Articles tagged with Quality Assurance
“You have to create this application in the next 14 days”, a client told us during one of our recent projects. It might sound like an impossible mission but not for a well-organized team. The application was meant for patients in Nigeria looking to book a remote appointment with a doctor.
“A Software Tester is a person who has to be told what to do. A Quality Assurance Engineer is a guy who usually says what I should do and when”, is what one of the Project Managers in my previous job has told me. This sentence kept coming back to me for a long time now and I can say that he wasn’t far from the truth.
Scaling up your project team is not an easy task — finding the right people is definitely a challenge, but it’s not the only factor contributing to an efficient and well-performing group. At Startup House, we already did the hard work by acquiring the top brains that are available, but the final piece of the puzzle is actually up to the owner of the team. From my experience, integrating external quality assurance into an already existing team can be tricky, as there are several barriers to overcome on more than one plane. But all this is worth the effort!