Online developer workplace Gebeya has partnered with software testing and development firm Tezza Business Solutions to improve IT skills of software testers, increase their quantity and quality in Ethiopia and Kenya.
The deal will see Gebeya identify software quality assurance prospects, offer talent and software development services to Tezza as per need basis. The two firms will also offer training in Enterprise Application, architecture and API Engineering for DevOps from various companies in the region.
According to Amadou Daffe, Chief Executive Officer, Gebeya: “At Gebeya we pride ourselves in matching skilled and certified IT professionals with corporates in order to develop solutions that equal their needs. Our partnership with Tezza a respected industry leader in the areas of quality assurance, Software Testing and Software development enables us to train and provide our customers with wide range world class professionals in various areas that have witnessed a shortage in the past who can in turn develop innovative, efficient and scalable technology solutions.”
The two firms aim to provide more advanced skills and training to ICT professionals and organizations in the local market for better more reliable software benchmarked to international standards. Gebeya also expects to allow developers create more African user friendly software developed with the customer needs in hand hence encouraging better adoption and integration by the market.
Tezza Business Solutions will offer quality assurance and testing training services for Gebeya recruits or corporate clients as well as contract Gebeya to provide software development services or talent for projects.
The training specifically targets to transfer knowledge that will enable IT professionals gain thorough knowledge of testing approaches that can be integrated into the software life cycle as well as provide knowledge on how to design products that are functional and maintainable.
Roland Omoresemi, Chief Executive Officer, Tezza Business Solutions said the partnership with Gebeya will enable the firm to provide businesses and corporates with better trained and professional quality assurance certifiers, software testers and engineers.