GEIQ HACKATHON

GEIQ HACKATHON

App Development
THE CHALLENGE You will be presented with a challenge to develop a progressive web app. This will allow you to bypass the need to upload your application to any store, i.e. App Store and/or Play Store and install it directly on your mobile device. 
You will have a weekend to complete the main challenge, also you’ll have an opportunity to score extra points by completing bonus sections. This mobile application is intended to solve a real-life problem within GE.
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THE SKILLS REQUIRED
 
  • PWA Frameworks, i.e. Ionic, React Native, or similar
  • HTML5
  • CSS3 and frameworks
  • JavaScript
  • RabbitMQ
  • Cloud Foundry (terminal oriented)
  • Familiar with consumption of public service APIs
For backend development, you can explore different languages, but you need to use a framework that is open source. 
Bonus: Use Github as your version control environment and also create a Docker Image for reuse purposes. 
Remember: The spirit of this challenges is for you to learn, please avoid to copy code from another authors.
SURVIVAL KIT Bring a laptop(s) with the necessary software that you will use like:
  • Free Text Editor, i.e. Atom, Visual Studio Code, etc.
  • PWA Framework (see above)
  • At least two mobile devices per team (Phone or Tablet)
  • * If you want to install your application in a real device, you’ll need an account in a service that allows you to use different frameworks, such as Cloud Foundry (Predix), Docker, Kubernetes, etc.
  • *Git and Github account (optional for bonus)
Survival Kit
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