Volunteer Opportunity in Orlando, FL
Company/Organization Type: For-Profit
Mission: Empower people with disabilities through technology
Start Date: As soon as possible
Length of Internship: 16 weeks
We have a need for workers with expertise in Android development, Django and Python. Also, any knowledge of Machine Learning and/or Natural Language Processing is very welcome. We are also partnering with MIT and Worcester Polytechnic Institute in these two areas.
- Android development
Desired Accomplishments by End of Internship:
We have some very specific tasks related to programming as well as researching in Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing. For example, one of the tasks may include the training of a new Machine Learning module that helps people with disabilities to communicate faster. Depending on the time available of the EIR we can give him/her a more complex task that will require more time.
Personal Qualities Desired:
We value people who are self-motivated and can work with a minimum of supervision. People with a deep commitment to help the community (especially people with disabilities) are very welcome as well!
Prior Experience Required:
Not Required but these preferred: Android, web development, Python, Django, Machine Learning, and Natural Language Processing
Language other than English Required: No
We need people willing to take on challenges related to the communication and learning of people with disabilities. So, a person who is compassionate about the situation of people with disabilities is very welcome for us.