This program manager will speak good english as well as understanding of how all websites flow and work.
You will become the Technical Manager/Program Manager for these:
1. A top 100,000 Alexa-ranked Website. All of its inner workings including new on-site features, Server-side features (including Email servers), and database/CMS features.
2. Mass Server querying (off from the main website). There are many data crunching projects here that will need your attention.
3. Various other scripting/querying projects that will require you to oversee.
THE MOST IMPORTANT parts of this are:
A) The ability to translate my ideas into feature requests and to manage freelancers/contractors with great communication.
B) Able to see and understand what the programmers across various platforms has done to make sure they are doing a good job (coding).
A big part of your job will be managing with freelancers and various development staff in India, Romania, Sri Lanka, etc.
-You will be writing requirements documents of what the freelancers need to do - based upon my ideas
You will need to be accessible via Skype for CHAT or to be able to leave you a message 24 hours a day.
Very little actual coding needed by you - nearly all of it will be outsourced to freelancers.
You will monitor costs for me in the best way possible..... KEEP PROGRAMMING COSTS LOW!
Working knowledge of all items below is needed:
MySQL performance tuning.
Django, Python, PHP, Perl, and LAMP platform.
EMAIL setup on the server side.
You understand how to protect the site and working security issues.