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Sr. Performance/automation Engineer Resume


  • Senior Information Technology Engineer specializing in application/web development, quality assurance testing, automation design and framework architecture, process integration and database management capable of providing services to various lines of business including, web, media, financial, insurance and healthcare industries while adhering to strict industry compliance rules and regulations.
  • Implementing Quality Assurance processes and methodologies to minimize application issues
  • Using traceability metrics to link manual/automated test cases to user requirements and issues
  • Documenting and reporting test progress, analysis and statistics
  • Conducting status meetings with team members and delegating testing responsibilities
  • Managing project issues with defect - tracking databases such as Quality Center
  • Preparing manual test plans and test case documents
  • Coordinating testing efforts with off-shore QA teams within Agile environments
  • Estimating and budgeting Quality Assurance labor effort and resource requirements
  • Coordinating the Quality Assurance lifecycle with the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Conducting functional regression and performance tests on various application types
  • Architecting and implementing customized Automation Test Frameworks and processes
  • Utilizing enterprise-level software testing tools to automate functional regression tests
  • Employing Business Process Testing (BPT) to develop reusable business flows for testing
  • Building custom APIs to interface with test tools and SQL databases
  • Providing Quality Center/ALM support, customization and administration
  • Gathering network architecture and usage statistics necessary for performance test planning
  • Advanced scripting using descriptive programming, XML/HTML DOM, .ASP and ADO Objects
  • Primarily utilizing HP LoadRunner to develop performance test scripts
  • Managing test cycles, schedules and resources using ALM Performance Center
  • Using HP SiteScope to manage CPU and Memory monitors on application and web servers
  • Utilizing Login VSI to monitor performance of virtual environments
  • Scripting with HTTP, Web Services, AJAX, Citrix and Terminal Emulator protocols
  • Engaging with application developers and server administrators to configure test environments
  • Identifying potential application or security risks that may impact service level agreements
  • Analyzing and correlating raw test data and server statistics to identify performance bottlenecks
  • Preparing detailed analysis reports of application and network performance


Environments: UNIX/Linux, .NET, Java

Languages: Java, C, C#, VB, VBScript, .ASP, SQL, HTML, XML, JavaScript, PHP, JSON, Python

Applications: Office, Visual Studio, SoapUI, TOAD, Oracle SQL Developer, Sybase Query Analyzer

Network & Server Tools: HP LoadRunner, Microsoft SMS, NetOp, VMWare

Project Management: MS-Sharepoint, MS-Project, Visio

Testing: HP LoadRunner, QuickTest Pro/UFT, WinRunner, Quality Center/ALM, Login VSI

Databases: Oracle 11i, Sybase, MySQL, Access, Microsoft SQL Server, MongoDB

ERP/SOA: Oracle, SAP 4.6/ECC 5.0/ECC 6.0, Portal Infranet



Sr. Performance/Automation Engineer


  • Architecting and maintaining customized hybrid automation frameworks using QTP/UFT
  • Using Java, VBS, .ASP and Javascript to build custom classes, methods, functions and custom APIs
  • Leading a team of onshore and offshore resources to ensure business requirements are being met
  • Performing administrator tasks for virtual environment using VMWare vCenter
  • Creating custom workloads for virtual environment performance testing using Login VSI
  • Conducting performance tests using numerous protocols (HTTP, Web Services, Radius, AJAX)
  • Measuring and monitoring performance of various authentication methods using HP LoadRunner
  • Testing SSO integration with various security protocols such as SAML and 2-way SSL
  • Analyzing performance measures (i.e., TPS, Transaction Response Time) to isolate issues
  • Working with engineers to automate repeatable tasks using custom Java classes
  • Understanding system/network architecture and usage statistics to meet service level agreements
  • Configuring numerous servers as well as system and network monitors in HP Sitescope
  • Converting QTP/UFT automation framework to Selenium using Python
  • Working with Unix administrators to obtain additional server measures and statistics
  • Preparing and presenting detailed analysis reports to senior-management
  • Interfacing with numerous project managers daily for updates on project deliverables


Sr. Automation Engineer


  • Designed and implemented a cross-platform hybrid-model framework to improve automation test development efforts and provide greater test coverage and traceability
  • Authored numerous documents outlining and detailing automation strategy and coding standards
  • Implemented a method for prioritizing automation candidates based on return on investment (ROI)
  • Developed and analyzed LoadRunner performance test scripts for various web protocols, including HTML/Web, web service testing, Microsoft Silverlight, Adobe Flash/Flex
  • Performed various Quality Center administration duties including upgrades, implementation, user administration and module customizations
  • Maintained and updated source code for a C#-based application designed to create custom test data
  • Developed automation scripts using VBS/.ASP and ADO objects
  • Generated and customized HIPAA 4010/5010 Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) X12 files using Informatica B2B Data Transformation tool
  • Coordinated with project managers, system engineers, application developers and 3rd-party vendors to determine performance goals
  • Determined test strategies based on business requirements, usage statistics, and system architecture
  • Utilized LoadRunner resource monitors to identify performance bottlenecks
  • Analyzed test results and prepared detailed analysis reports

Environment: Windows, .NET, Ruby On Rails Java, HTML, XML, Web Services


QA Automation Engineer (Consultant)


  • Built custom automation functions, libraries and scripts using advanced VBS scripting
  • Developed more portable automated QTP test scripts using descriptive programming
  • Created functions to use custom object maps in place of standard QTP object repository
  • Participated in code reviews to ensure test scripts met client’s coding standards
  • Used BPT to build business components for numerous SAP transactions codes
  • Facilitated testing of eSignature upgrade in Quality Center for CFR 21 Part 11 compliance

Environment: Windows, .NET, Java, HTML, XML, SAP ECC 6.0


Quality Assurance Consultant


  • Created QA test templates for manual and automated performance and regression test efforts
  • Managed Quality Assurance test scope and test schedule of local and overseas QA team
  • Implemented QuickTest Pro 9.5 and LoadRunner 9.1 to create and execute automated tests
  • Used LoadRunner’s WinSock protocol to script secure client-server transactions
  • Conducted QA presentations and feasibility studies based on experience with different tools
  • Prepared technical documents, user guides, release notes and performance test reports
  • Provided numerous improvement to client’s local and overseas Quality Assurance model

Environment: Windows, .NET, Apache MINA, C#, HTML, XML, Server 2003

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