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Sr.Software QA Tester

Thornton, Colorado, United States
January 19, 2018

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Experienced IT Professional specializing in IT Quality Assurance, Testing and Test Automation including analysis, design, development, testing and implementation of software applications in multiple industries

Experience in Test automation using Scripting Languages and Testing Tools

Exposure and experience in Software Engineering Process and Life Cycle Models

Expertise in QA Methodologies, Quality Assurance Life Cycle, Test Strategy, Test metrics.

Proficient experience in Manual and Automated Testing of GUI and functional aspects of the Client-Server and Web based Applications on multiple levels of SDLC and Testing Life Cycle (STLC).

Good exposure in Requirements understanding and analysis, creating test approach documentation

Experience in writing query in MySQL database.

Experienced in Manual & Automated QA efforts by defining test plans, test case scenarios, test strategies, writing and executing test cases, test summary reports and documentation.

Experience as business analyst in gathering requirement, analyzing requirement and translating them to the development team.

Knowledge in cable domain with testing on Set Top Boxes (STB’s) variants including cDVR, VOD and Linear Players and secondary devices.

Extensively used Java, Python and VB scripting in projects.

Knowledge and understanding on DOCSIS devices and standards.

Knowledge and experience in working with DevOps tools for CI/CM

Experience in Bug tracking and reporting using Defect Management Tools such as HP ALM and JIRA

Knowledge on Web service and performance testing using Apache JMeter and LoadRunner.

In-depth understanding of Procedural and Object oriented programming models

In-depth knowledge and experience working in Agile methodology -SCRUM

Advanced knowledge and experience with testing methodologies (Functional, Regression, End-to-End, Integration, System and Performance testing techniques)

Versatile team player with good communication and problem solving skills with all management levels. High proficiency in Scheduling and Managing resources and activities in QA Teams.

Results oriented, with an ability to work with aggressive timelines and deliverables and to see any assignment to successful completion within the established project schedule.





Windows, UNIX, Linux, MacOS, iOS, Android




Java, PERL, Python, XML, VBscript, JSON

Defect Tracking Tools

JIRA, Bugzilla

Management Tools

Trello, MS Project, HP ALM

Version Control Tools

Clear Case, GitHub

File Transfer Applications

FileZilla, PuTTY

Test devices and Browsers

Set-Top Box’s (STB’s), Mobiles, Tablets, IE, Mozilla Firefox, Safari, Chrome

Testing and Automation Tools

Selenium WebDrive, HP QTP/UFT, Eclipse, Cygwin, PyCharm, REST API’s, Web Services, Apache JMeter, LoadRunner, Appium

Other Tools

MS VISIO, MS Office Suite, Microsoft Visual Studio, Gliffy tool, Sharepoint, Splunk, Agro UML, Jenkins, Puppet, Concourse, Trello


Agile, Waterfall, Kanban


Master of Science in Information Technology

Colorado Technical University, Denver, CO, USA

GPA: 4.0


CSRA-Columbia, MD March 2017-November, 2017

Sr. Software QA Tester

CSRA provides next-generation IT solutions and professional services to help customers modernize their legacy systems, protect their networks and assets, and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of mission-critical functions by bringing together government IT professionals, emerging technologies, and the brightest, cutting-edge advisors in the industry to deliver a broad range of innovative. The Hospital Quality Reporting module in Development Environment Consolidation contract (DECC) project involves the complete QA testing and automation of the User Interface and its functionality.

Prepared Test Plan, Test Scenarios, Test Cases as well as test data as per scenario

Involved in coordinating with developers and business analysts.

Developed test scenarios and test cases from Business Requirements and Design Documents

Performed Functional Testing, Smoke testing, Integration testing, Backend Testing, Regression Testing, End to End Testing and System Testing

Provided constant guidance to team members in understanding the Agile process

Involved in 508 testing of the UI using JAWS tool.

Analyzing Requirement and Preparing Test Plan and Test Scenarios.

Automation testing and test-cases review for web applications UI and web services (Selenium WebDriver).

Performed Manual Testing of this Web application and automated it by using selenium WebDriver.

Performed Selenium tests against multiple browsers using different browser profile.

Involved in exporting and linking the test cases into HP ALM/Quality Center and maintained the same in the Test Plan module.

Performed Manual & Automation Testing on different modules of the application.

Tested the web application to ensure the flow of the application functionality

Executes tests, analyze results and logs reports using Splunk tool.

Testing of RESTful API and WebServices

Involved in the data flow and extensive use of SQL Queries to extract the data from the Database.

Worked on Splunk to log application data metrics, create query, reports and dashboards.

Actively participated in Walkthroughs and Daily status report meetings.

Performed Functional, Regression and Integration testing of various modules of the applications.

Managed and Conducted Defect Review and Test Execution Status meetings with cross project team members.

Detected, reported and tracked defects using HP ALM/Quality Center.

Performed Usability and Functional Testing on the Website.

Collaborated with the team in documenting the reports and records during the transition of the project.

Contributed functional and technical assistance/production support, including service requests and remedy tickets.

Gathered business requirements from users and created designs for enhancements and to remedy defects.

Created test plans, conditions, scripts, and test data; performed product testing, usability standards validation, and assisted in performance testing; and resolved system defects.

Environment: Selenium WebDriver, Eclipse, Java, JMeter, HP ALM, JIRA, Agile, SCRUM, XML, UNIX, JAWS, SQL, RESTful API

Colorado Technical University, CO Jul 2015-Mar 2017

Student – Master of Science in Information Technology

Academic project:

Project: College Database Management Tool Development

Project Description: The Project involved development of the College Database Management Tool using Java html pages. The platform tool provides the analysis and query functionality and contains the historical information of the college. The tool gives the user the capacity to query current and historical information and evaluate the data. This provides the ability of report generation and record retrieval. The project had 4 members. The project used Agile methodology.

Design form validation programs using HTML

Maintaining and updating application and modules

Maintained Metrics and managed the Weekly Status Updates showing the progress of the development effort and open issues to be resolved

Collaborate with other project members to solve and eliminate defects

Tool customizations, configurations, scripts tailored to particular needs

Environment: Java, HTML, Eclipse, GitHub, Windows 8.1, SQL, XML, Trello

Techpoint, Bangalore India November, 2013 – December 2013

QA Trainee – Cable Domain

Project Description: The role involved project training to be part of the Quality Assurance team for Set-Top Box (STB) testing for a major Cable Domain Client. The training involved the in-depth knowledge transfer of the STB testing in VOD and Linear Lanes. The project was stated to use Agile methodology along with Continuous Integration and deployment process.


•Knowledge of testing the product in highly dynamic environment using agile methodology

•Planning and identification of test scenarios.

•Preparation of Test cases for the various STB testing in VOD and Linear Lanes

•Development of Test Automation Framework and Test Scripts

•Automation and Execution of the Test cases for different features

•Experience in QA of the different Set-Top Box variants including cDVR, VOD and Linear Players

•Proficient knowledge in the software upgrade and install process of the STB builds and the configurations

•Implementation of the Continuous Integration using Jenkins

•Knowledge and understanding on DOCSIS standards.

•Feasibility and Implementation analysis of Continuous Delivery using Jenkins

•Sanity, Functional, Regression, Integration and System Testing.

•Involved in RESTFUL web services testing using JMeter testing tool

•Review of the test plan, test scenario and test cases.

•Prioritizing of bugs and status reporting

Environment: Various STBs, iOS, Android, JSON, XML, JMeter, GitHub, JIRA, Various Mobiles and Tablets, Jenkins

Thrombosis Research Institute-Bangalore, India March, 2011-November, 2013

QA Tester

Project Description: The Project involved developing test plan, test scripts, functional, regression and stress testing of the Media Intelligence Platform tool. The platform tool gives the user to monitor digital media content, quantify reach and coverage, measure the effectiveness of real time reports and media monitoring. The project uses Agile methodology.

Involved in different phases of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) like requirements gathering, preparation of technical specification documents, designing and developing reports, and unit testing.

Performed manual testing extensively and Performed Smoke, Functional, Integration, System, and Regression testing.

Developed and executed effective test plans, test cases, and test strategies based on the functional requirements of Testing Strategies.

Utilized HP Quality Center (ALM) as a test management tool for planning, creating test cases, executing, and reporting.

Co-ordinated for automation framework and test scripts using Selenium Web-Driver for multiple platforms and browsers testing

Assisted in building test automation framework for web app from scratch using Selenium WebDriver, REST API.

Used automated scripts and performed functionality testing during the various phases of the application development using Selenium.

Created automated regression test suites using Selenium.

Performed test case assignments in Test Lab modules of ALM/Quality Center.

Used Selenium Web Driver for writing test scripts for regression test coverage.

Wrote and executed of SQL queries in order to verify the data integrity and validation between User Interface and Database.

Analyze business requirements, Software requirement specifications to create test plan and test cases for manual and automation testing using Selenium WebDriver.

Actively participated in agile testing. Completed tasks on time for each sprint to meet the deadlines.

Utilized JIRA for defect tracking and bug reporting.

Properly documented the test results in test management tools provided by client

Knowledge and experience of working with DevOps tools for Continuous Integration and Configuration management

Execution of the Test cases for different features and review of the test cases

Task Management and effort logging, updating and attending Technical calls

Responsible for sharing the metrics for the offshore and onsite team

Involved in Creating Daily Status Execution Reports and Defect Reports & send to Scrum Master, Testing Lead and Project Manager.

Environment: Selenium WebDriver, Eclipse, SharePoint, Web services, RESTFUL API, Java, XML, HP ALM, GitHub, SQL, JIRA, Jenkins.

Empower Research Private Ltd-Bangalore, India July, 2010-February, 2011

QA - App Tester

Project Description: The project involves the testing of the Cardio Risk App for mobiles and tablets

Involved in different phases of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) like requirements gathering, preparation of technical specification documents, designing and developing reports and unit testing.

Involved in manual testing and automation testing

Performed testing extensively and Performed Smoke, Functional, Integration, System, Regression and User Acceptance Testing by Using QTP.

Developed and executed effective test plans, test cases, and test strategies based on the functional requirements of Mobile Testing Strategies

Utilized HP Quality Center (ALM) as a test management tool for planning, creating test cases, executing, and for defect tracking and reporting.

Involved in Functional Testing, Mobile Application & web testing, GUI Testing, Black Box, Backend Testing, Installation Testing, Interrupt Testing, and Regression Testing & Compatibility Testing with the devices.

Created comprehensive Test Plan and Test Cases for GUI Functional testing.

Created UFT function libraries for repeating functionality, field validation and testing minimum-maximum data boundaries to data fields on the GUI screens.

Used HP Quality Center (ALM) for managing testing activities like test cases in test labs, executing and linking test case and requirements

Created, executed, coded and enhanced the Automation test scripts using QTP and Selenium IDE & Web Driver.

Actively participated in agile testing. Completed tasks on time for each sprint to meet the deadlines

Used HP Quality Center (ALM) for Logging defects. Retest and close defects when fixed.

Used python for automation scripting to test backend functional modules

Properly documented the test results in test management tools provided by client

Ran SQL queries to retrieve data through joins and select statements

Mobile app application automation using Appium with python frameworks.

Executed SQL queries to validate the data in source database and target database

Involved in writing Test Cases based on User Stories in each Sprint

Involved in Functional, End to End & UAT Test scenarios.

Involved in UAT with product owners and facilitate the UAT process by scheduling, helping business people with Quality center.

Involved in Creating Daily Status Execution Reports and Defect Reports & send to Scrum Master, Testing Lead and Project Manager.

Environment: Appium, HP QTP, JIRA, Agile, Mobile Testing, Python, PyCharm, Java, Quality Center (ALM), HTML, SQL

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