GR107 Testing, QA, DevOps

Learn about manual and automated testing, Waterfall and Agile testing, and testing in a DevOps environment.

Last updated in August 2019 English English

Welcome to GR107

What you'll learn

  • The differences in Agile testing vs. Waterfall
  • What are the most frequent QA team roles?
  • How to hire testers to an Agile team?
  • Why DevOps has emerged and how it impacts QA?

About the course

Most of the recruiters we talk to struggle with DevOps, continuous integration, automated testing and workflows. We explain these terms in a human language so you understand how do modern teams work.

Sample videos from the course


Course content


3 min
  • Introduction to the course

Testing in Waterfall and Agile

7 lessons
24 min
  • Testing Evolution
  • Manual vs. Automated testing
  • Testing vs. QA
  • Testing in Waterfall
  • Testing in Agile
  • Agile vs. Waterfall testing
  • Additional reading

Agile Testing

3 lessons
  • Agile testing principles
  • Agile testing methods
  • Agile testing mindset

Testing Types

3 lessons
10 min
  • Functional testing
  • Non-functional testing
  • Additional reading

Testing Tools & Frameworks

3 lessons
4 min
  • Testing frameworks
  • Software testing automation tools
  • JavaScript test automation frameworks

Team Roles

6 lessons
12 min
  • Testing team roles
  • Team roles explained
  • Agile tester’s role
  • Agile tester’s skills
  • Interview questions
  • Additional reading


7 lessons
19 min
  • DevOps introduction
  • DevOps = Dev + Ops + QA
  • Development workflow in a DevOps environment
  • CI and CD eplained
  • DevOps tools
  • Modern SW development teams
  • Additional reading

About the instructor

Instructor Michal Juhas

Michal Juhas

Michal is a serial entrepreneur and consultant helping companies to upskill their teams. He’s on a mission to upskill a million people around the world.

In the past, Michal has co-founded companies in the Czech Republic, Thailand, and Slovakia. The biggest one has reached 100 mil USD in annual gross booking volume in 2018.

Today, he is not only the CEO of Geekruiter, but also one of the hosts and instructors keen to upskill technical recruiters from all over the world.

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Number of lessons
Video length
72 min
  • On-demand video
  • Articles & resources
  • Worksheets – PDF downloads
  • Access on mobile and desktop

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David, recruiter

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Marta, recruiter

I was really surprised how professional the course from Geekruiter is - IT people finally speak a normal language that everyone can understand! It is very much visible how much work they have invested in order to help recruiters understand technical fundamentals; so essential for our work!

I got to learn a lot of new things, made things clear that I thought I knew, but Michal together with his team helped me to understand it in a wider concept.

I do recommend you to join Geekruiter - learning is fun with them and they are ready to explain you every single detail that you were afraid to ask before.

Michaela, recruiter

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