Date: 02 Dec 2019
In the IT world the idea of a hackathon is widely known and very popular. This is a very good opportunity to test your programming skills, free up creative resources and test your presentation skills. So when we got the invitation from Sandoz, one of the world's largest drug manufacturers, we didn't hesitate for a moment. We knew we would be there. And we were. What's more, we brought one out of the three awards with us! How did this happen? You must read on.
Date: 22 Jan 2020
January is the month of last year's summary. It is a great opportunity to take a look at its achievements so far and plan further actions. What happened in fireup.pro in 2019? In the following article you will find the answer to this question.
Date: 22 May 2020
A Technical Architect is someone with the knowledge and skills necessary to design and create effective technical solutions. In order to become a TA, you need to be a thinker and a problem-solver. You need to plan long-term, creating solutions that will help your client or company go from zero to millions of customers. Suffice to say, becoming a Technical Architect isn’t a piece of cake. However, there are habits that you can pick up to grow yourself into this prestigious position.
Date: 10 Jul 2020
In recent months many companies have had to adapt quickly to the new situation. A number of companies have had to transform themselves and offer some or all of their services virtually. The nature of the work of our teams, who work with clients in this way on a daily basis, has not changed. Let’s describe what remote work looks like in terms of using different tools and practices.
Date: 19 Aug 2020
What are you good at? But, like, REALLY good? We're not necessarily talking about a specific activity, like knitting, but something that could help you in your work. Are you good at planning? Elevating the team spirit? Everyone has a talent, there's a way to discover it, and here's how we do it.
Date: 26 Aug 2020
Long story short: you need a Product Owner to make sure that you are going towards the finish line without meandering around. With such a person at your company, the team can focus on precisely defined tasks that generate more value than random undertakings. When starting a software development project, it's crucial that you know what kind of value every team member brings to the table. In some cases this is self-explanatory. Java Programmers write the code and Testers test it. Duh. However, there are roles that are hard to understand at first glance. A Product Owner? What's a Product Owner?