Programming Internship (Part-time or Full-time)

Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol
£20,000 per annum pro-rata
25 Nov 2016
02 Dec 2016
Contract Type

Skill set required: PHP | SQL | HTML | CSS | JavaScript | AJAX

Job Description

Programming intern required to work as part of a friendly team on a number of mini-projects including adding some small new features to our existing systems and to fix a number of bugs in our legacy PHP systems. This is an opportunity for university graduates to gain relevant experience working with programming languages and applications such as PHP, SQL, HTML, CSS, Javascript and AJAX. You need to be willing to muck in with technical support, although this isn't the main focus of the role.

The position would fit in well to go alongside your studies (ideally working a minimum of 16 hours a week). Varying contract length possible. There is a good possibility of a further, long-term contract if desired.

Minimum Application Requirement

  • Skill set: PHP | SQL | HTML | CSS | JavaScript | AJAX
  • GCSE Maths grade B + GCSE English grade B
  • Computing/Programming-related degree or equivalent
  • Some experience demonstrating coding ability

Additional Desirable Attributes

  • Paid experience
  • Experience with ASP
  • Strong communication skills
  • A Level grade A or B in Computing or a scientific/technical subject such as Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Economics or Latin
  • Notable experience, or some paid experience with qualifications demonstrating coding ability

Personal qualities:

  • Highly concise and methodological working habits, including reporting and documenting methods to ensure confidence in the final outcome of the projects
  • Attention to detail – to identify potential errors or omissions
  • Ability to work independently and efficiently in accordance with project briefs and set timescales
  • Ability to organise your workload
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both in your work and when liaising with the IT Project Manager
  • Enthusiastic and motivated to work as part of a small team, giving and receiving constructive feedback

What you will gain

  • Develop and improve programs used by numerous users across a variety of departments as well as the opportunity to work on projects for use by our customers
  • Invaluable experience for a future career in programming while being paid