Web Developer

University of Texas at San Antonio

The University of Texas at San Antonio Library is seeking a dynamic, energetic, user oriented individual for the position of Web Developer.  This position is responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining dynamic web pages as well as the back-end databases and integrating various data sources and web services for users into new interfaces and applications.

Required Qualifications:   Associate’s degree.  Three years of experience in database-driven web site and web application architecture and development using intermediate web programming tools and languages.  Minimum of two years working in the application developer role or recent demonstrated experience in design, maintenance, and development of desktop and web-based applications using XHTML, XML, CSS, JavaScript and PHP, Perl, or Python.  Two years of database experience in MySQL, MS SQL Server or Oracle.  Excellent interpersonal communication, writing, analytical and organizational skills.  Strong customer services orientation.  Ability to identify problems uncovered by testing or user feedback, and solve problems.  Ability to work independently as well as in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.

Preferred Qualifications:  Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in an information technology related field.  Four or more years of experience in analysis, systems design or programming.  Data modeling and analysis for business process.  Writing queries in Structural Query Language (SQL).  Ability to develop databases that support web applications and web sites.  Ability to analyze user needs to determine technical requirements.  Knowledge of XML, XSL, DOM and Web 2.0 tools to draw content from various Web sources into new integrated applications and interfaces.  Knowledge and understanding of content management systems, such as Expression Engine, Drupal, etc.  Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment, working with competing demands from different individuals.  Ability to conduct research into emerging Web technologies and programming practices through continuing education, reading, or participation in professional training.

Salary:  $37,812 (flexible, depending on qualifications).  This is a full-time, classified, benefits-eligible position.


The University of Texas at San Antonio is one of the fastest growing higher education institutions in Texas and the third largest institution in the UT System. Serving the San Antonio metropolitan area and the broader region of South Texas, UTSA has more than 30,000 students enrolled in 64 bachelor’s, 48 master’s and 21 doctoral degree programs across its three campuses:   Main Campus, Downtown Campus and Hemisfair Park Campus.  UTSA nationally ranks fourth in the number of undergraduate degrees and 12th in the number of master’s degrees awarded to Hispanic students. As a multicultural institution of access and excellence, UTSA aims to be a premier public research university providing access to educational excellence and preparing citizen leaders for the global environment.


Applications must be completed through the online applicant system STARS at www.utsajobs.com together with cover letter, resume, and names, addresses, and phone numbers of three references.   Please reference requisition no. 20110073.  Posting closes 5/26/2011.  For assistance accessing STARS, call UTSA Human Resources at (210) 458-4250 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting (210) 458-4250 end_of_the_skype_highlighting.  This is a security sensitive position.  Employment is contingent upon a successful background check.

UTSA is an EEO/AA employer.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.







Sylvia Rayko

Senior Administrative Associate

UTSA Library, Office of the Dean

San Antonio, TX  78249

(210) 458-7573 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting (210) 458-7573 end_of_the_skype_highlighting