Frontend Developer Student Placement

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.

If you are looking for a Frontend/Web Developer Student Placement, then Codeweavers is the place to work. We are looking for talented student Frontend/Web Developers to join our ever growing team of devs.

You will have the opportunity to contribute ideas and opinions and be working within a team of testers, UX Designer, Project Managers and a large team of front/back end developers. We work in an agile environment, have a no blame culture and everyone helps one another out. You will gain a great deal of experience and knowledge in a short space of time and have a lot of fun doing so by being part of a team who strive for innovation and develop the tastiest code going. 90% of students who undertake a placement at Codeweavers then come back to us after they have finished their degree to become a fully pledged Codeweavers Developer.

What are we looking for?

We're after an enthusiastic, self motivated individual who is willing to learning and adapt to how Codeweavers work. Ideally you will be completing a Computer Science or Multimedia based degree and enjoy building your own projects. It would be great if you could put forward to us what you would like to achieve in your career and can talk about your work and aspirations. As a Frontend Developer, you'll be responsible for bringing Codeweavers ideas, designs and UX to life across a range of devices creating the best experience using the technologies seen below.

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 to craft beautiful solutions for POS Systems and Web Apps. If you haven't experience in some of the points below, don't worry you can learn from our experienced team of Frontend Developers.

Technologies Codeweavers Frontend Developers use on a daily basis

We use JavaScript frameworks such as underscore.js, backbone.js and angular.js and Grunt to automate processes. PHP, CSS and HTML. SOA and web application architecture

Practices Codeweavers Frontend Developers use on a daily basis

  • Automating builds and deployments (Ant, NAnt, Phing)
  • Version Control
  • Test Driven Development
  • Agile development methodologies.
  • Pair programming

There is other technologies and practices that Codeweavers Frontend Developers use but these are not on a daily basis.

How long is the placement?

12 months

When can you apply?

From March - June 2015.

How to apply?

Please email a copy of your CV to and include links to some of your work.


By: Codeweavers - 26/03/15

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