Test automation

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What does a test automation engineer do?

In this test automation engineer overview, we explore the role of a specialist who uses automated tools and frameworks to check the quality of the product. They are primarily tasked with creating testing algorithms, including scenarios unsuitable for manual testing, and optimizing routine processes. This saves time for unique and high-priority tasks, shortens the release cycle, and provides a competitive advantage.

The key responsibilities of a test automation engineer include:

  • Developing and implementing solutions to automate the testing process.
  • Setting goals for test automation and evaluating its effectiveness.
  • Utilizing various test automation tools and languages.
  • Ensuring product quality through the application of best practices and architectural principles.
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