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QA Tester

San Jose, California, United States
April 17, 2018

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Elena Kulakova

Phone: 312-***-****


Authorized to work in the US (Green Card holder)


Looking for the position of Mobile Device Tester with extensive skills in IT area.

Ready to use experiences, skills and talent for the benefit of an organization, that promises continued learning and growth.

Career Summary:

Analyzed BRD, developed test cases and test scripts for the application under test; modified test cases in order to meet the updated requirements;

Conducted testing of on-premise and cloud-based business applications (ERP-systems), web and mobile applications (iOS, Android);

Involved in automating test cases using Selenium WebDriver with Cucumber and Ruby;

Logged bug report and managed bugs throughout the entire bug life cycle;

Developed and executed SQL queries to verify the proper data insertion, deletion and updates

Communicated with an internationally spread out team to clarify functional requirements, specifications and prioritize testing activities;

Worked in an agile environment, took part in bug triage meetings, participated in stand-ups by providing status reports on defects and testing progress;

Experienced in ERP-systems implementation; created documentation (BRD, PRD); provided users’ training (tutoring, manuals) and users’ support (helpdesk).

Technical Skills:

Platforms: Windows, LINUX, iOS, Android

Web Technologies: Java, JavaScript, HTML, CSS, XML

Databases: Oracle

Test Automation: Selenium WebDriver, JMeter

Bug Tracking: Jira, Team Foundation Server, Bugzilla

Personal Skills:

Attention to detail, critical thinking, ability to structure information and to present it correctly;

Willingness to learn new technologies, languages and tools;

Great team player and have the ability to work independently in a time sensitive environment.

Work Experience:

QA Tester, Onshorex,, Santa Clara, CA 2018-current

Created Test Plans, Test Cases (TestRail);

Logged bug reports and managed bugs in Jira;

Tested Web and Mobile applications (functional, exploratory, ad-hog, regression, “smoke”, acceptance, UI);

Interacted with development team.

Business Analyst, FirstBIT,, Moscow, Russia 2013 – 2017

Gathered, documented and analyzed business rules, business requirements, processes through interviews, document and workflow analysis; created business requirement documents;

Translated user concepts, ideas and requirements into functional specifications, workflow diagrams, data flow diagrams;

Conducted testing of modified applications including functional, regression, user acceptance, and integration to verify the client’s needs are met (on-premise, Web and Mobile apps);

Logged bug report and managed bugs throughout the entire bug life cycle;

Actively participated / arranged with number of iterations between team and customer on domain related tasks;

Prepared training materials (manuals) and conducted training sessions for users;

Provided users’ support (helpdesk).

Business Analyst, Klas-trading, Moscow, Russia 2009 – 2013

Participated at business applications improvements in accordance with business needs (interfaced with users to collect business requirements, documented business requirements, functional specifications, process flow diagrams; tested modified on-premise applications; trained users to work with applications);

Planned, wrote, reviewed, edited and updated internal normative documentation, operational and instructional manuals.

Specialist of QA Department, AKRIKHIN, Moscow, Russia 2005 - 2009

Maintained document control: created, established, implemented, reviewed and updated SOPs. Controlled documentation distribution;

Reviewed documentations such as batch logs and shipments (batch records) for accuracy, completeness and adherence to cGMPs; entered data in Navision system;

Facilitated QA inspection functions (prepared and conducted internal audits) as assigned by the QA manager;

Conducted external audits of raw materials suppliers; Prepared reports on audit findings;

Worked under ISO (9000, 14000, 19005) and cGMP standards.


Bachelor of Science in “Standardization and Certification”, 2000 - 2005

South Russia State University of Economics and Services, Shakhty, Russia

Internal Audit of Quality Management System, certificate, 2006

The Certification Association Russian Register, Moscow, Russia

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