Web / Database Developer at Office of Educational Innovation and Evaluation

Manhattan,KS,United StatesNov 03, 2015

The Office of Educational Innovation and Evaluation (OEIE) in Manhattan, KS is seeking applicants for a full-time Web/Database Developer to assist in building a national health education evaluation tool. Successful applicants should have experience building web applications in a JavaScript and Python environment. As part of the OEIE web and database development team, this position will collaborate with other programmers, evaluators, and project coordinators to build innovative and user-friendly data collection and reporting systems that will assist and enhance evaluation efforts. Additionally, the successful applicant must be a team player with the ability to work within a diverse and changing, dynamic, and professional environment.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or closely related field or equivalent work experience
  • Effective verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills, including the ability to communicate well with both technical and non-technical audiences, with attention to detail and focus on accuracy
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • At least 2-3 years of web development experience in a Javascript, Python and SQL Relational Database environment
  • Strong working knowledge of HTML, JavaScript, CSS, SQL, and version control systems like Git
  • Solid foundation in relational database theory and use
  • Solid foundation in principles of agile software development with the ability to adapt to specific coding conventions

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Programming experience using frameworks like Django, JQuery, and React
  • Working knowledge of basic statistical analysis and experiencing turning complex data sets into user-friendly reports
  • Experience with website design and web server configurations
  • Experience writing code to streamline data analysis tasks in Microsoft Excel or other related applications
  • Experience with “agile” software development methodologies
  • Experience with a variety of back-end SQL database systems


Work Schedule



Competitive salary commensurate with skills and experience


How to Apply

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