We are looking for a lead developer/project manager who has the ability and passion to refit a popular website.
Skills that will be needed:
HANGES TO THE WEBSITE
Initial servers setup, transfer from original software, database and files will be emailed to you.
Redesign of site
The website needs to be designed with a more modern, flexible layout that will allow the customization of page templates for leagues and teams. We currently have the first designs that we will email over to you on completion of agreement.
Application of re-design
Using the designs above and implementing them on the website (some elements of this identified further on in the document)
User Control Panel
Addition of user control panel showing the latest picture, average rating and number of star player ratings for that player. This will also include quick-links through to their league and team pages
Ability to send instant messages to other users in their 'friends' list
Each page will carry a search box to search all sports, players, leagues and teams
Players will be able to select their favourite team, and this will pull in a relevant feed from either the BBC (or Yahoo Pipes)
Archive fixtures and leagues
Currently fixtures have to be cleared out each season - this needs to be changed so that results are achieved
Ability to manage cup competitions
Site wide news
Layout to change incorporating one single "site wide news" article. Includes development of a Flash-style news application similar to that on the BBC website
News summary boxes
(In a similar style to the BBC) a number of boxes giving news roundups for the sports on the homepage... (includes provision for out cost)
Ability to set leagues to be 'featured' for a given period of time
Video of the week
Embedded you-tube video showing best current video
Recently updated threads
List of the most recently updated threads
A selection of the 'nominated' polls for each league to be displayed in a round-robin format
Programming Language: What programming language(s) do you want your website written in?
I do know the language(s).
* ASP .NET
* XML / XHTML
* Visual Basic .Net