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 trade, senior expertise is all the time 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 worthwhile skilled expertise.
We all know that the junior worker of right now might grow to be the senior worker of tomorrow. Because of this, all of our internships are designed to be as hands-on as doable. At Runtastic, we imagine that studying comes from motion and that it’s crucial to embrace errors made alongside the way in which—because of this studying from failure can also be one among our values.
Bianca, one among our Expertise Scouts, began her Runtastic journey as an intern and shares her private expertise that led her to grow to be a everlasting member of the group.
Bianca, Expertise Scout
“I began my journey at Runtastic as an intern. Whereas in search of jobs after ending my grasp’s diploma, I stumbled upon a job advert for Runtastic. Sadly, I discovered shortly earlier than my second interview that the place received stuffed, and I used to be requested if I might even be excited by an internship.
Actually, I used to be not so excited at first as I needed a everlasting place, and I had already performed a number of internships all through my research. Nonetheless, I had such a terrific 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 character and pursuits/values.
So, I made a decision to affix 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 global work setting and in addition as a result of I needed to indicate my potential for a everlasting place.
In the course of the internship, I used to be recurrently speaking to my group lead about the opportunity of becoming a member of Runtastic completely, nonetheless, there was no open place till one among our group members determined to pursue one other alternative. Due to that, there was lastly the possibility for me to remain.
When my group lead requested me if I’d be excited by taking up this place, I used to be so overwhelmed by pleasure and reduction as I didn’t wish 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 joyful to be a part of the group. Doing the internship and going the additional mile was positively price it!”
Bianca isn’t 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 in addition allowed for supportive collaboration with teammates alongside the way in which.
Ivana, iOS Engineer
“After I simply joined Runtastic as an intern, I received a buddy, who’s the person who is a mentor for the intern. He defined to me all of the processes and methods of working within the firm. There was a number of new data to make amends for, but it surely was fairly simple as now we have nice colleagues who’re all the time prepared to assist if wanted.
I used to be utilizing the apps personally even earlier than becoming a member of, and that was already an excellent motivation for me to wish to keep as a full-time worker. Although 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 received the chance. The uncertainty was disturbing however price it.
One of the best factor for me was the group and the corporate tradition usually. After all, it helps if you work in a subject you’re excited by however having nice folks round you creates an ideal work setting.”
Tatiana, Social Media Supervisor
“After I utilized for an internship, the position I used to be excited by was not out there, so I needed to be added to the expertise pool. It took a few months, however finally, a place appropriate for me was opened and I used to be capable of be part of the Social Media Crew. As I studied in a very totally different subject, I used to be extraordinarily grateful for the chance to modify to a different, extra attention-grabbing space.
Throughout my 4-month internship, I deepened my present data and discovered a number 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!
Because of the internship I went from somebody with no training or expertise within the subject to a trusted Social Media Supervisor of world channels on numerous 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 side 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 way of the method earlier than, I might just about decide up with my work the place I left off.”
Be a part of the group!
Able to study and develop? Try our job openings the place you may discover a good match. , Or for those who don’t see the precise 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 affix the group.
Tell us in your Motivational Letter why Runtastic is the proper place so that you can acquire hands-on skilled expertise and why you’re keen on what you’re doing. To seek out out extra data relating to our hiring and utility course of and the best way to put together for an interview with us, go to our profession web page.