Back-end Web Developers are responsible for server-side web application and integration of the work front-end web developers do. They will write web services and APIs used by front-end developers. Working closely with marketing and design functions they will use test sites to see which ideas best suit the brief.
Using reliable code, they will build the framework considering UI, cross-browser compatibility, general web functions and standards.
A Web Developer will need a good understanding of server-side CSS preprocessors, accessibility and security compliance as well as authentication between multiple systems and servers.
With the growing use of tablets and smartphones, it is essential for a Web Developer to understand the differences between mobile vs desktop platforms.
St Helens is an industrial town situated in Merseyside. The town, most notable for its coal mining and glassmaking in the 19th century is in-between northern powerhouses Liverpool and Manchester and is easily accessible by train, bus and by both the M62 and M58 motorways. It’s also home to the famous ‘Dream’ sculpture, erected in 2009, it can be seen from the formerly mentioned M62 motorway and is sure a symbol of North West culture.