University of Utah Web Software Developer in Salt Lake City, Utah


Open Date 03/13/2018

Requisition Number PRN16593B

Job Title Web Software Developer

Working Title Web Software Developer

Job Grade F

FLSA Code Computer Employee

Patient Sensitive Job Code? No

Standard Hours per Week 40

Full Time or Part Time? Full Time

Shift Day

Work Schedule Summary

M-F, 8 am- 5 pm

VP Area President

Department 01677 - HCI WEB DEVELOPMENT

Location Campus

City Salt Lake City, UT

Type of Recruitment External Posting

Pay Rate Range 47600 to 65000

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Job Summary

Junior Front-End Web Developer position responsible for the development of websites for Huntsman Cancer Institute, part of the University of Utah and University of Utah Health. Candidate will work within Cascade Server (Content Management System) building front-end public websites and have experience with responsive design frameworks and interfacing with web service architecture. Candidate will work closely with other departments and web team members and participate in coming up with solutions to technical and institutional challenges. Manages a large number of concurrent projects.


• Triaging and handling webmaster questions and trouble tickets

• Coding and debuging in php, xml, xslt, html css and javascript

• Conducting QA and Usability testing

• Integrating sites with existing web services

• Tracking project tasks

• Building templates, or reusable pieces within our Content Management System

• Learning new technologies and web development methods

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in related area or equivalency (2 years related work experience may be substituted for 1 year of education). 2 years of experience in web software development or related area.

Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.


•Proficient inHTMLandCSS

•Basic programming with javascript

•Git knowledge a plus

•Preference given to those with experience inXSLT,PHP, and or User Centered Design

•Good verbal and written communication skills

•Ability to work well within a team

Type Benefited Staff

Special Instructions Summary

Additional Information

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in its workforce. In compliance with applicable federal and state laws, University of Utah policy of equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran’s status, status as a qualified person with a disability, or genetic information. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law.

To inquire about this posting, email: or call 801-581-2300. Reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to qualified individuals with disabilities. To request an accommodation or for further information about University AA/EO policies, please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Cr., Rm 135, (801) 581-8365 (V/ TDD ), email: .

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). To be eligible for retirement contributions, you must be hired into a benefit-eligible position. Certain new hires are automatically assigned to the URS retirement plan and other employees with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in the URS within 30 days of hire. Regardless of whether they are hired into a benefit-eligible position or not, individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS must notify the Benefits Department upon hire. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801)366-7770 or (800)695-4877 or the University’s Benefits Department at (801)581-7447 for information.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.