Web Developer - Spring Arbor University

Company Name Spring Arbor University
Location Spring Arbor, Michigan
Date Posted August 11, 2017
Category Marketing
Job Type Full-time


Responsible for web design for university web system, including usability design, information architecture and navigation; assists in organization of web content; development of multimedia presentations web and mobile platforms; integration of social media into web content.


  • Leads web development projects from inception to deployment throughout the university for arbor.edu, online.arbor.edu and other affiliated sites.
  • Implements improved design, layout and functionality on arbor.edu. Participates in all phases of projects including development, design, testing and production. Utilizing web programming, web production tools, and web frameworks.
  • Utilizes technology to integrate website with CRM as well as with marketing automation systems.
  • Evaluate and adapt new technologies or software products to improve effectiveness of arbor.edu.
  • Monitor usage analytics and implement strategies to improve effectiveness of arbor.edu as well as meet enrollment goals.
  • Responsible for all of the responsive web design, look and feel (CSS, image/icon selection, etc.), and client/browser side interactions/UI (Javascript/HTML5).
  • Develops and manages web development and support procedures, tools, and documentation. This includes writing scope documents, managing source code, and developing technical support standards and procedures.
  • Establishes procedures to support research and development activities to determine the suitability of new technology and procedures to the SAU environment.
  • Support departments via CMS training, usage assistance and account administration.


  • Expert in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript with a strong grasp of responsive design and web frameworks like JQuery and Foundation.
  • Candidate must be able to prioritize and complete multiple tasks, possess excellent interpersonal, analytical, problem-solving, research, project management, written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience in leading some or all of the components in web development projects.
  • Candidate must have excellent organizational skills, the ability to work both independently and in a team environment.
  • Individual will exhibit a life and service that is in full accord with the Spring Arbor University Concept and Community Covenant.
  • Experience working in multicultural academic environments preferred and individuals from diverse populations are encouraged to apply.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • Bachelor’s degree desired in computer science, information technology or related field.
  • Two years of experience with Wordpress or other open source management systems.
  • Four years of technical experience in web applications, web design, enterprise applications and relational databases.
  • Knowledge in applying usability, accessibility, and user-centered design principles.
  • Two years in developing mobile applications or web sites that utilize “responsive design”.
  • Experience with source control systems like GIT or BitBucket.
  • Familiarity with ASP.Net (WebForms, C#, .ascx files), SQL Server, and Active Directory.

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