Junior Web Developer/Administrator

Job purpose
Our Junior Web Developer/Administrator helps maintain effective and easy-to-use web experiences for the Denver Center for the Performing Arts (www.denvercenter.org). This position is accountable for WordPress front-end development, debugging, QA and content management, as well as back-up support for marketing email creation and delivery.

Duties and Responsibilities
– Lead website development and optimization of denvercenter.org
– Lead identification and evaluation of problems (debugging) across digital properties
– Provide Quality Assurance (QA) of all digital products and marketing campaigns
– Support hosting, data, software updates, debugging and related website issues
– Lead content updates and maintenance in WordPress, including creating and updating images, text and graphics (with in-house designer assistance as needed)
– Contribute to development and delivery of regular DCPA email marketing automation campaigns
– Stay up-to-date on relevant best practices for programming languages (HTML, CSS)
– Learn best practices for Yesmail (or other Email Marketing Service TBD)
– Learn best practices for AudienceView (or other ticketing/CRM system TBD)
– Education or experience with PHP and MySQL nice-to-have
– Represent DCPA at technology and related events
– Exercises great latitude for independent judgment and decision-making. Ultimately responsible for optimal user experiences online. Directs own work with regular check-ins from supervisor.

Qualifications
– Strong working knowledge of HTML, CSS (web and email) and JavaScript
– Strong working knowledge of User Experience (UX) & eCommerce best practices
– Strong collaboration skills
– Strong problem solving and decision-making skills
– Strong time management skills
– Flexible and nimble work style for fast-paced environment
– Experience with website development lifecycle
– Experience with Section 508 accessibility guidelines
– Familiarity with technical SEO best practices

Company
Denver Center for the Performing Arts
Job Type
Full Time
Location
Denver, CO
How to Apply
Via web form