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Volunteer Platform Infrastructure Developer: DevOps, Automation, Cloud



Posted over 30 days ago...

Help Geek.Zone to build a new social platform for all communities!


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Coventry, CV1 2NT

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Expires at anytime

What will you be doing?

At Geek.Zone, we are developing a new, community-focused, open-source social platform to help all our members do everything they need as a Geek.Zone member, currently called Geek.Zone/Web. This includes,

Joining Geek.Zone Posting blog articles Purchasing Geek.Zone merch Physically opening the door at our upcoming community space Geek.Zone/01 Accessing the 3D printer well as much more! Our intention is to make this available to other communities in the future so that they too can benefit from the platform in the same way. We are using DevOps principles to build this in Python Django and Tailwind on the front end. The platform is Kubernetes native, so we are also using Terraform across AWS and Azure to ensure high availability. To do this, we need you! This project has some very interesting challenges to overcome and problems to solve, so if you want to stretch your infrastructure and platform engineering skills by contributing to an open-source, charity project, get in touch right now! We are a rather laid-back bunch, so no CVs here, just complete our Geek.Zone/DevInduction to begin! What Geek.Zone would expect from you

Seek and obtain funding opportunities Help to design ways to develop our existing contributor base Join Geek.Zone - just £1 per year Communicate regularly with the Lead Dev

What you can expect from Geek.Zone

Fantastic community to be part of Guaranteed paid position once funding is available Professional profile & reference Exciting learning & development opportunities Free rein to do what you think best - no micromanagement! Full support from the Geek.Zone/Trustees 

TL;DR We have a big goal and want you to be a big part in making history. If you are eager to build a better community, to build Geek.Zone/01 and to build a better you, get in touch now! No CV is necessary, just complete our Geek.Zone/DevInduction to begin!

What are we looking for?

We are seeking experienced Cloud Infrastructure professionals who are looking to use their superpowers for good! Ideally, you will have at least 3 years of Front End Development Experience and are eager to expand your craft.

What difference will you make?

Your expertise will enable us to strengthen not only the geek community, but also allow other communities to thrive. Your code will have a direct impact on all our members.


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