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Test Engineer

Fairfax, VA
September 09, 2018

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Nasima Y Rahman

**** ***** ***** ***, *******, VA 22032

703-***-**** (cell)

US citizen and over 7 years of experience in IT field specializing on various open source tools such as Selenium WebDriver, Cucumber, TestNG, Java, Maven, JUnit, Web Applications, SoapUI, JIRA, and SQL, and QTP/UFT including testing Client/Server and Web-based applications in Windows and UNIX Environment. Seeks a technically challenging position as a Software Tester/QA Analyst based on strong analytical background, extensive experience in Business requirements analysis, Automation/Manual Testing, QA Methodologies. Well organized and has the ability to meet deadlines, stay focused on tasks, goals and objectives.


Professional Summary:

Knowledge of various phases of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC).

Experienced in developing and executing automation scripts using selenium configuration management testing tool.

Experienced in developing manual test scripts and writing codes with Java Programming (Selenium)

Worked closely with software test engineer who was expert in automation framework.

Knowledge of Eclipse, Git and Git server, Maven, TestNG, and Java programming.

Experienced in executing automation test scripts as TestNG, as maven test from Eclipse project, as maven test from command prompt.

Experienced in executing automation test script as individually and in batch mode.

Experienced in developing test result and analyze the test results using Allure Test Results and Console test results.

Experienced in developing BDD (Behavior Driven Development) driven test frame work using Cucumber Features, Scenarios and Step Definitions.

Created Feature files for Cucumber Automation, using Gherkin languages.

Created Feature files for maven projects using pom.xml files.

Experienced in 508 compliance wave tools.

Experienced in Waterfall, Agile and V-Model Methodology.

Experienced in visual studio team system (VSTS) for all kinds of testing activities.

Expert in preparation and execution of Test plan, Test Report, Test Scenarios, and Test cases.

Expertise in using HP Automated Testing tools Quick Test Professional, and Quality Center.

Maintenance of Test matrix and Traceability matrix.

Experienced in Smoke Testing, Functionality Testing, User Interface (UI) Testing, GUI Testing and Regression Testing, Positive Testing, Negative Testing, Integration Testing, Black box Testing.

Experienced Reported Bugs using the Test Director/Quality Center.

Performed working on defect logging and tracking through JIRA.

Expert at performing Database Testing of back-end tables and data manipulation using SQL.

Expert at performing Database Testing of back-end tables and data manipulation using TOAD.

Strong leadership, organizational, analytical and problem-solving skills.

Performed Back-End Testing Using SQL queries for manipulate date of Database server.

Used SQL statements to query the Oracle Database for Data Validation and Data Integrity.

Executed Test cases, found errors, reported defects, determined repair priorities, performed Retesting and closed by using in VSTS.

Conducted the defect review meetings to track status of the defect resolution and discussed the issues with the developers.

Performed functional and Regression Testing using Selenium Configuration Management Tool and HP UFT 12.0 Automation Tool.

Used HP Quality Center for reporting and tracking defect and generating reports.

Great communication skills, with the ability to present and explain complex analysis to team members as well as to general audience.

Self-motivated, quick learner, detail oriented, time bound, responsible, team player and ability to coordinate in a team environment.

Technical Skills:

Testing Tools:

Selenium, Cucumber, HP ALM 11.52, Quality Center, HP Quick Test Professional (QTP), InVision, SoapUI, TFS, VSTS, and 508 Compliance Wave Tool.

Operating Systems:

Windows/Server, UNIX, MS DOS.


Waterfall, Agile, V-Model.


MS Office, MS Outlook.


Oracle, SQL Server 2008, TOAD


VBScript, Java, SQL, HTML, XML.


Grant Management System (GMS) Overview: Web based application for award and grant management.

Grant Adjustment Notice (GAN): Grant review process.

Grant Monitoring in Grant Management System:

Desk Review: Facilitates monitoring of grants.

Redbook: To approve/deny grants.

Closeouts: Award package for grants.

Progress Report: Tool to submit updates/progress by grantees.

Professional Experience:

Phacil Inc., 8484 Westpark Dr., Tysons, VA 22102.

DOJ/OJP/ITMS, 810 7th Street NW, Washington, DC 20001.

QA/Release Engineer - 05/2016-07/2018

Project Description: The Office of Justice Program (OJP) is one of the departments of justice program to provide leadership, resources and solutions for creating safe, just, and engaged communities. It strives to make the nation’s criminal and juvenile justice systems more responsive to the needs of state, local, and tribal governments and their citizens, as well as national, community and faith-based organizations. OJP has six program offices that help its grantees promote officer safety, prevent and address violent crime and combat substance abuse. OJP has six program offices that provide substantial funding for public safety officer benefits, international terrorism victim expense, and all kinds of resources, funding for victim, claimant, and legal representative.


Worked on GMS, GMS DCR, BVP,, Info Tracker, Forecaster, BJA RAC, NIJ Redesign, OJJDP Redesign, Heat, ITVERP, Monthly Maintenance Validation and PSOB automation.

Reviewed Business Requirements, Functional and Technical specifications with Business Analyst and QA Test Lead.

Analyzed User Story & Acceptance criteria to ensure user story is concise, clear and testable.

Wrote sprint test plan, test case, prepared test data using VSTS as a repository.

Worked on application releases, performed testing in FQT (functional Quality Testing), UAT (User Acceptance Testing), and Production environments.

Validated all the test objectives in the assigned environment and in the deployment production.

Worked in the Agile development environment and participated in Sprint, Sprint Planning, Sprint Review (Demo) meeting and daily stand-up and retrospective meetings and update day to day status to agile team.

Was involved in preparing Test Plan and defined the testing approach, resources and time lines.

Worked with other team members, developers, business owners, product owners, and clients closely to run the projects smoothly.

Wrote Test Cases in Excel based on Technical and Functional Specifications and uploaded test cases into SharePoint site and VSTS.

Maintained Requirement Traceability Matrix (RTM) to ensure test plans covered all the requirements.

Responsible for creating and executing test cases for Functional, System, Integration, Regression, Retest and End-to-End, User acceptance testing of the Application.

Developed manual test scripts and coded using Java Programming Language in Eclipse.

Performed Regression testing after modifying the changes for each Build using Selenium.

Experienced in pulling codes from central server (Git Server) to local server, and pushing codes from local server to central server.

Experienced in manipulating codes and executing codes using Selenium.

Experienced in developing Test Cases, Test Plan and Automation test scripts using Selenium, Cucumber BDD.

Proven ability in developing BDD scripts with Cucumber and writing step definitions, features in Gherkin format.

Created Feature files for Cucumber Automation.

Performed Back-End Testing Using SQL queries for manipulating data of Database server.

Performed Back-End Testing Using TOAD, and commanded queries for data validation.

Conducted defect review meetings to track status of the defect resolution and discussed the issues with the developers and Retested, and resolved the status of the defects.

Performed functional and Regression Testing using Selenium Configuration Management Tools.

Used Allure Result for reporting and tracking defect and generating reports.

Performed 508 compliance using Wave tools.

Environment: Windows XP, Windows 10, Selenium, Cucumber, Gherkin, Maven, Jenkins, Test NG, GIT, Oracle SQL Developer, TOAD, XML, HTML, Java, SQL, 508 compliance tools.

Tech Invents LLC, 15050 Anchor Mill Pl, Gainesville, VA 37076.

Micron Technologies Inc., 9600 Godwin Drive, Manassas, VA 20110.

Functional Test Engineer - 03/2013-05/2016

Project Description: Micron Technology is one of the world biggest organization which is devoted towards manufacturing of semiconductor (electronic wafers) and delivering high quality memories at right time. They manufacture process is 98 percent of the manufacturing done with the automation, which involves around more than 700 tools. Still 300 tools to be added to improve more productive side line of wafers. We are always available to provide assist our manufacturing with the new tools to be introduced and existing tool with their upgraded versions as per the requirement of clients.


Understanding the concept with SDLC and implement with the combination of Hybrid methodology and Agile based Methodology.

Provided inputs for strategic direction and planning for the Test Engineering group.

Worked on day to day issues and coordinated with development team as necessary.

Participated in the review and analysis of business requirements, functional specification and design documents to ensure testability, reporting of gaps/discrepancies.

Was responsible for performing Integration testing and ensured all services developed were well integrated according to the specifications.

Wrote SQL queries to test Data, Integrity, and Referential Integrity and performed Database Testing.

Collaborated in the definition and implementation of QA testing methodologies in all application areas.

Worked with Developers, Users and Business Analysts to define and design test scenarios and test data.

Wrote codes with Descriptive Programming in Expert view (QTP).

Set up test automation and execution by framework. (Data Driven)

Environment: Windows XP, Vista, 7, Quick Test Professional (Version-11.0), Oracle, XML, HTML, JIRA, QC, SQL, HP ALM (Application Lifecycle Management)

Tech Invents LLC, 15050 Anchor Mill Pl, Gainesville, VA 37076.

Westminster Health Care, 12191 Clipper Drive, Lake Ridge, VA 22192.

Software Test Analyst - 03/2012-02/2013

Project Description: Westminster at Lake Ridge was opened by Westminster Presbyterian Retirement Community, Inc. in 1993 as a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC). As part of the Ingleside family of not-for-profit CCRCs, we’ve shared a common mission for more than 100 years: providing the highest quality Health and Nursing services to aging adults of all faiths, throughout their retirement living.


Analyzed Business Requirement Specification (BRS), Software Requirement Specification (SRS) and User Requirement Document (URD).

Designed/ developed Test Plan and verified content with the team members.

Performed Manual Testing of web-based enterprise applications and used Quality Center for test management.

Performed Functional and Regression testing using HP Quick Test Professional (QTP).

Involved in Meetings/Walkthrough with various teams as required for better understanding the business requirement, software specification, and development process flow at various stages.

Utilized HP Quality Center to track, report, and manage defect throughout the test cycle and attended

Defect Status Meeting on daily basis during testing cycle.

Assisted in estimating testing efforts and providing status updates.

Created User-defined functions, functions libraries and maintained the initialization scripts to set-up the work environment using QTP.

Attended weekly Project Status Meeting with Development team and QA Manager, and worked closely with QA Manager to define Test Scope, Risk, Dependency, and Constraints.

Environment: Windows 7/Server, HP Quality Center, QTP and UFT SharePoint, and SOAPUI, Oracle 11g Database platform


Master of Arts in History, Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh.

Bachelor of Information Technology, National University, Bangladesh.

Java programming, Northern Virginia Community College.

Software design, Northern Virginia Community College.

Completion of Technical Courses:

1.Software Development methodology

2.Agile methodology

3.Selenium Configuration Management Tool

4.HP Application Lifecycle Management

5.HP Unified Functional Testing Tool(UFT) and QTP

6.JIRA bug tracking

7.Java programming

8.Software Design

References: Will be provided upon request.

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