Test Automation suite of assesments are designed to test individual on aspects of test automation including the understanding of requirements for automation, defining and implementing a test automation framework, awareness of various tool suites and options available in the market, understanding the potential use of tools, and the methods and means to introduce a tool into an organization. In addition this suite also focusses on how to evaluate the individual tool suites by vendors like HP, Microsoft, IBM Rational, and also Open Source Tool Suites like Selenium and others. Given the importance of scripting, we also have a focus on evaluating the individual capability for scripting as well.
Totally, this suite enables organizations to define an assessment for 4 levels, and across 43 Skill Areas of importance and interest to many organizations.
This assessment is best suited for individuals involved with Automation as their core area of work. Even individuals aspiring for a career / movement into Test Automation can consider taking this assessment to know their gaps. All individuals with the following roles can undertake this assessment:
Test Automation is a very critical skill, and now the most highly demanded area of interest for many. The main coverage of the assessments focus on 4 different categories – Technology, Process & Technique, Tools & Automation, and Management & Support.
Basics of Information Technology | Operating Systems | Programming Languages | Database Management | Application Architecture | Web Applications | Mobile Applications | Cloud Applications | Mainframe Applications | Enterprise Applications | Embedded Systems
Automation Fundamentals | Automation Requirements | Automation Process | Business for Test Automation | Agile Methodology | Automation Frameworks | Test Automation Strategy | Planning Test Automation | Test Automation Architecture | Testing Tool Concepts | Automated Test Execution | Defect Reporting | Defect Management | Maintenance of Test Suites | Environment Setup | Test Automation CoE | Metrics & Measurement
Scripting for Testers | Fundamentals of Automation | Functional Testing Tools | Performance Testing Tools | Test Management Tools | Test Design Tools | HP Suite | IBM Suite | Microfocus Suite | Open Source Tools | Microsoft Suite | Neotys Suite
Vendor Management Skills | Team Management | Configuration Management | Infrastructure Management | Reporting & Reviews | Documentation | Stakeholder Management | Cost Management
The standard assessment is configured for 100 questions for 120 minutes. Typical passmark is set for 75% on the total assessment. The test is required to be taken in one sitting and is normally available for a month from the date of purchase.
At the end of each assessment, the individuals shall receive a individual assessment report for their personal reference. Individuals are encouraged to write to us for a personalized learning plan based on the weaknesses in the skill areas, and proficiency level. Our subject matter experts will work with the individuals to develop a integrated development plan to improve on the weaknesses identified in the assessment.