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Byte Back is now hiring for the following positions:


Freelance Web Developer

Byte Back is looking for a web developer, experienced with frontend development – WordPress, HTML, CSS, Javascript, and SEO – and backend development, managing any issues or changes to the server, etc.

About Byte Back

Byte Back is DC nonprofit that provides free technology training and career services to unemployed and underemployed adults in the Washington, DC area. Byte Back’s programs have provided a pathway to technology skill development and fulfilling living-wage careers for thousands of individuals in the District and beyond who have struggled with underemployment, unemployment, and poverty.

Job Responsibilities

The Contractor will provide improvements requested by Byte Back and also suggest maintenance and improvements to www.byteback.org.

Daily maintenance, such as adding or modifying content for the site, is done in-house. The Contractor will need to have strong technical web skills and experience.

Some of the tasks the contractor may perform include but aren’t limited to: ensuring that the site is consistently backed up and secure, adding features like popups to the Javascript Typing Tutorial, improving visual elements like buttons and slider, making sure site is optimized for mobile, and being able to respond and fix more urgent problems like crashes if and when they occur.

Hours

The Contractor will provide services for no more than four hours per month. This is a great opportunity for a freelance web developer.

Location

The Contractor may work remotely and must be able to communicate clearly and in a timely manner through email and occasionally through phone check-ins.

Application Process

Please email your resume, two to three links to similar websites you’ve worked on, two references, and an hourly quote for this project to Yvette Scorse, communications manager, at yscorse@byteback.org.