Are you an automation developer looking for a new position? Let's simulate the experience of a coding interview:
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Have you just been hired as an automation developer? Congratulations on your new role! Being an automation developer is tricky, since it's a bit of a hybrid position. You will need to learn both software development and and software testing — dual skill sets that may at first seem to be at odds with each other. With enough practice, though, you will find that they compliment each other, working in harmony.
Allow me to sidestep the…Continue
Are you a manual tester? Are you attempting to switch careers in the software testing industry? Are you trying to break into automation development? In this article, I will outline how I made the transition from being a manual quality assurance engineer—a technical position that deals with next to no actual coding—to an automated testing position, where I am programming in Selenium and Java daily.
This transition didn't come overnight. It took years to lay the groundwork for this…Continue
While I was searching for my next software testing gig last year, I strangely found myself with too little hands-on programming experience. Normally, my degrees and knowledge of the software development industry would be enough... but I found out when I was interviewing that no longer could I as a Software Quality Assurance Engineer get away with simply documenting test cases in MS Word or MS Excel executing all the test cases by hand just like the end user of our web or…Continue