Maaret’s background in testing helps her be a scientist of sorts when it comes to people and teams or organizations. In this episode she explains Context Driven testing and how that helps her in her work to try and understand the environment she works within.
About Maaret Pyhäjärvi
Maaret is the MIATPP or Most Influential Agile Testing Professional Person for 2016, recently selected at Agile Testing Days in Potsdam. Maaret Pyhäjärvi defines herself as an empirical technologist, a tester and a non-programming programmer, a catalyst for team improvement.
She is also a conference and community organizer. As software professional with a testing emphasis, her work is coaching herself and others in breaking illusions with empirical feedback. She works as “just a tester” in product companies, believing no one is “just anything” as long as we try to stretch our skills.
She is also an international speaker, and her themes revolve around exploratory testing mindset and skills applied throughout product development. Maaret is a serial volunteer for different non-profits driving forward the state of software development. She is the head organizer of European Testing Conference aiming to change the world of conferences.
Maaret mentions the European Testing Conference she is organizing, you can learn more at: http://europeantestingconference.eu