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Podcast: Insights Into a Successful Career in Software Testing

There are misconceptions around software testing, its role and its relationship with development. Can anyone become a software testing engineer? What are the traits and...

There are misconceptions around software testing, its role and its relationship with development.

Can anyone become a software testing engineer? What are the traits and skills that would make you a much better tester and would enable you to have a successful career?

In our latest Testing Show, Qualitest’s Elle Gee and Sangeetha Gururaj, along with SalesForce’s Jess Ingrassellino and MediaAlpha’s Lanette Creamer, share advice and guidance on what it takes today to have a fruitful career in software testing and how to get to where you want to go.

The Testing Show: A Career In Testing

Topics discussed include:

  • Insightful advice for people starting their testing career.
  • The skills, knowledge and attitude needed to become a successful tester.
  • The importance of thinking and operating like a scientist.
  • The conceptual divorce between development and testing – and how to overcome it.
  • The shift in the approach to software testing compared to development.