Marit van Dijk

Marit van Dijk

Software Engineer @

Marit van Dijk is a software developer with 20 years of experience in different roles and companies. She loves building awesome software with amazing people, and has contributed to open source projects like Cucumber and various other projects. She enjoys learning new things, as well as sharing knowledge on programming, test automation, Cucumber/BDD and software engineering. She speaks at international conferences, webinars and podcasts, occasionally writes blog posts and contributed to the book “97 Things Every Java Programmer Should Know” (O‚ÄôReilly Media). Marit is currently employed as a Software Engineer at and will start as a Java Developer Advocate at JetBrains in July 2022.

Use Testing to Develop Better Software Faster

Mission 1

Testing doesn’t always get the attention it deserves in software development. Many developers claim to be bad at it, or are just not that interested. (These may or may not be related.) As developers, our job is to deliver working software. With the shift to CI/CD and the move to the cloud, the need to […]