Originally published at: The Paid Side of Open-Source - Skycrafters
How to Make Money While Working on Open-Source Projects Full-Time
So, you want to work in open-source, but you don’t want to work for free? While open-source software is free, not all developers who work on a project are doing it in their free time.
Watch this discussion panel with industry leaders and members of the open-source community who have figured out the path for getting paid to work full-time on open-source projects.
Our panelists will give you an insider view of their day-to-day activities and exciting behind-the-scenes stories about a side of open-source that is rarely discussed. They’ll share advice for the top skills you need to help you stand out and other tips to boost your chances of getting a job.https://youtu.be/MdmTwlUMFKc
Watch to learn
- The best ways to stand out and be noticed by hiring managers
- The additional benefits that come with being paid for contributing to open-source projects
- How notable open-source developers landed jobs at leading open-source companies
- Concrete action items to start your open-source job hunting journey