Robert Cochran is a consultant and NextGen Agilest with Manifest Solutions from Columbus, Ohio. He has worked in the insurance and online education industries. Recently he has been working with the Java stack, having a focus on front-end design and incorporating Azure Services. Previously he has lead a team in implementing a cross platform service in .NET for business rules management, and mentored several teams on learning Ruby with an emphasis on testing and the use of Cucumber. He is the creator of the open source project cuke_sniffer for identifying code smells in Cucumber projects.