Experienced web development team with project manager
This is a project involving setting up our existing website on a new server; web site enhancements including updates to the availability system; setup payment gateway. We are looking for a provider that we can work with for ongoing projects on a long term basis.
For this project we require a project manager who we can communicate to using Skype, as well as the development team. The project manager is responsible for understanding the requirements and the site, dealing with the development team and checking all work has been performed correctly.
The development team should have 5 years experience in php/MySQL and a project tester should be included in the project team to test all updates are functioning correctly before sending to us for review.
WHAT IS REQUIRED
Stage 1: Setup our existing site on new server, including CMS / Admin area. Ensure forms, photo uploads, automated emails are working (Note: files and database are already on the new server)
Stage 2: Site enhancements
Add user permissions and search functions to the new site (these will function as per the UP and search functions on the live site)
Availability function updates: the availability page will show the number of units available and will process multiple availability entries.
Add scheduled email reports function.
Stage 3: Setup payment gateway and customise payment pages to look like our site (using XSLT templates)
STAGES & EXPECTED TIMESCALES
Stage 1: Setup on server and test.
Timescales : within 1 week from project start.
Stage 2: Site enhancements – within 2 weeks from project start
Stage 3: Setup payment gateway – within 3 weeks from project start.
1 OTHER REQUIREMENTS
- Being able to operate in European time zone preferred ( for project manager)
- Excellent spoken and written English – project manager must be available on Skype and able to speak on Skype each day if required.
2 )SPECIFIC EXPERTISE
Please demonstrate that you have the experience to perform this and that you have performed similar projects before. Please include three urls ( no more) or recent project you have developed completely. Also detail the programming experience of your team. A development team with at 5 years experience is preferred.
3) THE TEAM and Budget
You should have a dedicated team of developers, and the project manager should be able to work in European time zone. We are looking for a provider that we can work with for ongoing projects.
Communication – You will be fast to respond, and able to respond quickly to emails, or to talk via Skype if needed.
Please state: “Site setup and enhancements” at the top of your bid to demonstrate you have read the brief. You should have excellent feedback and references.
Project budget is $700. Payment will be made via Escrow, with milestones for each stage. All code must be documented and source files to be provided on project completion. Please state the time zone that you are based in and when you can start.