Web Developer, Front-end (Web Designer/Developer)

@ Indiana University

Web Developer, Front-end (Web Designer/Developer)




Job Description


Department Information

The Office of the Vice President for Research at Indiana University is responsible for research development, research compliance, and research administration. Working with university-wide offices, campus leaders, and deans, the Vice President for Research Office works to increase and diversify research and creative activities at IU, attract external funding for these activities, and develop public-private partnerships, technology transfer, graduate education, and intercampus research opportunities.

Job Summary

The VPRIT Online Services team, within the Office of the Vice President for Research, is seeking a full-time Web Designer/Developer to develop and update websites and web applications using front-end programming languages. Perform testing and quality assurance of websites and web applications. Create web tools and functionality to enhance websites and implement responsive design for mobile compatibility. Act as a liaison between design/creative teams, back-end web developers, and stakeholders to ensure optimal functionality, performance, scalability, and security.

Required Qualifications

Bachelor's degree and two years of front-end web development or related experience. Combinations of related education and experience may be considered. Proficient communication skills. Maintains a high degree of professionalism. Demonstrated time management and priority setting skills. Demonstrates a high commitment to quality. Possesses flexibility to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment. Seeks to acquire knowledge in area of specialty. Highly thorough and dependable. Demonstrates a high level of accuracy, even under pressure. Ability to audit and perform updates to complex developed code systems and projects. Ability to contribute to related file repositories and communicate with peers to ensure project success. Strong understanding of related policy and standards. Strong ability to read and write code in HTML,CSS, JS. Ability to work on developed common JS frameworks and consult on UX related projects. Ability to integrate advanced protocol interfaces (API).

Working Conditions / Demands

This role requires the ability to effectively communicate and to operate a computer and other standard office productivity equipment. The position involves sedentary work as well as periods of time moving around an office environment and the campus. The person in this role must be able to perform the essential functions with or without an accommodation.

Work Location

Bloomington, Indiana

Job Classification

Career Level: Career FLSA: Exempt Job Function: Information Technology Job Family: Web Admin, Design, & Develop Click here to learn more about Indiana University's Job Framework.

Posting Disclaimer

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there may be differences in the working conditions as advertised in our standard job postings (e.g., the ability to travel from one campus to another, etc.). If you are invited for an interview, please discuss your questions or concerns regarding the working conditions at that time. This posting is scheduled to close at 11:59 pm EST on the advertised Close Date. This posting may be closed at any time at the discretion of the University, but will remain open for a minimum of 5 business days. To guarantee full consideration, please submit your application within 5 business days of the Posted Date. If you wish to include a cover letter, you may include it with your resume when uploading attachments.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status. Indiana University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs and activities, including employment and admission, as required by Title IX. Questions or complaints regarding Title IX may be referred to the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights or the university Title IX Coordinator. See Indiana University’s Notice of Non-Discrimination here which includes contact information.

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