September 20, 2018
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Ciklum Certified as ISTQB Platinum Partner for Software Testing

Ciklum Certified as ISTQB Platinum Partner for Software Testing

Ciklum is proud to announce that under Testing Center of Excellence (TCoE) leadership it has reached the level of Platinum Partner at ISTQB (International Software Testing Qualifications Board), the worldwide leader in the certification of competency in software testing.

ISTQB certification guarantees that standards and procedures for software testing training are as high as possible and uniform in over 120 countries. The process of achieving the certification is quite demanding and requires the testing team to be highly qualified and pass a challenging ISTQB exam.

ISTQB certificate


ISTQB® (International Software Testing Qualifications Board) was founded in November 2002 and is a not-for-profit association legally registered in Belgium. They offer the world’s most successful scheme for certifying software testers. ISTQB® has administered over 785,000 exams and issued more than 570,000 certifications.

Founded in 2012, ISO 9001:2017 certified and featured by Gartner and Forrester, TCoE at Ciklum is a global leader in Software Quality Assurance and Testing. TCoE supports Ciklum’s clients with professional testing processes, tool assessments, audits, consulting and implementation using a combination of tools off-the-shelf and developed in-house. TCoE has evolved rapidly over the past 5 years into a mature Software Quality Assurance services provider with more than 300 projects and 150+ QA professionals working in 5 main areas: Manual, Automation, Performance, Security and QA Consulting and Management.

Read also: “Growing By Leaps And Bounds: How Ciklum’s Testing Centre Of Excellence Has Grown 30x”

At Ciklum’s TCoE,  every member of the team has an individual skills development matrix that includes courses and certifications that each software testing specialist has to pass to prove they are at the highest international standards. This is why the ISTQB® Platinum level Partnership is crucially important for providing employees with the skills and knowledge they need to succeed in a software testing career and Ciklum’s clients with the highest industry standards.

Oleksandr Maidaniuk
We are delighted to become an ISTQB Platinum Partner. Our Testing Center has always had a strong focus on quality, and the only way to make a quality product is to continuously improve skills and update knowledge and to apply them every day. Faster development cycles require faster and more precise reactions and that is possible only with highly skilled testing specialists able to work in different types of environments. ISTQB partnership gives Ciklum a wide range of new certification and education opportunities that will result in the continuous testing services and new digital experiences for our clients.
Oleksandr Maidaniuk, TCoE Director, comments