This is a contract position for a video streaming/sharing website that allows people to upload content and share it in a variety of formats. Site is targeted towards video professionals (or serious amateur film makers) who demand better quality, full screen streaming for their work (who also might consider a pay-per-view setup with the site). Site also converts films into ipod and mpeg2 (DVD compliant) formats, allowing viewers to stream or download content to these devices. Site has upload module, automatically converts files to necessary formats. Site has a proprietary Divx media player (completed). Site includes monthly payment subscriptions (paypal), user forum, and user profiles. You’ll be working with a group of accomplished television workers (technical consultants and producers) who are gearing up to produce original content through this website. We are extremely easy to work with and make your job as comfortable as possible. Developers in the Toronto area are preferred. - HTML/CSS for almost all pages is complete - mediaplayer is complete - user upload module is partially complete (you'll have the option of using it or starting over)
1) Complete and fully-functional working program(s) in executable form as well as complete source code of all work done.
2) Deliverables must be in ready-to-run condition, as follows (depending on the nature of the deliverables):
a) For web sites or other server-side deliverables intended to only ever exist in one place in the Buyer's environment--Deliverables must be installed by the Seller in ready-to-run condition in the Buyer's environment.
b) For all others including desktop software or software the buyer intends to distribute: A software installation package that will install the software in ready-to-run condition on the platform(s) specified in this bid request.
3) All deliverables will be considered "work made for hire" under U.S. Copyright law. Buyer will receive exclusive and complete copyrights to all work purchased. (No GPL, GNU, 3rd party components, etc. unless all copyright ramifications are explained AND AGREED TO by the buyer on the site per the coder's Seller Legal Agreement).
-> LAMP Experience (2+ years professional w/ references) -> Must have understanding and experience installing and updating server software (specfially Ubuntu Linux) -> Must have understanding of core MySQL (or PgSQL) best practices -> Must have understanding of XHTML W3C Standards -> Must be familiar with FFMPEG and streaming technologies. -> Must be self motivated and willing to learn new things.