Salary $30 - $35 an hour job type contract
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Nafmnp developer position - marketlink project
Are you looking for meaningful work building innovative technology systems? want to help farmers and farmers markets? interested in learning about how federal nutrition benefits programs are evolving and incorporating new technologies? are you a highly motivated self-starter seeking to join a dynamic and interesting team?
If so, we encourage you to apply for this position.
Established in 1992, the national association of farmers’ market nutrition programs (nafmnp) is a national non-profit organization providing critical linkage among all the stakeholders in usda’s farmers’ market nutrition programsNafmnp works on an ongoing basis with 51 state agencies and the district of columbia, with programs in u.sTerritories, and with federally recognized indian tribal organizations.
Nafmnp’s mission is “cultivating opportunities for consumers to buy fresh produce from local growers.”
Nafmnp has entered into a cooperative agreement with usda to provide support services for farmers markets and farmers to increase their participation in the supplemental nutrition assistance program (snap) and to develop new technologies to shift more federal benefits to an electronic formatWe are hiring a developer to assist us in this work by improving our project infrastructure as well as envision, implement, and utilize software solutions to enhance and demonstrate impact.
Technical proficiency sought:
Full stack preferred: we are seeking an experienced developer that can assist with the design and build of systems to maximize value to our stakeholders and project impactMay consider the right front-end candidate who is a match for our needs.
Technical vision setting: we are building new solutions that have not been implemented before; the infrastructure you help build will be the foundation for the future of marketlink while solving issues for current customers.
Becoming knowledgeable about federal nutrition benefits programs and the project;
Collaborating with team to fully understand project needs;
Assessing the current it environment to identify areas of needed improvement and suggest new solutions to better serve our growing customer base;
Architecting a cohesive infrastructure that includes both project management and customer relations;
Liaising with our other technology partners (novo dia group, ecommerce providers) to streamline operations and develop apis for services management;
Presenting ideas and recommendations to the project manager and/or executive director;
Performs other duties as assigned and appropriate.
Skills and qualifications:
Ability to manage projects with attention to detail;
Strong communication skills - verbal, written and interpersonal;
Ability to work independently as a self-starter with minimal supervision;
Experience with database management and design as well as a variety of programs and software such as but not limited to the zoho suite, wordpress, craft, typeform, and mapping software.
Experience with payment processing and gateways preferred.
Willingness to learn the technicalities of federal nutrition benefits programs.
This is a remote contract position, with a range of $30-$35/hour commensurate with experience and approved travel expenses will be reimbursedSince it is project based, hours will vary but a minimum of 20-30 hours per week is likely.
Marketlink is an equal opportunity employerWe hire great people from diverse backgrounds without regards to race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.
In order to be considered for this position, you must apply through the link below: https://iurx0ojit93.typeform.com/mldeveloperapp.
Job type: contract
Pay: $30.00 - $35.00 per hour
We are a remote team.
Work location: remote
Application response rate: 65%
Hiring 1 candidate for this role
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