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QA Automation Engineer

Columbus, Ohio, United States
May 07, 2019

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QA Automation Engineer


Ph #: 609-***-****

Professional Summary:

● Over 5 years of experience in IT, extended expertise in QA in Manual and Automated Software testing using, SOA architecture SOAP UI, Quality Center, Web, and Client-Server Systems.

● Experience in all phases of Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC), Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), Bug life Cycle and Methods like Waterfall and Agile.

● Expert in developing Java Selenium WebDriver/IDE test scripts and Test Frameworks using TestNG MAVEN build tools.

● Extensive experience in using Selenium WebDriver APIs for writing TestNG test suites and test cases for testing functionality with the Selenium Server.

● Sound knowledge on TestNG framework for Unit and Functional testing, Maven for Project building, Jenkins for Continuous Integration.

● Experienced in using Jenkins as a Continuous Integration server to configure with GitHub and Maven.

● Proficient in creating automation script from scratch. Sound knowledge of developing different type of framework like Module driven, Data driven and Hybrid framework.

● Strong experience in cross browser, cross platform web testing with Selenium RC and WebDriver.

● Proficient in creating business based functional Test Scenarios, Test plans, Test cases, Test Scripts, Test Specifications and Traceability Matrix including both Manual and Automation testing of the applications.

● Specialized in GUI and Functionality Testing, White Box testing, Black box Testing, System testing, including Integration, Performance, Stress, Load and Regression Testing of Web and Client/Server based applications.

● Experience on working XML, XSD and XSL, XPATH and designing Web Services using WSDL, SOAP and latest features like Policies and Services.

● Expertise in documenting defects with high level of detail, accuracy, and informative recreation steps using Quality Center/ALM, JIRA, BugZilla.

● Experience in black box, automation testing on web and client applications.

● Experience in working in Agile Development Methodology and participated heavily in Scrum meetings and Sprint planning meetings.

● Excellent working knowledge of System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC) and Defect Life Cycles.

● Expertise in handling on-site/offshore deployment activities. Worked on all key aspects of project management and planning, project proposal etc.

Technical Skills:

Testing Tools Selenium WebDriver/RC/IDE/GRID, TestNG, HP Quality Center/ALM, Cucumber, SOAP UI

SDLC Methodologies Waterfall & Agile

Technology: SQL Server, Web services, Java

Scripting Java Script.

Build Tools Ant, Maven

Frameworks Junit, TestNG, Data- Driven Development

Bug Tracking Tools JIRA, HP Quality Center/ALM,

Continuous Integration Tools Jenkins, GitHub

Platforms Windows 7/Vista/XP, UNIX, LINUX

Professional Experience:

Client: Huntington Bank, Columbus, OH May 2018 – Till Date

The application is a part of online banking that allows a customer to pay bills securely as well as enroll in monthly automatic recurring bill payment. The functionalities involved in e-bill payment are Add a Payee, Make a Payment, Set up Automatic Payments, Receive Bills Electronically, Request E-mail Notifications and Review Payments. The application also supports intra and inter-bank transfer of funds for a given customer.

Role: QA Automation Engineer


● Extensively involved in all stages of testing life cycle, Test Driven Development methodologies, Software Development Life cycle (SDLC) using Waterfall, Agile methodologies.

● Developed and implemented robust MVC pattern base testing with Selenium WebDriver which cut down the script development time in half.

● Designed and Developed Test Cases for automated testing using Selenium, TestNG and Eclipse IDE.

● Developed test code in Java language using Eclipse, IDE and TestNG framework.

● Configured Selenium WebDriver, TestNG, Maven tool and created selenium automation scripts in java using TestNG prior to agile release.

● Created test cases, scripts based on functional specification, prepared test data for simultaneous and combined Trade testing.

● Developed Test cases manually and generated Automation Scripts using open source tools like Selenium Web Driver, TestNG, SOAP UI, Maven and Jenkins.

● Created and enhanced numerous test scripts to handle changes in the objects, in the tested application’s GUI and in the testing environment using Selenium WebDriver.

● Worked on Selenium GUI Object / element verification is done through XPath, CSS Locators.

● Used TestNG Annotations in Selenium WebDriver and executed a batch of tests as TestNG suite.

● Used TestNG framework to run unit test and Maven to build the Project.

● Created XML based test suit and integrated with Jenkins Server to execute automation scripts on a regular basis by scheduling Jenkins jobs in different test environments with different test configurations.

● Involved in acceptance testing using Cucumber and Selenium WebDriver.

● Used Firebug to do web based application testing with selenium for the commands and locator application.

● Develop Java scripts to automate the test cases.

● Involved in Web Services Testing using SOAP UI to create and execute automated functional, regression, compliance, and load tests.

● Involved in executing SQL queries and PL/SQL procedures, functions and packages for backend testing.

● Used Quality Center/ALM for bug tracking and reporting, also followed up with development team to verify bug fixes, and update bug status.

● Used GIT for code repositories and Maven for the dependencies.

● Working closely with the Developers in the review and modification of the product and its specifications using Agile-testing methodology.

Environment: Java, Selenium WebDriver, TestNG, Maven, Jenkins, Cucumber, SOAP UI, Eclipse, TDD, Agile, HTML, XML, XPath, JavaScript, Quality Center/ALM, Firebug, GIT, Oracle, UNIX, Windows.

Client: Adorama, NYC, NY Jan 2017 – Apr 2018

This project was an Ecommerce web based application which allowed the customer to get a view of all the products in the store and buy them online. The application mainly deal with the online payment and billings. It provides a search feature which uses Regular Expression or pattern matching with a user interface called Search box through which consumers can access and view latest and top selling products/offers. It uses Secure Good payment Gateway solution for customer to make a payment.

Role: QA Automation Engineer


● Interacted with the Project Manager, Business Analysts and Developers to understand the application design and functional specifications.

● Acted as Subject Matter Expert for numerous cross-functional initiatives, including redesigning of Trade Order Management System and downstream processes.

● Involved in design and implementation of Selenium WebDriver automation framework for smoke and regression test suites (TestNG and Maven).

● Developed and implemented robust MVC Pattern base testing with Selenium WebDriver which cut down the script development time in half.

● Involved in preparing test strategies for client side verifications and validations.

● Involved in automating test cases using Selenium WebDriver with TestNG.

● Used automated scripts and performed functionality testing during the various phases of the application development using Selenium.

● Used TestNG Framework performed unit testing. Used Eclipse IDE executed and tested various functional modules in Java code using assertion.

● Responsible for implementation of Hybrid Test Automation Framework build using Selenium WebDriver, TestNG and Maven technologies under Java platform utilizing industry leading harness design patterns and approaches.

● Developed automated tests in partnership with developers for continuous regression testing and reducing manual testing using Selenium, TestNG and Maven.

● Used Java language and TestNG framework for scripting. Used Maven for building the WebDriver project. Integrated with Continuous Integration tools Jenkins for running test on nightly basis automatically.

● Performed API Level testing for web services, enhanced the Test harness and developed many Test suites using XML.

● Involved in testing the application utilizing the Scrum (Agile) methodology.

● Involved in functional testing, black box testing, negative testing, compatibility testing, and recovery testing.

● Involved in testing compatibility of application for dynamic and static content under various cross browsers using HTML IDs and XPath in Selenium.

● Developed test code in Java using Eclipse, IDE and TestNG framework.

● Performed build acceptance testing and smoke testing using Cucumber automation tool.

● Involved in writing unique XPath using firebug and fire path to identify web elements.

● Implemented open source web test tool Selenium WebDriver for cross browser and cross platform web testing.

● Used Quality Center/ALM for bug tracking and reporting, also followed up with development team to verify bug fixes, and update bug status.

● Used Selenium WebDriver to test search results of Meta search engine.

● Reviewed database test cases according to assigned Requirements to validate reports by retrieving data with complex SQL queries from oracle database.

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

● Participated in daily, weekly meetings and technical reviews. Prepared reports showing the testing efforts.

Environment: Selenium WebDriver, Java, TestNG, Jenkins, Maven, Cucumber, Eclipse, XPath, Firebug, Firepath, Agile, SQL, DHTML, Quality Center, HTML, Oracle11g, MSWord, MS Excel, GitHub, TDD, Windows.

Client: NJM Insurance Group, West Trenton, NJ Apr 2015 – Dec 2016

Role: QA Engineer


● Developed automated tests in partnership with developers for continuous regression testing and reducing manual testing using Selenium, TestNG, and Maven.

● Effectively implemented different QA methodologies/policies, strategies and plans in all stages of SDLC.

● Tested Trade Order Management System that provides a secure, fast and user friendly manual trade entry solution for Custody Only, Full service and Investor Manager Solution (IMS) clients all over the world.

● Designed and Developed Test Cases for automated testing using Selenium, TestNG and Eclipse IDE.

● Created automated Test Suite using Selenium and WebDriver.

● Developed Session beans and Web components (Servlets, JSP) using WSAD.

● Performed white box testing using TestNG for class, method, & web services testing.

● Used Selenium WebDriver API to automate tests on cross browser and cross platform environment.

● Automated code downloads and email notifications using UNIX Shell scripts.

● Involved in running Selenium automation scripts and updating the scripts according to enhanced requirements using selenium WebDriver.

● Responsible for understanding high level (cross-Browser) business processes related to their application area and its interfaces to other applications.

● Wrote test cases, implemented ran and added versions and iterations using Test Manager for positive, negative and END-TO-END Test cases.

● Wrote Maven build scripts to automate the compilation and execution of TestNG test cases/suites for Lens Measurement screen, Lens Type Screen, Aftercare screen and two eye replication screens.

● Developed Test Frameworks in Selenium for UI Regression Test Automation and when necessary, and potentially execute Unit Test Automation (Java / TestNG).

● Worked with designing and building automation frameworks in Cucumber BDD.

● Created automation scripts in Soap UI using Groovy Script for web services testing.

● Performed Regression testing of applications after defects are fixed and any new functionality is implemented in to the QA. Supported the Business team for executing UAT test cases.

● Performed defect reporting and bug tracking using JIRA and also followed up with development team to verify bug fixes, and update bug status.

● Attended Defect Review meetings with Developers, Tech Lead, Team Lead and Project Manager to discuss issues regarding the Open defects, resolved defects and all other defects associated to the Source system.

Environment: J2EE, Selenium WebDriver, TestNG, Soap UI, Cucumber, Web Services, Jira, Jenkins, JavaScript, HTML, Maven, SQL, PL SQL, GitHub, BDD, MS Office Suite, Windows.

Client: Clover Health, Jersey City, NJ Jan 2014 – Mar 2015

Role: QA Tester


● Created test plans & test cases for system and integration testing of the application and execute manual test cases and automate test scripts.

● Verified data integrity by back-end testing of the application by writing SQL queries.

● Reported and tracked the Bugs through HP Quality Center.

● Responsible for dealing with developers and business analysts to better understand requirements, functionality and business process for QA testing.

● Executed SQL Queries and made sure that values entered in front end is stored successfully in the appropriate data tables.

● Coordinated with the Project Team and Configuration Management Team for build release.

● Involved in Coordinating with offshore teams.

Environment: Manual Testing, HTML, Java, MSOffice, Quality Center, SQL Server, Windows.

Education: Bachelor in Computer Technology

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