This is not a "one time" situation. We develop and sell commercial add-ins to Microsoft Office and we are at the point we need additional developer(s) for this work.
Knowledge of the Office Application Object Model.
Knowledge of VSTO and its deployment.
Knowledge of Shared Add-In support and its deployment.
Knowledge .NET 2 and 3
Knowledge of Visual Studios 2005 (soon to be Orcas) and visual basic.
Knowledge of security issues for deployment on XP and Vista.
Knowledge of web delivery.
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).
Targeted platforms are Windows 2000, XP, and Vista. Office versions from 2000 to 2007 on Windows. (No mac support.)