Senior Technical Leader Huawei
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Ramana Yeruva's Education
JNTU College of Engineering, Hyderabad
Sri Nagabhaira Junior College
About Ramana Yeruva's family
I born and brought up in agricultural background family.I am the youngest off all my brothers.My father is farmer and mother is house maker.All my brothers settled in native place(Turimellla,Ongole,AndhraPradesh).My Primary schooling was in Residential School and B.Tech in JNTU.
Current and Previous Responsibilities
I am playing role kind of Team Lead with team of 6-7 people some times more.My primary responsibilities includes Involving brainstoming of requirements,Strong Test Strategy preparation for agile mode of releases,Test planning,tracking,Review of all test artifacts,grooming members to the next level..
Tech trends to watch out for
I worked mainly on different Databases(GMDB,Oracle,SQLServer,MySQL,PostGres),Web Technologies,GWT,Web/App servers on many OSs,Test tools Rational Robot,Selenium,RFT.These helped me to grow quickly in Huawei from career perspective and strengthen confidence to handle E2E cycle of project technically
Testing is very interesting for people who are going to start career at the same time needs to face big challenges in terms of automation,zero defect releases,incremental testing in agile mode of projects for Test sufficiency
The Journey So Far
I started my career as Software Engineer in Testing from CA(Computer Associates) and moved to Huawei Technologies which is like knowldge hub for people who want to realise potential,innovative,creative ideas.In My journey overcome so many challenges in making quality and stareleases to the customers
Areas for the Future
1.Creative Test skills to find special system test scenarios,defects which influence business 2.Stable,reliable automation frameworks for efficiency perspective
3.Domain knowldge is must for testers without which cant make project success 4.uptodate to the latest test techniques/tools in industry
Plans for the Future
I would like to see my self as Test Architect level with which i can influence business of organisation positively
I would like to become Test Expert in Test Industry in Test Technical forums for Database,Webapplications platforms or products
I suggest to have ISTQB certification at differnet level to grow further in test career.However i used to browse many test links for updates and below are some of them..
Degrees that Matter
As i mentioned earlier,certifications are added advantage in test career but real experience pays more than anything else
Changes in the industry
When I started test career,It has more on Manual testing and Water fall,V-V model used to follow for projects.Now it has been changed totally to Automation,Agile processes for quickly releases for efficiency.
Most Important Lessons
1.Become domain expert in industry is very important which decides our career in Test industry
2.Exploring system in short time helps to define Test Strategy,Assess system quality in aspects
3.Robust Automation frameworks for GUI projects really tough as technology trend varies in day to day life
Most Important Decisions
These days Database is mostly used by any kind of applications in industry.Become Database Test expert is one important aspect of my career which is helping to test software at all levels application,websever,database layers.It is mandatory for the tester to know E2E flow of Software at all levels