Why Military Veterans Make Exceptional Testers
Hiring trained talent has been a challenge for IT organizations for several years now. How do you find a steady source of qualified candidates for entry-level QA and QE positions, especially considering colleges and universities don't include a software quality assurance curriculum? Enter the returning veteran! Our veterans often find the search for jobs a daunting challenge, but Brenda Hall discovered just how well veterans are suited for work in software quality. She will share her insights into solving two challenges—our companies needing talent, and returning veterans needing jobs—with one imaginative solution. Brenda will discuss the natural transition from military experience "hunting down the bad guys" to hunting down software bugs. She will share her experiences over the last ten months and show how the mindset and discipline of her new team members have made a difference to her projects. Learn how reinforcing your ranks with trained military veterans delivers a stronger quality front line, and leave with a battle plan to enlist an excellent pool of talent available today.