Are you a software engineer, have a knack for code, or does GitHub make you giggle? If so, we need you to volunteer with us as a Developer!
As part of our Quality Improvement Strategy, Metamorphasis Powerhouse Company is seeking volunteers to assist our IT and Data & Analytics Teams with building a user-friendly database application.
Understand client requirements and how they translate in application features
Collaborate with a team of IT professionals to set specifications for new applications
Design creative prototypes according to specifications
Write high quality source code to program complete applications within deadlines
Perform unit and integration testing before launch
Conduct functional and non-functional testing
Troubleshoot and debug applications
Evaluate existing applications to reprogram, update and add new features
Develop technical documents and handbooks to accurately represent application design and code
Proven experience as application developer
Experience in designing and building applications
Ability to program in at least one programming language such as python, C#, Java (J2EE) etc.
In-depth knowledge of programming for diverse operating systems and platforms using development tools
Excellent understanding of software design and programming principles.
A team player with excellent communication skills
Analytical thinking and problem-solving capability
Great attention to detail and time-management skills
BSc/BA in computer science or relevant field; MSc/MA will be appreciated
Certified application developer is a plus
Daily and Monthly Responsibilities
Meet regularly with business stakeholders and management to understand and refine business and functional requirements and determine project scopes and specifications
Develop and maintain strategic operational systems, tools, and processes, including participation in tactical and strategic development projects
Ensure software stability via regression, support quality assurance, and perform unit and user-acceptance testing to identify bugs and ensure production operations run successfully
Work quickly and carefully to complete small edits requested by customers, develop plans for completing larger projects, collaborate with colleagues, and suggest new solutions to improve existing websites
Perform UI designs and coding, creating reusable objects and templates, wireframes for web pages and email templates; manage maintenance, updates, expansions, and scaling of each design
Perform regular file backups to local directories for recovery
Skills and Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in web design, multimedia design, or related field
Experience planning and developing websites across multiple products and organizations
Proficiency with content management systems, including WordPress and Drupal
Dedication to innovative, sophisticated designs and collaborative problem solving
Working experience in Windows and Linux environments
Experience implementing and using modern web development workflows and operations using a variety of tools including GitHub,
---------------------------- Get Started on your volunteer on boarding process:
Step 1. Connect with us here on Volunteer Match to join our volunteer portal.
Step 3. Complete Data & Analytics Interest Survey: https://forms.gle/nw5vng88Pb23oWC96
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Virtual Volunteer Training Orientations are available every 2nd Saturday of the month via Zoom. Once we receive your background check, you will automatically receive an invite for orientation.
Metamorphasis Powerhouse Company is an award winning federally recognized 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with the mission of empowering people to evolve, strive and thrive. We evolve what is possible for future generations by equipping youth with pathways for success through academic and financial literacy, STEM, and career readiness/youth entrepreneurship. We help students thrive in our support of healthy family foundations by providing parent university workshops. We ensure communities thrive by turning everyday places into public learning classrooms to dismantle education inequities, especially in areas historically underserved residents live, work and play. Metamorphasis Powerhouse Company provides weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual educational programs for youth and adults through apps, workshops, and camps. We provide educational enrichment services to schools, faith-based institutions and municipalities as a state and federal service provider.
Our programs equip people to become empowered to say YES to their dreams and goals, and NO to destructive lifestyle choices. Just Say YES to Youth Initiative equips youth to succeed by educating them through project-based learning, dynamic mentors, and out-of-the-box classroom curriculum, reinforcing positive choices and how to design a growth mindset. Primary services are in the areas of Early Ed, K-12 Ed, & Adult Ed related to: Academic/ financial literacy, career readiness & entrepreneurship, STE(A)M services to advance educational enrichment for youth and adults, and birth-3yo language nutrition. Our volunteers are on-site at schools, running our community-based learning labs in partnered public spaces or working virtually using tech to advance our mission to turn everyday places into public learning classrooms to help people evolve into their best selves. Get started by: 1. Connecting to our volunteer portal here on Volunteer Match. 2. Completing your volunteer application form: https://forms.gle/Ebs84tBKmhXsuNBc8 3. Completing your background check: https://app.verifiedvolunteers.com/promoorder/1ca14bee-ae92-4763-%208b56-5a1fe9c974e0
Computers & Technology
Education & Literacy
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
January 14, 2021
Security / Network Administration
SQL / MySQL
Must be at least 21
Orientation or Training
Minimum of 20 hours per week in development Phase I
Available to meet via Zoom for Team Conference Calls; Ability to speak layman terms to Board of Directors