Information technology (IT) is one of the most emerging industries both locally and internationally. Sri Lanka is reputed for producing high numbers of experts in this domain and consists of many IT companies with international recognition for their high quality products and services.
Employees with expertise IT knowledge, ambitious and adaptive personality are the greatest asset of the IT industry. Their strength and dedication is the key for all the success achieved by local IT industry worldwide. Therefore it’s not a secret that all the employers in IT industry seek for recruiting the most suitable employees for their companies.
University of Colombo School of Computing (UCSC) is renowned for building both academic knowledge and good personalities of its students in order to produce quality graduates to the society. Therefore UCSC undergraduates have strengthened with up-to date domain knowledge and skills which make them potential employees with enthusiasm and dedication to prosper in their future careers.
“Career Fair 2014” is organized by UCSC for the second consecutive year and will be staged on 30th October 2014 from 9.00am onwards at UCSC premises. It is an opportunity for 4th year undergraduates to show-case their talents to the well-known companies in the IT industry with the intention of exploring inspiring careers.
This is a great opportunity for IT industry to access a large pool of candidates who have expertise in the exact fields which the companies are seeking for recruitment. It’s really great that many of the leading IT companies in Sri Lanka have already identified the potential of UCSC students and joined hands with us.
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After a successful start up workshop, “Toward Agile” by the ‘DevOps team of National School of Business Management’ in association with ‘99X Technology’ is ready to move on to the next workshop “The Apprentice – Be Ahead in the Game”.
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The Agile Software Development workshop organized by the ‘DevOps Team’ of ‘National School of Business Management’ in collaboration with ‘@99x 99X Technology‘ will be held on 6th March from 9.00AM onwards at NSBM auditorium. The NSBM ‘DevOps Team’ and ’99x Technologies’ will take you into a whole new dimension of Software Development Methodology with Agile Software Development.
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We will be duscussing about ‘Front end performance optimization’.
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A triumphant team for the second year in a row (from left): Process/Management Associate Navaka Navaratne, Associate Tech Leads Manosha Silva and Shirantha De Alwis (team captain), and Senior Software Engineers Ivantha Senevirathne and Kalanamith Mannapperuma
Successfully defending the title that it won last year, 99X Technology emerged champions in the IT/software category once again at the Biz Quiz 2014 – Mercantile Quiz Championship held earlier this month, beating out some stiff competition posed by masterminds representing Sri Lanka’s top corporate entities.
Apart from coming in first in its respective category, 99X Technology also ranked sixth overall with 25 points. The IT/software category was well represented by some of the leaders of the sector in the country including MillenniumIT, WSO2, Navantis and 99X Services, and proved to be one of the more competitive segments, with MillenniumIT (23 points) and WSO2 (22 points) coming in second and third place respectively.
Featuring 48 teams this time around, the companies battled right to the very end, with a mere point separating most from cinching a winning place. People’s Bank was crowned the mercantile quiz champions with 33 points, Seylan Bank came in second with 32 points and Dialog Axiata (A) rounded it off by coming in third with 31 points.
99X Technology was represented by Senior Software Engineers Kalanamith Mannapperuma and Ivantha Senevirathne, Associate Tech Lead Manosha Silva and Process/Management Associate Navaka Navaratne, and were ably captained by Associate Tech Lead Shirantha De Alwis.
The quiz team’s win at the Biz Quiz 2014, the first event it participated in for this year, follows a string of successes at various competitions in 2013 including the inaugural Biz Quiz, the QA Wisdom Ultimate Quiz Challenge, organised by the International Quizzing Association in Sri Lanka, and the International Trade, Transport and Logistics Quiz 2013, amongst others.