Travis Hatridge

Travis is the Marketing Manager at spriteCloud. He has an MSc in Marketing and a background in content marketing. He enjoys cooking, travelling, and long walks through the forest.

“Testers around the world” interview with Facundo Paolini

Facundo interview with Free Range Testers

https://youtu.be/HmN5-T7FBLo Our Senior Test Automation Engineer Facundo Paolini was recently interviewed by Patricio Miner from the Spanish language-based website, blog, and podcast Free Range Testers. Much like Patricio who is a Test Engineer and expat from his native Argentina, Facundo shares his experiences of becoming a tester and making the move to another country.  In …

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Press release: spriteCloud closes Amsterdam office in preparation for move

spriteCloud closes Amsterdam office in preparation for move

spriteCloud closes its Hoofddorppleinbuurt office in preparation for a move into a new space to support its growth strategy in the Dutch market. Amsterdam, The Netherlands – August 1st, 2022 – spriteCloud B.V., an Amsterdam-based quality assurance testing and cybersecurity services provider, is announcing the closure of its office at Generaal Vetterstraat 72b as renovation …

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Press Release: James Davis, Chief Technology Officer for spriteCloud Consulting

James Davis, Chief Technology Officer for spriteCloud Consulting

James Davis joins spriteCloud as CTO to help drive growth and innovation for QA consulting business. Amsterdam, The Netherlands – July 28, 2022 – spriteCloud B.V., an Amsterdam-based quality assurance testing and cybersecurity services provider, appoints James Davis as the Chief Technology Officer of its consulting group. As CTO, James plans to support spriteCloud’s growth …

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Press Release: spriteCloud appoints Dirkjan Kaper as Director of Testing

Dirkjan Kaper appointed as Director of Testing for spriteCloud consulting

Dirkjan joins spriteCloud’s consulting group to help grow spriteCloud into one of the leading QA and software testing parties in the Netherlands. Amsterdam, The Netherlands – July 20, 2022 – spriteCloud B.V., an Amsterdam-based quality assurance testing and cybersecurity services provider, brings Dirkjan Kaper on board as Director of Testing for its consulting business. Dirkjan …

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Moving to the Netherlands to Work in Tech – Podcast Series

Moving to the Netherlands to Work in Tech

In the second episode of ‘It Works on My Machine’ we are joined by our colleagues Julia, Vamsi, Feyza, Kerem, and Umut to discuss why they decided to move to the Netherlands to work at spriteCloud.   We will explore their experiences of moving, living, and working in the Netherlands and which challenges they faced. We’ve …

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Press Release: Justin Leavenworth appointed as spriteCloud Group CEO

Justin Leavenworth appointed as Group CEO at spriteCloud

To facilitate the transition from technical leadership to organisation leadership, Justin Leavenworth was appointed Group CEO at spriteCloud. Amsterdam, The Netherlands – April 21, 2022 – spriteCloud B.V., an Amsterdam-based quality assurance testing and cybersecurity services provider, is announcing the appointment of Justin Leavenworth as Chief Executive Officer (CEO).  In 2020 spriteCloud appointed Justin Leavenworth …

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Moving to the Netherlands to Work in Tech – IWOMM EP2 PT3

"It Works on My Machine" Episoe 2 Part 3 - Moving to the Netherlands to work in tech

In the second episode of ‘It Works on My Machine’ we are joined by our colleagues Julia, Vamsi, Feyza, Kerem, and Umut to discuss why they decided to move to the Netherlands to work at spriteCloud.  In part three of our podcast episode of “Moving to the Netherlands to work in Tech” we discuss many …

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Ben Automation Case Study

Ben x spriteClould case study

Implementing automated testing at a leading telecom provider Ben NL, or Ben, is a Dutch virtual mobile network operated by T-Mobile Netherlands with roughly 600,000 users. Its users are mainly students and people within the 30-40-year-old age group. Ben offers its voice, text, and data services at a highly discounted rate and this is achieved …

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A year at spriteCloud with Jellert and Nafeez

A year at spriteCloud: an interview with Jellert and Nafeez

One year ago, spriteCloud had the great fortune to hire two amazing test engineers, Jellert Wijnands and Nafeez Virani. They joined spriteCloud during a very chaotic time as the coronavirus pandemic raged around the world and created a lot of uncertainty for our industry.  Today, we are happy to celebrate Jellert Wijnands and Nafeez Virani’s …

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When Software Fails, part 1

When Software Fails, part 1

As quality assurance and software testing experts, often our biggest competitor is the choice for organisations to not test. More accurately, some organisations believe their team of developers is adequate to test the latest features rather than hiring test engineers. As software test engineers we believe that this thought process is misguided. Developers – whose …

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spriteTalk #87: Automated Contract Testing

Automated Contract Testing presentation

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eqStyQkgfvE Our Senior Test Automation Engineer, Murilo is a wizard when it comes to automation. Fortunately for spriteCloud, he is also very good at training people on automation.  During our weekly Friday afternoon drinks and technical talks, what we call our spriteTalks, Murilo introduced automated contract testing to the spriteCloud team. During the presentation, he …

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