Skill Level Intermediate
- You've got a new product coming in. Your preparation is paying off. You have a good test plan. You've got the ball rolling on setting up your test equipment and software. Everything is aligned for testing. It sounds like you are ready, but are you really? Are you prepared to manage your test project? Test management isn't predictable. In fact it's constantly shifting, changing and moving. Trying to manage a test is a bit like juggling. You have your test cases, your cycles, your results, all impacting your success. To make matters more complicated you have people who want you to do your job but aren't all that happy to hear when you discover problems. It can be a thankless job. In this course, we're going to learn about how to effectively manage a quality test. We're going to learn about the preparation, the processes and the pitfalls of delivering great test results. We are going to review best practices and help you discover a way to make these unpredictable and often complicated tests run smoothly. I'm Mike Fine. I have over 25 years of hands-on experience working in testing. I'm an author on quality and helped found a customer validation software and services company called Center Code in 2001. I am a strong advocate for product quality. I've spent my career learning and developing better and better methods to ensure testing is comprehensive, thorough and successful. Whether you are working in a small lab handling a single product or managing a massive test with hundreds of projects, this course will help you understand what it takes to successfully manage an effective quality test and help your company deliver a quality product.