Student work

Every semester, several featured projects from our students will be featured in this page on the website.

Front End Developer

As a Front End Developer, your main responsibility is for the production, modification and maintenance of websites. This involves working closely with designers to turn their static Photoshop designs into working browser based web pages. You might also be required to work with backend developers to implement their server-side code in order to develop interactive gaming websites.

As a Front End Developer you’ll also be responsible for:

  • Providing estimates for your work
  • Contributing to technical documentation
  • Contributing to the company’s development standards
  • Testing websites before going to production ie. Cross browser testing, functional testing
  • Fixing bugs

Skills and experience necessary for this role:

  • Excellent HTML, XHTML, HTML5, CSS programming skills
  • Coding valid semantic mark-up
  • Knowledge of cross-browser limitations and workarounds
  • Experience working with Javascript and jQuery framework
  • Experience integrating a CMS to produce dynamic pages. Knowledge of WordPress and Drupal are considered a plus
  • Experience working with version control systems, preferably Git
  • Experience with AJAX techniques
  • Comfortable with developing landing pages and mailers

We offer:

The above position offers the opportunity to work within a dynamic fast paced online industry along with a welcoming working environment and with further personal development and growth within the company. Furthermore our young, creative team bring together the company’s strong ambitious drive and success towards the industry.

Interested?

If you are interested this position and your qualifications meet our requirements, we would be happy to consider your application accompanied by your full CV. You can send these to: jobs@eel.com.mt

Please include the job vacancy title in the subject line of your mail.

Trackerbird

The product: In short Trackerbird (www.trackerbird.com) is like Google Analytics for software applications, anonymously tracking installations and runtime intelligence for software apps. We developed a Windows and MacOS SDK which software vendors can integrate with their software application using any of our C++/.NET/Python/Obj-C APIs. This enables the software to collect runtime intelligence which is then uploaded to our cloud servers for processing. Data is processed by our Analytics engine providing real-time interactive reports & visualizations.
Area of Interest: Big Data, Analytics, High-performance computing, Networking, Client-server frameworks
Technologies used: Python for our core engine running on Linux clusters, ASP.NET frontend, MongoDB for bigdata storage, MySQL, REST APIs, .NET, PHP
The Company: 3-year old Maltese Startup, international market, currently tracking 5+ million active users per month, small team
What we are looking for: As we grow we plan to expand our technical team by Q2 2014. This includes 1 Python dev + 1 ASP.NET web dev
(Post A) – Experienced Python developer with fluency in Linux & networking technologies. Ideally has experience in developing client-server frameworks, exposure to MongoDB or other non-relational DBs and technologies used in BigData environments. Basic understanding of high-performance computing including replication, sharding, multi-threading. Knowledge of C/C++ is an asset.
(Post B) – Frontend developer fluent with ASP.NET/JS/JQUERY/CSS. Knowlege of PHP/HTML5 and other web technologies is an asset.
Ideal candidates:
– Fast learner with can do attitude
– Must be open to learning and experimenting with new languages & technologies at own will
– Reliable person with ability to work unsupervised, multiplex between tasks and manage own time, involving tight deadlines.

Full-time/Part-time or freelance contracts considered. Flexible working hours.

So the position could start off part time and then eventually lead to a full time position when the student graduates. We are flexible at the moment and understand a students position that they would have to complete their studies. 
If you have any more questions or if I left anything out please do not hesitate to contact me.

Donation to Puttinu Cares Foundation

Dear all,

Back in September we organized a farewell party for an ex lecturer where we decided to donate the money collected for the party to Puttinu Cares Foundation after one of our ex-students, Clayton, passed to eternal life.

Please find the receipt of the money collected of €215 below.

Thank you all,

Neil Aquilina

puttinucares