Arash Barirani - Resume

My Experience

My Skills


  • Java, Pyhton, Perl
  • Formal QA Testing 
  • Systems Engineering

3409 Picadilly Dr. San Jose, CA  95118   -  
​   PH:  408-655-0524 (cell.) 

OBJECTIVE: Obtain a position as a (black-box/white-box) QA software engineer. Write, implement, detailed test plans and key test cases for enterprise-related software. Perform formal software QA in a team environment (white-box/black-box.) Troubleshoot, identify and resolve complex defects in collaboration with development team.

LANGUAGES: Java, Python, Perl, C, C++, Pascal, Fortran, JavaScript, CSH,

PACKAGES: MQSeries, Weblogic, Tomcat, WebSphere, NetDynamics, Peerlogic
DATABASES: Oracle, SQL Server 2000, MYSQL, Informix.

- Crosby Quality Assurance And Management Training 
- Rummler-Brache Project Management and Performance Improvement Training
- Cadence Project Management Training-Project Planning, Scheduling & Control

Walmart Labs, Sunnyvale, CA - 9/14 – Present
Quality Engineering Lead - Test various eCommerce-based web services using REST-based framework. Perform cloud-based software release and deployment for various environments including Staging and Production.Created new API test cases, and performed full-coverage testing of new Services API functionality – REST API. Created various Python diagnostic scripts to test and verify system health and up-time services. 

Start-up Project, San Jose, CA - 4/13 - 8/14
Lead Developer - Developed a UI-based automation and test management framework using Python 3.4 and TKinter and created features for running test scripts, generating creating test cases, report documents, and more. 

Cisco Systems, San Jose CA -  6/10-8/12
QA Software Engineer. Wrote in-depth, detailed test plans for Cloud-based/Network-related  Cisco communications software (Cisco Unity Software Layer using Java/Junit/Oracle .) Performed full-scale API functionality testing – of various Cisco web services software using JUnit/Xpath.  Installed, tested Cisco TCP/IP/ SOAP-based web services communication software ( Cisco Services Portal family of software.) Tested, and automated utility scripts (Perl, Python), and provided performance analysis for Cisco-HA Cloud-based mission-critical data transport packages. Wrote Perl/Python scripts to build and package XML, data, configuration information into .ZIP format as part of 

Empower Internet Services, San Jose Ca - 9/08- 5/10
Internet consultant. Spec, build, test, and maintain business/eCommerce web sites using PHP, HTML, Java.  

Yahoo Inc. Sunnyvale, Ca -   4/08 - 9/08 
QA Software Engineer – Performed White-box testing for various systems applications software. Wrote new test programs and create new formal test case framework structures using C/C++/PHP/Perl / Linux 4/5.0

Empower Internet Services, San Jose, CA.  10/06 - 3/08
Software Engineer Java Server Side programming for uploading and displaying rich-content data such as pictures 
and videos Java, JSP, MySql, Tomcat 3.0

Verizon Wireless Walnut Creek, CA. -   3/05 - 9/06
⦁ Sr. Java Developer -- Used OO design, Core Java, JSP, for building various test  utilities. Provided 24x7  support.Wrote detailed test plans (including complex SQL) and performed extensive testing of a Web-based GUI.Completed standalone Java report generation system using BIRT, Core Java, Oracle, Javax-mail. 

Artima.Com Online Developer Community, Sunnyvale, CA - 3/04 - 3/05
Java Developer/ Technical Sales - Maintained and updated Artima Web Site.  Provided Technical and Sales support. 

VETAZ [Startup] - San Jose, CA.4/02 - 4/04
Sr. Java Developer/Product manager -   Developed a Java-based performance optimization and management system. Wrote technical specs for the funding and patent application phase-- Java, Swing, JSP, MySql.

Planet U / Transora, San Francisco, CA. 4/01 - 2/02 
Sr. Java analyst/programmer - Worked on design and development of an online registration and login user interface for Planet U-Kroger web site (Java/SQL). Worked on UI design,  and server side code logic. Designed and implemented a Weblogic-Netdynamics adapter using Java, JSP, Servlets. 

QuinStreet, Redwood City, CA   11/00 - 12/00
Sr. Software Consultant  - Evaluated feasibility of integrating MQSeries middleware to the existing eCommerce Services design architecture. Installed and created prototype application using MQSeries

DHL Express, Redwood City, CA.  3/95 - 11/00
⦁ Lead Java/Lead Systems Programmer - Designed, developed, and deployed  DHL's first eCommerce shipping service: Web Ship (Java, MQSeries). Trained new DHL Software Engineers.  Planned, executed live deployments.
⦁ Technical lead for DHL infrastructure middleware products (MQSeries,  Peerlogic Pipes,  DHL TCP/IP transports.) 
⦁ Lead systems engineer for WPX data transport applications (the most time-critical DHL business data transfer. )

Cemax Corporation, Fremont, CA.  9/94-3/95
Software Engineer - Enhance and support test image processing/transfer software using Unix/Sun Solaris C/C++.

Trace Product Inc., San Jose, CA.  2/91-7/94
Software Engineer - Develop, maintain, test, support (production, manufacturing, and customer) of real-time software for diskette duplication system.  Developed UNIX message server in C (large, long-term project.)

Software Engineer, Semiconductor Systems Inc., Fremont, CA.   1/89-1/91
Software Engineer - Develop, enhance, support manufacturing,  and maintain real-time robotics control and UI software for operating Photolithography track systems using Vrtx32 under OS/2 and DOS using MS-C and PLM-51. 

U. of Iowa Cardiovascular Research Center, Iowa City, IA.   1/87-5/88  
Real-Time Programming using C, HP Basic.

U. of Iowa Dept. of Comp. Sci., Iowa City, IA.   1/87-5/87    
Teaching Assistant, Taught two Small-Sections of Pascal​​