Angie Jones is a Consulting Automation Engineer who advises several scrum teams on automation strategies and has developed automation frameworks for countless software products. As a Master Inventor, she is known for her innovative and out-of-the-box thinking style which has resulted in more than 20 patented inventions in the US and China. Angie shares her wealth of knowledge internationally by speaking and teaching at software conferences, serving as an Adjunct College Professor of Computer Programming, and leading tech workshops for young girls through TechGirlz and Black Girls Code.
Conference Talk: Growing Your Testers to Grow Your Business
Presenter: Angie Jones
Your testers know your product better than anyone else on the team. They are often the ones who question the design of the system and if the expected behavior meets the needs of the customer. With so much insight, why are they not contributing to the innovation of the product?
In this session, Master Inventor - Angie Jones, will share her techniques for utilizing her testing skills to improve the products she works on by inventing new cutting-edge features that help put the company ahead of their competitors.
After this session, you’ll have new tools for developing your testers to become the innovators you need to take your business to the next level.
Tuesday masterclass: Advanced Automation for Agile: UI, Web Services, and BDD
Presenter: Angie Jones
As testing shifts left in an agile world, teams rely on the fast feedback of automated scenarios for continuous integration/deployment. Automation frameworks must be designed to be stable, robust, and flexible. The traditional way of automating UI scenarios in a silo doesn’t lend itself to agile practices.
In this hands-on workshop, you will build an advanced automation framework capable of keeping up with the demands of agile development. This single framework will be capable of supporting the automation of UI and web services, as well as Behavior-Driven Development (BDD) initiatives.
You will learn how to :
Upon completion of this interactive workshop, you will know how to utilize Cucumber and Rest-Assured to enhance your existing UI frameworks to be more agile-friendly.