MakeSense makes it possible for anyone in the world to get involved at any level to solve social and environmental issues. We empower people to engage in projects and challenges that help social entrepreneurs. By solving multiple concrete challenges, they contribute to solutions for some of the biggest problems faced by our society. We turn social engagement into an easy, fun and efficient learning experience, accessible to absolutely everyone at a global scale.
We are talking about more than 1,100 social entrepreneurs helped in 100 cities by 25,000 volunteers in 4 years!
You will work in close collaboration with the CTO to maintain and develop the web platform of Makesense.org. You’ll be in charge of implementing top requested features of our great community in an agile process while ensuring that the platform can scale fast all over the world. You’ll also be in charge of implementing our public API which will be primarily consumed by our partners, social businesses and mobile app.
Development of the backend in RoR to address functionalities of the web app, mobile app and public API
Development of the web app frontend in html/css/js. React or AngularJS, you choose :)
Follow up, load test and analyze the performance of our platform
You are familiar with continuous integration, code coverage, code reviews or the 12 factor manifesto and it helps you building elegant, scalable code every day.
Previous experience in RoR web development
Fluent technical english
Ping pong skills for our weekly tournament :)
Would be a plus:
You have worked with a continuous integration process
You have created and composed Docker containers
Hybrid mobile app (Ionic/Cordova)
What we’re offering you:
Great office environment in the heart of Paris (Bastille), you’ll be surrounded by entrepreneurs, volunteers, co-workers and post-its!
Shared kitchen for common meals, sleeping room, handmade wooden furniture
The energy and commitment of a young team based around the world and united by the same vision: “Find a challenge, solve it, celebrate!”
The opportunity to use your skills to make the world a better place :)
Contract : Internship
Salary : 800 euros + half of transportation fees covered + contribution in kind : access to trainings organised in the MakeSense ecosystem, travels to participate to MakeSense events in Europe (SenseCamp)
MakeSense innovative and impacting actions and methodologies have been awarded by governments, companies and university which will bring credits to your future career