Companies including Leapset, CodeGen, MilleniumIT, 99xTechnology, Zone24x7, Navantis, Zaizi, hSenid and some more will present to you why you should choose them for internships.
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Internship program will conclude with you presenting a presentation to the senior management. – Chandi concludes.
have a plan of what do you want to gain.
Virtusa would be the best place to figure your passions. – Chandi
We have a very structured internship plan. Virtusa will stress on Employability than Employment. – Chandi
Chandi says she won’t drag this presentation much longer.
Next up we have Chandi Dharmarathne from Virtusa.
We expect you to be good learners, be thorough with the co principals. – IFS
We follow Agile methodology to develop these products.
ERPs were not used to be like usable. We proved it otherwise and competing in the market now. – IFS
We are the logistics partner for BMW as well. – IFS
More than 700 employees are working on a global product, here at IFS Sri Lanka office.
You get exposure to world class business solutions. We are a product company. – IFS
Representative from IFS is with the mic next.
What I hear I forget, what I see I remember, what I do I understand.
Pramela concludes with this quote.
A lot of fun activities are there at WSO2 and a lot of opportunities to grow. – Pramela
We have an open culture at WSO2 and Hi-Tech as well. – Pramela
You will be mentored and helped by the seniors. There is a tracking system. You will get a good chance to develop your soft skills. – Pramela
If you do a mistake, its alright. but dont repeat it again. Thats how you learn. Enjoy and relax as well. – Pramela
Explore and being creative is quite important. Make some noise. – Pramela
No body is going to teach you everything. there will be guidance. You don’t have standard hours. You will have to take risks. – Pramila
Internships is a learning experience. Know your objectives before joining WSO2. It is important to know what to expect from the industry. – Pramila
Pramila Rajapaksa, Senior Manager of HR and Administration at WSO2 will deliver the presentation next.
You will be working with really cool techy guys, who are really tech savvy.
Every intern gets a MacBook at Zaizi.
A video from the Fran Alfarez, Head of Eng at Zaizi is being played now.
Representative from Zaizi is next up, presenting their presentation.
Chandimal concludes his presentation.
Communication does not mean that you should only be able to communicate with the internal members of the company. But also with foreign clients. – Chandimal
A trainee doesn’t need to be a serious coder.
We don’t have Project Managers and an Idea Trainer should give you technical guidance. Provide feedback. and one should trust the trainees. – Chandimal
Idea trainee: Passionate, open minded, communication, be initiative and to be a team player. – Chandimal
Chandimal From Embla is welcomed on to the stage next.
With that, Farazy concludes his presentation.
You will equipment as a regular employees. Be a part of all the training activities. – Farazy
Atleast 1 language programming skills, problem solving skills, passion for development and soft skills are looked in an intern candidate at atrenta. – Farazy
SpyGlass is our main product. Atrenta is the only EDA company in Sri Lanka.
Internships are divided into 3 sections at atrenta. training, learning and contribution. – farazy
Atrenta is an EDA company.
Software tools will take it all the way to a 1 billion plus transistor circuit. – Farazy
Farazy from Atrenta is next up.
Internships is not only training, We give you time to learn. – Gogula
What we give you: Speedy PCs, free food and Road-trips. – Gogula
Gogula says their ideal supervisors are better than the idea superheros. They will rescue from drowning.
Gogula from Navantis will present next.
Idea supervisor: provide direction, approachable, put the intern to do more and should have patience. – Creo
Having the right attitude is most important. Have the can do attitude always. – Creo
Question the status quo
push your supervisor
Be one dimension
playing it safe
We are a Canadian based company.
Our idea intern would be Hungry to learn and having the right attitude. – Creo
Creo 360 representative is on stage now.
Be brilliant with Basics, Excellent with skills and self motivated are the qualities we look in an intern.
Cognitive analysis, image processing and natural language processing are the few of the research opportunities available there for you as an intern at Zone24x7.
We believe we work with the latest and cutting edge technology available there. Such as Leap Motion and Sphero.
Centers of Excellence:
Remote Monitoring & Management
They conclude. Now we have Ruwan, Project Manager of Zone24x7 will present their presentation next.
1/3 of the company are interns. – hSenid
If you are interested in R&D, you can try out new things. We are mentoring your final year projects as well. – hsenid
We have good training sessions and libraries where you can enhance your knowledge.
Our Interns should be passionate about the tech. If not, it will be hard to survive at hSenid.
We are the platform developers for telcos operators in SL. We also are the pioneers in mobile R&D. – Dulipa
Dulipa, Senior Project Manager of hSenid Will present his presentation now.
Representative from 99xTech concludes his presentation.
Tools for interns:
training on technical skills.
involvement in projects.
soft skill development program. – 99xtech
Supervisors will have faith on you. Our supervisors have an open mind regarding the interns. – 99xtech
Build a brand for yourself and network. Plan your career this is the time to understand the corporate culture. – 99xTech
Interns should be perfect observers, explorers, be open minded and be results oriented. – 99xTech
We have kept a close relationship with the CSE for interns program.
Chief Architect of 99xTechnology will present his presentation next.
With some reflections from the interns they have, Proavos conclude.
We expect the interns to be open minded and be enthusiastic and to be accountable for what they work on. – Proavos
Aviation is a challenging hobby. It also is a tech savvy market. – Proavos
We build products for aviation companies with agile methodology. We have a small and a charismatic team. – Proavos
We believe letting people observe and them letting them come up with something new. We are fairly a new company.
Representative from Proavos Tech presents his presentation.
Chanka finishes his presentation.
Interns will be responsible for the documents for the commercial product.
Intern will be assigned to do something new every time. More than 1 supervisor will be assigned. – Chanka
We assign real world problems for our interns. It is tailored according to each and everyone’s capacity. – Chanka
Started over 2 years ago, we are based in Colombo 6 and have around 6 Engineers from UoM itself. – Chanaka
Chanka from Sutra Tech is next on mic. We are the local partner of NREC in USA.
London Stock Exchange are our clients. At MIT you create a career for yourself rather than a job. – Kasun
We are a product company. We keep on developing the product till the customer is satisfied. – Kasun
What MIT looks in an intern?
Kasun shares a part of this video with us.
Kasun from MilleniumIT is presenting his presentation now.
Research is very important and we encourage it.
look out for challenges
These are the qualities we look in an intern.
You can be a part of No.1 tour operator solutions in the world.
We have many global partners.
We also have a large global footprint. – Sanjaya
We are a product base company. It is very important for us to adapt new technology. – Sanjaya
What CodeGen offers:
Since the inception, we have been having internship programs.
Our vision is to put you in the field and you mold for the future. – Sanjaya
Sanjaya from CodeGen is next on stage.
Similar to AdroitLogic, we doing do much either. We mainly focus on Js and .Net libraries.
More info about internship at Leapset can be found here. http://engineering.leapset.com/internship/
There is a some amount of coaching and inters pitch contest happen often. – Rasika
After the one month rotation, the interns are encouraged to propose new idea. – Rasika
The interns are assigned under a director.
1st month intern roams around the company and gets to know the areas. – Rasika
We offer Products for back-end users and front-end users as well for Hospitals and for Restaurants as well. Leapset is a subsidary of Cisco solutions. – Rasika
Rasika Karunatilake, GM of Leapset is next.
We are a US based company.
We have sold software even to Walmart.
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
He concludes with this quote.
The intern would directly be in touch with us. We will review his code. They wont be exposed to the customer. – AdroitLogic
It is not about building only software, but to make well behaved products which will disrupt the market.
We are passionate about engineering quality. – AdroitLogic
Java, Linux, Spring framework, JSON and many more APIs are used to make the products we build.
We are small and are highly skilled. – AdroitLogic
Representative of AdroidLocic is on stage now. They say they build Enterprise Integration Products.
We are like the fish in your ocean. We cant survive without these industrial.
Dr. Chandana Gamage concludes.
Dr. Chandana Gamage, Head of Department CSE UoM will address the gathering now.
We are starting off.
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Good evening everyone. We are Live From Internship Reflections event taking place at RCU Auditorium.