#013 – Test Automation Culture with Daniel Forkosh

Early in Dan’s career, he saw the clear need for companies to solve technical and cultural challenges around automated testing.  He made this challenge his focus. Dan has been in roles ranging from quality engineer, test automation lead, and director of quality engineering. His current role is at Salesforce as a principal engineer focusing on testing frameworks and enabling teams to build quality into the product.

In this episode, Dan Forkosh shares about his journey transforming organizations from manual to automated testing and discusses some of the cultural hurdles.

Where to Find Dan Forkosh

On the web: danielforkosh.com

On LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/danielforkosh

Book Recommendations

This week’s audiobook recommendations are Why Motivating People Doesn’t Work and What Does by Susan Fowler and Brief, Make a Bigger Impact By Saying Less by Joseph McCormack.  Get your free audiobook by visiting ardentdev.com/audible. Thanks to Audible for supporting this podcast.

Music by Nazar Rybak and Alvaro Angeloro from HookSounds.com.