Programmer for PHP web application and Mobile Web/Native Mobile App
This is a Venture Capital funded start up that is actively looking to hire on the best programmers on oDesk.
We have a web application (more information about the web app is below) that is nearing the end of development, and we will need to make a mobile version of this web app, in an app form for both android and for iOS.
You will work directly with our lead developer, and take over a portion of the development responsibilities.
Please read the information below very carefully before you apply.
Thank you --
o Knowledge and skill requirements:
• We're looking for someone who is passionate about creating strong 1) web applications and 2) mobile applications, with a focus on carrying through our plans for intuitive feature design, usability, and conscientious attention to detail.
• Excellent knowledge of web-based content management systems
• Work is focused on modifying the social network framework called Anahita ([url removed, login to view]) – modifying apps and creating new ones.
• Prior experience with Nooku will be a big benefit. Or anybody who has developed extensions for Joomla! CMS, Magento or have developed using CakePHP, Symfony, or Zend framework.
• Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite applications
• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and pick up new technologies quickly
• Understanding of cross-browser compatibilities
• Self-motivated, analytical, and very detail-oriented
- Excellent english skills.
o 12 Month Contract:
• Upon candidates successful admission to the Evolve Programming Team, the contract will begin with a probation period. The first project will be the way to prove yourself—its completion will end your probation period and entitle you to a permanent position with Evolve. The project will typically be 4-8 weeks in length and involve the completion of a self-contained programming task.
• Programmer must work full-time, and may not work for other companies or on other projects.
• Performance bonus: A programmer on contract will have exhaustive opportunity to achieve bonus pay and performance payouts, by delivering quality code and meeting time deadlines.
o Promotions and Long-term Development:
• Evolve is actively looking to build a large team of contributing programmers, and application development managers.
• Opportunity exists for top programmers to graduate into executive management roles at Volition; taking on a leadership roles in guiding future platform and application development.
ABOUT THE PROJECT
Volition's priority project, called Evolve, is an application that helps people unlock their potential and lead a happier life through positive reinforcement, goal triangulation, wisdom crowd sourcing and game theory dynamics.
Life is a journey-- one that in your dreams takes you to beautiful places. Evolve connects you with other fellow travelers, people who are with you, and people who have gone before you. With Evolve, you're not alone in the pursuit. The pursuit of happiness, success, celebrity, peace... whatever your ambition may be, Evolve gives you the pearls of wisdom and tools that you would only expect from a sage, old friend. You will need them as you set out on the higher path, the road less traveled; because one thing you can be sure-- to go where your dreams guide you, you are going to need to a little help from some friends.
Evolve is currently in private beta testing and available by invitation only during this incubationary period of evolution.
ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY
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