Alex is a senior quality engineer at Red Hat and has been testing open source software for more than 10 years. He was the installation test lead for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 during the entire lifecycle of the product and is responsible for finding more than 1600 bugs during that time!
In the last couple of years Alex has transitioned into a research engineer role experimenting with different testing tools and techniques and working more closely with upstream communities.
He likes everything open source and is heavily involved in many communities in Bulgaria. He is the author of several and contributor to many more open source projects. A few more popular are Cosmic Ray (mutation testing tool for Python), pylint and Kiwi (a test case management system).