ML3 Technical Services Limited specialises in helping to ease the burden of food safety and audit requirements within the farming and food business supply chain, particularly for small businesses in the North of England/Scotland. ML3 Technical Services Limited helps businesses implement and maintain accreditation to a number of different standards, increasing customer satisfaction, reducing wastage and increasing profits.
The company's current issue is in keeping an accurate record of a food business’ assets. Assets are the staff, the raw materials, products, suppliers, and services etc. A web based system has been built handle the management and tracking of these assets but further work is required to meet the demands of the company's current clients. By adding new features the company hopes to grow its client base and increase the utility that is offered by the system.
The project will be based in Lancaster and involve software development tasks. There are a number of modules due to be added to the system, some of which will be built under this project. The project will be supervised by Tripod Software who have an ongoing relationship with ML3 Technical Services.
This is three-month summer internship part-funded by banking group Santander.
Technologies used on the project include CakePHP, jQuery, DOMPDF, MySQL, git.
Candidates with proficiency in any or all of the above would be a good match.
Candidates would ideally be enrolled on or have completed a Computer Science degree.
The project will run alongside development by Tripod Software of other aspects of the system so previous experience working in a team environment would be ideal.
ML3 Technical Services Limited
InfoLab , Lancaster University , Lancaster
£6.31 (plus holiday pay)
Sun 29th June 2014
To be confirmed