Front End Developer
|Position Title||Front End Developer|
|Department||University Marketing & Communications|
|Location||Main Campus (Houghton, MI)|
|Full-Time Equivalent (1.0=100%)||1.0|
|Appointment Term||12 Month|
|Pay Type||Salary Basis|
|Salary or Hourly Rate||Negotiated based on experience. (No less than $47,500)|
|Position Duration Dependent on External Funding?||No|
|Title of Position Supervisor||Digital Services Manager|
Position Summary Information
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
|Job Description Summary||
Leading public research institution Michigan Technological University is hiring a front end developer.
We call our students crazy smart, but our staff are, too. Here, you’ll get to:
Think working for Michigan Tech is for you? Learn more about us at mtu.edu/about.
The front-end developer will work within University Marketing and Communications to maintain and enhance front-end usability, customize functionality, and perform ongoing maintenance of Michigan Tech websites and related web marketing initiatives.
|Essential Duties & Responsibilities (other duties may be assigned)||
1. Create and promote visually appealing web pages and interfaces that are consistent with Michigan Tech’s integrated marketing/branding program.
|Required Education (minimum requirements)||
• Bachelor’s degree in computer science, or an equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and abilities can be acquired.
|Required Experience (minimum requirements)||
• Three years’ experience in front end development.
|Desirable Education and/or Experience||
• Experience with AJAX, jQuery.
|Required Knowledge, Skills, and/or Abilities (minimum requirements)||
• Demonstrated ability to work well in a fast-paced environment, work independently, and thrive on challenges.
|Desirable Knowledge, Skills, and/or Abilities|
|Language, Mathematical, and/or Reasoning Skills|
|Work Environment and/or Physical Demands||
The work environment is that of a typical office and/or classroom setting. The noise level in the work environment is usually low to moderate.
|Required Training and Other Conditions of Employment||
Every employee at Michigan Technological University will receive the following 3 required training; additional training may be required by the department.
Required University Training:
Posting Detail Information
|Posting Type||Internal & External Posting|
|Internal Posting Date||01/25/2017|
|External Posting Date||01/25/2017|
|Open Until Filled||Yes|
|Special Instructions to Applicants (if applicable)||
Please provide a list of (3) professional references.
|Applicant Special Instructions|
|Provider Special Instructions|
|Confirmation Message To Provider|
Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Do you possess three (3) years' experience in front end development?
- Cover Letter
- Reference List
- Portfolio of Web Pages