Dhawal Bharkhada

Test lead, Senior Software Test Engineer, and Selenium Automation in Pune, India

About 8.5 Years of industry experience (Sept 2010 - till date) in software product manual as well as automation testing and domains like Banking, OSS(Telecom), E-

Commerce, Platform as a service (PaaS), Travel and CRM as Test Lead, QA Engineer, Quality Analyst.

Ø Strong experience in Agile/iterative and waterfall methodologies of software lifecycle

Ø Experience in Web services testing, SOAP UI, Webservice Testing, Mobile Testing, Data migration testing, System testing, functional testing, and supporting UAT testing, turning data into information.

Ø Proficient in Test Automation using Selenium-TestNG Tools.

Ø Strong Experience in Automating Web Application Testing using Selenium WebDriver with TestNG framework.

Ø Experience in Selenium WebDriver, Java Programming, TestNG, Sikuli and AutoIT.

Ø Well versed with Handling Elements in Selenium WebDriver.

Ø Writing Test cases using Element locators, WebDriver methods, Java programming features and TestNG Annotations.

Ø Executing Selenium Test Cases and reporting defects.

Ø Experience in Data driven Testing, Cross browser testing and Parallel Test execution using Selenium WebDriver, TestNG and selenium Grid.

Ø Knowledge on LoadRunner, JMeter Automation tool

Ø Expertise in implementation of Automation framework using Selenium.

Ø Involvement in Test Estimations and Test strategy implementation.

Ø Very good at handling Onsite-Offshore model projects

Ø Self-starter and ability to work independently as well as in team working towards achieving “Results”

Ø Effective time-management and participation in estimation activities

Ø Ability to multi-task very efficiently along with meeting stringent deadlines

Ø Ability to assess and risk and quality measures based on testing outcomes

Ø Ensured that any risks associated with the agreed test strategy and the system test plan are clearly documented and described to the clients/users and colleagues.

Ø Responsible for all phases of testing and the management of the testing activities within a development project.

Ø Identifying and resolving issues and conflicts within the project team.

Ø Planning and scheduling project timelines and milestones using appropriate tools.

Ø Developing and delivering progress reports, proposals, requirements documentation, and presentations.

Ø Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.

Ø Received several appreciations from clients and higher management for communication and listening skill.

  • Work
    • Test Lead
  • Education
    • B.Sc
    • M.Sc
    • C-DAC