Report of Alumni Session on “Career in Automation Testing” by Ms. Sonakshi, Senior Project Engineer Wipro limited, Melbourne, Australia
I.T.S UG Campus organized an online Alumni Session for BCA students’ on “Career in Automation Testing” on 29th May 2021.
The session was planned with an objective of reconnecting with the alumni as well as sharing their experiences & explorations as journey from campus to corporates corridors. Ms. Sonakshi Singh Batch (2010-2013), Senior Project Engineer Wipro Limited, Melbourne, Australia was the speaker of the session.
Ms. Sonakshi once again relived her nostalgic moments by watching a virtual tour of the college though a lot has been changed since then.
Prof. Nancy Sharma in her welcome address expressed her happiness and how overwhelmed she felt on seeing the student she has taught being so successful in her life.
Mr. Sunil PandeyDirector UG in his welcome address expressed that the experiences of the alumni help the students in understanding the current industry requirements and what is expected out of them and gives them confidence. He expressed that alumni are an asset they can contribute in a big way in taking their alma matter to the next level.
The speaker who herself was a source of inspiration was really overwhelmed by the welcome address. She shared that I.T.S is only institute which not only gives meritorious but performance improvement awards as well& how this practice motivated her to give her best every single time.
She talked about the career in automation testing, she told that when she was in college, when they thought about IT industries everyone thinks about developing becoming a developer growing up and becoming a manager, she shared that she got placed in Wipro and then was trained in testing and did her M.Tech along with the industry experience.
The session was really interested and gave students the opportunity to know what automation testing is.
For becoming a good tester, one should have the ability to think out of obvious, the will to learn end to end workflows, you need to have people skills and you should be able to articulate your views properly, the patience to repeat same steps again and again, and the last logical reasoning.