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Test Automation With Cucumber

Initiate your testing early and deliver your product faster by availing yourself of our top-notch Cucumber automation testing services

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Software testing company with 5-star reviews on Clutch, GoodFirms, and G2.

Years on the market

14 +

Software QA engineers

250 +

Locations

6

Projects tested from scratch

300 +

Integrations into an existing development & testing process

200 +

Clients over the globe

300 +

Cucumber, an open-source automation testing tool, is widely used for behavior-driven development (BDD) and acceptance test-driven development (ATDD). It facilitates seamless collaboration between non-technical stakeholders—such as business analysts and product owners—and technical team members, including developers and testers. This is achieved by providing a common language for articulating software requirements.

When Do You Need Cucumber Test Automation Services?

Behavior-Driven Development (BDD) Implementation

When embracing the BDD approach, collaboration between development, QA, and business teams is crucial. As a BDD tool, Cucumber facilitates effective communication through plain-text specifications. Therefore, this is an invaluable choice for scenarios where close collaboration between technical and non-technical stakeholders is paramount.

Enhancing Test Readability and Collaboration

In projects where diverse team members need to collaborate on testing scenarios, maintaining test readability is crucial. Cucumber uses the Gherkin syntax to provide a human-readable format, fostering collaboration among all team members. This ensures that both technical and non-technical stakeholders can easily understand and contribute to the testing process.

Validation of User-Centric Features

For applications heavily focused on user experience, ensuring the smooth work of user-centric features is imperative. Cucumber's specifications based on natural language allow teams to create tests that directly align with user stories, ensuring that the end-user experience is thoroughly validated.

Frequently Changed Requirements

In dynamic projects where requirements change frequently, updating and executing test cases manually become cumbersome. Cucumber enables easy modification of test scenarios, ensuring that automated tests can adapt swiftly to changing project requirements.

Need for Parallel Cross-Browser Testing

As applications need to operate seamlessly across various browsers and environments, executing tests in parallel becomes essential. In combination with tools like Selenium or Appium, Cucumber facilitates parallel cross-browser testing, ensuring comprehensive test coverage across different platforms.

Regression Testing Efficiency

In environments where continuous integration and continuous deployment are the norm, regression testing must be swift and effective. The automation capabilities of Cucumber enable efficient regression testing, allowing teams to catch and address issues promptly without sacrificing development speed.

Cucumber Automation Testing Services

Revolutionize your BDD-driven testing with our specialized Cucumber Automation Testing Services. Our experienced team delivers comprehensive testing solutions tailored to your unique requirements.

Expert Consulting on Test Automation with Cucumber

Have you decided to lay a course for BDD with Cucumber? Our team of Cucumber experts is ready to guide you through the intricacies, providing expert consulting on test automation. Let our expertise be the compass that drives your success in the world of BDD and Cucumber automation.

Creating Test Automation Plans

Tailored for BDD scenarios, our test automation plans define clear objectives, outline test requirements, provide tech stack data, and identify key metrics to measure the effectiveness of automation efforts. With our customized test automation plans, we ensure alignment with your BDD goals, facilitating a seamless and purposeful journey toward efficient and effective test automation.

Building Cucumber Test Automation Solutions From Scratch

Whether you're in the early stages of development or are in a full‑blown development spurt, our team is equipped to create a robust automation solution from scratch, using the power of Cucumber. Rest assured, reliability, scalability, efficiency, and ease of maintenance will be at the core of our solution.

Designing Test Automation Architecture

Our approach to designing a test automation architecture involves meticulous consideration of all nuances. This encompasses structuring feature files, organizing step definitions, implementing data-driven scenarios, enabling parallel execution, ensuring seamless integration with external systems, etc. By addressing these aspects, we deliver an optimized and efficient Behavior-Driven Development (BDD) automation process tailored to the unique requirements of your project.

Integrating Tests into CI/CD Pipelines

Cucumber can be effectively used in a CI/CD environment. Integrating Cucumber into a CI/CD pipeline is a common practice for us. This way, we ensure that automated tests are executed automatically with each code change, providing developers with quick feedback and maintaining the quality of your software throughout its development lifecycle.

Providing Continuous Support and Maintenance

At DeviQA, we offer ongoing support and maintenance services to keep your Cucumber-based tests up-to-date with changes in your applications and advancements in technology. Rest assured, your test automation solution will operate at its full potential, maintaining efficiency and effectiveness throughout the evolution of your software.

Choose Your Cooperation Model

Ensure seamless integration of Cucumber automation testing into your software development lifecycle by choosing the cooperation model that aligns best with your project goals and preferences.

Staff Augmentation

Quickly extend the capabilities of your internal QA team by bringing on board our automation QA engineers well-versed in Cucumber.

  • Best Option For: Short-to-medium-term projects requiring specific expertise in automation testing with Cucumber.

  • Gain access to an extensive pool of brilliant automation QA engineers with skill sets that your in-house team currently lacks.

  • Add extra resources for a particular period of time without any long-term commitments.

  • Quickly adapt to changing project requirements by scaling your team up or down.

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Dedicated Team

Get at your disposal a dedicated, fully-equipped QA team and manage it directly to ensure comprehensive testing aligned with your requirements.

  • Best Option For: Large-scale projects with evolving requirements and businesses that require a dedicated QA team for continuous testing and support.

  • A dedicated team works exclusively on your project and is managed by you or your representative.

  • A dedicated QA team strictly adheres to your internal workflows and policies.

  • The size and composition of your dedicated QA can be easily adjusted based on your project requirements.

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Outsourcing

Relieve yourself from the burden of software testing by outsourcing it to real professionals. Our team can handle the entire QA process, from test planning to test maintenance.

  • Best Option For: Businesses looking to completely offload testing responsibilities and companies striving to cut down testing costs.

  • Eliminate the need for in-house testing infrastructure, recruitment, and staff training.

  • Leverage our specialized skills and established testing processes for rapid and effective results.

  • Access a rich pool of QA professionals with varied skill sets.

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Partner With Us: See the Difference

Test coverage :

90%

Before
After

2.5 weeks to run regression testing

1 day to run regression testing

7 days to run smoke testing

1 day to run smoke testing

Outdated test cases

60% increase in the number of regression tests and relevant test cases

50% test coverage

90% test coverage

Supported localizations were not tested

27 localizations supported by QA engineers

No automation testing

>1500 automated test scenarios created

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Dev capacity:

+15%

Before
After

Didn’t have a formal QA process

Built smooth and well-working processes

Didn’t make automated testing

Test automation : smoke, API, UI on all supported browsers

Testing was carried out by the devs

Full coverage of the application by test cases

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Test coverage :

97%

Before
After

Existing workflow in Jira didn’t allow to understand how many bugs were left unfixed before the release and their priorities

Adjusted the Jira workflow, integrated TestRail with Jira to be able to see statisticls of the issues per release

The lack of test documentation

Developed necessary test artifacts that adhere to industry standards and are easily maintainable

No Automation test coverage

Added multithreading to run tests in parallel on 10 different threads, which reduced the time of the test run in 7 times

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