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Test Cases Engineer

Norwood, Massachusetts, United States
October 23, 2016

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Chethana S L

Ph: 781-***-****

•Over 5 years of experience in Software design, analysis and Software Quality Assurance Testing (Manual and Automation) in different domains.

•Worked on testing windows & web based application and cloud based architecture.

•Expertise in both Manual and Automated Testing and Test Management tools such as Quality Center, LoadRunner, and Selenium.

•Proficient in developing and executing Test Procedures, Test plans, Test scripts, verification, test result validation, usability, stress testing and ensuring that the software meets the system requirements.

•Strong skills in implementing QA standards, and testing methodologies for Enterprise GUI, and Web applications using Use case documents.

•Experience on Functional Testing with automated testing tools like Selenium.

•Strong experience in Backend Testing for Database integrity by executing complex SQL queries for validating the data in the backend database Tables and SQL Joins, in Oracle SQL environments.

•Experience in developing Test Plan, Test Cases, writing Test Scripts by decomposing Business Requirements and developing Test Scenarios to support quality deliverables.

•Experienced in testing software applications based on the requirement specifications to verify the functionality of the application using automated testing tools.

•Experience in executing Smoke Test, Black-Box, GUI, Integration, Regression and UAT.

•Experienced in Regression Testing of real-time application across multiple platforms, browsers and technologies.

•Good understanding of SDLC and Test Methodologies from project definition to post-deployment and experienced in complete Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC) and Bug Lifecycle using HP Quality Center, JIRA, Bugzilla.

•Excellent Communication and Interpersonal skills, proven team player with an analytical bent to problem solving and delivering under high stress environment with resource constraints.

•Extensive work experience in defining Test Cases, developing and maintaining test scripts, analyzing bugs, extensive interaction with other team members in fixing errors.

•Good Experience on Selenium IDE and creating Scripts in selenium --RC by using Java.

•Strong experience in Automating Web Application Testing using Selenium WebDriver with TestNG framework.

•Strong experience in Java Programming, Selenium WebDriver, JUnit and TestNG.

•Well versed in handling elements in Selenium WebDriver.

•Writing Test cases using Element Locators, WebDriver methods, Java Programming features and TestNG Annotations.

•Executing Selenium Test Cases and reporting defects.

•Strong experience in Banking, Financial and Ecommerce Domains.

Technical Skills:

Functional Testing Tools:

Quick Test Pro, Selenium, Test director, Load Runner

Reporting tools:

Crystal Reports Rational Clear Quest and Quality Center


Oracle 9i/8i/7.x, DB2, MS-SQL Server, TOAD, MS-Access.


TSL, SQL, PL/SQL, UNIX, Java, J2EE and C/C++.

Operating Systems:

UNIX, Windows NT/2000/XP.

Web Technologies

HTML, Shell Scripting and Java Scripts Visual Basic Scripts, Descriptive Programming.

Scripting Languages

VB Script, Java Script, UNIX shell scripting, ETL Tools, Soap UI, web services.

Professional Experience

State Street Corporation, Boston, MA Sep 2014 – Present

Role: Automation Tester

Project: Online Education Resources System

This is an application for online-business content service and promoting e-learning, e-training, e-collaboration over Internet. Its motive is to bring education training online and other domains on a single platform, evaluate them to collaborate, share the knowledge, resolve the problems and provide instant solution to the client. It has involved users like student, publisher, trainer and administrator who manages the entire portal site.


Involved in Defining and Analyzing the Testing Requirements based on the Application Functionality

Identified Automation Scenarios from the set of Test Cases

Prepared test data for testing the application in various test phases

Identified test cases to automate. Automated those test cases using Selenium WebDriver, TestNG and Java (Eclipse IDE)

Performed Automation Testing using Agile-Scrum methodology

Responsible for implementation of Hybrid Driven Test Automation Framework Build using Selenium WebDriver, TestNG, Maven, Apache POI under Java platform

Designed and developed Page Objects using Page Object Design Pattern and Selenium WebDriver

Worked on Cross Browser testing through Selenium WebDriver by testing the website on different browsers like Chrome, IE and Firefox

Executed test scripts using Selenium WebDriver and analyzed the test results

Used Firebug to do web based application testing with Selenium for the commands and locator application

Authored and Executed Automation and Manual Test Cases for Functional testing of various modules of an application

Involved in Defect tracking and Reporting using JIRA defect tracking tool and interacted with the developers to resolve technical issue

Involved in Functional testing and Regression testing performed on every new build of the application

Involved in executing Selenium test scripts on different browsers and checked for compatibility

Analyzed User Stories by interacting with Business Analysts and Developers

Participated in Sprint Grooming Sessions to pull the current sprint user stories from product backlog

Performed demo of the functionality to the Product owner before Sprint signoff

Participated in Daily Scrum meetings, Review Meeting and Retrospective meetings to analyze the Sprint Health

Provided demo to the stake holders during the Sprint Review

Actively participated in all the Agile process meetings

Performed full automation suite for every release and analyzed the root cause of failed scripts

Worked with development team members and business people to better understand system functionality in order to improve testing quality control services

Reported the coverage status of test performed on the daily/weekly basis

Attended Project meetings and interacted with other team members in order to resolve the problems


Microsoft Visio, Microsoft Project, Windows, Linux, Oracle 11g, Selenium Web Driver 2.0, Eclipse, Java script, TestNG, Log4j, JXL, HtmlUnit, Maven, QC/ALM 11.0

Software Tester, Torus Solutions, Mysore, Karnataka, INDIA Mar 2012 – Jul 2014

Role: QA Engineer

Project: Online Clothes Shopping System

Ecommerce allows consumers to electronically exchange goods and services with no barriers of time or distance. Online shopping (sometimes known as e-tail from "electronic retail" or e-shopping) is a form of electronic commerce which allows consumers to directly buy goods or services from a seller over the Internet using a web browser. This project is “online clothes shopping” contain two users customers and admin.


Developed test cases and procedures based on user requirement specifications and system requirement specifications

Reviewed Business Requirement Documents and technical specification

Involved in defining and analyzing the testing requirements based on the application functionality

Performed Load, Stress, scalability and performance test using Load Runner 11.0.

Developing and Maintaining Test Scripts, analyzing bugs and interacting with development team members in fixing the defects using AGILE/SCRUM framework.

Performed Unit (module) testing of each program functions

Performed Integration testing of forms to check how they are dependent on each other

Performed Code review for the source code developed by the developers

Prepared Test scenarios and Test cases describing the features and functions to be tested

Carried out test data for positive and negative test scenarios for functional testing

performed Peer review of test cases written by another test engineer

Executed test cases before and after bug fixes for each build for User acceptance testing

Reported, verified bugs and make sure they are getting fixed

Performed Sanity testing for all supported releases

Managed Test results and defects using Bugzilla defect tracking tool

Responsible for providing weekly status reports, showing the progress of the testing effort and open issues to be resolved

Performed Regression testing on the defects closed by development team to ensure other modules are not impacted by fix

Interacted with developers regarding priority of bugs and update the status of bugs once they are fixed

Delivered work on tight schedule, without affecting the quality of the deliverables

HCL, Banglore, India Dec 2010– Feb 2012

QA Tester

Description: Enhancements for FTCS. Flight Test Computing System (FTCS) is a Test Planning and Operation system for Boeing commercial airplanes


Understanding the user requirements

Preparing Test Strategy and Test Plan Document

Involved in hybrid automation framework developing using QTP

Created the automation assets using VB script

Executing the automation scripts

Test Cases preparation

Test Cases execution

Logged and track the identified defects till closure in PVCS

Environment: HP QTP, Quality Center, FTCS, VB Scrip, PVCS


M.S (Computer Science & Engineering) Sept. 2010

PES College of Engineering, Mandya, Karnataka, India

B.E (Information Science) June 2008

Vidya Vikas Institute of Engineering and Technology, Mysore

Visvesvaraiah Technological University, Belgaum, Karnataka, India

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