am looking for talented coders to participate in Innovation Consortium: 2008. The Innovation Consortium is set up by a group of American business people to harness the talent and expertise of international coders.
Each year we select a small group of coders who are invited to come to work with each other in Bombay for a two week stay. Each coder is assigned a small business project on which they dedicate themselves for the entire two weeks. At times, coders may be assigned to cooperative groups to work together on a given project. Projects may include basic web design, programming, and coding.
The skill set needed includes, PhP, MySql, C++, Java, Perl, Python, Ruby, etc. You do not need to have knowledge of every language, but we are looking for the most versatile coders who are able to easily able take instructions and create a quality project.
You will be met in Bombay by 2 experienced product managers who will oversee the entire two week process and to whom you will report. Work is 9AM - 9PM with an hour off for lunch, and half hour for dinner. We expect you to dedicate yourself during these work hours entirely to the project assigned. The work week is 6 days, but you can choose to work on sunday if you would like for another day's salary.
Travel stipend and housing stipend will be provided, depending on where you are coming from.
Please bid per day, we will multiply it by 12 - the number of work days - to get your total. We will pay your lunch and dinner while at work, in cash. As said earlier, we are looking for expertise and depth. We will be focusing this year on:
- Basic Web Design with checkout capabilites
- Amazon/[url removed, login to view] scrapping and other web services
- Facebook application building
-My Space Friend Adding and Play Count Manipulator
- Search Engine Optimization
The Innovation Consortium begins August 1st until August 15th. You will need to be available for the entire period.