Employment Opportunities

Sr. Web Developer
Center for Information Technology
Date Posted:
Closing Date:
Open Until filled


The Center for Information Technology (CIT)/Web Services Sr. Web Developer provides guidance and direction to a team of junior developers, translates and refines website specifications, and resolves complex technical issues. The successful candidate will have wide-ranging development experience building enterprise web solutions using current, industry-standard web technologies, including CSS/XHTML, Adobe Photoshop, and other web technologies. Also, he/she should have the ability to manage the underlying operating system platform. This role requires a seasoned individual with proficient communication and people skills coupled with a technical understanding of graphic art to seamlessly work with visual designers, graphic artists, system engineers, database administrators, and software programmers.

*This is a grant-funded position. Continuation of the position is contingent upon the continuation of related grant funding.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manage complex web solution development projects
  • Serve as a supervisor to junior members and as a technical lead
  • Design and develop user interfaces to Internet/intranet applications and solutions
  • Integrate web-based applications using database architecture and server-side scripting
  • Determine proper methods and tools that are appropriate for each project
  • Maintain technical and operational documentation
  • Oversee updating of web servers and web applications
  • Create graphic and visual elements using Adobe Creative Cloud products
  • Perform other professional duties as directed by the Supervisor


  • Must possess excellent communication skills
  • Must be able to work well both independently and within a team environment
  • Must have experience working with customers


  • BS/BA in Computer Science or equivalent. May substitute the equivalent in a combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience
  • 8-15 years of experience as a software developer
  • Understanding of all phases of the software development lifecycle
  • Skilled with project management concepts
  • Proficient with versioning control systems (e.g., Git or SVN)
  • Experience in current web technologies (e.g., JavaScript, CSS, HTML, PHP)
  • Proficient in .NET based web development including ASP/ASPX.NET and C#
  • Proficient using MSSQL Server, MySQL, or PostgreSQL databases in support of web applications
  • Proficient developing applications following industry best practices and design patterns

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in Agile project management
  • Familiarity with Microsoft SharePoint administration and site design
  • Experience with web hosting in Linux and Windows operating system environments
  • Experience with Apache, Apache Tomcat, Adobe ColdFusion, WordPress, and Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)

How to Apply

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and a completed Application for Educational Support Staff Employment either in person, via email at HROffice@hamptonu.edu, or fax to (757) 727-5969:

Office of Human Resources

Hampton University

Hampton, VA 23668

**No phone calls

**Incomplete applications will not be considered

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