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Web Developer and User Interface Designer
The Web Developer and User Interface Designer is responsible for conducting website design and user interface planning, design, implementation, testing and assessment for internal communications purposes, external communications and marketing purposes and instructional services.
Minimum Requirements: Demonstrated effective communication and interpersonal skills.
Basic understanding of common software architectures and IT infrastructure technologies, especially presentation layer technologies.
Demonstrated experience implementing user interface design best practices and guidelines in websites and/or production software.
Demonstrated knowledge of design principles and guidelines for area of expertise (i.e., visual design, interaction design, information/data visualization, user interface software).
Effective time management skills.
Demonstrated ability to communicate technical information to technical and non-technical personnel at various levels in the organization.
Basic knowledge of relevant processes and procedures.
Skills in diagramming, prototyping and using design tools.
Self-motivated and works independently and as part of a team. Demonstrates problem solving skills. Able to learn effectively and meet deadlines.
Demonstrated experience developing for and managing content in modern CMS tools such as Drupal, WordPress, Joomia, and/or Magento. Experience creating custom modules and plugins to extend core CMS functionality. Experience designing web CMS content that adheres to WCAG 2.0 accessibility standards.
Demonstrated experience with a range of server-side web programming languages and frameworks, such as ASP.NET, C#/Java, PHP, Ruby or Rails, and/or Python. Experience with relational (such as MS SQL, MySQL, or Oracle) and NoSQL databases (such as MongoDB, RavenDB, or CouchDB) including database design, performance optimization, and programming (triggers, stored procedures, views)
Demonstrated experience with object-oriented software design and developing complex applications using C#, Java, or PHP and the related ability to show intermediate understanding of programming techniques and patterns. This will include creative, thoughtful and disciplined technical problem solving practices.
Ability to foster a respectful, cooperative, professional and courteous environment, maintain confidentiality and employ tact and diplomacy.
Ability to accurately apply a wide variety of policies and procedures.
Basic web and/or software development skills.
Demonstrated experience with the SDLC and project management techniques and methodologies including Agile, Scrum, and /or Waterfall. Experience working as an individual contributor in a managed team environment.
Demonstrated experience with project management tools such as (JIRA, FogBugz, Basecamp, or WorkFront) and source control/software versioning tools (Such as Git, Subversion, Mercurial or Team Foundation Server).