The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

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Webmaster - Technology Integration Services - Webmaster

Hiring department UT Libraries
Monthly salary $4,166+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 14-03-28-01-9351
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Austin (main campus)
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

WORK HOURS INFORMATION: Overtime may be required to meet deadlines. An email confirmation will be sent, within 2-3 working days, to those who apply online along with a set of job-related questions that applicants will be asked to return to the department in order for their application materials to be complete. Must be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis for any employer.

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Note: The following additional materials are also required for consideration: Provide a statement detailing your salary requirements Instructions for submission of these materials will be provided at the time the online application has been completed.

Additional Information


To work collaboratively with the University of Texas Libraries staff to provide a first in class set of web applications.

Essential Functions

Manage and maintain the University of Texas Libraries web site and related web sites by providing web development, web author support and site management services. Provide coding for the web interface of applications being developed for library web servers and provide templates assistance when necessary. Collaborate and consult with library staff to identify project needs. Evaluate new technologies and web applications, and assist in assuring that library web sites adhere to international, national, state and campus standards.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Information Science, Computer Science, Information Technology, Graphic Art, or related field. Two to three years of professional webmaster or web maintenance experience. One year of systems design, analysis and programming or developing web based applications. Expertise with HTML, CSS, and a scripting language such as PHP or Python. Experience working with the Drupal content management system. Working knowledge of Section 508 accessibility standards. Demonstrated interest in emerging technologies and knowledge of technology trends in libraries or education. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Master's degree in Information Science, Computer Science, Information Technology, Graphic Art, or related field. More than three years of professional webmaster or web maintenance experience. Experience using a content management system to maintain an academic library web site or similarly complex institution. Academic or research library work experience. Evidence of initiative, creativity and resourcefulness. Experience related to the job functions listed. Experience creating or enforcing a style guide(navigation, style, tone, web-appropriate content). Experience developing interface for mobile focused applications and responsive design. Ability to work on several overlapping projects simultaneously. Work under pressure, meet strict deadlines, and accept supervision. Potential for leadership in university, state, national, and international programs and initiatives. Evidence of excellent written and verbal communication and problem solving skills. Initiative, creative energy and resourcefulness. Experience related to the duties. Ability to work collaboratively and efficiently in a fast-paced, evolving technological, team-oriented environment. Flexibility in work assignments.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Lifting and moving Work under stress, work as team member and independently. Commitment to provide excellent customer service.

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