We're hiring a Software Developer Student - 1 Year Placement

The Role

This role is suitable for a student studying a degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Games Development, 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 its 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 a day to our customers. Our technology is primarily developed using C# in combination with traditional relational and NoSQL databases.

The Must Haves

Great grades so far (on course for at least a 2.1)- Sound knowledge of OO programming practices in any OO language (Not necessarily C#)- Enthusiasm to code. You will probably have been coding for a while and have a range of home “projects” on the go.

What we Offer

Great opportunity to get a solid commercial grounding in software development- Opportunity to work in a business that values personal development (All developers get regular access to Dojo’s, Kata’s and personal development projects)- Great working environment- Proven record of delivering value to our students, ensuring they gain real experience to help them with their degree and future career (This will be the fifth year of our placement program)- Real potential to return to the business after graduation

More Reasons to Choose Codeweavers

Codeweavers is a growing organisation that has a fantastic client base including BMW/MINI, Peugeot/Citroen, Toyota/Lexus to name a few.

Since 2007 Codeweavers has been utilising Agile practices initially based around Scrum we have now evolved our own mix of processes more closely aligned to XP. By the time you complete your placement you will have a deep understanding of the principles and practices of Agile software development, skills that are in great demand.It is genuinely a fun place to work.

Don’t take our word for it, feel free to speak to one of our current or past placement students.


8.30am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday with 1 hour for lunch. Holiday entitlement is pro rata 21 days per calendar year.

The office location is

Codeweavers Limited, Barn 4, Dunston Business Village, Dunston, Stafford. ST18 9AB.

Applications now closed, for current job roles visit our careers page here


By: Codeweavers - 03/06/14

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