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Mark Youngman.

Software Engineer

Life, an age to the miserable, and a moment to the happy

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After obtaining a Computer Science degree at Birmingham University, Mark decided to pivot and become a freelance writer. While writing, he maintained an interest in technology, specifically in being close to the hardware, using Arduinos and Raspberry Pis.

Starting at Hive as a software tester, he quickly learned automation testing, and is now moving on to be a software engineer.

If Mark could work on any project of the past, it would be...

I'd like to have stood over Ken Thompson's shoulder while he wrote Unix.


Python, Selenium, Robot Framework, Test Automation, Exploratory Testing, Functional Testing


Walking, a cool breeze, and peppermint tea