Here's a quick thought: non-functional testing of a system is developing for QA.
Yep. Oh, sure, not in every way—but it offers the same traps as developing for coders.
Being aware of this helps testers avoid this trap, and be a bit more empathic towards the dev guys …
I love mentoring and teaching for many reasons,
but also because it forces me to clarify my thoughts.
Planning today's 1:1 with one of our QA/QC engineers
helped me realize what I really want from a QA/QC engineer.
Let's start with something familiar: software engineering.
Software engineering …