Does OutSystems have a certification program?

Table of contents

  1. Developer certification
  2. Tech Lead certification
  3. Learn more and prepare

Yes. OutSystems has a program that certifies both knowledge and real-world project experience. With the experience gathered from hundreds of successful OutSystems projects, we have currently built a unique certification program for developers and tech leads. Certifications are associated with a specific version of OutSystems so if you wish to be certified on the latest versions, you must pass the exam.

Developer certification


There are three levels of OutSystems certification for developers. Each involves mastering OutSystems technology along with modern software engineering practices for developing and designing enterprise-grade Reactive Web, Mobile, and Traditional Web applications. Therefore, candidates need to demonstrate real-world project experience and pass a certification exam. The levels, descriptions, prerequisites and certification requirements are shown in this table:

 

Associate Developer

$200 US

Professional Developer

$300 US

Expert 
Developer

$400 US

Description

Develops simple Reactive Web, Mobile, or Traditional Web applications. Fairly autonomous in addressing most development issues. Able to bridge experience with other development environments and languages. Should be supervised by a Professional Developer.

Develops enterprise-grade applications. Has experience with architecture, advanced user interface patterns, business process technology. Able to coach Associate Developers.

Experienced developer, with the capacity to design and architect quality solutions autonomously. Is able to resolve all platform related technical issues. May occasionally manage the delivery team. Able to coach Associate and Professional Developers.

Prerequisites

Being a new developer in OutSystems, fairly autonomous in addressing most development issues, fast learner and some practice

 

Recommended 6 months of experience as an Associate Developer

Recommended 12+ months experience as Professional Developer

Requirements

Pay the certification fee and pass the Associate Developer certification exam with a score of at least 70%

Pay the certification fee and pass the Professional Developer certification exam with a score of at least 70%

Pay the certification fee and pass the Expert Developer certification exam with a score of at least 70%

All exams in the developer track focus on practical questions and scenarios to validate knowledge and professional experience.

Associate Tech Lead certification


Certified Associate Tech Leads are responsible for leading a development team as well as the technical quality of the delivery of a project or solution.

Once a Product Owner creates a vision and aligns a solution or project towards it, the Tech Lead will manage the team of developers working on the project, from start to end. The Tech Lead has deep knowledge of architectural and technical topics.

The Associate Tech Lead Certification validates that you know all the concepts you will need to become an OutSystems Tech Lead.

To become a certified Associate Tech Lead, candidates should register and pay for the exam available in our Certification Page.

The Associate Tech Lead certification exam is focused on practical questions and scenarios to validate knowledge and professional experience. To pass, candidates must successfully score at least 70% in the exam.

Learn more and prepare


For more information about the certification program, go to our Certification Page, where for each certification we share the exam detail sheet along with Sample Exam for practice.