Employment Opportunities

Tavaana is Hiring for the Following Positions:

Persian Language Tech Experts

In addition to this open position, Tavaana is always interested to receive applications from freelance consultants in the following fields: translation, editing (English and Persian), curriculum design and development, research, graphic arts, video production, animation, and more.  Interested freelancers should please send a cover letter, CV, three work samples and references to brittany@eciviced.org


(Persian Language) Tech Experts


The E-Collaborative for Civic Education seeks Persian Language Tech Experts with honesty, integrity, and strong work ethic. ECCE's mission is to leverage technology to promote democracy and human rights internationally. ECCE's flagship project, Tavaana, is an e-learning institute for Iranian civil society. Its companion project TavaanaTech expands Iranians’ digital literacy, digital safety and Internet freedom while bringing consistent focus to civic uses of technology for propelling movements for democracy, human rights and social justice.


  • Website maintenance for both Tavaana and TavaanaTech

  • Creating, editing, and publishing timely tech resources and web content

  • Providing organizational tech support as well as support to Tavaana users through the Help Desk

  • Managing and making recommendations for ECCE’s overall uses of technology, website updates and new features


  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Persian language fluency

  • 3-5 experience with the Iranian technology world, particularly digital safety needs

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

  • Interest in Iran, issues of civic education and civil society are highly desirable

To apply:

Email brittany@eciviced.org with “Persian Language Tech Expert” in the subject line, including the following:

  • Cover letter (detailing exactly why ECCE and this particular position is right for you)

  • Resume (including GPA and relevant coursework)

  • Work samples

  • 3 references