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Engineer Android

San Jose, California, United States
September 21, 2018

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Anu Skariah

Email: Phone: 503-***-****



• 6+ years of experience in Manual testing Mobile, Web applications for iOS, Android and System testing on IoT devices

• Expert in Defect Triage, Problem Resolutions and writing and executing Test Plans and Test cases

• Good experience in testing Android Mobile Handsets, Applications and Streaming

• Extensive experience in Sanity testing, Feature testing, Functional testing, System testing, Compatibility testing, Regression Testing, Performance testing and Stress testing in mobile handsets and web based applications

• Hands-on expertise in feature testing on IoT devices - security system, camera and Door lock etc

• Expertise in identify Requirements, Finalize flows, Create Scenarios, Work area allocations, UI/UX Validation

• Good Understanding through SDLC, STLC & Bug Life Cycle

• Experienced in multiple teams like Triage, QA, UAT and Support

• Involved in walkthroughs for requirement and Use Cases and Test results review meetings with Dev teams.

• Interact with developers to resolve problems and managing the process

• Involved in Daily Report Generations and Product Validations

• Good in communication, presentation and interpersonal skills. Adaptable and able to perform as individual and as Team

• Expertise in maintaining and testing parallel Products and Releases, being part of Integration team

• Work Authorization: Authorized to work in the US for any employer; Sponsorship not required.


• Embedded Testing

• Android OS level Triaging

• SQA Testing & Methodologies

• Scripting & Documentation

• UI & Compatibility Testing

• Functional, Regression & Stress


• UAT Testing

• iOS & Android Application Testing

• Python, JavaScript, HTML, Linux,


• OS - Android, Linux and Windows

• MS Access, MS SQL Server

• Android Studio, Xcode,

Eclipse,Charles Proxy, Crash Tool

• JIRA, Bugzilla, QTP, HP QC

• Atlasssian products -Bamboo,

Confluence, Hipchat, Bitbucket


• MASTERS IN COMPUTER APPLICATION (2003-2006) From Bangalore University, Karnataka, India

• BACHELOR IN SCIENCE (2000- 2003) From Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala, India


Google-Nest, Palo Alto CA Mar ‘16 – Till date

Role: Test Engineer (System Testing)

Environment/Tools: Mac OS X, Android & iOS mobile devices, Nest Secure Security System Android SDK, Glinux, JIRA,Testrail, Confluence, Stash, Devices tested: Nest Secure Security System, Android and iOS Mobile devices. Working on Google-Nest’s recent smart home launch - Nest Secure Alarm System (https:// As a key member in Nest’s integration team, main responsibilities includes run product/component evaluations and help to validate product features in the area of IoT (Internet of Things).


• Test Planning - Create test strategy, Test Approach, detailed Test Plan and provide test execution estimate

• Test design- Creation of Test scenarios, Test cases with step by step approaches. Review Test plan and Test cases with development team for approval

• Test Execution - Perform testrun in testrail, send test reports, raise JIRA for defect/bugs.

• Perform algorithm validation on various device features, analyze device logs and mobile app logs (iOS/android) to validate the device features

• Evaluate the communication and connectivity of products against different product/ services and standards

• System testing for the daily builds for Nest home security products

• Conduct Test Plan review meetings with developer to get approval for test execution

• Test Android and iOS apps to validate the device events, capture logs from Xcode and Android studio.

• Execute variety of tests and analyses to ensure that systems and applications meet specified standards and end-user requirements

• Responsible for regression testing to ensure problems are resolved and fixed

• Perform build acceptance, stress, integration and regression testing on various nest products- Nest Secure smart home system, Door Lock, Camera etc.

• Written python scripts for data plotting and other feature validation

• Raise Jira, triage and track issues and coordinate with developers until closure

• Perform root cause analysis for FT issues that arise post implementation and perform weekly Ad-hoc testing during the launch of the product

• Conduct exploratory test to optimize the quality of the product. Intel Corporation San Diego CA Aug’15 – Mar’16

Role: Validation Test Engineer (Android)

Environment/Tools: Android SDK, Ubuntu/Linux, JIRA, HP QC, JAMA, Crash Tool, MPTA Devices tested: Android Mobile devices, Tango tablet Worked with Android Platform (Customer Android Support) team which designs, develops, debugs and runs test automation scripts and functional manual test to verify Linux Android based mobile solutions and a broad array of multimedia technologies (audio, video and camera). Responsibilities:

• Triaging the application issues on Android Platform

• Triage include: log analysis, Functional, Platform, UI/UX, End to End Testing

• Run sanity and monkey tests on daily builds

• Set-up and run automated python scripts for stability and stress test.

• Report bugs and Track on JIRA

• Manage various artifacts like Test Plan, Test Cases, Result Analysis and Reports

• Run Compatibility Test Suite (provide by Google), CTS-Verifier and GTS test Suites.

• Submit reports which included data (dell cast. WIDI, BT, WIFI, LTE, video, graphics, imaging, and telephony features) tests in various conditions, glitches and bugs from daily builds

• Performed end-to-End functional testing on handset and Tango tablet on Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, WIDI, Video, graphics, imaging, and telephony features.

• Application testing on Project Tango devices.

Diligent Mobile Inc. Fremont, CA Oct’14 – Mar’15

Role: Project Coordinator/ QA Analyst

Environments: IOS, Android ADB logcat, eclipse .Net, JavaScript, HTML, JIRA, HP QC Devices tested: Android, iPhone and windows mobile devices, tablet and laptop As a QA Analyst, my role was to write test cases that would account for all possible scenarios where the functionalities would interact with the application.Tested mobile (Android and IOS) and web applications (.NeT, HTML, CSS). Interact with client while requirement gathering and well interacted with development team for further clarifications to write in-depth test cases. Responsibilities:

• Analyze business processes, identify the test scope and develop technical understanding of the testing projects

• Manage development of test plan and strategy and share it with project stakeholders

• Lead the client discussions and conduct internal leadership project discussions

• Extensively used Quality Center, for test planning, bug tracking and reporting

• Coordinated with developers and discussed issues to take timely action

• Performed Regression Testing, Functional Testing, Usability testing on different platforms (IOS, Android & Web based applications)

• Validate entire application including screens, contents, menu items and functionalities to confirm the content and sequence of application

• Coordinated User Acceptance Testing (UAT) to make sure that components of system are working efficiently for engaging users

• Experience in log analysis using Android SDK, Charles proxy, Eclipse

• Report bugs and Track on JIRA.

Aivea Software, Bangalore India Aug’06 – Sept’09

Role: Software Test Engineer

Product: Aivea® Commerce Server

Environment: Quick Test Pro, Quality Center, Rational Clear Quest, ASP.NET, C#, Oracle, VB script, SQL, XML, HTML, Windows NT/XP, MS Office Tools. Aivea Commerce Server (ACS) is a high performance E-Commerce Solution which provides most comprehensive and extensible E-Commerce and E-Business capabilities. The application leverages the latest technology offerings from Microsoft like ASP.NET 3.5, C#, HTML, CSS, XML, SQL Server 2008. URL: Provided post implementation support to Aivea Commerce Server clients and coordinate with them to fix bugs in the application.


• Key responsibilities included .Net Ecommerce product accessibility testing of application.

• Acted as a liaison, writing documentation and increased project coordination.

• Test entire application including validation of screens, contents, menu items and functionalities to confirm the content and sequence of application.

• Validation of screens by using screen reader such as JAWS and confirm the content and tab sequence of application.

• Validate the Alternate text presence for images, text presence for buttons, labels and links, structural issues

• Follow up with engineering lead on schedule to fix accessibility issues and work with them closely to reproduce the issues

• Plan Defect Retesting schedule, perform testing and share findings with development / engineering team

• Extensively used Quality Center, for test planning, bug tracking and reporting

• Coordinated with developers and discussed issues to take timely action

• Managed fixing of Accessibility defects by closely working with engineers and retested the screens to confirm compliance

• Performed UAT testing on ACS website

• Tested various features of the ACS product - Promotions, gift bundles, payment gateway, billing etc.

Project 2: VOIP Telephony Interface (Embedded)

Environment: Asterisk Script, ASP.Net, HTML, JavaScript, CSS The project included the setting up of an Asterisk PBX system and SIP Servers along with other call processing services for intercompany communications.

• Designed user interface using HTML CSS and JavaScript to automate company’s VOIP operations.

• Involved in the testing of VOIP call processing features such as CallerId, music on hold, call forwarding and voicemail.

• Involved in writing Asterisk scripting for performing call features.

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