Job Description

Programmer Analyst 1

Requisition IDreq11847
Working TitleProgrammer Analyst 1
Position Grade12
Position Summary

The Center for Development and Disability (CDD), established in 1990, is New Mexico's University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities Education, Research and Service. These centers, authorized by the Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act, build the capacities of states and communities to respond to the needs of individuals with developmental disabilities and their families.

The CDD is seeking a sharp, organized individual to join the Database and Web Applications team as a Programmer Analyst 1. The work will focus on creation and maintenance of outward facing website applications tailored to the various CDD programs. The right candidate will be committed to providing an excellent presentation of the CDD to the digital world to share information regarding training resources and to provide dissemination of information while ensuring that those the CDD ultimately supports feel welcome when using the website.

Specific job responsibilities will include:

- Development and implementation of WordPress applications according to defined requirements to meet program specific business objectives.

- Creation and maintenance of web content using the Cascade Content Management System.

- Development of systems to manage digital resources including the documentation of processes and end user training.

- Analysis of web content for adherence to the standards set forth in the Website Content Accessibility Guideline (WCAG) and subsequent modification of the website.

- Collaboratively work with teams to develop desired website content and functionality based on criteria defined within contracts.

- Creation of forms and documents to be used by members of the CDD staff and external users for data collection and informational purposes.

See the Position Description for additional information.

Conditions of Employment
  • Specialty licensure/certification may be required, as specified by the department.
  • Successful candidate may be subject to a criminal background check prior to starting work.
Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree; at least 6 months of progressively responsible experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.

Higher education and/or experience that is directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified may be interchangeable on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications

**Be sure to address our preferred qualifications listed below in your cover letter**

  • Proficiency using the Cascade website content management system, including but not limited to HTML and CSS sheets.
  • Expertise in development of WordPress sites using plugins and themes.
  • Ability to develop responsive website designs.
  • Working knowledge of website accessibility guidelines and analysis software.
Additional Requirements
CampusHealth Sciences Center (HSC) - Albuquerque, NM
DepartmentPediatrics Center for Development (997H)
Employment TypeStaff
Staff TypeTerm - Full-Time
Term End Date06/30/2020
StatusExempt
Pay$3,199.73 Minimum to $4,478.93 Midpoint
Benefits EligibleThis is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.
ERB StatementTemporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.
Background Check RequiredNo
For Best Consideration Date1/31/2020
Application Instructions

Only applications submitted throughthe official UNMJobs site will be accepted. If you are viewing this jobadvertisement on a 3rd party site, pleasevisit UNMJobs to submit an application.

To be considered for this position: * Complete the official application; you must include all prior work experience and # of hours worked per week. * Attach your Current Resume; listing three former or current Supervisor References.* Attach your Cover Letter that addresses our Preferred Qualifications.Incomplete Applications may not be considered.

Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran Preference Program webpage for additional details.

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