Why Become a Zend Certified Engineer (ZCE)?
The maturity of PHP and its steady growth in mobile, web and cloud application development drives demand for highly-skilled PHP developers. In today’s fiercely competitive markets, how do the best developers stand out in the crowd? They earn a Zend Certification – globally recognized as the industry standard for benchmarking and validating PHP expertise. More than 10,000 Zend Certified Engineers are benefitting greatly from their credentials, and you can too.
Personal & Career Benefits
- Capture the attention of recruiters
- Gain employer recognition for promotions and raises
- Connect with PHP community leaders through your listing in the Zend Certified Engineer Directory
- Score job opportunities or consulting referrals by participating in the ZCE group on LinkedIn
- Get discounted ZendCon passes, a free perpetual copy of Zend Studio, and more
- Download ZCE logos for personal use. Post on your resume, CV, LinkedIn page or business cards
- Standardize and ensure a high level of expertise in your PHP development teams
- Implement industry best practices in your PHP development organizations
- Maximize your team productivity and performance
- Present a superior professional image to your customers and partners
- Gain competitive advantages compared to other software development organizations
- Use the "We Employ" logo to show you have ZCEs on Staff