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Software QA Engineer

Cupertino, CA
March 16, 2018

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Rashmi Varma



Seeking a challenging position as Software QA on web & mobile domain, with a strong will to prosper in any assigned duties.

Professional Summary

• 6+ years experienced Software testing professional (ISTQB certified).

• Create & execute UAT, smoke, functional, regression, system, integration and exploratory tests

• Analyze functional requirements and business specification as part of static testing on early Stages of SDLC.

• Find & report bugs with all required details, also work with devs to help reproduce some tricky issues

• Responsible for creation, design and execution of test strategies, including writing test plans, test cases and test scenarios.

• Worked closely with cross-functional teams to understand and deliver features per requirements

• Strong experience in Agile SCRUM methodology

• Experienced Telecommunication & Embedded product testing along with Health domain

• Performed cross-browser testing (IE, Firefox, Safari & Chrome) for various web-based projects & over different mobile devices (iOS and Android)

Technical Skills

Operating Systems Windows, Mac, Unix & Linux

Programming Languages C, C++, Python, Shell script, PL/SQL Databases SQL Server, MySQL & MS-Access

Testing Tools Quality Center, Quick Test Pro (QTP) & Selenium Tools & Utilities XCode, adb, Virtual Box/Vmware, Bugzilla, JIRA & Confluence Browsers Internet explorer, Chrome, Safari & Firefox Domain Knowledge Telecommunication, Multimedia & Medical/Healthcare Mobile OS Android & iOS


Software Test Analyst at ThoughtWire Corp, Toronto (Canada) Nov ‘12 - Nov ‘16

• Setup test environment, collect mobile App logs using Xcode & adb to help developers understand some random issues.

• Define, plan and execute Test cases for web and mobile (Android/iOS) app testing.

• Work with developers, UI/UX & business teams to ensure bug free, user friendly & feature rich deliverables.

• On-site client side testing and UAT.

• Provide input to UI/UX teams based on actual coordination with client during on-site testing.

• Part of hiring process, also train and mentor new QA team members.

• Follow scrum methodology, bug tracking & triage.

• Keep up the project documentation on Confluence/wiki. QA Consultant at Vixs Systems Inc, Toronto (Canada) Jan ‘12 - Nov ‘12

• Perform Bluray, DVD video and audio functional and conformance tests.

• Reporting and tracking software issues using JIRA.

• Generate test report and provide highlights of the investigation to manager.

• Work along with Developers and help reproduce various software/firmware issues.

• Execute functional tests over SDK releases and Customer projects.

• Coordinate with developers & FAE in order to design test plans according to PRD.

• Setup environment including software and hardware to execute given test cases. Software Test Engineer at Jhanvi Infotech Pvt. Ltd., India Jan ‘10 - Jul ‘11

• Manual functional testing of company’s own VoIP based product

• Work with developer and prepare test cases

• Define test cases and Execute them on software releases to the customer

• Bug reporting and tracking using Bugzilla

• Testing audio and other telephonic features along with Asterix based PBX system Sr. Lecturer in Hasmukh Goswami College of Engineering, India Jan ‘09 - Dec ‘09

& Lecturer in Patel Engineering College, India Jul ‘05 - Sep ‘08

• Academic teaching to engineering students, helping students in project preparation.

• Work as exam controller and setup Internal/External exam papers.

• Part of placement committee and helping students prepare for campus interviews. Education

• Software Testing and Quality Assurance Skill for Change, Toronto, Canada [2011]

• M.Tech (Computer Science) RGPV University, Bhopal, India [2011]

• B.E (Information & Technology) RGPV University, Bhopal, India [2005] Achievements

• QA of the year back to back in 2013 & 2014 at ThoughtWire Corp.

• Recognized as best lecturer by the students and committee members in the measures of teaching, dedication and discipline. Also received award for this on teacher’s day September 5th ’07. References

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