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Data & Analytics Core Team: We need Developers! Help Us Build a Software Application

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Metamorphasis Powerhouse Company

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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.

MPC needs skilled web developers with extensive technical expertise to join its team of innovative designers to create an application that provides insights, as well as reports from data analysis and visualization to shed light on the impact of community engagement projects. Proficiency in JavaScript, HTML, CSS, and other web services and program applications is essential to succeeding in this role.


Responsibilities

  • 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

Requirements

  • 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
  • Working knowledge of web applications, programming languages, and web services, such as APIs, CSS, CSS3, cross-browser compatibility, HTML, HTML5, JavaScript, JQuery, PHP, security principles, REST, SOAP, and web user interface design (UI)
  • 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

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience implementing and using modern web development workflows and operations using a variety of tools including GitHub,
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Get Started on your volunteer on boarding process:

Step 1. Connect with us here on Volunteer Match to join our volunteer portal.

Step 2. Complete Volunteer Intake Application Form:
https://forms.gle/Ebs84tBKmhXsuNBc8

Step 3. Complete Data & Analytics Interest Survey:
https://forms.gle/nw5vng88Pb23oWC96

All volunteers are responsible for their own background checks. Are you an E-verified user here on volunteer match? Email us your most recent background check (must have been completed within 30 days of application) to volunteer@metincpowerco.org

Not an E-verified user? Use Step 4:

Step 4. Use our organizational link for your Advanced Criminal Background Check:
https://app. verifiedvolunteers.com/ promoorder/1ca14bee-ae92-4763- 8b56-5a1fe9c974e0

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.

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About Metamorphasis Powerhouse Company

Location:

PO BOX 16695, Atlanta, GA 30321, US

Mission Statement

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.

Description

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

Board Development
Computers & Technology
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • System Engineering
  • Google Apps
  • Internet Research
  • IT Consulting
  • Security / Network Administration
  • SQL / MySQL

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • 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

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