Application Development Apprenticeship, Informatiker


Minimum qualifications:

  • Graduate of the highest level of secondary school.
  • Academic grades in the average of 4.5 or higher.
  • Completed Multicheck Junior ICT report.
  • Ability to speak and write in English and German fluently.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience and/or interest in coding.
  • Demonstrated logical and abstract thinking.
  • Enthusiasm and passion for new technologies, demonstrated through personal projects and interest in learning new skills.

About The Job

Prepare the following documents to complete your application: – Current CV combined with the following items to create one PDF attachment: – Cover letter explaining your interest in applying to be an apprentice at Google – School grades – ICT Multicheck. A professional team of vocational trainers (Berufsbildner) will guide and support you during your 4-year apprenticeship with Google Switzerland GmbH. After a 1-year foundation course (Basislehrjahr) you will join your Google team in Zurich and will be fully engaged in existing and new projects that will challenge you and lay the foundation for a successful future as an Application Developer. We offer roles in one field of specialization: Computer Scientist/IT Specialist (Informatikerin/Informatiker EFZ), Specialization in Application Development (Fachrichtung Applikationsentwicklung): The development and design of software will be your focus. You will work in different teams such as software development, user experience or security to understand the range of roles in this fast-growing field.

Google is and always will be an engineering company. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who are ready to address some of technology’s greatest challenges and make an impact on millions, if not billions, of users. At Google, engineers not only revolutionize search, they routinely work on massive scalability and storage solutions, large-scale applications and entirely new platforms for developers around the world. From Google Ads to Chrome, Android to YouTube, Social to Local, Google engineers are changing the world one technological achievement after another.

Google is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. See also Google’s EEO Policy and EEO is the Law. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by completing our Accommodations for Applicants form .

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