As a tester it's near impossible to avoid all the discussions and articles about the importance of test automation, but do software testers need to know programming and how to code?
Ever wondered what it’s like to be a tester? Regular ST.C contributor Jon takes you through his average day in the life of a tester.
Understanding the different software tester job roles and their various responsibilities can be a little overwhelming, especially when looking at new opportunities. In this article, Jon tries to help you to, in the immortal words of Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, ‘know your role’.
Interviewing software testers is not as easy as you might think. In this post, Jon discusses some potential interview questions for experienced candidates that can make the process smoother for both sides.
In this post, Jon questions the shy ways we seem to approach pay rises nowadays.
Do you have a job interview coming up and are unsure how to prepare? Jon will get you ready to face one of the most stressful aspects of your working life.
In an industry with a dizzying number of software testing job titles, Jon asks do they really matter in the broader picture?
Just because the traditional approach to job interviews is the usual Q&A sit-down, it doesn't mean you have to do it. Why not try something different?
How do you answer when the job interviewer asks you those four dreaded words: "tell me about yourself"? Jon weighs in on this difficult question.
Thinking of accepting a new job role? Be sure the right questions before you do, as it'll help you to determine if it's the right fit for you.