Current Hiring Practices and Trends in the Development Sector
- BY David Mackenzie
If you have excellent programming skills and a passion for developing web applications or innovating existing ones, then we would like to meet you!
You will have a high degree of responsibility and ownership over the development of new features to improve and enhance mission-critical software applications.
We are a European-based organisation serving the international humanitarian and development sectors. Founded in 2014, by an IT expert and an experienced humanitarian during the Red Cross response to the Haiyan (Yolanda) typhoon in the Philippines, we provide a variety of innovative services bridging humanitarian work and cutting-edge technology to disseminate new IT tools and significantly improve the efficiency of humanitarian organizations.
In this role, you must self-motivated, able to work both independently and closely with your team. Our ideal candidate is a passionate advocate for back-end best practices, scalable architecture and quality user experiences.
TYPE OF PROJECTS:
We developed a platform to help manage Emergency response rosters (ie. Respond to the need to deploy staff and volunteers after an earthquake) and find the right candidate for the right mission on the field. We also develop customized apps, web platforms, and monitoring and evaluation tools for partners such as the United Nations, INGOs, the French Red Cross or the Start Network.