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SUMMARY 

Graduate School USA is currently seeking a Webmaster/Developer to be responsible for building, managing, maintaining and enhancing Graduate School’s website. The Webmaster / Developer will work within the 5 person Graduate School Marketing Team and interface with the internal IT department. The applicant will be responsible for taking the vision, requirements, and execution demands of a dynamic and fast paced training and development enterprise to enhance the website designed to excite, engage, and educate our customers. Responsibilities include front and back end development with support for all web needs including but not limited to user interfaces, primary web pages, and campaign landing pages, integration to databases, back-end APIs and front end interaction on browsers.

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Oversees the day-to-day production of web design projects and program activities, including new product integration and landing page development.
  • Provides current knowledge and technical skill with various software, media and coding platforms.
  • Actively leads and participates in the requirements analysis, design, development, and testing of website enhancements, new development, maintenance, and debugging.
  • Leads the collaboration of the physical design and maintenance design, architectural design, and functionality of existing style sheets, the development of new style sheets, and design templates for all websites.
  • Test and troubleshoot all website functions
  • Serves as the day-to-day administration
  • Acts as web architecture expert driving discussions on support, scalability, and maintenance of the servers and architectural components that support the web infrastructure.
  • Leads all web based projects including website enhancements, web-based applications, and database backed websites.
  • Manages security compliance for applications, website environments and data.
  • Testing functional components of web development and integration points into back end systems; this includes ability to work with other IT members to trace data capture to its final cataloging location.
  • Managing and maintaining back-up systems and performing recovery if required.
  • Apply appropriate patches, upgrades, and security fixes.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES 

  • Proven working experience in web programming and leading custom website development and deployment
  • Proven working experience in web programming and leading custom website development and deployment – preferably in an agency setting
  • 5+ years of experience working with WordPress and/or Drupal as a web development tool
  • Demonstrated experience with PHP (5+ years), javascript (5+ years) and MySQL (5+ years) 
  • Functional knowledge of HTML; CSS; AJAX; JAVA Script/Query; C# programming; ASP.Net 4+ Web Forms development; MSSQL Server 2008+.
  • Experience working with AWS environment

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS 

  • Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in a technical discipline
  • Proven working experience in web programming and leading custom website development and deployment
  • 5+ years of experience working with WordPress, Drupal as a web development tool
  • Demonstrated 5+ years of experience with PHP, HTML, CSS, MySQL, Java, and JavaScript.
  • Experience with XML and XSLT for data importing and integration.
  • Web development knowledge of frameworks, AngularJS, Backbone.js, AP, Drupal, and Joomla are all pluses.
  • Mobile app development experience on iOS and/or Android platforms are pluses.
  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills.

 

Interested applicants must submit a resume and cover letter for consideration.

Graduate School USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Location: Staff in Washington, DC
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