The American Anthropological Association the world’s largest association for professional anthropologists, with more than 10,000 members is searching for a highly motivated web services professional to join our collegial staff of skilled professionals.
The Web Services and Database Administrator will proactively manage and maintain all internal and externally facing websites, install upgrades and patches, and monitor system performance. This position also assist the Database Web Services Manager in administering the association’s member database and associated third party integrations.
Stay apprised of changes to nonprofit technology, including but not limited to open source platforms, and third-party tools.
Researches ongoing updates to social media platforms and emerging technology trends
Test websites across browsers, operating systems, and devices
Debug pages and fix broken links or images
Update website content
Monitor and analyze site performance and proactively recommend and implement improvements for client experience
Document processes and best practices where necessary
Report on project status in language non-coders can grasp
Strong customer service focus
Ability to generate creative ideas
Attention to detail and outstanding organizational skills
Three to five years’ experience working with or for nonprofit organizations in a web technology role
Experience with Association Management Systems , netFORUM Enterprise experience preferred
Working knowledge of website management tools
Working knowledge of web analytics and SEO
Familiarity with web standards and Accessibility
Strong troubleshooting and analytical abilities
Experience managing WordPress Websites
Excellent communication and teamwork skills
Demonstrated ability to establish technical development plans and oversee the execution of these plans within a team
Demonstrated ability to track and manage multiple priorities simultaneously
Bachelor’s Degree in IT/CS. Experience in web development, database administration and/or and content management may be substituted
Interested candidates should send a cover letter with desired salary and/or salary history and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
About American Anthropological Association
11,000 member membership organization located in the DC Metro area.