IT Technical Specialist II - Web Design Specialist - 498335 - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama

United States


Detailed Job Description

The IT Technical Specialist II performs a broad scope of professional IT activities requiring experienced, professional knowledge and application of IT principles, practices and procedures. Usually requires evaluation, originality or ingenuity.

Additional Department Summary:

The Web Design Specialist is responsible for the graphic design and user interface development for web sites and web applications for the College of Arts and Science's Office of Educational Technology (eTech). This position reports to the Director of Web Development and, with minimal supervision, administers website template creation, provides consultation for projects that include content management graphic design, usability design, photography support; analyzes customer's needs; and implements requirements using appropriate available technologies. The Web Specialist should have strong written and oral communication skills, be well organized and be able to manage multiple projects at one time, be able to work with the other members of the Web Development Team, and act as a mentor for student workers in the Web Development office.

Required Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree or higher and 1 year of experience in a relevant IT field (Student or Graduate Assistant, Intern, or student oriented experience will be considered), OR any equivalent combination of experience, training, education and/or certification from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been obtained. To be considered student experience, it must be detailed in the employment section on the application. Knowledge of intermediate programming, networking, system, multimedia or instructional technology skills. May require intermediate level training or certification.

Additional Required Department Minimum Qualifications:

The Web Design Specialist must have 3-5 years of design experience in developing graphic design solutions for online, internet-based publication or must be able to present a substantive portfolio of prior work. The person should also have a familiarity with content management system technologies. The Web Design Specialist must have the ability to communicate effectively with faculty, staff, and high-ranking administrators throughout the College and University. Management, customer service, problem solving, interpersonal, planning/organizational skills are also required. The Web Design Specialist should be able to work effectively as part of a team, be self-motivated to complete independent tasks, adhere to project deadlines, and utilize creative design skills to design visual projects for College-wide or administrative initiatives. Valid U.S drivers license. Must be at least 21 years of age and have an acceptable motor vehicle report as determined by the insurance carrier. 57 Monthly (exempt): - Minimum - $ 31969.56 Midpoint - $ 46342.44

Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction before a hiring decision is made. EOE/AA

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.

Keyword Phrases

  • E-Tech
  • IT Technical Specialist II - Web Design Specialist
  • The Capstone of Higher Education
  • Student Centered Research University
  • Fostering a diverse student body & workforce
  • Web Development
  • Multimedia
  • Other IT
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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