Help connect my Next JS Template to my Django backend

Posted 5 weeks ago
Worldwide

Project Description:

We have an existing Django backend using the Oscar ecommerce framework with a built-in API. We've purchased a Next.js template for the frontend but need help integrating the two seamlessly.

Key Responsibilities:

API Integration:
Analyze the Oscar API endpoints and data structures.
Adapt the Next.js template components to fetch and display product data, category information, shopping cart details, and other relevant information from the Django backend.
Troubleshoot and resolve any issues preventing successful data display.
Data Formatting:
Evaluate whether data formatting is the root cause of display issues.
If needed, implement appropriate data transformations or normalization on the frontend or backend to ensure compatibility.
State Management:
Implement state management solutions (e.g., React Context, Redux, Zustand) to handle shopping cart updates, product selections, and user interactions.


Required Skills & Experience:

Proficiency in Next.js: Strong understanding of Next.js concepts (server-side rendering, routing, component architecture).
REST API Experience: Experience working with RESTful APIs, particularly consuming data.
JavaScript Expertise: Advanced knowledge of JavaScript (ES6+) and React.
Django/Oscar Familiarity (Preferred): Basic understanding of Django and the Oscar framework would be beneficial.
Problem-Solving Skills: Ability to debug and resolve integration challenges.
Attention to Detail: Meticulous approach to ensure data accuracy and seamless user experience.
Additional Information:

Project Timeline: [Estimated duration, 1-2 weeks]
Communication: Regular communication (e.g., daily updates, video calls) is essential.
Deliverables:
A fully functional Next.js frontend integrated with the Django Oscar backend.
Well-documented code.
Clear instructions for future maintenance and updates.

  • $100.00

    Fixed-price
  • Intermediate
    Experience Level
  • Remote Job
  • One-time project
    Project Type
Skills and Expertise
Python JavaScript React
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