Website Designer

Killeen, TX
Oct 05, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

diversity employer

Texas A&M University-Central Texas was born in the spirit of community cooperation on May 27, 2009 as a member of The Texas A&M University System, one of the largest systems of higher education in the nation. A&M-Central Texas is a military friendly, upper-level institution offering bachelor's and master's degrees for life's next chapter.

Males, age 18 through 25, must be properly registered with the Selective Service System to be eligible for hire. This position is designated as a security sensitive position and requires a satisfactory criminal history background check.

In order to comply with federal export control regulation, applicants must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident, temporary resident, refugee or asylee to be considered for this position.

Proof of education required upon hire.

Texas A&M University-Central Texas, a member of the Texas A&M University System, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer and Educator and is committed to excellence through diversity.

Crime Awareness and Campus Safety/Annual Fire Safety Report:

Texas A&M -Central Texas (TAMCT) is committed to assisting all members of the TAMUCT community in providing for their own safety and security. Information regarding campus security, personal safety, and fire safety including the Jeanne Cleary Campus Safety Report is available at:

If you would like to receive a hard copy of the Crime Awareness and Campus Safety/Annual Fire Safety Report, or reports from previous years, you may stop by the University Police Department located at Founder's Hall, Room 103 or you may request that a hard copy be mailed to you by calling (254) 501-5801.

Position Details

Posting Number 101S

Position Title Website Designer

Work Site Location Killeen

Duration of Position Budgeted- FT

Salary Minimum $34,686 - $45,000 (depending on experience)

Physical Demands

Job Summary/Basic Function

The Website Designer, under general supervision, is responsible for the design and maintenance of websites.

Minimum Education/Experience/Skills

Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience. Some experience in website design and programming.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Ability to multitask and work cooperatively with others.

Preferred Education/Experience/Skills

• 2 or more years of professional experience in web design.
• Advanced certification in web design, design tools, or web scripting languages.
• Experience with Google Analytics and Google Web Master Tools.
• Experience with Content Management Systems (Cascade) and associated API's.
• Experience with digital signage and early alert systems.
• Experience in technical writing or copy editing.
• Familiar with web portals and learning management systems, such as Luminis, OneCampus, Canvas, etc.

Expert understanding of common web scripting languages and databases, to include XLST, Velocity, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, and MySQL.

Expert skills with Adobe Acrobat, Photoshop, and Illustrator.

Strong understanding of web accessibility standards, to include Section 508 and WCAG 2.0.

Strong verbal communication, written communication, and design process skills.

Work Hours

Mon-Fri; 8am-5pm
Some evenings & weekends as needed per supervisor direction.

Posting Date 10/04/2017

Closing Date 10/18/2017

Open Until Filled No

Special Instructions to Applicants

Letter of References may be emailed to to be uploaded with your application.

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Proposed Job Duties

On this screen, please list in order of importance, and in detail, the job function and duties assigned to this position and estimate the percentage of time given to each function.

Job Duties

Percent of total time 40 Responsibility / Duty

Use various scripting languages and media creation tools to design and maintain the university website, web applications, and digital signage content, while complying with all Federal, State, TAMUS, and university brand standards and accessibility guidelines.

Percent of total time 20 Responsibility / Duty

Monitor existing web content for usage, accuracy, and accessibility compliance; coordinate corrections with university stakeholders and internal team members as needed; and provide reports related to accessibility and analytics to stakeholders at all levels.

Percent of total time 15 Responsibility / Duty

Consult with university departments and student organizations to gather content materials used to create and maintain the university website, extension websites, and other digital media.

Percent of total time 10 Responsibility / Duty

Train and support faculty, staff, and students in the use of web content management, digital signage, and early alert systems; and assist in the creation and maintenance of training materials related to those systems.

Percent of total time 10 Responsibility / Duty

Research and recommend web applications for use in the academic and business environments, to include applications, plugins, and APIs.

Percent of total time 5 Responsibility / Duty

Perform other related duties as assigned, such as serving on governance committees, representing the institution at professional conferences, etc.

Supplemental Questions for Posting

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience? Some experience in website design and web content creation.
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have 2 or more years of professional experience in web design?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Document
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Reference 1
  2. Letter of Reference 2
  3. Letter of Reference 3


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