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Massachusetts, United States
November 28, 2018

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Ramya Modugu

Senior QA Automation Engineer


Phone: 321-***-****

Senior QA Automation Engineer with 8 years of experience in all phases of Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC). Preparing Test strategy, Test plan, Test methodology, Test scenarios, Test summary reports, Test cases and Test documents for both Automation and Manual testing based on User requirements, System requirements and Use case documents in various domains such as Finance, Healthcare, Banking, Retail and Ecommerce.


ISTQB Certified

Brain Bench Java certified

Microsoft Technology Associate Developer and database certified.


Extensively involved in UI Automation by using Selenium Webdriver, Java, SOAP UI testing, Database SQL Testing, Web application testing, and designing Unit Testing framework.

Well versed with Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC), Logging and Tracking Defects in all the phases with major responsibilities.

Expertise in implementing Waterfall / Agile and SCRUM Methodology by analyzing requirement specifications and responsible for developing Test Objective, strategies, Scope, Test procedures and Test Metrics.

Expertise in GUI testing, Web Application testing, Standalone Application testing, Build acceptance testing (BAT), Business Process Testing (BPT),Functionality testing, Integration testing, Regression testing, Retesting, Exploratory testing, Black Box and White box testing.

Expertise in developing the framework for automation from the scratch for the newly proposed projects using BPT Framework and Hybrid Framework.

Expertise in automating API Third Party Tools using Web services through UFT and SoapUI.

Formulate &Develop effective Test Architecture per organizational needs.

Pro-actively analyze current processes and practices and suggest/ drive improvements and also defines processes as needed

Driving organization-wide Quality Process initiatives and their implementation to ensure quality of deliverables.

Experience in SDLC methodologies such as Waterfall and Agile/SCRUM.

Proficient in analyzing Business Requirements, Functional and Technical specifications, User Requirements, Performing GAP Analysis and Test estimation.

Pro-actively seeks to make continuous improvements to Test coverage, execution and


Expertise in developing scripts for Mobile Applications using UFT.

Expertise in testing hardware Devices using mock tools and Emulators through UFT Developed Scripts.

Analyzes competitive products and technologies and makes appropriate suggestions (may use demos, POC) to influence product / technology direction.

Created automation testing framework using VB Scripting with QTP, using JScript inTest Complete, using Java in Selenium.

Expertise Defect Management/Problem Solving including tracking bugs, reporting using Application Life Cycle Management (ALM), Quality Center (QC), Agile Manager, Serena Dimensions, Test Director, Bugzilla, Jenkins, Cucumber and JIRA.

Expert in functional automation testing using QTP, UFT, Selenium, Test Complete and Nonfunctional testing using LOADRUNNER and Jmeter.

Experience in Database testing using Complex SQL Queries with help of Tools likePl/SQl Developer, Toad, Microsoft Management Studio Sequel Server.

Extensively used various features of automation testing including checkpoints, object Repositories, Function Libraries, Output values, Data driven testing, regular expressions, synchronization techniques, Virtual Objects, Data table objects,transactions, Exception Handling, object Recognition, reporting mechanism and script debugging using VBScript for business process testing.

Proficient in designing, developing, implementing and documenting test cases for back-endtesting in Oracle, DB2 and SQL server

Expert in identifying the reusable code and creating reusable actions, functions and libraries to integrate with the framework.

Hands on experience in testing GUI applications, SOA gateway, Web Applications, WebServices, Client-Server, Data Warehouse and good knowledge of web technologies like Web Services, SOAP, XML, HTML and JavaScript.

Experience in writing NUNIT, JUNIT Test Frameworks in Eclipse IDE environment.

Experienced in working with global teams across the world with geographical and cultural barriers and at both on-shore and off-shore offices.

Excellent knowledge in cross browser testing and SQL database testing.

Hands-on experience in web performance test and load test on production systems.

Hands-on experience in web services testing using standards like XML, WSDL, SOAP andJava Message Service.

Participated in requirement review meetings, analyzing requirements, developing test plan and test cases, Requirement Traceability Matrix, Defect management, Reporting and tracking.

Experience using SOAPUI tool for Web Services for validating request and response XML/REST/JSON.

Automation Testing on .Net, Java, WPF Developed Applications.

Involved in developing and executing Test plan and Test Cases for Functional and Regression testing.

Developed test cases for Regression, and Data Driven tests using automated test tools.

Working experience with on site and off shore team based on the schedules.

Strong knowledge and experienced in creating functions libraries and generic functions using VB Script for automation and experienced in creating test reports in VB scripts using Quality Center,Data integrated QTP tests with QC.

Expertise in executing VU-Gen scripts in Load Runner for Performance, Load and Stress

Testing using Controller in Load Runner and generated reports using the Analysis tool in Load Runner.

Knowledge of performance bottlenecks, end-to- end performance, and web performance measures like server response time, throughput and network latency.

Hands-on experience in Black Box Testing, White box testing, Unit Testing, User acceptance testing, Functional, Integration, GUI, System, Usability, Regression, Performance, Security and Stress Testing.

Proficiency in data base Testing using Structured Query Language (SQL),

Experience in preparing Test data by retrieving data from Relational Databases Oracle, MS-SQL.

Working knowledge in UNIX commands.

Automated manual test cases using functional testing tools selenium and test complete.

Expertise in Raising Defects based on Requirements and Coding Standards.

Excellent analytical skills with good communication and self-organizing skills, assertive and a committed team player.


Test Approaches

Waterfall, Agile/Scrum, SDLC, STLC, Bug Life Cycle


Selenium WebDriver, TestNG, Selenium IDE, Selenium RC, Selenium Grid, Rational Robot, Test Complete, JUnit, Cucumber, SoapUI, Informatica, QC, QTP/UFT

Test Build& Integration Tools

Maven, ANT, Jenkins


Keyword Driven, Data Driven, Hybrid, Page Object Model (POM)

Programming Tools

JAVA, JavaScript, Angular JS, VB Script, Gherkin, SQL C, C++, Python

Markup Languages

HTML, XML, XPath, CssSelector


MySQL, Oracle, SQL Server, Mongo DB


Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari

Operating Systems

Windows 7/8, Ubuntu, UNIX, LINUX

Defect Tools

HP Quality Center, JIRA, ALM, TFS

MS Office Tools

Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Access


Eclipse, GIT, SVN, Firebug, Fire Path


Client : Financial Partners

Role : Senior QA Automation Engineer Oct 2017 to Present

Location: Agawam, Massachusetts


Financial Partners is premium technology provider, providing Collaborative, Innovative and Passionate Quality Solutions in the Farm Credit System. Worked in Farm Credit West Risk Matrix project and Supported Onboarding team to join Farm Credit Illinois and Fresno-Madera Associations into FPI Family.


Gathered requirements, organized team meetings requirements from Credit Associations such as creating new actions and transactions.

Created workflow diagrams, flowcharts, activity diagrams, and use-case diagrams using MS Visio. Understood user requirements, and test-objectives to develop test plans, test cases, and use-case scenarios.

Co-authored business requirements specification(BRS), use-case specifications, traceability mapping / matrix, and systems requirement specification (SRS) with the business group, and the IT team members. Conducted User Acceptance Testing (UAT), Unit Testing and System Testing. Assisted in developing test scenarios, test scripts and test data to support unit and system integration testing. Involved in testing of the system to check it satisfies functional specifications.

Prepared individual test plans for different modules of Narratives and Credit Underwriting Packages.

Performed GUI testing to verify web application quality with regards to Industry standards.

Tested functionality using Chrome, Edge browsers to ensure cross-browser compatibility.

Developed SQL-Queries/procedures for database and backend testing of PIA data of Sold Loans, Account Information and Collaterals.

Performed functional testing of web application elements based on specific test data in DNA(Dot Net Application)

Performed Security Profile, comprehensive regression testing of new builds providing feedback to QA manager / developers team.

Identified bugs by interacting with developers, system engineers, testing teams and provided feedback / statistics on weekly Scrum meetings

Reported bugs to TFS environment with further tracking and validations of files issued by developers.

Designed and created automation test scripts in Test Complete and run them.

Used Beyond Compare to do validation of different business specifications in the application.

Tested Performance of the application using Dynatrace.

Developed Project Status metrics for weekly evaluation of Project Status and impact of the Change request on the Time line.

Contributing to software process-reengineering efforts aimed at evolving current software development practices to adopt Lean/Agile and Scrum practices.

Assisted in the development, design and implementation of new relational or multi-dimensional databases, including the analysis of user needs.

Environment: Microsoft SQL server, Microsoft Team Foundation Server(TFS), Test Complete, Beyond Compare, Microsoft Test Manager, Visual Studio, Windows, Chrome, IE, Fastone Tracker, Dynatrace, My SQL

Client : OSF Healthcare System

Role : Senior QA Automation Engineer Jan 2016 to Sept 2017

Location: Peoria, Illinois


OSF Healthcare System mainly consists of different modules like system admin module, create employee module, patient module, bill plan, policy, bill claim, doctor scheduling. In this project I have worked on different modules for developing and automating end-end and regression test suites of the application diagnosing the patient demographic information and claims submission.


Participated in identifying the Test scenarios and designing the Test cases.

Demonstrated ability to solve complex automation challenges involving Ajax, dynamic objects, custom object types, unexpected event handling. Interacted with development and product management teams for the quick resolution of reported bugs and various technical issues.

Performed Cross Browser compatibility testing on Chrome, Firefox, IE browsers using Selenium Grid with Sause Labs Cloud Integration on various mobile devices.

Understanding requirement and developing end to end automation test scripts using selenium WebDriver with TestNG framework.

Developed and maintained automated regression test cases in Selenium WebDriver using Java

Used Maven build tool to implement the framework dependency jar files.

Executed test cases relating to mouse hover using Action class and found hidden elements id, name, cssSelector, xpath, className, linkText, using the firebug and firepath.

Saved remarkable time and cost of testing by automation using Selenium WebDriver, JAVA.

Performed BDD (Behavior Driven Development) using Cucumber Features, Scenarios and Step definitions in Gherkin format.

Implemented the selenium synchronization using wait and sleep methods.

Implemented test automation for handling pop-ups and alerts on webpage.

Used updated extent reports dependencies to generate more pictorial reports.

Maintained the Java and selenium test source code and resources in the GIT source control repository tool.

Analyzed test results, tracked the defects and generated reports using JIRA.

Performed UAT testing by developing BDD (behavioral driven development) using Cucumber.

Examined the performance of the application under different loads using Jmeter.

Used Apache POI to read data from Excel sheets and testing the test scenarios.

Used Jenkins tool for continuous integration server to configure with GitHub and Maven.

Involved in Developing and creating detailed test plans and test cases for the system covering design document, reviewing them with the developers and finalizing the test cases.

Performed functional testing of SOAP and RESTFUL API’s using SOAP UI Tool.

Tested API protocols that share information with in-house or with third parties for security.

Prepared user documentation with screenshots for UAT (User Acceptance testing).


Environment: : Java, Selenium WebDriver, TestNG, Apache POI, Extent Reports, ETL Informatica, Cucumber, Eclipse, Windows, Oracle, Maven, SQL server, JIRA, SOAP UI

Client : Trans Union

Role : Senior QA Engineer Apr 2014 to Dec 2015

Location: Chicago, Illinois


Trans Union is the third largest credit bureau in the United States offering various services to customers like Credit Rating, Fraud Detection and Prevention, Healthcare Revenue Cycle Management and Credit Solutions. In this project we have mainly worked on mocking of data from different databases and validating them for different transactions based on the credit rating of the consumer.


Analyzing business requirements and discussing requirements with business analyst.

Prepared test plan and test strategy documents.

Designing the Test scenarios according to the given requirements.

Created and mocked up test data in DB2 and designed test cases according to data mapping sheet.

Interacted with development team for clarifications.

Extensively worked on designing the test plans and developing the test cases for newly developed functionalities.

Executed the web-service test cases using SOAP UI tools.

Validated the customer account records and their order details with Databases using SQL Queries.

Worked with the functionality and Regression testing cycles of major product releases by developing test suite using selenium Webdriver.

Involved in distributed test automation as a part of integration testing using Jenkins.

Executed both positive and negative Test cases of functionality and Regression Tests.

Prepared the Test Suite with the TestNG framework based on Java and developed the test scripts using TestNG annotations.

Extensively worked with End-to-end testing for User Acceptance Testing (UAT).

Executed ETL jobs to load the data from source to target and validated informatica log files.

Designed complicated DB2 queries for comparing source and target tables.

Assigned tasks to team members .

Logged defects in HP ALM and tracked defects.

Shared daily status report and weekly status reports with client stake holders.

Environment: Selenium IDE, Webdriver, selenium grid, Eclipse IDE, Java, SQL server, MY-SQL, SVN, HP Quality Center, SOAP UI, TestNG, HTML, XML, Informatica, Windows, IE9, Chrome and Firefox, ETL.

Client : Molina HealthCare

Role : Senior QA Engineer Feb 2013 to Mar 2014

Location: Long Beach, California


Medicaid Molina Healthcare contracts with state governments and serves as health plan, providing a wide range of quality healthcare services to families and individuals who qualified for government-sponsored programs including Medicaid and State Children's Health Insurance program (SCHIP). As a QA I have involved in testing the application from UAT level by developing frameworks, designing and deploying virtual services.


Prepared automation test scripts to validate various functionalities using Selenium WebDriver using Java.

Experienced in designing customized Hybrid framework, Keyword Driven, Data Driven & POM in order to make maintenance process easier and achieve efficiency, re-usability and accuracy across applications.

Expertise in designing, developing, deploying and supporting of Service Virtualization using CA LISA DevTest.

Implemented open source tool Appium, Selenium Web Driver for cross browser and cross platform web/Mobile testing.

Experience with working in short sprints in an Agile Scrum software development model.

Maintained the Selenium & Java Automation Code and resources in source controls like Jenkins for improvements and new features.

Document software defects, and bug tracking using QC/ALM, and report defects to software developers.

Created web UI tests using Cucumber, Gherkin, Selenium WebDriver.

Work with Teams to create Acceptance Test Driven development (ATDD) test suite using Ruby and Cucumber.

Coordinated efforts between product development teams and offshore enterprise test team. Standardized QA standards and practices across teams where possible. Involve in BDD framework using cucumber .

Developed test plan, test cases, execution of test cases, reporting, tracking defect using HP Quality Center/ALM.

Usage of Ruby, cucumber in project to create and validate the test cases.

The entire Ruby scripting done using Cucumber framework Wrote and executed SQL queries to verify the data updates to various tables and ensure data integrity.

Utilized SVN repository in order to perform efficient remote team working. Checked in all tested PL/SQL code in SVN and maintaining versions of PL/SQL codes.

Experienced in integrating server side java code with UI components using JSON, XML and used AJAX & JSON communication against RESTful web services.

Developed automation framework and scripts for End to End (e2e) testing using Selenium WebDriver and JavaScript.

Involved in Installing Jenkins on a Linux machine and created a master and slave configuration to implement multiple parallel builds through a build farm.

Used JDBC to invoke Stored Procedures and database connectivity to Oracle.

Written several SQL queries and analyzed them to validate the business rules in Oracle database through SQL Developer as part of Backend testing.

Environment: Java, Angular JS, BPM, Hybrid Framework, ATTD, CA LISA, TestNG, POM, QC/ALM, Cucumber, Jenkins, SOAP and REST, JSON, XML, Oracle, RFT, SQL, SVN,PL/SQL, ruby, Quality Center.

Client : British Telecom

Role : QA Test Engineer Aug 2011 to Dec 2012

Location: London, United Kingdom


British Telecom is a Telecom based project. BT runs the telephone exchanges, trunk network and local loop connections for the vast majority of British fixed-line telephones. It has different lines of business like wholesale, retail, Global Services etc. I worked as a Functional and Automation Test engineer in RETAIL Team for many products like switch, PSTN variants like single line, multi-line, value line and for broad-band, cloud voice, BT sports, mobile etc.


Obtaining KT for the relevant Web Based Application.

Understanding the Technical Analysis Documents from Client team.

Created Test plan, Test Scenarios (High and low level )Test scripts, Regression Packs and Automation Packs.

Executed test scripts, Regression Packs and Automation Packs.

Logged and maintained defects.

Getting Sign Off and Sending the Test closure Report status to supervisor and onsite.

Handled 3 successful CR releases without having post production defects.

Worked on Sibel (one view 7.1) as Front End and UNIX box for executing scripts and ORACLE Database (9i) and SQL Developer as Back End.

Experience working with Cross Vendors, Sub vendors.

Experience handling onshore calls.

Working experience in Metrics environment - metrics that are generated in a project such as Daily Automated Test Report, daily status metric, weekly metric, defect due to off- shore and on-shore.

Environment: Quality Center, QTP/UFT, Load runner, MS Access, ETL Informatica, MS SQL Server, My SQL, Oracle, Windows-XP.

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