Software QA & Test Automation Expert and Career Coach
Over the years, Ibironke has helped various industries build quality products by carrying out Software Testing activities on Web Applications, Mobile Applications, Microservices, API services, Hardware Applications, and IoT devices. Ibironke Yekinni is an excellent career coach who has empowered over 20,000 people through emails, events, videos, courses, coaching programs, and speaking engagements, resulting in them tapping into the USD 168.71 Billion wealth of the Software development market. Ibironke’s Life Mission is to eradicate poverty by reducing the unemployment rate in Africa through empowering people to acquire employable tech skills to deliver quality-first Software Products, create impact, and build a lifetime legacy, one family at a time. She pioneered the first Software Testing Academy in Africa that transforms non-techy individuals into Software Test Engineers in 3 months with her signature academy, TestCodeCamp. Through this academy, She has successfully trained, transitioned, and mentored 484 young people with no background in tech to become software test engineers with over 94% currently employed within three months with a good salary as take home. Ibironke is the Founder of Testify Limited, a Software Testing and Quality As A Service tech startup that is on a mission to set the benchmark for Quality Assurance in Products and Services across Africa and Globally by taking down one bug at a time. As a community manager and Test Evangelist, if Ibironke is not in Business or at work, you will mostly find her doing voluntary services in any of the communities she manages in her social circle platforms. As a volunteer, people builder, and community manager, she is the Lead Organizer for the largest testing community, The Ministry of Testing, the Lagos - Nigeria branch, and she is a WomenInTech Ambassador at Google Developers Group, Ibadan Chapter. Being a Test Expert, She has had speaking engagements at various Tech global conferences including, Google Developers Group and Ministry of Testing Accra, Ghana. She organizes educating, and informative Software Testing conferences and events for the Nigeria Testers Community. She is also the Lead Visioneer of “Tech for Christ” and co-organizer of Career Starter LaunchPad, a career starter community, and strategy for winning souls for God's kingdom. She also hosts 'Hunt de’ Bug BootCamp', a career starter incubator providing a soft landing for females into the Tech career world. With her vision to eradicate poverty, she currently leads the Testify Scholarship Scheme, where teenage girls from a financially-challenged background are sponsored at various levels, like Senior Secondary School, WAEC, and JAMB examination, and even throughout their University Degree Education. She has been featured on Forbes as part of the 25 selected Female Founders in Africa who are now beneficiaries of the Future of Female Mentoring Programme by Claude Moore Media in partnership with TechCabal. She is a First-Class Graduate of Computer Science, an alumnus of the Future Female Business School, Startup of the year Nominee by herNetwork 2021. A recipient of the “Tech Lady of the Year, 2021” Award, an awardee of exceptional Quality Assurance Expert in Africa, 2021 by TechTrendAfrica, and a recipient of the Harvard Crossroads Emerging Leaders Program Certificate.