ANALYST, IT - WEB SUPPORT DEVELOPER


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ANALYST, IT - WEB SUPPORT DEVELOPER
Duke OIT

Occupational Summary

Duke Web Services (DWS) is seeking a Web Support Developer to join the Office of Information Technology (OIT) Web Services team. The position is responsible for the maintenance and support of websites and associated digital services in support of Duke University's faculty, staff, and student groups. The position requires a genuine passion for cutting-edge technology, and the ability to assess feasibility of projects and to research and recommend technical solutions. This position reports to the Manager of Duke Web Services in OIT.

DWS has produced award-winning sites, applications, and print materials for many areas of the Duke community.

Work Performed

Maintain responsive websites and applications in Drupal and WordPress. Modify themes using CSS, XHTML, jQuery/JavaScript, and detailed layout techniques.

Perform periodic security updates and upgrades for Drupal and WordPress sites.

Investigate, document, and fix issues reported by clients regarding their supported websites

Develop time estimates for project and support task deliverables.

Maintain expertise on state of the art and emerging web technologies, such as Drupal, CSS3, integration of JavaScript/JQuery, integration of XML/XSLT, and planning and development for multiple devices (mobile, retina screens, digital signage, etc.)
Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

Required:
  • 2 years experience in web development with content management systems including Drupal or WordPress
  • Understanding of and practical experience with some web development technologies including PHP, XHTML, JavaScript, jQuery, and AJAX
  • Ability to continuously learn and assimilate new technologies
  • Motivated, focused and self-guiding; works well on a small team
  • Excellent written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills

Preferred:
  • Familiarity with version control systems, such as Git
  • Experience working in a Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP (LAMP) Web Server environment
  • Understanding of and practical experience with XML, XSLT, and JSON
  • Understanding of and practical experience in responsive web design


Education/Training:
Bachelor's degree (Computer Science, Information Science, or related field preferred) and a minimum of 2 years web development/programming experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

BENEFITS
Duke's comprehensive benefits package includes paid time-off (vacation, holidays, sick leave), health, dental, vision, disability and life insurance, educational assistance, and support for professional development and training. As an employee of Duke University you would also enjoy numerous discounted services such as health club memberships, movie tickets, and cell phone services.

ENVIRONMENT
The Office of Information Technology (OIT) is responsible for managing Duke campus' IT infrastructure, service and support including academic research and enterprise applications. OIT provides leadership and expertise in many areas of Information Technology to Duke entities, including faculty, staff, and students. Specific services delivered include voice, data & video communications, institutional email and administrative applications (payroll, financial ledger, student systems etc.), database, web infrastructure, desktop & helpdesk support, student computing, data center services, and high-performance computing & academic software systems. OIT is also responsible for developing/upgrading the physical IT infrastructure around campus and maintaining 23 student computer labs.

Duke University and Durham are located in the Research Triangle, a region that encompasses one of the nation's premier concentrations of academic, corporate, and public research. The Triangle region is rated among the most desirable areas in North America to live and work and has been identified by Money magazine as one of the "Best Places to Live" in the U.S.
http://newsoffice.duke.edu/all-about-duke-quick-facts-about-duke

Trustworthiness, respect, diversity, learning and teamwork are the hallmarks of Duke's guiding principles. Our accomplishments are dependent on the dedication and expertise of all who work to support Duke's mission.



Requisition Number
401311776

Location
Durham

Duke Entity
CENTRAL ADMIN MANAGEMENT CTR

Job Code
2423 ANALYST, IT

Job Family Level
C

Exempt/Non-Exempt
Exempt

Full Time / Part Time
FULL TIME

Regular / Temporary
Regular

Shift
First/Day

Minimum Qualifications
Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employercommitted to providing employment opportunity without regard to anindividual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, race, religion,sexual orientation, or veteran status.Essential Physical Job Functions:Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System mayinclude essential job functions that require specific physical and/ormental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests forreasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

Education

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Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

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