The Skolkovo Foundation and IT_ONE jointly launch championship among Android and iOS developers on the online platform of All Cups IT championships from VK. Participants will receive a prize fund of 520 thousand rubles and the possibility of employment in the largest Russian digital transformation projects. You can apply to participate in the online championship until April 16 at the IT_ONE Cup link.
Developer Championship in Russia
Regardless of how you assess the current situation in Russia, it is difficult to argue with the fact that IT specialists are needed in the country and they are ready to pay really a lot. Another thing is that many do not even know how to show themselves, so that they are noticed and called to work in a decent place where they can find application for their talents and realize themselves from a professional point of view. But in fact, such opportunities exist today.
This championship is a kind of trampoline for middle level developers and higher. Coders will have to compete with each other in creating bots and mobile development, which is one of the most sought-after skills in the IT field today. The competition will be judged by prominent industry experts, and the winners may be offered employment in highly paid positions in IT_ONE.
IT_ONE tournament – stages
The tournament will consist of two stages. At the first stage, participants are waiting PvP Championship. They are required to fight each other for a certain resource in the game world. To win, developers will have to choose what they think is the best strategy, integrate it into their own solution, and prove their effectiveness.
The first stage will last 9 days. During this time, coders will have to evaluate the prospects of the chosen path, and in order to complicate the task, they will constantly be hindered by rivals and the bots. The very environment in which the contestants have to work will not be new to them. Between March 31 and April 7, beta testing will take place, which will allow developers to get acquainted with the platform, its features and the requirements of the jury.
The second stage is focused on testing technical knowledge about development on two platforms: iOS and Android. In fact, they are waiting for a kind of testing, and the more correct answers the contestant gives, the higher his chances of winning will be.
In total, there are 5 winners who will receive guaranteed cash prizes from IT_ONE:
- 1st place — 200,000 rubles
- 2nd place – 130,000 rubles
- 3rd place – 90,000 rubles
- 4th place – 60,000 rubles
- 5th place – 40,000 rubles
And those developers who score the most points at the end of the competition will be able to claim the right to join the IT_ONE team.
Jobs for developers
Irina Sokolskaya, HR Director of IT_ONE: “Mobile development is one of the fastest growing segments of the IT market. Today, services in the mobile environment are being massively developed not only by B2C brands, but by B2B companies and government organizations. With the help of a smartphone, you can not only order delivery, but also trade in oil and even get a passport of a citizen of the Russian Federation. IT_ONE has a lot of experience development of high-load applications in a mobile environment used by tens of millions of people every day. These are the tasks with which we want to introduce young developers and inspire development in this area.”
Pavel Novikov, Director of Skolkovo Fintech Hub: “We are excited to announce another developer championship with our partner IT_ONE. By organizing such competitions, we provide an opportunity for thousands of programmers to improve their skills in solving complex problems, win serious cash prizes and implement career ambitions in Russia“.
Anna Stepanova, Director of Educational Projects and Relations with VK Universities, Head of the All Cups online platform: “Mobile development is becoming an increasingly popular area. All Cups IT championship platformcreated in VK, together with partners, continues to attract the best specialists to solve interesting problems and expand its own expertise.”