Thiago Secomandi Galdino, Quality Assurance Developer in Curitiba - State of Paraná, Brazil
Thiago Secomandi Galdino

Quality Assurance Developer in Curitiba - State of Paraná, Brazil

Member since June 13, 2019
Thiago is a QA engineer with 12+ years of experience who's proficient in functional and regression testing using C#/Java and Selenium for UI testing and RestSharp (C#)/RestAssured (Java) for API testing. He's worked with several application types, is able to build a strong background, and communicates well with both business and development ends of the team. His will to solve problems is one of the keys to his success.
Thiago is now available for hire


  • Paraná Banco
    Robot Framework, RabbitMQ, Azure Service Bus, Python, C#
  • UHG Brasil
    Azure, SQL, JSON, RestSharp, Selenium, C#
  • HSBC/Scopus
    Jenkins, SQL, Groovy, UI, SOAP, Selenium, Java



Curitiba - State of Paraná, Brazil



Preferred Environment

Robot Framework, Python, Java, C#, Git, Eclipse, Visual Studio, Windows

The most amazing...

...project I've worked on was building a framework that allowed a team of seven people to automate UI and API tests with ease and follow the same code pattern.


  • Senior QA Engineer

    2019 - 2020
    Paraná Banco
    • Pioneered, together with my colleague, in the use of Robot Framework to test both API and UI of the bank's newly developed apps.
    • Used TFS to report bugs and report progress in activities.
    • Worked in an Agile environment, using Scrum and Kanban to manage the squad's activities.
    • Built a temporary solution that is still active, using Selenium and Python, to obtain data from a website that didn't have a public API system.
    Technologies: Robot Framework, RabbitMQ, Azure Service Bus, Python, C#
  • Senior QA Analyst

    2017 - 2019
    UHG Brasil
    • Built a test framework to deal with both UI and API testing and providing a code pattern to all squads.
    • Led the improvement of the continuous integration process from a QA perspective.
    • Provided support for the first release of the customer portals that are used by over 100,000 users every day.
    • Spread knowledge and guided newcomers on how to use the developed framework.
    • Reported test case results to the team leadership.
    • Collected and analyzed test results from automated test runs.
    • Worked in an Agile environment, using basically Scrum and Kanban to manage the team's efforts.
    Technologies: Azure, SQL, JSON, RestSharp, Selenium, C#
  • Senior Test Analyst

    2013 - 2017
    • Planned, wrote, and executed manual test cases for web applications.
    • Automated UI test cases using Selenium and Java.
    • Performed API testing with SoapUI.
    • Researched and developed proof of concept projects for mobile automation.
    • Led the efforts of the automation cell to improve the process and start a continuous integration environment across all projects.
    Technologies: Jenkins, SQL, Groovy, UI, SOAP, Selenium, Java
  • Test Analyst

    2007 - 2013
    • Estimated, planned, wrote, and executed manual tests for web and batch applications.
    • Performed static testing over the applications' requirements.
    • Managed defects.
    • Provided support during releases.
    • Started practicing with test automation.
    Technologies: IBM Rational Quality Manager (RQM), IBM Rational Functional Tester (RFT), SQL, Java


  • Next

    One of the first Brazilian fully digital banking companies; it is now used by 550,000 customers countrywide.

  • Amil Portals

    Huge project to update the visual identity and usability of the old customer portals used by Amil (the largest healthcare company in Brazil, owned by UnitedHealth Group). The portals are used by over 100,000 clients on a daily basis and are the main channel for them to perform some actions like requesting reimbursement, generating payment bills and managing enterprise contracts.

    The link provided will take you to the main portal, in Portuguese.

  • Paraná Banco

    QA responsible for planning and automating test cases in an Agile environment. Our squad had an outstanding performance and grew into one of the most competent in the whole company.
    I was mainly focused on API testing when I had a partner to work with, but by the end of my journey there, I took care of both back and front end testing for the applications we were developing.


  • Languages

    XPath, C#.NET, C#, Python, Python 3, Java, Groovy, SQL
  • Frameworks

    Selenium, JUnit, Robot Framework
  • Paradigms

    Test Automation, Manual Testing, Agile, Scrum, Kanban
  • Other

    QA Automation, Software QA, Quality Assurance (QA), CI/CD Pipelines, Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC), SOAP, UI, Azure Service Bus
  • Tools

    RestSharp, Jira, SoapUI, Visual Studio, Git, IBM Rational Functional Tester (RFT), IBM Rational Quality Manager (RQM), Jenkins, RabbitMQ, HP Application Lifecycle Management (ALM), xUnit, MSTest
  • Platforms

    Android, Azure, Windows, Eclipse, iOS
  • Storage



  • Bachelor's degree in Technology in Data Processing
    2006 - 2011
    FATEC - Americana, SP, Brazil

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