Looking for a Web Developer

Wanna move to Kansas? We’re looking for a Web Developer:

The Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library is seeking a creative, energetic Web Developer to help move our Digital Branch to the next level of sophistication. The successful candidate will help maintain and build-out tscpl.org, help develop specialty sites, build searchable databases, and work on web design.

Required qualifications:

  • A bachelor’s degree plus 2 years experience building websites and web applications, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Web 2.0 mindset and an understanding of Web 2.0 philosophies, including integrating all platforms from podcasts to text messages to handheld devices to social networking platforms.
  • Strong demonstrated background in XHTML, CSS, PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, XML, XSLT
  • Demonstrated ability to seek out and learn new technology
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrated commitment to customer service
  • Ability to work in and contribute to a diverse team environment
  • Must be a self-starter

Desired qualifications:

  • Experience with web 2.0 APIs including del.icio.us, flickr, Google maps, etc
  • Library experience, especially in a public library
  • Design experience would be helpful
  • MLS