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Reinventing offshore software development

Angular Instructor

$2k – $3k
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The Angular Instructor for Silicon Villas will design and lead online software courses for a small group of English-speaking developers in Italy.

Responsibilities include:
* Designing and delivering a multi-part ‘Introduction to Angular’ course series
* Creating, giving, and reviewing course-related assignments
* Answering developers’ course-related questions
* Providing 1:1 coaching to developers (availability permitting)
* Quarterly faculty meetings (lasting approximately 90 minutes) via teleconference

Rate and time commitment
$100-175/hour, depending on experience. This is an independent contractor position. The Angular course series will involve at most approximately 3.5 hours of in-class time and 4 hours maximum of paid curriculum development and prep time, spread over 1-2 months.

Prerequisites:
* The ability to work part-time (approximately 5 hours a month).
* You are an experienced software developer currently working in Angular in the Silicon Valley/San Francisco Bay Area. This work is meant to be done in addition to your day job, not instead of it.
* At least 2 years of Angular 1 and 2 development experience, and the ability to explain the inner workings of the software + provide practical examples
* Very good understanding of TypeScript, Javascript, the DOM and web front-end technologies in general
* A somewhat flexible schedule and the ability to accommodate class times that take into account time differences between California and Italy
* Some teaching experience, but if not, a genuine interest in teaching, along with enthusiasm for Angular (and other topics you may teach)
* Proactive about cultivating feedback on an ongoing basis. You welcome and incorporate feedback in your work, and the work of your students.
* Comfortable teaching on a remote platform (using tools like showing your desktop and video conferencing) as a member of a virtual team, from your own home/office with team-members that are spread across the US and Europe.
* Open to the possibly of teaching additional topics, which may include Intro to Node, Intro to the GO language, Intro to MongoDb, Java 8 and 9, and/or Distributed Database solutions: the Riak approach
* Bring a relentless optimism, congeniality and passion to your work with others.

Silicon Villas at a glance

Reinventing offshore software development

Silicon Villas focuses on Education, Nonprofits, Teachers, and Offshore. Their company has offices in San Francisco Bay Area. They have a small team that's between 1-10 employees.

You can view their website at http://www.siliconvillas.org or find them on LinkedIn.