From being an intern to having a long-lasting profession, these success tales haven’t occurred solely as soon as at Runtastic.
Within the tech business, senior expertise is at all times in excessive demand. Whereas that is true at Runtastic, we additionally nurture and help people who find themselves beginning their careers by providing internships that permit them to realize helpful skilled expertise.
We all know that the junior worker of right now might turn into the senior worker of tomorrow. For that reason, all of our internships are designed to be as hands-on as attainable. At Runtastic, we imagine that studying comes from motion and that it’s crucial to embrace errors made alongside the best way—this is the reason studying from failure can be considered one of our values.
Bianca, considered one of our Expertise Scouts, began her Runtastic journey as an intern and shares her private expertise that led her to turn into a everlasting member of the group.
Bianca, Expertise Scout
“I began my journey at Runtastic as an intern. Whereas searching for jobs after ending my grasp’s diploma, I stumbled upon a job advert for Runtastic. Sadly, I realized shortly earlier than my second interview that the place obtained crammed, and I used to be requested if I’d even be concerned with an internship.
Truthfully, I used to be not so excited at first as I needed a everlasting place, and I had already completed a number of internships all through my research. Nevertheless, I had such an awesome candidate expertise. I might actually see myself working with the folks I met, and I felt that the tradition of Runtastic would match completely with my persona and pursuits/values.
So, I made a decision to hitch the corporate for a 4-month internship of their Expertise Acquisition group. I used to be tremendous excited and motivated because it was the primary time for me to work in a world work atmosphere and likewise as a result of I needed to indicate my potential for a everlasting place.
Throughout the internship, I used to be frequently speaking to my group lead about the potential of becoming a member of Runtastic completely, nevertheless, there was no open place till considered one of our group members determined to pursue one other alternative. Due to that, there was lastly the prospect for me to remain.
When my group lead requested me if I’d be concerned with taking up this place, I used to be so overwhelmed by pleasure and aid as I didn’t need to work wherever else, in order that was actually like a dream come true for me.
I’m working at Runtastic as a everlasting group member for greater than a 12 months now and I’m nonetheless tremendous completely happy to be a part of the group. Doing the internship and going the additional mile was undoubtedly value it!”
Bianca is just not the one intern whose expertise led her to be a valued member of our group. Listed here are three extra former Runtastic interns whose journeys not solely led them to have long-standing careers with us but additionally allowed for supportive collaboration with teammates alongside the best way.
Ivana, iOS Engineer
“After I simply joined Runtastic as an intern, I obtained a buddy, who’s the individual that is a mentor for the intern. He defined to me all of the processes and methods of working within the firm. There was plenty of new data to make amends for, nevertheless it was fairly straightforward as now we have nice colleagues who’re at all times prepared to assist if wanted.
I used to be utilizing the apps personally even earlier than becoming a member of, and that was already motivation for me to need to keep as a full-time worker. Regardless that I knew that internship doesn’t promise a full-time place, after some months at Runtastic, I hoped to remain on, and fortunately as somebody left I obtained the chance. The uncertainty was worrying however value it.
One of the best factor for me was the group and the corporate tradition basically. After all, it helps if you work in a discipline you’re concerned with however having nice folks round you creates an ideal work atmosphere.”
Tatiana, Social Media Supervisor
“After I utilized for an internship, the position I used to be concerned with was not obtainable, so I needed to be added to the expertise pool. It took a few months, however ultimately, a place appropriate for me was opened and I used to be in a position to be a part of the Social Media Group. As I studied in a very completely different discipline, I used to be extraordinarily grateful for the chance to modify to a different, extra fascinating space.
Throughout my 4-month internship, I deepened my current data and realized plenty of new issues. My group was extraordinarily supportive and open to answering any questions, so, naturally, when the choice to proceed full-time got here up, I needed to say sure!
Due to the internship I went from somebody with no training or expertise within the discipline to a trusted Social Media Supervisor of world channels on varied platforms, with loads of alternatives and freedom to discover new concepts and developments.”
Raphael, Backend Engineer
“I did my studies-related internship as a backend engineer with Runtastic in February 2021. One facet that I actually loved about it’s that I by no means felt like an intern in any respect. From day one onwards, my mentor handled me like a full-fledged developer and assigned each thrilling and difficult duties to me.
After ending my bachelor’s diploma, there was an open place and I’ve now returned as a full-time worker! As I’ve been by the method earlier than, I might just about choose up with my work the place I left off.”
Be a part of the group!
Able to be taught and develop? Take a look at our job openings the place you would possibly discover a good match. , Or when you don’t see the fitting alternative for you there, apply to our Expertise Neighborhood as Tatiana did.
At Runtastic, we welcome everybody, and no, you don’t should be sporty to hitch the group.
Tell us in your Motivational Letter why Runtastic is the right place so that you can acquire hands-on skilled expertise and why you’re keen on what you’re doing. To search out out extra data relating to our hiring and software course of and how you can put together for an interview with us, go to our profession web page.