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TheCollegeBoard Director, AP Web Production - REQ000577_43245530923_15-3175 in New York, New York

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/jobs/12011856 Position Summary


The Web Producer has is responsible for implementing change requests for College Board Web sites, utilizing enterprise content management software like Drupal, as well as front-end web programming languages like HTML, CSS and JavaScript to implement a wide array of changes from simple content updates to complex coding enhancements that are requested from internal business sponsors.


The Web Producer serves as the main point for contact for assigned requests and performs QA of assigned work and acts as liaison between production and program staff on all work. This position requires a well-rounded professional who can multi-task with ease, is deadline-oriented, can adapt quickly to changing priorities, and can work well with staff at all levels.


The ideal candidate will combine project management skills with a strong client-orientation and a knowledgeable passion for delivering innovative, high-quality web interface solutions.


Successful candidates will have an understanding of and passion for the Web, Web development practices, and a track record of delivering front-end components for a complex web environment.


Primary Responsibilities


+ Works closely with a cross-functional team (product and project management, editorial staff and program stakeholders) to implement, and manage the implementation of, online solutions.


+ Manage the scheduled online solutions through completion


+ Develops project plans as necessary and tracks artifacts.


+ Oversees and take ownership of implementation requests from conception through technical implementation.


+ Effectively anticipates problems and proactively generates and analyzes solutions. Contributes to the overall quality of the unit's deliverables.


+ Responsible for understanding, evaluating and providing constructive feedback and guidance to fine tune web content requests from program and department staff. Translates business needs of College Board programs into innovative and focused web solutions.


+ Follows established coding standards and other group procedures.


+ Coordinates with product management team to ensure projects launch successfully.


+ Coordinates with other producers, as well as creative, IA, front end, and content management staff to ensure that projects, necessary assets and materials are delivered or created to complete projects on time and on budget.


+ Coordinates with editors to ensure consistency in style, tone and quality of work.


+ Helps to organize a streamlined process for capturing requests, prioritizing open items and tracking time spent.


+ When appropriate, creates training documentation for site launches and conducts training sessions with program staff.


+ Proactively collaborates with online marketing and analytics teams to ensure SEO best practices are implemented and preserved over a site's lifetime.


Primary Responsibilities


+ Bachelor's degree required


+ Between 4-6 years' experience working in enterprise-level content management software (Drupal specifically) to implement Web site change requests


+ Between 4-6 years' experience in Web development using CSS, HTML and JavaScript


Qualifications needed for the role


+ Exposure to JavaScript form validation, especially using Jquery.


+ Strong, demonstrated experience in project management.


+ Experience troubleshooting multiple browser issues


+ Experience with bug tracking tools


+ Experience with content management software, especially Drupal


+ Ability to effectively coordinate multiple responsibilities simultaneously, with fast, flexible work style.


+ Exudes a positive attitude and is an exceptional collaborator and team player who puts the success of the team and the organization first and who can work with ease among a diverse groups of people, skills, abilities, and perspectives.


+ Fast, flexible, cooperative work style; ability to reprioritize at a moment's notice as team is still in process of development


+ Familiarity with accessible markup and accessibility testing as well as cross-browser testing


+ Experience with Quality Assurance


+ Must be self-starter take charge individual who excels at working independently


+ Proven ability to deliver projects on time

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