Web Application Developer

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
Oct 03, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: Web Application Developer

Position Type: University Managerial and Professional Staff

Department: School of Medicine, Institutional Analysis and Computing

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 05-24-2017

Posting Summary:
The School of Medicine's Institutional Analysis team seeks a Web Application Developer. The Web Application Developer will work with the Research Computing team to develop an online educational platform for campus-wide programs in computational science and engineering. Another responsibility is to develop, maintain and enhance current SOMRC and CADRE websites.

Candidates must have a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, Computer Engineering or related discipline. Relevant experience may be considered in lieu of a degree. The successful candidate must have at least three years of experience with web front-end design, client-side skills such as CSS, LESS/SASS, and various JavaScript frameworks, as well as: programmatic web ? ideally Python, in the form of Flask or Django, but could also be PHP; consuming external APIs and data sources; and JQuery or how to work with other dynamic page elements.

Preference will be given to candidates that have experience with SQL ? either MySQL or Postgres, designing tables and simple data structures, queries, etc. Experience using version control (Git) and Cloud hosting solutions (AWS), as well as with development of online learning management system, are also preferable. Experience with MOOC platform development is also a plus.

This is a restricted position contingent upon the continued availability of funds. This salaried position is expected to last six-months, with the possibility of being extended or end-date removed to become a permanent restricted position after the initial development project.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Need to be a creative thinker, a self-starter, and a team player.

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