Test automation and software craftsmanship

Benjamin Bischoff, Test Automation Engineer at trivago N.V. (ex Senior Automation Engineer at Ubisoft Düsseldorf)

My new book "Writing API Tests with Karate" is now officially available!

I visited the Romanian Testing Conference (RTC) 2022 in Cluj-Napoca, Romania and presented my talk "Smoke Tests and Mirrors - the Magic in Test Automation" there. This is my review of the conference, taking place 16th-17th of June.

The recording of my webinar "Identifying Code Smells" for BrowserStack is now available!

In this webinar presented by BrowserStack (01st November 2022, 5 pm CEST), I will talk about different categories of code smells that can affect your software quality. This will include a lot of code samples.

The recording of my talk "Simplifying your test runs with make" is now available! It is also available as a written blog post here.

The code examples for my presentation "Simplifying your test runs with Make" for Nordic Testing Days 2021 are now online on Github.

In my recent BrowserStack webinar "Finding the balance - trivago's end-to-end test strategy", I talked about the introduction of a separated test automation team at trivago. In this post, I will explain how we overcame the challenges that this setup brought with it.