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Deepti Kumar

Freelance Exploratory Testing Specialist
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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Daniel Manolache

Freelance Exploratory Testing Specialist
RomaniaToptal Member Since March 5, 2020

Daniel is a well-seasoned QA engineer with more than ten years of experience spanning multiple platforms and a wide range of frameworks and technologies. He has the ability to view the product from the user's perspective and always comes up with recommendations for improving the overall product and, most importantly, the user's experience.

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Jakub Obstarczyk

Freelance Exploratory Testing Specialist
PolandToptal Member Since June 25, 2021

Jakub is a senior QA automation engineer with many years of experience in telecommunications and digital identity. His expertise includes Agile methodologies, test automation, quality assurance, behavior-driven development, and test planning, and he has a keen ability to transition from manual to automated testing. Jakub has designed and implemented QA testing for Mastercard, Capgemini, and several other small and midsized businesses.

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Ankit Laddha

Freelance Exploratory Testing Specialist
GermanyToptal Member Since April 17, 2020

Ankit is a testing advocate with 10+ years of experience who has streamlined and set up testing and agile processes as well as test automation frameworks (web/mobile/api/performance). He is a great mentor and coach with experience helping team members align on quality definitions. Industry-wise, he has mostly worked in banking, insurance, and retail, but he brings a user-focused, end-to-end perspective to any project.

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Deniz Hamamcioglu

Freelance Exploratory Testing Specialist
TurkeyToptal Member Since December 12, 2018

Deniz has over nine years of experience in software test automation, framework, and test architecture design. He led and mentored teams and created guidelines about testing. Deniz is an expert on Selenium, Cypress, Playwright, WebdriverIO, Protractor, and many other test automation technologies and programming languages. He communicates exceptionally well and has a keen eye for details. Deniz has been working remotely for the last couple of years, providing expert guidance across continents.

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Christina Lin

Freelance Exploratory Testing Specialist
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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Alexey Zaytsev

Freelance Exploratory Testing Specialist
United StatesToptal Member Since March 4, 2020

Alexey is a senior QA engineer with ten years of experience in various system platforms and operating systems. He has tested client-server and web-based applications in addition to mobile apps. Alexey has successfully developed test plans, test cases, checklists, and other QA documentation. He has successfully performed different types of testing and immediately reported bugs using various tracking systems. Alexey has experience in automation testing with Selenium WebDriver and Cypress.

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Goran Sokolov

Freelance Exploratory Testing Specialist
MacedoniaToptal Member Since November 3, 2021

Goran is a passionate test automation engineer with over eight years of experience in several business domains like gambling, healthcare, media, and telecommunication. He is a CAT-certified agile tester, working primarily with Java, RestTemplate, Selenium, TestNG, and Allure. He has experience with Robot Framework, Python, and Pytest. In Goran, you'll find a perpetually curious lifelong learner eager to jump into and resolve new problems and an enthusiastic collaborator.

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Daniel Andres Cavenago

Freelance Exploratory Testing Specialist
ArgentinaToptal Member Since April 23, 2019

Daniel has over 13 years of experience with a deep knowledge of the entire QA process, from designing, creating, and executing to the planning and strategies of testing. With solid experience as a QA automation lead, Daniel has the ability to develop automation frameworks from the ground up, utilizing continuous integration tools and ensuring top quality in all software development stages—from design to deployment.

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Radu-Alexandru Ionita

Freelance Exploratory Testing Specialist
RomaniaToptal Member Since March 8, 2019

Radu has over a decade of experience in software testing and quality assurance working in various roles (execution, leadership, management) and industries/systems (eCommerce, banking, insurance, medical, security, IoT, embedded, telecom, and more). Besides a wealth of hands-on expertise, he also has the formal education to back him up with a master's degree in systems engineering (computer science), ISTQB Advanced, among other certifications.

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Shushanik Soghomonyan

Freelance Exploratory Testing Specialist
ArmeniaToptal Member Since July 27, 2022

Shushan is a skilled QA engineer with 5 years of experience testing web and mobile iOS and Android-based applications. Her professional experience includes analyzing business requirements and executing tests to identify bugs in new software. Hard-working and detail-oriented, Shushan helps to produce top-quality software products.

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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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A Toptal director of engineering will work with you to understand your goals, technical needs, and team dynamics.

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Within days, we'll introduce you to the right Exploratory Testing specialist for your project. Average time to match is under 24 hours.

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  • How are Toptal Exploratory Testing specialists different?

    At Toptal, we thoroughly screen our Exploratory Testing specialists 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 Exploratory Testing specialists in less than 48 hours through Toptal?

    Depending on availability and how fast you can progress, you could start working with an Exploratory Testing specialist within 48 hours of signing up.

  • What is the no-risk trial period for Toptal Exploratory Testing specialists?

    We make sure that each engagement between you and your Exploratory Testing specialist 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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    All of our talent are seasoned experts who ramp up quickly, readily contribute as core team members, and work with you to minimize onboarding time.

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    The Right Fit

    We have a knack for matching you with the right fit. Start working with your new hire on a no-risk trial period, paying only if satisfied.

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    Scale as Needed

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    We handle all aspects of billing, payments, and NDA’s. Let us take care of the overhead while you focus on building great products.

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    Choose the engagement type that suits your needs — hourly, part-time, or full-time — with the ability to change anytime.

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