NHQ:IT - Enterprise Web Services - Code4Good Volunteer - Full-stack Developer

NHQ:IT - Enterprise Web Services - Code4Good Volunteer - Full-stack Developer

This position supports the National Headquarters (NHQ) Information Technology (IT) team. The American Red Cross Code4Good Project is a first-of-its-kind volunteer workforce that gives software engineers and engineering leaders an opportunity to support the Red Cross Mission. The Code4Good Volunteer is an enthusiastic team player who wants to support the Red Cross Mission by contributing their software engineering talent and practical experience to support internal software development and support efforts. This is a remote volunteer-from-home opportunity, with virtual teams collaborating through JIRA, Git, Confluence, Slack, etc.

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Locations

Alexandria,Anne Arundel County,Arlington,Baltimore City,Baltimore County,Calvert County,Caroline County,Carroll County,Cecil County,Charles County,District of Columbia,Dorcester County,Fairfax County,Frederick County,Harford County,Howard County,Kent County DE,Kent County MD,Loudoun County,Montgomery County,New Castle County,Prince George's County,Prince William County,Queen Anne's County,Remote/Virtual Volunteer Opportunity,Somerset County,St. Mary's County,Sussex County,Talbot County,Wicomico County,Worcester County

Key Responsibilities

The Code4Good Volunteer is an enthusiastic team player who wants to support the Red Cross mission by contributing their software engineering talent and practical experience to support internal software development and support efforts.

Qualifications

Required:

  • 2+ years total experience developing web applications for content management, digital commerce or high-volume transactional platform
  • At least one major distributed/cloud web-based development project using a recent Java and web front end platform, including production support
  • Strong NPM front-end tool chain skills
  • Strong Git and Gitflow skills
  • Experience with Jenkins or other CI automation tools
  • Comfortable using OS command line
  • Access to cell phone, computer and reliable internet
  • Resume required

 

Preferred:

  • Experience with more than one modern software development language/platform
  • Experience with Docker
  • Experience with core AWS services (EC2, VPC, ECS, CloudFormation)
  • Experience with MySQL or other relational databases
  • Experience working within the Adobe Experience Manager framework, including end-user and authoring concepts like templates, components, page properties, blueprints, and AEM Sites
  • Experience with Git, Atlassian Jira, Atlassian Confluence, Slack, or similar collaboration tools 

Training

  • American Red Cross Orientation
  • Code4Good Orientation: held the first Friday of each month. Volunteers are required to attend and complete onboarding process. 

Development Opportunities

Volunteers will have the opportunity to work in a busy IT department, while supporting the American Red Cross.

Length of Appointment

3 months minimum, renewable indefinitely as mutually agreed.

Time Commitment

3-5 hours per week

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