Apprentice Backend Developer

Recruiter
GRASSMATS LIMITED
Location
Congleton
Salary
£16,000.00 annual salary
Posted
12 Jun 2017
Closes
09 Jul 2017
Ref
VAC001249760
Specialism
IT
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship
Start Date
July
Duration
Permanent
Perfect role for a Apprentice Backend Developer in PHP, wanting to take a lead role, managing company's websites. You will be working with the team to provide functionality to existing open source installations of content management systems and lead the upgrade of an existing e-commerce system.

We are looking for a driven and motivated individual, who is seeking to build and progress their career, in Web Development!

The ideal candidate for this role would have some previous experience in backend web development using PHP with an understanding of WordPress.

The employer is seeking to develop the skills of the developer by providing training and development activates to achieve an industry recognised Level 4 standard qualification in Software Development, over 15 months.

The company currently has a few websites on WordPress installations that need updating and maintaining. The employer has a view to developing their current shopping site into a fully running e-commerce platform, using open source technology.

Requirements and prospects Desired skills

Required knowledge and experience of;

  • PHP
  • HTML 5 and CSS
  • MySQL

Desirable knowledge and experience;

  • cPanel
  • Apache
  • Cron
Personal qualities
  • Logical thinker
  • Experince and interest in coding and web development
Qualifications required

A-level Maths and Computing (or equivalent) would be a bonus. The successful candidate will have 12-18 months experience in Web Development.

Future prospects To remain with the company and become lead developer for the companies websites.