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ORGANIZATION: CAIM

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We're a new nonprofit that's launching a tech platform that empowers animal rescue advocates to move animals from overcrowded, high kill places to areas where they're more likely to be adopted. We've recently received 501c3 status and are now building out the platform with the aim of a beta launch by Nov. 29th. This is a great opportunity to get early startup experience while helping to save the lives of animals across the country. We’re open to volunteers based anywhere, however we would expect that you can join scheduled calls based on US - Mountain time zone (MST/MDT).

Responsibilities
- Develop a deep understanding of Caim, what we're trying to accomplish and the needs of all users on our multi-sided platform in order to identify improvement areas
- Work with Strategic Technology Advisor and engineering team in getting MVP of the platform live by Nov. 29 (Giving Tuesday)
- Work across all phases of the software development lifecycle (planning, design, implementation, deployment, operations, and support)
- Maintain system functionality through rigorous testing, identifying ways to improve efficiency and productivity, and providing maintenance and support activities for all existing solutions

Skills / Experience
- You're tech savvy, self-motivated and impact driven
- 2+ years of relevant experience
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Familiar / comfortable working with: Python and Django framework, HTML, CSS for design (Django templates, bootstrap 5), Javascript (jQuery), Docker, deployment via Google Cloud Run or AWS app runner, Posgres database (supabase), Github

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About CAIM

Location:

2255 Pale Moon Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80919, US

Mission Statement

Caim's mission is to help the US become a no-kill nation.

Description

We build technology solutions that connect and empower animal rescue advocates so, together, we can have a greater impact. Our platform (launching 2022) will enable shelters, rescues, fosters, transport coordinators, drivers, pilots and other volunteers across the US to easily collaborate in order to move animals from overpopulated shelters to places where they’re more likely to be adopted.

CAUSE AREAS

Animals
Computers & Technology
Animals, Computers & Technology

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

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

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • We're focused on the tasks being accomplished rather than a minimum time commitment. If you can get the work done in 10 hours / week, great. If the tasks take you longer than we'd expect you to commit to finishing the tasks.

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