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Iqbal Siraj

Iqbal Siraj


Highly ambitious SC cleared professional with a huge passion for IT and new technology. I have experience using new technologies, and have now pursued a career in software testing where my aim is to move up the ladder and lead my own team. I have vast experience in mobile application testing, testing on behalf of Sogeti for one of UK's largest mobile network operators and UK's largest Lottery operator. I specialise in manual mobile testing and hope to get into automation in the future.

Work History

Work History

Sogeti UK

Apr 2014 - Present

Software Test Analyst

Sogeti is a leading provider of technology and software testing, specializing in Application, Infrastructure and Engineering Services Currently working as a full-time Test Analyst role for Sogeti UK providing testing services to their public and private sector clients. Clients include a huge mobile telecommunications company, undertaking UAT testing for their mobile apps on range of devices. Creating and executing test cases, raising test data requests, logging and closing defects on their defect management system and certifying releases to the device OS's relevant app store. Currently testing HTML5 games on mobile, flash games on desktop and HTML5 compatibility for desktop.

Aston Mansfield

Aug 2008 - Apr 2014


Responsible for meeting and greeting centre users, general admin and reception duties, alarming and security of the building. Furthermore I take in rent money, do bookings and chase up any centre users that are in arrears.

Newham Youth Link

Aug 2008 - Apr 2012

Project Co-ordinator

In board of trustees for this charity youth organisation based in the Newham Borough in East London. Furthermore I am a project co-ordinator, all voluntary, where I research and apply for funding, research more opportunities for our youth organisation, organise events and do general admin, marketing and advertising. Using Wordpress to maintain the website whilst using social media marketing to market our youth organisation, attracting new partners and use some Google Analytics to find out where to best lay our marketing on.

Greenwich Leisure Ltd

Feb 2008 - Aug 2009

Customer Service Advisor

Responsible for selling membership and services to customers, membership details update, mandate updates, organising outreach events and meeting targets each month.



University of Greenwich

2007 - 2010

BSc (Hons)

Business Information Technology

Newham Sixth Form College

2003 - 2006

BTEC National Diploma

IT Practitioner Systems Support

St. Paul's Way Community School

1998 - 2003


GCSE English, Mathematics, RE, Geography, Spanish, Science, Media Studies.



ISEB Foundation Certificate in Software Testing

May 2014 - Present


ISEB Foundation Certificate in Software Testing, passed during my time with Sogeti