Digital Security Expert, Online Training Program


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  • Region: North America
  • Country: United States
  • Job Type: Consultant

Digital Security Expert, Online Training Program  

Location: Global
Date Posted: November 19, 2021
Application Deadline: Rolling 
Job Type: Consultant 

Position Summary
Eurasia Foundation (EF) is accepting applications for an expert on digital security for civil society leaders. For the digital security training, the candidate should introduce the best practices in digital hygiene, using encryption and dual factor authentication, minimizing digital threats for online activists, identifying and responding to cyber threats, among others. The curriculum should also address best practices for in-person safety during implementation of advocacy initiatives. 

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Create weekly topics and subtopics and learning goals for the course curriculum in coordination with Program staff;
  • Design and facilitate content and course structure with the aim of creating an engaging online learning environment for remote participants in coordination with Program staff;
  • Design and facilitate practical assignments and forum discussion questions in line with the course’s desired learning outcomes;
  • The designed curricula should assist community leaders to identify and assess risks associated with their projects;
  • Course content should familiarize community leaders with best practices of digital hygiene strategies and help them to integrate these strategies into their projects; 
  • Work with program staff to modify the content if necessary;
  • Design pre and post course exams for evaluation purposes.

Further information about curriculum design and facilitation expectations will be discussed during the interview process.


  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Information Technology, Graphic Design and Multimedia Creation.
  • Demonstrated experience in training or managing the security of information systems security and development of cyber policy for organizations and projects. 
  • Ability to develop cybersecurity manuals; 
  • Fluency in Farsi / Dari is preferred.