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Software Specialist Resume

Sterling, VA


  • Testing Professional with 16+ years of experience
  • Functional testing and test planning (test plans, test strategy)
  • Automation testing using Selenium - Java, QTP
  • Comfortable backend testing on Oracle 10g/ 11g, Aurora DB, Mysql, Postgress
  • Software Engineering Practices: Hp Quality Center, Atlassian JIRA
  • Insurance (Recent: Retail Insurance), Health care
  • Overall 16+ years of experience in Testing with 6 years on Automation and 10 years in functional testing
  • Automation: Selenium-Java experience with Cucumber and TestNG frameworks.
  • Automation: QTP experience with data driven framework.
  • Onshore - Offshore Coordination, Reporting, Identify, escalate project level quality issues and risks
  • Experienced in Automation and manual testing for various SDLC phases
  • Experienced in reviewing technical requirements, designing, writing and executing test cases. Participate in root cause Analysis and defect triaging.
  • Domain Experience with Insurance, Retail-Insurance, Healthcare.


Confidential, Sterling, VA

Software Specialist

Environment: Pega, Aurora, Oracle, Node JS, MySql, Java, Selenium Cucumber


  • Maintained Selenium (Cucumber /TestNG) Scripts for Automation
  • Handled a team of Automation Testers, DB testers and Functional testers for Client Migration Project.
  • Validate functionality of the migrated clients works as per the Requirements.
  • Validate Enrollment data works after Client migration.
  • Validate data integrity after Migration.
  • Provide daily and weekly updates to Management about the progress of testing and highlight Risks being encountered.
  • Provide KT to new members joining the team.
  • Automate the migrated clients. Provide KT to Automation team for the new functionalities coming from the migrated clients.
  • Database testing using MySql, Validating DB entries.
  • Validate Payment records and process it end to end through DAX (Payment Gateway)
  • Manage Integration testing between multiple teams.
  • Provide QA Approval for every release going to production based on regression of existing clients and changes specific to the release.


QA Analyst

Environment: Pega, Aurora, Oracle, Node JS, MySql, Java, QTP, Selenium


  • Automation testing using Selenium Test NG framework and QTP Data driven framework
  • Testing various Releases for Pega 6.2, Pega 7.0 based CCR application
  • Pega based Applications Testing ownership.
  • Changing the Roles and testing the application for various levels of access in PEGA PRPC tool.
  • Setting up Workgroup, Workbaskets and skills
  • SOAP UI based testing through Fidler and Pega Interface.
  • Results Validation using Clipboard and Simulation using Update Page.
  • Decision Rules and tables testing.
  • Https Request Run and Verification for Web services.
  • Verifying the PX, Py results pages in PEGA PRPC tool



Environment: Oracle Forms, Oracle 8G, HP WinRunner, QTP


  • Test various releases of SMART a CRM application build on Oracle 11i.
  • Create Issue Log maintaining Issues found while testing.
  • Perform Back-end testing through TOAD.
  • Maintaining CM release management document.
  • Attending daily and weekly client calls.
  • Worked at Onsite for 24 weeks.
  • Grasp functionality of the modules quickly and perform sanity checks on need basis.
  • Creating test metrics, scheduling, planning, allocating & monitoring the work progress of peers.
  • Sending daily QA releases mails and keeping track of CM’s deployed for QA Testing.
  • Responsible for Automation of Web based Applications.
  • Responsible for Several Major releases end to end testing
  • Creating Test plans, Test cases, reviewing team members test artifacts.
  • Mentoring Team members
  • Matrices creation & maintenance.


Sr. QA Engineer

Environment: Java, Oracle, QTP


  • Conduct Walkthrough of Work Products for internal Clients.
  • Created POC for Conversion of WinRunner scripts to QTP.
  • Facilitate creation of test suite (script batching for execution)
  • Actively involved in all phases of SDLC. Was involved in the project from Requirement Analysis phase to Complete Acceptance testing.
  • Was responsible for Successful and smooth completion of Acceptance Testing.
  • Lead a Team of 8 persons for one of the projects for 18 months.
  • Test effort estimation
  • Test planning and Test documentation review.
  • Part of the Team which created Generic Framework of QTP which can be used for any web based applications automation.


QA Engineer, UAT Tester

Environment: Microsoft Visual Studio, Postgress, Excel


  • Creating, maintaining and executing test cases.
  • Performing Sanity testing on weekly builds.
  • Performance testing using Jmeter.
  • Following up with development and product management team and tracking bugs to closure.
  • Coordinating with team members and assisting the US team lead in scheduling and other team related activities.
  • Preparing weekly reports and team status.
  • Creating documentation explaining product features, which will be useful for giving a head start to new employee.
  • Mentoring new employees
  • Responsible for answering support queries of the customers participating in the product’s beta program.


QA Engineer

Environment: Microsoft Visual Studio, Excel


  • Writing, Executing Test cases.
  • Did Functional Testing.
  • Was involved in Acceptance testing reviews.
  • Maintaining the test cases as changes made in the application.

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