Internship—Australian National Character Check

Assist senior developers with design and implementation of Reference Check Platform

27 Feb 2023

This position is offered through the ANU Computing Internship courses (COMP3820 / COMP4820 / COMP8830).

Semester 2, 2023 applications open on Tuesday 23 May and close on Monday 29 May.


Australian National Character Check

Australian National Character Check® (ANCC®) is an I.T. company that creates software as a service (SaaS) for employment background checks. ANCC’s user friendly technology allows individuals and businesses to obtain employment background checks online. The ANCC® office is headquartered in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory.

Project—Assist senior developers with design and implementation of Reference Check Platform

Project Tasks include:

  • Development of UI design
  • Learning to assist in design of Database Architecture
  • Implementation of the MySQL querying language.
  • Development of TypeScript.
  • Development of backend PHP architecture.
  • Development of Data Passing JSON structure between web pages.
  • Frameworks used in the Project:
  • Angular
  • Front End: HTML5, CSS, Typescripts
  • Data Passing: REST APIs (JSON)
  • Back end: Python and PHP
  • Server Hosting: Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Query Language: MySQL deployed in RDS
  • Version Control: Git
  • Process Management: Agile methodology

Required technical skills

Experience with web development

Delivery Mode

In-Person Internship (only for business/organisations based in ACT, Australia)

Student location

Student must be located in Canberra only

Project’s Special Requirements/ Conditions

Police check and confidentiality agreements will be obtained prior to placement

Type of internship

Unpaid placement

How to apply

Applications are invited from eligible students to apply for the Computing Internship courses COMP3820 or COMP4820 or COMP8830. Eligibility details of COMP3820 / COMP4820 / COMP8830 and further information about the Computing Internship can be found on the Computing Internship page.

Eligible students can apply through the Computing Internship application form which will be available via the Computing Internship page between Tuesday 23 May 2023 to Monday 29 May 2023.

You can nominate multiple preferred Internship projects and host organisations through the one online application form.

Eligibility and Room Available in degree to undertake COMP3820/COMP4820/COMP8830 will be assessed at the time of application. If you do not meet the eligibility criteria or do not have room in your degree to fit COMP3820/COMP4820/COMP8830, your application will not be progressed.

Your application will require you to upload the following documents:

  • an updated copy of your Resume, and
  • an Expression of Interest (limit 350 words) for each organisation you wish to apply to (for organisations with multiple projects only submit one Expression of Interest but state clearly which project/s you wish to be considered for).

You are on Aboriginal land.

The Australian National University acknowledges, celebrates and pays our respects to the Ngunnawal and Ngambri people of the Canberra region and to all First Nations Australians on whose traditional lands we meet and work, and whose cultures are among the oldest continuing cultures in human history.

arrow-left bars search times arrow-up