Develops content and maintains associated systems for agency internal and/or external websites including sites hosted on high-visibility classified networks. Plans, designs and performs content enhancements and/or updates to websites. Recommends best practices, develops guidance and content standards, and ensures best practices and quality standards are met and maintained. Designs and builds web pages using a variety of graphics software applications, techniques, and tools. Designs and develops user interface features, site animation, and special effects elements. Contributes to the design group’s efforts to enhance the appeal of the organization’s online offerings. Designs the website to support the organization’s strategies and goals relative to external communications. Requires knowledge of web-based technologies including browsers, ASP pages, HTML code, object oriented technology, and graphics software. Ensures website content is current, accurate, and reliable. Ensures websites are available to desired audiences with the appropriate links and security designed into system and maintained. Provides advice on strategies to maximize available content on distributed servers. Installs, configures, operates and provides advice on the acquisition of multimedia equipment, and supporting media products. Provides technical support for meetings, conferences, teleconferences, video-teleconferences, and multimedia projects supporting public relations objectives and strategic objectives of the government office. Provides remote access training via video teleconferencing and video production. Plans, executes, directs and edits multimedia project productions in support of government customer task requirements and strategic objectives.
7+ years of software development experience
Bachelor’s degree or 4 years of equivalent working experience
Candidate must have thorough knowledge of electronic publishing and structured authoring software (e.g. HTML and XML) to include desired familiarity with Framemaker and SGML.
Graphic design or multimedia production experience
Thorough knowledge of basic web design principles
Proficiency with web publishing software and protocols (FTP, HTTP)
Familiarity with relational databases such as: Oracle, MySQL, Sybase, SQL Server