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Web Developer I


Under direct supervision, works to develop and deploy websites including designing web architecture, codes less complex websites using HTML or other web-based programming languages. Responsible for maintaining a functioning user-accessible website.  Writes technical documentation regarding the website’s technical requirements. Typically requires a Bachelor’s degree in computer science.

Examples of Work

Job functions are specific duties that would be included in the essential functions of the job description.  These functions are not all-inclusive nor do they cover the full extent of the duties performed.

  • Analyzes user needs to determine technical requirements
  • Designs, builds, and/or maintains websites and web applications.
  • Prioritize needs, resolves conflicts, develops functional criteria, or choose appropriate solutions.
  • Ensures that code it is valid, is properly structured is secure, meets industry standards and is compatible with browsers, devices, or operating systems.
  • Maintains understanding of current web technologies or programming practices through continuing education, reading or participation in professional conferences, workshops or groups
  • Validates test routines and schedules to ensure that test cases mimic external interfaces and addresses all browser device types.

Education and Experience

A bachelor’s degree in an appropriate area of specialization or an associate degree and two years of experience.

Licensure and Certification



This position has no supervisory responsibilities.


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