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Software Test Engineer

Cary, North Carolina, United States
January 25, 2018

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Software Test Engineer

Contact: 919-***-****, Email:,

Experience Summary:

Total experience: 7 years 10 months (Including 1 year in UK). Expertise in Software Testing in Telecom domain that includes:

Functional testing

Test case preparation (simple, complex, intuitive)

Sanity Testing

Complex Test scripts creation and execution

User Acceptance Testing

Test planning, Creation and implementation of Test Approaches

Regression Testing

Defect logging and tracking

Load/Stress Testing

Testing APIs and using REST/SOAP

Performance testing

Performing Test Reviews and prepare defect metrices

Browser Compatibility validations

Analyzing work requests

Automation testing

Integration Testing

Preparation of Test Data

Boundary value analysis and equivalence partitioning analysis

Expertise in Manual Testing and automation Testing - for international telecom clients such as Vodafone UK, SFR France, Telstra Australia

Extensive experience on working on all the OS platforms– Android, Bada, Blackberry, iOS, Symbian, Windows.

Extensive experience in GUI, Software, Web Testing, App Testing and Mobile device Testing

Extensive experience in testing Methodologies - Agile, V Model and Waterfall

Experience of working within an Agile / Scrum environment

Certified CCNA professional seasoned and accomplished in network protocol testing

Extensive experience in Customer handling, team management and onsite - offshore coordination

Extensive experience in end to end SDLC from Test case preparation to execution, Test planning to defect logging and tracking

Working knowledge of SQL and Unix commands

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Handling customer releases & testing on project singlehandedly

Team Concert Mentor for team and other projects in the team

Experience working with cross validation scripts directly on Oracle and SQL databases

Worked with Aricent Technologies – Gurgaon (India) as a “Senior Test Engineer” from Jan 2011 – September 2017


Operating Systems

Windows, Linux, UNIX, DOS, Android, Bada, Blackberry, IOS,MAC OSX, Symbian



Testing/Programming/Automation Tools

HP-Quality Center 10.0,JIRA,TTDRM, Selenium, SoapUI (Groovy script), jMeter, Bugtracker, OOP’S concepts, Mobile Flashing tools, Android Studio, Appium, Jenkins, Mobile Simulators-Perfecto Mobile


CCNA, May 2012

Core Competencies:

Software Testing/QA ~ Application Testing ~ Mobile Testing ~ Testing Techniques ~ Project & Test Plan Review ~ Test Case Execution ~ Raising and retesting of Bugs ~ Quality Control ~ JIRA


GoPro Integration, Gurgaon:

Project Name



Team Size



GoPro Integration (OFFSHORE – Gurgaon and ONSITE - San Mateo, CA,USA)

Aug 2016 –Sep 2017



Senior Test Engineer

Client is an American manufacturer of action cameras, often used in extreme-action videography and part of the connected sport movement. In the Integration project, firmware integration and verification of actions camera functionalities with iOS/Android based mobile App, Desktop App and Web App is done. It is Agile based project and tracked by JIRA. All issues have been reported in JIRA and results of the scenarios are marked in web-based test case management software Testrail.


Perform complete Mobile App and desktop app verification for various versions of GoPro cameras.

Testing software compatibility and functionality with different firmware version using GoPro Studio

Image and video quality testing using Imatest software. Camera aspects included Autofocus, light sensor, frame rate, image stabilization. Image and video aspects that were tested and benchmarked are listed as follows:



Dynamic range, tone, & contrast

Color accuracy

Lens Distortion

Light Falloff & Non uniformities


ISO Sensitivity

Lateral Chromatic Aberration

Veiling Glare

Color moire

Software artifacts

Data compression losses

Print Dmax

Print color gamut

Texture Detail

Capturing interfaces: Andriod and iOS. Video Format: h.264 codec and the MP4 (tested using default layers on mobile devices)

Results and statistics submission and retrieval in customers internal result portal. Tools used using Imatest reports for reporting, Imatest database for data management and Internal portal for data and statistical analysis

Wireless and USB cable transmission of stored and live videos using GOPRO wireless monitor (customer’s own software)

Functional, Regression, Integration, Acceptance, Sanity, Smoke, Ad-hoc testing for various UI modules.

Executing positive and negative test cases

Defect logging and tracking using JIRA and Testrail.

Participate in review meetings to resolve bug related issues with Onsite team

Responsible for report generation, work allocation and WSR.

Test setup planning and preparation– Stress and Extended test cases.

Log collection and Integration

Key Skills

Automation tools: Appium, Jenkins, Android Studio

Script: JAVA,

Tools: JIRA, HP-QC

Specialized software tools: Imatest, GoPro studio,GoPro wireless monitor

SAAS Marketplace for Vodafone UK, Gurgaon:

Project Name



Team Size



SAAS Marketplace (OFFSHORE – Gurgaon)

October 2015 –July 2016



Senior Test Engineer

The objective of the SaaS Marketplace Platform for SMBs (Platform) is to enhance Vodafone’s digital offering to the SMB market with a comprehensive and dedicated range of digital businesses applications that can be purchased, deployed and used with ease and efficiency all on a unique and cost-effective price plan.


Preparing Test plans and execution of Test Cases on all browsers – Chrome, Mozilla and IE browsers. Primarily GUI testing.

Reading Product Release documents to understand the complete functionality.

Testing browser compatibility.

Functional, Regression, Integration, Acceptance, Sanity, Smoke, Ad-hoc and System Testing for Various Modules.

Importing requirements, creating test cases, validating requirements with test cases and generate reports using HP-QC.

Manage the testing process, schedule batch tests, log and track defects using HP-QC and JIRA.

Writing and executing GUI test cases according to policies and procedures

Writing scripts in SOAP UI to test RESTful and SOAP web services for SAAS MP

Creating test cases as per WADL for REST and WSDL for SOAP and using discovery using Options method in case WADL is not available. Test cases for GET, POST, PUT, DELETE, UPDATE, HEADER (HTTP global methods)

Performance Testing to measure the Performance bottleneck using Jmeter

Performed Integration Testing for apps – Report Generation and SCL (downstream and upstream applications)

Running scripts (JAVA) in Selenium IDE and eclipse for Mozilla Firefox, Chrome and IE browsers

Defect logging and tracking using JIRA for client via phone and email

Executing positive and negative test cases

Participate in Design calls with the Client

Participate in review meetings to resolve bug related issues with Onsite team

Key Skills

Automation tools: SOAPUI, Jmeter, Selenium

Script: JAVA

Tools: JIRA, HP-QC

Vodafone Secure Device Manager for Vodafone UK, Gurgaon:

Project Name



Team Size



Vodafone Secure Device Manager for Vodafone UK (OFFSHORE –Gurgaon)

August 2013 – July 2016



Senior Test Engineer

Vodafone Secure Device Manager is a Vodafone application available for all the OS platforms.

With Vodafone Secure Device Manager the company can quickly and easily manage and keep the smart devices secure through a simple easy to use console. So that its employees can make the most of the devices for work and the company can be confident that the company data and applications on them are secure. It is an Airwatch Product.


Understanding and analysis of the business requirements.

Reading Product and project documentations to assist the Testing Lifecycle.

Test Planning, Test Case Execution.

Testing of VSDM application on all mobile device platforms – Android, iOS and Windows for all the Vodafone OpCos.

Performing Functional, Regression, Integration, Acceptance, Sanity, Smoke and System Testing for Various Modules.

Testing of other apps related to VSDM – Vodafone Secure Content locker, Vodafone Managed Browser.

Analysis of failures and defect logging using HP-QC.

Retest resolved bugs in each release.

Regression of existing bugs on previous software builds or alternate database/server configurations.

Validating data in the RDBMS tables. Constructing and firing queries and stand alone stored procedures. Constructing test data using insert, update and delete queries.

Working with SQLPlus on Linux server, accessed PUTTY terminal (BASH).

Attending weekly project checkpoint meetings and addressing issues related to test activities.

Reporting test statistics and documentation of final test report.

Preparing Functional Test Reports.

Training and guidance to the new joiners in the team.

Key Skills

Script: SQL

Tools: HP-QC, Putty, SQLPlus

Database: Oracle

Vodafone Mobile@Work for Vodafone UK, Gurgaon:

Project Name


Vodafone Mobile@Work for Vodafone UK (OFFSHORE – Gurgaon)

August 2013 – July 2016


Team Size




Test Engineer


Mobile@Work from Vodafone Global Enterprise is an application which gives Vodafone employees an opportunity to use any Smart Phone to manage both your work and personal activities.

It uses Apps@work. MobileIronApps@Work provides an integrated solution to support native mobile apps securely on any mobile device. Apps@Work, which includes both AppConnect and AppTunnel, creates an enterprise app persona that includes all business apps and data on a mobile device and allows the user to access their corporate content securely and natively. Mobile@work is a Mobileiron product.


Analysis of Scope/Design Documents.

Analyzing work requests from the onsite team –Newbury

Reading the HLD’s and release documents to understand the newly added functionalities/enhancements in each release.

Writing Test ID’s, Test Cases and Test Plans.

Testing of Mobile@Work application on all the mobile device OS platforms – Android, iOS and Windows for all the Vodafone OpCos.

Functional, Limit, Positive, Negative, Smoke, Integration, Acceptance, Sanity, Regression Testing.

Attending weekly project checkpoint meetings and addressing issues related to the test activities

Running cross validation scripts directly on Oracle and SQL databases

Testing standalone java utilities on Linux server. Working with SQLPlus on Linux server, accessed PUTTY terminal (BASH).

Raising of bugs in HP-QC.

Retesting the open and fixed bugs in each release.

Communicating and discussing business requirements and resolving queries via formal/informal Communication with Developers/ Designers/ Architects.

Preparing of status report/ defect report/ execution status delivered to the stakeholders.

Key Skills

Script: SQL

Tools: HP-QC, SQLPlus, PUTTY

Databases: Oracle

Vodafone Mobile Device testing for Vodafone UK, Newbury:

Project Name

IPS Device Testing for Vodafone UK (ONSITE – Vodafone HQ, Newbury, UK)


July 2012 – July 2013


Team Size




Test Engineer


Vodafone UK OpCo launches Customized versions of Mobile Handsets for different manufactures on all the latest platform (Android, iOS and Windows). Our prime responsibility is to confirm the E2E performance of the device in the live Vodafone network and provide technical approval for the market release.


Analysis of Scope/Design Documents.

Understanding of the test requirements and preparation of GSM test cases and test reports.

Development of a Log Parser tool used for filtering of the ERIF logs.

Mobile Native Applications on all the mobile OS platforms – Android, Bada, Blackberry, iOS, Windows.

Testing of Vodafone data cards and the application software.

Played an important part in supporting user acceptance testing.

Customization, Sanity, Device Functionality, Regression and Web GUI Testing.

Raising and management of defects using HP Quality Center.

Retesting of defects and preparing defect reports.

VMB Defect management using Bugtracker.

Work closely with product management and the software developers to understand the design of my clients products, their key features and the needs of the customer

Training and guidance to the new joiners in the team.

Working in role of Device and SIM manager.

Delivery of technical presentation on latest mobile technology like 3G, LTE,different OS used in Mobile devices.

Creating Test Exit Reports.

Key Skills

Tools: HP-QC, Bugtracker

Network Protocol Testing for SFR, Gurgaon:

Project Name



Team Size


SFR, France (OFFSHORE – Gurgaon)

Jan 2011 – June 2012



Test Engineer


Testing and Configuration of SFR’s Customer-premises equipment or customer-provided equipment (CPE) at the demarcation point. Here the CPE’s were Routers-Cisco, Juniper and One-access


Writing System Test Plans, Test Cases, & Preparation of Test Data.

Validation of different enterprise equipment’s like Cisco, Juniper & One Access.

Involved in the general testing, functional testing, and Quality testing and Administrative testing.

R&S concepts, Configuration of Routers, Routing basics, NTP on a Router, ARP, IP Addressing, Routing Protocols, LAN Switching Virtual LAN.

Perform testing for CPE’s like General Testing, Tacacs, DHCP, OSPF, BGP, ACL, Functional, SSH, Protocols, NAT, Qos& Administrator.

Interconnecting of Cisco devices, switches and troubleshooting them

Writing of standard Test Files defining Test Procedures.

Documentation related to the test logs, test Plan updating and review & capturing & reporting different logs.

Validation of bugs, closing and resolving prior to development queries for closing bugs.

Key Skills

Protocols: Routing and Switching Protocols- DHCP,OSPF,BGP,ACL,NAT/PAT, ARP




MCA from Panjab University, Chandigarh

Year: 2007-2010

Aggregate Percentage: 78.4%


Bsc (Computer Science) from Panjab University, Chandigarh

Year: 2005-2007

Aggregate Percentage: 70%

Secondary and Primary Education

Carmel Convent School, Chandigarh


Year of Passing



May 2004



May 2002



Date of Birth – 16 September, 1986

Languages Known – English and Hindi

Hobbies- Listening to music, reading books and magazines

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