Vacancy for UFAZ Front End Developer-Consultant

Vacancy for Front End Developer-Consultant


Brief description of UFAZ: UFAZ is an ambitious project initiated by the Presidents of the French Republic and the Republic of Azerbaijan in 2014. It is administered by the historic university of Azerbaijan - the Azerbaijan State Oil and Industry University (ASOIU) from the Azerbaijani side and the prestigious University of Strasbourg (Unistra) from the French side. 

UFAZ delivers 2 national diplomas (French and Azerbaijani) at the Bachelor level in the following specialties: Computer Sciences, Chemical Engineering, Geophysics, Oil and Gas engineering. Tuition language is English.


Position description:


Position name: Front End Developer-Consultant

Position in the organizational structure: Attached to the IT department of the French-Azerbaijani University (UFAZ), under the supervision of the IT Manager of UFAZ.

Type of contract: Service Contract (VOEN required).

Start date: ASAP (early March).


Job Description:

  • Developing front end website architecture.
  • Designing user interactions on web pages.
  • Developing back end website applications.
  • Creating servers and databases for functionality.
  • Ensuring cross-platform optimization for mobile phones.
  • Ensuring responsiveness of applications.
  • Working alongside graphic designers for web design features.
  • Seeing through a project from conception to finished product.
  • Meeting both technical and consumer needs.
  • Staying abreast of developments in web applications and programming languages.



  • Degree in Computer Science.
  • Strong organizational and project management skills.
  • Proficiency in fundamental front end languages such as HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
  • Familiarity with JavaScript frameworks such as Angular JS, React and Amber.
  • Sufficient understanding of server-side languages, especially Python
  • Familiarity with Django (Python) web application framework
  • Familiarity with database technology such as Postgresql.
  • Excellent verbal communication skills.
  • Good problem-solving skills.
  • Attention to detail.


c)   Specialization and diploma

  • Degree in Computer Science
  • Compulsory knowledge of English (proficient written and oral skills).


Interested candidates are requested to submit in PDF format in English language:


(1) a letter of interest and motivation specifying suitability for the position

(2) an updated resume


Send materials via e-mail to: specifying the Job Title in the subject line.


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. The cut-off date for application is February 26, 2020.


For more information about UFAZ, please visit