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.
- Web-Based Facilities And Tools
- Problem Solving
- Producing Results
- Web Development Tools
- Information Capture
- Product Development Best Practices: Research, Identification, And Application
- Decision Making And Critical Thinking
- Analytical Thinking
- Requirements Analysis
- Application Maintenance
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