Web App Coding

The Maestro project is looking for a detail-oriented Web Application Coding team member.

Maestro is a free and open source Business Support System, incorporating a data model based on transparency with trust, and especially suited to SME design and manufacturing organizations.

This is a unpaid temporary project-based position, suitable for student project or internship work. Team members work remotely.

Example Responsibilities

  • Component-project integration
  • Common user-authentication strategy and implementation
  • Software revision control strategy and implementation (Mercurial)
  • Component project new-feature implementation
  • Participate in determining strategic direction

Required Skills

  • Demonstrated ability developing PHP/MySQL web applications hosted on unix systems
  • Certificate, diploma, or degree in a related field
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Troubleshooting ability

Desirable Skills

  • Experience in free and open source web application development for a unix PHP/MySQL production environment and following industry best practices, including version control (e.g. Git), rapid prototyping, requirements traceability, etc.
  • Experience developing on a full-stack PHP application framework (e.g. Yii framework).
  • Experience with industry best practices, including ISO 9001:2008, failure reporting and corrective action systems, electronic document control or records management, manufacturing bills of materials and change management processes (including supplier and manufacturer specification), bookkeeping, accounting, process and business metrics and dashboards, regulatory compliance conformance requirements (e.g. WHMIS, EMI/EMC, ROHS, ATEX), etc.
  • Experience with internet fundamentals and security, LAN/WAN, firewall, vpn, cloud computing, RSS, virtualization, etc.

To Apply

Submit a request using the Contact Form. You will be contacted for further information.