Web Site Designer / Developer

Position Details

Position Information

Title Web Site Designer / Developer
Department Academic Inits & Stdnt Success (9932)
Location Main Campus
Position Summary

The University of Arizona Online Marketing Team is seeking a web developer to join our fast-paced, creative group. We are a growth marketing team supporting the University of Arizona’s world-class online campus. The web developer is a key team member, who works in collaboration with the development lead to coordinate and execute web development projects, including participating in planning, developing front-end functionality, quality assurance testing and documentation. This position is also responsible for development and execution of various web-based media initiatives. Successful candidates will possess project management, web development, and communication skills.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state retirement plan; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

The University of Arizona has been listed by Forbes as one of America’s Best Employers in the United States and WorldatWork and the Arizona Department of Health Services have recognized us for our innovative work-life programs. For more information about working at the University of Arizona, please click here.

Duties & Responsibilities

*Participate as a team member in web site development projects
*Consult with leadership, fellow team members and outside experts regarding graphics, user experience and content requirements for web development assignments.
*Work independently and with the lead developer to develop innovative web site features and functionality that adhere to usability and accessibility standards.
*Create content types and implement theme templates in Drupal using CSS, JavaScript and HTML Assist in maintenance, code review, documentation and other tasks supporting existing sites.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Minimum Qualifications
  • Proficient in JavaScript, CSS, and HTML5 Ability to work within the constraints of a content management system and build maintainable, scalable data structures/content models.
  • Experience working in, and coding for, the Drupal 7 content management system.
  • Knowledge of web standards and protocols including structuring content to meet usability and accessibility standards.
  • Demonstrated ability to work individually and with team members on multiple projects with tight deadlines.
Arizona Board of Regents Minimum Qualifications

Three years of progressively responsible web site design and/or development experience; OR, an Associate’s degree in a related field AND two years of web site design and/or development experience; OR, Any equivalent combination of experience, training and/or education.

Preferred Qualifications

*Professional background that includes Drupal 7 administration, configuration and maintenance User interface/front-end development experience.
*Experience using the Bootstrap front-end component library.
*Experience coding with PHP and working with MySQL databases.
*Knowledge of responsive design and mobile site design trends.
*Knowledge of information architecture, user-centered design, and usability testing.
*Familiarity with semantic content structure and SEO best practices.

Full Time/Part Time Full Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week 40
Job Category Computer, Engineering and Technical
Benefits Eligible Yes - Full Benefits
FLSA Non-Exempt
Posted Rate of Pay $19.33 - $24.57 Per Hour
Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S24554
Number of Vacancies One
Desired Start Date 03/12/2018
Position End Date (if temporary)
Limited to Current UA Employees No
Contact Information for Candidates

Eugene Lyman

Open Date 02/06/2018
Review Start Date 02/12/2018
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant
Quick Link for Internal Postings http://uacareers.com/postings/26449
Diversity Statement

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. We translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we encourage diverse candidates to apply, including people of color, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Where did you first learn about this position?
    • Arizona Daily Star
    • Arizona Republic
    • ArizonaDiversity.com
    • Careerbuilder.com
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Department of Economic Security (DES)
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • HigherEdsJobs.com
    • Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education
    • Indeed.com
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • Jobing.Com
    • LinkedIn
    • Local Job Banks
    • Pima County One-Stop
    • Professional Conference
    • Professional journal/publication
    • Referred by UA Employee
    • Invited by Dept to Apply
    • UA Website
    • Other
  2. * Do you have three years of progressively responsible web site design and/or development experience; OR, an Associate's degree in a related field AND two years of web site design and/or development experience; OR, any equivalent combination of experience, training and/or education?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
Optional Documents