Reskilling QA engineers evolves them into New-Age IT Specialists
IT 4.0 is leading firms to reskill IT talent with a holistic approach in this new-age skill adaptation race to cater its management, recruitment, technical support and networking needs. To meet this growing demand for IT specialists, companies are leveraging various online and offline platforms like Udemy and Coursera to reskill their in-house talent in adjacent roles like QA engineers, IT/Network Security professionals into IT specialists.
IBM partnered with Credly’s Acclaim platform and launched its unique Digital Badge Program to recognize talent, motivate skill progression and create awareness of e-learning and certification programs. This resulted in 125% course enrollments and verified job skills of 92% badge earners. It’s high time for companies to devise such an optimal strategy with continuous online/offline certification and learning programs to acquire more talents with digital skills like Python, Perl, Cloud management etc.