Idea Stage
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COBOL to fight COVID

States are running short of COBOL developers to deal with the influx of unemployment claims. Let's help!

Global
Created over 1 year ago
30 Volunteers

About the Project

Description

States are running short of COBOL developers to deal with the influx of unemployment claims: https://www.cnn.com/2020/04/08/business/coronavirus-cobol-programmers-new-jersey-trnd/index.html

Putting together a group here of folks who are interested in volunteering. If we can put together enough of a crew, we can present to the states who need and help out.

Let me know if you're interested!

How far along is it

Brand new.

Help Needed

Skills needed
Software
Tasks that need to get done

Whatever the states need. This is first an attempt to see if we can put together enough COBOL devs to be useful.

Project details

Who is already working on this

Misha Leybovich is a startup CEO who's built products for millions of people, raised millions of dollars, built teams, and earned patents. He's an alum of MIT, Berkeley, and McKinsey.

Number of volunteers needed
1-10
Preferred Volunteer location
Remote
Organization status
Not specified