Finding talent.

Mentorship.

Skills development.

Master classes.

Earn while you learn.

What you need to know

3 years ago, Byte Orbit launched Byte Academy with the aim of finding individuals with potential and a passion for coding. Since then we have successfully trained three groups of talented individuals to become great developers!

The Byte Academy is not taking in any candidates at the moment.

Training environment

Training environment

Course duration: Maximum of 6 months - self-paced. Training takes place at Byte Orbit offices in Century City. The training hours are from 08h30 to 17h00. Learn in a software development environment with other developers. Beautiful open-plan office. Become part of the team from day 1. Participate in weekly innovation chats.

Course outline

Course outline

Your training in the Academy will include online and soft-skills training while receiving mentorship and guidance from our experienced management and development teams. Focused master classes will be provided based on outcomes from our previous trainees.

Earn while you learn

Earn while you learn

You will receive a fixed remuneration amount during your learning period and enjoy a great lunch with the team twice a week.

On completion

On completion

You are guaranteed an interview for a permanent position at the company and you will receive a certificate of completion.

We’re searching for the most talented & passionate individuals.

If you already have what it takes, see our current vacancies here.

Training outline

The program will include online material, as well as in-house prepared content focusing on soft skills development.

Introduction to Python

Introductory programming class, about Object-Oriented Programming, a must-have technique for software engineers that will allow you to reuse and share code easily.

Relational databases

Basics of SQL (the Structured Query Language) and database design, as well as the Python API for connecting Python code to a database.

Introduction to web development

Fundamentals of back-end web development. How to interact with a database from a web application using an Object-Relational Mapping (ORM) layer.

Bootstrap

A class focusing on the open source toolkit for developing with HTML, CSS, and JS using the responsive grid system, extensive prebuilt components, and powerful plugins built on jQuery.

Django REST framework

A focused class on the powerful and flexible toolkit for building Web APIs.

Full stack web development

Building complex server-side web applications that use powerful relational databases to persistently store data.

Mentorship

Ongoing mentorship from our most highly skilled developers and management team.

Workplace skills development

Develop the necessary skills to optimise productivity and performance in the organisation.

Master classes

Focused master classes from our experienced developers to help our candidates understand core concepts.

Assignments

Ad-hoc and structured assignments based on the course content to help build the necessary skills and evaluate the candidates progress with valuable reviews and feedback from the development team.

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