Future experts in software development and test automation wanted in Helsinki Metropolitan Area!
Were you born to code?
Do you want to get a comprehensive and up to date training in the newest technologies and work for example as a frontend/backend developer, web designer, test automation specialist or software engineer? Do you have a background in the ICT-industry and are looking to update your skills and career or are you perhaps a recently graduated person with a strong will to grow into the role of software expert?
Digitalization has created a vast demand for software developers. Software Academy meets this demand by matching motivated future talents with growing companies that have an increasing need for new software professionals. The comprehensive expert-led trainings combined with efficient on-the-job learning at the company that is aiming to recruit you is an extremely effective way to develop your skills and ensure future employment.
The aim of the program is recruitment
During and after the Software Academy you can work for example as a web developer, test automation engineer, front-end developer or software engineer, depending on your background and interests. Your new position offers you the opportunity to deepen your skills and take the next step in your career.
The following companies among others are looking to recruit future software talents through this program:
- Thermo Fisher
- Vala Group
“All industries around the globe are facing the greatest transformation of our time. New digital processes and services are taking place in every sector: manufacturing, health and wellbeing, service industries with bank and insurance businesses among others.
That is why the software industry needs new employees from every other industries and with all kinds of backgrounds. This need is not temporary: in Finland alone, the need for new software experts annually is almost 2000 persons. There is plenty of work for capable smart people for the rest of their lives – both in Finland and abroad.”
CEO, Finnish Software Entrepreneurs Association
Comprehensive technology training – Finnish language skills are not a necessity
The program starts at the end of November and lasts 5-6 months during which you will work at your cooperation company and grow into the role to which they want to recruit you. The program includes 14-20 days of classroom trainings in addition to specific online courses tailored to help you succeed in your new role (e.g. the most relevant new programming language). The classroom training may include for example the following topics: scripting languages, web technologies, scrum, devops, web development (databases / back end, deep front), test automation (python, robot framework).
Software Academy is organized by Saranen Consulting in close cooperation with the Finnish Software Entrepreneurs Association, recruiting companies, Uusimaa Center for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment (ELY Uusimaa), and TE (Labor Exchange) Services.
The application period ends Nov 30th.
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