How is SoundCloud doing QA?
Session SummaryHow should a startup do quality assurance? In this session Alexander walks us through what is important for SoundCloud when it comes to QA. He introduces the idea of having an internal beta within the company, automated testing and more strategies used.
Alexander is currently VP Engineering at SoundCloud, the world’s leading social sound platform. Before SoundCloud, he worked as R&D director at Nokia, where he headed Places Development at Nokia’s Location Services and also was responsible for the Operations department. Throughout his career, Alexander has worked in various positions in the software industry (Development, Consulting, CTO), as well as co-founding two start-ups. He holds a Masters in computer science from the University of Oldenburg and an Executive MBA from FOM Berlin. Besides computer science Alexander works(ed) as a techno DJ in Berlin’s party scene.