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75000$ to 85000$ annually
December 12, 2021

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Pranjal Raka


Morrisville, NC USA 27560


Manual Testing Test Methodologies QA Team Management Quality and process

Work Authorization – Valid H4-EAD (No sponsorship required)

Sr. Software Engineer in Test / Specialist: Experience in Web Application testing with a strong Quality Assurance & MBA in Finance background in the technology and process-oriented organization with 4 + years testing experience.

Hands-on technology professional accustomed to working in complex, project-based environments. Multifaceted experience in Quality testing, user-acceptance testing, API /webservices and database testing.

Backed by strong credentials -Including a MBA degree in finance; advanced command of various testing suites, agile methodologies and monitoring tools; and cross-platform skills in Windows, Linux and Unix.

Solid experience in working on multiple major versions of projects end to end.

Good Knowledge in Mobile Application Testing (Android/iOS)

Experience in Web Application Testing Domain.

Excellent knowledge & Experience in all levels of testing including Functional Testing, Cross browser compatibility testing, Mobile app testing, Back-end Testing, Regression Testing, Browser Compatibility Testing, Smoke Testing, Sanity Testing.

Intensely committed and quickly adapt to new tools and technologies.

Highly spirited team player with Positive attitude and has an ability to work in a team/ individual contributor.

A trouble shooter and problem solver with good analytical & logical thinking.

Experience in various methodology like waterfall and Agile.

Flexible and versatile to adapt to any new environment and work on any project

Experience in Bug tracking and reporting using Defect Management Tools (HPALM /QC and Jira).


Skills Summary

Testing – 4 + years Waterfall / Agile (Scrum/ Kanban) – 4+ years

Functional,Regression, Integration and End to End testing Data Integration/E2E/UAT – 3.5+ years

Devops and CI/CD,Jenkin,GIT Test Strategies & Processes – 4 + years

Knowledge of selenium /Cucumber automation. Defect Tracking System: QC/ALM, JIRA

Finance Domain - Capital Market dealer’s module (Stock Market) knowledge

Testing : Expert in manual testing – Functional,Regression, Cross browser, Mobile app testing.

Test Automation Tools: Knowledge of automation tools - Cucumber, Selenium WebDriver, Junit, TestNG, Serenity,

Web Technologies: Java, vbscript, Cucumber, Gherkin, HTML/HTML 5, XML, Scripts (VB, J, Java), Shell.

Databases: Oracle, MySQL

Working Knowledge of:

Project Management Processes * Testing tools & App for Mobile Applications * Automation Testing, Functional, Regression, and End to End testing.

Education & Certifications

M.B.A with specialization in finance from IGNOU UNIVERSITY Delhi 2011

D.B.M Diploma in Business Management from B.A.M.U university Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India

Bachelor of commerce from B.A.M.U university Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India.


Employer: BIZDOM TECHNOLOGIES PVT LTD June 15, 2010 to Dec 12, 2014

Bengaluru,Karnataka INDIA - 560103

Client Project #3

LV – VAP Online Client: Louis Vuitton (LV), France May 2012 To Dec 12,2014

Role : Sr. Software Engineer in Test

Environment: WSAD 5.6.1, WebSphere Commerce server 5.7/6.0, WebSphere Application server 5.1, JProfiler, JSP, Oracle, JIRA, Mercury Quality Center.

Project Description: Louis Vuitton is the market leader in world fashion retail market. Today LV has native systems like ZANGO (AS-400) a product master, RMS to maintain Inventory, ATG to maintain Price, Pay Roll System to maintain the employee details etc. VAPONLINE must use the inventory, price, catalog, payroll information that comes from various systems and allow employees of LV to shop (B2C) at a discounted price.


Experience as a Tester within an Agile environment

Team Motivation, provide guidance, training, and mentoring of Test Engineers

Understanding the project requirements and preparing the Interim, and Daily status reports.

Involved in manual test execution and was involved in various testing phases like Functional, Regression, System,

Experience of test planning process.

Prepared Test Plan and maintained Requirement Traceability

Prepared Test cases in QC and Performed peer review of test cases.

Reporting, analyzing, and documenting the test results

Defect Retesting and Defect closure and tracking the progress of Bug Reports

Involved in manual test execution and was involved in various testing phases like Functional, Regression, System, and Cross browser Testing, UI Testing

Involved in Mobile Application testing and Cross browser testing

Experience of working on HP QC12.0 (HP-ALM),

Performed/Monitored Test Execution and managed Issues during Test Execution in QC Defect Management Tool (Tracking and Reporting)

Prepared Daily Status Report and Weekly Status Report

Client Project #2

Darty - Sales Center Client : Darty, France Aug 2011 to May 2012

Role : Software Test Engineer

Environment: Java, Web Services(SOAP/REST), MySQL

Project Description: ‘Innovente Sale’ is used by Darty CSR inside a store. It supports Order management, Payment management, Delivery management, Workflow management, User management, Person management, Store configuration management, Deal management. The inventory Subsystem is that of the catalog application. Inventory lookup is based on the 3 level Group, Subsidiary and Store hierarchy. Innovente Catalogue holds Item Descriptions, Price, and a cache of Inventory data. ‘Innovente Sale’ performs all transactional operations, such as manages the Shopping Carts, requests and reserves stocks, and coordinates payments. The User Interfaces for both ‘Innovente Catalog’ and Sale are through WC Sales Center. This project interacts with multiple external interfaces like NMD, NEM, SIEBEL CRM systems etc.


Designed Test Strategy and managed test process implementation, advised senior management and escalation process.

Mentored others in project related practices and clarified assignments and deliverables.

Analyzed test coverage, created metrics, and distributed to upper management utilizing test tracking tools.

Worked with User groups, provided test estimates, worked with UAT in validations of releases.

Responsible for setting up test environments, data backups and data loads into test regions.

Reviewed the results from execution in various browsers and demo’ed during the sprint review sessions.

Performed various tasks of managing and representing the team while working with business in ironing out scenarios, bugs, test coverage and missing scenarios.

Worked with business analysts to ensure business requirements are adequate & ensure test cases are developed according to test specification standards for both manual and automated.

Responsible for tracking and analyzing test results, team productivity and took corrective action.

Reviewed quality of work and managed integration of team member’s work and taking corrective action as needed.

Coordinated with development, business owners and gave status updates and reports to senior management and stakeholders.

Designed, developed, created, and executed regression and integration test suites for validating the business user cases.

Created Master Test Plan, and managed test cases using Quality Center as the Test repository storing requirements and bugs which were linked to test cases.

Provided weekly status to upper management and daily calls on QE process updates throughout the org.

Client Project #1

Darty - Catalogue ( June 15, 2010 to Aug 2011

Role : Software Test Engineer

Environment: Java, Web Services(SOAP/REST), MySQL, WebSphere Commerce server 5.7/6.0, WebSphere Application server 5.1, JProfiler, JSP, Oracle, JIRA, Mercury Quality Center.

Project Description: Darty is a retail chain in France. Darty placed business to Valtech to develop Catalog management solution using Web Sphere Commerce product 5.7 of IBM .The catalog Project consists of three modules; those are Back Office (BO), Front Office (FO) and Flux. BO is mainly used by administrators and it maintains all information related products such as category, characteristics, publication status, photos related products ...etc. FO is mainly used by customer representatives with in the store to show the products to the customers. Flux will exchange the data between Innovente application and other Darty


• Understand how system software ecosystems work together and develop test approach that fit overall test strategies

• Primary responsibility is Reviewing Business Requirements Document and Understanding the same.

• Responsible for writing Test Cases and preparation of test data.

• Preparing Test scripts and executing the same.

• Gathering requirements. Interact with clients and various stake holders to priorities the changes / enhancement needed for the project release

• Creating Test strategy and Test plan

• Guiding and helping team in Understanding the New Functionality requirements

• Allocating Work to team by module wise

• Create and Track Traceability Matrix

• Reviewing the team’s deliverables like test cases, Test scripts

• Coordinate and Plan Test Execution

• Assigning Daily tasks to the teams and Tracking the progress

• Conducting the meetings with Development and business teams to clarify the queries raised by team.

• Conducting Defect Triage Calls on daily basis

• Preparation of metrics and release signoff notes after end of project release

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