Monday, June 2, 2008

No 2.0, just Job:Software developers needed for Obama

However this job, you could not connect to the right people,but source is form social networking :-)



If you have a moment, I'd appreciate your help. Please take a look and forward this job on to anyone you think would be interested in the position, or anyone else who could help me find a great candidate.
Thanks for your help!


Company: Software developers needed for Obama
Job Title: Software developer
Description: If you or someone you know is interested in applying for a position as a full-time software developer or security specialist, please consider working for Barack Obama's campaign.
Obama for America is looking for exceptionally talented web developers who want to play a key role in a historic political campaign and help elect Barack Obama as the next President of the United States.
The Obama campaign is at the frontier of a new technology usage model to help build a movement of millions of people. Be a part of the campaign that's using the Internet to revolutionize presidential politics -- and play a key role in the movement that will change this country.
Learn more and submit an application now:
Please pass this opportunity to anyone else who might be interested.
This six-month opportunity will allow you to:
* Create software tools which will enable an unprecedented nationwide voter contact and mobilization effort
* Help build and run the largest online, grassroots fundraising operation in the history of American politics
* Introduce cutting-edge social networking and online organizing to the democratic process by empowering everyday people to participate on My.BarackObama
You must have:
* At least 5 years of professional web development experience
* A deep understanding of LAMP development processes and best practices
* Experience building complex applications using PHP and MySQL
* Advanced or expert CSS, Javascript, and AJAX skills
* An abiding desire to put your technical wizardry to work for democracy and for our country
Special consideration given to candidates who have:
* Experience scaling large LAMP applications
* Posses deep knowledge of MySQL performance and query optimization
* Strong practical knowledge of web application security
* Created highly usable user interface/experience for complex web applications
* Worked in a fast‐paced web development environment and have proven their ability to write outstanding code under tight deadlines
Successful candidates will join the development team in Boston, MA. Candidates should be willing to commit to work through the election in November. This is a salaried position. Housing assistance may be available for those not located in the Boston area.