Web Developer/IT Assistant

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SPECIAL NOTE: Email it@appvoices.org to inquire about Summer 2017

The Web Developer/IT Assistant will work closely with the Senior Communications Coordinator and the IT Specialist in our Boone, N.C., office to develop new web-based applications for AppalachianVoices.org and iLoveMountains.org, as well as potential work with Google APIs and geo-mapping to build maps for various projects.

Basic understanding of HTML and CSS, programming experience in MySQL required, Javascript and/or Java experience is beneficial. No experience for Google APIs or working with KMLs necessary, but is a plus. We are seeking someone who would like a real-world opportunity to test the skills they have learned in the classroom, and who is motivated, a creative problem-solver and requires minimal supervision.

Required Skills/Qualifications:

  • Basic competence with web programming languages such as HTML, PHP and MySQL
  • Academic experience in at least 1 web development class or related personal experience
  • Excellent research, communication, and organizational skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines and work well in a fast-paced office
  • Detail oriented
  • Commitment to environmental issues in Appalachian Region
  • Perform duties with minimal supervision

 

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