As the research and analysis division of the Economist Group, The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) helps leaders prepare for opportunity, empowering them to act with confidence when making strategic decisions. The EIU is the global standard in providing quality, actionable intelligence to the public and private sector, assessing issues that impact the marketplace for over two hundred countries. The business has a large subscription client base, receiving economic, political and industry analysis through our websites, as well as a consulting business in which we are sometimes required to deliver bespoke content in digital formats (websites, and apps) to clients. Our website is at www.eiu.com.
We have three kinds of work – strategic projects, changes requests and bug fixes, and operational activities – which deliver products to our subscribers, our online Store users and our clients of custom content. Strategic projects can be 3 – 9 months long, with interim releases, with distinct testing phases; smaller changes and bug fixes are bundled into weekly or bi-weekly releases, with testing fitted in. These projects cover the front-end web or other delivery, as well as our backend supporting systems.
EIU Digital, the technology function in the business, are seeking a Web Application Developer (6-month contract) to maintain and update EIU’s websites and applications.
This role will be part of our rapidly growing Gurgaon team, which is connected to a wider Global presence across London and New York.
In the role you would be expected to support in:
Project management and planning
Administrative and progressive activities
To succeed in the role you must have:
Tools & Technology
The following is used by EIU Digital:
Team management & documentation:
We will only consider candidates who can start work immediately or within a month.