WAAY - TV is looking for a full-time web/digital developer who will be working with our team to assist in aspects of programming (coding), design, implementation, organization and identity of the WAAY – TV owned websites, emerging digital technology and social media outlets. This employee will work with multiple departments under the umbrella of the Promotions Department in the continual development of the website including content creation, support ad sales efforts and on-line partnership building. The right person will have great communication skills, email etiquette, know how to prioritize and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment.
Essential duties and responsibilities:
- Must have proficient knowledge of graphic and website design, layout and typography.
- Experience with a content management system and building a website utilizing a CMS.
- Experience working with a SQL database.
- Demonstrated knowledge of computer applications, including Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Fireworks, Microsoft Office products.
- Have a basic knowledge of video file types and file compression.
- Understand the importance of social networking and how it works.
- Design and manage web ads and develop advertiser specific splash pages.
- Monitor and understand WAAY’s overall position in the Internet market, including company information on third-party sites, website analytics, referral sites, search engine rank and Internet rank.
- Be available to occasionally work - outside the regular work hours - to assist with website issues.
- Be aware of emerging technologies and applications that could be implemented into the company strategy and benefit growth.
- Knowledge of applications such as Illustrator to create vector art; InDesign to build multi-page publications; Flash to design animated and/or interactive web ads.
- Bachelor degree in Fine Arts, Arts or Science or related field; or,
Send a formal cover letter, resume' with a link to an online portfolio
or include a portfolio document of your work to
WAAY – TV
1000 Monte Sano Blvd
Huntsville, AL 35801
* WAAY-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer. No phone calls please.