Do you have Ruby on Rails, MongoDB, MySQL or HTML experience? You could join our team of volunteer software developers who are working on a number of projects, including development of the FreeREG and FreeCEN websites, and online transcription tools.
Free UK Genealogy are an Open Data organisation. Our volunteers are based all over the world and we use Github and Waffle for code repository and issue tracking. All skill levels are welcome so please get in touch if you would like to discuss volunteer opportunities.
- Our blog post ‘How to get involved with Open Source’explains how you might get involved with an Open Source project - including ours;
- If you are a student or applying for a Summer of Code project, we have listed some ideas here that you might like to take forwards;
- Or jump right in on some introductory tasks: Good First Issues.
Click 'Apply' to register your interest in joining the team.
For more information, contact Richard Pomfret, our Technical Project manager.