Web Programmer: Citizen’s Dashboard for Bangalore’s Lakes

Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment (ATREE), a leading conservation organization in South Asia, is looking for a Web Programmer.

Location: Bangalore.

Project: Citizen’s Dashboard for Bangalore’s Lakes
The Citizen Lake Dashboard project was initiated by ATREE in collaboration with Yuktix Technologies and Biome Environmental Solutions to make relevant data accessible to citizens’ groups. The project aims to support all those citizens’ groups that are actively responsible for maintenance of their lakes, and to ensure that the correct use of data brings in the required social change.

Responsibilities: The job involves create a world class GUI and Visualization Tool for displaying data collected from a network of sensors and data manually entered via a app or web form. The candidate should be proficient in following technologies

  • Modern JavaScript Framework (Angular JS is preferred)
  • PHP scripting
  • MySQL database
  • Web servers (Nginx)

Knowledge of SSH and Unix commands would be essential for deploying and testing your changes. The job involves working with a senior programmer who will provide the API and database details. The candidate should be able to work in a team environment.

Skill(s) required: JavaScript, PHP, MySQL
Who can apply:
Candidates can apply who:

  1. Are available for minimum 6 months duration.
  2. Are pursuing any degree but have relevant skills and interest.
  3. Are currently in any year of study or are recent graduates.

Part time or consultancy positions will be considered.

Remuneration: will be in accordance with qualifications and experience.

Interested candidates should email their CV, names of two references, and contact information to usha.h@atree.org by July 20, 2017.