HERC: Metro New York & Southern Connecticut Web Support Specialist, FAS in New Haven, Connecticut
Employer Name: Yale University
- Defines site objectives by analyzing user requirements and expectations; envisioning system features and functionality. 2. Participates in the design and development of user interfaces to Internet/intranet applications by setting expectations and features priorities throughout development life cycle; determining design methodologies and tool sets; completing programming using languages and software products; designing and conducting tests. 3. Recommends system solutions by comparing advantages and disadvantages of custom development and purchase alternatives. 4. Integrates applications by designing database architecture and server scripting; studying and establishing connectivity with network systems, search engines, and information servers. 5. Creates multimedia applications by using authoring tools. 6. Completes applications development by coordinating requirements, schedules, and activities; contributing to team meetings; troubleshooting development and production problems across multiple environments and operating platforms. 7. Supports users by developing documentation and assistance tools. 8. Updates job knowledge by researching new internet/intranet technologies and software products; participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations. 9. May perform other duties as assigned. Preferred Education: Previous experience with the YaleSites Drupal platform and experience working in a higher education environment are a plus. Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Previous experience with the YaleSites Drupal platform and experience working in a higher education environment are a plus. Required Skill/ability 5: Self-starter with strong work ethic, ability working on deadlines. Ability to work both collaboratively and independently in an organized and productive manner. Posting Position Title: Web Applications Developer Required Skill/ability 3: Excellent interpersonal skills, with an ability to work with faculty, staff, and administrators. Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day) University Job Title: Web Support Specialist, FAS Required Skill/ability 1: Knowledge of HTML5, CSS, Drupal (Versions 7 and 9), Wordpress, Adobe Creative Suite, Excel, Word, and Outlook required. Required Skill/ability 4: Demonstrated organizational skills and ability to manage multiple complex projects with multiple stakeholders. Required Skill/ability 2: Strong written and oral communication skills; proven ability to articulate ideas in verbal and written communications to a variety of audiences and stakeholders. Bachelor's Degree in a related field and a minimum of two years of related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.