Tatra banka, a.s.
Tatra banka is a commercial bank in Slovakia. It was founded in 1990 as the first private bank in Slovakia. It took the name of the former bank, established in 1885, but not its assets. It started financial operations in December 1991.
Agile IB – Internet banking - performance test
Realization date: Aug 2018 - Sep 2018
Project parties:
  • Tatra banka, a.s. – application developer
  • Butteland s.r.o. – Performance test supplier
Project scope:
  • Measure how many login authorization can server perform in different browsers at the same time
Business needs:
  • Creating and measuring a load for new Internet banking login authorization process
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Measure how many login authorization can server perform in different browsers at the same time
  • Find the highest number of login authorizations that can be handle by server
Software and Technologies:
  • Jmeter
Automation Testing - Implementation of SEPA, SDD
Realization date: 2013 - 2014
Project scope:
  • Create test cases
  • SEPA implementation of IBAN to bank systems (Internet Banking, Midas, GATE and ect.)
  • Implementation of SEPA collection to bank systems
  • Recording defects and retest after defect fix
  • Test automatization
Business needs:
  • There was standard testing in software development life cycle
  • SEPA Payments
  • SCT
  • SDD (collection)
  • Midas update
  • Automatization
Achieved benefits for client:
  • All testing processes and methodology was prepared in according to company needs
Software and Technologies:
  • IBM Lotus
  • Sharepoint
  • HPQC – defect management
  • GATE
  • Oracle SQL Developer
  • MIDAS + (blue)
  • MIDAS (black)
  • GPP
  • VERSIONONE
  • SUN RF
  • Internet Banking
Automation Testing - SEPA
Realization date: 2013 - 2014
Project scope:
  • Automation testing
  • Life cycle of transactions
  • XML outputs
  • TXT outputs
Business needs:
  • Automatic checking of data and outputs
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Automatic checking of data and outputs
Software and Technologies:
  • MS Access(VBA)
  • IBM DB2 (SQL)
  • MS Excel (VBA)
  • DB Visualizer (SQL)
  • IBM Navigator for i – System i Navigator (SQL)
Consolidation of Distribution Channels 2 (KDK2)
Realization date: Feb 2008 - Jun 2008
Project scope:
  • Creation of test cases for consolidation of existing bank information systems
  • Integration and data testing
  • Defect managment
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Client has received test cases for manual testing, that were being after approval executed and evaluated, with satisfaction of client.
CRS - Common Reporting Standards
Realization date: Oct 2015 - Nov 2015
Project parties:
  • Unicorn Systems
Project scope:
  • Test the Client Application for legislative reasons to mandatory reporting tax domicile.
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Testing of new functionalities in the client application concerning tax residence, testing of printed documents, checking of database registry.
Software and Technologies:
  • Citrix
  • DB Vizualizer
  • HP ALM Quality Center 11.00
DDS Invest
Realization date: Aug 2018 - Nov 2018
Project scope:
  • Development of internal application for bank officers
  • Functional updating of core banking system applications
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Bank officers can work more effectively. Easier GUI.
  • Testing of new functions
  • Database check
Software and Technologies:
  • Sharepoint
  • HP ALM Quality Center 11.00
  • DB Vizualizer
EURO Conversion of Midas Plus, testing stream
Realization date: Dec 2007 - May 2008
Project scope:
  • Scope of work contains next parts: testing preparation, tests execution, bug reporting, propose solution
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Correct and complete implementation of currency conversion from Slovak crown to EURO in Midas plus
FAT Wealth manager platform - performance test
Realization date: Nov 2018
Project parties:
  • Tatra banka, a.s. – application developer
  • Butteland s.r.o. – Performance test supplier
Project scope:
  • Measure page load respons of wealth manager platform in different browsers because of very slow page viewing
  • The scripts was running along with performance test witch create load to wealth management platform
Business needs:
  • Measure page load respons of wealth manager platform in different browsers because of very slow page viewing
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Measure page load respons of wealth manager platform in different browsers and identify the slowest and the fastest loading pages
Software and Technologies:
  • Ranorex, Jmeter
Fee Statement
Realization date: Dec 2018 - Feb 2019
Project parties:
  • Freeland
Project scope:
  • Final phase of project focused on legislative changes for statement of fees.
Business needs:
  • The bank has an obligation to inform client about fees/discounts which he paid/claimed during specific time period.
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Client is familiar with all fees and discounts which he has been charged during specific time period.
Software and Technologies:
  • DB Visualiser
  • SQL Developer
  • HPALM Quality Center
  • Internal bank systems
GDPR - General Data Protection Regulation
Realization date: 2018 - present
Project parties:
  • Unicorn
Project scope:
  • Changes in handling of client’s personal information which involve archivation and anonymisation mechanism of sensitive presonal data across bank systems.
Business needs:
  • GDPR alters how businesses and public sector organisations can handle the information of their customers.
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Bank has obligation to anonymise client’s personal data after specific circumstances and time period.
Software and Technologies:
  • DB Visualiser
  • SQL Developer
  • HPALM Quality Center
  • Internal bank systems
HCE (Host card emulation)
Realization date: Mar 2016 - Jun 2016
Project parties:
  • QPP
  • RPC
Project scope:
  • Innovation and improvement customer services with mobile payments. Testing of new functionalities in the client application relating to the payment through the terminal via Smartphone using NFC
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Expanded payment options via Smartphone
  • Simplifying payment method via terminal
Software and Technologies:
  • Citrix
  • DB Vizualizer
  • HP ALM Quality Center 11.00
  • JMeter
Implementation of MIDAS plus, testing stream
Realization date: Jul 2007 - Dec 2007
Project scope:
  • Testing preparation
  • Tests execution
  • Bug reporting
  • Propose solution
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Stability and efficient banking system for currency migration of Slovak Crown to EURO.
Integration Testing - MIDAS plus
Realization date: 2014
Business needs:
  • Automated and integration testing of new core-banking system MIDAS plus.
Achieved benefits for client:
  • The measured current responses of webservices after Upgrade Midas + for each OIF (ALNA, CSUD, AMAD, ACST, HDIT) and actions (Write, Update, Enquire)
Software and Technologies:
  • Soap UI
  • HermesJMS
  • IBM WebSphere MQ
Mobile Testing
Realization date: 2014
Project parties:
  • Unicorn
Project scope:
  • Innovation in mobile internet banking for platforms IOS and Android, improving customers services.
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Software quality assurance, new functions
Software and Technologies:
  • HPQC
  • internal SW
  • Phone application Internet banking
Online management of debit cards
Realization date: Sep 2014 - Nov 2014
Project parties:
  • Unicorn Systems
Project scope:
  • Parameters management of debit card directly in GATE through new functionality for FO and PO.
  • Manual processing of parameters elimination through ALBPM.
  • Debit card parameters set extension which would be processible.
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Preparation of test sets
  • Manual testing of variable Use Cases
  • Testing of printed documents
  • Checking of database registry
Software and Technologies:
  • HPQC
  • DB Vizualizer
Performance testing - 3D Secure
Realization date: Nov 2018 - Dec 2018
Project parties:
  • Tatra banka a.a. - application developer
  • Butteland s.r.o. - performance test supplier
Project scope:
  • Recording and Running Test cases
  • Reporting
  • Measuring response time of backend applications under the load
Business needs:
  • Measuring response time of SubReg, CAAS, GG, MW under the load to approve SLA
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Measure the response times of payment process
  • Identify the slowest and the fastest operations of methods
Software and Technologies:
  • Jmeter
  • Java
Performance testing - Full DTI new campaigns
Realization date: Jul 2018 - Sep 2018
Project parties:
  • Tatra banka a.a. - application developer
  • Butteland s.r.o. - performance test supplier
Project scope:
  • Recording and Running Test cases
  • Reporting
  • Measuring response time of New Campaigns under the load
Business needs:
  • Measuring response time of New Campaigns under the load, throught mobile application and internet banking.
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Measure the response times of process
  • Identified the slowest operations of New campaign process
Software and Technologies:
  • Jmeter
  • Node.js
  • Netbeans
  • JavaScript
Performance Testing - NAY
Realization date: 2013
Project scope:
  • Analyze business requirements
  • Create performance scripts
  • Design performance scenario
  • Execute and monitor test runs
  • Report results to IT and business departments
Business needs:
  • Verify the application ESRB can stand the load on production level (100 concurrent users)
  • Find application limits – maximum number of parallel running users.
  • Confirm application design and specification
  • Validate utilization of system resources on bank test environments
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Performance test hit the system resources limit and showed that system utilization needs to be optimized.
  • Test reached application limits and it revealed business areas, which needs improvements.
  • According test result analysis, the ESRB application is not ready for release into live environment.
Software and Technologies:
  • Application under test - ESRB (based on apache webtkit framework)
  • Performance Test Tool - Borland Silk Performer 9.0
Performance testing - PSD2 aggregations
Realization date: Dec 2018 - Jan 2019
Project parties:
  • Tatra banka a.a. - application developer
  • Butteland s.r.o. - performance test supplier
Project scope:
  • Design and planning
  • Script parametrization
  • generating reports
  • Measuring response time of new PSD2 app under the load
Business needs:
  • Measuring response time of Accounts API under the load to approve SLA
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Measure the response times of payment process
  • Identify the slowest and the fastest operations of basic payment methods processes
Software and Technologies:
  • Jmeter
  • Java
  • IBM API Connect
Performance Testing - SEPA
Realization date: 2013
Project scope:
  • The main scope of the project was to test stability and durability of customer internal application under heavy load
  • The goal was to simulate real behaviour in application under required number of 1000 virtual users
  • This was covered in created performance scripts which was executed under test scenario
  • Execution of tests on bank test environments
Business needs:
  • Check the stability of internal application PayFE under heavy load
Achieved benefits for client:
  • The main benefit for client was finding the boundaries of application and in with point is the application stable and behaviour is acceptable
  • Testing under heavy loads also finds out where the application need to be improved in the future
  • Tests revealed that the application is not ready to release for live enviroment
Software and Technologies:
  • Application under test : PayFE internal application based on SUN and GATE system
  • Test tool: SilkPerformer 9.0
Premium Way – financial planning
Realization date: Nov 2015 - Dec 2015
Project parties:
  • Aston ITM
Project scope:
  • Functional updating of application for financial planning. Communication between application and Tatra Banka Internet Banking.
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Testing of new functions
  • Database check
  • Communication check (Premium way <-> Internet Banking)
Software and Technologies:
  • TB Internet Banking
  • DB Vizualizer
  • HP ALM Quality Center 11.00
  • Premium Way
PSD2 performance test
Realization date: Feb 2018 - Mar 2018
Project parties:
  • Tatra banka, a.s. – application developer
  • Butteland s.r.o. – Performance test supplier
Project scope:
  • Recording and Runing Test cases
  • Reporting
  • Measuring response time for payment process of new PSD2 app under the load
Business needs:
  • Measuring response time for payment process of new PSD2 app under the load
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Measure the response times of payment process
  • Identifi the slowest and the fastest loading pages of basic payment methods processes
Software and Technologies:
  • Ranorex, Oracle SQL developer
Raiffeisen bank
Realization date: May 2012 - Nov 2012
Project parties:
  • Unicorn
Project scope:
  • Development of internal application for bank officers.
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Bank officers can work more effectively. Easier GUI.
Software and Technologies:
  • HP QC
  • Sharepoint
Repricing
Realization date: Feb 2014 - Mar 2014
Project scope:
  • Check on data from capitalization.
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Automatic checking of data.
Software and Technologies:
  • MS Excel (VBA)
  • IBM DB2
SBB - small business banking
Realization date: Apr 2018 - May 2018
Project parties:
  • Tatra banka, a.s. – application developer
  • Butteland s.r.o. – Performance test supplier
Project scope:
  • Creating and measuring a load for SBB application
  • Compare the load with Ruby version of App
Business needs:
  • Creating and measuring a load for SBB application after reworking app from Ruby to pure Java
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Make a comparation between old Ruby version and new Java version of small businnes banking app under the created load
Software and Technologies:
  • Jmeter
STRADA
Realization date: Aug 2015 - Oct 2015
Project parties:
  • Softec
  • NASES
Project scope:
  • Testing client applications processing mail from mailboxes on slovensko.sk
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Testing of new applications for archiving and processing emails from slovensko.sk
Software and Technologies:
  • HP ALM Quality Center 11.00
  • internal SW
TB 2.0
Realization date: Sep 2014 - Jan 2015
Client: Tatra banka, a.s. & Unicorn
Project scope:
  • Continuity with previous mobile application 1.XX additional new functions, GUI - graphic and security. Platforms used: iOS, Android and Win phone. Improving customers services
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Software quality assurance
  • New functions
Software and Technologies:
  • Phone application Internet banking
  • HPQC
  • internal SW
  • CBS (central banking system)
TL CLA
Realization date: Jul 2015 - Nov 2015
Client: Tatra-Leasing, s.r.o.
Project parties:
  • NCC a.s.
Project scope:
  • Interfaces
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Checking ofreceived /exporteddata from LeasIt (xml, txt, DB)
Software and Technologies:
  • HP Quality Center
  • .NET app
  • MS SQL
  • XML
UPI - Performance testing
Realization date: May 2015 - Jun 2015
Project scope:
  • Insert group of payment orders
  • Import group of payment orders
  • The approval processof payment orders
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Checking response time of application under performance
Software and Technologies:
  • Borland - SilkPerformer
UPI - Universal Payment Input
Realization date: May 2015 - Sep 2015
Project scope:
  • Accounting for various types of internal bank and outside the bank transactions, check their databases in CBS.
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Uniformity of accounting and logging of accounting operations
Software and Technologies:
  • Citrix
  • DB Vizualizer
  • Youtrack
  • Oracle SQL Developer
  • HP QualityCenter
  • XML
  • Java
Upsell
Realization date: May 2016 - Aug 2016
Project parties:
  • Adastra
  • Softec
Project scope:
  • Automated evaluation of the client’s claim to get pre-approved Non-specific loan. Loan calculator to calculate loan amount, maturity period, monthly payment for client, etc. Integration of new application with existing bank systems.
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Testing of new functionalities, regression testing of existing applications (internet banking, mobile application, branch office, dialog) for software quality ensurance.
Software and Technologies:
  • Citrix
  • DB Vizualizer
  • HP ALM Quality Center 11.00
  • Borland - SilkPerformer
  • Java
  • Internet banking
Workshop: API functional testing with SoapUI, Introduction and basics
Realization date: Feb 2019
Project parties:
  • Tatra banka, a.s. - workshop attendant
  • Butteland, s.r.o. - workshop leader
Project scope:
  • preparing agenda and presentation
  • SOAP and REST projects
  • teaching basics, methods and tools
Business needs:
  • learn employees basics of API testing in SoapUI
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Have learned practical lessons from API testing in SoapUI
Software and Technologies:
  • SoapUI
Workshop: Automation testing with Ranorex, Introduction and basics
Realization date: Dec 2018
Project parties:
  • Tatra banka, a.s. - workshop attendant
  • Butteland, s.r.o. - workshop leader
Project scope:
  • preparing agenda and presentation
  • teaching basics, scripting and workflow
Business needs:
  • learn employees basics of automation testing in Ranorex
Achieved benefits for client:
  • Have learned practical lessons from automation testing in Ranorex
Software and Technologies:
  • Ranorex
Tatra banka, a.s.