#CTHackATAhon – One of the most challenging continuous testing hackatahon.

Welcome to the most challenging continuous testing hackathon – #CTHackATAhon. Participation and having fun is one of the mottos of this event. We have organized multiple hackathons and bugatahons in the past and we are sure you will love this challenge. Are you ready to be part of this wonderful event? Keep reading.

Prize Money for #CTHackATAhon

The event starts with a prize money kitty of 31,500 INR. 25,000 INR to the 1st winner and 5,000 INR to the 1st Runner up and 1500 INR to the 2nd Runner up. All the winners will be given a winning certificate.

Certificate of participation for #CTHackATAhon

Everyone who participates in this hackathon will be given a certificate of participation by ATA and DevOps++ Alliance which can be shared on linkedIn.

Showcasing everyone on #doppa2020 site

Everyone who participates in this event will be showcased on the #doppa2020 website. Videos of the event will be shared across social media. We would love to take your video interviews and post it on #doppa2020 site too. Do not miss this wonderful opportunity to get challenged and to get popular too

Fees for registration

CTHackATAHon has a fully refundable fees of INR 250 / USD 5. The fees is just a token amount to ensure serious registrations.

If you would like to have access to the conference as well, you can opt-in for the combo ticket which comes at a nominal cost of INR 1500 / USD 20 (This ticket includes CTHackATAHon registration and full access to #doppa2020)

I have accepted the #CTHackATAhon challenge, would you like to compete with me ?

Kanwarpreet Singh Khurana

Test Automation Consultant
Infosys Limited

Siddharth Polke

Software Test Team Lead

Hemant Mane

Scrum Master

Abhishek Mangudkar

Senior Engineer - Automation Testing
Enel X Services Pvt Ltd

Sapna Sahu

Functional Test Engineer

Soumyajit Pal

Quality Engineer

Pradeep Kumar CA

Principal Consultant Automation
QA Agility

Subodh Singh

Senior Automation Development Engineer
Nuance Communications

Onkar Mirajkar

Software Test Manager

Nishant Shah

Software Developer In Test

Habin Prasad

Senior Quality Assurance Automation Engineer
MoEngage Inc.

John Abraham

Software Test Engineer (advanced)

Saikiran Illendula

Quality Assurance Engineer
DBS Bank Asia Hub 2

Ankush Singhal

Aptus Health

Gitika Sinha


Sushant Langade

Automation Test Engineer

Vaishali Katkar

Cognologix Technologies

Hemant Kumar

Software Team Lead

Akshata Gavali

TDM Developer
Standard Chartered Bank

Bhartesh Bohra

Testing Group Leader

Sumit Acharjee

Senior Subject Matter Expert (SSME)

Navaneeth Venugopal

QA Manager

Nishant Sanghai

Automation Test Engineer

Rajagopal V

Principal Quality Engineer
Altimetrik India Private Limited

Surbhi Sharma

Automation Test Engineer

Harshit Bhuradia

Functional Test Engineer


Shrinathacharya L M

Principal Engineer - Solution Development

Shrikrushna Chaudhari

Associate Software Engineer

Shubham Khare

Functional Test Engineer

Rajendrakumar Manickavelu

Technical Project Manager
Altimetrik India Private Limited

Vaishnav Wakale

Functional Test Engineer (AQE)

Mayank Mahajan

Principal SDET

Ansuman Diptimoy

St. Test Specialist
Fujitsu India

Seema Karia

Automation Architect
QualityKiosk Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

Tejas Chitale

Senior Software Development in Test

Ankush Singh

Solution Engineert
QualityKiosk Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

Jagadeesh Madhura


Komal Hukmatani

Quality Assurance Automation Engineer

Shamika Sarang

Sr. Automation Engineer
QualityKiosk Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

Swapnil Pawar

Associate Leader - SDET

Kaushik S

QualityKiosk Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

Dhiraj Tonge

QA in Automation

Shubhada Kulkarni

Automation Architect
QualityKiosk Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

Praveen Bhurlekar

Software Test Lead

Radhika Sivakuma

Automation Test Engineer
QualityKiosk Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

Amit Thakur

Associate Solution Architect
QualityKiosk Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

Milan Dwivedi

Automation Test Engineer

Swapna Kota

Epam Systems India Pvt Ltd

Kapil Maheshwari

Senior Business Analyst
QualityKiosk Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

Onkar Khude

Functional Test Engineer (Automation & Manual)

Abhishek Chintamani

Assistant Manager
Vodafone India Services Private Limited

Sahil Jain


Chanchal Lala

Assistant Manager
Vodafone India Services Private Limited

Mayur Prabhu

Senior Test Engineer
QA Mentor Testing Services Pvt. Ltd.

Abhishek Mishra

Assistant Lead (Automation)
Vodafone Intelligent Solutions

Amit Dewan

Director of QA Automation Education
QA Mentor Testing Services Pvt. Ltd.

Bansri J Patel

QA - Automation Analyst
Paul Mason Consulting

Sachin Darawade

ISTQB Certified Software Test Engineer
QA Mentor Testing Services Pvt. Ltd.

Puja Sakhia

Automation Test Analyst
Paul Mason Consulting

Neha Gengepatil

QA Engineer (ISTQB CTFL)
QA Mentor Testing Services Pvt. Ltd.

Gayatri Bangude


Tanmayee Satpute

QA Mentor Testing Services Pvt. Ltd.

Mahendra Bobade

QA Mentor Testing Services Pvt. Ltd.

Monal Haribhakti

QA Engineer
Paul Mason Consulting

Hitesh Prajapati

Test Automation Architect
Paul Mason Consulting

Bhumika Makwana

Functional & Automation Test Analyst
Paul Mason Consulting

  1. It is an individual event.
  2. There are three parts to the event
    1. Part 1 (75% weightage)
      • This will happen on June 20th (Saturday) from 2 PM till 7 PM
      • 4 hour hackatahon where the problem statement will be given to you. You will have to provide a continuous testing solution integrated with a git repo and Jenkins server by end of this time
      • You have to record a video showcasing your solution within the four hour window
    2. Part 2 (10% weightage)
      • This will happen on June 27th (Saturday) during #doppa2020
      • It will be a 15 minute rapid fire quiz
    3. Part 3 (15 % weightage)
      • This will happen on June 28th (Sunday) during #doppa2020
      • will be a case study where you have to provide a Continuous testing strategy solution within 60 minutes of the problem statement being shared.
  3. Individual can use any tool or internal framework as long as the code freeze time is maintained and the demo can be given to the Jury members
  4. Individuals can attend this event from anywhere in the world. Provided they have a video enabled phone or laptop. During the part 1 of the event they have to be sharing their live video feed.
  5. Individuals are allowed to use internet for any help but not talk to anyone using phone or digital media during the event.
  6. Remember it is an individual event and you are not supposed to take any external help.
  7. We are sure you will love the challenge.
  8. Evaluation will be based on following points (Evaluation criterion may get modified)
    1. Quality and stability of automation
    2. Ability to modify tests (changes, addition and deletion of test scenarios)
    3. Speed at which changes can be incorporated
    4. Speed of execution
    5. Maintenance effort
    6. Integration smoothness with CI tool
    7. Integration with other shift left / continuous testing tools
  9. Jury’s decision would be final


Durgesh Joshi

Director OE PSO Lead

Rakesh Kondreddy

Lead Quality Engineer

Nagesh Deshpande

Test Lead
Cynosure,A Zensar Company


Aditya Garg

Steering Committee Member
Agile Testing Alliance


Anand Vyas

Solution Architect, Principal Consultant
Agile Testing Alliance

Sumit Mundhada

Test Automation Lead
Vodafone Shared Services India

Prasad Watve

Head of Devops Consulting

Bharathi Venugopal

Senior Manager
Siemens Healthineers Development Center