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Sr Qa Engineer Resume

Rockville, MD


  • Senior QA Automation Test Engineer with about 8 years of experience in testing activities like defining test methodologies and strategies, test planning, writing test cases, test execution, bug logging and test status reporting.
  • Experience in design, architecture and development of software test automation solutions based on software development/release requirements of web - based and client server applications as an Automation Test Engineer and as a Manual Tester.
  • Over these years, I have worked on Various Domains like Tele-communications, Insurance and Health Care sectors. Worked Closely with Dev Team, BA Teams in providing Quality Output.
  • Expertise in Entire Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and Test Development Life Cycle (TDLC) in Agile and waterfall environments.
  • Experience in reviewing and analyzing business requirements and writing detailed test plans, scenarios, test cases, test scripts and test reports for Manual and Automation Testing
  • Maintained Selenium & JAVA automation code and resource in source controls SVN, GitHub, over the time for improvements and new features.
  • Experience with load/performance tools like JMeter and Load Runner .
  • Good experience in OOPs using Core Java and extensively used classes, objects, data structures, Inheritance, Polymorphism, Exception Handling, Packages, Collections.
  • Experience in finding web elements using locators like ID, Name, XPath, CSS Selector, Link Text, Partial Link Text, Attributes, and Tags.
  • Expertise in Selenium automation of web applications using Selenium WebDriver, Selenium Grid, JAVA, TestNG, Maven .
  • Proficient in using Appium to develop Automation testing scripts for Mobile and client-server applications . Worked on Appium for App testing (Android/ IOS) . Developed Appium Scripts for Native, The Web and Hybrid Android/IOS Apps using Java.
  • Designed, implemented automation frameworks Test-driven development, Keyword Driven framework, Data Driven framework, Hybrid framework and POM Framework.
  • Using Cucumber developed Features, Scenarios, and Step Definitions for Behavior Driven Development (BDD).
  • Experience in Selenium synchronizations with conditional (Implicit, Explicit) unconditional wait statements.
  • Implemented action class in selenium to handle mouse and keyboard actions.
  • Configured application framework by processing Excel spreadsheets using Apache POI.
  • Experience in UI testing by using Fire bug, Fire Path, running scripts, debugging scripts in a different environment, Extracting Test results, Cross browser testing, and data validation.
  • Handled Pop-ups with Selenium using Alert methods and multiple windows in selenium using get window handles method.
  • Experienced in Web Services testing using SOAPUI tool and Validated request and response SOAP and RESTful Web service calls.
  • Experience in executing the test scripts parallel using TestNG.
  • Expertise in Grouping of Test Cases, Test Methods and Test Suites for Regression and Functional testing using the TestNG annotations like Groups, Parameter, Data Provider.
  • Implemented Page Factory Model in the data-driven framework.
  • Performed Continuous Integration of code and scripts using Jenkins and triggered the Continuous Delivery process using Jenkins build jobs.
  • Extensive experience in developing automation test scripts using Selenium WebDriver/RC/IDE/Grid, JUnit/TestNG, ANT, Maven, Jenkins, Cucumber.
  • Expertise in using testing frameworks like TestNG and created tests using different annotations like @BeforeSuite, @BeforeMethod.
  • Pro cient in handling the SSL Certificate error using desired capabilities in the entire web Browsers.
  • Experience in working with Selenium Grid which is a part of the Selenium Suite to specialize on running multiple tests across different browsers, operating systems, and machines in parallel.
  • Experience in Parallel Execution of Multiple Tests at a time in different environments.
  • Experience in working with logging framework Log4j written in Java to store the flow details of Selenium Automation in a file or databases.
  • Experienced in testing Back-End layer by writing SQL queries and generating reports to ensure Data Integrity and validate business rules.
  • Expertise in documenting defects with the high level of detail, accuracy, and informative recreation steps using Quality Center, JIRA, Rally, Bugzilla etc.
  • Expertise in types of testing like Automation testing, Manual testing, Integration testing, System testing, Black Box Testing, Smoke testing, Regression testing, Load testing, Performance testing and Functional testing.
  • Involved in team activities with developers and project managers during scrum and release cycles. Always played a key role in timely delivery of the product.
  • Excellent analytical skills with excellent communications and self-organizing skills, assertive and a committed team player.


Project Methodologies: Agile, Waterfall

Testing Tools: Selenium WebDriver, Selenium Grid, Selenium RC, Selenium IDE, TestNG, JUnit, Log4j, Extent Reports, Cucumber, SoapUI, SOAP, REST, QTP/UTF, Protractor, Karma, Jasmine, Appium, JMeter

Defect Tracking & Defect Management Tools: JIRA, Rally, Version1, ALM, HP Quality Center, Bugzilla, Test Direct

Frameworks: Behavior Driven, Test Driven, Keyword Driven, Data Driven, Hybrid Driven, Page Object Model (POM)

Test Build & Integration Tools: Maven, ANT, Jenkins

Programming Tools: JAVA, C#, Python, JavaScript, Gherkin, JSON

Database tools: SQL Server, MySQL, Oracle, TOAD

Markup Languages: HTML, CSS, XML

Platform Compatibility: Windows 7/8, UNIX, LINUX, Mac OS

Web Browsers: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari, Opera

MS Office Tools: Outlook, MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Access

Version Control tools: SVN and GIT

Spy Tools: Firebug, Fire Path, Xpath

IDE tools: Eclipse IDE, NetBeans


Confidential, Rockville, MD

Sr QA Engineer


  • Involved in SDLC Phases- Requirements Analysis, Test Case Development, System Testing, Regression and Conducted End to End and Black box testing .
  • Gathered business process requirements to automate and achieve those objectives.
  • Actively participated in requirement gathering from end Users , Responsible for writing functional Specifications and design documents .
  • Interacted with developers and business Users to communicate the defects and actively participated in replicating the bugs and performed regression testing using JIRA on the process of Agile methodology.
  • Created workflow rules, approval process and defined actions like Tasks, Email alerts, outbound message and Field updates.
  • Used Firebug, Fire Path to debug, edit and locate the objects based on ID, Name, XPath, CSS Selector, Link, Partial Link, Attributes, and Tags.
  • Created and executed Test Data using SQL and wrote SQL queries for back-end testing.
  • Configured Test Cases to receive input Test Data Sets for the corresponding test cases using TestNG Data Provider Annotation.
  • Used Maven Performed continuous integration of code and scripts using Jenkins. Configured and launched builds using Jenkins jobs and analyzed the Test Results from Jenkins UI.
  • Designed Hybrid Appium Test Automation framework , Page Object Model for Mobile application (Android/ iOS apps).
  • Involved in developing the automation script for Mobile Native applications (iOS, Android) using Appium, Java .
  • Tested Mobile Applications using various devices, Emulators , and Simulators (such as XCode, iOS simulator and Eclipse emulator).
  • Involved in Web Services Testing using SOAPUI with REST to create and execute automated functional, regression, compliance, and load tests.
  • Used JMeter extensively to create performance test and integrated test to Continuous integration using JMeter-Maven Plugins.
  • Implemented TDD (Test Driven Development), BDD (Behavior Driven Development), using Cucumber and Java.
  • Developed Selenium test cases using JUnit framework .
  • Developed Maven Build scripts to run Sanity Test scripts developed in Selenium WebDriver .
  • Modification and execution of Test Case Scripts (Java-Selenium WebDriver) in Eclipse IDE , the design of automation test framework .
  • Integrated Automation scripts ( Selenium WebDriver API ) in Continuous Integration tools (Jenkins) for a nightly batch run of the Script.
  • Provided best practices and customizations with required to SDLC.
  • Performed UI testing , Database testing after reviewing the story cards and database diagram.
  • Testing web applications execute cross-browser compatibility testing.
  • Involved in Designing & developing data driven framework using Selenium Web Driver , Testing and implemented Java Mail to send the regression result automatically.
  • Worked closely with development and project management teams for effective defect management and verify resolved bugs and track enhancements made to the product.
  • Reported the bugs, Email notifications to the developers using JIRA.
  • Worked with the developers to reproduce the bugs and to resolve usability issues during UAT .
  • Created Regression Document to track and report testing activities during each phase of testing, including testing results, test case coverage, required resources, logged defects and their status, performance baselines.

Environment: Web Driver, BDD, Maven, SOAP, Cucumber, Eclipse, SQL, Java, JIRA, UAT, Junit, TestNG, JMeter, Firebug, XPath and Jenkins.

Confidential, ME

QA Analyst


  • Participated in Kick off meetings and Walk through meetings with Development, Business and another QA Team.
  • Involved in Test Planning, writing Test Scenarios and various other quality-tracking reports.
  • Used Team Foundation Server for creating test cases, tracking defects.
  • Used Selenium WebDriver, Eclipse IDE, Maven, SVN, Jenkins to create automation regression suite.
  • Created functional testing automation scripts for all the modules in Selenium WebDriver using Java and TestNG framework.
  • Responsible for implementation of Hybrid Test Automation Framework build using Data driven and Modular.
  • Involved in testing Web Services using SOAP and REST. Installed, configured SOAP UI to test web services using WSDL/WADL files.
  • Validating XML/JSON requests and responses in SOAP Messages.
  • Knowledge of SQL (MS SQL Server) for database verification checks and validations.
  • Executing the Regression scripts and sending Test Summary Reports to client on daily basis.
  • Writing and maintaining bugs and test cases in JIRA.
  • Involved in defect review meeting, Tracking &, Maintaining Defects and testing the fixes.
  • Well-versed with Agile-Scrum methodologies and involved in creating daily burn down charts.

Environment: MS SQL Server, Windows, Selenium WebDriver, Java, TestNG, Maven, SVN, Jenkins, Eclipse, JIRA, SoapUI Pro, XML, JSON.


Software Test Engineering Associate


  • Gathered requirements and application information from Business Analyst and developed Test Scenarios &test cases.
  • Conducted Test Scenario walkthrough with Onsite/Offshore development team and with Business.
  • Tested the application manually prior to the automation
  • Prepared the Test data for testing and establish traceability matrix to requirements.
  • Tested SOAP web services through developing automated test scripts.
  • Maintained and integrated manual Regression test cases to Quick Test Professional using requirements those were gathered from Quality Center’s Requirements module.
  • Involved in improving testing efficiency by preparing and executing Batch tests using
  • Performed Functional testing using Quick Test Pro extensively used Checkpoints for object, text, table and pages.
  • Defects were tracked, reviewed, analyzed and compared using Quality Center.
  • Responsible for Functional, Regression testing and User Acceptance Testing.
  • Interacted with developers to report software bugs and re-tested the fixed issues.
  • Collaboration with development and other QA on test execution.
  • Coordinated with higher-level management daily regarding status on the execution of Test Cases (How many Test Cases failed/pass, status of the site).
  • Developed synchronization points to solve anticipated timing problems between the test and the application.
  • Coordinated with Program Managers in chartering project metrics and workflows, test plan and strategies for software
  • Conducted weekly status update meetings with Project manager to discuss the status of Projects and involved Implementation plan for production


Software Testing Engineer


  • Prepared and updated Manual and Automation test cases.
  • Involved in writing, reviewing and executing functional test cases
  • Converted Manual Test cases to Automation scripts.
  • Handled the Team and assigning the Task for both Manual and Automation.
  • Identified the test cases needs to be automated
  • Prepared Functionality Matrix for assigning task during Regression.
  • Participated in Core Team. Get updates on Business standards and update the Product Quality for every week.


Software Testing Analyst


  • Interacting with Business Analyst to understand Business needs
  • Participant in Daily Stand-ups, Spring meeting, analyze the changes in new build and update it accordingly
  • Used to assign tickets assigned and get updates from the team end of the day
  • Make testing team to understand the requirement, Co-ordination & support them.
  • Bug fixing, live issues, Reproducing the Bug.
  • Send Weekly status report and send Deployment mail by updating the Release notes.
  • Participating in the deployment process and once it is done used to give demo to the Business Analyst


Software Testing Intern


  • Reviewed the test cases
  • Involved in writing functional test cases
  • Involved in executing the test cases
  • Conducted smoke testing for the new build
  • Identified the Defects & tracked the defects in Mantis.
  • Interacted with development team for issue clarifications

Environment: ORACLE, MS Excel, MS Power Point, IE, FireFox.

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