Nikolay Advolodkin is a seasoned IT Professional, Test Automation Expert, and Quality Assurance Innovator whose dedication to innovation and progress has earned him the reputation as a strategist in the information technology space. Throughout the span of his technical career, he has not only cultivated extensive experience, he has received extensive acclaim for his continual success. Most recently, he was named one of 33 Test Automation Leaders to follow in 2017 by TechBeacon.com. And according to Udemy.com, he is also the #1 Selenium Webdriver Instructor across the globe, educating 50,000+ students on the ins and outs of test automation from 120+ different countries.
Growing up, Nikolay discovered his passion for computers early on in his life. After successfully hacking a TI-83 calculator in the 8th grade, he knew IT would be a lifelong interest.
Currently, Nikolay proudly serves as the CEO and Test Automation Instructor at UltimateQA (www.ultimateqa.com). Furthermore, he is a frequent Contributor at SimpleProgrammer.com and TechBeacon.com. He was also a Speaker at multiple different conferences.
When he isn’t teaching people how to be automated software testing masters or revolutionizing the test automation world as we know it, Nikolay Advolodkin enjoys exercising, self-development, and travel. He is also an avid entrepreneur with an unquenchable thirst for knowledge.