March 2011

Google Summer of Code

In this global program, now in its seventh year, university students receive a stipend to write code for open source projects, gaining experience in real-world software development and creating more source code which benefits everyone on the web. To apply, visit the program website, where you can review this year’s 175 accepted projects and submit your proposal.

Web App Development at Citizen Hill

A new local startup, called Citizen Hill, is in need of a web programmer who is well-versed in the Facebook API. The app includes the development of a fairly complex chat component. This web programmer would be granted equity in return for services, with the possibility of being hired as the company CTO.

If interested, contact Michael Stevens:

C++ Programmer for Automated Trading Firm

Location: Mt Pleasant, South Carolina

Description: C++ programmer to join innovative automated trading firm. Laid-back work environment with fast-paced action and collaborative approach. Great opportunity for creative and analytical developer who enjoys generating ideas and solving problems.


POSSCON Last Chance!

This is your last chance to register for POSSCON, the Palmetto Open Source Conference. This is a huge conference on software, with talks by many famous people from the software industry, and it is right here in Columbia. Also, students can attend for free.

Webapp Developer at USC Incubator Company

Bluster Monkey is currently seeking out students at USC to help develop and grow a website that is adding a whole new level to social networking and forum discussions. We are a laid back company based out of the USC incubator with former Fortune 500 C-Level guidance. This is a great opportunity to get in on the ground floor of a new organization without the worry or concern over traditional workplaces that require suits and ties. We need several excited, bright, open-minded people, proficient in web development programming as well as animation software experience.