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What does it mean to work with Rob Sabourin?

July 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Moolya has had the pleasure of hosting Rob Sabourin for 2 weeks in its office in mid 2014. The energy in Moolya in those two weeks shot notches above the usual.  Wait a minute! You [...]

Woman’s day @Moolya

March 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Moolya celebrated Women’s Day with fun activities organized for all the women testers in the house.

Moolya at ATA Global Testing Retreat 2017

March 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Global Testing Retreat(GTR) is a global QA and Testing Professional Conference featuring not only real world experience and thought leadership in the QA and Testing industry but a chance to participate in various testing, agile and sports competitions. Last year Ramit [...]

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An uber-stay interview of a Moolyan

September 27th, 2016|1 Comment

      A turn of events Last week I had been to a client location. I met with the founder of the company and he had nice words about Moolya Testing. I also happened to [...]

What happens if testers don’t question?

September 15th, 2016|5 Comments

I walk up to a team of a newbie testers who thought they had been trained in testing. I point at an app in a phone, ask them to test and get me a report. [...]

Who does software testing belong to in 2017 ?

August 8th, 2016|0 Comments

  Source: Wikimedia       Some people think software testing is a sub activity of the software development. Some think software testing is not exclusive to software development but to be made [...]

Taking a customer from “Moolya Sucks” to “Moolya is our Testing Partner”

July 8th, 2016|3 Comments

A true story. Every detail of it - testable and verifiable.   A customer enquiry for cloud - web and mobile app testing   About a few months ago, we received an enquiry to our [...]

The epic fail of the software testing industry

March 27th, 2016|2 Comments

I have been answering questions that testers ask on forums for 10 years now. That is a decade of answering thousands of questions asked on forums. I am not exaggerating the number of questions I have [...]

Build a vision for yourselves, not the next high paying job

March 10th, 2016|2 Comments

One of the awesome testers in Moolya recently thought; Within my team I am considered to be an awesome tester but outside of my team nobody knows about it. I am just ordinary and that is not [...]

The two phases of a tester’s life

March 6th, 2016|0 Comments

Phase 1: Learning to think, see, hear and speak.  During the initial years, testers are all ears. Anything is new and hence they learn a lot of things without knowing the learning is happening at great [...]

The rise of SDET and related problems in Software Testing

February 18th, 2016|14 Comments

What's happening? My LinkedIn feed over the last year is loaded with people wanting to hire SDET profiles. SDET expands to Software Development Engineering in Test. That is a fancy word adopted for what was previously [...]

New Skill For Testers – Think Simple

February 13th, 2016|6 Comments

Everybody began their career in testing by thinking simple. Over the years of training to be a fantastic tester, the number of thoughts that come to our mind when we interact with software is mind [...]

Beating the industry average and hiring smarter people

December 28th, 2015|0 Comments

The way Moolya projected itself made me pick them over HP and IBM. That's just how cool they are! We are!! -- Kshitij Hastu - Business Development Monk, Moolya Kshitij Hastu is one of [...]

Stop telling people how to do their work

December 28th, 2015|0 Comments

Here's another great LinkedIn article from our CEO, giving you a peak into what's behind all that great testing! People knowing their job and well, doing it!   I stopped it. Successfully. It took [...]

An open letter to the President of the International Organization for Standardization about ISO 29119

December 28th, 2015|0 Comments

Dear Fellow Human Being, Greetings! The ISO 29119 has turned the world’s (my software testing world) attention towards you. The decision you make shall go into the history books of software testing if not into [...]

Android app Out of Memory Crash Bug Investigation Report

December 28th, 2015|1 Comment

One of our customer’s  mobile app had a major issue related to memory. “Out of memory error” (OOME) which eventually resulted in app crash, and there were many complaints from customers. Of course, there were crash [...]

A surprise interview of DS, Commander – Mobile Testing

December 28th, 2015|0 Comments

10:10 PM, Jakarta DS and I were sitting in Starbucks, Soekarno-Hatta International Airport, Jakarta and were busy brushing our hands over our laptop keyboards typing one or the other useless things (which anybody does, sitting [...]

Why good employees (should not) leave (good companies)? – The employer perspective

December 28th, 2015|0 Comments

The virtue of being a good employee means, being aligned towards the vision and mission of the company. To help the company in removing obstacles that prevent from achieving the vision and work towards adding [...]

The Press Release of Moolya that PRWeb turned down

December 28th, 2015|0 Comments

Moolya – An Indian software testing company plans to setup a branch in Mars Bangalore, 21 Feb, 2014 If it’s true that there is intelligent life outside Earth and there could be life in [...]

CAST 2013 : My talk report

December 28th, 2015|0 Comments

Everybody who blogs about their conference experience, does a wide coverage. They cover what happened in the keynotes and what happened in the bar. I do have those experiences too but I would like [...]

Journey to and through Let’s Test 2013

December 28th, 2015|0 Comments

Journey to and through Let’s Test 2013 Markus Gaertner and I sat in Let’s Test Lab and discussed about children and how we are attempting to achieve a work life balance. You may ask, [...]

Moolya Academy – Purpose, Goals and Moolya ways

December 28th, 2015|0 Comments

Where are the Kung Fu Warriors? How do we find great testers after we have hired most of whom we know? Where are those great testers whom we don’t know yet? Can we really find [...]

(Two) Too cool years of Moolya

December 28th, 2015|0 Comments

Moolya’s success so far On December 13, 2010, Moolya was incorporated. We had a garage setup from bootstrapping. When we started Moolya there were no such customers standing in queue to give us work but [...]

Thanks so much – for interviewing with us

December 28th, 2015|1 Comment

About 5 years ago, I went through some painful situations in the name of interviews. On top of the painful situation is – people who called me for a face to face interview didn’t bother [...]

Hiring: Exploratory Software Tester who can contribute to changing the world of software testing with Moolya

December 28th, 2015|0 Comments

Moolya is how a software testing company should aim to be. We aim to think that in future if there has to be two chapters of history of software testing they should be Before Moolya [...]

Side effect of working in Moolya

December 28th, 2015|0 Comments

We do a lot of work with mind maps. Our test strategy, test ideas, session based test management, exploratory testing and what not. Working with mind maps is so cool. Our testers seem to take [...]

The myth with good and wannabe good testers in India about Moolya

December 28th, 2015|0 Comments

Isn’t it awesome. Some (from the ones we know) good testers in India (good according to us) and some who are wannabe good testers (wannabe according to them) want to join Moolya. As a matter [...]

Software Testing Resume, Job Application and Test Report Bloopers

December 28th, 2015|0 Comments

We announced hiring 10 good testers on Naukri , one of India’s largest job search portal. We got more than 6000 applications to our careers mail ID over the last month. We are overwhelmed with the response and interest [...]

An open letter to parents in India from an entrepreneur

December 28th, 2015|0 Comments

Dear Parents, Greetings! I am an entrepreneur writing to you. I have been wanting to write to you for a while but there occurred an incident that hit me hard and I decided to not [...]

How do we test if our hiring is good?

December 28th, 2015|0 Comments

We don’t want Moolya to be a black hole and we don’t want our testers to see the world as a black hole once they join Moolya. We want the world to know which of [...]

Visit to Multunus and other neighbors

December 28th, 2015|0 Comments

An advice that I offer to a lot of people is to move themselves out and meet new people in their neighborhood, to provide learning opportunities to themselves and occasionally learn how bad their own [...]

How we care about testers freedom

December 28th, 2015|0 Comments

So, we had setup a call with a potential customer who wanted help in testing. We were very excited about it and the moment came. What you are about to read below is a transcript [...]