Note: the application process for the Winter-Spring 2022 season of the program is now closed.
This year Accenture Baltics and Women Go Tech have teamed for She Goes Tech – a program that offers basic technology training for women. Together we are happy to support the most motivated women to develop new forward-looking professional skills with no study fee. The program consists of the following tracks:
- Microsoft. NET
The Winter-Spring 2022 scholarship program started on January 31st and will run until June 14th. Trainings take place three times per week and are run in English by Accenture Baltics experts as well as SD Academy trainers.
A total of 160 participants were accepted to the program.
Why MICROSOFT .NET?
Microsoft.net is among the most popular technologies for building websites and applications. It is open-sourced, so easily available to start development of the product at any time. The demand for Microsoft.net is never-ending. The technology is used in a lot of government organizations like the Pentagon, also games like Titanfall and social networks like Odnoklasniki. Game engine Unity is built on .NET and is a backbone of many modern games like Hearthstone and Cities: Skylines. The promise Knowledge in .NET provides exciting job opportunities and career growth in a field that is always in the process of progress. On the foundations of Microsolf.net, you can build your future in many different directions – as a Web, Application or Software developer, Tester, DevOps specialist and more. As every single company is using some kind of an IT service (web pages, mobile apps, product management systems), the possibilities are truly – endless.
Why DEVOPS AND CLOUD?
Are you looking for a change? Begin with DevOps, and you will never be bored again.
Join a striving community of developers, testers, and analysts working together as one team to innovate faster and build the next Netflix. We keep essential, revenue-critical systems up and running despite hurricanes and bandwidth outages using the best automation practices. And all of this while utilizing the most modern Cloud technologies.
Adopting DevOps philosophy requires a new mindset and new tools, but don’t worry about not having these. After completing the training, you will be equipped with the needful knowledge and hands-on experience to progress in your career.
It is everywhere – from rich visual experiences on websites and complex web applications to powering high load middleware and backend applications written in NodeJS, to popular desktop applications written in electron – Slack, MS Teams, VS Code.
You will be working on creating User Interface (UI) for websites, creating complex web applications, integrating them with backend solutions and creating backend services for a serverless cloud stack.
The main requirement is to have a spark in your eyes and a passion for making the world a better place today than it was yesterday. Passion for being a problem solver, taking challenges apart and putting them back in the form of a solution, using the tools at your disposal correctly!
Why SCALA AND BIG DATA ANALYTICS?
Scala is a programming language similar to Java, but within it, the same logic can usually be expressed with a significantly smaller number of lines. Currently, Scala is becoming one of the language in the development of functional products in working with big data, as it requires stability, flexibility, high speed and scalability. The next step after learning Scala will be to learn SQL, Big data tools like Spark, Cloud platforms etc. The prospective career of a Scala programmer and Big data engineer includes work on the collection, storage, processing, and analysis of huge sets of data; performing machine learning on a large scale; creating and managing the company’s Big Data infrastructure and tools. To apply for this program, interest in working with big data is needed.
Java is one of the most popular programming languages; it is object-orientated and produces software for multiple platforms.
It enables programmers to write computer instructions using English-based commands instead of having to write in numeric codes.
With basic knowledge in Java, you can develop a career in many different fields: you can continue your education as a Web, Application or Software developer, DevOps specialist, Tester and more. Java is used very widely – from computer games like RuneScape, operating system Android and email client Gmail, to scientific applications like NASA Wind Spacecraft.