Nearly 70 students had chance to experience the working environment as well as learn job opportunities, trainee programs and knowledge skills to be the students of Fresher Academy at FPT Software through Fsoft Tour.
The best working environment in Vietnam
FPT Software is the next destination under the framework of business tour organized by FPT University in Ho Chi Minh City. Many students had shown their interest toward one of the major software companies. FPT Software is also an organization that many students choose to practice, experience and dedicate.
“I thought F-Town is a boring place with only computers but it is really interesting environment with piano, gym, swimming pool, soccer field and creative spaces,” a student could not hide his surprise.
Sharing about FPT Software’s culture, Mr. Nguyen Thanh Phuoc said that despite being a leader in information technology, the lives of more than 11,000 employees are always the company’s priority. The company believed that the new balance would stimulate creativity and motivation. At FPT in general and FPT Software in particular, culture has always been built day by day. In addition to the competitive income after the project, picnic and company activities are held annually.
Cuder, which is considered as a programmer symbol of FSoft, stands for Cucumber + Coder. With the image of a big head and wearing glasses, Cuder has been a symbol of FPT Software programmers who work very hard in the field of technology.
FPT Software is currently the largest software export company in Southeast Asia with the presence in 11 countries around the world. Each year, FPT Software recruits 1,500 – 2,000 engineers and employees. According to a recent survey of Anphabe and Nielsen, FPT Software is one of the best working environment in Vietnam. Over the years, FPT Software has been the ideal training and working environment for students generations of FPT University.
Many opportunities for IT students
FPT Software is in the “thirst” of human resources with the target of 20,000 employees by 2020. In particular, in 2017, FPT Software plans to recruit 5,000 people and in the first 6 months of this year, the company has hired 2,400 new employees.
As a partner of many big technology companies in the world such as Microsoft, IBM, etc., FPT Software has proven its ability to cooperate for a long time. Being a part of Fresher Academy is the first step to become the official employees of FPT Software. Here, students will be trained in mindset and how to apply the theory to real projects. This is an ideal working and practicing environment for FPT students.
In addition, the 10,000 BrSE Program within the 2014- 2018 period is one of two strategic programs implemented by FPT in Japan in order to help FPT in particular and Vietnam IT companies in general to be able to adapt the workload on IT Outsourcing from Japan and provide Japanese companies more sources of young IT engineers. Working in Japan with a starting salary up to USD 2,000 per month is one of the opportunities for candidates to join the 10,000 Bridging Software Engineers (BrSE) Program of FPT Software.
The program is built on the successful experience of bridge engineer training program implemented by FPT Software for many years. It is expected that about 5,000 engineers will be trained by studying in 6-12 months in Japan while the remaining 5,000 engineers will be trained in Vietnam under the IT training program of FPT University and FPT Software.
In 6-12 months, students will be taught to use Japanese fluently not only in daily life but also in IT field. During the study period, participants have the opportunity to learn interviewing skills, CV writing skills and IT process in Japan as well as join Japanese level assessment to improve their ability to be employed in the local company. Students will also be offered part- time jobs and internships at FPT Japan or FPT’s partners in Japan and IT courses on the online system.
FPT Sofware’s 10,000 BrSE program has been operated since October 2014. Until now, about 600 students are studying and working in Japan. In addition to seven graduation courses, the program has 3 other courses starting in this year.
As members of FPT Corporation, FPT University and FPT Software have close relationships. FPT University students have many opportunities to practice and work at well-known software companies at home and abroad.