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Quality Assurance Testing

Florissant, Missouri, United States
January 12, 2017

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****A Santa Blass Wk. St. Louis MO 63138 Tel: 314-***-****

Objective: Thirsty for a challenging environment where I can utilize my technical and analytical skills in Software Quality Assurance to provide an excellent software product to end-users.

Professional Summary:

Professional with over 7 years experience in IT of which a year is in programming/web design and 6+ years extensive hands-on experience in Software Testing, with expertise in market leading testing tools like Selenium (WebDriver, JUnit, TestNG and Cucumber), HP ALM, and JIRA. Highly motivated software quality tester, applying knowledge of quality assurance testing to ensure good delivery of usable software application. Adept at identifying, reporting, and documenting issues. Committed to ensuring quality standards are upheld to promote optimal customer satisfaction. A quick learner with strong inter-personal, communication, analytical problem solving skills; and ability to meet tight deadlines.

Core Qualifications:

Proficient in Software Development Life Cycle and well versed in Software Testing Life Cycle.

Experience of multiple development and testing methodologies like Waterfall, Agile.

Strong knowledge of both manual and automated testing.

Experience in preparing test data by executing SQL queries and joins.

Proficient in writing SQL queries against MySQL, MS SQL server and Oracle database tools based on need.

Practical experience in JIRA, HP ALM to develop and execute test cases in Test Lab, and create and track issues in the Defect Modules.

Excellent ability to clearly define and execute testing procedures.

Well versed in creating scripts for automated testing using Selenium TestNG, JUnit and Cucumber.

Knowledgeable in Web services, SoapUI tool, XML, validating request and response XML, Soap and Web services calls.

Proficient in Black-box testing, White-box testing, Functional testing, Sanity testing, Regression testing, cross-browser testing, browser compatibility testing, External Interface testing, Exploratory testing and User Acceptance Testing.

Knowledge of Unix commands and FTP tool like Filezilla.

Capable of creating and executing end-to-end testing.

Professional Experience:

22nd Century Technologies Inc SQA Engineer Saint Louis, MO 06-2015 to Present

Reviewing Business Requirement Documents, preparing test suite and executing test cases.

Ensuring that all products met functional and design specifications.

Complying with all established testing guidelines in the test plan.

Performing functional testing (smoke, sanity, browser compatibility, external interface. retest, regression, system testing, user acceptance testing and exploratory testing).

Configuring Maven for Java automation projects and developed Maven project object model (POM) and implemented Page Objects framework to represent web pages.

Defect walk-through with vendors and in house development team and system administrators.

Developing Behavior Driven tests (BDD tests) using Cucumber by writing behaviors and step definitions.

Developing Keyword-Driven tests (TDD tests) using JUnit/TestNG with XML.

Developing required Selenium support code in JAVA for Cucumber.

Writing SQL queries extensively for data validation.

Notifying supervisors of any inconsistent quality issues that needed to be addressed as soon as possible.

Working in a highly dynamic agile environment and participating in scrum and sprint rituals.

Logging defects identified during testing, tracking and reporting defects using JIRA,

Managing test activities, performing defect tracking using JIRA and generating automated daily reports using JIRA API.

Executing Webservices testing using SoapUI.

Media Services Inc QA/Tester Nashville, TN 02-2011 to 06-2015

Reviewed Business Requirement Documents, prepared test suite and executed test cases.

Ensured that all products met functional and design specifications.

Complied with all established testing guidelines in the test plan.

Performed functional testing (smoke, sanity, browser compatibility, external interface. retest, regression, system testing, User Acceptance testing and exploratory testing).

Assisted in writing Test Plans and Test Strategies using company’s template.

Assisted in reviewing, interpreting and analysis of Mainframe documents.

Test case writing and execution for a java application (migration from mainframe system to Java platform (environment) software).

Informed supervisors of any inconsistent quality issues that needed to be addressed as soon as possible.

Involved in cross browser and platform testing using Selenium RC/Grid.

Tested in Agile environment using scrum and Kanban framework.

Executed Functional, Non-functional and Regression testing.

Logged defects identified during testing, track/report defects, and managed test activities using JIRA.

Performed database testing using SQL query for application backend data validation on MySQL, MS SQL, and Oracle databases.

Technical skills:

Testing Tools

Selenium WebDriver, SoapUI, JIRA, Appium, Rally, Maven, HP UFT, Load Runner, HP Quality Center/ALM, Rational Clear Quest


TestNG, Cucumber – JVM (with Gherkins), Agile (Scrum and Kanban)


Java, JavaScript, SQL, HTML5, CSS, JQuery, XML, VB Script


MySQL, Oracle, MS SQL Sever

Operating System

Windows, Mac OS, Unix/Linux


SharePoint, Git, GitHub, Maven, Ant, Jenkins, Filezilla, and Putty

Office Application

Microsoft Office, Google Work Smarter, Adobe Acrobat


Firefox, Chrome, Microsoft IE, Safari, PhanthonJS, HTMLUnit,

Domain Knowledge

Billing, E-commerce, Finance, Banking, Health Care, Insurance, Telecommunication

Education: Osun State Polytechnic Iree, Osun State, Nigeria. Graduation Date: 05/2006.

B.S Recipient. Major: Computer Science.

References: Available upon request.

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