summer placement

Somerset IT & Telecommunications
Squiz is a young, exciting and growing company based in Shoreditch, London, with additional offices in Australia, New Zealand and Poland and plans to expand into America and Asia. We build websites and applications using our open source Web Experience Management Suite, the Squiz Suite (which incorporates a CMS, Search, Analytics and and integration platform). Our clients include many household names and range from large global organisations to medium sized UK businesses.

At Squiz our clients run some of the most popular and widely used internet and digital services. Increasingly our clients are turning to Squiz to help them address the complex business opportunities and solve the technical challenges created. Combined with the complexities of increasingly rich media and social interaction the solutions we are helping to define can only be designed and delivered by a pool of talented and imaginative technologists.

Recently mapped by Wired as part of London's Silicon Roundabout, "the ever-growing community of fun startups in London's Old Street area", this is a great opportunity to join the Shoreditch digital community.

If you are an agile (in both senses of the word) hands-on internet technologist then we want you to join our growing community of like minded individuals. Passionate about technology and be excited about delivering leading edge solutions for our clients.

Typical roles will involve working within a team to perform some or all of the following:

Delivery of industry-leading web solutions that support millions of users, define new ways of consuming content and provide innovative or surprising customer experiences
Contribute to different phases of the development lifecycle, from strategy and planning to design, build, test, deploy using a variety of methodologies from Waterfall to Agile.
Design and implementation of eCommerce, social media, corporate collaboration and consumer portal architectures across an exciting range of cutting-edge devices and platforms
Planning, designing and building the multi-platform web applications and Content Management products with other standard software products
Business development and requirements analysis
Working with clients across a wide range of different industries to deliver internet services, including many of the world's biggest brand-names.


Useful skills include:

Programming: Expert skills in JQuery,YUI, HTML 5, CSS 3
Knowledge in PHP, XML and XSL-T
Previous experience with enterprise class content management systems
E-Commerce integrations
Social media integrations such as FBML implementation and App development
Search and Search Engine Optimisation
Information architecture for devices such as iPhone, iPad, Android, Android Tablet, WebOS, Blackberry, Symbian, and PS3
Professional Requirements:
Proven ability to apply analytical and creative thought
Proven ability to deliver high profile activities to tight timescales
Proven success in contributing to a team-oriented environment
Excellent leadership, communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
Willingness to travel

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