Job @ MCA Chicago

Web Developer

The Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago seeks to engage a Web Developer on an independent contractor basis to create, develop, and implement initiatives and enhancements to the MCA’s website and to provide accurate and timely daily updates. The Web Developer will facilitate the creation of new pages and sections as requested by the Multimedia Manager. He/she will work to maintain and make improvements to the website’s content management system. He/she will also act as the liaison with various web-related service providers (web host, Yahoo!, MailChimp, etc) and assist and advise other departments on technology interfaces and applications, such as YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, etc.

Schedule will be a flexible 20-24 hours per week. This contract will be through March 30, 2012, with possibility for renewal.

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience required. Three to five years professional experience in web development required. Development experience with and knowledge of: Clean, semantically correct HTML(5), CSS, JavaScript (with and without frameworks like jQuery), PHP/MySQL, creation and use of web services (i.e. REST) via JSON or XML, E-commerce gateways (i.e. Authorize or Stripe). Experience with Adobe Creative Suite applications as well as Windows and Mac computers.

Please send a cover letter and resume including links to relevant websites to webteam@mcachicago.orgNo calls please.


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