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QA test engineer

Reston, VA
March 20, 2020

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Cinthya J. Velaochaga

Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)

Phone Number 571-***-****)

**** ********* **. *******, ** 20170

Work Status: (Authorized to work without Sponsorship).

Professional Profile

QA automation tester with 6+ years of experience in Software Quality Assurance and software testing in both manual and automation of Web-based and Client/Server applications.

Achieved 80% of automation coverage.

Great analytical, communication, and interpersonal skills. Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

Proficient at discovering errors and ensuring client expectations are met with high-quality software solutions.

Strong expertise in automation testing tools, design, and implementation of automation test suites.

Knowledge and experience with collaborating on building test automation frameworks from scratch.

Technical Skills

Testing tools:

Selenium WebDriver, Junit, TestNG, Cucumber, Selenium Grid

Web Technologies:

HTML, JDBC, REST services

Project Management Tracking Tools:


Build Tools:



Java, SQL, Gherkin

CI/CD Tools:


Cross Browser Platform:

Selenium GRID



Version Control:


Operating Systems:

Windows, Mac OS.


Involvement in the creation of an automation framework in Selenium WebDriver using the BDD approach in Cucumber Framework.

Extensive knowledge and implementation skills in the complete Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC).

Experience in Agile Projects worked very closely with Product owners in Agile and attended different ceremonies like Sprint Planning meeting, Scrum, Backlog Grooming, Sprint Review (Demo), and Retrospective.

Experience in Creating, Modifying, and Maintaining new and existing Automation Framework Models (BDD/DDT, Hybrid Frameworks).

Extensive experience in developing Behavior Driven Development (BDD/DDT) by writing Gherkin language using cucumber tool, developed Scenarios, Scenario outlines, features and Step definitions, and generating cucumber reports.

Experience in implementing the Page Object Model (POM) by creating a separate Java class where I store all my elements from the page as well as related methods.

Proficiency in End-to-End testing, Smoke Testing, Functional Testing, Positive and Negative Testing, Integration Testing, and Regression Testing.

Collaborated in functional and regression testing using Java, Selenium, Maven, JUnit.

Experience in writing good quality object-oriented code for testing purposes by following industry-standard java coding standards.

Experience in using various defect-reporting and defect-tracking tools like JIRA.

Document reports on test and analysis results.

Worked in Multi-platform Environments like Windows, Web applications, and GUI based client and server applications.

Configured Selenium WebDriver and JUnit and created Selenium automation scripts in Java using JUnit prior to agile release.

Worked closely with users and business analysis, Project Managers, Developers to understand requirements, and the business process.

Demonstrated ability to self-motivate and be flexible within a fast-paced environment.

Performed Database/Backend testing by writing complex SQL Queries for data validation and integrity, good at writing complex Joins and knowledge in SQL.

USAC- Washington, D.C.

SDET January 2018 - Present

Designed and developed automated scripts for Functional, Regression Testing using WebDriver tools.

Involved in writing test scripts using Java and executed it through selenium cucumber.

Automated testing tools JUnit and Selenium to conduct systems, integration, positive and negative, functionality, object, and regression tests, identify defects, and ensure delivery of expected results.

Work in the Agile-Scrum environment to change the requirements and features.

Developed automated test scripts using Selenium with Java.

Used Jenkins as continuous integration to run automated test suites.

Developed automated scripts using Selenium WebDriver.

Used JUnit framework and Maven to build the Project.

Extensively used Page Objects Model for readable test scripts.

Basis by scheduling Jenkins jobs in different test environments with different test configurations.

Improved documentation of QA testing practices to enhance their readability.


QA Test Engineer March 2015 – December 2017

Worked closely with developers and other QA members to define test requirements and developed test cases based on the Business requirements.

Developed automation test scripts using Java.

Executing the test cases using the Selenium Web driver.

Involving into peer review and implemented Review comments.

Involved in Functional testing, Regression Testing, and cross-browser testing across various browsers.

Defect Reporting and Tracking with JIRA.

Attend reviews and meetings to discuss how to fix bugs and to know the functionality and flow of the application.

Involved in Development Data Driven Framework using JUnit.

Used RestAssure to test RESTful API with XML format to send HTTP requests to


Performed Back-end testing through SQL queries to verify data insertion, deletion and updates.

Updating the defect status reports in defect status calls with the managers and following up on the defect.

Prepared the manual test cases that weren’t covered in automation process.

Involved in Smoke testing, Regression testing, and Integration testing.

Great analytical and communication/interpersonal skills.


ICF - Wood

Junior QA Test Engineer October 2013- March 2015

Involved in creating automation test scripts using Selenium WebDriver built on Eclipse IDE.

Reporting and tracking of bugs using Jira as a management tool.

Performed regression tests for each cycle.

Performed Smoke testing, Functional, and Integration testing.

Page Objects Model for readable test scripts.

Basis by scheduling Jenkins jobs in different test environments.

Reporting and Documenting daily test results.

Involved in Agile testing on scrum-based approach.

Performed Functional, Regression, User Acceptance testing.

Interacted with developers and other QA Engineers to address functionality requirements.

Manual testing for checking the flow of application Functionality, Positive and Negative testing.

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