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Sr. Qa Engineer Resume

San Diego, CA


  • Certified CSTE test engineer with seventeen years of experience on all levels of PLC/SDLC test operation, included design and documentation of test process, creation of test plan/use case, development of automation framework/test suite, draft of comprehensive bug reports/test status/release report and transition training for sustaining team after product delivery.
  • Working knowledge of Agile Scrum and Waterfall methodologies.
  • Extensive experience in development of highly effective and user friendly test procedures for front/back end, functional, system, REST API testing on UNIX, LINUX and Windows platform.
  • Hands - on experience in configuration and installation of Unix/Linux OS, IO and network equipment.
  • Familiar with Amazon EC2, vSphere and vCenter and ESXi cluster configuration and deployment.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in OSI TCP/IP and cyber security testing tools.
  • Experienced in leading multiple internal and outsource teams across multiple geographic locations.


  • Unix/ Linux(Embedded/Server), Windows desktop, vSphere, vCenter, ESXi
  • Java, Python, Unix Shell, Perl, PowerShell, VBScript, Batch file
  • MongoDB, CouchDB, Hadoop Big Data, MySQL, MS SQL, Teradata Warehouse
  • Pytest, TestNG, Maven, Junit, Selenium/WebDriver, QTP, Appium, REST Assured
  • JIRA, Perforce, Crucible, Git, Jenkins, Perforce, Quality Center, Eclipse, PyCharm.
  • Wireshark, Packet Tracer, Fidler, Splunk, Burp Suite


Sr. QA Engineer

Confidential, San Diego, CA


  • Designed and built QA system from scratch to test the company's voice biometrics security platform and its distributed web services system.
  • Spearheaded the test operation in all product stages from test plan/case design to implementation to go no-go decision.
  • Participated in developers' code review using Jira, Stash, Bitbucket and Git.
  • Designed and implemented highly effective automated test suites that enabled the one person QA team to test applications developed by thirteen developers.
  • The test suites were implemented using Shell, Perl, Python and Pytest that covered back-end, REST API, SDK, database(CouchDB) testing.
  • Created cyber security test cases and scripts using Burp Suite and Java, performed security test, analyzed and reported the severity of vulnerabilities.

Sr. Test Engineer

Confidential, San Diego, CA


  •  The testing focused on the data paths between Teradata Data Warehouse, Hadoop Big Data, Aster Discovery Analytic and a variety of associated products.
  • Planned, defined test metrics and created test cases and scripts using Shell, Java and VMWare build-in functions.
  • Integrated test scripts into the existing automation test framework(written in Java).
  • Configured, maintained and deployed QA private cloud (using vSphere and vCenter and ESXi clusters) to ensure reliable test environment for the remote team.
  • Acted as a liaison among engineering, support and product management groups.

Test Automation Lead

Confidential San Diego, CA


  • Led the QA test automation effort for Enterprise Web Performance Monitoring and Load Testing Service product(Java code base), defined test automation architecture and requirements.
  • The automation initiatives covered all aspects of testing, including front/backend, API, database, functional, system, regression, release and acceptance test.
  • Developed test automation using Java, Selenium/Web Driver, TestNG and Jenkins. Streamlined the process by designing the test suites command line triggered that were easy for junior test engineers to use and could be scheduled to execute nightly for continuous integration testing.
  • Worked hand in hand with developers, sales, product management, DevOps and release deployment teams.
  • Actively participated in the investigation and troubleshooting of customer service tickets.
  • Provided customers with solutions (JavaScript and Selenium), and followed up closely to ensure customer satisfaction.

Sr. Software Engineer in Test

Confidential, San Diego, CA


  • Derived test plan, use case, test specification from product documents.
  • Configured systems to meet test requirements. Developed test automation scripts, performed manual and automated tests.
  • Collected, analyzed and reported test data, status and defects. Advised for test go/no-go. Authored FAQ documents.
  • Provided training and prepared document for test transition to Sustaining teams.
  • FMA (Fault Management Architecture) back end test suites (using Unix Shell, Perl, Expect) that were designed to strategically inject software errors to simulate hardware faults that most of the injections would trigger system panics.
  • The test suites were designed to automatically resume testing when the system recovered from panics without human intervention.
  • The test suites effectively reduced execution time from ten days to two days.
  • Promoted for initiating and managing a process to tackle a large backlog of unresolved Fault Management for Service Processor (FMSP) issues using in house defect management tools.
  • Effectively resolved over five hundreds of change request tickets in three months without compromise of the quality of other parallel assignments.
  • The process involved continuous collaboration with program managers, developers, testers and other project coordinators who were from multiple cross functional teams in US, Ireland, India and China.

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