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Web Developer Volunteer

Posted by
A Free Bird
|
Brooklyn, NY
New
|
Published 3 months ago

A Free Bird is a 501(C)(3) non-profit organization based in New York City. Our organization provides children diagnosed with cancer the opportunity to explore their artistic passions. Artistic expression has been proven to play an instrumental role in the healing process. We support children affected by cancer in their exploration of a range of self expression through art, music, acting, poetry, writing, singing and other creative mediums.


Responsibilities

  • Produce clean, testable, and well designed code in a timely manner
  • Work with a distributed development team to integrate data from a variety of databases and back-end services
  • Perform coding, debugging, testing and troubleshooting throughout the application development process
  • Create and maintain Github repositories, as well as appropriate documentation
  • Develop software verification plans, specifications, and quality assurance procedures


Qualifications

  • 1-2+ years of experience in related field and/or relevant education
  • Fluency in HTML, CSS, and Javascript, and / or Python; Django preferred
  • Knowledge of RDBMS, OOP and interactive web application development
  • A basic understanding of concepts such as version control (Git), MVP, MVC, TDD, and agile methodology
  • Familiarity with software development methodology and release processes
  • Specialist in front end or backend (although full stack is welcome)
  • Experience working with distributed engineering teams
  • Experience documenting requirements and specifications


Additional Information

This position requires a three month commitment and at least 5 - 10 hours per week.*

*Mandatory commitment is based on position level. 

Due to COVID-19, we are 100% remote. 

Proper at home working capabilities include laptop, phone, and connection to reliable internet connectivity. Must be available to have a phone / video conversation at least twice per week.

A Free Bird is a 501(C)(3) non-profit organization based in New York City. Our organization provides children diagnosed with cancer the opportunity to explore their artistic passions. Artistic expression has been proven to play an…

Details at a Glance

  • Schedule
    Weekdays
  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per week
  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in the world
Associated Location
542 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11201, United States

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