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Vacation Work

Who is Gendac?

Gendac’s world-class team of software engineers develops custom business-,, mobile- and embedded software for clients in diverse industries across the globe. Gendac offers a depth of expertise, applies a proprietary software development methodology, and delivers consistent quality to its clients. This assists Gendac’s clients in becoming technology leaders in their fields.

Gendac has highly skilled professionals working in effective teams, on a variety of challenging projects, for a variety of interesting clients – and all of this happens in our offices at Persequor Techno Park, Pretoria.

People who typically thrive in the Gendac environment are people who appreciate that long-term sustainability depends on maintaining a healthy work-life balance, who just can’t refuse a technical challenge while grasping the value of working in an effective team – and, of course, they are people who are genuinely passionate about software engineering.

Together, the people in Gendac have created a culture of creativity and technical curiosity, a culture that fosters learning new things daily and encourages everyone to become better and better at what they do, every day.

Gendac also has long-standing relationships with several tertiary institutions. As part of this commitment, Gendac serves on faculty advisory boards and engages in multiple university-related projects and competitions of engineering students.

What to expect?

Gendac’s unique vacation work program allows you as student to gain invaluable practical work experience under the expert guidance of experienced mentors.

After you have applied you will be contacted and ask a few qualifying questions. A interview will then be scheduled where a few common questions will be asked based on you personality and given qualification skills. An assessment will then be sent to you which needs to be completed in a given time. After the assessment a final interview will be conducted. 

During your stay at Gendac, you will be assigned a group project that is company-related. The project will be something that is beneficial to Gendac while also testing your abilities and teamwork skills. Each project will be unique, and mentors will be available for information and assistance at all times.

There is no need to bring anything with you, everything will be provided, from a daily lunch to a fully configured workstation with access to everything you will need for your specific project.

BENEFITS

Some of the benefits that our team enjoys include: covered parking, daily meals, cappuccino on demand, flexible hours etc.

COVERED PARKING

You can work comfortably, knowing we have you covered.

DAILY MEAL

Fueling your appetite byte by byte with a healthy daily lunch.

CAPPUCCINO ON DEMAND

Helping you catch the early worm by having a cappuccino ready on demand.

FLEXIBLE HOURS
Providing you with the necessary flexibility, so you are not bent out of shape.
PIZZA FRIDAYS

Get treated with a pizza of your choice every Friday.

PRE-SETUP
WORKSTATION

No need to bring your laptop everything is all ready setup for you, from double screened PC’s to headphones

STUDENT OPPORTUNITIES

Apply to become a Gendacian

                   CLOSING DATE: 14 NOV 2021

STUDENT SOFTWARE

ENGINEER

BEng Electrical/Electronic/Computer;

BSc Computer Science;

BCom Informatics;

B Information Systems;

B Information Technology

 

Experience: N/A

STUDENT ELECTRONIC

ENGINEER

BEng Electrical/Electronic/Computer;

BSc Computer Science;

BCom Informatics;

B Information Systems;

B Information Technology

 

Experience: N/A

STUDENT UI/UX DEVELOPER

 

Multimedia;

B.Sc Information and

Knowledge Systems or related

degree;

 

 

Experience: N/A

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