DG Weekly News 18/2022

As the academic year is coming to an end, there’s not much happening anymore, so the newsletter will appear only irregularly (to, possibly, not at all) from now until the beginning of studies in Autumn – follow the info channel to stay updated about events! Have a nice Summer everyone!

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  • 2.9.2022: Enrollment for the Academic Year 2022-2023 ends

1. Guild

2. AYY and Aalto

Enrollment for the Academic Year 2022-2023

The enrolment period is open from 2 May until 2 September. Please enrol using the national OILI enrolment service. There you can also pay the compulsory fees and voluntary fees.

If you have several rights to study towards a degree at Aalto, remember to enrol for each of them on OILI. It is up to you to decide whether to enrol as attending or as non-attending, depending on whether you plan to complete studies included in a particular study right during the upcoming academic year.

To log into OILI using your Aalto identification, go to https://oili.csc.fi/
You must enrol separately in OILI for each of your rights to study.

Detailed instructions and more information about academic year enrolment are on Into: https://into.aalto.fi/display/enopisk/Annual+enrolment

3. Other

Start your consulting career at Gavdi!

What role are we looking for?

Gavdi is looking for a graduating student who wants to develop their competences regarding system integrations. You don’t have to worry about being an expert in the field – we will train you in SAP cloud integration technology and ensure that you have the
knowledge needed to work with our customers and support them.

We work with a large variety of clients, and you should expect your workday to be a dynamic set of meetings, development tasks and problem-solving. Your responsibilities will range from the maintenance and development of SAP HR systems to communication and problem-solving with customers.

How do we picture your career to develop?

In 3 months, you:

  • Have started to feel at home and comfortable in the day-to-day activities at the office.
  • Have completed our training and immersed yourself into consulting through customer cases.

In 6 months, you:

  • Are working closely with senior consultants, learning about SAP cloud platform integration methodologies and issue
  • resolution.
  • Assist existing clients with support on their current solutions.
  • Contribute to a positive working environment and proactively seek guidance, clarification, and feedback.

In 12 months, you:

  • Have received your initial certifications, along with some practical hands-on experience.
  • Handle your own customer portfolio with support from your team.
  • Are well on your way to become a self-sufficient consultant.

What kind of person are we looking for?

You’re highly ambitious with a curious mind, which allows you to learn quickly and apart to steep learning curves. You’re a natural
facilitator and know how to translate data and requests in to easy-to-understand solutions.

While you’re detail-oriented, you also know when to take a holistic approach, allowing you to see multiple solutions to different issues. You are analytical, which will help you when working on and solving complex problems.

At Gavdi, people matter! Therefore, we’re not looking for a specific background – we’re seeking for the person who’ll be the right
match for the team and who can thrive in our organization. However, here are a few things that might benefit you when applying:

  • A degree and/or a background in Information Technology or a relevant field.
  • Fluency in Finnish and English – written and spoken.
  • You are a team player, who will actively contribute to both our working environment and the positive results that we create in our team.
  • You have a good understanding of people – we work on solving cases for our customers and you will be interacting with their representatives actively.
  • In addition to technological and programming skills, experience in customer service is considered an asset.

Who are we?

Gavdi is an ambitious consultancy: we deliver HR IT consultancy regarding SAP and SuccessFactors to companies all over the world. As an associate consultant in Gavdi you will be become a part of a team, that strives to be the customers’ preferred vendor. The pace, at which we work, is fast and we are motivated by the development and learning, that we get when working with our customers in one of Europe’s leading IT consultancies.

We believe in creating a positive working environment where the focus is on cooperation. We also believe in taking the time to enjoy both the working day while finding time to have a laugh with our colleagues. Our organizational structure is flat, so our “time-to-market” can be surprisingly fast.

How can I apply?

Send your CV and possible questions in Finnish or English to recruiting@gavdi.com with the title “Associate Consultant (Integrations)”.

Volunteer for Junction

Junction is a global hackathon and tech event organizer based in Finland. Our mission is to connect developers, designers, and every kind of creator and make everyone fall in love with technology. We already kicked off the year with a couple of events, but we have more in store for the summer/fall, so we are looking for volunteers to help us out with planning and executing our events in 2022 ✨ As a Junctioneer you get to be part of a great community, meet like-minded people, make new friends and get experience in organizing events. Are you interested in joining the Junction Community? Fill in the form and we will save you a spot in the Junction Class of 2022🤝