I am looking for an hourly consultant to assist in managing a software development project idea that I will begin working on after selecting someone. I have experience managing project but do not have much experience with software development projects or in depth knowledge of software development. I have also had communication issues with individuals from around the world when it comes to technical concepts. These services will be on an as needed basis and will probably be limited until I have full confidence in your ability. This is an advisory role only and recommendations on developers or other providers will be requested, as needed. If you think that you can help with this please continue reading.
-Individual or Small Organization Were I can Develop a Relationship with a Specific Individual
-Open and Freely Expresses Ideas, Concerns, Thoughts and Comments
-Someone Who Has Previously Worked in Some of the Required Knowledge Areas Below
-Someone Who Is Passionate About an Idea or Project That They Are Involved In
-In-Depth Understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle
-In-Depth Understanding of Hosting Platforms
-In-Depth Understanding of Web and Mobile Application Development
-In-Depth Understanding of Mobile Operating Systems and Associated Application Store Requirements
-In-Depth Understanding of Web and Mobile Standards
-In-Depth Understanding of the Software Development Landscape in Regards to Companies, Vetting Contractors and Quality Development Practices
-Basic Understanding of Project Management Principles
-Basic Communication Skills Across Different Cultures Including but Not Limited to India, China, Philippines, United States, Singapore, etc...
-Basic Writing and Literacy Skills
-Basic Understanding of Mainstream Communication Tools such as Skype, Email and Collaboration Platforms
-Basic Understanding of Project Management Tools
-Signed NDA Will Be Required from Selected Consultant
-Time will be submitted every two weeks
-Time Allotments for the period will be communicated in advance and additional hours must be requested and approved before continuing with the work. Unless other arrangements are made the time allotments are two (2) hours per week.
-Time will be billed in 5 minute increments for emails and 15 minute increments for all other forms of communication.
-Submit Standard Working Hours in CST
-Submit Available Communication Options (Skype, Email, Phone, Etc…)
-Knowledge of tools and techniques to effectively manage software development projects is a plus.
-Knowledge of reputable vendors in software development is a plus.
I appreciate you taking the time to review my project and if you think you would be a good fit Please continue with providing a proposal. Do not hesitate to ask me questions and please make sure and read the requirements carefully.
26 freelancers are bidding on average $28/hour for this job
Hi Tim, I am an highly experienced software development professional. I would like to work on the project as a Project Management Consultant. Please check PM for more details.