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Digital Developer

The American Heart Association (AHA) has an excellent opportunity for a Digital Developer in our National Center office located in Dallas, TX (Home Based/Remote is acceptable).

Areas of Responsibility: 
  • Writes code, completes programming, and performs system/applications testing for the association’s web applications and properties.
  • Provides debugging, system testing and technical support for digital technologies associated with assigned applications. Assists in fulfilling the day to day support and maintenance tasks of AHA’s digital assets.
  • Provides analysis and development of databases including base definition, structures, documentation, operational guidelines, and protection. Estimates development efforts in conjunction with business requests.
  • Follows and suggests improvements of web support and operation methodologies with associated standards and procedures for AHA’s 24 by 7 web environment, at all levels, including application and server levels.
  • Transfers web properties from the digital development team into operational status within the framework of the AHA build/deployment schedules and processes. Provides appropriate documentation and artifacts of web products, operational processes and work status for team metric reports.
  • Provides technical expertise and consultation to team members and business partners.
Educational Background: 
Bachelor's Degree in Software Development, Information Technology, related certifications or equivalent work experience.
Skills/Experience: 
  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience in application development or web/digital development/builds marketing experience.
  • Minimum of two (2) years of experience:
  • With Java Enterprise or other web development tools and languages such as HTML, jQuery or XML.
  • Developing applications in Unix environment.
  • With Websphere server or related such as Apache, IIS.
  • With ticketing systems; troubleshooting web application defects and debugging with in-browser tools.
  • Proficient in SQL server database administration and query languages.
  • Ability to organize, prioritize, and meet project deadlines.
  • Customer service minded with excellent communication skills.
  • Solutions oriented with good problem-solving skills.

Here are some of the preferred skills we are looking for:

  • Experience with CVS source control or source code management tools.
  • ATG Dynamo web server experience.
  • Windows Server Administration experience.
  • Proficient in C# or Visual Basic .Net development languages.

Organization Info

American Heart Association | American Stroke Association

Overview
Headquarters: 
Dallas, TX, United States
Annual Budget : 
More than $500M
Founded: 
1949
About Us
Mission: 

The American Heart Association's mission is to build healthier lives free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke, America's No. 1 and No. 5 killers.

Founded in 1924, our organization now includes more than 30 million volunteers and supporters. We fund innovative research, fight for stronger public health policies, and provide critical tools and information to save and improve lives.

Listing Stats

Post Date: 
May 15 2019
Active Until: 
Jun 15 2019
Hiring Organization: 
American Heart Association | American Stroke Association
industry: 
Nonprofit