Java Academy

Employer: Playtika
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: Student/Graduate
  • Updated at: 04.12.2021
    Short company description

    Since 2010, Playtika has been a pioneer in the games industry. We were among the first to offer free-to-play social games on social networks and, shortly after, on mobile platforms. We were also one of the originators of live game operations, offering users personalized, daily game experiences with new events and exciting new features 365 days a year.


    You asked, we listened! We are launching the 2nd Java Academy in Bucharest!

    Do you want to start your career at Playtika - a global leader in social games? Playtika’s Academy will provide you everything you need to begin your journey in Java Development.

    The Academy is a 6 weeks learning and practicing program.

    The class will go through a complex training which will cover Java Fundamentals and Advanced Features (like Concurrency), Spring framework, Design Patterns & good practices, Software Testing, GIT using Agile Scrum Methodology.

    We're looking for people who are passionate about software development and enjoy learning about new technologies, experiencing real challenges and contributing to software products used worldwide by millions of users.

    If you have a reasonable theoretical foundation in computer science and software engineering and you are passionate about programming, designing and problem solving, then Playtika is the best place for you!

    Location: Bucharest (Timpuri Noi Office)

    What we offer?

    A full-time paid academy (7th of Feb – 18th of Mar) and daily delicious breakfast to charge your batteries;
    Professional Development: guidance, coaching and trainings;
    Exposure to end-to-end Agile Product Development process from requirements to release to production;
    The opportunity to meet and work with experienced professionals;
    The opportunity to remain in the company after the academy program, based on results;
    Opportunity to provide meaningful contributions in a live, real fast-paced company;
    The chance to work with cutting-edge technologies;
    You will never get bored! A company culture that likes to work hard and play hard. We like to have fun!


    Our cool perks:

    Daily Fresh fruits, Yogurts, Snacks & Soda Drinks, Coffee;
    Entertainment: pool table, ping-pong, fussball, air hockey;
    Comfortable office easy to reach from any spot of the city: Timpuri Noi

    Bachelor or Master degree in Computer Science or a similar technical domain;
    Good understanding of object-oriented programming and core functionality in any of the languages: Java, C++, C#;
    Strong foundation of data structures and algorithms problem solving mindset;
    Basic understanding of how software applications work;
    Good understanding of any database (MySQL or NoSQL);
    Experience with Git it’s a plus
    Highly motivated to work in a competitive environment;
    Ability to communicate in English at an intermediate level (written, oral).