Web Coordinator

 Bengaluru, Karnataka


National Centre for Biological Sciences (NCBS) - Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR), a premier research Centre is looking for appointment of a Program Manager - Science Communication on contract basis. Selected candidates shall be offered a consolidated pay based on their qualification and experience.


Operating under the broad guidance of the Associate Director, the web coordinator will be responsible for all technical aspects related to the IndiaBioscience website. The IndiaBioscience website is a one-stop online portal for showcasing research in the Life Sciences in India. It has also been a nodal point for collecting and communicating resources for funding, mentoring, networking and careers in science. IndiaBioscience operates largely through a web presence and a key part of this job profile includes promoting and increasing the growth of the overall network across India and abroad, both through the website and other means.


  • Liasioning with website developer(s) to discuss, analyze, or resolve usability issues;
  • For additional features and upgradation of the website; for maintenance of current and upcoming websites, web portals and web services
  • Website administration tasks as keeping track and record of website updates, software licenses and payments to all  web services providers, etc
  • Monitor security and, track, compile, and analyze web site usage/ traffic data and provide data as and when required.
  • Document application and web site changes or change procedures.
  • Database management and hosting
  • Develop or document style guidelines for web site content.
  • Test new software packages for use in web operations or other applications.
  • Develop or implement procedures for ongoing web site revision.
  • Set up or maintain monitoring tools on web servers or web sites.
  • Monitoring new users on the website and making sure no random/malicious registrations are happening
  • Ensuring all IBS data is backed-up on the server and create a reference sheet for anyone interested in accessing this data or adding to it
  • Familiarity to use a wide range of social media communication platforms for outreach and networking
  • Actively participate in all IndiaBioscience activities, and be involved in improvement initiatives.


Essential qualification: MSc/ MTech with minimum 60%

Desirable qualification: PhD


  • Basic familiarity with craft CMS
  • Experience of handling website and understanding of CRAFT
  • Good oral and written skills

To Apply


Step 1: Interested candidates should register ONLINE through the link on our website ( using valid email ID.

Step 2: You will receive an user ID and password on your registered email ID.

Step 3: Using your ID and password you can fill in the application by clicking on “Submit Application”

Step 4: Once you fill in the application you can SAVE or PREVIEW the application. Please Note: Any corrections should be made before you SAVE the application.

Step 5: After you SAVE, you can submit the application by clicking “SUBMIT” (Applicants are requested NOT to send hard copies of applications)

Last date to receive online applications: 25th April, 2018 ( Candidates with relevant experience only should apply and Only candidates shortlisted for the interview will be contacted)

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Posted on 10 Apr 2018.

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