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Senior Test Automation Engineer Resume

San Francisco, CA


  • Around 11 years of extensive experience in Automation & Functional Software testing.
  • Expertise in designing Automation Frame Works.
  • Expertise in automation tool UFT (Unified Functional Testing, i.e., QTP).
  • Rich experience in Backend Testing (Linux), Database Testing(Toad), Regression Testing and System Testing.
  • Extensive experience in STLC and developing software test strategies.
  • Good Knowledge in Selenium, JUnit, TestNG, IBM - Build Forge & AutoSys
  • Strong ability to understand the business requirements and functional specification documents. Good experience in creating Test Plan and Testing Strategy based on the requirements.
  • Expertise in calculating and communicating of quantifiable benefits may be required before, during or after automation implementation. Prepared the Return On Investment (ROI) metrics for Automation Projects.
  • Development and Implementation of testing tools using VB Scripts, Shell, Perl, AWK, SQL Server, Oracle DBMS & DB2/MySQL Queries.
  • Experience in testing Web Services with SoapUI, XML, XML Schema, WSDL & JMeter.
  • Experience in problem-solving, analytical abilities, high attention to detail in verification and Team Coordination.
  • Experience in creating and maintaining traceability matrix across all modules of requirements/ Test Plan/Test Lab/ Defects (HP ALM).
  • Rich experience in testing of Banking, Credit Bureau, Finance & Healthcare Insurance Domain.
  • Working as a Senior Automation Test Engineer.
  • Working in Agile methodology, co-ordinate with scrum team to prioritize and size user stories to identify the scope for each sprint.
  • Increased the automation coverage up to 75% by the design of end to end business flow.
  • Generated complex test data for automation regression of Credit Report application using SQL scripts on multiple tables.
  • Automated many repetitive tasks of production support team and generated reports & alerts with automated email notifications.
  • Liaison with Testing Manager and Development Manager with respect to testing estimation & Defect prioritization.
  • Implemented processes and methods that results in faster and efficient QA testing.


Databases: SQL Server 2008, Oracle 11G, DB2 & MySQL

Scripting Languages: VB Scripts, Shell-Bash, csh & ksh, PERL & Java Scripts

Languages: JAVA

Automation Tool: HP ALM 12, UFT 12, QTP 10, Toad 3.5 SoapUI, Eclipse, Selenium, JUnit, Bugzilla, IBM Clear Quest, IBM Build Forge & Jmeter

Operating System: Windows 7/8/NT/2X/XP, SUSE, AIX & Linux

Domain: Credit Bureau, Banking, Insurance, Healthcare Industries & Telecommunications


Confidential, San Francisco, CA

Senior Test Automation Engineer

Environment: Unified Function Testing (UFT 12.5), HP ALM 12.53 & Oracle SQL.


  • Designed the automation framework from scratch using hybrid framework.
  • Designing automation scripts as per the use cases.
  • Developing descriptive programming in UFT and integrating with ALM.
  • Preparing/generating the test data for regression tests.
  • Executing the scripts for every build releases and finding the regression defects.
  • Reporting defects in ALM.
  • Enhancing the current Framework with respect to regression testing.
  • Designing & executing the System Integration Testing (SIT), Business Acceptance Testing (BAT) & Automated Regression Testing (ART)
  • Closely working with the business experts to design the regression suits as per the business needs.

Environment: Unified Function Testing (UFT 12.1), HP ALM, Selenium, JUnit, TestNG, VBScript, TOAD 3.5, SQL Server 2008 & Oracle SQL.

Confidential, Atlanta, GA

Technical Lead


  • Leading the testing team in offshore.
  • Responsible for overall project test planning and deliverables.
  • Creating Test Approaches, Reviews and approve Test Cases & Scripts.
  • Scheduling and managing the execution of the Systems Integration Tests.
  • Serves as liaison between PLM and Project co-coordinators.
  • Providing the excellent frame work design for the automation.
  • Automating test cases by creating QTP, Shell/Perl scripts for testing the application.
  • Test planning for manual and automated coverage for each releases and regression cycles.
  • Working closely with the development team to prioritize the defect fixes.
  • Generate weekly metrics and submit weekly status reports to the management.

Environment: QTP, VBScript, Shell Script, PERL Script, Oracle SQL, WinSCP, Redmine & Perforce.

Confidential, Chicago, IL

Automation Testing Lead & Functional Tester

Environment: QTP, UNIX, Shell Scripts, Perl Scripts, Java Scripts DB2, Soap UI, winSCPBeyond Compare and Granger SQL.


  • Analysing business and system requirements to create Test Plans.
  • Conducting regular meetings with Dev team to analyze the defects and fix the priority for the critical defects.
  • Interacting with client to get the clear understanding of requirements and for the issues when reported in production.
  • Participating in all project meetings and represent the testing team.
  • Tracking defects and documenting the reported defects for future reference.
  • Providing testing estimation if being required by management.
  • Scheduling weekly status meetings with Onshore & Offshore QA Team and developing testing metrics.
  • By manual and automated testing to ensure the high quality delivery of solutions.
  • Leading the Automation Team in offshore.
  • POC analysis and report generation.
  • Providing the excellent frame work design for the automation.
  • Creating automation scripts for the various applications for the project.
  • Automating Test cases by creating QTP, Shell/Perl scripts for testing the application.
  • Preparing Test Plan for all the automation Projects.
  • Prepared & Reviewed User guide documents.
  • Acting as spokes person for the offshore team with clients
  • Coordinating with different vendors like Cap Gemini, Saksoft, Intelenet
  • Worked on change requests
  • Lead the call from offshore and work with Onsite clients on the prioritization of work
  • Conducting Weekly Status call
  • Working closely with development, project management, and other relevant teams in discovering, defining and developing features in custom solutions, giving recommendations and feedbacks based on broad and deep product knowledge and understanding of customers' key business requirements.

Environment: Linux, DB2, IBM Build Forge, SoapUI, QTP & LoadRunner


Manual and Functional Tester


  • Responsible for giving hot fixes at client's environment by understanding the criticality of issue.
  • Created linked servers in CITRIX.
  • Created ODBC connections, Assigning Roles to the users as a part of Security Policies for various categories of users.
  • Backup and Restoration of scripts and Tables.
  • Scripts deliver to all the servers, like testing & Online.
  • Report design creation.
  • Installation and configuration of report portal.
  • Unit Testing & Functional Testing
  • Bug Fixing for different versions of BT Reports.
  • Communication with onshore people for clarification of issues.
  • Preparing release and user guide documents.

Environment: QTP, UNIX, Shell Script, CSS, XML, HTML & MySQL


Manual and Functional Tester

Environment: Web application, UNIX, Shell Script, PERL 5.8.0, MySql 5.0


  • Involved in requirements gathering, application development & Testing.
  • Involved in Test Plan creation
  • Writing Test Cases based on functional and technical requirements.
  • Developed automation scripts and scheduled the jobs on Cron.
  • Unit Testing, Functional Testing & System Testing.
  • Communication with onshore people for clarification of issues.
  • Executing manual and automated test cases
  • Testing the functionality of application and its interfaces with other systems.
  • Preparing release and user guide documents.

Environment: JSP, MySql, UNIX, Shell Script, Viking Image Entry Tool

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