Browse by first letter of the job description
Please help us to keep this site free by liking us on Facebook. Click on the Facebook logo and click `like`-thanks
"The database of free job descriptions"
5.Develop functional and technical specification documentation
6.Advise on best practice in web development, integrations and content management frameworks especialy geared towards a corporate intranet.
7.Provide guidance and on the job technical handover to technical users and developers
8.Provide end user support and training for the legacy SharePoint 2010 platform until it is retired and turned off.
9.Work with the Intranet business owners to gather and assess business requirements
10.Work to tight deadlines managing time efficiently
11.Record and report progress accurately during the update project, escalating any issues as appropriate
12.Conduct testing of changes, this may include technical, accessibility, usability and user acceptance testing
13.Ensure that all online applications meet required usability and accessibility guidelines
14.Assist in the evaluation of web-based solutions and implement chosen products/systems . Research and recommend third party open source tools to solve a business need.
15.Research, identify good practice and share knowledge of tools and techniques with the wider Digital team both developers and non-developers.
16.Regularly present show and tell to the wider Digital team.
17.Potentially take part in 2nd line support for the intranet including occasional out of office hours.
The above is only an outline of the tasks, responsibilities and outcomes required of the role. You will carry out any other duties as may reasonably be required by the directorate.
The job description and person specification may be reviewed on an ongoing basis in accordance with the changing needs of the organisation
Educated to degree level in relevant subject such as computer science with web development element or equivalent level qualification or significant experience of working at a similar level in specialist area
Postgraduate or professional qualification or equivalent experience in web technologies
Knowledge and experience
Experience as defined by type/level (not length)
Experience of large/complex open source CMS based web site or intranet including the following:
• Transparent and simplified content creation, editing and publishing. Consistent branding with templates and layout.
Content targeting, audience targeting, categorization and recommendation Business process management with workflows and experience with building custom modules that automate business processes. Streamlined integrations with other enterprise back office systems. Enhanced social collaboration features Experience of building and customising responsive site themes and templatesReporting, business intelligence and web analytics
•Integration with search services such as Apache Solr, Lucene or Elastic Search.
•Authentication and authorization with single sign on (SSO) and integrations with Directory Services such as OpenLDAP and Microsoft Active Directory Services
Experienced in usability and responsive user interface design for web and mobile devices.
Demonstrable experience of development of W3C WAI compliant accessible websites
Experience in using tools to validate CSS and XHTML and cross browser testing to ensure adherence to Government guidelines
Knowledge of responsive web design
Knowledge of CSS preprocessors
Experience of following style guides and design principles
Experience of managing a Microsoft SharePoint 2010 site
Experience of Drupal module and theme development
Experience of using agile software delivery methodologies using the scrum model
Skills and capabilities
Web front end development skills covering
•HTML5 and CSS3
Experience of writing unit test and following a test driven development approach
Working knowledge of a unix like operating system – Mac OS/X or any flavor of Linux
Development skills would be advantageous:
•Ms Visual Studio or any web development IDE/Editor
• Detailed knowledge of any one of Java, C# or PHP. Knowledge of object oriented programming paradigm in PHP will be an advantage.RDBMS – any one of MS SQL Server, Oracle, My SQL or PostgreSQL
•Two of IIS 7+, Apache or NginX.
Free Job description Digital Applications Developer
Plays a critical role in the delivery of the intranet including business as usual service and improvements, and change programme to digitise back office processes. The postholder will have experience in designing, developing and customising web based applications that are adapted for a corporate intranet and usable across desktop browsers and mobile devices.
1. Enhance and further develop the corporate intranet solution into a more sociable and collaborative environment driven by clear user needs and adheres to the digital by default service standards.
2. Develop and customise intranet-based solutions with social tools that will help to organise, structure, find and re-use content with an easy to use web interface across web and mobile devices.
3. Develop custom features leveraging on available open source modules for social networking, feeds & aggregation and enterprise grade search engine. Some custom features will be novel, challenging and unique
4. Develop front end features that are responsive, accessible, highly usable and with interactive features that engage users and help staff to find reasons to use the intranet.