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(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Professional Summary

Motivated Senior Software Engineer in Test (SDET) | Senior QA Automation Engineer professional offering software and quality assurance engineering experience with the expertise necessary to take on dynamic and complex software systems. Fast learner with a dedicated understanding of SDLC methodologies (Agile, DevOps, etc), QA processes, various methods and levels of testing (UI, API, Database, Mobile, etc), and strong knowledge of automation technology (frameworks, tools, best practices, agile delivery, etc) with experience introducing and implementing automated processes into organizations, and the skills to maximize software quality and quality assurance efficiency while learning and adapting technologies to the needs of the business. Banking, Financial, Healthcare, and Governmental industry domain knowledge

  • API Testing: SOAP UI, Postman, Swagger UI
  • Coding / Languages: Java, C++, C#, Groovy, VB .NET, HTML, JSON, XML
  • Cloud: AWS, Azure
  • Database: Oracle, SQL Server, JDBC, MySQL
  • Development Environments: Eclipse, Microsoft Visual Studio
  • DevOps: Bamboo, Jenkins, Maven, Artifactory
  • Mobile Testing: Appium, Browserstack
  • Performance / Load Testing: Blazemeter, JMeter
  • Scripting: Javascript, Python, Ruby, VBscript
  • Test Automation: Selenium, HP QTP, Microfocus UFT, Test NG, JUnit, TDD / BDD, Cucumber, Gherkin, TestComplete, Karate, REST Assured
  • Test Management: JIRA, ALM, TFS
  • Web Development: Angular
  • Version Control: Bitbucket, Gitlab, Git
University of South Carolina Upstate Spartanburg, SC Expected in Bachelor of Arts : Computer Science, Minor in Business - GPA :
, Expected in Six Sigma: Yellow Belt Certification : - GPA :
Work History
Pathai - Senior Software Engineer in Test (SDET)
Boston, MA, 03/2020 - Current
  • Quality Assurance / Test Automation lead for Data Services projects in Enterprise Functional Technology division responsible for establishing multiple automation platforms for project group as well as driving testing activities for numerous types of applications on Agile teams
  • Work with Product owners and attend different ceremonies like Sprint Planning meetings, Scrum, Backlog grooming, Sprint Review and Retrospective
  • Development and delivery of accurate and efficient test scripts (End to End, Smoke, Regression, Functional, Systems Integration) spanning multiple application layers (UI, REST API, WSDL, Database) from business and technical requirements analysis to ensure maximum code coverage and high quality releases
  • Integrate test automation into CI/CD DevOps pipeline and responsible for making sure project testing is optimized for agile delivery of applications
  • Web Service testing (REST API, SOAP, WSDL) (Automated and Manual)
  • Comprehensive test management and documentation (Test Plans, Traceability Matrix Reports, Test Summaries, Defect Reports, etc)
  • Collaborate with product team on functional and technical design specifications of applications to increase overall design quality, usability, and optimization for automated testing
  • Work together with dev team in technical development of UI elements
  • Implement, manage and expand test automation frameworks which are effectively designed to handle specific application requirements, create code repositories, develop reusable libraries, and ensure meaningful logging and reporting structures
  • Convert and migrate pre-existing automation frameworks, scripts, tests, etc to new platforms
  • Establish and execute test automation strategies across multiple application stack layers (UI, REST API, WSDL, and Database) as well as cross browser compatibility web testing
  • Develop tools and utilities to facilitate testing, integrate with different software, and convert data between applications as needed
  • Condition and generate high quality test data and ensure data compliance requirements are met on all levels of test environments
  • Create and execute (automated and manual) database test scripts to confirm data validations, correctness, integrity, data models, etc from different sources in Data Warehouse environment
  • Implement in-sprint test automation strategy (automating user story testing in real time) significantly reducing overall testing time thereby increasing sprint velocity
  • Coordinate activities with remote / distributed / offshore teams
  • Advise teammates on team processes, and procedures as well as being subject matter resource for automated testing, QA best practices, and other technical matters
Barnett Engineering & Signaling Laboratories (Besl) - Senior QA Automation Engineer / SDET
Annapolis, MD, 07/2018 - 03/2020
  • Direct various types of (automated and manual) testing activities, strategies, and execution (End to End, Regression, Functional, etc) on various levels (UI, API, Database, Mobile) for numerous applications and services as well as leading effort to integrate automation objectives into organization
  • Led QA side effort in moving current applications from Microsoft Azure to Amazon Cloud (AWS) platform ensuring highest quality assurance standards were met
  • Collaborate with developers to optimize applications under test for automated testing including technical design of UI elements
  • Developed TDD scripts and BDD scripts with Cucumber as well as define acceptance criteria using Gherkin
  • Configure and integrate automated testing into CI/CD pipeline with DevOps team
  • Technical lead for multiple projects overseeing code repositories, handle code reviews, establish technical standards, develop reusable function libraries, and provide mentorship to other team members
  • Performance testing and Load testing on API and other web service applications
  • Utilize analytics in order to formulate automated testing strategies for web / mobile based software
  • Used Bamboo and Browserstack to execute test scripts periodically and in parallel for different browsers and platforms
  • Carry out in-depth usability testing on Android, iOS and other mobile devices
  • Comprehensive Web Service testing (REST API, SOAP) (Automated and Manual)
  • Perform manual and automated backend testing of applications using SQL, writing queries to confirm correctness of data entered via UI, data manipulation and verification
  • Migrate pre-existing test automation to Behavior driven framework (Cucumber) thereby increasing testing scope substantially and makes automated testing more accessible across wider range of QA personnel
  • Work with remote / distributed / offshore teams
  • Led onshore / offshore automation team to analyze business requirements and develop automated test suite to run against high volume customer facing web and mobile (Windows, Android and iOS) applications. Result was full regression run (which initially took 90 labor hours) executed in about 1 hour via automation. This led to savings of 89 labor hours
Qs/1 Data Systems - Software Engineer in Test / QA Automation
City, STATE, 09/2008 - 05/2018
  • Established automation within the organization using UFT, Selenium, JUnit, Jenkins, and other tools
  • Created and executed (automated and manual) smoke, regression, functional, unit, load and system tests for client server and web based applications within Healthcare, Governmental and Financial systems industries
  • Provided life-cycle test management (test plan documentation creation, test cases, defect reporting, etc)
  • Responsible for designing, implementing, and maintaining different types of large-scale, portable, automation frameworks and various reusable libraries that ran test automation across multiple applications
  • Partnered with Dev team to work on making applications more automation friendly. Coordinated with other teams to enhance the overall product design
  • Developed various custom applications and scripts to complete tasks such as generating test data, file processing, and other methods of test facilitation thereby increasing the overall efficiency, quality, and coverage of testing
  • Worked with HIPAA compliant software (User authorization, Access control, Automatic log off, etc)
  • Provided team leadership as technical subject matter resource for training purposes, automation testing procedures and coding best practices
Qs/1 Data Systems - Software Engineer
City, STATE, 01/2004 - 11/2008
  • Full stack development and support programming using multiple programming languages on different applications and system enhancements across different product teams within Healthcare, Governmental and Financial industries
  • Participated in all phases of application development from coding and prototyping through deployment
  • Worked on projects involving transitioning legacy applications to newer technology platform

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