Closed

Backend web engineer

This project received 26 bids from talented freelancers with an average bid price of $4102 USD.

Get free quotes for a project like this
Employer working
Skills Required
Project Budget
$3000 - $5000 USD
Total Bids
26
Project Description

We are an early stage startup creating a new way of seeing the world through the use of location-based content.

We have built a frontend prototype of our product, and we are looking for a kickass engineer to help build the backend.

We will use this to further test the product in the field.

-----
ABOUT THE PROJECT

Online tours
- Our product empowers local experts to create online content/tours of their cities.
- Each location in a tour can have video, slideshow, audio, or just text.
- Visitors to the site can then follow the tours using their mobile device.

Responsive design
- The site is web-based and uses responsive design, so the pages will look lovely on a big screen or a mobile device.

Registration and login/out
- Users can create accounts on our product via Google or Facebook.

Marketplace
- There is a marketplace component where users can make purchases with a credit card and/or paypal.

-----
OUR ROLE
I am the designer and frontend developer. I am creating all the frontend code for the site using HTML5, CSS3, and jquery, and will hand it off to you for backend development.

I have been designing, building, and managing web development and web app products for over ten years, and my projects have won a Webby and two awards from the American Association of Museums.

-----
YOUR ROLE
We need you to do the backend development. This involves:
- Creating a database to hold the tour content
- Creating the marketplace
- Creating the registration and login/out component using Google
- Building the tour creation flow

We think that Ruby or Python are good code bases for the product, but are more than open to suggestions!

-----
TIMING AND COST
We expect that this project will take somewhere between two months and five months, and would like to get your input on suggested timelines and per-month cost.

Looking to make some money?

  • Set your budget and the timeframe
  • Outline your proposal
  • Get paid for your work

Hire Freelancers who also bid on this project

    • Forbes
    • The New York Times
    • Time
    • Wall Street Journal
    • Times Online