software automation engineer resume example with 8+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary
  • Full Stack QA Automation Engineer with over 5 years of diversified experience.
  • Specialist in the area of Quality Assurance and Quality Control of Software products with Manual and Automated Testing on Client-Server and Web Applications.
  • Well-learned in Agile Methodology with implementation of Scrum framework.
  • Experienced in SDLC/STLC and validation testing techniques including: Smoke, Functional, Integration, System, Regression, Cross Browser Compatibility, User Acceptance and Database testing,Mobile Testing.
  • Approaches problem-solving with a positive attitude.
  • Possesses strong interpersonal and communication skills observable in team environments.
  • A proficient multitasker who is willing and eager to collaborate with other high-performing professionals to accomplish company goals.
  • Agile & Waterfall Methodologies
  • Scrum
  • Sauce Labs
  • Jenkins
  • JIRA
  • Maven
  • JAVA
  • Selenium
  • TestNG
  • Cucumber
  • JUnit
  • Gherkin
  • Singleton
  • POM
  • Log4j
  • Apache POI
  • Postman API
  • Rest API
  • Soap API
  • Rest Assured Library
  • Oracle DB
  • JDBC
  • AWS
  • Git
  • GitHub
  • BitBucket
  • SQL
  • IntelliJ, Eclipse
  • Mac, Windows,Linux
Work History
Software Automation Engineer, 08/2017 to Current
AltairIllinois, IL,
  • Automated UI Testing with Selenium WebDriver, JAVA, TestNG and Cucumber frameworks.
  • Used BDD with Cucumber, JAVA language and created future files with a scenario and scenario outline as well as writing step definitions for behavior
  • Developed Java based library to read test data from XML & Properties files using TestNG and Selenium WebDriver
  • Used Data Drivenframeworks and Selenium tool to read the data from excel file using Apache POI and generate the pass/fail in the excel sheet
  • Designed and developed Page Objects using Page Object Model Design Pattern and as a project management tool, I have really good experience using Maven
  • Performed manual functional testing and developed automated execution of test cases using Selenium WebDriver for Regression Testing.
  • Used Selenium WebDriver to run test cases on multiple browsers and Platforms
  • Working experience on using locators Id, XPATH, CSS selectors for identifying page objects
  • Hands on experience using SauceLabs to do multi platform and cross browser testing
  • Smoke testing on all production update in various environments. Script writing, plan and executing test including Automation with Selenium WebDriver.
  • Perform System Integration, Regression, Database, and Black-Box testing at various phases of the development and test cycles
  • Conduct End-to-End verification for the entire application
  • Hands on experience on testing using Amazon AWS EC2 services
  • Work as a team member in requirements mapping and preparing Requirements Traceability Matrix.
  • Automated testing tools such as TestNG and Selenium to conduct systems, integration, user acceptance, positive and negative, functionality, object, and regression tests
  • Experience on SOA Architectures such as SOAP UI and REST for testing Web Services using Ready API, with Postman and Collections.
  • Involved in setting up continuous integration system using Jenkins and working knowledge with cloud based code repository system like Github
  • Perform query operations on SQL to do database validation
  • Use standard SQL functions and commands. Developed and executed SQL queries to verify the proper insertion, deletion, and updates
  • Closely work with developers to ensure proper implementation of tests
  • Participated in all activities in all phases of Agile software development and test. development life cycle
  • Logged the Defects in Jira and maintained track of the defects throughout the Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC).
QA Automation Engineer, 03/2015 to 07/2017
Albertsons Company Inc.Greenwich, CT,
  • Actively engaged in Scrum Methodology to meet project requirements throughout the projects' duration
  • Maintained expertise in Core JAVA and Object Oriented Concepts (Abstraction, Encapsulation, Inheritance, Polymorphism)
  • Created and maintained automation frameworks using JAVA, Selenium, Cucumber, JUnit.
  • Developed Test Scripts to implement Features, Test Scenarios and Step-Definition for BDD (Behavior Driven Development) using Cucumber (Gherkins format)
  • Automated Test Cases using Page Object Model (POM) pattern to design
  • Worked with management to resolve issues and report on quality of system maintenance activity and new releases
  • Collaborated directly with software developers, test engineers, product owners, business analysts and project leaders
  • Automated Test Reports using Cucumber plugin HTML reports and JSON reports attached with failed Scenario screenshots
  • Utilized Loggers and other components of Log4j to record information
  • Measured system performance on multi-user platforms through test scenarios using automated testing software, providing analysis results and recommendations
  • Used Jenkins as a continuous integration server, Git as a version control system and Jira as a bug tracking tool
Linux System Administrator, 10/2012 to 01/2015
Concurrent Computer CorporationDuluth, GA,
  • Performed standard system administration tasks such as troubleshooting and problem resolution, patching, installing packages using rpm and yum, drivers, software and hardware upgrades
  • Participated in software upgrade and hardware deployment projects
  • Maintained and updated systems documentation and SOPs
  • Monitor, troubleshoot, and resolve system issues with servers, networks and storage
  • Installed and configured Red Hat Cluster for Application High Availability.
  • Participated in server consolidation, better hardware utilization and overall utility cost reduction programs by focusing on virtualization technologies
  • Performed troubleshooting existing user accounts, security objects and authorizations to resolve security conflicts by creating sudo rules, supporting users, setting up new accounts, password resets
  • Launching Amazon EC2 Cloud Instances using Amazon Images (Linux/ Ubuntu) and configuring launched instances with respect to specific applications
  • Creating snapshots and amazon machine images (AMIs) of the instances for backup and creating clone instances
  • Created network architecture on AWS VPC, subnets, Internet Gateway, Route Table and NAT Setup
  • Setting up private networks and subnetworks using virtual private cloud (VPC) and creating security groups to associate with the networks
  • Utilized multiple configuration and automation tools such as Ansible and Puppet, to automate a broad range of services
  • Monitor application logs with Splunk, ELK for errors and help in problem resolution and root cause analysis
  • Performed system monitoring with Nagios.
  • Performing, monitoring, and tuning using top, mpstat, sar, vmstat, ps, iostat, etc
  • Worked closely with Oracle DBA’s, Networking Team, Quality Assurance, and Developers
  • Administered Kickstart environment with PXE and NFS for RHEL builds
  • Configured failover load balancing using IP bonding for network interfaces
  • Monitored and maintained the disk space and backup systems and implemented change controls, capacity planning and growth projections on the system
  • Managed system & network services such as DNS, DHCP, NFS, Apache, Samba, SSH, RPM and YUM Repository
  • Automated repetitive tasks to eliminate manual work where possible
High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/2010 to Academy of Management Under The President of The - Bishkek,
Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA): Information Technology, Expected in 03/2017 to Oracle - Chicago, IL,

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  • Oracle

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