Application: Open Doors Committee – Technical Volunteer

Position Title: Open Doors Committee – Technical Volunteer

Organization name: Organization for Transformative Works

Committee: Open Doors Committee

Reports to: Open Doors Chair, Open Doors Senior Technical Volunteer

Time Requirements: 3-6 hours/week

Term: 1 year

Role overview: Assist Open Doors with data wrangling fanworks archives to facilitate their import to the Archive of Our Own.

Key Responsibilities

Skills, experience and attributes


  • Essential: SQL language and usage of MySQL
  • Essential: Python, React, Rails or another programming language
  • Essential: Experience using Google Drive and Google Sheets
  • Nice to have: Advanced Sheets/Excel skills


  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Commitment to team building and working effectively as part of a small team
  • Ability to adapt to new software and procedures quickly

Training requirements:

Open Doors volunteers  will be trained in the tools, skills and tasks required for their role.