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Test engineer

Glossary of Software QA/Testing

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Test engineer

We, test engineers are engineers who specialize in testing. We, test engineers, create test cases, procedures, scripts and generate data. We execute test procedures and scripts, analyze standards of measurements, evaluate results of system/integration/regression testing.
We also...
* Speed up the work of your development staff;
* Reduce your organization's risk of legal liability;
* Give you the evidence that your software is correct and operates properly;
* Improve your problem tracking and reporting;
* Maximize the value of your software;
* Maximize the value of the devices that use it;
* Assure the successful launch of your product by discovering bugs and design flaws, before users get discouraged, before shareholders loose their cool and before employees get bogged down;
* Help the work of your development staff, so the development team can devote its time to build up your product;
* Promote continual improvement;
* Provide documentation required by FDA, FAA, other regulatory agencies and your customers;
* Save money by discovering defects 'early' in the design process, before failures occur in production, or in the field;
* Save the reputation of your company by discovering bugs and design flaws; before bugs and design flaws damage the reputation of your company.

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