Digital Empowerment Foundation is always looking for enthusiastic interns, volunteers, researchers, writers and travellers, and degree or qualification is never a criterion. In fact, anybody, who is interested in ensuring ICT tools and digital media are used for helping the poorest of poor in the remotest of remote locations in an effort to pull them out of information darkness and empower them with digital literacy and access to information, can apply for an opportunity to work with DEF India.

Position: Graphic Designer

Job Description:
Digital Empowerment Foundation (DEF) is looking for a Graphic Desighner who can produces digital solutions for the communication needs of the organization/client, using a mix of creative skills and commercial awareness.

The ideal candidate should specialize in creating designs for the web, mobile and social media to help the organization engage and inspire its audiences. We are looking for an experienced Graphic Designer, who shares our passion and drive, to join the DEF team.
 

About the Organisation:
New Delhi-based Digital Empowerment Foundation (DEF) seeks sustainable digital interventions to overcome lack of information in rural and remote locations of India. It aims to connect unreached and underserved communities and empower them with digital tools, internet and last mile connectivity to achieve greater socio-economic equality.
 

Location:
New Delhi
 

Employment Type:
Full time
 

Contractual Period:
One year
 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Create design projects, from conception to delivery by studying information and materials
  • Establish and maintain best practices and design methods for art direction and stay abreast of rich media techniques, emerging technologies and latest web trends
  • Illustrates concept by designing rough layout of art and copy regarding arrangement, size, type size, style and related aesthetic concepts
  • Obtains approval of concept by submitting rough layout for approval
  • Prepares finished copy and art by operating typesetting, printing and similar equipment
  • Prepares final layout by marking and pasting up finished copy and art
  • Completes projects by coordinating with outside agencies, art services, printers etc.
  • Maintains technical knowledge by attending design workshops; reviewing professional publications; and participating in professional societies
  • Knowledge of design patterns, consumer psychology, and visual trends essential
  • Should be a creative and pragmatic problem solver
  • Professional, team player with strong interpersonal skills and contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed

 

Educational Qualification:

Graduate

 

Professional Qualification:

Desktop Publishing, Graphic Designing

 

Computer Literacy:

Advance

 

Other Qualification and Experience:

  • Strong graphic design skills
  • Layout skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Creativity
  • Flexibility
  • Attention to detail
  • Deadline-oriented
  • Desktop publishing tools and graphic design software like Coral Draw, Illustrator, Indesign and Photoshop
  • Acute vision
  • Time-management skills
  • Communication skills

 

Salary offered:

30,000 – 40,000 per month

 

To apply
Please send your CV to nidhi.jain@defindia.org with the name of the post in the subject line. Please note, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Position: Senior Software Developer

Location:
Delhi
 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work with product manager to understand business requirements and turn them into technical specification and write high quality code
  • Participate in peer-reviews of solution design and related code
  • Package and support deployment of releases
  • Develop, refine, and tune integrations between applications
  • Analyze and resolve technical and application problems
  • Create technical specifications and test plans

 

Competency / Specialization:

  • Extensive experience with C# and ASP.net / .NET Core 2.0 / .NET Web API core framework concepts and fundamentals/ MVC
  • REST Web services & API Experience
  • Strong architectural knowledge with two or more of – Micro Services, 12 Factor Applications and Event Driven architectures
  • Messaging knowledge (Topics, Queues & Publish Subscribe)
  • Experience with database development including relational database design, SQL, and ORM
  • Agile Delivery experience
  • Deploying .Net Core web application/api in Windows and Linux
  • Experience with web development technologies including ASP.NET, MVC3, EF, HTML, JavaScript, JQuery, AJAX and CSS, LINQ.
  • Experience with core Microsoft .Net technologies including: WCF, LINQ, and EF
  • Experience designing and developing enterprise grade software
  • Experience with source control management systems and deployment environment
  • Experience with debugging, performance profiling and optimization.
  • Comprehensive understanding of object-oriented and service-oriented application development techniques and theories
  • Internally motivated, able to work proficiently both independently and in a team environment
  • Strong communication skills with both internal team members and external business stakeholders
  • Experience with user interface design and prototyping

 

Educational Qualification:

B.Tech/BE in IT/CS from any recognized university.

 

Professional Qualification:

3-5 years

 

Communication (English / Hindi / Other Language):

English/Hindi

 

To apply
Please send your CV to nidhi.jain@defindia.org with the name of the post in the subject line. Please note, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.