The Associate, Web Developer works with the Manager of Web Development in collaboration with designers and members of the marketing team to develop and maintain all content on Teach For America's website (www.teachforamerica.org).
The Associate, Web Developer is a new role that reports to the Managing Director of Digital Initiatives on Teach For America's marketing team.
The Associate, Web Developer will play a key role in several major marketing initiatives, including a complete overhaul of the website's design and codebase. As a result, the Associate, Web Developer will have a direct impact on the Marketing team's goals and on Teach For America's overall mission.
<b>Anti-Discrimination Policy and Commitment to Diversity</b>
Teach For America seeks individuals of all ethnic and racial backgrounds to apply for this position. We are committed to maximizing the diversity of our organization, as we want to engage all those who can contribute to this effort.
<b>Application Requirements and Process</b>
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Please submit your resume and one-page cover letter with your application.
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Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
Working with the Manager of Web Development to design, code, and test new dynamic site features
Executing all front-end web development, including content updates, implementing design changes to site templates and so on
Coding HTML e-mails for marketing campaigns
Working with the Manager of Digital Analysis to customize Google Analytics and Google Web Optimizer code
Creating and updating graphics in consultation with in-house designers
1-3 years of experience in web development, including front-end and programming work
Bachelor's degree required, preferably in computer science or a related field
Experience working with technology, marketing, and design teams
Expertise coding standards-compliant XHTML/HTML and CSS
Experience working with web frameworks, such as Django and Rails
Familiarity with e-mail marketing tools and knowledge of cross-vendor compatibility (e.g. Outlook, Gmail, Yahoo)
Expertise in, or willingness to learn, Google Analytics and/or Google Web Optimizer
Knowledge of Photoshop and basic image editing skills
A positive attitude and a passion for creating beautiful and functional web applications
Salary for this position is competitive and depends on prior experience. In addition, a comprehensive benefits package is included.