Max Saperstone has been working as a Software and Test Engineer for over a decade, with a focus on Test Automation within the CI/CD process. He specializes in open source tools, including the Selenium Tool Suite, JMeter, AutoIT, Cucumber, and Chef. Max has lead several testing automation efforts, mainly acting as a Test Architect, ensuring quality software is released rapidly and efficiently, while reducing the amount of manual effort involved. His recent efforts have been around DevOps work, architecting and building out pipelines, with an effort on integrating test automation in at multiple levels. He currently heads up the development of Selenified, an open sourced testing framework to allow testing of multiple interfaces, custom reporting, and minimal test upkeep.
In addition to working heavily under the testing umbrella, Max is also an experienced Agile developer, and he is well versed in Agile processes and practices. He is an ICAgile Certified Professional (ICP) and ICAgile Agile Test Automation Certified (ICP-ATA), as well as an ASTQB Certified Mobile Tester. Max has spoken at multiple conferences including STAR conferences, Mobile Dev and Test, STPCon, AgileDC, and Agile Maine Day, and is currently an instructor for the Mobile Application Testing and Agile Test Automation course.