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APP TO SUCCEED INC

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App to Succeed, Inc.
Learn Skills while Giving Back

Are you interested in joining a virtual agile team of experienced developers. With the help of a Scrum Master, Product Owners, UI designers and Tech Leaders you will always have an assignment to work on. You will be developing a unique, highly interactive educational online experience designed to provide 16-19-year-olds all the information they need to be financially successful. Choose from assignments using html, JavaScript, MySQL, GitHub, Heroku or MEAN stack. Use Slack, and teleconferencing for communication and meetings. Work the front end, back end or both. Teleconferencing one to two times a week to efficiently use agile methodology and Jira. Work in two-week Sprints. This is a project that has momentum and certain to be an enriching experience.

Organization
App to Succeed, Inc. is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that aims to end poverty and narrow the income gap in the United States by empowering at-risk Americans with everything they need to know to achieve financial independence and success.

Responsibilities
Choose from a wide variety of assignments. Front end, back end, database, testing, etc.
We work in two week sprints so it's very helpful to be available for some or all of the teleconference meetings on Tuesdays and every other Wednesday at 6:00 p.m. EST

Requirements

Strong preference for full stack developers.
Proficiency and experience in : html, JavaScript, MySQL, html, or Angular 6,and/or Mean Stack
Prefer experience with Slack, GitHub, and/or JIRA
Prefer experience using Agile methodology.

Professional software developers, graduate school students with professional experience as a software developer are encouraged to volunteer.

Minimum of 10 hours per week for 4 months (hours are flexible to suit your schedule)

Preference for 15-20 hours and / a longer-term commitment.

Compensation

As a nonprofit organization, we are not yet able to pay our volunteers and interns, but we do offer other forms of compensation.

1. For completing your volunteer commitment, your name will be acknowledged on the organization’s website and in the credits of the software program when published.

2. Those who exceed expectations and make a significant contribution to the project may choose between a personal letter of reference written and signed by the CEO or a LinkedIn endorsement

3. Volunteers who meet expectations and complete their assignments well enough to use in the program, will receive a service certificate upon request.

4. Flexibility:

  • Hours are flexible to accommodate your schedule.
  • Work is done remotely so you save the time and expense of commuting
  • Start dates and end dates are flexible. (For this assignment strong preference to stay until project is complete and ability to attend at least two meetings per month.)
  • The number of hours per week is flexible but minimum of 10 hours per week for this position
5. Volunteers will benefit from the personal finance information they learn by working on the project.


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WHEN

Tue Dec 18, 2018 - Thu Mar 07, 2019

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • SQL / MySQL
  • Mobile Programming
  • Software Development
  • Software Engineering
  • Website Programming

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 20
  • Prefer more hours and to completion of segment.
  • Prefer advanced full stack developers. in Agile, JIRA, GitHub, JavaScript, html, MySQL, Slack, Mean Stack, Heroku

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