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Quality Engineer

Bethesda, MD
January 29, 2019

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Bethelhem Lemma Cell: 424-***-****

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QA Analyst


Over five years of Quality Assurance experience in both Automation and Manual testing

Experience in working with Selenium Web Driver using TestNG java framework.

Experience in the development and reviews of Test Strategy, Test Cases, Automation Scripts, Test Data and Test Plan

Well acquainted with Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)) and Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC)

Strong in analyzing Business requirements and specifications and development of Test Plans, Test Scripts, Test Cases and executing them

Experience in writing test scripts using Selenium Web Driver

Highly experienced in writing, customizing and manipulating manual and automation script

Developed Automation frameworks

Hands on experience in Page Object Model design pattern model

Expert in working in different Testing Methodologies Agile – Scrum Model & Waterfall Model

Experienced in Functionality testing, Smoke Testing, System testing, Integration Testing, Regression Testing, and User acceptance testing

Ability to deliver and manage deadlines in Agile environment

Experienced in Logging, Tracking, and Analyzing Defects

Proficiency in Test Analysis, Bug Detection and Report generation skills

Experience in writing SQL queries

Worked closely with developers, support group to ensure test environment, application and data readiness

Demonstrated ability to work independently and flexibility to adapt in an ever changing business environment

Technical Skills

Testing Frameworks


Build Management tools


CI tool


Test Automation Tools

Selenium Web Driver


Eclipse, Intellij

Programming Languages

Core Java, HTML, XML

Defect Management tool

Rally, HP Quality Center



Professional Experience

Optum, Long Beach, CA November 2016- Present

Quality Engineer


Prepared Test Plan, Test Scenarios and Test Cases based on the application requirements for both automation and manual testing

Developed and maintained automated regression and functional test scripts in Selenium Web Driver using java

Create Object Repository for web elements using Page Object Model design pattern

Performed Functional, regression, smoke & GUI testing

Performed functional testing using TestNG for the Reporting module.

Work collaboratively on a scrum team with short 2-3 week development sprints

Worked with SQL queries for backend testing and database validation

Setup test environment, test data, and execute test cases

Performed automation test creation and execution including ability to debug in the case of script failures

Analyze defects and perform root cause analysis

Used Jenkins as a Continuous Integration Tool to generate reports and to trigger periodically

Identified, reported and maintained defects as they are found using Rally

Perform demonstrations to both internal and external stakeholders

Attended defect triage calls, client meetings as required for the Sprint demo sessions, and retrospective

Environment: Selenium Web Driver, Maven, Java, Rally, GitHub, TestNg, MySQL, Jboss Application

Meredith Corporation, Culver City, CA

Quality Assurance Analyst August 2015- September 2016


Interacted with system analyst to understand the functionality of application under test and identify test objectives

Reviewed the Business Requirement Document to understand the process and write Test Plan and Test Cases

Developed test scripts with Selenium WebDriver, and performed manual testing as needed.

Conducted Regression, Functional and User Acceptance Testing

Involved in Regression Testing using Selenium WebDriver by writing scripts in java to Automate, and used TestNg Framework

Reviewed manual testing methods, and developed and executed automated scripts

Involved in converting manual test cases into automated scripts using Selenium

●Extensively used SQL queries in SQL Server to perform Backend Testing and Verifying the UI data and Transactions

Provide daily test status and defect summary by using a formal bug tracking system and interface with the development team to help resolve bugs/issues.

Actively participate in scrum, stand-ups, review, planning, retrospectives, and technical design meetings

Tracked the defects using Quality Center and generated defect summary reports

Maintained Test Logs, Test Summary reports and participated in defect review / Status Meetings

IceAddis, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia August 2014- March 2015

Quality Analyst


Attended daily scrum meetings, walkthrough and requirement review meetings for the system development

Conducted functional and regression automation tests of the UI screen using Selenium WebDriver with Java

Maintained and modified Data Driven Automation Test Frameworks

Used Firebug Tool to identify the web element’s, Name, XPath, CSS, ID and so forth

Handled Mouse Movements, Implicit and Explicit wait times, exception handling, and Web Tables

Handled Screen Capture, Parameterization, Alerts, Frames, and pop ups in Webdriver

Worked with SQL queries for backend testing and database validation

Identified, reported and maintained defects as they are found and performed bug verification testing

Environment: Selenium Web Driver, HP Quality center, MySQL, TestNG, HTML & CSS, Git

EPION Computer Solutions PLC, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia August 2013 - June 2014

QA Tester


Participated in Requirement Analysis, Business Analysis and Gap Analysis

Developed Test Plans, Test Cases, Test Scripts, Test Scenarios, Test Data and Traceability Matrix

Worked with business analysts and project management group to review functional specifications

Test case management was done using Quality Center

Created Traceability between Requirements and Test Cases

Tracked the defects using Quality Center and generated defect summary reports

Worked with SQL and functions to test the database integrity

Maintained Test Logs, Test Summary reports and participated in defect review / Status Meetings


Associate in Science (CIS - Programming), El Camino College, Torrance, California, 2018

Bachelor of Arts (Economics), Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 2006

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