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Web Developer
Ref No.: 17-00999
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Position Type: Contract 6 months
Web Developer

This  is a project based position for a Web Developer developer who will  create and deploy user interfaces (UI) for websites and web applications that improve user experience (UX) in alignment with the business objectives of a project, strategic direction, and branding standards. He/she will work collaboratively with the project team to conceptualize, design, prototype and build websites and web applications that define innovative user interfaces and interaction styles and patterns. They will coordinate and conduct usability testing to identify and solve interface problems, and helps inform development of user-friendly web experiences.

The role will be to assist with the migration of  department and program websites into a WordPress responsive design framework.
Duties will include:
-Working with IS&T to clone and migrate sites into a WordPress staging environment
-Working with  IT and  Communications to move content into a new information architecture
-Serving as a point of contact to field questions from  departments during the process
-Helping departments and programs use GatherContent (content editing tool)
-Reviewing and editing departments’ site content
-Working with IS&T to make sites live once they are completed
-Assist  Communications with content development in GatherContent and WordPress for the redesign of the main  website