This position is responsible for the development and programming of web sites and related web applications. This position also administers server systems and technical processes foundational to the upkeep of these websites and their integrated services. Primary duties include web development and system integrations, as well as the development of both internal workflow tools and customer-facing marketing websites. Follow trends and upcoming development in the field of website content delivery. Evaluate new/emerging technologies for potential inclusion in future versions. Remain current and informed on emerging technologies to advise the Director of Marketing.
Bachelor's in Computer Science or related field OR Associate's degree in Computer Science or related field and one year experience. Or three years experience in lieu of degree.
Knowledge of back-end languages (PHP, Nodejs or Python)
Familiarity with relational and non-relational databases (e.g. MySQL, MongoDB)
Basic Linux systems administration knowledge
Experience in open-source PHP based CMS web development or comparable experience
Knowledge of Apache and Nginx web servers
Knowledge of version control repositories (e.g. Git, GitHub, and bitbucket)
Knowledge of RESTAPI
Knowledge of Linux shell scripting
Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite applications.
Experience with continuous integration/continuous delivery tooling (e.g., GitHub Actions, GitLab-CI)
Essential Functions and percent of time::
65% Develop web-based solutions for use in the production of marketing related websites in a content management system (Drupal). The employee will thoroughly test new development to ensure successful software deployment and will deploy new production ready pages, features, and sites.
10% Administer and maintain cloud-based UNIX/Linux-based server infrastructure for a web site delivery. Provide a secure, reliable, and optimized environment for the university web presence.
5% Documentation of code base, processes, customizations, and usability, to ensure the team is accurate in training, standards and dynamic system development.
5% Other duties as assigned.
Wright State University, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, is committed to an inclusive environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities.
To preserve the safety and security of the campus community and to maintain the integrity of university operations, it is the policy of Wright State University making an employment offer contingent on various background checks, such as a criminal record, credit history when job related and/or education verifications. Additionally, an administrative review shall be conducted whenever the university learns that an employee is charged with or convicted of a crime (except for minor vehicle violations). Frequently asked questions related to background checks may be found on the Human resources website at http://www.wright.edu/human-resources.
Effective July 1, 2017, per Policy 7230 Wright State University is tobacco-free. Tobacco use, including the sale, advertising sampling and distribution of tobacco products and tobacco related items is prohibited in all university facilities, on all university owned or leased grounds, university owned or operated residence halls and apartments, and at all university sponsored events regardless of location. Tobacco use is also prohibited in all university vehicles or on any equipment owned, leased or operated by Wright State University. This policy applies to anyone on campus including students, faculty, staff, visitors, consultants, vendors, patients, volunteers, and contractor employees.
Wright State University serves nearly 18,000 students and offers more than 230 undergraduate, graduate, doctoral, and professional degree programs through eight colleges and three schools. Located in the city of Fairborn in Greene County, Ohio, Wright State is conveniently situated adjacent to Wright-Patterson Air Force Base and is less than 10 miles from downtown Dayton. One of our eight colleges, Wright State University–Lake Campus, is a university-operated regional campus on the shores of Grand Lake St. Marys in Celina, Ohio. The Wright State alumni community is more than 109,000 strong. For more information please visit www.wright.edu.