«For an organization with 'engineering' in its title and participants who are likely to trot out the statement "Trust me, I'm an engineer!" when confronted with the need to find a solution to a particularly knotty problem, the IETF has, at least in some cases, extremely ineffective Engineering Practices. [...]»
--"IETF Problem Statement" (AKA "The problem with the IETF")
Cf. this other "problem statement" about engineering.