Quality Engineering is a systems engineering methodology that focuses on the quality of an individual product or service in order to ensure that it meets or exceeds customer requirements. Quality Engineering includes processes such as developing quality plans, writing test plans, developing procedures, and verifying and validating designs through root cause analysis, prototyping, and employing other techniques.
When hiring a freelance Quality Engineer, you will be paying them to evaluate software as well as create and maintain standards, metrics and processes in order to enhance performance and ensure quality. Typical tasks they may have to undertake include debugging software applications, creating documentation such as user manuals, training users in the use of software systems, developing and overseeing unit tests, ensuring quality improvements are made over time, and ensuring compliance with industry standards.
When selecting a Quality Engineer for your project, you should look for a candidate with 3+ years of experience in the field and qualifications in fields like production management or computer science. The hourly rate for a Quality Engineer typically ranges from $30 - $60 an hour depending on the complexity of the project. Additionally it is important to assess the candidate’s communication style and ask for references from past projects as part of the selection process.
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