The FirstBank Technology Academy is back with its highly anticipated Season 2, providing a golden opportunity for young graduates in Nigeria to delve into the realm of technology and embark on promising tech careers. This initiative, initiated by FirstBank, one of Nigeria’s leading financial institutions, aims to groom the next generation of tech leaders and innovators by nurturing their talents and fostering their growth.
To participate in the FirstBank Technology Academy, candidates must meet the following eligibility criteria:
Age: Applicants should be no older than 27 years.
Education: A graduate with STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) degree(s).
Academic Qualification: Minimum of a Second Class Upper degree or its equivalent from institutions accredited by NUC or other government-approved regulatory bodies.
National Service: Submission of evidence of mandatory NYSC scheme, In-Country Post Graduate Service, or Exemption Certificate.
Key Competencies and Attributes:
Aspiring participants must possess the following competencies and attributes to be part of the FirstBank Technology Academy:
Global Tech Awareness: Knowledge of global technology trends and advancements.
Effective Communication: Excellent communication skills to articulate ideas and collaborate effectively.
Analytical Prowess: Strong analytical skills to comprehend complex challenges and devise effective solutions.
Interpersonal Skills: Proficiency in interpersonal relationships and management to work harmoniously in teams.
Initiative and Drive: Self-driven, results-oriented, and capable of taking the initiative.
Innovation and Problem-Solving: Highly innovative with a knack for innovative problem-solving.
Collaboration: A good team player, capable of contributing positively to group dynamics.
Interested candidates can apply for the FirstBank Technology Academy Season 2 by submitting their applications before August 13, 2023, at 9:42 PM. This unique opportunity offers full-time engagement, allowing participants to immerse themselves fully in the learning and exploration process.
Application Link: https://hdbc.fa.em2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/CX/requisitions/preview/877/apply/email?__sta=JIUQIHFBY%7CTBHI&__stm_medium=email&__stm_source=smartech
The FirstBank Technology Academy Season 2 aligns with FirstBank’s commitment to nurturing talent, fostering innovation, and contributing to the growth of Nigeria’s technology sector. As the tech landscape continues to evolve, initiatives like these play a pivotal role in equipping young minds with the skills, knowledge, and attributes needed to excel in technology-driven careers.