Test Engineer (QP: SSC/q1301)
India is the world’s largest sourcing destination for the information technology (IT) industry, and employs about 1 Crore Indians and continues to contribute significantly to the social and economic transformation in the country. The computer software and hardware sector in India attracted cumulative foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows worth more than Rs. 800 Crores between April 2000 and 2014 suggesting increased employment opportunities in this sector in the years to come.
The course shall equip the successful trainees with the requisite knowledge and skills for development and coordination of scheduled and unscheduled test plans and conducting software compatibility tests with programs, hardware, operating systems, or network environments. On successful completion of the course, the trainee shall be proficient to carry out automated as well as manual tests on software applications to track software defects and measure performance metrics.
Desirable Personal Traits:
· Basic Computer literacy
· Good oral and written communication skills
· Problem solving and decision making abilities
Job prospects: Software Test Engineer, Security Test Engineer, Test Analyst, Test Lead, Tester
150 hours of internship with leading IT/ITeS companies or IT departments of local, national and international companies.
Assessment and Certification:
Continuous assessment is carried out by the Training Service Provider and final assessment by an independent assessor, assigned by the Sector Skill Council. Certificate will be issued by Government of Kerala and the Sector Skill Council, to successful trainees.
· Students enrolled in 1st year of BSc Any stream / BCA / Bcom Computer Application
· Students who have successfully completed ‘Aptitude Test’ and ‘Personal Interview’