Test Analyst at Infosys Ltd with 7.2 years of work experience

Expert knowledge on SDLC, STLC and Test methodologies
Expertise in Service Oriented Architecture and Design
Expertise in Web Service Development and Testing
Expertise in Test Automation Framework Development
Expertise in Service Virtualization Architecture and Design
Experience in Web Service Performance Testing
Experience in Data Warehouse - Data migration Testing
Experience in Oracle PeopleSoft - HRMS
Experience in conducting training sessions to teams to enable test automation

Key Skills


C# , ASP.Net , Java, VBScript, JavaScript, Groovy, XML, MVC, Web API, LinQ, SQL , SQLPLUS , HTML , COBOL


Visual Studio , CA Lisa , QTP , HP Service Test, SoapUi , JMeter, SoapUi Pro, IBM Rational Test Virtualization Server, Selenium (c#),  QC, Clearcase , Clearquest, Jira, Jenkins , git, sourcetree , TFS, Qasymphony qtest


SQL Server , Oracle SQL Developer,  Teradata , MySQL ,  Redis, DB2


Windows, os/360 mainframes

Work History

Work History

                                                      Employment History

Dec 2008 - Feb 2016
Employer   : Infosys Ltd

Current Role : Test Engineer -US


Project : Gift Card Platform

Jan 2014 - Feb 2016

Domain :  Retail

The Gift Card Platform is a real time application that manages Nordstrom Gift Cards and Nordstrom Notes. Team Gift Card Platform drives the gift card experience to the customers of Nordstrom. It owns and manages the gift cards, loyalty notes and its transactions. 

Key responsibilities:

Breakdown user stories to sub tasks.

Provide estimations.

Testing of various REST and SOAP web services.

End to End Tests from various upstream systems.

Bug reporting and troubleshooting.

Build and maintain test automation framework.

Coordinate with offshore team for daily work items.

Build and maintain performance test framework

Tools And Technologies

C# , WebAPI, ASP.NET MVC, MSTest,  Selenium (C#)  - Development and Scripting

Jmeter - Performance Testing

Git - Configuration Management

jenkins - Continuous integration

QASymphony - Test Management

Jira - bug tracking

Confluence - Documentation

Project Model :  Agile

Key Accomplishments

Created reusable service test automation framework using c#

Developed an web application to help partner teams for data setup.

Developed a number of web apis and hosted on AWS to support live service health monitoring  on a tv board.

Developed a performance test model using jmeter.

Automated the UI components using selenium page object model framework (c#)

Project: Service Virtualization

Nov 2012 - Jan 2014

Domain : Retail

Role  : Test Analyst

Nordstrom is a popular fashion retailer in US. At Nordstrom , the service virtualization team virtualizes the access-constrained , unavailable or third party components and make available to its consumers. The virtual services are undergone unit, functional and performance testing prior to  the deployment to virtual environments. Started as a lone offshore representative and was able to establish a new team delivering 200+ virtual services comprising of functional, developer and performance models.  Created standards and checklists for virtual service modelling and deployment.  Other responsibilities included project estimations , configuration management and documentation. The virtualization scope varied across protocols like SOAP, REST , JAVA, MQ  etc.

Tools And Technologies

CA Lisa  - Virtualization Tool

Java Script -  Scripting language in virtual models

Jmeter - Performance Testing Tool

Confluence - Documentation

Jira - Bug Tracking

Project Model :   Agile

Key Accomplishments :

Developed a performance test model using Jmeter for load testing of virtual services.

Developed real time monitoring system for the virtual services.

Developed self service tool for partner teams to quickly create mock services.

Conducted office hours to help various teams to understand the capabilities of service virtualization.

Project : Europe Loyalty Program

Jun 2012 - Nov 2012

Domain : Retail

Rewarded the opportunity to work on a fixed price project for , a popular gaming retail company in US. The team was asked to do functional and performance testing of their web services within a short time frame.  Considering this as an excellent opportunity to learn and deliver , mentored the testing team to build a functional testing framework and performance test model using visual studio (c#). The team achieved 100% automation and added great business value by using behavior driven development.

Explored visual studio load test for performance testing and developed a model reusing the components developed for functional testing. Conducted daily triage calls , prepared test matrices and reports which was accoladed by the client.

Tools And Technologies

C#   -  Test Scripting

Visual Studio - Functional Testing

Visual Studio Load Test - Performance Testing

Story Q -  Gherkins enabler for BDD.

Key Accomplishments :

Core member of the team to develop a functional testing framework using c#.

Lead the team to create a performance test model using c#.

Project : Telluride

Sep 2011 - May 2012

A Milestone project of Sears Holdings Corporation  with the corporate goal of migrating to a better data warehouse and infrastructure.  Moving to the retail domain , worked with the Shop Your Way Rewards team of Sears account and was responsible for automation and testing of newly built APIs and data migration. Within a very short time frame, created automation suites using SoapUi pro and developed a number of reusable tools using javascript to help other team members with their testing.

The team showed a great adherence to the schedules and signed off with zero defect slippage.

Tools And Technologies

SoapUI Pro - Testing tool

Groovy - scripting language

Jira -  Test Management

JavaScript - developing reusable tools

Key Accomplishments :

Appreciated by client ceo and infosys higher management on the success of project Telluride.

The tools created were shared for the use of external teams and received excellent feedback.

Project: Oracle PeopleSoft HRMS

Apr 2010 - Aug 2011
Client:  Aetna   Domain : ERP

Promoted to serve as a Test Engineer ,  worked as a senior tester of the Oracle PeopleSoft - HRMS team. The main challenges were , understanding the state/fed tax changes, understanding North American Payroll and the lack of automation in place. Was able to ramp up quickly and established 80% of automation using QTP.  Responsibilities included working closely with client , prepare test plan and test cases, provide estimations, perform automation feasibility analysis, build scripts , execute and prepare reports etc. Also acted as a defect prevention anchor of the team and brought in a number of effective defect prevention measures.

Tools and Technologies

QTP - Testing Tool

QC - Test Management

Clear Case - configuration management

Clear Quest -  defect management

SQLPLUS - query language

Project Model : Waterfall

Key accomplishments

Developed a number of tools for data comparison and validations using vbscripts and excel macros.

Appreciated by the client and team management for establishing 80% automation.

Project : Enterprise Business Service 

Feb 2009 - Apr 2010
Client : Aetna

DOMAIN :  Health Insurance

Started Career as an Assistant Test Engineer , served as a key member of the QA team accountable for quality-assurance testing of middle ware web services. Primary responsibilities included preparation and maintenance of system, regression, production checkout test plans and test data . Performed system, regression and data interface testing. Created detailed reports on quality metrics defect identification, reporting and validation.
Designed automated test suites using SoapUi with the help of senior team members. Got exposure to various open source and internal service testing tools. Delivered thorough QA testing reports that determined product quality and release readiness.

Tools and Technologies used

SoapUI - Service Testing Tool

Quality Center  - Test Management

Rational Clear Case  - Project Management

Rational ClearQuest - Defect Management

DB2 - Mainframes 

COBOL & JCL - Technologies

Project Model : Waterfall
Key Accomplishments :  

Developed an Excel macro tool to retrieve data from a number of web services and transform into COBOL.

First hands on experience in service test automation


Received  Bravo Award from Infosys for technical excellence for the years 2012 and 2013

Developed a Test Automation Framework using open source version of SoapUI  and is used by 25+ service testing teams.

Worked on POCs for a number of service virtualization projects and participated in project estimations and tool evaluations.

Developed an open source plugin for SoapUI using java to accelerate test automation.



Bachelors Degree

Mar 2005 - Apr 2008
Bachelor Of Science Physics

ST: George College Aruvithura , Mahatma Gandhi University

Personal Data

DOB      :  30-11-1987

Sex        : Male

Marital Status : Married

Nationality : Indian

Visa : H1B

Required Sponsorship : Yes