Responsibilities: Design and develop lively web interfaces for our scientific research and the results produced. Maintain and manage web interfaces. Develop web apps and interactive tools that facilitate browsing and graphical summaries of datasets with millions of entries. The latter responsibility is relevant to Genes for Good, an online genetic study where participants can view, browse, and learn about their health, behavior, and genome. Candidates should be able to demonstrate authorization to work in the United States at the University of Minnesota by the start date.
Additional Information: Researchers in behavioral and statistical genetics at the University of Minnesota are developing new ways to recruit and engage participants in the genetic study of health and behavior. We are seeking a web applications developer to design, develop, maintain, and manage lively web interfaces for our study participants, and for the results our research produces. The candidate will be responsible for adding interactive web front ends for research results, and for developing web apps that facilitate browsing and graphically summarizing datasets with many millions of entries.
Required qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field and four (4) years of web development experience with PHP, Ajax and HTML5 is required. Six (6) years of work experience in areas of application/web/systems development with a non-related BA/BS degree. Experience with Content Management Systems Demonstrated experience in the development of high quality interactive websites (please do send examples!) Experience working in a Linux environment Experience with version control (ideally git)
Internal Number: 316461
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