IT na Bank - vol.5
Work in IT sector!

Join Junior Database Specialist course
with a guarantee of consequent employment

IT na Bank vol. 5 is the sequel of an innovative IT na Bank project.

In response to the massive interest, we're setting off with the next edition. This time we meet again in Warsaw. You are invited to participate in the national-scale innovative, from-scratch course for the future Database Specialists, with a guarantee of consequent employment in a dynamically growing Scandinavian company – Nordea Bank.

The project is implemented by Software Development Academy.

Want to change the direction of your career?
This is the chance to acquire new competencies and start your career in IT sector.

IT na Bank course is a perfect match for you who wants to:

  • change your profession (we train you from scratch)
  • work in a dynamically growing company
  • become a specialist in a very attractive industry
  • take part in Junior Database Specialist course and... keep learning under the wings of the best experts

Nordea Bank covers 60% of costs

You pay 5 327 PLN which equals 40% of the course price. The remaining amount is covered by your future employer – Nordea Bank! There's no risk, as your consequent employment is guaranteed. You can take it to the bank.

Start your career as a Junior Database Specialist

Thanks to Nordea Bank and Software Development Academy in just 3 months you will get ready to start your career as a Junior Database Specialist. It is the best way available on the market to kick off your professional career in the IT industry. Grasp this opportunity and let yourself get hired!

Applying for IT na Bank project was one of the best decisions in my entire professional life".

Paweł, IT na Bank graduate

To everyone out there who sill hesitate whether to participate in IT na Bank, I strongly encourage you to take a risk, because this risk will surely pay off".

Marcin, IT na Bank graduate
  • Location: Warsaw

  • Start date: August 1st, 2019

  • Course times: evening hours

  • Duration: 3 months

  • Classes schedule: Monday – Thursday17:30 – 21:00Saturday 9:00 – 16:00

  • Course price: 5 327 PLN13 319 PLN


SDA Sp. z o.o. (limited liability company) is the administrator of the user's personal data with its registered office in Gdynia (KRS 0000554532, District Court Gdańsk-Północ in Gdańsk, 8th Commercial Division of the National Court Register), NIP (Tax Identification Number) 5842741225, share capital of PLN 5,000. At any time, the user has the right to access their data and the right to rectify, delete, limit processing, right of data transfer, right to object, the right to withdraw consent at any time without affecting the legality of processing, which was made on the basis of consent before withdrawing. Personal data will be stored until the user withdraws consent to the processing of data for the above purposes.

What are the next steps?

  • Meet us at the information meeting
    on Thursday, June 13, 2019
    (Sign up here)
  • Submit your application
    before June 30, 2019
  • Verification of
  • 1st stage interviews
    with SDA representatives
  • 2nd stage interviews
    with Nordea Bank representatives


Need more info?

  • strong motivation and involvement
  • interest in IT
  • analytical thinking
  • strong communication in English (including basic technical terms)
  • availability in the evenings
  • team-working skills
  • minimum secondary education
  • valid permission to work in the territory of the Republic of Poland
  • You will be part of Teradata/Big Data development Scrum teams.
  • You will be cooperating closely with Expert Teradata Developers, Data Modelers, Quality Assurance engineers and Technical Leaders.
  • At the beginning your main task will be preparation of Teradata code where you will be strongly supported by senior colleagues.
  • We will provide you domain knowledge and wide introduction.

In Data Warehousing team we develop, manage, improve, test and evaluate Nordea’s largest Datawarehouse platform, Common Data Warehouse (CDW). CDW is a common repository for all banking book data within Nordea with users across Group Treasury, Group Capital and Group Finance as well as Retail. We are also involved in the design of solutions matching the capabilities to prioritised business challenges. Besides Data Warehousing, we are responsible for delivering the ETL development capability on the platform. Data Warehousing consists around 200 engineers in several locations (Sweden, Denmark, Poland and India). In Tricity and Warsaw we have around 40 our colleagues. As Warehouse/Data Developer you will be an important part within the maintenance and development life cycle of Nordea’s largest Datawarehouse platform.

  • Introduction to Linux
  • Introduction to Shell scripting (bash)
  • Introduction to Databases and SQL
  • Introduction to in Physical Data Modelling
  • Introduction and deep dive to Teradata
  • Introduction to GIT
  • Introduction to ETL
  • Introduction to Jira, Confluence and Bitbucket
  • Introduction to Agile and Scrum methodology
  • Introduction to Cloud (AWS, Azure)
  • Introduction to Big Data
  • Introduction to Snowflake
  • 12-person group
  • 199,5 hours of practical classes
  • Stationary classes:
    Monday – Thursday, 17:30 - 21:00 and Saturday, 9:00 - 16:00

About Nordea Bank

About Nordea Bank

Nordea Bank provides financial services related to supporting the processes of Scandinavian business units and comprehensive IT solutions. It operates in Warsaw, Łódź, Gdańsk, and Gdynia.

In the IT na Bank project, Nordea Bank offers 60% co-financing and guarantees employment for 12 months after course completion. This is the first step to become a specialist in a Database sector and start an adventure with the technology industry.

About Software Development Academy

About Software Development Academy

Software Development Academy has been conducting innovative programming courses from scratch and training IT staff for over 4 years. This is the first programming academy in Poland responding to the real needs of employers.

SDA is made to educate employees who meet the requirements of enterprises. Comprehensively trains the participants and helps them find employment by introducing them to the IT market as part of the Absolvent Success Program. Currently, Software Development Academy is already operating in 16 Polish cities.