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Software QA Engineer

Los Angeles, California, United States
December 29, 2017

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Alexandru Negruta

US Green Card Holder

Los Angeles, CA 90034

Mobile: +1 (310) ***-****




3+ years of experience as a QA Analyst in Manual and Automation Testing in all phases of Life Cycle.

9 years background of logistic, purchasing, sales and customer service.

Strong base in Manual as well as Automation Testing of Web based application by preparing and executing Test Plans, Test Cases, Test Reports and Documentation.

Expert knowledge and experience in iterative Systems Development Life Cycle Agile Scrum.

Expertise in Analyzing Results, Bug Tracking & Reporting.

Expertise in Web-Based Applications, Functional and Regression Testing.

Writing Test Cases, Developing & Maintaining Test Suites, documenting all phases of QA Process.

Experienced in QA Docs (Test Plan, Scenarios, and Test Case Design), Peer Reviews, Test Case Execution, analyzing the results of scripts, interaction with developers in fixing the errors by having Defect Triage meetings.

Expertise in testing/quality assurance. Specific testing expertise includes Manual testing techniques Black Box Testing, System testing, Integration Testing, Functionality Testing, Regression Testing, Smoke Testing, Positive, Negative Testing and Browser compatibility testing.

Extensive knowledge of performance testing and structured software testing

Experience in Developing, Reviewing and Executing Test Cases.

Expertise in writing SQL queries for database transactions.

Good team player with Excellent Communication & Analytical skills.

Strong focus on Documentation, Communication, Process and Constant Improvements.

Responsible for presenting regular progress reports, defect reports and test execution reports.

Good experience in effort estimation and risk mitigation planning.

Self-motivated and detailed-oriented individual with high level of work ethics.


Testing Tools

Selenium WebDriver, Java, Firepath, Firebug

Programming Languages

XML, HTML, CSS, SQL, JavaScript

SDLC Models

Agile, Scrum, Waterfall


MSIE, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Edge, Opera

Operating Systems

Mac OS, Windows, Linux


2014 Software Quality Assurance, Portnov Computer School, Los Altos, CA

2011 Engineer, Transport and Communications Academy, Chisinau, Moldova


Software QA Tester

Join My Party, Los Angeles, CA June 2017 – Present


• Involvement in Preparation of Test Procedures, Test Scenarios, Cases and Test Data.

• Responsible for GUI and Functional Testing, using Black box Testing Techniques.

• Involvement in Test Execution, Results Analyzing and Defect Reporting.

• Execution of Selenium Test cases and Reporting defects.

• Conducting Data driven testing, cross browser testing and parallel test execution.

• Involvement in solving Environmental problems along with Technical Support People.

• Involved in Regression Testing using Selenium

Software QA Tester

Prana Coders, Austin, TX June 2014 – May 2017


Followed Agile Methodology for application Implementation and Testing and participated in sprint daily scrum, planning, Review, meetings.

Developed Test Plan Document for numerous Releases.

Automate the test cases and performed Gray Box Testing, Regression Testing, Functional Testing, Usability testing.

Participated in Requirement gathering phase with business team for Data migration test.

Created parallel logic to validate the information recorded in reports.

Data testing and validation of the data for executing SQL queries on test data held on a database.

Validation of concept before implementation Visualization and interlinking, Validation of functionality changes.

Identified the Automation scenarios, Designed/Setup the Hybrid framework, prepared the UI Object Info, Functions, test Data, Prepared the Test Suite, Executed the Scripts, updated the scripts as part of maintenance.

Execute Browser Compatibility Testing (IE, Firefox, Chrome, and Safari) of a Web based application.

Create and execute End to End Use Cases for User Acceptance Testing and responsible for centralizing the testing approaches in various projects.

Prepared status summary reports with details of executed, passed and failed Test Cases also involved in weekly status and task review meeting.

Involved in reviewing Business and Functional Specification documents.

Actively participated in various meetings including Business Analysts, Development, Scrum and QA Meetings.

Involved in Iteration/Sprint planning meeting to plan the stories that needs to be developed and tested in the upcoming sprint based on the priority and estimated effort.

Contributed in identifying the areas of automation.

Involved in Automation Framework Test Execution and Maintenance.

Extensively used SQL for Back End testing to validate data in the database and documented test results and sent email communications with test results.

Used various available features of Manual Testing to develop efficient and error free Test Scripts.

Understanding table structure and database testing to fetch necessary records.

Tested the application for browser compatibility on various browsers like IE, Firefox and Chrome.

Validated the back-end data using SQL queries for data integrity.

Interacted with Developers and management to identify and resolve technical issues and presented regular progress reports, defect reports and test execution reports.

Top Customers Sales Manager,

CondiProd-Com, Chisinau, Moldova 2012 – 2014

Russian Import Sales Manager,

MoldPressa, Chisinau, Moldova 2007 – 2012

Chain Stores Manager,

MoldPressa, Chisinau, Moldova 2006 – 2007

Warehouse Manager,

MoldPressa, Chisinau, Moldova 2006

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