Global Software and Web Developer

Jan - Dec 2022 | TWR International

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Trip #25629

Global Software and Web Developer

Trip #25629

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TWR International

Location:

South Africa, Southern Africa

Dates:

Jan - Dec 2022
Lasts 1 year to 3 years

Activities:

Administration & Leadership, Technical/Professional Skills,

Cost:

** See Financial Information Below
Agency: TWR International
Location: South Africa, Southern Africa
Dates: Jan - Dec 2022
Lasts 1 year to 3 years
Activities: Administration & Leadership, Technical/Professional Skills
Cost: ** See Financial Information Below
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Have you wondered if your IT skills can be used to spread the Gospel? Would you enjoy working with like-minded colleagues in an international environment with global IT systems? With TWRs IT team, every day youll put your energy towards supporting TWRs information systems infrastructure and supporting staff use of computer systems. Experience a deep joy as you use your gifts and experience to speak hope to the nations.

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What the Mission Trip Will Be Like

Maintain, develop, and support internally managed web and mobile applications, software applications, middleware and databases. May also provide standby generalized computer or server support for TWR’s IT/IS systems.

Core Competencies: Commitment to Jesus Christ evidenced by a personal relationship. Excitement about being involved in full-time missions and willingness to develop a team of prayer and financial partners. Ability to participate in and foster teamwork within a multi-cultural team. Adept at two-way communication and adapting communication to the needs of others. Proficiency in planning, while organizing and managing resources. Able to teach and train end-users of information systems. Strong technical and analytical skills to provide implementation and support of computer systems and networks.

Responsibilities: Coordinate with IT staff for deployment of applications on on-premise hardware or cloud platforms (e.g. Azure, AWS). Work with other TWR developers to identify and set standards for software development. Provide generalized helpdesk for urgent issues when other IT staff are not available. Develop software and automated test cases in compliance with TWR or project coding standards. Assist Linux Server team in management of servers running TWR developed software. Advise TWR’s engineering team regarding automated program control logic to manage transmitter automation. Provide oversight to TWR interns doing an internship in software development.

Desirable Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience. MCSE or LINUX certification or course completion a plus. Proficiency in various development languages and environments. Proficiency in spoken and written English. Ability/willingness to travel up to 20 days per year.

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Additional Trip Information

Region:
Southern Africa
Country:
South Africa
Other Location Info:
Johannesburg
Participant Age:
College, Adult, Senior Adults
Eligible to Go:
Families, Individuals, Married Couples
Other Financial Notes:
This position is a supported/sponsored missionary role (not a direct-hire job), so the future employee must develop a team of partners who provide financially for his/her full salary and benefits. We provide training, resources, and coaching to help missionaries reach their financial support goals. If you go as a volunteer, you can raise funds for your travel and a per diem to cover meals and lodging.
Training debriefing
Full orientation and debriefing.
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Mission Trip Offered By TWR International

TWR International is a non-profit, global, Christian media organization that creates and distributes audio media over radio (shortwave, AM and FM) and digital media over the Internet in over 300 languages in order to reach the entire world for Christ so that lasting fruit is produced. TWR is looking for technical, creative and business people who want to serve God and bring a message of hope to the world.

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