"Engaging the Charlotte tech community through a hands on approach"
WHAT IS IT?
Immersive two week program led by Charlotte’s leading design, strategy and development agency
Choose from our design week, our development week, OR why not both?
WHO IS IT FOR?
Accessible to anyone as long they are passionate and ambitious
We welcome all people who are enthusiastic and curious about tech
No experience? No worries!
WHY DO IT?
Learn from industry experts
Have an end product for your resume
Explore different careers within the technology industry
IT'S 100% FREE!
Skookum Address: 201 S Tryon St. STE 1500, Charlotte, NC 28202
Parking: 200 S College St. Charlotte, NC 28202
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Week 1: Design Focus
Week 2: Development Focus
Both weeks M-F
10:00am - 4:00pm every day!
WHAT YOU NEED
Dress casual, bring a laptop, and a desire to learn
A T-shirt and shorts is standard apparel
Skookum can also provide laptops if needed
Skookum DayShift is completely free
Breakfast and lunch will be provided daily
We will accomodate any dietary restrictions!
Design Sprint Week
Goes through the design sprint process
Proof of concept development
Goal: Design a finished product
Goes through the agile process
Build a polished website
Deploy software to AWS
Write both the front-end and the back-end
Use industry-wide project management tools like JIRA
Goal: Implement the design team's plans
Interested in participating in our next DayShift program?
Click the Apply button at the top right or scroll down!
Frequently asked questions
201 South Tryon St.
Charlotte, NC 28202
200 South Tryon St.
Charlotte, NC 28202
Skookum DayShift Application
Background (Select all that apply)
High School Student
Looking For A Career Change
Code Camp Participant
What are your interests? (Select the three you are
Agile Scrum Master
Why do you want to participate in DayShift? (Make sure to write a thoughtful response as spots are filling up quickly.)
Do you have access to your own laptop? (If not, no worries, we will provide one for you to use at no expense)
Are you available 9am-5pm, M-F of the week you are applying for?
Do you need parking expenses covered? (Reminder: we can only validate for the BB&T parking deck)
Do you have any dietary restrictions? (Gluten free, vegan, vegetarian, diary free, or other)
Please select your t-shirt size:
How did you hear about Skookum DayShift? (Social media, word of mouth, employee, other)
What do you need to make it through the day? (Example: coffee, snacks, tea, water)