Nikolay Advolodkin

Test automation leader and passionate instructor

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 a contributing author to Continuous Testing for DevOps Professionals. He was named one of 33 Test Automation Leaders to follow in 2017 by And according to, he is one of the top 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 ( Furthermore, he is a frequent Contributor at and 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.


Automation consulting

Do you need someone to build an automation program from scratch?

Are you struggling to scale your automation through your organization?

Do you need help training your team on automation best practices?

I’ve helped many organizations create powerful test automation programs.

From small and agile companies to massive, international corporations. I have experience helping companies achieve their CI/CD dreams with test automation.

I have worked with companies all over the globe. 

I can help your testing program succeed as well.

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