SQA Empowerment Presented By M Ayman Noor Principal SQA Engineer ReliSource Technologies Ltd.
Scope Q/A Lessons Trends in Bangladesh SQA Empowerment
Empowerment <ul><li>“A condition whereby people have the authority to make decisions and take action in their work areas w...
Empowerment
Empowerment President of USA
SQA Empowerment <ul><li>Authority/Power to do what? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Make decisions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Partic...
Trends in BD <ul><li>Developers  missing milestones </li></ul><ul><li>Client  strict on the delivery </li></ul><ul><li>Spe...
Trends in BD <ul><li>You will be accused for releasing the less quality products !! </li></ul>QA Lead Can’t choose/assign ...
Trends in BD <ul><li>You’re powerless </li></ul>A requirements document is necessary Mgt would not help enforce You were t...
Trends in BD <ul><li>Title: SQA Engineer ? </li></ul><ul><li>Stakeholder? </li></ul><ul><li>“ You test” NOT  “you assure q...
Trends in BD <ul><li>“ Testing! Oh, that’s pretty easy. It doesn’t require much time & effort. Let’s push them to curtail ...
Trends in BD <ul><li>You DONOT have the power to kill.  </li></ul><ul><li>“ 007 – License to Kill“ </li></ul>
Lessons “ Your project will succeed” if and only if “ You make winners of all the critical stakeholders”
Thank You & Questions?
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

M. Ayman Noor: SQA Empowerment

356

Published on

Published in: Business, Technology
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
356
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
3
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

M. Ayman Noor: SQA Empowerment

  1. 1. SQA Empowerment Presented By M Ayman Noor Principal SQA Engineer ReliSource Technologies Ltd.
  2. 2. Scope Q/A Lessons Trends in Bangladesh SQA Empowerment
  3. 3. Empowerment <ul><li>“A condition whereby people have the authority to make decisions and take action in their work areas without prior approval.” </li></ul>
  4. 4. Empowerment
  5. 5. Empowerment President of USA
  6. 6. SQA Empowerment <ul><li>Authority/Power to do what? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Make decisions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Participate in requirement capture </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Set up project schedules/milestones/deadlines </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Participate in process implementation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Push your PM/TL as required </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Push the developers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Block a release </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Make release notes </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Trends in BD <ul><li>Developers missing milestones </li></ul><ul><li>Client strict on the delivery </li></ul><ul><li>Spend less time on Testing </li></ul><ul><li>Less quality product </li></ul><ul><li>You will be in front of firing squad </li></ul>
  8. 8. Trends in BD <ul><li>You will be accused for releasing the less quality products !! </li></ul>QA Lead Can’t choose/assign QA resources Wrong people in wrong place
  9. 9. Trends in BD <ul><li>You’re powerless </li></ul>A requirements document is necessary Mgt would not help enforce You were told to ‘collect the e-mails’, ‘ interview the developers’, or ‘ you should be able to figure out what it's supposed to do’
  10. 10. Trends in BD <ul><li>Title: SQA Engineer ? </li></ul><ul><li>Stakeholder? </li></ul><ul><li>“ You test” NOT “you assure quality” </li></ul><ul><li>Can’t force to fix bugs </li></ul><ul><li>Release notes will be posted ignoring your feedback </li></ul><ul><li>Opinion on product design/requirements </li></ul><ul><li>Can’t feedback on the development process/mythology. </li></ul><ul><li>Your feedback on Tools & Technologies will be ignored </li></ul><ul><li>“ Process work seen as non technical and non value adding” </li></ul><ul><li>Need extra effort /hours – let the QA do it </li></ul>
  11. 11. Trends in BD <ul><li>“ Testing! Oh, that’s pretty easy. It doesn’t require much time & effort. Let’s push them to curtail their time”- developers to PM/TL </li></ul><ul><li>“ DONOT talk. Just watch and see what we are doing.” - Developers </li></ul><ul><li>“ You audit/review my tasks!! Go away” </li></ul><ul><li>“ Leave me alone - let me do my coding” –culture </li></ul><ul><li>“ I know my project better” – attitude </li></ul><ul><li>Do you have the power to kill? 007 – License to Kill </li></ul>
  12. 12. Trends in BD <ul><li>You DONOT have the power to kill. </li></ul><ul><li>“ 007 – License to Kill“ </li></ul>
  13. 13. Lessons “ Your project will succeed” if and only if “ You make winners of all the critical stakeholders”
  14. 14. Thank You & Questions?
  1. A particular slide catching your eye?

    Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.

×