• Have close to 9 Years of Professional Experience as a Software Validation Lead Engineer validating products across delivery-focused IT environment.
  • Proficient in system testing, feature/functional, Integration, UAT, regression, usability and non-functional testing like performance, security etc.
  • Proficiency in Black Box Testing techniques like equivalence partitioning and boundary value analysis.
  • Strong experience in Effort Estimation for the Testing Tasks, Developing Test methodologies, Test plans, Creating/Managing Test data, writing Test scripts, executing Test cases, documenting Test cases & results.
  • Good Exposure to various technologies like Data communication, Virtualisation, Bandwidth and Policy Management.
  • Strong Expertise with respect to Manual testing and have Automation skills using tools like Quality Centre, QTP etc.
  • Excellent oral and Written Communication skills to interact with internal as well as external teams.
  • Excellent problem solving and debugging skills for identifying the Problem Areas and expert in the Root cause analysis.
  • Good Knowledge of installation and configuration for various operating systems like Solaris (Unix), Linux and Windows.
  • Excellent working exposure to Software Development Life Cycle and its key milestones.
  • Can work as a Team Member as well as Individual contributor based on the project needs.
  • Worked with Agile, V-model and Waterfall project management models.
  • Good Knowledge in SQL and database concepts.
  • Good knowledge of the Microsoft products such as Access, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
  • Very adaptive and has strong abilities to learn emerging technologies in the dynamic IT Domain.

Work History

Work History
Jul 2008 - Mar 2014

Technical Leader


The Alcatel-Lucent 7302 Intelligent Services Access Manager (ISAM) is a high-density IP Access Node and a member of Alcatel-Lucent's ISAM family of IP Access products. It addresses the need to deliver very high-speed broadband services from central offices, using VDSL2/Multi-DSL to leverage the existing copper plant and/or using point-to-point fiber. The Intelligent Services Access Manager (ISAM) is the industry's first IP-based platform capable of delivering 100% triple-play services. Following are the features Handled:

SFTP support for xFMU, Linux driver testing for ARM board target SOC with TI/BCM-periperals,  BFMU Automatic PM Collection, PM counter intervals with Time Stamp, Customizable alarms on 7363-MX and 7367-SX, Remote Support for TL1 user Management, CLI commands for active mcast streams, Any to Any PON redundancy, Troubleshooting Counters on REM Expansion link, PPPoE relay with MAC@ concentration, P-Bit Traffic counters, 8 CoS Support for IFX LT boards, 8 CoS Support for VDSL CATAN LT boards. 


  • Effort Estimation for the Testing tasks and Prioritization of the user stories based on the complexity
  • Preparing Feature Test Strategy , Test cases and Test list by fDR1
  • Identifying the Automation Test cases for Regression, Writing the Automation scripts, Validating and delivering them into the Super batches.
  • Peer reviews for the Test cases created by other Testers and also reviewing their automation code for the Test cases
  • Reviewing the user story acceptance criteria
  • Responsible for Complete Feature Testing and Prime contact wrt Test for all external teams
  • Identifying bugs and track them to closure by coordinating with the Developers
  • Sprint wise Demo to PLM and other stakeholders
  • Reproducing customer issues and track them to closure, root cause analysis for the failures.
  • Delivering validated builds to production team as per the sprint delivery plan.
  • Mentoring new Team Members through knowledge transfer sessions.
  • Preparation and finalization of testing environment for Product Testing.
  • Planning & managing the work split and task assignment for other team members working on the above features.
  • Basic feature acceptance testing for the above new features and also features from other vendors of Alcatel-Lucent.
  • Execution of test cases in E2E environment which includes Feature Test, Regression Test, Volume Test, Stress and Performance tests.
  • Co-ordination and collection of customer deployment scenarios for customer focused testing.
  • Reproduction of customer issues and follow-up for closure, root cause analysis for the failures.
Mar 2006 - Jun 2008

Software Engineer


A5430 SRB Session Resource Broker (SRB) is both a QoS policy decision point and policy enforcement point. As a policy decision point PDP, it serves to validate a set of ATM/Ethernet subscribers authenticity and validating the policy request compliancy, As a Policy enforcement point Involved in validating protocols in Diameter, Radius, RMI, SIP. 


  • Validation of CLI interface that interacts with the Edge Routers for QoS Policy configuration specific to ATM/Ethernet.
  • Involved in all phases of testing like Regression test, Feature test, System test and Validation test.
  • Raising the fault records (F-Record/DDTS) for the errors/defects found during testing.
Jun 2005 - Feb 2006

Software Engineer Trainee


A1000 S12 Switch is an optimized cost-effective, multi-purpose voice switch covering the entire exchange application range of local, toll, combined local & Toll, tandem and international exchanges.

It offers a magnitude of supplementary features for all connected residential Subscribers and a vast range of enhanced features for business subscribers, i.e. Centrex as well as PABX specific services.


  • Responsible for Test Strategy &Test list Preparation, Test Execution, Identifying Defects and Defects closure, and Recreating Customer issues