Ditch DITs and Favour SDETs instead

DITs (Developer in Test) and SDETs (Software Development Engineer in Test) are pretty much the same role but i personally prefer to distinguish them separately simply because i have seen those roles used different in my past companies.

I want to encourage the usage of SDETs more than DITs because i believe the SDET model works well within modern Agile Software Development.

DITs are really Test Automation Engineers. Their prime responsibility is to write test automation code to automate the testing of a software application. This is fine and…