This is a part-time, temporary hourly position, maximum 20 hours per week. This position is not eligible for benefits and expected to end on 06/30/2020.
ABOUT THE COLLEGE Bellevue College is a diverse student-centered, comprehensive and innovative college, committed to teaching excellence that advances the life-long educational development of its students while strengthening the economic, social and cultural life of its diverse community. Bellevue College is located just 10 miles east of Seattle where we serve a student population of over 44% students of color and over 1,100 international students. The college promotes student success by providing high-quality, flexible, accessible educational programs and services; advancing pluralism, inclusion and global awareness; and acting as a catalyst and collaborator for a vibrant region.
We strive to create a vibrant and inclusive campus community that supports a diverse student body, faculty and staff. As an essential part of ourmission and goals, diversity, equity and pluralism are promoted and fostered in all aspects of college life. By enriching student life through leadership opportunities, personal learning and cultural experiences, we are committed to building an inclusive and diverse campus community that fosters creativity, innovation and student success.
Build web pages according to specified design by creating hypertext markup language (HTML), Common Gateway Interface (CGI) programs, and Java scripts Design visual imagery (using the Adobe Creative Cloud) for websites and ensure they are in line with branding guidelines Incorporate specified site tools into webpages using WordPress (search box, social media link set, etc.) Incorporate site features using WordPress (interactive map, virtual tour, etc.) in an intelligent and engaging design Incorporate content produced by teammates in an intelligent and engaging design Ability to deliver production-ready digital assets in a wide variety of formats Conceptualize web design ideas with clients Communicate design ideas using user flows, process flows, site maps and wireframes Design sample pages including colors and fonts Prepare design plans and communicate the website structure Edit photos and videos for website Perform user testing and improve the design of the website Use data, including user 'heat maps' to understand user flow and make changes accordingly Improve accessibility of website where possible Maintain appearance of website by enforcing design standards Perform other duties as assigned
Associate's Degree in a related field. Experience can be substituted for the education requirement on a year-for-year basis Proficiency in graphic design software including Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and other visual design tools Proficiency in front-end development web programming languages such as HTML and CSS Understanding of search engine optimization principles Excellent visual design skills Knowledge of best practices in web design Demonstrated ability to be creative and open to new ideas Demonstrated ability to be adaptable and willing to learn new techniques Effective communication skills At least one year of professional web design experience with example pages available Strong command of color theory, image composition, and typography
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Demonstrated commitment to cultural pluralism Experience with Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act, WCAG (Web Content Accessibility Guidelines) 2.0, and ADA requirements for accessible content Demonstrated commitment to honesty, integrity and timeliness in public communication Experience working with a broad range of technological platforms and services (operating systems, browsers, mobile devices, etc.) Up-to-date experience with international web protocols, standards, and technologies Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues Experience working in higher education Experience with website redesigns
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLICANTS Applicationswill be reviewed and qualified candidates will be invited to interview until the position is filled.
Background Check: Prior to a new hire, a background check will be conducted. Information from the background check will not necessarily preclude employment, but will be considered in determining the applicant's suitability and competence to perform in the position.
How to Apply: Click on the wordApplyat the top right cornerof the job announcement.
Individuals interested in this position are encouraged to apply. Your application must include a complete online application and all of the required documents below to be considered complete: Complete an online application (note that stating 'See Resume' on any section of the online Application will be deemed incomplete) Attach a Resume Attach a Cover Letter
Located in Bellevue, Washington, Bellevue College is a community based public institution. Bellevue College is a student-centered, comprehensive and innovative college, committed to teaching excellence, that advances the life-long educational development of its students while strengthening the economic, social and cultural life of its diverse community. The college serves 37,000 students every year, and is represented by 65 different countries. Bellevue College has a variety of distance learning options for the students such as online learning. Students have the opportunity to receive a variety degrees and certificates that range from a GED to a Baccalaureate degree. The Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities accredits Bellevue College as a baccalaureate degree-granting institution.