Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
This position is full-time and works approximately 40 hours per week.
Department Name/Job Location:
This position is in the Department of Surgery. The position is located at the Mid Campus Center. This position is for the Medical School Campus.
The Website Developer will expand and enhance a department or division's online presence through new website content development, feature sections, and timely postings.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Manage the production of copy, art and other page elements throughout the website development process.
Ensure that all web site content is uploaded to the site on a timely basis, refreshed and updated according to the content schedule and that information and its design flow adheres to department specifications and is conducive to a user friendly find/view pattern.
Maintain cross-platform and cross-browser compatibility so that the web site is accessible from a variety of different environments.
Evaluate all content for its value in search engine optimization according to key word frequency, key word density, formatting, etc.
Produce site traffic analysis and monthly senior management reports and aid in interpreting results and potential impact.
Design, program, test and document web applications used by and for the department or division.
Act as a liaison to obtain clearance on copyrighted material ensuring all issues are resolved and no personal health information is available or collected on any portion of the site.
Perform other related duties as necessary.
Bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent and one to three years of HTML experience in an online production environment.
Experience in launching new websites and/or redesigning existing websites is preferred (portfolio requested).
Knowledge of web development, applications and technology, including HTML, Java Script, Photoshop, PHP, and HTML editing tools.
Knowledge of basic principles of interface usability.
Written and verbal communication skills.
Proven ability to develop websites.
Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
The hiring range for this position is $56,472 - $73,403 annually.
Please attach a copy of your most current signed performance evaluation (completed within the last 18 months) to your online account. If you have not received a performance evaluation, you may provide two current signed letters of recommendation (written within the last 18 months), preferably to include one letter from either a current or recent former supervisor. To attach these documents, go to: My Career Tools, Add Attachment, Attachment Type – Performance Reviews or Letters of Recommendation.
All external candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening for this position. Current employees applying for a new position within the university may be subject to this requirement. The screenings will include a criminal background check and, as applicable for the position, other background checks, drug screen, employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, certain vaccinations and/or governmental registry checks. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening.
Washington University in St. Louis, a medium-sized, independent university, is dedicated to challenging its faculty and students alike to seek new knowledge and greater understanding of an ever-changing, multicultural world. The University offers more than 90 programs and almost 1,500 courses leading to bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees in a broad spectrum of traditional and interdisciplinary fields, with additional opportunities for minor concentrations and individualized programs. The faculty is composed of scholars, scientists, artists and members of the learned professions. They serve society by teaching; by adding to the store of human art, creativity, understanding, and wisdom; and by providing direct services, such as health care.