Mariner Innovations believes in the continuous development of our people. We encourage individuals to seek certifications that enable them to be expert consultants. It is important to us that we bring the best practices and methodologies to our clients, and attaining certifications is just one way that we do this. Key certifications that Mariner Innovations people have include:
Experts in process improvement and change management – our Black Belt consultants have significant experience analyzing what needs to be changed and improving the quality of your business operations.
Project Management Professional (PMP®)
Mariner Innovations’ Project Managers ensure that projects are delivered on time and on budget. They have significant experience with all project lifecycle process groups including: initiating, planning, executing, monitoring and controlling, and closing. They utilize their thorough PMBOK understanding to ensure best-in-class practices are in place at all times.
Mariner Innovations has certified Prince2 Project Managers who utilize this methodology in order to oversee the management, control, and organization of a project. This structured approach allows for efficient control over resources and planning, and facilitates a common understanding among all participants in a project.
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL®)
We perform IT service management with industry leading best practices of the ITIL. We focus on aligning business strategy with IT strategy in order to deliver value and establish strong competencies.
International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB®)
Our Quality Assurance Specialists are experts with software testing. Every Mariner QA tester is either ISTQB certified, or is in the process of becoming certified.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
The CISA designation is a globally recognized certification for IS audit control, assurance and security professionals. The CISA certification demonstrates audit experience, skills and knowledge, and verifies the ability to assess vulnerabilities, report on compliance and institute controls within the enterprise.
Certified in Risk and Information Systems Controls (CRISC)
The CRISC designation demonstrates to employers that the holder is able to identify and evaluate IT risk, and help their enterprise accomplish its business objectives.
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
This cybersecurity certification is an elite way to demonstrate security knowledge and it demonstrates that the holder has all it takes to design, engineer, implement and run an information security program. The CISSP is an objective measure of excellence. It’s the most globally recognized standard of achievement in the industry. And this cybersecurity certification meets the strict conditions of ISO/IEC Standard 17024.
Certified Change Management Professional™ (CCMP)
ACMP’s Standard for Change Management© (“Standard©”) is a collection of generally accepted practices in change management and is one of the foundational elements in advancing the change management profession and discipline. Released in September 2014, the Standard© provides the foundation for the Certified Change Management Professional™ (CCMP) credential, the Qualified Education Provider™ (QEP) Program, and empowers change practitioners to lead the way change works.
Certified Prosci Change Practitioner
The Prosci ADKAR® Model is a goal-oriented change management model that guides individual and organizational change. Created by Prosci founder Jeff Hiatt, ADKAR is an acronym that represents the five tangible and concrete outcomes that people need to achieve for lasting change: awareness, desire, knowledge, ability and reinforcement. By outlining the goals and outcomes of successful change, the ADKAR Model is an effective tool for planning change management activities, equipping your leaders facilitating change, and supporting your employees throughout the change.