Junior Software Developer Intern

Details

  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Date Posted: July 25, 2017
  • Application Deadline: August 8, 2017
  • Job Type: Part-time

Summary

The developer will work under the Strategic Initiatives practice area to implement new technological initiatives and maintain current platforms to meet the needs of the users, and help to advance the objectives of Eurasia Foundation programs.
This internship position is available for a junior-level professional seeking to enhance his/her skills in wide variety of technical areas. The intern will be responsible for ensuring the stability and responsiveness of EF’s deployments of Drupal, Moodle, Google Analytics, and Mailchimp as well as assist in future development.  The position will report to the Senior Software Architect. The 3 month paid intership is based on education and experience. 

 

Duties

  • Troubleshoot technical problems, identify and implement solutions; respond to outages and errors for changes on the platforms. Engage with EF personal to make requested changes to the configuration and functionality of the site
  • Keep up with new technological initiatives related to online training and social networking; incorporate changes into current and future programs
  • Building and modifying Drupal modules in current website using Drupal built-in functions
  • Review daily analytics, monitor trends and suggest solutions to Program Officer
  • Continuously develop site navigation, ease, readability, usability, accessibility, appeal to the target audience
  • Assist the Program Officer in other tasks as needed including designing systems for filing, updating intranet communities, keeping up with communications and deadlines

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, IT, or computer engineering (students currently enrolled in above degree programs eligible)
  • Intermediate/Advance with HTML and CSS
  • Experience with Javascript, PHP, MySQL & PostgreSQL
  • Familiarity with Drupal and Drupal module system
  • Familiarity working with web applications such as Moodle, Google analytics, and Google G Suite

 

Apply

Please send a cover letter and resume to jobs@eurasia.org  with Web Developer Internship in the subject.  Please provide references and availability

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