A new service from online employment platform Elance and application programming interface (API) management provider Mashery matches skilled developers with freelance API projects on Elance.
Through Developer Connect, developers with experience building Web and enterprise backend systems to mobile platforms like iOS and Android can quickly tap into Elance’s growing list of API integration projects. In addition, businesses can search the extensive pool of tested and rated contract developers to find the right talent for their next API integration projects.
“By partnering with Mashery, we offer businesses access to developers who can leverage APIs and build all kinds of apps,” says York Poon, vice president of product at Elance. “At the same time, we are increasing the number of API integration jobs available on the Elance platform.”
Businesses seeking developer talent for API integration projects are now able to browse and review pre-screened Elance professionals on the Developer Connect page on the Mashery website. Developer Connect also features an API Jobs category that allows developers to review and apply to new projects on Elance.