Antony has over 19 years experience in the field of Development and Quality Assurance Process Engineering within the software industries. Antony has excellent supervisory skills and has managed teams across multiple locations including Quality Assurance Engineers, Quality Analysts and End User Instructors. Worked in both the big corporations and startup companies and have provided knowledge of a
Antony has over 19 years experience in the field of Development and Quality Assurance Process Engineering within the software industries. Antony has excellent supervisory skills and has managed teams across multiple locations including Quality Assurance Engineers, Quality Analysts and End User Instructors. Worked in both the big corporations and startup companies and have provided knowledge of a wide range of specifications, standards and other industry requirements and directions. Antony is an enthusiastic and dedicated worker capable of working independently as well as with others. He demonstrates excellent analytical, organizational and interpersonal communication skills and is highly motivated to achieve personal and professional success. Accomplished Information Technology leader who leverages strong management, interpersonal skills, flexibility and teamwork to achieve business objectives. Known for defining and implementing a shared vision of quality concepts that enhance the software development processes. Seeking a position in the competitive high technology software industry where experience and expertise in Quality Assurance and Project Management would be profitably utilized.
Senior Director Software Engineering @ From November 2015 to Present (2 months) Greater Philadelphia AreaDirector Software Engineering @ From January 2014 to Present (2 years) Sr Mgr, Engineering @ From January 2013 to Present (3 years) QA Manager @ Projects
Roles & Responsibilities:
Managed the Software Quality Assurance (2 Permanent and 7 Contractors) Team for Comcast converged products applications engineering department at Comcast Cables. This includes all Quality Assurance, Testing, and Vendor testing and field-testing and market trial activities in software development, deployment and maintenance for this project.
Managed the rollout of Quality Center Test Management tool and associated processes, enhancing visibility of defects and testing results while reducing overall costs and increasing efficiency of team. Effectively managing 5 on-site and 7 offshore QA engineers.
Developed and implemented new test environment and procedures, enabling the successful delivery of the STB application within the deadline. Conceptualized, recommended and led efforts to adapt to new testing tools and drove the refactoring of test case and test plans to meet stringent delivery timelines.
Billing and Deliveries, FEC 3.4.5, FEC 3.7 and TRS/CPS Migration
Roles & Responsibilities:
Managed the Software Quality Assurance Team of Front End Clearing department at Inter continental Exchange. Strategize and architect the QA plans and executions of the Clearing Division.
Manage and perform various testing activities for Front end Clearing applications including - PTMS, ACT, Clearing console and CRD
Responsible for managing, coordinating and executing Integration testing cycles with other ICE platforms including - Exchange, Clearing (Front-end, Back-end), RISK and Member firms
Developed the test strategy, test plan and then dedicated the responsibilities to the team to test the new ICE Clear Europe Billing and Deliveries application
Provided the necessary subject matter expertise to automate the FIX messages
● Project financials, Profit Reports, Cost Management, Revenue forecasting, ROI
● Branding and Marketing
● Demand Supply Management
● Resource Management and Non Billable/Pool utilization
● Business Development, Sales Promotion and Support
● Training and Competency Development
● Performance Management and Appraisals
● Knowledge Management
● Mentoring and Succession Planning
● Organizational Communications
Interact with Account Managers and Business Unit heads to understand their QA related business needs and provides support in the form of sales support, business proposals, assistance during client visits, critical project assistance, resources etc.
Manage and mentor test managers, architects and leads, provide assistance for their efficient functioning From September 2008 to July 2010 (1 year 11 months) Software Technical Mgr @ Managed the Software Quality Assurance (8 Permanent and 5 Contractors) Team for Digital Media Technologies (DMT) department at Turner Broadcasting Systems,inc. This includes all Quality Assurance, Testing, User Training and User Documentation activities in software development, deployment and maintenance for different projects.
Established and manage a centralized test planning and defect tracking repository utilizing Mercury's Quality Center across all of Turner. Founding member of the Turner QA Council that oversees the Agile compliance initiatives. Define process improvements and validation audits.
Perform department management functions such as project and resource estimates, status reporting, Request for Proposals, approving and managing external vendors. Develop QA strategic planning.
Responsible for Managing QA team and developing SQA, User Training plans for several software development projects. This included such large projects as: "GameTap™” project, an online subscription based gaming platform, “IPE”, an Integrated Product Environment for the Newsroom and the “Newsroom Tools”, a Content Management System (CMS) developed for global CNN.com newsrooms, SI.com, CNNmoney.com and NASCAR.com for managing editorial and multimedia content. The projects IPE and CMS were so successful in meeting the needs of multiple CNN newsrooms that it was purchased by other organizations such as the Washington Post.
Supervise the QA efforts for CNN Elections- 04 &08 projects. From January 2003 to September 2008 (5 years 9 months) Lead Quality Assurance Engineer @ Project - Real Estate Management - REM
Roles & Responsibilities:
Responsible for Quality Assurance activities for both Windows based and Java based REM projects.
Lead the database testing activities of Oracle database and legacy code analysis.
Mentor the team to adapt constantly changing requirements and still assure data and system integrity while meeting project deadlines.
Develop and implement test plans and scripts with translation rules to assure accurate data conversion.
C, Java, Oracle, PL/SQL and Weblogic server From June 2002 to January 2003 (8 months) Lead QA Engr @ From 2002 to 2003 (1 year) Lead QA Engineer @ From January 2001 to July 2002 (1 year 7 months) Lead QA Engr @ From July 1997 to January 2001 (3 years 7 months) Senior Software Developer @ From July 1994 to July 1997 (3 years 1 month)
M.Sc, Computer Science @ Bharathidasan University From 1992 to 1994 B.Sc, Computer-Science @ St. Joseph's College, Bharathidasan University From 1988 to 1994 M.Sc; Master's; B.A, Computer-Science @ St. Joseph's College, Bharathidasan University From 1988 to 1994 Post Graduate Diploma, Business Administration @ St. Joseph's College, Bharathidasan University From 1988 to 1994 High School, Computer Science @ Theni Melapettai Nadar Saraswathi Boys Hr.Sec School From 1986 to 1988 Mercury Interactive Training Antony Joseph is skilled in: SDLC, Agile Methodologies, Software Development, Integration, XML, Test Automation, Linux, Java, Java Enterprise Edition, Process Improvement, Test Management, .NET, Scrum, Enterprise Software, Quality Assurance
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