Senior Web Designer
University of Arizona
We are looking for a creative, enthusiastic, and dedicated individual who is
passionate about user-centered design and interested in being part of a
dynamic, collaborative environment at a large academic library.
The University of Arizona Libraries is a vibrant, forward-looking organization
with a talented staff that has recently taken great strides in moving our web
initiatives forward. We often collaborate with other units on campus, and are
recognized as being innovative in the areas of user-focused design and
development, content strategy, and automated testing. We aim to lead the
library community in groundbreaking, transformative, intuitive design.
We are dedicated to supporting the success of our faculty, students and staff.
Our websites also appeal to the broader community, both locally and
internationally, as we share our unique digital collections with the world.
As a part of the library's web team, you will design useful, usable and
accessible web products. The team will support you in this by providing an
agile workflow (currently based on Kanban) and foundational tools (Redmine for
issue tracking, Git and Subversion for version control), and you will have the
opportunity to contribute to this framework. You will also be involved in user
research, process development and improvement, and communication with
Along with the foundational tools mentioned above, our team uses a number of
advanced tools, including a CSS preprocessor (Sass), a deployment tool
(Phing), a frontend task runner (Gulp), and a style guide tool (Pattern Lab),
among others. We do not expect you to know these things coming in, but to be
excited to learn about them (we still are!).
Applications due May 15th. Apply online for the position of Website
Find out more about working at the UA Libraries:
_As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, the University of
Arizona recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages
applications from individuals with varied experiences and
backgrounds. The University of Arizona is an Equal
Employment Opportunity - Affirmative Action Employer-M/W/D/V._
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