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San Antonio, Texas, United States
February 25, 2018

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Chandirashekar Rajaraman is a Senior Software Engineer, currently working for eGrove systems. He has 10+ years of professional experience as a Lead Quality Analyst and Application Software Tester. Proficient as Lead QA engineer in functional testing process which includes SAP, embedded systems testing & Web testing. Experience in analyzing business specification documents, developing test plans, defining test cases and developing test scripts. Excellent oral and written communication skills with strong problem-solving skills and a result-oriented attitude. Key Skills

ERP Module SAP Sales and distribution & Oracle SQL Tools HP Quality Centre, JIRA, HADES, E-Sys, Helper Tool, Optolyzer, Neptune, WINSCP, PuTTY and HP QTP v11, v9.2, Microsoft Office Programming


Python, C++, Java

Testing Process


STLC, Agile and Waterfall model



Embedded Systems Testing, Functional, Smoke, Integration, UAT, Regression, Exploratory Testing, UI Testing, Accessibility Testing Operating system Windows & UNIX

Professional Experience



APRIL 2015 – JANUARY 2018

Project: Online food Ordering App

• Driven successful implementation of food delivery application in Web and IOS platforms

• Requirement gathering and Test Mapping

• Environment and resource management

• Training Plan implementation and skill matrix management

• Facilitate Agile ceremonies

• Engagement monitoring, control & communication management

• Creating burn down charts in IBM RTC for the team to track its progress

• Review Test Plan

• Demo the working software to product owner and sponsor Chandirashekar Rajaraman

Senior Software Engineer

Bachelor’s of Technology in Computer Science


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Project: Medical Equipment’s Manufacturer

• Worked closely with every business user in developing SAP solution and solving production issues in SD/OTC

• Create Test plan, and Test strategy for the project.

• Define Test Process; improvise the defect management process in Jira

• Work extensively in OTC process

• Provide leadership to the team. Generate daily and weekly status report to Stake holders.

• Provide input to update the project plan. Work with the validation and compliance team to ensure compliance criteria are met for the project go-live.

• Provide user provisioning on SAP security approach for testing, UAT and Go-Live.

• Execute manual steps for pre- go-live. Facilitate UAT activity. Provide input on end user trainings and create knowledge documents

• Designed test scripts for SAP Master Data Management, Customer Master/Vendor Master and Material Master



AUGUST 2011- MARCH 2015

Project: BMW Group R&D

• Spearheaded the testing & delivery of infotainment system for BMW, Rolls Royce & MINI car variants

• Requirements gathering and planning Test Strategy

• Platform and software flashing of the Head Units

• Coding flag changes to enable/disable a feature for validation

• Maintained Test Automation suite using Python

• Test planning and execution

• Defect reporting and management using JIRA

• Change Requests verification & validation

• Release support - SIT & UAT testing

• Publish Test Summary document to stakeholders and provide sign-off HEWLETT-PACKARD


FEB 2008 – AUG 2011

Project: SRP-Internet Pricing and configuration

• Test and maintain the Knowledge Engineering database in SAP R/3 system for HP products

• Develop and maintain codes for KMATs

• Variable configuration creation and maintenance SAP VC

• Functional testing for all possible configurations for KMATs using SAP R/3 systems

• Creation of configuration profiles, dependency net, class and characteristics in SAP R/3

• Responsible for validating the Test Cases for each product comparing the specification

• Regression test execution and report preparation

• Defect Analysis and Defect Tracking using HP QC

• Weekly Test Metrics presentation to management

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Certifications and Awards

Certification Issued By

ISTQB Certified Tester The British Computer

Society (BCS)

Oracle Database 11g Administrator Certified Associate Oracle Integration of Cybersecurity Personnel into the Emergency Operations Center for Cyber Incidents

Texas A&M Engineering

Extension Service

Award Description

Gold Award (CGI) For successful transition & implementation of new project through commitment and innovation.

HP Star Award Significant performance and increase in productivity. HP Star Award Zero post production defects.

HP Spot Award For best process improvement idea & best practise sharing. American Red Cross –

Rookie of the year

Installed over 1000 smoke alarms as a lead volunteer for Home fire preparedness campaign and as a Disaster Action Team captain responding to local home fires.

Volunteer Experience


Volunteered during the following disasters as a seasoned Red Cross Disaster Relief Responder,

• San Antonio Tornados

• Missouri Floods

• Hurricane Harvey - Houston & San Antonio

• Sutherland Springs Mass Shooting

Key roles as volunteer:

• Disaster Action Team Captain - Responding to local home fires and other local disasters

• Disaster Services Technology - Network Supervisor, VIA-SAT setup and test, Computer operations

• Home Fire Preparedness Campaign Lead

• Feeding & Mass care volunteer

• Emergency Response Vehicle (ERV) coordinator

• American Red Cross Certified First Aid & CPR

• American Red Cross Certified Emergency Response Vehicle Driver (ERV)

• American Red Cross Certified Forklift driver


• Volunteered as care giver for the rescued birds at B2L shelter in San Antonio, TX.

• As a caregiver helped in feeding the birds and maintenance of their habitat.

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