KIEV, Ukraine, September 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
Ciklum is proud to announce that it has been shortlisted for The European Software Testing Awards 2015. The company is the finalist in three categories that is the Leading Vendor, Testing Management Team of the Year and Testing Innovator of the Year.
Ciklum was selected as the finalist in three categories for its commitment to high quality and standards to customers, outstanding testing management leadership as well as new methods and tools employed in the testing field. Ciklum Quality Assurance Solutions unit has completed 200+ projects and employs 40+ QA Engineers in five locations. According to the customer feedback, the customers' time to market has reduced up to 45% with the Ciklum QA unit contribution and brought 39% of cost savings by preventing defects.
"Ciklum QA team was an integral part of our QA transformation process when we started to scale. They provided us with guidance, best practices, and resourcing needed to help transform and scale our QA process while setting a foundation for our quality standards", - said Farzad Aref, VP, Product Management at Zoomdata, the Big Data Analytics company which requested Ciklum to conduct a thorough analysis of existing QA processes to implement the best practices.
"Ciklum have developed a robust quality system by providing QA services to the customers' projects in such industries as finance, big data analytics, telecommunications etc.", - said Craig Wilson, CRO, Ciklum. "We are proud that these efforts are recognised and we are shortlisted for such a prestigious industry award".
Ciklum (http://www.ciklum.com) is a global IT company with Scandinavian roots and more than 13 years of experience in IT outsourcing. The company builds and supports software development teams, develops solutions for business and provides business consulting services. In July 2015, Ciklum was included in the 5 biggest IT companies in Ukraine and the company's implantable system restoring blinking with facial nerve paralysis won Gold Medal at the World Congress of Otology in Japan.
About The European Software Testing Awards
The European Software Testing Awards celebrates every year the companies and individuals who have accomplished significant achievements in the software testing and quality assurance market. The whole industry was invited to enter 20 categories including the Best Test Automation Project; Leading Vendor; Testing Innovator of the Year; and Best Overall Project.
The winners will be announced at the Gala Dinner in London on 18 November, 2015.