Rakesh M

Quality Assurance Specialist - 6 Years of Experience - Near 75202


Quality Assurance Specialist


Dallas, TX

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PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY: * Detail-oriented with 7+ years experience in Manual testing & Test Automation in Web, Windows, Client-Server Applications and Databases in variety of Applications. * In-Depth experience in performing Functional testing, Integration testing, Smoke testing, Sanity testing, UAT, Regression testing, Black box testing, Security testing & Compatibility testing. * Hands on experience in Test Automation frameworks using several automation tools like Selenium 3.0/WebDriver/IDE/RC/Grid, HP QTP/UFT, TestNG, JMeter, HP ALM, Jira, Jenkins, Ant & Maven. * Depth knowledge on Defect Life Cycle, Test processes, Software development lifecycle (SDLC), Testing Lifecycle (STLC) and Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET). * Created Regression Test Documents to track and report testing activities during each phase of testing, including testing results, test case coverage, logged defects & performance baselines. * Experience in Planning and execution of Performance, Load and Stress tests for Web applications * Actively participated in daily scrum and sprint meetings as part of Agile Environment. * Maintained Selenium and Java Automation Code and resources in source controls like SVN & GIT. * Worked on different frameworks like Data Driven, Keyword Driven, Hybrid Driven and Strong Knowledge on Behavior driven development (BDD), Acceptance Test Driven Development (ATDD) & TestNG approaches. * Skill in Database Testing using Oracle SQL Queries with multiple Databases SQL Server and MySQL. * Valuable experience in API testing for both SOAP and REST services using SOAP UI. * Performed multiple SOA architecture web services validation, Familiar with Web Service API testing for UI content verification and validation with business logic HTML, XML& JSON. * Experience in validating Regular and Ajax control using Selenium locators (XPath, CSS, id and name). * Hands on experience in using Appium Emulators (Android) and Simulators (IOS) for Mobile Testing. * Integrated Appium with Sauce Labs for distributing tests on the cloud, tested automation test scripts on both IOS and Android platforms for native and mobile websites on mobile devices * Good exposure in Database Testing and knowledge in using SQL queries and further usage of Stored Procedures for verifying the database integrity. * Worked in Multi-Platform Environments like Windows, UNIX/LINUX &GUI client/server applications. * Participated in Requirement review meetings, analyzed requirements, developing test plans and test cases, Requirement Traceability Matrix (RTM), Defect Management, Reporting and Tracking tools. * Upright Exposure in using QTP/UFT Integrated Environment (Object repository, checkpoints, Actions, Functions, descriptive programming, Object spy and functions & parameterization) * Wide Knowledge in Defect tracking/Project Management tools using Bugzilla, Jira& HP ALM. * Experienced in using continuous integration tools Jenkins. * Using JMeter performed Unit Level Validation like special characters, uniqueness, invalid input, specified data range, boundary values for account creation. * Performed unit testing using Junit/TestNG, Integration and Deployment of applications done using tools such as ANT and Maven and debugging through Log4j. * Experienced in working with different front end HTML, CSS, JavaScript and server backend programming languages like C, Java & Python. Solid knowledge in Java/OOPS concepts required for Selenium Scripts. * Excellent analytical, problem-solving and documentation skills. Quick learner and excellent team player having ability to meet tight deadlines and work under pressure. * Team player with excellent Interpersonal & communication skills, an enthusiastic and outgoing individual with ability to interact with the team members.