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Senior Software Quality Engineer

Singapore, North Region, Singapore
SGD 4000
June 29, 2019

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Sachitha Nanayakkara

Software Quality Assurance Professional

+65 943 934 29


NOTE: Available for walk-in interviews from 24th of June 2019 onward.

Nationality: Sri Lankan

Visa status in Singapore: Visiting visa

26th June, 2019


I would like to emphasize that I am ISTQB Certified Tester with having 6 years of experience in Software Quality Assurance industry in Sri Lanka involved in all phases of software testing life cycle including Requirement Analysis (both functional and non-functional), Test Planning, Test Designing, Test Execution, Defect Management, Root Cause and Results Analysis, Test Reporting and managing stake holders at many levels.

I possess working knowledge in

- 5yrs of Manual Testing (test planning, test designing, test execution, defect management and reporting),

- 2yrs of Performance Testing (using JMeter, Silk-performer, OATS, Load-runner tools),

- 8mnths of Test Automation (using Quick Test Professional, Selenium, Protractor, Cucumber tools),

- 6mnths of API Testing (using Postman, SoapUI tools) and

- hands on experience in Security and Mobile testing as well.

Also, I have knowledge with working on

- 2yrs of Quality Assurance techniques with Agile Methodologies

- 4yrs of practice in using Test Management, CI tools such as JIRA, HP Application Life cycle Management, Jenkins etc.

- software testing knowledge in industries such as eLearning(2yrs), Taxation, Payment and services(6mnths), Aviation(4mnths), Insurance(1.5yrs), Career & Job searching(1.5yrs), Logistics(3mnths) and, working knowledge in Windows & Linux OSs as well. In my current position, I am a motivated self-starter and an excellent team player with maintaining good interpersonal skills within the team and stakeholders.

I have completed the Bachelor of Software Engineering degree conducted by Open University of Sri Lanka while obtaining certifications such as ISTQB Certified Tester Foundation Level, Oracle Certified Professional Java SE6 Programmer and currently I am reading for Master of Information Technology at University of Colombo School of Computing and ISTQB Advanced Test Analyst exam.

Altogether, I believe my educational background and professional experience makes me a suitable candidate for the above position of your company. I have attached my resume herewith highlighting my academic and professional skills and look forward to work in a company in Singapore.

I would appreciate your consideration on my resume and looking ahead for a favourable reply from you.


Sachitha Nanayakkara

Sachitha Nanayakkara

Senior Software Quality Engineer (SQE Lead)



631/1, Halgahadeniya road,

Angoda 10620,


Sri Lanka.


+65 943 934 29








Master of Information Technology

University of Colombo School of Computing

2017 - 2019

Bachelor of Software Engineering

Open University of Sri Lanka

2011 - 2014

Certified Tester Foundation Level



OCP, Java SE6 Programmer



JMeter, LoadRunner, SilkPerformer, OATS

Selenium, QTP, SoapUI, Cucumber, Firebug, Protractor, Postman,Eclipse, JaCoCo, BDD

DynaTrace, Ganglia, Fiddler, HP ALM, Jenkins, JIRA, Maven, Confluence, BitBucket, Git

C, Java, VB.Net, MySQL, SQL Server, Php, MS Excel, Word


Team working

Working to strict deadlines with foreign clients

Effective communication

Flexibility and adaptability towards quick changing environments


Virtusa Top Talent Award

Virtusa (Pvt) Ltd.


Appreciation Award for excellent contribution on EAG Project

Virtusa (Pvt) Ltd.


Colours Award – Tennis

Annual Colours Awarding Ceremony, Nalanda College


Merit Award – Tennis

Western Province Colours Awarding Ceremony



Member of UN V-Force

UN Volunteers Sri Lanka

Tennis - Nalanda College

Under 17 Team Captain 2004

Executive Prefect

Nalanda College




Professional working proficiency


Native or bilingual proficiency


Currently I am working with playing the QE Lead role in 2 major project teams with 3 quality assurance engineers and seeking a fresh challenge where I can use my abilities and experience towards the success of the organization while gaining knowledge and improving professional skills to develop as an individual.

Notice period: serving (available 10th July 2019 onwards) to find better opportunity

Current salary: SGD1398 + [Annual OPD(S$271) & Hospitalization(S$1742)]

Expected salary: SGD4000


Having 6 years of working experience with,

Test Planning, Designing, Execution, Reporting and Defect Management (MS word, Excel, PowerPoint, HP ALM, JIRA, etc.)

Performance Testing (Test scenario identification, scripting, execution, analysing, reporting, web service testing, Jmeter, LoadRunner etc.)

Test Automation (working experience in UI and API automation using Protractor, Postman, Selenium, SoapUI, BDD, Cucumber frameworks)

Pearson Lanka (Pvt) Ltd. Senior Software Quality Engineer

2017 – date

Key Projects #1: International MyLabs Role: SQE Lead

Online Sakai based, versatile platform for deliver contents, teaching and learning programs in multiple languages having integrated with various platforms. Following the Kanban process.

Key Projects #2: CourseConnect Role: SQE Lead

Comprehensive suite of pre-built courseware that enables institutions to deploy high quality online courses, quickly, inexpensively and with minimal organizational effort. Following the Agile Scrum process.

Nature of work:

Leading and managing a team of 3 QA engineers

Quality management planning, test designing, execution, defect management

Automating regression test cases(eSelenium)

Virtusa (Pvt) Ltd. Associate Consultant – QA

2015 – 2017

Key Projects #3:NGP Performance Testing Role: Performance Test Engineer

Customer facing web portal owned by US based security services provider which was developed in order to get rid of the issues with the legacy system. Our team did work directly with client side performance engineering team with providing required support.

Nature of work:

Performance test designing, scripting using Jmeter, test execution

Analysis and Results reporting

Virtusa (Pvt) Ltd. Engineer – QA

2013 - 2015

Key Projects #4: iRec& L&I – EAG Role: Performance Test Engineer

iRec and L&I both are components of Virtusa ERP system specially for recruitment and logistics & immigration management processes. Basically Oracle EBS forms are used to implement this.

Nature of work:

Performance test designing, scripting using OATS tool, test execution

Analysis and Results reporting

Key Projects #5: Mobile Testing Enablers Role: QA Engineer/Performance Test Engineer

As Virtusa’s specialized testing practice, provides expertise guidance of performance and mobile testing perspective and specialized resources for other internal and client projects to offer high quality products.

Nature of work:

R&D on Software Performance Testing tools,

Conducted a POC for Mobile Test Automation solutions with MobileLabs plug-in for QTP.

Virtusa (Pvt) Ltd. Associate Engineer – QA

2012 - 2013

Key Projects #6: NYL P360 Role: QA Engineer/Module owner

NYL LTC administers the Long-Term Care insurance product in USA, including policy generation (new business), policy administration, distributor compensation, and claims administration. PEGA PRPC framework is used for implementation of this product.

Nature of work:

Guiding team members to achieve module objectives

Requirement analysing with onsite team

Test designing, test execution, Results reporting


Diploma in Computer System Design Distinction pass

National Institute of Business Management 2009

Completed G.C.E. Advanced level examination 2008

Nalanda College, Colombo 10.

Completed G.C.E. Ordinary level examination 2004

Nalanda College, Colombo 10.



Mrs. Yasoda De Silva

Lead Consultant - QA

Virtusa (Pvt) Ltd.

752, Dr.Danister De Silva Mawatha,

Colombo 09,

Sri Lanka.

Phone[work]: +941********

(Ext: 5507)

[Mobile]: +947********


Dr.(Mrs.) Uditha Ratnayake

Head of Department & Snr. Lecturer

Electrical and Computer Engineering

The Open University of Sri Lanka.

21, Nawala, Nugegoda 10250

Sri Lanka.

Phone[work]: +941********

(Ext: 647)

[Mobile]: +947********


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