• July 24th 2023
  • Starts at 07:00
  • Online and Live
  • Microsoft
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Microsoft Azure Academy: Data Engineers

Are you ready for a new challenge in IT? Are you interested in improving your Azure cloud skills and increasing your chances in the labour market? Sign up for the Data Engineering traineeship at the Azure Academy. This track gives you the opportunity to continue to use the knowledge, qualities, and work ethic you already have, while further developing your skills to become an Azure Professional. As the demand for Azure-trained people is high, the chance of landing a job in the Dutch IT sector is rather big. The Azure Academy is powered by Microsoft, ITPH Academy, and Refugee Talent Hub.

Please note: applications may close before the deadline, so please apply early to avoid disappointment.

The program

The Azure Academy consists of a 10 week intensive training in hard and soft skills. You will be introduced to SQL and ITIL, learn to work with Power BI, learn programming in Python, become familiar with Data Engineering and the methodology Agile Scrum. As part of the training, you will immediately apply your acquired knowledge in a realistic, practical business case. Next to the hard skills, you will also follow soft skill courses to improve your interviewing and presentation skills.

Certification & exams

  • Microsoft Azure Fundamentals (AZ-900)

  • Microsoft Azure Data Fundamentals (DP-900)

  • ITIL 4 Foundation

  • Data Engineering on Microsoft Azure (DP-203)

Who are we looking for?

  • You have HBO / WO work and thinking level;

  • You have technical insight and affinity with IT (experience in IT is a big plus);

  • You are proficient in English (proficiency in Dutch is a plus);

  • You have mathematical and analytical skills;

  • You are full time available in the period from July 24, 2023 to October 13, 2023 ( there is a vacation from August 3 to August 15);

  • You are available for a pitch session on July 3rd from 15:00-17:00 in Amsterdam

  • You are willing and able to put in significant hours of self-study and can work independently;

  • But mainly you are really looking forward to making this a big success!

Before the candidates can be admitted to the programme, you will go through a selection procedure, including an assessment and interview. This will be used to determine if candidates’ profilesmatch the Microsoft Azure Academy training program and the Data engineer role. You will hear whether you have been invited to participate in the following steps of the selection procedure before May 19th.

Deadline for applications: May 8th 9:00. Please note: applications may close before the deadline, so please apply early to avoid disappointment.