RGB Web Tech

RGB Web Tech

Open Source Developer Job

Job posted on 2024-04-15 by RGB Web Tech

As an Open Source Developer, you will play a crucial role in contributing to and maintaining open source software projects. Your responsibilities will include collaborating with a diverse community of developers, creating high-quality code, and promoting open source principles. You will work on projects that have a global impact, providing solutions that are accessible to anyone and fostering innovation in the open source ecosystem.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Actively participate in open source communities and projects.
  • Write, review, and merge code changes, bug fixes, and enhancements.
  • Collaborate with other developers and maintainers to improve project quality.
  • Write clean, efficient, and maintainable code following coding standards.
  • Implement new features, fix bugs, and optimize performance.
  • Ensure code is well-documented and includes appropriate tests.
  • Interact with the open source community through forums, mailing lists, and social media.
  • Respond to user issues, questions, and feature requests.
  • Mentor and assist newcomers to the project.
  • Use version control systems (e.g., Git) effectively to manage code changes.
  • Collaborate with a distributed team of developers, both internal and external to the organization.
  • Set up and maintain automated build and test pipelines.
  • Ensure code changes pass all relevant tests and quality checks.
  • Create and maintain project documentation, including user guides and API references.
  • Share knowledge and best practices with the open source community.
  • Identify and address security vulnerabilities promptly.
  • Keep the project up to date with dependencies and libraries.
  • Ensure adherence to open source licenses and compliance with legal requirements.
  • Stay updated on emerging technologies and trends in open source development.
  • Propose and implement innovative solutions to improve the project.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field (or equivalent experience).
  • Strong programming skills in relevant programming languages (e.g., Python, JavaScript, Java, C++, etc.).
  • Proficiency with version control systems, especially Git.
  • Familiarity with open source development practices, including code review processes and collaboration tools.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
  • Strong problem-solving and debugging abilities.
  • Dedication to open source principles and a passion for contributing to the community.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with specific open source ecosystems or communities.
  • Previous contributions to well-known open source projects.
  • Knowledge of DevOps practices and tools.
  • Experience with continuous integration and continuous deployment (CI/CD) pipelines.
  • Understanding of software licensing and intellectual property issues related to open source.


  • Benefit from invaluable mentorship provided by seasoned leaders.
  • Enjoy a vibrant atmosphere enriched with engaging games and activities.
  • Receive quarterly rewards as a token of recognition for your valuable contributions.
  • Immerse yourself in a creative and open culture that fosters innovation.

Job Type:

  • Full-time / Freelance / Part-time / Contract


  • A minimum duration of 6 months is mandatory.
  • In case of no prior experience, you have the option to apply for an internship.


  • Chandigarh (U.T.) India

About Company

RGB Webtech stands as a well-regarded software development company situated in Chandigarh City, India. As a pioneering and inventive IT enterprise, we proudly identify as a startup. Our spectrum of services encompasses comprehensive solutions in the realms of web design, web development, digital marketing, and mobile app development, spanning across various platforms. Our commitment extends to delivering enhanced services and adept solutions to our esteemed clientele, effectively addressing their requirements and facilitating the realization of their objectives.

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