I believe industry certifications provide a method of encouragement and a valuable way for engineers to validate and showcase their experience and skills.

My AWS certifications

My AWS Certifications transcript

AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Professional
AWS Certified DevOps Engineer – Professional
AWS Certified Data Analytics – Specialty
AWS Certified Databases – Specialty
AWS Certified Machine Learning – Specialty
AWS Certified Security – Specialty
AWS Certified Developer – Associate
AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate
AWS Certified SysOps Administrator – Associate
AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
AWS Certified Big Data – Specialty (Retired exam)
AWS Certified Alexa Skill Builder – Specialty (Retired exam)

I am also an AWS Certification Lead SME and an AWS Certification SME where I participate in activities related to AWS certification exam development.

My Google Cloud certifications

Visit my Google Cloud transcript and my Google Developers profile.

Google Cloud Professional Cloud Security Engineer – November 2022
Google Cloud Professional Cloud Database Engineer – November 2022
Google Cloud Professional Cloud Architect – July 2022, August 2020
Google Cloud Professional Data Engineer, August 2022
Google Cloud Professional Cloud DevOps Engineer – August 2022, August 2020
Google Cloud Professional Cloud Developer – December 2020
Google Cloud Associate Cloud Engineer – July 2020

Kubernetes certifications

Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD) – August 2021

Other certifications

GitLab Certified Associate – April 2021
CompTIA Security+ – August 2020
HashiCorp Certified: Terraform Associate – April 2020

Certifications of ages past

Hortonworks Certified Apache Hadoop Developer – August 2013
ITIL Version 3 Foundation – April 2011