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Project coordinator: Apps for Good

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Project coordinator: Apps for Good

What do we do?

At Teamup, we craft impactful software solutions that tackle real-world problems. Our initiative, "Apps For Good," is dedicated to creating applications that drive positive change, focusing on areas such as environmental sustainability, supporting at-risk communities, and enhancing communication channels. Our platform offers college students the unique opportunity to develop functional prototypes and working pilots, under the guidance of industry professionals.


Why do we do this?

Our mission is to instill a sense of civic responsibility in the next generation of tech leaders while delivering meaningful contributions to society. By involving students in these projects, we not only address pressing social issues but also enrich their learning experience, providing them with practical skills and mentorship opportunities. Explore our active projects and their societal impact here: https://teamup.org/apps/


Job description

We are seeking a Project Coordinator to join our innovative Apps for Good program. In this role, you will have the unique opportunity to guide and support college students as they develop real-world technology projects aimed at addressing pressing social issues and community needs.


Responsibilities

  • Coordinate and oversee multiple student-led projects, ensuring they align with the program's mission and goals
  • Facilitate effective communication between student teams, mentors, and community partners
  • Provide guidance and support to student teams throughout the project lifecycle, from ideation to implementation
  • Monitor project progress, identify potential challenges, and work with teams to develop solutions
  • Organize and conduct regular project review meetings and milestone check-ins
  • Assist in the development and delivery of workshops and training sessions related to software engineering, project management, and social impact
  • Foster a collaborative and inclusive environment that encourages creativity, innovation, and personal growth
  • Evaluate project outcomes and impact and contribute to the continuous improvement of the Apps for Good program

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • 2+ years of experience in project management, preferably in a technology or software development setting
  • Strong understanding of software development processes and methodologies
  • Experience with agile project management tools and techniques is a plus

Requirements

  • 4 to 8 hours per week.
  • Virtual position.
  • The applicant must reside in the United States or Canada.

What do we do?

At Teamup, we craft impactful software solutions that tackle real-world problems. Our initiative, "Apps For Good," is dedicated to creating applications that drive positive change, focusing on areas such as environmental…

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Austin, TX

Austin, TX, USA

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