Job Title: Application Software Developer
Pacham is an application run on your smartphone to bolster local food systems by connecting farmers with like-minded producers as well as consumers. Farmers will be able to develop profiles in order to share seeds, resources, tools and video tips from local farmers, as well as organize their farming routine all directly on their smartphone. From the consumer perspective, individuals will be able to learn about and connect with local producers, taking charge of where their food comes from and building relationships with their neighborhood farmers and their land.
Taking Pacham to an international scale, interested parties will be able to look up alternative farming techniques, and contact farmers across the globe. Users will be able to search farms by agriculture methods, climate, soil type, and other variables to be discovered in
Our small, international and dedicated team, based in the Andes highlands is already collaborating with permaculture and agroecological champions in South America. Taking the lead from smallholder farmers, community members, and local NGOs in rural Ecuador, the concept for this app was created among a wide variety of stakeholders in order to reduce bias and amplify marginalized voices.
We are looking to add crucial and dedicated members to our team in order to take charge of executing this vision and developing an android application.
· Will be in charge of taking mock ups and developing a working android application
· Will need to work closely with the management team in order to collectively develop and implement a successful vision
· Will be expected to contribute ideas and innovate alongside project team
· November 2, flexible. Hours may vary on a daily basis depending on job tasks.
· $4,500 for job completion with the opportunity to earn bonuses depending on project success. Estimated job duration is three months
· In depth knowledge of android application development
· Intermediate knowledge of graphic design
· Ability to work independently as well as with a closely integrated team
· Dedicated to pioneering innovation within the food system
· Thrives in a non-traditional work environment.
· Ability to problem solve using highly developed analytical skills
· Willingness to travel
· Bilingual – Spanish and English
· 2 years experience in android application
· Experience working with startups
· Background in agriculture
· Self-starter with a desire to add positive value to the food system and willingness to work with dedication and ambition
How to Apply
· Email resume and three examples of past work to Micaela Lipman at email@example.com. Use the subject header PACHAM JOB
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