ISTQB® Certified Tester Advanced Level - Test Automation Engineer

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The ISTQB® Advanced Level Test Automation is aimed at people who wish to build on the knowledge and skills acquired at the Foundation Level and develop further their expertise in one or more specific areas.  The modules offered at the Advanced Level Test Automation cover a wide range of testing topics.

A Test Automation Engineer is one who has broad knowledge of testing in general, and an in-depth understanding in the special area of test automation. An in-depth understanding is defined as having sufficient knowledge of test automation theory and practice to be able to influence the direction that an organisation and/or project takes when designing, developing and maintaining test automation solutions for functional tests.

Value for Organisation

  • Certified resources will be able to demonstrate value by increasing early testability and supporting your test automation solution
  • Test Automation is one of the enablers for continuous delivery and reduces the manual test-effort heavily in regression testing
  • Comprehensive syllabus providing excellent insight into all aspects of automation testing and its uses to shift left using stubs and drivers
  • A definitive return on investment in an area that is fast becoming essential within the testing community

Value for Candidate

  • Most modern teams demand test automation, this International accreditation will help you gain knowledge in this important testing area
  • Understand the test automation fundamentals (capture/playback, data-driven testing, keyword-driven testing, linear scripting, structured scripting and process-driven scripting)
  • Understand the test automation architecture (test definition layer, test generation layer, test adaptation layer, test execution layer) and test automation framework
  • Understand the test automation approach for API Testing, CLI Testing and GUI Testing
  • Enhance your career prospects by learning new skills to develop Test Automation strategies to suit different situations in the workplace