Mentor/Consultant

Mentor/Consultant

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Job Description

We are a small independent Social Video Seeding Agency working with major brands and agencies.

We are building a new product and need a consultant to mentor our in-house team and help us solve some fun problems.

There will be a guaranteed minimum of 5 hours per week which you will be paid regardless of time worked, with the remaining time banking.

We would want you to have experience:

-Implementing and scaling No-Sql databases (we're looking at CouchDB and MongoDB at the moment)
-Working with JavaScript, jQuery and Html5, AWS, Python and Django (or another pyhton web server framework).
-Implementing a load balancer for both web servers and relational databases
-Teaching agile development principles and general best practice
-With Ruby on Rails, Social Media data and machine learning tools (like Mahout and WEKA) is a big plus.

The position would start immediately and last several months. We are very flexible on schedule (day-to-day and week-to-week) but will need some heads up if you will be out of commission for a week+.

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Skills: agile, teaching