Supports a college or department website, including writing HTML documents, creating graphics, digitizing pictures, and inserting audio and video to enhance the look and feel of the website. Coordinates various web projects that uphold the image of the university to a worldwide audience.
Develops content and layout of assigned web pages, using graphics software specifically designed for publishing on the Web.
Creates and edits graphics for web and print; digitizes images using scanning and digital camera equipment.
Assists with quality and usability testing of web pages to ensure compliance with departmental quality standards.
Coordinates with contacts and updates information on the assigned website to ensure that the university is well represented.
May administer a microcomputer based Web server for a college or department.
Coordinates assigned projects and leads the work of other Web staff assigned to the projects.
Performs other job-related duties as assigned.
Troubleshoot website problems
Maintain and update websites
Bachelors and 1 year experience
Requires a thorough understanding of both theoretical and practical aspects of an analytical, technical or professional discipline; or the basic knowledge of more than one professional discipline. Knowledge of the discipline is normally obtained through a formal, directly job-related 4 year degree from a college or university or an equivalent in-depth specialized training program that is directly related to the type of work being performed.
Requires a minimum of one (1) year of directly job-related experience.
Additional posting information:
Graphic Design Knowledge (webpage layout)
Content copy knowledge
User Experience knowledge
The ability to take initiative, problem-solve, exercise excellent judgment and critical thinking skills, and multi-task and adapt to changing circumstances and shifting priorities in a high-profile environment.
Highest level of professionalism and respect for confidentiality and ability to interact with all levels of internal and external constituents.
Ability to collaborate with multiple teams, departments and university wide
Remain up to date on applicable technology
Internal Number: STA006219
About University of Houston
Founded in 1927, the University of Houston is the leading public research university in the vibrant international city of Houston. Each year, we educate more than 40,750 students in more than 300 undergraduate and graduate academic programs, on campus and online. UH awards more than 8,000 degrees annually, with more than 200,000 alumni. UH is a Carnegie-designated Tier One public research university.