Questions tagged [qa-architect]

A QA architect has in-depth knowledge of a variety of testing techniques and methodologies used both inside and outside of Microsoft. They often provide technical assistance and/or advice to the test Manager.

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How can QA honestly identify their own strengths and weaknesses?

As a QA, I think of myself as being a bit above average in my field. I get paid well, I get promotions, & I never had any problem getting a good job. I am fortunate enough to meet with new people ...
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Can a Software QA take over all the documentations needed for the project?

I have been included in a very big project, with surprisingly, unorganized - to none - documents. Every meeting, we had been asking for documents back and forth and they can't provide one. There's ...
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What are the tools that we can use to automate, before completion of the development?

I'm kind of new to software automation and I'm doing UI automation by using selenium webdriver. I have heard that there are some tools, that can automate a system before we get the UI of the system ...
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Aside from Tools, Technology and Platform, what are key factors for UI automation

There is a lot of choice about specific tools and technology to use for UI automation for User Acceptance tests. What are good practices that should be considered in the architecture of UI automation ...
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What are the key areas of focus for a Quality Architect within Agile Transformation?

An organization is undergoing an Agile transformation (from not being Agile) A sub group of the organization is spearheading the effort by learning and adopting the various agile practices. The lead ...
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java software quality in eclipse while developing

How can I increase the quality of code while developing itself. Is there nay tool available which will analyse my code and tell which part of code will create performance issue. I dont want different ...
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Where should a test server be hosted?

Should a test server be hosted locally or on the internet ? What are the pros/cons? I have seen people do both. What is best practice?
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What is System-Wide Processing? [closed]

I am not sure if I should post this question here, but I did not found any other stackexchange site which might be more helpful. If this question is better to be asked somewhere else, please feel ...
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QA as Scrum Master

I have been thinking more and more as to whether it’s a good idea to have one of the Lead QA testers as the project's Scrum Master? Here’s my thinking, which may not be the same in every company/...
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What does a QA Architect do in a team, and what skills are needed for this job?

I saw a job ad for a QA Architect. I realized that I don't know what is the role of QA Architect in a team. So, what does a QA Architect do in a team and what skill does he need to have both in ...