Location: Baltimore, MD Category: Staff Posted On: Thu Feb 11 2021 Job Description:
Goucher College seeks to hire a part-time Web Designer/Developer. Funded by Goucher College's National Endowment for the Humanities grant, this position will design, build, and facilitate access to a digital humanities website for the college. This technical and subject matter expert will work closely with faculty to upgrade, incorporate, and present content related to art, artifacts, books, and documents from the College's collections on a digital platform, and mentor students in the design and web presentation of on-line exhibitions, a vital component of their project-based coursework.
This is a two year grant funded position that will average 25 hours a week.
Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design, Web Design, Art, Marketing, Computer Science, or related field or demonstrated work experience in lieu of degree.
Experience with content management systems such as WordPress or Drupal.
Working knowledge of web servers and databases Experience in design programs such as Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.
Strong time management skills and detail-oriented.
Ability to conceptualize ideas that bring simplicity and user friendliness to webpages.
Demonstrated passion for and coursework in the Humanities.
Command of UI and UX principles, and information architecture.
Knowledge of web standards compliance, SEO, and web accessibility best practices.
Experience with PHP or other scripting language.
If this sounds like an interesting opportunity, and if you are innovative and open to change, we would love to hear from you!
Goucher College is committed to increasing the diversity of our community and seeks applicants dedicated to applying principles of equity and inclusion in all areas of the campus community.
Internal Number: 128246
About Goucher College
Among the 40 Colleges That Change Lives, and ranked first in the nation for study abroad programs by U.S. News & World Report, Goucher is a selective, liberal arts college located 20 minutes north of Baltimore, MD. Goucher enrolls approximately 1,500 undergraduates, 84% of whom live on campus, and 1,200 graduate students. At Goucher, we’re redefining the meaning of a liberal arts education in order to help our students prepare for the jobs of the future. Goucher College is committed to increasing the diversity of our community and seeks applicants dedicated to applying principles of equity and inclusion in all areas of the campus community.