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Hyderabad, Telangana, India
May 14, 2020

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Ragunath Chilkuru

E-Mail: ~ Contact: +91-702*******

Aspiring for the position of Automation TEST Engineer: 9.0 years of diverse and rich experience

"Success in understanding the feature requirements, design specifications, product functionality to identify and write test cases, generating automation Test Scripts using Automation Tools in order to discover and report any defects, bugs, errors, configuration issues"

Domains: BPM, CRM, Telecom, Enterprise Storage Management, Information Technology Location: Hyderabad




•Core Java, Ruby, Rspec, Cucumber


•Jenkins, SVN. Git

•Unix Operating Systems

•DBMS, Databases


•Automation Test Development

•Agile Scrum Methodology

•Software Development Cycle

•Standard Test Processes

•Testing Plan and Strategy

•Manual Black-Box Testing

•Testing Tools / Scope of Testing

•Pega PRPC

•Led the testing for Web based and Client/Server applications on different domains and with proven expertise in Agile and Waterfall Models; designed Test Cases, Test suites and enhancing automation Frameworks

•Develop automation scripts through various automation tools (Java, Ruby, Rspec, Capybara, Selenium, Appium, AutoIT); subsequently enhancing the stability of the automation test suites using different wait APIs given by Selenium.

•Experience in automating Mobile Test cases (Android and IOS) using Appium (Selenium 3.0 Latest Version)

•Experience to Black Box testing including Functional testing, Regression testing, Integration testing & System testing

•Page Object Model, Keyword Driven framework, Data Driven framework and Hybrid framework

•Reviewed project test and implementation schedules for different testing environments – Functional, Compatibility Testing, Regression, System Integration Testing; reported the current status of defects for testing cycle and project to the management

•Have been SME for Testing related deliverables and mentor for new testing resources in the team.

•Effective learner with good motivational skills to sustain growth momentum while motivating individual performances

Feb’16- Present : Pega Systems, Hyderabad, Senior SDET

June’15- Jan’16 : Software AG, Bangalore, Senior Software Engineer

Jul’12- Apr’15 : Sonus Networks., Bangalore as Senior Software Quality Engineer

Sep’10- Jul’12 : EMC Corporation (EMC2, Now Dell EMC), Bangalore as Associate Software Quality Engineer


•Software Automation Test Engineer with about 9.0 Years of experience and possessing sound understanding of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), Software Testing and technical concepts while working with Pega Systems, Software AG, Sonus Networks and EMC Corporation (EMC2, Now DELL EMC).

•Expertise in Automating Tests using Ruby, Rspec, Java, Selenium 2.0(WebDriver), Cucumber.

•Rich framework and scripting knowledge in test tools Selenium WebDriver, Junit.

•Good experience in Automating Tests of Web based applications and Mobile Applications

•Working knowledge of Continuous Integration/Build tools like GitHub, SVN, Jenkins, BitBucket, Gradle.

•Exposure to RESTFul Webservices testing.

•Experience in Regression Testing, UI Testing, Feature Testing, and Interoperability testing.

•Expertise in designing & executing test case, using of test tools like Jira, Rational Clearcase, Test Log, PRPC.

•Exposure of preparing and maintaining test documents like Test cases, Test approach / plan documents, Traceability Matrix.

•Distinction of working in BPMS, Virtualization, Telecom, Storage domains.

•Working knowledge of all Unix flavours RHEL, SLES, HP-UX, AIX, Solaris


•EMC Proven Professional (E20-001, Information Storage and Management) - 75%

•EMC Proven Professional (E20-040, EMC Technology Foundation) - 80%

•VMWare Certified Associate (Data Centre Virtualization) – 72%

•Pega Certified System Architect (System Architect Essentials) – 84%


Tools used: Java, Selenium WebDriver, Cucumber, Ruby, Rspec, Web Services using REST, GitHub, Jenkins, Eclipse IDE, Appium, Selendroid, Jira, IBM Rational Clear case, SVN, RedHat Linux, HP-UX, AIX, SLES, Windows Server 2005,2008,2012, MySQL, Oracle, Microsoft SQL server, Test Log and Test Management System


•B.TECH in ECE, (2010), CGPA: 7.84 (78.4%) from Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Jammu and Kashmir, India.

•12th Class from Narayana Junior college, Hyderabad (2006), Percentage: 91.13 % •

•10th Class from Montessori High School, Kurnool (2004), Percentage: 90.0%


•Won Bronze Star Award for excellence in EMC for timely release of RM 5.4.1.

•Won Hackathon Award in Pega

•Honoured by EMC® Corporation with 1 Tera Byte Iomega® ix2 Network Attached Storage (NAS) and Mozy® unlimited online backup for obtaining highest GPA for the academic year 2009/10 in ‘Information Storage and management’. (An honour given to 300 students worldwide). More information about the same in link below.*****-**.htm

• Ranked among top 2% of the students appeared in AIEEE 2006 conducted by CBSE.

Date of Birth: 26th April, 1989

Current Address: Flat No 101, Sai Sreepadha Towers, Road No 3, SR Nagar, Hyderabad. PIN: 500038

Marital Status: Married

Nationality: Indian

Languages: English, Hindi, Telugu

Passport No: J0238909

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