Volunteer GitHub Integrator (GitHub Manager)


Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

About

Technology Research Services (TRS) currently has an opening for Volunteer GitHub Integrator. You fill find the details about our organization and the positions we wish to fill below.

Technology Research Services (TRS) is a nonprofit corporation recognized as a 501C3 charitable organization. TRS focuses on innovative technology based on new and existing research. The company’s core business model focuses on identifying causes impacting our lives, establishing or investigating the needed research, and commercializing the technology needed to make an immediate impact on society. This approach is based on a research-to-rapid prototyping methodology where emphasis is based on short-term innovative solutions through the implementation of technology.

TRS was founded in 2008 and reorganized in 2012, as an education based innovator. Our staff and support team combines industry and academia to identify the latest technology through student-lead research while collaborating with industry leaders to produce solutions impacting to the end-users.

Volunteer Responsibility
The volunteer GitHub Integrator will be a part of a development team focused on developing an open-source platform for the implementation of assistive technology. The volunteer GitHub Integrator will focus on software solutions for data (source code) migration on mobile devices and desktops. The GitHub Integrator will manage the repository integrity and baselines to assure that the software commits are uniform and baselined for user friendliness among software developers and collaborators. The GitHub Integrator will work with a development team that collaboratively develops mobile solutions to aid individuals challenged with Traumatic Brain Injury, Dementia/Alzheimer’s, PTSD or other possible cross-compatible domains with core relativity to assistive technology for the impaired.

Required Skills
Candidates sought should have experience in some OR all of the following: GitHub mobile applications, GitHub desktop applications, GIT (subversioning), GitHub Key Management, and OpenSource development. Generally individuals with the requested experience and background are software developers. However, this opportunity does not expect or require the candidate to develop software (only manage GitHub).

**A thorough understanding and experience with GitHub will be required**

Participation Expectations
Additionally, the welcomed candidate should have a winning attitude, willing to work with cross-functional teams, willing to share findings, meet deadlines/milestones, and have interest in philanthropy. Participants in this volunteer program will be required to actively volunteer each week. The amount of hours you volunteer are based on your initial pledge.

Feel free to email any suggestions for candidates and/or sources to volunteer at technology-research-services dot org. Also, please feel free to share this job specification within your network.

Skills

  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Mobile Programming
  • Software Development
  • Website Project Management
  • Software Engineering

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Minimum of 1 to 5 hours/week
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