The project is a prototype version of a white labeled java awt VOIP application, based on Jitsi. The application will be created as a prototype and demonstrated to customers before being developed to be the production version.
-- Good English Skills
-- Ability to read software specifications (English)
-- Can communicate with project manager on Skype text chat during the US Business -- -- Hours (5am – 3pm EST – New York City Timezone)
-- Experience in creating java applications
-- Experience with java awt or swing.
-- Experience using Git.
-- Must be able to write clear, commented, well-structured code
-- Must be detail oriented – no sloppy or lazy coding styles.
-- Must be able to test their own code.
Additional preferred skills of a developer:
-- Prior experience with VOIP, SIP, XMPP, telephony or similar technology
-- Prior experience with Ekiga, Empathy, or Jitsi SIP softphone applications
-- Can provide ideas and feedback to improve overall software design.
Our Company Overview
Our company is a web application development company based in the United States. We develop applications for both external customers and our own internal projects. We use Amazon Web Services (AWS) extensively. We are currently looking to expand our development team by adding freelance developers throughout the world. Our web projects are generally developed in Django or another Python framework and use a PostgreSQL backend.
This project is an introductory project for new developers. If the developer does well on this project they will receive more work from us in the future.
** We will not respond to any phone calls about this job or work with any company outside of the oDesk system **