LaunchCode offers pair programming apprenticeships with an experienced developer at top companies including MasterCard, Panera, Riot Games, and more. Our goal is to fill open IT positions by removing credential barriers, linking learners with free resources, and creating an on-ramp to jobs through apprenticeships with companies.
We are currently looking for hardworking and motivated individuals who are interested in expanding their career horizons and development skills. Ideally you will have some past experience with Java development in some capacity. But what you really need is a passion for coding, the ability to take constructive criticism, and a desire to learn and grow.
LaunchCode is interested in speaking with you if you want to improve or already have:
-Some experience in Java development
-Hands on experience in designing and developing applications using Java EE platforms
-Object oriented analysis and design using common design patterns
-An understanding of Java and JEE internals (Classloading, Memory Management, Transaction management etc)
-Knowledge of Relational Databases, SQL and ORM technologies (JPA2, Hibernate)
-Some experience in the Spring Framework
-Some experience in developing web applications using at least one popular web framework (JSF, Wicket, GWT, Spring MVC)
-Experience with test-driven development
The apprenticeship program:
-Will place you with an experienced Java developer
-Pays $15/hr for the duration of the program.
-Places you at companies interested in offering you a full-time, salaried position.
-Provide free educational resources to accelerate your learning.
-90% of LaunchCode apprentices get offered full-time employment.
-On average apprenticeships last 84 days (longer or shorter depending on how hard you work).
How to apply
Please apply through our website. Go to www.launchcode.org, then click "I want a job!"