Test Engineer


Test Engineer
the role that is played when a person performs testing tasks


Test Engineer in the OPF Method Component Inheritance Hierarchy

As illustrated in the preceding figure, Test Engineer is part of the following inheritance hierarchy:


The typical role-specific responsibilities of a Test Engineer are to:

Test engineers typically inherit the general role responsibilities from the role process component.


To fulfill these responsibilities, test engineers typically should have the following expertise, training, and experience:


Test engineers typically perform the following role-specific tasks in an iterative, incremental, parallel, and time-boxed manner:

Test engineers typically inherit common role tasks from the role process component.


Test engineers typically perform these tasks as members of the following teams:

Work Products

As members of these teams, test engineers typically produce all or part of the following work products: