, Platform Services/APIs, Back Office/ Telephone Trading Console etc. From March 2010 to May 2013 (3 years 3 months) Senior QA Engineer @ Testing highly transactional web system in the world.
QA Owner of Platform APIs. Test Code Reviews/GAP Analysis.
Writing/reviewing test plans/test cases for QA and Live Releases
Test Effort Estimation
Executing/Reporting and Analyzing API Test Harness Test Results
Subject Matter Expert for Public API & Exchange Betting From February 2006 to March 2010 (4 years 2 months) Senior Test Analyst @ Responsible for functional (manual and automation) testing of PPS.
Responsible for planning and executing System Integration Tests.
Writing/reviewing test cases/test plans.
Automation of test cases using Winrunner.
Test Director Administration for Asia Pac Projects.
Test effort estimation, work allocation and tracking.
Test execution reporting to Senior Management and Head of the TCoE (Testing Center of Excellence) at Fidelity Investments. From July 2005 to January 2006 (7 months) Testing Team Lead @ Coordinated activities of QA team. Work allocation, tracking, training and mentoring team members.
Writing/Reviewing Test Plans/Test Cases. Tracking Milestones.
Reviewing published results on regular basis.
Defect filing/reviewing/validating and assigning to appropriate team member.
Maintaining & publishing Test Management Reports/ Vitals (Score Cards)/ providing daily status updates to Customer.
Test environments planning and setting up using TMC to ensure adequate platform coverage.
Resolving day to day issues faced by team members.
Additional responsibility of executing and publishing PSI Test Results. From June 2002 to July 2005 (3 years 2 months) Team Coordinator @ Worked as Testing Team Coordinator for Quark.AVS Product. From June 2000 to June 2002 (2 years 1 month)
Embedding Leadership Excellence, Organizational Leadership @ Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore From 2013 to 2013 Bachelor of Engineering, Electrical @ Panjab Engineering College From 1995 to 1999 Integrated Honors Diploma, Software Development, A @ NIIT From 1996 to 1997 Halwasiya Vidya Vihar From 1993 to 1995 Vikas Doshi is skilled in: Management, Test Management, Leadership, Test Automation, Agile Methodologies, Test Planning, Manual Testing, Quality Center, C#, Agile Testing, Testing, Quality Assurance, Scrum, Software Quality Assurance, JIRA
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