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The primary responsibility of the XP Tester is to help the customer define and implement acceptance tests for user
stories. The XP Tester is also responsible for running the tests frequently and posting the results for the whole team
to see. As the number of tests grow, the XP Tester will likely need to create and maintain some kind of tool to make it
easier to define them, run them, and gather the results quickly.
Whereas knowledge of the applications target domain is provided by the customer, the XP Tester needs to support the
customer by providing:
Knowledge of typical software failure conditions and the test techniques that can be employed to uncover those
Knowledge of different techniques to implement and run tests, including understanding of and experience with test