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UT Health Web Developer III for Surgery - Houston, TX in Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas

Web Developer III for Surgery - Houston, TX

Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas



McGovern Medical School at UTHealth

Requisition #: 190001NA

Position Summary:

We are looking for a Web Developer III who will work with our surgery department. This employee interfaces with unit administrators, content experts, technical staff, and publishers to assist in the development and online distribution of Web materials. Creates, designs, and produces Web content. For this department your focus will be on the surgery websites. They need to be updated to reflect current bios for the staff and quarterly newsletters. This developer will not be required to do coding or anything more than utilizing web content software to make adjustments to copy and sites.

Software used in this role include:

Adobe Cloud



In Design

This is a full time position that is classified as exempt. It will require the employee to report to an office in the Texas Medical Center. It is eligible for full benefits including healthcare coverage and a pension run by the State of Texas.

Position Key Accountabilities:

  1. Provide management of Web site content to include creation, addition, and removal of information from the Web site.

  2. Plans site design with an emphasis on Web usability.

  3. Develops and maintains Web application interfaces or programs in at least one object oriented programming language.

  4. Creates dynamic Web pages.

  5. Develops Web site(s) information architecture.

  6. Uses advanced photo editing skills for the creation of graphics, animated graphics and retouching images.

  7. Creates and captions audio or video files for distribution on Web sites.

  8. Creates and maintains databases. Adding, deleting, and changing database records as required.

  9. Keeps current on overall Web publishing technologies available for the creation and distribution of Web-based materials.

  10. Conducts usability testing.

  11. Contributes to the university’s usability standards.

  12. Determines where files are placed on a Web site and authorizes access rights to appropriate individuals.

  13. Conducts cross-browser functionality testing.

  14. Develops annual program or departmental budget for Web.

  15. Contributes to university Web guidelines through interaction with other leaders in Web development.

  16. Develops program or departmental strategic goals for Web site(s); may contribute to university Web development strategic goals through interaction with other leaders in Web development.

  17. Promotes the program or department through the departmental Web site(s).

  18. May supervise others.

  19. Other duties as assigned.


  • HTML, Graphic creation, Graphic software, Digital Equipment/Scanners, Cascading Style Sheet (CSS), META data, Web editing software, audio/visual software.

  • Advanced understanding of accessibility and usability concepts, information architecture, Web page design, database concepts, browser/platform-specific functionality, security issues and a basic understanding of Web standards.

  • Coding dynamic Web pages: Active Server Pages (ASP) or Java Server Pages (JSP) or Coldfusion (CFM).

  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Content Management System (CMS).

  • Scripting languages: jscript or vbscript or perl, etc.

  • Prefer A+ Certification and/or Certified Internet Webmaster (CIW) certification.

  • Understanding of project management skills, budgeting concepts, performance management and strategic planning abilities.

Minimum Education:

Bachelors’ degree in computer science, human factors or relevant work experience in lieu of education.

Minimum Experience:

Three years of Web development

Physical Requirements:

Exerts up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 10 pounds frequently and/or a negligible amount to constantly to move objects.

Security Sensitive:

This job class may contain positions that are security sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of Texas Education Code § 51.215

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