Job Details
Web and New Media Developer/Designer
Public Relations, Marketing and Communications
BGSU Main Campus
Ends at 11:59 pm Bowling Green, OH local time

The Web and New Media Developer/Designer manages all aspects of design, development and maintaining administrative systems for BGSU’s web, video, and multimedia environments. This position requires the ability to write functional specifications as well as code and test conversions, interfaces using programming languages (such as SQR, XML, Publisher, etc.). This position contributes to the overall brand, identity and marketing strategy for social, commercial, internal and donor communications.

  • Manages all aspects of design, development and maintenance of multiple University web and electronic environments. Works independently with central and departmental Information Technology departments to develop technical specifications, program code and test documents. Needs to be familiar with Content Managed Web Systems, Distance Education, Social Networks, HTML, CSS, JQUERY, Video, Flash, Browser interfaces, mobile interfaces, media types and file compression techniques. 
  • Design, code and create widgets, video, multimedia and custom graphics to meet specific commercial or promotional needs as well as continuously improve navigation, accessibility, usability and brand image of electronic-marketing tools and electronic-communications products
  • Contributes to the overall electronic-marketing strategy by implementing, tracking, testing and analyzing products and vendor based solutions for web sites, email campaigns, online promotions, interactive communications tools and special projects
  • Works collaboratively with other staff members (Marketing & Communications, Colleges, Program Directors, University leadership, ITS, and others) to train and evaluate employee contributors to the web content
  • Keeps current with industry trends and technology, and independently learns new technology and programming languages as needed.


Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Web Development, or Visual Communications Technology.  Successful candidate must have degree conferred upon application.

Required:  one of the following types of experience:

  • One year experience in website design, development and maintenance
  • One year experience in creative software

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience in content management systems.
  • Experience in video editing, Dreamweaver, Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator



Full-time, Administrative staff position available.  Administrative Grade Level 353.  Salary is commensurate with education and experience.  Full benefit package available.





Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Web site design, development and maintenance experience
  • Experience implementing electronic campaigns, online promotions and surveys
  • Solid Experience in electronic and print design and layout skills
  • Resourceful self-starter who can work independently and meet deadlines
  • Programing code, recreate, debug and improve the development environments
  • Ability to set priorities and achieve goals while managing multiple projects
  • Ability to communicate effectively and work collaboratively
  • Ability to learn new technologies as needed
  • Position can be completed remotely


Fiscal Year
Full Time
Cover Letter, Resume