Join Bob McGannon for an in-depth discussion in this video Testing roles, part of Project Management Foundations: Quality.
- In the last video,…I talked about the data and environment required…to perform sound and useful testing.…However, as in many things, you can have…great information and tools available,…but if you don't have the right people,…it can all fall apart.…So let me share the skills and roles…that will help you produce…effective testing for your product.…Typical testing roles include a test manager,…who is responsible for leading the effort,…developing the test strategy and plans,…and reporting results to the project manager.…
On smaller projects, you, as the project manager,…will often be the test manager.…Second role is the testers themselves.…They're responsible for writing and executing test cases…and documenting the test results.…The third role is the developers.…They're responsible for unit testing the software…based on design specifications.…Unit testing is frequently informal,…with minimal documentation produced.…At the very least, I suggest you create a checklist…with the types of testing activities to be performed…
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- What is project quality?
- Using Pareto analysis and Lean Six Sigma
- Balancing quality, project workload, and customer needs
- Addressing quality issues
- Planning IT tests
- Testing deliverables<br><br>
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