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Nitin K.

Nitin K.

QA Manager -Expert Software Tester- Web , Windows, Mobile Apps

Australia - Tests: 6

• An ISTQB certified, Test Professional with around 8 years of testing experience, in client-server, windows, mobile and web applications in Agile environment in Financial Services • A flexible and pragmatic approach to testing at all times in line with Agile (Scrum) and Waterfall development methodologies • 3 years of practical experience working in Agile (iterative software development methodology) environment and in scrum teams managing full QA efforts on the projects • Adroit in collaborating with stakeholders, to ensure successful on-time project releases • Expertise in test management • Actively involved in daily stand-ups, team meetings, sprint planning, grooming meetings and sprint retrospectives • Mentoring, coaching and developing team members to their full capacity • Experienced in performing Integration, Exploratory, Functional, GUI, Regression, Usability, Smoke, ETL Data Migration, Cross Browser Compatibility, System Integration (SIT) and User Acceptance Testing (UAT) • Expertise in manual testing and exposure to automation testing • Exposure to test tools like Microsoft Test Manager, Team Foundation Server (TFS), Test professional, QTP, Selenium Web-driver, HP QC, NUnit, SOAP UI etc • Expertise in constructing & modifying SQL queries and implement database driven/backend testing (SQL Server 2005 & 2008) • Highly motivated, focused and self directed quality oriented professional with excellent organizational skills combined with good interpersonal and strong communication skills (verbal and written) • Excellent in collaborating with colleagues, customers and business stakeholders • A result oriented, hardworking professional with commitment , a quest and zeal to learn and apply new technologies and undertake challenging tasks • Possess team approach; adept in performing in critical situations with strict deadlines and multiple deliverable • Strong desire to quality, test to break attitude and a thorough approach to responsibilities • High attention to detail with a focus on quality and continuous improvement Should you require further information, don’t hesitate to contact me. Looking forward to hear from you soon!

$25.00 /hr
0 hours

Shama M.

SQL BI /RHCE/ Automation / Scripting/ Python/ QA / CEH

United Kingdom - Tests: 7

Highly motivated developer following Agile methodologies with overall Six+ years of experience in :- - Oracle(SQL, PLSQL 9i), SQL server 2008 (TSQL, SSRS, SSIS) - Sharepoint, BIDS, SSMS, Report Manager, Report Server - Automating routine tasks using Python, Bash, Batch, Powershell scripting. - AWS/VPS/Redhat/CentOS/Ubuntu Linux Administration. - Windows 2003 / 2008 / 2012 Server Administration. - Replication/Clustering setup, Server hardening. - Server Monitoring (Nagios, Cacti, Monit, Munin) and Tuning. - VMWare, XEN, Virtuozzo, Virtual Box. - Continuous Integration (SVN, GIT, Jenkins, TeamCity, Python, Ant, Maven). - SMTP setup using Postfix. - HTML, CSS3, Python, Shell Scripting. - Hosting Expert (Cpanel WHM, Plesk), VPS, Linux, Windows, Backup, Migration, Administration. - Manual and Automated Testing using Selenium, AutoIT, Python, Sikuli - Smoke & Sanity, Black/White Box , Integration, Regression, Load, Security Testing, UAT, Performance, Non-functional, Database testing, exploratory testing. - White Box Testing tools : NUnit, JUnit, TestNG, MS Test - Bug Reporting Tools : TestTrack Pro, Bugzilla, Trac, Trello

81% Job Success
$17.00 /hr
13 hours

Gabriel Alvarez

Gabriel Alvarez

Expert in PHP, JQuery, AJAX. Pentester in my free time

Germany - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 5

I came from the field of particle physics, where at some point I realized I like much more to program than the physics itself. Indeed, as a physicist, I always loved the challenges, always trying to find the best and fastest solution for every problem. For more than 10 years I have programmed in plenty of languages (PHP,C++,Java,etc..), collaborating in some projects with hundreds of thousands of code lines, and starting from scratch several other projects which ended up having several thousands lines of code. Why should you hire me? If you are looking for a programmer that will give you the best and the fastest solution possible, then you are looking at the right profile. Why my solution will be better than others??, you may ask... Well, as I already said, I love the challenges, they are my hobby and my life, so don't doubt for a second that I will put my soul in your problem. At the same time, I expect professionalism and respect from your side. By the way, at the time of charging for my work, I only charge the time I'm actually typing down; I never charge the time I'm researching and thinking about your problem (I usually get most of the best solutions during the sleep ;) In conclusion, if you already hired a team of programmers charging 9$/h and couldn't complete the job (maybe due to lack of interest or preparation), you could always contact me, and once I commit myself to your project, you can be 100% sure that the job will be finished on time. Looking forward to work with you, Gabriel UPDATE: Recently I have been involved in a lot of penetration testing projects (and I had lot of fun doing them!). I will be more than glad to check out the security of your system.

$28.00 /hr
560 hours

Shahzad Mumtaz

Expert Penetration Tester, Web Developer, Programmer

Pakistan - Tests: 1

I am a Security and Web engineer with over 10 years of hands on industry experience and a Master degree in "Information and communication security". Some experience and areas of my expertise are listed below - Penetration testing (Web & Network) of some major Telco's in Middle East region. - Penetration testing + Open source distro Backtrack/Kali linux + Nmap, Maltego, Nessus, Zap, w3af, Metasploit, Armitag, Vega ... - Web Development + Payment Gateways and integration + PayPal, Sage, Barclay, ... other banks and gateways + PHP, HTML, XML, CSS, javaScript, jQuery, ... + MySQL, MS-SQL Server + NetBeans, Eclipse, MS Visual Studio, Photoshop, Dreamweaver + Apache, Microsoft IIS

$16.67 /hr
0 hours

Tyler W.

Tyler W.

Network Security | Penetration Testing | Intrusion Detection Systems

United States - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

I am the primary consultant and founder of Nightside Security, an infosec firm that specializes in penetration testing, vulnerability audits, and network security monitoring with IDS/IPS frameworks like Snort and Bro. I help clients develop resilient, dynamic and scalable security solutions in order to identify, understand, and mitigate threats before they are exploited. I have been working on my own for over two years now, and I have over four years of experience within the IT security industry prior to this. I have extensive experience with server administration, website development and design, and I am proficient in Python (which allows me to write my own pentesting tools should the situation call for them). With regards to lower-level languages, I know C and I am currently teaching myself assembly. I am also skilled in system administration and server configuration, especially within the Unix ecosystem. For more information, please refer to my company website: or my profile on Elance:

80% Job Success
$60.00 /hr
133 hours

Michael John S Marcos

Michael John S Marcos Agency Contractor

Digital Forensics, IT Security,Penetration Testing,Ethical Hacker

Philippines - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 2

Mico graduated in De La Salle University – Manila where he took up Bachelor of Science in Computer Science with specialization in Network Engineering. He started his career in Digital Forensics in Sycip Gorres Velayo and Co (SGV), an affiliate of Ernst and Young, the Philippine’s No. 1 professional services firm. He is one of the pioneer associates that established the Forensic Technology and Discovery Services in the Philippines for SGV. His experience in forensic examination includes investigating procurement fraud, corporate espionage, conflict of interest, skimming and lapping schemes, inventory and cash theft, FCPA violations, child pornography and etc. Now, Mico heads the Digital Investigation Services of Pacific Strategies and Assessments Inc. (PSA) Manila Office catering mostly cybercrimes, cyberwarfare and white-collar crimes. He’s also providing litigation support to clients and is a “qualified” expert witness in court cases in the Philippines primarily to cases that PSA has been engaged. Mico's other technical interests includes computer programming, penetration testing, network and database design. He also likes to write technical articles and reviews about technology. He is interested to accept consultation work, conduct online trainings and write articles as part-time work here in oDesk. Here's a sample magazine his article was published: Mico is also invited as resource speaker in some IT conventions and seminars Here is a press conference where Mico is invited:


Associated with: Marcos Solutions Inc.

$13.89 /hr
269 hours

Alexander V.

Alexander V.

QA engineer + ISTQB + Selenium automation

Ukraine - Tests: 1

I was born to test. Having overall 5+ years of working experience; Expertise in automated testing; GUI, functional, configuration; requirements testing. During my carrier I created a big number of automation test suites from scratches. I played Automation Architecture role on several projects. Also I am proficient in manual testing and planning activities. I have ISTQB certificate. I really love my job :-)

100% Job Success
$22.22 /hr
2,530 hours

Istikhar A.

Istikhar A.

Manual & Automation QA Expert for Mobile, Web, RIA, and Desktop Apps

Pakistan - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 16

ABOUT ME Being an Independent SQA & Testing personnel, I've delivered Testing Analysis, Design, Execution, Reporting, Fixes & Follow-Up services to my clients all over the World. My specialties are ✔ PIQC Certified SQA Professional & Analyst ✔ Master in MATHEMATICS & COMPUTER SCIENCES [Specialization in SQA] ✔ 11+ years experience of QA, QC, Manual & Automated Testing ✔ Expert Automation Tester using Selenium, CodedUI, LoadRunner, TestNG, Telerik WebAii Solutions ✔ Expert Mobile, Web, RIA, Desktop App Tester with proficiency in Agile/Scrum/Kanban Methodologies ✔ Experience of Leading QA Team, Writing TestPlan, TestCases using CRS, FS, UserStories etc. ✔ Completed many projects with 5 STAR Rating, 100% Client Satisfaction, and 75% Repeated Clients ✔ Can work in Any TimeZone ✔ oDesk Top 10% in Software Testing, SQL & English MY SKILLS I am Responsive & Committed Analyst & Problem Solver with focus to identify RootCause of problems. I've ability to Understand, Plan, Design, Execute TestPlans, TestCases & Document detailed Defect & Analysis Reports with clear Reproduction Steps. I've below QA & Testing Skills 1 REQUIREMENT ANALYSIS Well Begun Is Half Done! Since Deep Understanding & Comprehensive Req. Analysis are bottleneck to a project’s success, I greatly focus on them. I get help from ✔ Past Experience in Related Domains ✔ Available resources i.e. SRS, FS, User Stories, eMails etc. ✔ Exploratory Testing if no proper docs available ✔ Discussing confusing points with clients 2 COMMUNICATIONS Communication is Key to Success! Being an offshore QA Professional, I recognize the need to be proficient with verbal & written English Communication ✔ Availability on Phone, Skype, GTalk, TeamViewer, RemoteDesktop, Email etc. 3 TEST PLANNING & DOCUMENTATION I possess good Analytical, Problem solving & Documentation skills. I am expert in Planning & Producing Docs required at different phases of SQA & STCL ✔ Proficient with SDLC, STLC, WaterFall, Agile Test Methodologies ✔ Devising right QA Plan, Strategy, and Tools ✔ Plan covers Existing & Future Problems ✔ 6+ years of SaaS Testing Exp. in Agile Env 4 TEST DESIGN I've sound experience of software architecture & design for testing business apps. I use below methods to cover max. things ✔ Starting with Core Modules & highest priority Reqs. ✔ Brainstorming on paper ✔ Tests cover near 100% reqs. with Steps, +ve/-ve Extensions, Data Sets ✔ Tests for Functional & Non-Functional Reqs. ✔ DB Schema Review & Data Validation Scripts ✔ UI & UX Tests & Checklists ✔ Performance & Security Tests 4.1 BUSINESS DOMAINS I've worked into various business domains Mobile, Web, RIA, and Desktop Apps ✔ SaaS, E-commerce, HealthCare, Education ✔ Web Services, APIs, Business Intelligence ✔ Online Registration & Appointment Apps ✔ Online Shopping , Social Media Apps The list is long ... 4.2 QA DOCS I've great experience of producing below kind of docs ✔ QA Strategy, Test Plan, QA Process & Activities ✔ Test Scenarios/ Cases, Traceability Matrix, Defect Reports ✔ Test Metrics & Summary, Release Docs, Closure Reports So on ... 4.3 CASE TOOLS I am proficient with many Project, Test & Defect Management, and Automation Tools 4.3.1 PROJECT MANAGEMENT ✔ JIRA, VersionOne, TeamPulse, Asana ✔ MS Project, GitHub, TFS, BaseCamp ✔ Redmine, Trello, Rally, PivotalTracker 4.3.2 TEST MANAGEMENT ✔ BugZilla, Mantis, QualityCenter ✔ TestManager, TestLink 5 TESTING ENVIRONMENTS I've worked on various Hardware/ Software Platforms, Emulators/ Simulators, Web Browsers, IOS & Android Devices. I've access to ✔ Windows PCs & Servers (Win 98 to 8.1 [32 & 64 bit]), MacOS X, Linux, Solaris ✔ Firefox, Safari, Chrome, Opera, and IE6 to IE11 ✔ iOS (7.2.2 to iOS 8.1.2), iPads (4, mini, Air), and iPhone (6 [Plus] to 4) ✔ Android OS(5.0 to 3.0) 6 TEST EXECUTION I've performed extensive Manual & Automated testing for a wide range of Mobile, Web, RIA, Desktop Apps. I perform combinations of below Testing Types 6.1 TESTING TYPES ✔ Functional, Integration, System ✔ BlackBox, GrayBox, Database ✔ SOA, Web Services/ API ✔ GUI, UX, Usability, Accessibility ✔ Cross Browser/ OS/ Platform/ Device ✔ Regression, Sanity, UAT, Exploratory ✔ Cookie, Session, User Authentication ✔ Security & Penetration for Mobile & Web ✔ Performance & Load 6.2 AUTOMATED TOOLS My Knowledge, Skills, and Experience allow me to be creative in selection & application of appropriate tools as per app requirement. I am proficient with ✔ Selenium, CodedUI, TestNG, SOAPUI, Telerik WebAii, QTP, TestComplete, WinRunner, qTrace ✔ LoadRunner, LoadUI, JMeter, LoadManager ✔ NUnit, JUnit, TestManager ✔ FireBug, XpathChecker, Fiddler, FileMon, BurpProxy 6.3 DB SKILLS ✔ MySQL, SQLServer, ORACLE, Postgre ✔ DB Schemas Reviews ✔ Data Verification & Validation using Scripts 7 DEFECT REPORTING & ANALYSIS ✔ Defect Reports with Reproduction Steps, Screenshots, Videos, Scripts etc. ✔ Test Metrics based Defect Analysis 8 FIXES & FOLLOWUPS 9 QA AUDITS

81% Job Success
$16.67 /hr
1,533 hours

Irfan A.

Irfan A.

Expert QA/Tester Mobile(iOS,Android,WinPhone)/Web/Desktop applications

Pakistan - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 8

I have been working in IT industry for more than 10 years. I started my carrier as a .net developer and then moved to QA. I have managed various QA projects for different platforms (Web, Desktop, Mobile Platforms). I have good communication skills that is why I can find common language with my team and customers. My knowledge and skills cover all areas: from manual testing to project management and automation of the agile team. Reasons to hire me? * Experienced in handling multiple project and multiple teams at the same time with assurance of quality product. *Have experience of working with teams all over the world. *Web security testing expert. * Have Worked on more than 100 projects (Web, Desktop, iOS, Android, Blackberry, WinMobile). * Expert in Mobile application testing(Android + Robotium, iPhone, iPad, Blackberry) * Has Experience of Load testing(Loadrunner, Jmeter). * Expertise in automation testing(QTP, Testcomplite, Selenium). * Experience in web services testing * Expertise in creating testing documents such as test cases, test plan, weekly status report, daily status report, bug reporting. * Good understanding of Software Development life cycles * Possesses good communication and Analytical skills Devices available for testing: *Mac OSX 10.7 *Windows 7, Win 8 *iPhone 4(6.1.3) *iPhone 5(6.1.4) *iPad 2 (6.1.3) *Android DesireHD (2.3.5) *Samsung GalaxyS3 (4.1.2) *Samsung GalaxyS4 (4.2.2)

92% Job Success
$11.11 /hr
4,100 hours

Aman K.

Aman K.

Expert Software QA Lead

India - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 14

Over last 5 years , I have tested a wide range of software application in manual and automation testing. My goal is to Improve software quality, meet customer expectations and reduce defects by supporting proven software quality practices and implementing practical and effective process improvement methods.I have tested lots of and variety of application for start up and small business company .Unique combination of skill set for solving complex testing challenges, and actually implementing a solution that works. Demonstrated ability to succeed and learn quickly in challenging environment. I have tested the Salesforce CRM and ERP based application, PHP application, Dot net application, Testing on different CMS (Joomla, word press, Drupal, Umbraco). The detail of software’s and tools that I used in QA process is: • Reporting software: Jira,Bugzilla, Base camp, Mantas • Screen / Video capturing Tool: Snag it, add ones of Fire fox • W3C validation /mark up/Link checker • Resolution test tool bars • Performance Testing Tool: Load Runner, Web Load • Spell checker • IE-developer, Fire bug • Selenium and Bromine for manual and automated test scripting / test cases TESTING EXPERTISE: 1.Functional Testing - Web Testing 2.Usability Testing 3.Cross Browser Testing [IE,Firefox,Chrome,net scape] 4.Cross Platform Testing [Window OS ,MAC OS] 5.Security Testing 6.Load and Performance Testing 7.Broken Link analysis & Spelling and Grammatical Testing 8.Automation Tool - Selenium,JMETER

96% Job Success
$16.67 /hr
5,838 hours