Project Description: Clone of [url removed, login to view] but for a different industry.
Job Description: We are start-up looking for a jack-of-all-trades Product Manager / Software Engineer to work with us to develop and launch an e-commerce enterprise built on a complex database-driven custom software application. The ideal candidate would possess the qualifications and experience described below and be willing to begin immediately. Stage I would require the design of the software architecture and database model based on our current functional requirements. Stage II would require the development of a prototype database. The ideal candidate would have the skill set to accomplish these initial stages on his/her own and be able to advise and consult in preparing and managing the remaining stages of a product development plan. The ideal candidate would then manage the product development life-cycle either working with an in-house or outsourced team in the software development process while at the same time working with company management in implementing the other aspects of the product development plan. This position is an independent contractor position that will evolve into a long-term position with the company.
Qualifications & Experience:
Bachelor’s degree or higher in CS or related field;
3-7 years experience in web-based software development and product management;
Software management experience with software development life cycle and methodologies;
Product management experience involving all phases of product development and implementation;
Proven team management skills as well as ability to self-direct and work alone;
Excellent written and spoken communication;
Proven multi-tasking and time-management skills;
Proven database development and software architecture design experience.
Individuals: Please provide a resume. Please itemize your bid for Stages I & II of the project as described above and please provide us with your hourly rate for future stages. For functional requirements, please refer to [url removed, login to view] -- this project is basically a clone of the functionality of that site but in a different industry.
Companies: If you are a software development company and wish to bid on this project, please provide us with an itemized bid for stages I & II above as well as a bid for the remaining steps in the SDLC. Please itemize the bid and the your timeline for the different stages of the SDLC in your proposal. For functional requirements, please refer to [url removed, login to view] -- this project is a clone of the functionality of that site but in a different industry.