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This role is open to both SGUnited Traineeships and SGUnited Mid Career Pathways Programme.

Traineeship Description

The PHP Developer (Trainee) reports to the Director. The Traineeship will be project-based and presents a fast paced environment which emphasizes quality deliverables and continuous improvement to encourage one to sharpen their expertise.

Specific Responsibilities

  • Assist in the developing of our existing solutions and recommend improvements to our existing solutions
  • Assist in delivering quality user experience and user interface
  • Assist with the Analysis, Design, Development, Testing, and Documentation of new software solutions
  • Assist in developing proof of concepts and technical designs
  • Assist in data modelling
  • Assist in the installation and configuration of plug-ins
  • Assist in technical documentation
  • Learn to develop, customise, and integrate of Moodle, Totara, and other PHP-based web applications
  • Learn to manage software development, enhancement, debugging, testing, and maintenance of the backend application
  • Learn to make design, code, testing, and system quality improvement to backend application programming interface (API)


  • Programme management and ensuring project plan requirements are met
  • Develop proof of concepts and technical designs
  • Participate in Analysis, Design, Development, Testing, and Documentation of new software development
  • Integrate applications and software for Moodle, Totara, and other PHP-based web applications to upkeep to system quality improvement for backend application programming interface (API)Ensuring that applications and software created or modified are up to quality standards
  • Provide system integration service based on methodologies for troubleshooting in an integration process
  • Software configuration to detect and respond to hardware failure through tests and checks

Education Qualifications Required for the Traineeship Role: Diploma/ Degree

Duration of Traineeship Offered: 9 months

Eligibility Criteria for SGUnitedTraineeships:

  • Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident; and
    • Graduated or graduating in calendar year 2019 or 2020 from universities, or other educational institutions (e.g. private universities and overseas institutions);
    • Graduated earlier from above institutions and completed National Service in 2019 or 2020.

Eligibility criteria for SGUnited Mid Career Pathways Programme:

This programme is open to all Singaporeans and Permanent Residents.