Technology Research Services (TRS) currently has an opening for Volunteer Mobile App Developers (iOS). You will 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 combine 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 Roles & Responsibility
TRS is looking for volunteer iOS & Android developers to support and progress the development and maintenance of applications aimed at a range of iOS devices including mobile phones and tablet computers. The primary focus of the volunteer will be development of philanthropic/fundraising applications, and/or health related applications geared toward individuals with impairments and their integration with back-end services. Volunteer mobile app developers will be working alongside other volunteer developers working on different layers of the infrastructure. Therefore, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and the creation of quality products is essential.
The welcomed volunteer would be familiar with X-Code, Android Studio, GitHub, and Mobile App Development.
Intended Use of Mobile Application
 The volunteer software developer/developers will develop a mobile software to support applications of Traumatic Brain Injury, Dementia, PTSD or other possible cross-compatible domains with core relativity to assistive technology for the impaired.
 Other alternative development opportunities exist for individuals interested in developing fundraising applications geared toward aiding causes focused on Traumatic Brain Injury, Dementia, PTSD, or other possible cross-compatible domains with core relativity to assistive technology.
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.
- Mobile Programming
- Software Development
- Software Engineering
Good Match For
Kids Teens People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment
- Minimum of 1 to 5 hours/week