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Heavenly Hell – Automated Tests at Scale

Wojciech Seliga, Atlassian

As your codebase grows, it can become exponentially more expensive to implement and test features and fix bugs. In this session we’ll share lessons learned for managing these costs as we evolved the JIRA codebase over 10 years – escaping from "Test Hell" and getting back to (almost) normality.

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About the speaker

Wojciech Seliga, Senior Development Manager, Atlassian

Wojciech Seliga is a seasoned software developer and entrepreneur. He started coding 30 years ago when he was a kid, and since then has witnessed various waves, hypes, and fashions in our industry. For almost 10 years he has been responsible for fostering agile and craftsmanship practices in the development and business alike, managing and staffing software projects and mentoring. Currently he runs a company he co-founded – Spartez – which partners with Atlassian on developing their core products. He is one of the leaders responsible for JIRA.