Linux Foundation Certifications Included in Guide for National and Foreign Workers Seeking Employment in Beijing

CKA, CKAD and CKS certifications are included in the Catalog of Recognized Overseas Professional Qualifications in Beijing Municipality (Edition 2.0)

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — With the construction of a new science and technology center and at least two new industrial zones (the Integrated National Demonstration Zone for Opening up the Services Sector and China (Beijing) Pilot Free Trade Zone) there is an urgent demand for technology companies from within China and on earth to work in it Beijing.

So that, Beijing The government has added approved qualifications for job candidates to their Catalog of Recognized Overseas Professional Qualifications in Beijing Municipality inviting people who hold these qualifications to live and work there. Beijing. Edition 2.0 of the list includes three Linux Foundation Certifications: Certified Kubernetes Association (CKA); Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD); and Kubernetes Security Specialist (CKS).

“Understanding Kubernetes is critical for developers working with cloud-native architectures, which are quickly becoming the norm. Beijing The Catalog of Recognized Overseas Professional Qualifications is a huge success for our community of professionals Chinaand for companies looking to innovate and stay competitive,” said Chris AniszczykCTO, Cloud Native Computing Foundation.

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Those who hold such qualifications and are authorized to work under this section shall have a number of benefits:

  • Workers with Chinese nationality can be included in the relevant group for the application Beijing work type residence permit.
  • Workers with foreign nationalities can apply for multiple entry visas or residence permits with a valid period not exceeding five years. Those who meet the necessary conditions can be included in the appropriate group to enjoy a green light in their application for permanent residence and can apply for port visas at the port visa offices of the security agencies. public after the initiation of the port visa policy for implementation.
  • Workers with foreign nationalities can apply for work permits without being limited by education, school degrees, or work experience. The age limit can be increased to 65 years (or 70 years for advanced, direct, and skilled occupations). Those who meet the criteria for identifying top foreign talents (Category A) can apply for work permits that are not more than five years old.
  • Employees’ off-the-job experience can be considered the same as their on-the-job experience China.
  • Offices, businesses and government agencies in Beijing recommended to provide professional staff with support and assurance in areas such as innovation and entrepreneurship, talent training, children’s education, social security, and talent evaluation and including fees.
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Clyde SeepersadSVP, and general manager of training and certification at the Linux Foundation had this to say about the integration: “The Linux Foundation Training & Certification is proud to offer the Gold standard for Cloud Native certifications including CKA, CKAD and CKS. We’re honored to have our certification included in the Beijing Government’s Catalog of Recognized Overseas Professional Qualifications.”

About Cloud Native Computing Foundation

Cloud computing allows organizations to build and manage scalable applications with a set of open source software in public, private, and hybrid clouds. The Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) provides key components of the cloud native computing infrastructure, including Kubernetes, Prometheus, and Envoy. CNCF brings together the industry’s top developers, end users, and customers, and runs the largest open source development conferences in the world. Supported by more than 800 members, including the world’s largest cloud computing companies, and more than 200 startups, CNCF is part of the nonprofit Linux Foundation. For more information, please visit

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About the Linux Foundation

Founded in 2000, the Linux Foundation is supported by more than 1,000 members and is the world’s leading home for collaboration on open source software, open standards, open data, and open hardware. The Linux Foundation’s projects are critical to the systems world, including Linux, Kubernetes, Node.js, and more. The Linux Foundation focuses on leveraging best practices and addressing the needs of contributors, users, and solution providers to create sustainable models for collaboration. For more information, visit us at The Linux Foundation has registered trademarks and used trademarks. For a list of trademarks of The Linux Foundation, please see its trademark usage page: Linux is a pseudonym of Linus Torvalds.

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