Volunteer Software Developer Positions for Climate Action Web Platform
Are you a software development professional who also feels urgency about taking action on climate change? Here’s a way you can make a crucial difference by contributing your special knowledge and skills. MassEnergize.org’s flagship offering is a customizable web platform to support community engagement and track reductions in greenhouse gas emissions. Currently, we are working with 14 communities in Boston MetroWest and Western Massachusetts, with plans to expand to many more. We are seeking volunteers with software development experience who can help us respond to enhancement requests from participating communities. In addition to gaining personal satisfaction from taking action on climate change, you may benefit by learning new technologies and expanding your career potential.
Background on Our Web Platform:
How You Can Contribute:
There are many ways you can contribute, including fixing bugs, adding features, improving automated testing to manual testing, and reviewing changes by other developers. It all depends on your experience and time commitment. We’d love to have you grow all the way from fixing bugs to comprehensive knowledge of our codebase.
Familiar with web UI design and/or implementation
Familiar with agile development methodology
Familiar with web security considerations