A software test engineer is someone part of a company's software quality assurance team. He or she ensures that the software applications are performing properly using various testing tools and processes. A software test engineer's job includes designing, building and implementing effective testing strategies. software test engineers utilize three types of testing strategies which are known as black box, white box and gray box testing. Most software test engineers have a bachelor's degree.
These salary estimates are based on 3 reports of salaries, bonuses, wages, and hourly pay, submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Test Engineer employees. They earn approximately $3,000 - $4,000 per month on average.
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