Software and Technology Experteer

Support Poverty Alleviation in Cebu City, Central Visayas, Philippines


Skills: 
Software Development, Technology
Can Start: 
as soon as possible
Can Stay: 
6 months to 12 months
Must Speak: 
English
Helpful if Speaks: 
Tagalog
Benefits: 
Accommodations, Learning Opportunity

This is a good opportunity to strengthen your cloud platform skills while working with a fast growing organization in the Philippines

Opportunity Details


PROJECT DESCRIPTION AND IMPACT

The Experteer will teach and train our local team of young Filipino software developers on the latest cloud technologies: Python, Django, Java, PostgreSQL, CouchDB, Nginx, Apache Tomcat, Freeswitch, and ActiveMQ. 

DELIVERABLES

Experteer will also help our team improve our innovative cloud platform.  Specifically:

  • Implement new features
  • Improve existing features
  • Help oversee code / manage outsourced developers
  • Give input on architecture
  • Help design for scale
  • Implement a distributed web services model using cloud providers

As part of our work to also give back to the local community, Experteer will also be involved in the local technology startup community by sharing your skills and experience with local entrepreneurs. You must have programming proficiency in object oriented design in C, C++, C#, Go, Java or Python, and experience in working with cloud stacks.

NEEDED SKILLS:

  • Software Development
  • Technology

ADDITIONAL USEFUL SKILLS:

  • Django
  • Cloud

NEEDED LANGUAGES:

  • English

ADDITIONAL USEFUL LANGUAGES:

  • Tagalog

We Provide These Local Benefits


ACCOMMODATION

Accommodation will be in a modern condo or townhouse.

LEARNING OPPORTUNITY

  • Invaluable work & life experience in an entrepreneurial organization working on innovative business models to tackle global poverty alleviation
  • Learn about social entrepreneurship and social enterprises in developing countries
  • Learn about the technology and startup ecosystems in Southeast Asia
  • International work experience
  •  Teaching experience
  • A chance to make a significant impact through transfer of knowledge and skills to our talented local team

ADDITIONAL BENEFITS

We can discuss this in person.

Questions & Answers About this Opportunity


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Organization


Industry: Information Technology (IT), Non-Profit

Mission: Poverty Alleviation

Size: Medium sized organization: 25 - 100 persons

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