Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture - and benefits - that just aren't found together anywhere else. If you're curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future - then take a look at this opportunity.
LEAD DEVELOPER, DIGITAL PLATFORMS, SLOAN MANAGEMENT REVIEW (SMR) , MIT Sloan School of Management , to serve as a digital leader--and a lead developer--for MIT SMR, set and implement its digital priorities, and troubleshoot and bug-fix in collaboration with contract developers. Will support the revenue and content goals of MIT SMR through digital projects, especially around evaluation of tech solutions. As SMR's chief technological expert, will oversee the management of all digital platforms--web site, mobile, e-reader, and others; set and report on digital metrics; and identify trends and upcoming new technologies that present significant opportunities for MIT SMR to achieve its strategic goals.
REQUIRED: a bachelor's degree in a related field; at least five years' experience managing digital platforms, preferably in a publishing environment; demonstrated experience managing complex projects with multiple stakeholders; expertise in the digital content marketplace; advanced-level skills using WordPress, Git, PHP, and front-end web technologies (JS, CSS, preprocessors); and knowledge of PHP web stack apps and awareness of emerging web technologies (headless WP via Laravel, React, etc.). Must be able to work in a team-oriented environment; listen to diverse content, business, and production requirements and devise integrated solutions; manage client relationships internally and externally; educate and explain technical issues to nontechnical staff or external providers; and manage conflict around competing goals and time pressures. Job #18616-10
Internal Number: 18616
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