Social Web Development Contractor

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Founded in 2003, Gaia Online has grown into one of the biggest forum communities in the world. Today, Gaia is the best place on the web to discuss anime, games, comics, sci-fi, fantasy and anything else you can imagine. Gaia is searching for a Social Web Developer with expert knowledge in Discourse forum software to complete a project on a contract basis.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Customize Discourse forum software for Gaia
  • Perform extensive front end modifications to Discourse
  • Perform modifications to Discourse back end to support virtual currency
  • Complete additional project specifications as required.


  • 1+ years’ experience working with a similar virtual good, gaming or mobile app company.
  • Bachelor’s degree or professional work experience in Game Design or Game Engineering.
  • Experience designing projects ranging from simple to complex. 
  • Ruby on Rails, HTML/CSS, Javascript, Social media API integration
Location: San Jose, CA
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