Hackathon: Untangle the cloud
May 12 &13, PORTUGAL

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The UNTANGLE THE CLOUD Hackathon was an hybrid event.

SUSPENSO – Rua de Santiago 19,

Mercedes-Benz digital HUb


Should I apply? What are you looking for?CloseWe are looking for Software Architects, Backend Developers, and CloudOps Engineers with at least 3-5 years of experience. See below some of the key skills we value for these positions. 

Software Architects
    •    Mindset focused on customer and business value
    •    Experience in creating responsive software architectures with a thorough knowledge of one or more programming languages
    •    Understand Domain Driven Design, Lean Software Development, and Hypothesis Driven Development

Backend Developers
• Develop digital solutions in Java or a similar programming language
• Deep knowledge and experience in Spring/Spring MVC, TDD, design patterns, simple design, and RESTful Services
• Experience with source control management (Git, Mercurial, SVN), as well as with build toolings like Ant and Maven

CloudOps Engineers 
• Knowledge of Linux internals, networking, and IT security best practice
• To be well-versed in maintaining and automating a platform.
• Apply cloud (AWS) computing skills to deploy upgrades and fixes
How will this event be held?CloseThe event will be hybrid and will take place in Lisbon and at Mercedes-Benz.io Virtual HUB. Confirmed participants will be offered the option to attend in person or connect remotely. Is there any cost or admission fee?CloseNo, no, and no! Participation is entirely free of charge. Who can participate?CloseThe call is national and for all Cloud Talent profiles who want to give a boost to their professional career with one of the leading companies in the tech industry. How will I know if I can participate?CloseSpots are limited, therefore the organizing team will select the best profiles to participate. Those selected will receive a confirmation email before the event starts with all the necessary and relevant information. Is it mandatory to participate on both days?CloseYes, to be eligible for the prize you must participate on both days. What is the deadline to apply?CloseRegistration closes on May 8th. Do I have to form a team before the event and with how many people?CloseYou can apply as a team of 6-9 people or individually. What happens if I don’t get a team?CloseDon’t worry, the organizing team will be in charge of assigning you one. Is there an age limit?CloseYes, only people over 18 years old can participate. Where should I go if I have any questions or problems with registration?ClosePlease send an email to mercedes-benz@thecubemadrid.com and we will contact you as soon as possible. Will you provide transportation and accommodation for the event?CloseMercedes-Benz.io is not responsible for any expenses related to transportation and accommodation for participants. Will there be catering at the event?CloseYes, food and beverages will be available to participants throughout the day. We will make sure you have everything you need! What material do I need to bring?CloseIt is important that you bring your computer and all the working tools you need. We will also provide you with additional working material.


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