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JOB: Web Administrator at NYU

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The New York =
University Faculty of Arts & Science is seeking a Web Administrator with=
an entrepreneurial spirit who will manage the website of our top-rated Jour=
nalism Department.=A0The successful candidate will be a visionary and a tech=
nical expert as this position requires expertise in dynamic web development.=
The successful candidate will partner with Journalism=92s leadership team t=
o create and maintain an innovative web site that will be instrumental in at=
tracting prospective students, faculty, alumni and donors. With the assistan=
ce of a technical/editorial staff member, the successful candidate is also e=
xpected to maintain content and design; recommend and implement new technolo=
gies to meet service needs; advise and consult with faculty, staff, and stud=
ents in the design, development and implementation of online web application=
s for both external publishing and internal department usage; supervise the =
web content management system (CMS) and web server accounts and users; estab=
lish priorities and resolve routine and non-routine technical matters.
helor’s degree with 3 years’ related experience or an equivalent combination=
. Must have experience developing and maintaining web sites including access=
, security, and creating/modifying scripts. This candidate must be a fast-le=
arning, creative problem solver, and knowledgeable about the practice of onl=
ine journalism and publishing, including audio/video. He/she will possess th=
e ability to develop PHP/MySQL applications (both custom and open-source, i.=
e. WordPress, Drupal); have excellent knowledge of Apache server, Python, an=
d HTML/CSS; and basic knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Linux fluency.=A0
Other key requirements are:
* Solid communication skills with ability to work w=
ith diverse groups of individuals including students, faculty and staff.
* A self-starter with strong time and organizational managem=
ent skills.
* Ability to monitor and analyze web site pro=
blems and server performance/use.
* Knowledge and interes=
t in a variety of current and emerging technologies.
* Wo=
rking knowledge of web programming language (Perl/Mason, Python/Django, Ruby=
) and online audio/video knowledge.
NYU offe=
rs a competitive salary along with a superior benefits package, which includ=
es: free NYU tuition for self and eligible family members, generous vacation=
(4.4 weeks), medical, dental and pension plans.