Hello, I’m Hammad Ahmed!
A Quality Assurance Enthusiast, who keeps sharp eye on the product which has to be delivered to a user. Lead QA Engineer with 6+ years of experience designing, developing, and implementing automated and manual test strategies and frameworks to improve software quality, application stability, and system performance.
Have worked in the industry of Ecommerce, Omni Channel and Games. Who have gathered wealth of hands on experience of dealing with mobile apps, web apps, responsive websites, middle-ware APIs, downstream and servers.
Writing and creating test-plans, test strategies in Kanban/Scrum teams for UAT and regression tests. Is also responsible for all the automation repositories in Al Tayer, while maintaining them and wrote them from beginning including, integration in Jenkins CI. Dockerized all the frameworks to run them in parallel and reduced time of automation test from 4 hours to 10 minutes.
Systems under test includes:
Inventory Management System (IMS), Relation Management System (RMS), Order Management System (OMS), Studio Bridge (for images & copy automation), Promotions, Full catalog system, Incremental Indexer, Payment Gateways (Cybersource, Apple Pay & Paypal), Magento, Stock Keeper, Front-end UI and Salesforce.
Projects worked on: ounass.ae, mamasandpapas.ae, gap.ae, nass.com & nisnass.com
Was responsible for developing test strategies and to coordinate and communicate with designers and developers to follow mandatory QA guidelines in agile or SCRUM development environment.
Key responsibilities include:
Managed offshore team for PocketGems as a service provider.
Software Developer in Test:
Oct, 2013 – May, 2015
My responsibility included implementing Software QA standards with also training new QA Engineers. I was also responsible for developing test-strategies and techniques for testing game development tool. including the games ported from Objective-C iPhone games into Android based games.
Jan, 2013 – Oct, 2013
Worked as QA Analyst working different test strategies and test planning on Pocketgems Games i.e. Campus Life, Dragons and Lumba’s Desert Tycoon.
Was also responsible for managing all the web-backend requirements as a PHP developer.
My job description was to manage end to end product life cycle. I was responsible ofr gathering requirements, design and develop PHP-based websites for different clients. Which included server management for all the clients and adding features according to clients needs.
Major courses included Software Requirement Engineering, Software Designs and Patterns,
Software Construction, Software Quality Assurance, Software Matrices, Software Project Management, Digital Image processing, Human Computer Interaction, Data-structures, Data Warehouse and Data mining.
I have worked with Hammad at Sun & Sand Sports. Hammad is an excellent automation resource. He revamped our manual QA process and help save time and resources.