Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
Location: Bloomington, Indiana,
Internal Number: 304017
ORGN OF AMERICAN HISTORIANS (BL-OAMH-IUBLA)
The Organization of American Historians (OAH) is a unit at Indiana University in the College of Arts and Sciences (The College). Founded in 1907, OAH is the largest professional society dedicated to the teaching and study of American history. The mission of the organization is to promote excellence in the scholarship, teaching, and presentation of American history, and to encourage wide discussion of historical questions and the equitable treatment of all practitioners of history.
The OAH represents more than 7,000 historians working in the U.S. and abroad. OAH members include college and university professors, precollegiate teachers, archivists, museum curators, public historians, students, and a variety of scholars employed in government and the private sector.
More information about OAH at Indiana University may be found here.
The College values diversity, equity, and inclusion as a core strength and essential element in the success of its educational mission. For full diversity statement, clickhere.
This is a technical position within the Organization of American Historians (OAMH) performing a variety of tasks related to the development and delivery of content via the web. The position will focus on all aspects of managing OAMH web-based systems, including both technical design and website and systems maintenance.
Provides ongoing analysis, monitoring, and administration of university website(s) and internal intranet sites.
Applies updates, upgrades, and patches and performs testing to ensure website effectiveness and usability.
Ensures compliance with university web and internet standards.
Assists in developing and maintaining documentation of backup and recovery plans.
Reviews and documents user feedback; recommends improvements to design/development teams based on feedback.
Consults with website stakeholders to determine appropriate web content and makes updates/revisions accordingly.
Bachelor's degree preferably in Computer Science or related field
Some experience in related field
Combinations of related education and experience may be considered
Proficient communication skills
Maintains a high degree of professionalism
Demonstrates time management and priority setting skills
Demonstrates a high commitment to quality
Demonstrates proficiency with HTML, CSS, and PHP.
Experience with responsive web design.
Excellent communication skills, with both technical and non-technical staff.
Project management, organizational, and time-management skills.
High level of initiative, with excellent judgment and attention to detail.
Experience with SQL (specifically MySQL).
Experience with Bootstrap or Foundation CSS frameworks.
Experience with content management systems such as WordPress or ProcessWire.
Experience with Windows system administration or ConfigMgr/SCCM.
Experience working in history, humanities, or the social sciences.
Working Conditions / Demands
This role requires the ability to effectively communicate and to operate a computer and other standard office productivity equipment. The position involves sedentary work as well as periods of time moving around an office environment and the campus. The person in this role must be able to perform the essential functions with or without an accommodation.
$41,000 - $45,000 annually
For full-time staff employees, Indiana University offers a wide array of benefits including:
Multiple plan options for medical insurance
Health Savings Account with generous IU contribution
Life insurance, LTD, and AD&D options
Base retirement plan contribution from IU, subject to vesting
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there may be differences in the working conditions as advertised in our standard job postings (e.g., the ability to travel from one campus to another, etc.). If you are invited for an interview, please discuss your questions or concerns regarding the working conditions at that time.
This posting is scheduled to close at 11:59 pm EST on the advertised Close Date. This posting may be closed at any time at the discretion of the University, but will remain open for a minimum of 5 business days. To guarantee full consideration, please submit your application within 5 business days of the Posted Date.
If you wish to include a cover letter, you may include it with your resume when uploading attachments.
New employees will be provided with information regarding Indiana University's COVID-19 vaccine policy, which includes the opportunity to request an exemption. To learn more, view our COVID-19 vaccine information page.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment based on individual qualifications. Indiana University prohibits discrimination based on age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status. Indiana University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs and activities, including employment and admission, as required by Title IX. Questions or complaints regarding Title IX may be referred to the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights or the university Title IX Coordinator.See Indiana University's Notice of Non-Discrimination here which includes contact information.
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About Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
IUPUI, a partnership between Indiana and Purdue universities, is Indiana’s urban research and academic health sciences campus.IUPUI’s mission is to advance the state of Indiana and the intellectual growth of its citizens to the highest levels nationally and internationally through research and creative activity, teaching and learning, and civic engagement.By offering a distinctive range of bachelor’s, master’s, professional, and Ph.D. degrees, IUPUI promotes the educational, cultural, and economic development of central Indiana and beyond through innovative collaborations, external partnerships, and a strong commitment to diversity.