A Free Bird is a 501(C)(3)non-profit organization based in New York City. Our focus is to provide children, ages 4-18 who are patients or survivors of juvenile cancer, the opportunity to explore their artistic passions and give them the strength to fight their disease. We believe that artistic expression is critical for healing! A Free Bird supports children affected by cancer in their exploration of art, music, acting, poetry, writing, singing and any other artistic passion they may have.
Must have understanding of the following:
- Execute full lifecycle software development
- Write well designed, testable, efficient code
- Produce specifications and determine operational feasibility
- Integrate software components into a fully functional software system
- Develop software verification plans and quality assurance procedures
- Document and maintain software functionality
- Tailor and deploy software tools, processes and metrics
- Serve as a subject matter expert
- Comply with project plans and industry standards
- Proven work experience in as a computer software engineer or software developer
- Hands on experience in designing interactive applications
- Ability to develop software in C, C++, C#, Java or other selected languages
- Experience with test-driven development
- Mastery in software engineering tools
- Ability to document requirements and specifications
- Familiarity with software development methodology and release processes
- Working towards a degree in Computer Science or Engineering
- Software Engineering
- Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
- Website Programming
- Website Project Management
- Web Design
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- 1-2 Months
- 10-15 hours per week.
- Volunteer Magazine Writer!
- Graphic Designer-Magazine
- Children Programs Coordinator
- Volunteer Director of Development
- Programs Assistant
- Volunteer Lawyer!
- VP of Marketing
- Programs Assistant
- Administration Volunteer
- Fundraising Intern
- Graphic Designer Volunteer!
- Fundraising Assistant
- Marketing Volunteer
- Volunteer Producer!
- Magazine Editor
- Volunteer Patent Lawyer
- Marketing Coordinator Volunteer
- PR Social Media Coordinator
- Fundraising Specialist
- Fundraising Coordinator Assistant