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Arpan Buch

Freelance Black Box Tester
CanadaToptal Member Since March 24, 2022

Arpan is a permanent resident of Canada and has around 10 years of experience as a software development engineer in test (SDET). He is an expert in front-end and back-end engineering and test automation with high prowess in the technological stack. Arpan loves building test automation frameworks from scratch and training teams to work on the test automation frameworks. A diligent engineer, he is passionate about sharing his knowledge about test automation.

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Manoj Chavan

Freelance Black Box Tester
United StatesToptal Member Since June 25, 2020

With over 20+ years in the IT industry and a wide range of development and testing experience in several business models, Manoj is well versed in current automation technology, such as Selenium, Appium, and RestAssured. He is looking forward to contributing to the team and sharing his experiences on new and challenging projects.

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Nikola Pavićević

Freelance Black Box Tester
SerbiaToptal Member Since December 26, 2020

Nikola has a master's degree in electrical engineering and computer science, significant expertise in system development and testing in the automotive industry, and general-purpose software development and testing skills. Strong technical skills in software and electronics development, along with cross-platform testing and QA process know-how combined with great soft skills, make him a good fit for technically complex projects—as an individual contributor or in a leadership or managerial role.

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Deepti Kumar

Freelance Black Box Tester
United KingdomToptal Member Since June 6, 2022

Deepti is a highly-motivated, enthusiastic, and experienced tester able to carry out tasks with accuracy while working under pressure. She is an excellent team player who motivates other staff members and drives the team positively and constructively. Deepti has worked for 12 years as a software test engineer and has vast experience in testing Windows and web-based applications as well as in automation testing using Unified Functional Testing (UFT) and Selenium.

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Jacques van der Westhuizen

Freelance Black Box Tester
South AfricaToptal Member Since October 30, 2021

Jacques is a senior full-stack software tester with 15 years of experience. Apart from manual testing, he has nine years of automation and four years of performance testing experience. Jacques loves coding in Python and uses it to solve different types of challenging problems. He is an intelligent worker who will get the job done efficiently and with high quality and ensure that the clients' expectations are met.

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Anukishan Kaki

Freelance Black Box Tester
New ZealandToptal Member Since October 10, 2022

Anukishan is a quality assurance engineer with four years of experience. He has worked in multiple industries, breaking down issues to achieve the best quality products. Anukishan is an expert in defect reporting and triaging as well as test planning, scripting, execution, and closure activities.

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Geetanjali Mohanty

Freelance Black Box Tester
IndiaToptal Member Since November 8, 2022

Geetanjali has 12+ years of Java and Python expertise, focusing on robust automation frameworks with Selenium and API automation using REST Assured, Unirest, and Cypress. With GIT and CI/CD proficiency via Jenkins, TeamCity, and Travis, she excels in modern development practices. Experienced in test management, Geetanjali leads teams to deliver high-quality results ahead of schedule. Driven by a passion for technical content creation, she ensures excellence and efficiency in every project.

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Vamsi Darbhamulla

Freelance Black Box Tester
CanadaToptal Member Since March 18, 2022

Vamsi is a software development engineer specializing in test architecture with 14 years of experience building customized, scalable test automation solutions across different domains. He has extensive testing and DevOps experience building and maintaining various CI/CD pipelines that provide a faster feedback loop to agile delivery teams.

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Tarek Roshdy

Freelance Black Box Tester
EgyptToptal Member Since April 11, 2022

Tarek is a software quality assurance engineer with 7+ years of experience working as a product owner and software tester of mobile, web, and desktop applications. With a background in engineering, he owns several certifications related to agile methodologies, mobile applications, artificial intelligence, and software testing, namely from ISTQB and ASTQB. Tarek is keen on QA processes and methods and was awarded the best QA twice in a row in Testathon Egypt, 2017 and 2020.

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Christina Lin

Freelance Black Box Tester
CanadaToptal Member Since March 6, 2018

Christina is a senior QA engineer with expertise in test automation, test management, and manual testing for web and mobile applications. She has created test automation frameworks from the ground up using Selenium WebDriver in several projects as well as automating API testing using REST-assured and Postman. With experience in both private and public sectors, Christina has worked with large, medium-size, and small startup companies.

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Esteban Ramirez

Freelance Black Box Tester
ColombiaToptal Member Since January 18, 2024

Esteban is an experienced QA engineer with over 13 years of experience in diverse roles. He is skilled in overseeing testing projects from inception, adeptly navigating Agile software development methodologies. He has performed functional and non-functional tests on mobile devices for Globant, ensuring solutions met business objectives and maintained operational reliability. Esteban is proficient in API testing for web and mobile UIs and is effective in unsupervised work.

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Toptal understood our project needs immediately. We were matched with an exceptional freelancer from Argentina who, from Day 1, immersed himself in our industry, blended seamlessly with our team, understood our vision, and produced top-notch results. Toptal makes connecting with superior developers and programmers very easy.

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  • How are Toptal Black Box Testers different?

    At Toptal, we thoroughly screen our Black Box Testers to ensure we only match you with talent of the highest caliber. Of the more than 200,000 people who apply to join the Toptal network each year, fewer than 3% make the cut. You’ll work with engineering experts (never generalized recruiters or HR reps) to understand your goals, technical needs, and team dynamics. The end result: expert vetted talent from our network, custom matched to fit your business needs.

  • Can I hire Black Box Testers in less than 48 hours through Toptal?

    Depending on availability and how fast you can progress, you could start working with a Black Box Tester within 48 hours of signing up.

  • What is the no-risk trial period for Toptal Black Box Testers?

    We make sure that each engagement between you and your Black Box Tester begins with a trial period of up to two weeks. This means that you have time to confirm the engagement will be successful. If you’re completely satisfied with the results, we’ll bill you for the time and continue the engagement for as long as you’d like. If you’re not completely satisfied, you won’t be billed. From there, we can either part ways, or we can provide you with another expert who may be a better fit and with whom we will begin a second, no-risk trial.

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    Scale as Needed

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