Remote Developer with focus on API Integration and Content Workflow

April 29, 2024

Job Description


We’re on the lookout for a developer for a temporary role focused on improving our content workflow and internal research capabilities. The perfect candidate will shine in integrating APIs, employing efficient development workflows, and handling data adeptly across both front-end and back-end technologies.

Starting in April 2024, this contract gig spans roughly 50-100 hours initially, with potential for extension based on performance and project needs.

Key Duties:

  • Develop and integrate APIs for logging information into our Slack channel or similar platforms for internal research and idea generation.
  • Create and deploy tools to streamline content workflow, including automating tasks like grammar and fact checking using AI, as well as logging ideas.
  • Utilize GitHub Actions to streamline build stages in our content workflow, boosting efficiency and reliability.
  • Contribute to building internal front-end tools supporting content workflow, with a preference for the Astro framework that aligns with our website’s tech setup.
  • Assist in migrating existing Node-based tools and scripts to improve usability and front-end accessibility.
  • Collaborate with the team to pinpoint areas for workflow, research, and inspiration process improvements, and implement effective solutions.

Qualifications:

  • Proficiency in API development and integration.
  • Strong grasp of DevOps principles and tools, especially GitHub Actions for CI/CD.
  • Experience in data management and integration within a development environment.
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities and adeptness at working both independently and as part of a team.

Desirable Skills:

  • Familiarity with front-end development, particularly Astro, Vue, and TypeScript.
  • Experience with deploying applications on platforms like Netlify and utilizing GitHub for version control.
  • Comfortable using content management tools such as Notion.
  • Familiarity with Twilio.
  • A passion for quizzes and puzzles.