Web Agency, Social Media and Marketing

Web developer (PHP) internship

We are a web agency in Basel that mainly focuses on developing our own web projects or portals related to the travel and tourism industry. Our latest travel portal relaunch was for Go Trotting (www.gotrotting.com), a complete travel portal for Switzerland. For the development of our web projects we use exclusively open-source software and technologies, always oriented towards innovation.

We are looking for a motivated and independent student to work as a web development intern, on one of our current web projects. The ideal candidate for this internship is a student in computer science looking for a degree (BSc, MSc) final project.

Your main tasks

  • Design and develop an innovative web application and database related to the travel industry
  • Test, debug and launch the web application, as well as fix eventual bugs after the project launch

Your profile

  • Student in computer science, computer engineering or related field
  • Experience in PHP programming language and good knowledge of the principles of object-oriented programming
  • Experience with databases such as PostgreSQL and/or MySQL
  • Understanding of database design and knowledge of SQL language
  • Experience in implementing graphical front-end solutions (HTML, CSS, jQuery) desirable
  • Ideally you have already worked with the Symfony framework and the Doctrine ORM
  • You know how to take direction but are also self-motivated and self-directed when necessary
  • Good communications skills, especially in English

Start time: immediately
Duration: 3 to 6 months (with the possibility to be extended)
Schedule: 21 hours per week (50%) or more
Location: Basel

If you are a motivated student that fits this profile and you want to learn and gain experience while working in an exciting and ambitious project, please send your motivation letter and CV to jobs (at) towards.ch.