Backend Software Developer Placement
How long is the placement? 12 months
Placement opportunities for 2018 are now open. Selection process will begin at the end of January.
As a Backend Software Developer, you will be developing, maintaining and supporting the company’s market leading motor finance services and products. You will be joining a team that employs a wide range of agile techniques including pair and mob programming, TDD, code refactoring and continuous integration.
This role is suitable for a student studying a degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Games Programming, or similar.
You will be working in the development team delivering new features and functionality.
Extensive use of pair programming combined with regular (daily) deployments means that it's likely that code you write will be deployed LIVE in the first week of your placement. This is a real job with real opportunities to learn hands on.
You will be responsible for developing a range of highly available SaaS applications. Clean and elegant code is essential to ensure continued delivery of millions of calculations a day to our customers.
Software Skills and Experience
It's not so much about having a certain level of specific skills, we are after individuals who are flexible and willing to learn and have a range of soft skills. You will work directly with our existing development team to craft beautiful solutions. If you haven't experience in some of the points below, don't worry you can learn from our experienced team of Back end Developers and through the Codeweavers Academy.
Backend Technologies @ Codeweavers:
- C# (Visual Studio, Resharper)
- Web (ASP.NET, MVC)
- Object Relational Mapping
- Testing (NUnit, MOQ, Selenium)
- Service Oriented Architecture (WCF, REST)
- SQL Server, Postgres and Cassandra (NoSQL)
We believe that the time you will spend at Codeweavers will be the best decision you ever made! It’s a great opportunity to learn fast and kick-start your career in the right direction before finishing your education.