Skip to main content
au

  • Increase Speed to Market
    Deliver quality quicker by optimising your delivery pipeline, removing bottlenecks, getting faster feedback from customers and iterating quickly.

  • Enhance Customer Experience
    Delight your customers in every digital interaction by optimising system quality and performance to provide a smooth, speedy and seamless user experience.

  • Maximise Your Investment
    Realise a positive ROI sooner and maximise your investment by focusing your energy on high-value features, reducing waste, and finding and fixing defects early.
  • Built-in quality is a core value of the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe). Find out how this approach enables Lean-Agile software and systems to be successfully delivered at enterprise scale.
  • The Wellington City Council (WCC) wanted to deliver quality outcomes without breaking the bank. Find out how Planit’s fast and flexible resources helped WCC achieve this goal.

this is a test Who We Are Landing Page

Life at Planit: Hassan's Journey from Bootcamp to Success

By Planit Testing

INSIGHTS // Employee Stories

4 Oct 2017

#Agile|#Careers|#Melbourne

INSIGHTS // Employee Stories

#Agile|#Careers|#Melbourne

By Planit Testing

4 Oct 2017

Hassan Khokhar“It's been an amazing journey and I have enjoyed every bit of it! I have seen the company grow just like the company has seen me grow. The fact is we are one big family with an excellent support structure. I truly appreciate the way Planit invests in its people.

Hassan Khokhar, Principal Consultant, Planit


The year was 2004 and Hassan Khokhar had just completed his Bachelor of Computer Science and Software Engineering. Having been introduced to software testing as a subject in the final year of his studies, Hassan was drawn to this specialist field and wanted to learn more about it. 

“I enjoy working in a fast-paced team environment, so the prospect of working in testing, particularly in an Agile team, immediately appealed to me,” Hassan said. “I thought it was great how Agile helps in bringing the team together to become more collaborative.”

While looking at job opportunities aimed at graduates, Hassan found that Planit was the only company that ran a graduate program in software testing. This turned out to be a highly memorable beginning to a stellar career at Planit.

Hassan Khokhar

Planit’s Sydney-based Director of Testing Services, Graham Davis recounts the experience:

“13 years ago, we ran our first bootcamp in Sydney. On that bootcamp was Hassan Khokhar, who showed up halfway through the first day having missed his flight from Melbourne. He spent much of that day asleep! Fast forward 13 years, and looking at the fantastic job he has done, we couldn’t have been happier to promote him to Principal Consultant at our 2017 end of financial year party in Melbourne. A great guy and a very well-deserved promotion.”

This was Hassan’s seventh promotion since joining Planit. Reflecting on his time with Planit to date, Hassan said “It's been an amazing journey and I have enjoyed every bit of it! I have seen the company grow just like the company has seen me grow. The fact is we are one big family with an excellent support structure. I truly appreciate the way Planit invests in its people.”

Hassan Khokhar

Planit’s world leading training has always been a major selling point for Hassan, enabling him to skill-up and stay current with developments in the IT industry. “The technology space is one of the most rapidly changing industries around, so I like to ensure that I am up-to-date with market trends and am able to provide the best advice to clients,” he said.

When it comes to key learnings from his days as a graduate tester, Hassan emphasises the importance of starting a career at an organisation that takes testing seriously and “does not treat it as a necessity.” “This will provide you with the right foundation to correctly build your career as a professional tester,” he said.

Join The Discussion
Enquire About Our Services