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mobile tester

streamwood, Illinois, 60107, United States
March 16, 2010

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Naga Prathima Ghanta


Mobile: 630-***-****.


Seeking a challenging career with a progressive organization where I can utilize my skills, abilities and education in quality testing, and can help the organization reaching new heights.


• Having 7 years of experience in QA and Manual Testing in Mobile handset and GSM/GPRS/3G/CDMA WAP Applications.

• Strong knowledge in SDLC, STLC, Bug Life Cycle.

• Expertise in manual testing & Mobile Application Testing.

• Having strong experience in Sanity testing, Feature testing, Functional testing, System testing, Compatibility testing, Retesting, Regression Testing, Performance testing, Load testing and stress testing in mobile handsets and web based applications.

• Experience in testing the application on different Mobile Handset.

• Expertise of testing the application developed using various mobile technologies including J2ME, Blackberry, Andriod, Symbian, .Net Technology etc.

• Very good exposure of testing applications on wide range of Mobile handset of different vendors which includes Nokia, Samsung, Google G1, Sony Ericson, Motorola, Windows Mobile, HTC, LG, I phone and many more.

• Good understanding of working on the applications developed for touch screen phones.

• Having experience in MMS, Email and Instant Messenger.

• Knowledge of remote testing.

• Expertise in writing test scripts.

• Having extensive knowledge in mobile technologies like GSM, GPRS, WAP

• Participation in creation of test plans, Creating test cases & bug reports.

• Managing, analyzing, and maintaining test cases.

• Checking for the code standard as per client requirement

• Responsible for mentoring the new joinee.

• Handling the outsourced team of QA (Allocating work etc).

• Good Exposure of Client interactions.

• Experience Media (Audio/Video) validation.

• Knowledge of Automated tools QTP, Load runner.


• Manual Testing (Ad-hoc, Functional, GUI, System, Regression Testing)

• Visual Source Safe for versioning.

• Knowledge of Shared Portal.

• Knowledge of QTP, Load Runner.


• C, C++

• Core Java, J2ME

• Oracle 9i



Project name: Synchronization

Client: Motorola

Environment: J2ME, Symbian

Devices: Motorola, Nokia, Sony Ericsson, Samsung

Duration: Oct 2008 – Feb 2010

Team size: 10

testing environment: Manual Testing

Location: US

Project Description: sync is a Proprietary feature by Motorola in which it is useful for synchronization of Contacts, calendar events and emails from Microsoft Exchange server vice versa. This feature helps the user to take his personal data like contacts, emails, and calendar events and store in the server. By using the Air sync protocol, Moto sync transfers the data from the mobile to the exchange server. Here the end user can perform the back ground automate synchronization and he can operate the client. This feature is mainly useful for the Microsoft exchange server to send and receive the data from the mobile to the Exchange server.

Roles and Responsibilities:

• Reviewing and updating Test Cases as per requirement for different releases.

• Involved in project from the kick off phase

• Involved in end-to-end testing of the Mobile Applications.

• Attending the client calls to gather project testing requirement

• Involved in Gap Analysis Testing, Sanity/Smoke testing, Integration testing, Porting Testing, Localization Testing (Repository Testing), Branding Testing, Regression Testing

• Testing of the chat conversations, Send Receive Picture messages, MMS, sending sms from the chat, calling from the conversation

• Testing all the other functionalities which a PC version of the respective messenger have like Blocking/Unblocking a contact, Adding, deleting a contact, Display of the groups etc

• Performance testing

• Automated few test case for Image & text comparison

• Bugs reporting on bug tracking tool & updating the status of the bugs.

• Involved in regular discussions with developers regarding defects

• Provide testing Status Reports.

• Performed compatibility testing with various Motorola mobile handsets to ensure that functionality works fine.

• Involved in the user acceptance testing to make sure that the application should work according to the client requirements.

• Played an active participant role in testing of the sync related applications to identify more defects.

Project name: Messaging

Client: Hitachi

Environment: J2ME

Devices: Nokia, Sony Ericsson, Samsung, LG

Duration: Feb 2007 – Sep 2008.

Team size: 15

Testing environment: Manual Testing, Pivot

Location: US

Project Description: The push messaging service is enhanced performance on both message delivery/sync and push management. Unlike other solutions in the market place created real push-event technology, in which synchronization occurs only on incoming and outgoing events, rather than via periodical checks for change.

Push E mail client application is developing for all J2ME supported, Windows Mobile 5.0 and 6.0 supported devices. With the help of this application end-user will be able to receive emails on his/her mobile from Varity of data sources.

These data sources are

• Office

• G Mail

• Yahoo

• Home/other mails


• Involved in in-depth analysis on requirements and identifying business gaps.

• Coordinating with the development team to fix the issues which was reported in the Integration testing.

• Involved in ensuring the Workflow and Counterparty Workflow functionalities are implemented as per the requirements.

• Involved in validating the functionalities in the different mail folders.

• Involved in Functional Study of application

• Involved in preparation of Test Cases from Use Cases.

• Involved in Test Case Reviews and updations.

• Involved in Test case execution.

• Involved in Smoke Testing, Functional Testing, System Testing, Integration Testing, Regression Testing.

• Involved in defect tracking and reporting using Pivot.

• Preparation of defect report and test summary report

• Bug reporting directly to the client as this is majorly a testing project

• Coordination with the project manager.

Project name: Mobile Internet

Client: Vodafone

Environment: .NET CF (Windows Mobile)

Devices: ,Vodafone, Nokia, Samsung (Smart phone and Pocket PC)

Duration: Feb 2006 – Oct 2006

Team size: 6

Testing environment: Manual Testing

Location: London

Project Description: Vodafone's objective was to provide similar user experience of PC internet surfing to that of the mobile handsets, it was achieved using a web transcode engine that could provide a mobile friendly user experience. An exhaustive test was performed on the functionality of the web transcode engine on the top listed 2.5G and 3G handsets. As a part of Mobile Internet, few of many partner modules such as YouTube, Yahoo, MSN, Google, Dating direct, End2end, were also tested.

Roles and Responsibilities:

• Review the test scripts for the first release.

• Distributing the work and reporting back to the test lead.

• Test execution.

• Attend defect review meetings if need be.

• Prepare Defect reports and to circulate to the distribution list.

• Prepare test scripts, test plan, for the second release

• Test estimation, defect report generation.

Project name: Price Pan

Client: Vodafone

Environment: Android

Duration: Sep 2005 – Jan 2006

Team size: 3

Testing environment: Manual Testing

Location: London

Project Description: Vodafone WAP portal always attracted their customers by introducing many new products like News, Music, Entertainment, and other information and service available on their handsets 24x7, every product before being launched, undergoes tests on their test platforms, to ensure that the respective service are chargeable, usable, and can be tracked for support.

Roles and Responsibilities:

• Test case creation based on product notes description

• Execution of the test case as well as free testing and reporting of the bugs

• Validation of the audio recognition & delivery

• Functionality, Usability, Downloaded content validation

• Validation of the offline pages stored

• Gather packages information from billing assurance managers for the test plan, test report.

• Create defect report and circulate among the distribution list.

• Chase up for the defect to be fixed with integration teams.

• Go live testing, post go live testing.

Project name: CMS (Content Management System)

Client: HP

Environment: Windows XP, Flash, Java script, PHP, MYSQL

Duration: Aug 2004 – Jan 2005

Team size: 15

Testing environment: Manual Testing/Little use of Load Runner

Location: India.

Project Description: CMS is a web application acting as a database for storing the courses from where the users can upload / download / view specific courses. Each and every task is controlled by a single administrator. It includes user listing, company listing and categories listing. The companies are categorized into different categories, each category having many companies and vice-versa. Users are categorized under their particular companies. The registered users are entitled to view their courses which fall under their company.

Roles and Responsibilities:

• Involved in the requirement gathering and analysis

• Test case creation based on the requirement

• Test data creation

• Responsible for the Integration testing of the modules

• Involved in the Usability, GUI, Functionality, System & Regression testing

• Involved in the Load Performance testing.

• Bug reporting and maintenance the bug status as per testing phases

• Coordinating with the Development team and test lead regarding bugs

• Maintaining the build on the configuration tool VSS.

Project name: ITT

Client: NIIT

Environment: Windows XP, Flash, Java script, Java, Dream Weaver.

Duration: Mar 2002 - June 2004

Team size: 30

Testing environment: Manual Testing, Bug Database

Location : India

Project Description: The Institute offers an online education of technical courses for the students to pursue their educational objectives, throughout the world. Student pays fees online, gives examinations online, and gets their results online.

Roles and Responsibilities:

• Testing of the CBT, WBT and online courses

• LMS and Engine testing

• Testing of the online courses uploaded on the testing and Actual server.

• Validation of the course content from the storyboard provided from the ID or SME

• Testing of the online QUIZ and Exams its marks evaluations

• Responsible for the Integration, functionality, GUI and system testing

• Reporting the bugs on the bug tracking tools – Bug Database

• Maintaining the bug cycle, bug verification, closure of the assigned testing tasks

• Responsible for the creation of test end and build verification report

• Involved in the creation of bug summary list.

• Maintaining the build on the configuration tool VSS.

• Involved in the creation of check list for the various phases


Marital Status : Married

Current Location: Chicago(IL)

Education: Master’s in Computers Applications

Strength: Determination, Good Team Spirit and Positive Attitude.

Job Preferences:

Job Category: Quality Assurance

Job Type: Contract Employee (Corp-Corp)

Job Status: Flexible

Desired Salary: Open

Desired Location: Anywhere

Willing to Relocate: Yes.

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