Web Development Consultant


  • Location: DC metro area
  • Date Posted: March 15, 2018
  • Application Deadline: April 13, 2018
  • Job Type: Consultant


Seeking a Web Development Consultant to provide Eurasia Foundation (EF) with website support and online learning support.  The Consultant will assist EF with system improvements, upgrades, website application maintenance as well as Cloud maintenance.  S/he will be responsible for trouble shooting, maintenance and management of a number of websites that EF hosts.


  • Evaluate current training platforms in use based on the training needs of the participants and the programs’ learning objectives
  • Create a strategy document covering the strengths and weaknesses of the current technical platforms and recommendations for improvement
  • Identify alternative learning platforms that would be better suited for the programs’ needs and objectives (including live voice chat systems, forum discussion, Wiki, etc.)
  • Provide a list of suggestions for cost effective technical solutions
  • Cooperate with web designer to match visual design intent
  • Cloud maintenance and application maintenance
  • Monitor cloud hosting and infrastructure
  • Keep systems up-to-date through operating systems upgrades
  • Monitor networking equipment and servers
  • Assist with the implementation, and ongoing support of new software and features
  • Monitor web performance, network availability, and security
  • Oversee troubleshooting for system errors
  • Provide helpdesk support for network issues and handle support tickets
  • Troubleshoot and fix unexpected technical issues
  • Modify configurations, utilities, software, etc.


  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information systems or other related fields
  • Minimum 3 – 5  years of experience web development experience, and server management support
  • Strong knowledge of web applications including security, session management, and best development practices
  • Knowledge of online training platforms
  • Ability to troubleshoot and resolve multiple issues
  • Ability to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently
  • Experienced in research and evaluation in computer systems and web development strategies
  • Interpersonal communication skills



To apply, please send cover letter and resume to jobs@eurasia.org with “Web Development” in the subject line.

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