Web Developer

Greensboro, Guilford County
Apr 23, 2014
The Division of Continual Learning at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro is seeking a highly motivated front-end web developer with at least two years of experience to help build interactive websites, learning aids, educational activities, and marketing sites for online courses utilizing jQuery, PHP, and Wordpress in a LAMP environment. The candidate should have experience in developing and testing for multiple platforms, good interpersonal skills, an eye for design, and a strong desire to learn and seek out new technologies. Duties include front-end and back-end development. The successful candidate will be responsible for: building sites based on Photoshop or Illustrator designs utilizing HTML, CSS, JavaScript and MySQL; Wordpress site administration, theme development, troubleshooting, and support; creative development and maintenance of online course websites, interactive learning activities, and multimedia motion graphics assets; assisting the design team to promote best practices in usability and keeping pace with current web trends; developing websites, landing pages, micro-sites, banner ads, brochures, and print advertisements for the Online Learning marketing team; testing cross-browser, cross-platform, and/or cross-device compatibility for inconsistencies; some server administration in a Linux environment. Required skills include PHP, HTML, JavaScript (jQuery), CSS, MySQL, and AJAX development; basic Photoshop or Illustrator knowledge for slicing of images to build websites; knowledge of OOP; experience in a LAMP environment; strong communication skills. The following skills are not required but would be beneficial: UI/UX development; HTML5; responsive layouts; mobile development; jQuery plugin authoring; SVN or similar version control; WordPress administration and development; server administration; Codeigniter experience or related PHP framework. A Bachelor’s degree is preferred, however two to five years of work experience in a related field will be considered. Salary commensurate with experience and University pay structure. To apply for position 013455, please visit https://jobsearch.uncg.edu. EEO/AA