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Seattle, Washington, United States
April 26, 2019

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Name: Sahana Uday

Contact No: +1-206-***-****


VISA STATUS: Authorized to work in USA for any employer (EAD)


ISTQB certified Quality Assurance Engineer with over 6.5years of experience in Software Testing, Test Automation Development of Client/Server and web-based applications and Mobile application.

Extensive knowledge in performing Mobile testing using Android Studio and Xcode on both and Android platforms and iOS platforms.

Involved in design and implementation of Selenium WebDriver (page object Model) and Appium Automation Framework for Smoke test and Regression test using TestNG Framework.

Experienced writing automated test cases using Java, element locators, web driver methods in selenium.

Experienced working with source control like Git and Source Tree

Excellent knowledge and good working experience in UI/API level automation (Java) in Android/iOS platform.

Excellent ability with HTTP Proxy applications: Fiddler for web session manipulations, web debugging, for performance test and for the HTTP/HTTPS traffic recording

Running A/B tests with Opptimizely to improve app UX and advances business objectives with metrics provided by A/B test results.

Run Compatibility Testing (cross Windows/ Mac and Android/ iOS platforms, cross browsers, cross mobile devices - phones, tablets, iPads etc.).

Experienced testing web services REST full Web Services using SOAP UI Pro and Postman.

Performs debugging of FVT failures, in order to assess test stability and confirm the results of reported failures.

Experienced in writing and executing SQL queries against databases like PostgreSQL, Oracle and MySQL to perform backend testing.

Experience in performing the Functional testing, Integration testing, Regression testing, System Testing, and User Acceptance Testing (UAT) on web based applications both manually and Automation.

Experience working within fast-paced Agile/Scrum environment with constantly changing software specifications.

ISTQB Certified Software Tester, Foundation Level. License Number: 16-CTFL-009628-USA

Automated Software Testing certificate program in from University Of Washington.

Technical Skills

Automation Tools

Selenium WebDriver, TestNG, SOAP UI, REST API, Jenkins, Eclipse IDE, intelliJ, Maven, Chef, POM, Appium

Programming Languages and Database

Java, JSON, XML, PostgreSQL, Oracle, MySQL, DB Weaver

Defect Management Tools

JIRA, Quality Center, Bugzilla

Project Methodologies

Agile and Waterfall

Project Domain

Web Applications, Mobile Applications, Retail, Travel Industry.

Professional Experience

Software Test Engineer II- for iOS and Mobile Platforms

Best Buy – August 2018- Present – Greater Seattle Area


Best buy AR for TV not only does calculate the recommended TV size based on distance and resolution, but thanks to the new Augmented Reality engine lets you fit and see the TV in your room in 3D space and in real size. The in-app feature, built using Apple's ARKit, lets users visualize items inside their homes before making a purchase.

Save time, money and nuisance by finding a TV that perfectly suits your needs.


Performing testing for an app with millions daily users

Developed test design,lead team and execution for Native Mobile app – Best buy for Augmented reality

Extensive experience working with Xcode and Android Studio for Crashes, debugging and Memory management monitoring.

Responsible for managing testing activities and test teams, at a program level, for new and existing internal or external applications.

Oversees validating that business specifications have been implemented as requested, and that existing functionality continues to perform.

Responsible for overall coordination and implementing of test activities and test strategies, and identifying quality risks in regards to new and existing applications.

Participates in planning meetings and workgroups and is able to interact with testers, developers, business users, PMO and Project Sponsors in order to promote project success.

Running A/B tests with Opptimizely to improve app UX and advances business objectives with metrics provided by A/B test results.

Excellent ability with HTTP Proxy applications: Fiddler for web session manipulations, web debugging,for performance test and for the HTTP/HTTPS traffic recording

Experienced using HockeyApp for the iOS builds management.

Experienced using New relic analytics tool for the performance and crash reports analysis and root cause analysis

Understand the business functionality and define over all test strategy.

Capability to understand the big picture – system / app / product and weave in a comprehensive test plan

Proactively manage test readiness, environments, test data quality, resource alignment to meet business objectives.

Software Engineer In test II/ Native Mobile Application

Walt Disney Company – Park and Resorts- April 2017- October 2017- Greater Seattle Area


Performing manual and automated testing for an app with millions daily users

Leading QAeffort for many features including guest checkout experience, multi factor authentication,ticket sales, 3rd parties integrations, for Parks and resorts

Constantly utilizing JIRA, GIT, Source Tree, Xcode, Android Studio, Charles Proxy, Postman

Running A/B tests with Apptimize to improve app UX and advances business objectives

Data validation using Google Analytics via mParticle

Analyzing and communicating automation test results for ios platform

Working cross-functionally with remote Engineering/Design teams

Participating in sprint kickoff, grooming, planning, demo, retro and daily scrum meeting with team members

Working experience of HTTP Proxy applications: Charles/Fiddler

Involved as a key resource for the analytics and root cause analysis for the Crashes and all P1 defects.

Working knowledge on the New relic tool for the root cause analysis of the crashes and defects and to analyze user experience.

Performed Functional Testing, Regression Testing, Sanity testing, API testing.

Manage the status of issues and changes in JIRA and provide updates to the team on a daily basis

Platforms: Operating Systems: MAC OS, Windows

Tools: Eclipse, JENKINS, POSTMAN, New relic,

Software Engineer in Test

Apple leisure Group - Greater Seattle Area- October 2016 to March 2017.

Apple Leisure group is the nation’s one of the top seller of all-inclusive vacation packages and #1 in leisure travel to Mexico, the Dominican Republic and Jamaica worldwide.


Developed test design and execution for REST full web services using POSTMAN tool.

Automated front end UI using Selenium Web driver Page object model.

Identified the Web elements using customized Xpath and CSS locators

Experience in automation framework creation using Data-Driven and Page Object Model (POM)

Ability to work with JSON/XML.

Performed backend testing to validate database contents by writing and executing SQL Queries.

Used Jenkins as continuous integration tool to schedule and run the automated test scripts.

Ability in designing and creating automation frameworks for J2EE based applications using Java, Selenium web driver,Firebug and TestNG.

Performed Functional Testing, Regression Testing, Sanity testing.

Manage the status of issues and changes in JIRA and provide updates to the team on a daily basis

Platforms: Operating Systems: MAC OS, Windows

Database: ProsgressSQL, DB Weaver


Mobile Test Engineer

Digital Solutions Remote– Jan 2015-March 2016 .

Event Hunt is a mobile app that helps users to find the events and activities around the City. The app is created for multiple platforms including iOS and Android. The application consists of various components with an overall goal of targeting customers with providing the local events and activities with the shopping deals.


Experience working with Android Studio/Xcode .

Automated using Appium and comfortable with all concepts related like desired capabalities, config Applium, Selenium Jars.

Knowledgeable with HTTP Proxy applications: Fiddler

Experience using ADB / Logcat.

Experience working on different Android Emulators and iOS Simulators.

Tested Web Services for the app using SOAPUI Tool and performed the various Performance Assertions.

App was tested using Cloud based testing services development team shared the APK/IPA files.

Performed Functional testing, Bug regression.

Coordinated with offshore QA and development teams(Bangalore) through skype calls.

Actively participated in the meetings with business in understanding the requirement.

Created test cases for user stories using Zephyr for JIRA

Detected defects, communicated to developers preparing detailed Bug report.

Reported and participated in bug triages.

Software Test Engineer

Sony Corporation-- January 2012- Dec2013 Bangalore – India.

SOLA HORIZON is a planning and forecasting web application developed for Latin America region for planning SONY products. The planning can be done at Dealer Level & Sales Company level. This is a supply chain management domain project. This was also used by the Demand and supply chain managers (DSCM) for monitoring there Invoice and Purchase Order Shipment data for their Sales Company.


Responsible for gathering Business Requirements and Functional Requirements and Interact extensively with the Product Owner to understand the Requirements thoroughly.

Prepared Test Scenarios, Test Cases and Test Matrix to monitor the progress and achieved the end result 100% using JIRA.

Automated the front end UI using Selenium Web Driver using java and Testng.

Performed Interface and jobs testing between SAP Transactional System and Orcale database for the invoice and order shipment data.

Developed SQL scripts to perform back-end testing using SQL Joins.

Extensive work on positive & negative testing, Integration Testing, System Testing, Business Functionality Testing, Backend Testing and system compatibility testing and supported User Acceptance Testing.

Performed regression testing up on new build.

As a primary resource in supporting User Acceptance Test (UAT) worked as mediator between the business user and testing team, development team and rolled out UAT successfully.

Web Application Test Engineer

Ifocus Systec India- Aug 2011- Jan 2012 Bangalore – India.

Project involved testing ability to search different products, add them to the cart, customize and checkout with/without registration using different ways of payment. Myntra is a leading fashion specialty online retailer offering customized clothing, gifts and accessories for all age groups.


• Responsible for gathering Business Requirements and Functional Requirements.

• Performed Functional, Negative, Positive, Integration, Regression, End to End and User Acceptance Testing.

• Developed SQL scripts to perform back-end testing.

• Extensively involved in writing and designing templates for the Test Plans and Test cases

• Identified the Test Cases and documented them in Bugzilla.

• Involved in creating the Traceability matrix based on Functional requirement in each module.

• Regression tests were scheduled and performed on every Release and build.

• Performed system testing and user acceptance testing.

• Worked with batch jobs, monitoring and scheduling jobs using Control-M

• Prepared and Presented daily, weekly and monthly QA Defect and Status Reports to the different Stake holders of the project.

Software Test Engineer

Ifocus Systec– May 2011- August 2011 Bangalore – India.

Mentor Square provides time-tested business advice to entrepreneurs. It is a global community of mentors, successful entrepreneurs & experienced professionals. Entrepreneurs come to Mentor Square for all resources that they need to start nurture & grow their business – Talent, Capital, Customers, Suppliers, Partners and most importantly BUSINESS ADVICE. It included both online & personalized mentoring programs.

Technology: Web application was developed in Java and MySQL as the backend database.


• Developed test cases after analyzing the requirement / specification documents.

• Executed the test scripts and analyzed the results.

• Developed conditional test data for testing the applications.

• Tracked and Reported defects using HP ALM.

• Developed SQL scripts to perform back-end testing.

• Executed System Testing and Regression testing test cases.

• Participated in weekly meetings, project meetings and process improvement meetings.

Web Application Test Engineer

Qspiders Systems – July 2010-May 2011 Bangalore – India.

Worked as a Software Test Engineer on ISMS (Internal Student Management System) project using the HP ALM. This is a web based application that is used by Qspiders to maintain a database of student records and academic courses that will be used by students and faculty in the organization.


Building Requirements Traceability Matrix.

Writing, executing, and updating test cases.

Updating test cases Automation Test Scripts using Selenium.

Logging bugs in HP with detailed description and repro steps.

Regression testing of fresh builds.

Working closely with developers.

Identify the area path and organized them.

Education Qualification

Certificate in Software Test Automation, University of Washington 2014-2015 .

Bachelor of Engineering from University OF Visveshvaraya 2006-2010.

ISTQB Certified Software Tester, Foundation Level. License Number: 16-CTFL-009628-USA (2016).


•ISTQB Certified Software Tester, Foundation Level. License Number: 16-CTFL-009628-USA (2016)

•Received Certificate of Excellence Award from the Sony India Software for the outstanding contribution in the SAP SCM Business Warehouse Module Testing.

•Got Best contributor award for Project 2.0 Sony Sola Horizon.

•Got the star award for the Project 1.0B from Sony Latin America Release.

•Got Spot Award in the Year 2013 as a Consistent Performer.

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