The University of Texas at Arlington Job
Web Developer (Web Software Specialist)
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FLSA status: Exempt
Posting number: 11-01-28-01-9847
Job status: Open
Date available: Immediately
Position duration: Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Monthly salary $3125 negotiable depending on qualifications.
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Location Arlington, TX
Hiring department Library http://uta.edu/library
Number of vacancies 1
General notes Finalist(s) will be asked to provide a list of 3 professional references (with phone numbers).
Required Application Materials
A Resume is required in order to apply.
Purpose of position: The position provides the opportunity to work in a highly collaborative environment on creative and innovative web projects with the UT Arlington Library. The Web Software Specialist will work as part of a team to build and implement web applications, databases and web pages for the Library’s web presence.
Essential functions: Write advanced web authoring code, and test/ implement web applications, databases and web pages, for the Library’s multiple websites. Work as part of a team and collaborate with Library program areas and University faculty in the development and implementation of web applications, databases and web pages for the Library’s complex primary website, digital collection websites (such as Tejano Voices) and related websites (such as the GIS and Scholarly Communication websites). Work with Library program areas and the user community to gather and document business requirements, conduct process analysis, and draft conceptual designs to develop web applications, databases and web pages for new Library websites. Create technical specifications and detailed web application design documentation based on the analysis of specific Library program areas and University faculty website and web application requirements. Work on multiple web projects with competing deadlines. Administration of the MySQL database platform and the Library’s web test and production servers. Work with Digital Library Services (DLS) team and other Library staff on a routine basis to provide 2nd level technical support to resolve issues relating to the Library’s primary website, digital collections and other websites, resource discovery tools and web application problems, such as web form malfunctions, MySQL database errors and issues, and web pages that incorrectly display.
Marginal/Incidental functions: Keep current on or with the latest software and hardware needed for the development and maintenance of the Library's multiple websites on a continual basis. Other functions as assigned.
Working conditions: May work around standard office conditions. Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation. Climbing of stairs. Lifting and moving.
Use of high-end personal workstations and standard office equipment is required. The DLS team is located in the basement of the Central Library. Security Sensitive; criminal background check conducted.
The University of Texas at Arlington is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, disabilities, veteran status, or sexual orientation. All positions at The University require a Criminal Background Check. Employment offers are contingent upon the results of the Criminal Background Check. Effective August, 2011 UT Arlington will be a tobacco free campus.
Applicants MUST apply online at www.uta.edu/jobs. For questions and assistance, call 817-272-3461. This job may close at any time. Please check www.uta.edu/jobs for a list of currently open positions. UTA is an EO/AA employer.