Cause Areas

When

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

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

Some where in the world the worst case already exists!

About

Job Title:

Web Developer

Job Category:

Internet Web Support

Department/Group:

Conservation

Job Code/ Req#:

None

Location:

Virtual

Travel Required:

Possible

Career Path:

Development to Director of IT

Position Type:

Volunteer to salaried

HR Contact:

None

Date posted:

11/17/16

Applications Accepted By:

Fax or E-mail:

512.986.1902 or vic.ferguson@wfcrc.org

Subject Line: Volunteer Web Development

Attention: Vic Ferguson Executive Director

Mail:

Vic Ferguson

The World Federation for Coral Reef Conservation

P.O. Box 311117

Houston, Texas 77231

The World Federation for Coral Reef Conservation (WFCRC) is a 501 (c) (3) international group of volunteer earth scientist, marine biologists, knowledge workers and concerned citizens full engaged in coral reef and coastal conservation efforts for unreserved developing island nations around the world.

Job Description

Job Purpose:

Enhance and develop web site by providing executive management support.

We are looking for a Front-End Web Developer who is motivated to combine the art of design with the art of programming. Responsibilities will include wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of the application. You will bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works.
Responsibilities

  • Develop new user-facing features
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of user interface and designs
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders
  • Develop custom information feeds

Skills And Qualifications

  • Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3, Word Press
  • Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
  • Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery
  • Good understanding of advanced JavaScript libraries and frameworks.
  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAXBasic knowledge of image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image. Familiarity with tools such as as Gimp or Photoshop is a plus..
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.
  • Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them.

Reviewed By:

Date:

Approved By:

Vic Ferguson

11/17/16

Skills

  • Mobile Programming
  • Python
  • Online Flash/Video Production
  • Graphic Design
  • Website Project Management
  • Web Design

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 25
  • The time commitment is immediately to monitoring
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