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Software tester at BFFT – tracking down bugs

Software testers have an exciting job – according to BFFT employee Andreas Jakob, at least. Students, graduates and anyone else who is considering their future career can now read about Andreas’s experiences as an IT tester with automotive engineering developer BFFT in the abi>> info folder “Informatik und IT” (computer science and IT).

The abi>> info folders cover a total of 27 working environments and are available throughout Germany in the Berufsinformationszentren (vocational information centres) of the Federal Employment Agency. The folders contain information about courses and academic professions – such as the profession of IT / software tester. People like Andreas from BFFT describe their everyday work and the necessary professional and personal requirements.

You can read how our software tester Andreas tracks down bugs in an excerpt from the current abi>> “Informatik und IT” info folder:

Download abi>> info folder no. 6„Informatik und IT“ from the Bundesagentur für Arbeit (Federal Emplyoment Agency), 2015 (see www.biz-medien.de)

(This paper is only available in English – thank you for your understanding.)