manual and automation tester resume example with 4+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary
  • Seasoned IT Professional with over 4+ years of work experience in Information Technology focusing on Software Quality Assurance (SQA) and Manual and Automation Testing.
  • Software QA tester with full system development lifecycle experience, including designing, developing, and implementing test plans, test cases and test processes fuelling swift corrective actions, significant cost savings and fault-free audits.
  • Hands-on technology professional accustomed to working in complex, project-based environments. Multifaceted experience in QA software testing, software development and user-acceptance testing.
  • Backed by strong credentials including a computer science degree, advanced command of various testing suites, agile methodologies, and monitoring tools; and cross-platform skills in Windows, Linux and Unix.
  • Expertise in Test Management, Defect Tracking, Quality Assurance (QA) with a wide variety of projects and environments.
  • Extensive experience working with Test-Driven (TDD), Data-Driven (DDT), Behavior-Driven (BDD) test framework by using Gherkin language syntax to achieve Cucumber implementation.
  • Expert in developing Behavior Driven Development (BDD). Developed Scenarios, Scenario outlines, Feature files and Step definitions and generated HTML reports.
  • Solid knowledge of JAVA OOP and experience in developing Selenium WebDriver/Appium test automation frameworks integrating TestNG, JUnit, Cucumber and Maven build tools.
  • Experienced in implementing the Page Object Model (POM) by creating elements for each page object and reusing all the objects in various scripts.
  • Quick learner with good analytical and problem-solving skills, motivated to succeed with desire to tackle challenging problems.
  • Able to learn quickly and independently to understand the technical aspects of products in sufficient detail so the test results can be analysed and problems isolated.
  • Used Git as version control, GitHub and Bitbucket as code repository and Code Collaborator to manage code reviews.
  • Worked closely with Business Analysts and Developers to review test requirements.
  • Strong analytical, interpersonal, communication, test coordination, problem solving and decision-making skills.
Work History
Manual and Automation Tester, 05/2021 to Current
Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc.Mobile, AL,
  • Designed and Developed Test Plan and Test Scripts based on BRD and User Stories
  • Extensively involved in all stages of testing life cycle, Test Driven Development methodologies, Software Development Life cycle (SDLC) using Waterfall, Agile methodologies
  • Analysed business requirements and user experience goals to develop test plans and test cases
  • Reviewed programming code for errors, resolving production launch
  • Performed quality reviews of design documentation to ensure compliance with project plan scope and requirements
  • Developed an automated test framework for evaluating web application products
  • Involved in functional testing, black box testing, negative testing, compatibility testing, and recovery testing
  • Developed test code in Java language using Eclipse, IDE and TestNG framework
  • Configured Selenium Web Driver, TestNG, Maven tool and created selenium automation scripts in java using TestNG prior to agile release
  • Experienced to run tests in the cloud different browser platform, operating system for automated and manual testing of desktop and mobile applications using Selenium, Appium and JavaScript unit testing frameworks
  • Experience in Back-end testing, data validation, Database testing using SQL queries
  • Involved in validating functional, Integration and Regression test suites using Selenium, Cucumber and the request and response of the Web Services (SOA) through SOAPUI
  • Integrated with Continuous Integration tools Jenkins for running test on nightly basis automatically
  • Automated testing for Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD) pipelines, and provides plugin integrations with the CI platform Jenkins
  • Wrote and executed SQL Queries and Joins, Group By clause, having clause etc
  • To validate the data
  • Technical Environment: SOAPUI, Selenium , WebDriver, Java, TestNG, Jenkins, BDD, Cucumber, Maven, JMeter, SOAPUI, XML, Quality Center, GIT, SQL Server, AWS, Postman
Manual and Automation Tester, 12/2020 to 03/2021
Aetna/CVS PharmacyCity, STATE,
  • In Agile environment, attended daily stand-up meetings, reviewed user stories
  • Analyzed the business requirements document, created the detailed test design for new functionality
  • Conducted Smoke Testing, Functional Testing, Exploratory Testing, end to end Testing, Regression Testing and User Acceptance Testing
  • Performed Front end and Back-end testing of all the Modules using Manual as well as Automation Testing techniques
  • Wrote and executed SQL queries and Joins, Group By clause, having clause etc
  • To validate the data
  • Filed and tracked the defects using Jira
  • Proficient in creating Micro services Test suite using SoapUI Pro, Postman and automated Web Service projects using rest-assured
  • Created selenium automation scripts in Java using TestNG framework and page object model (POM) and Configured Web Driver, Maven tool
  • Developed automated tests in partnership with developers for continuous regression testing and reducing manual testing and developed custom libraries for automation using Selenium, Java, Cucumber
  • Followed Agile/Scrum Methodologies for all the project activities
  • Technical Environment: SOAPUI, Selenium, Jenkins, BDD, Cucumber, Maven, JMeter, SOAPUI, XML, Quality Center, GIT, SQL Server, AWS, Postman
Manual and Automation Tester, 11/2019 to 10/2020
VerizonCity, STATE,
  • Developed automation test applications, and executed unit, integration, system, user acceptance, and regression testing
  • Performed testing processes like Test Planning and Defect Management and involved in Manual, Regression, User Acceptance Testing and Performance
  • Participated in design and requirement analysis discussion
  • Extensively worked in Agile environments with Scrum Methodologies
  • Experienced in Test Activities including Requirement Analysis, Test Effort Estimation, Test Planning and Defect Management
  • Experienced in validation of data and identifying the data mismatch and testing in Date Warehouse
  • Created Test Plan and Strategy for releases
  • Tracked and reported the defects using Jira
  • Worked over various billing streams to check the customer order with the effective dates and with next bill summary for the estimation
  • Used the Verizon tools to check the billing like, Order Investigation Tool, MTAS Billing and Doc Portal for the prod validations and internal validations
  • Created scenarios and test cases for functional testing and non-functional testing in different domains
  • Experienced in Back-End testing to ensure data consistency of front-end by writing and executing SQL queries on the relational databases per business logic for data validation
  • Used Toad to connect to Oracle database to validate data that was populated by ETL applications
  • Experienced in automation and created Frameworks for Rest APIs/UI Test Automation using Selenium, Java, TestNG and Rest Assured
  • Performed defect reporting using tracking tools like Quality Center (now HP ALM) and Jira
  • Participated in QA weekly meetings and various other meetings and discussed enhancement and modification request issues and defects in the applications
  • Technical Environment: Agile, Java, Selenium, Appium, Jenkins, Oracle, Cucumber, XPath, Data Driven and Key Word Driven Frameworks, Windows
Test Automation Developer, 03/2018 to 11/2019
Nationwide InsuranceCity, STATE,
  • Analyzed Business Requirement Documents and Technical Specification document and developed test plan and test cases for testing the application
  • Involved in Scrum Process based on Project Planning, Test Planning and coordinating on all SDLC phases
  • Designed Automation Test Cases and implemented Hybrid Test Automation Framework and Page Object Model using Selenium WebDriver
  • Performed Sanity testing, Smoke testing and Regression testing thoroughly using Continuous Integration tool Jenkins
  • Developed Test Scripts to implement Test Cases, Test Scenarios, and features for Behavior Driven Development (BDD) and Test-Driven Development (TDD)
  • Created Cucumber BDD framework and Automated BDD scenarios in Eclipse using JavaScript
  • Used Selenium WebDriver and implemented TestNG to run parallel testing by creating Groups and categorizing test cases
  • Used Selenium APIs such as take Screenshot for failed test cases, select for selecting multiple values from list, Action for various key and mouse event, with different Locators like XPath, CSS, id, Link text and name
  • Utilized Quality Centre (QC) as a test management and defect tracking tool
  • Validated the API calls and data for user interface by using Postman, Restful Services and Soap UI
  • Experienced with Source Version Tool Git and involved in testing performance of the application using JMeter
  • Performed Web Services testing with SOAP UI by validating request and response for XML QNE JSON files
  • Used Maven as a build tool to manage dependencies and used Jenkins as Continuous Integration Server to run Automated Test Suites
  • Created Jenkins Pipelines for continuous integration of testing scripts and maintained the existing ones and schedule the Jenkins jobs to run them daily
  • Used Jenkins to trigger build for every code commit made to the GitHub using web hooks
  • Created Splunk dashboards, maintained already existing ones and integrated Splunk with Jenkins to show the overall failed and successful Jenkins jobs on Splunk Dashboard
  • Created performance test plan design and test case design, environment setup for performance testing in JMeter and LoadRunner and Blazed Meter
  • Developed and executed SQL Queries to verify the proper insertion, deletion and updates into the database
  • Actively participated in daily Agile Scrum meetings and involved in Iteration Planning
  • Ensured the best user experience by focusing on the quality and integrity of an application for requirement specifications, business logic, user experience and system end-to-end validation
  • Performed ADA testing for visually implanted users
  • Worked closely with TADs team to identify opportunities for improvement and aligning with the IT standards at Nationwide
  • Technical Environment: Agile Methodology, Eclipse IDE, Selenium WebDriver, Java, TestNG, Jenkins, BDD, Cucumber, Maven, JMeter, SOAPUI, XML, Quality Center, GIT, SQL Server, Windows, ADA.
Skill summary
  • SQA Testing & Methodologies
  • Test Plans, Cases & Processes
  • Functional Requirements
  • Scripting & Documentation
  • Regression & Negative Testing
  • Data Interface & Migration Testing
  • Performance/Load/Stress Testing
  • Testing Automation
  • Defect/Bug Tracking
  • Test Strategies & Coverage.

Test Approaches:

  • Waterfall, Agile/Scrum, SDLC, STLC, Bug/Defect Life Cycle.

Programming Languages:

  • Java, SQL, Gherkin

Testing Tools:

  • Selenium WebDriver/RC/IDE/Grid, HP Quality Centre, UFT/QTP, JMeter, Cucumber, SOAP UI.

Defect Tracking Tools:

  • Jira, HP Quality Center, ALM, IBM RTC, RRC


  • Maven


  • Hybrid, Page Object Model (POM), Data Driven, Keyword Driven, Cucumber, BDD/TDD

Continuous Integration Tool:

  • Jenkins


  • SQL Server, MS-Access, Oracle

Web Technologies:

  • HTML, CSS, XML, JavaScript, XPATH

Operating System:

  • Windows XP, 7,8,10 & Server 2003, Mobile Testing Android, iOS

Management Tool:

  • Microsoft Project, Microsoft Office (Word and Excel), Microsoft PowerPoint, MS Access
Master’s Degree: , Expected in 2016 to Southern Arkansas University - , Arkansas
Bachelor’s Degree: , Expected in 2013 to JNTUH - Hyderabad,

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