• Company Name:
    Times Internet Ltd. (Times Internet MVAS Division) (https://www.techgig.com/codegladiators/opencontest)
  • Location:
    PAN India
  • Duration:
    1 Week
  • Target Audience:
    Undergrad Students, Engineering Students, Management Students, Postgrad Students, Freshers
  • Number of openings:
  • Completed Date:
    22nd May, 2019
  • Start Date :
    Students should be ready to work within 2 days of applying to the project

About the company

Times Internet is the largest digital products company and the digital venture of Times of India, India's largest media and entertainment group. TIL websites are among the fastest growing Web / Mobile based networks worldwide. It reaches over 270 million unique visitors a month who collectively account for 23 billion page views and 23 billion minutes spent across web and mobile, with businesses across news, entertainment, sports, local, ecommerce, classifieds, startup investments, local partnerships, and more. Today, it has a diversified set of 39+ digital consumer-facing businesses. The Times Group is a long-standing leader in the print business, as well as an emerging leader in all other forms of media. The Group's key brands include The Times of India, The Economic Times, Femina, Filmfare, Radio Mirchi, Times Now and ET Now and Zoom.

In an attempt to take the philosophy of coding to the next level, TechGig Code Gladiators is providing you an apt platform to create something out of your code and display it to the world. The partnering companies, that include some of the biggest names in the IT world, are particularly interested to see how precise are you when you code for fun. Your knack of writing simple code and passion to beat others by your programming skills can get you the name, fame and glory with TechGig Code Gladiators. Apartthe desired recognition that you get by top IT companies, you stand a chance to win prizes worth Rs 1 Crore and the coveted title of Best Coder of World.

Project Steps

  • Social Media Marketing - Promote the TechGig Code Gladiators Contest on Facebook and other Social Media Sites to reach Engineers (Students/ Professionals) from extended network from College/ Workplace/ Peer Group/ Family (Posts to be provided to you by your Project Manager)
  • Referral Marketing - Conduct WhatsApp promotions of the Code Gladiators Contest among your WhatsApp Contact & Groups (containing Engineers - Students/ Professionals) and make them aware about the attractive rewards and benefits offered by the group under the Contest. Also, spread the word-of-mouth by speaking to such people directly and getting them to register for the contest.
  • Share screenshots of the social media posts & messages via a Work Validation Form shared by your Project Manager.

Expected Project Output

To generate a min. of 20 Registrations from Engineers among your peers/ acquaintances for the Code Gladiators Contest. Additional Registrations lead to Additional Rewards in the form of COEs, Higher KSA Ratings, Recommendations and more.

Rewards & Benefits:
1.Completion Certificates with KSA Ratings & Company Logo: Project Completion Certificate, Campus Ambassador Certificate as per achievement of specific Targets Slabs communicated by Project Manager.
2. Certificates of Excellence highlighting specific Skills & Performance Levels: Will be given to students who achieve or showcase specific Performance Levels or Skills, as communicated by Project Manager from time to time.
3. Recommendations: LinkedIn Recommendations & Director's Recommendations will be given to Top Performers as per achievement of various target/ performance/ skill parameters and slabs (The achievement parameters & slabs for the same will be communicated by the Project Manager at appropriate times).
4. PPO for OysterConnect.com’s Internship Program.

Skills You will Learn:
- Networking
- Verbal Communication
- Social Media & Content Marketing
- Referral & Word-of-mouth Marketing
- Product Marketing & Branding

Terms & Conditions:
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Type of Interaction

Virtual with flexible work hours. Student will be expected to spend 10 hours/week. All interaction will happen over email/Group Chat/phone. No need to visit the office.

Extra Benefits

Internship Certificate, Certificates of Excellence, LinkedIn Recommendation, Director's Recommendation (*As per Achievement of various Target Slabs & Other Performance Parameters). Click Here to Learn More about all Rewards & Benefits @ OysterConnect.com