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Department Information

Indiana University-Radio/Television Services, WTIU Public Television, and WFIU Public Radio serve south-central Indiana, producing a wide range of radio, television programs for local, state, and national distribution, as well as many non-broadcast productions for the university and community. For more information, visit Indiana Public Media.

This is a full-time, non-exempt, support staff position, eligible for overtime and all full-time IU staff benefits.

Job Summary

Works under the direction of the Director of Digital Media in order to implement and maintain software providing functionality for the Indiana Public Media, WFIU, and WTIU online presences. Consults with various department personnel to design, develop and implement online media and interactive information delivery systems; designs websites to maximize accessibility, usability, and effectiveness; and integrates database, plug-ins, and application software into website design.

Coordinates the maintenance and updating of existing web page designs, and monitors websites for consistency, cross-referencing, and compliance with university standards. Performs research, linking and posting of web information and delivery; and develops systems and procedures to track, analyze and report on website activity; recommends changes to systems and procedures based upon website analysis.

Examples of projects include: themes and plug-ins for the WordPress content management system, integration between ‘off-the-shelf’ software libraries, using application programming interfaces (APIs) to interact with third-party online services (YouTube, Facebook, Google Maps, etc.), and future platforms.

Required Qualifications

REQUIRED: Associate’s degree in computer science or closely-related field and two years of experience with web programming and markup languages/conventions, as well as database management.

Combinations of related education and experience may be considered.

Previous experience with WordPress web publishing platform and working with the following languages: HTML, CSS, PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, and jQuery. Proven ability to conceptualize, develop, and organize web pages including a high degree of web savvy and demonstrated knowledge of current trends in web/mobile application development.

Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills including a customer service orientation and ability to work well with a wide range of people. Strong organizational and time management skills including ability to manage multiple priorities and consistently meet deadlines; and demonstrated problem solving skills.

Preferred Qualifications

Previous experience with design libraries, frameworks, and preprocessors such as: adapt.js, Foundation Gumby, etc.; previous experience developing mobile applications (including native application development for the iOS and Android platforms); interest in, and commitment to, the core values of the public media services and missions of NPR and PBS.

Salary Range

$31,300 – $37,500, depending on the extent of relevant experience

Applications accepted at jobs.iu.edu (posting number 03782P) until March 30, 2017.

Indiana Public Media is a producer and distributor of public media from WFIU Public Radio and WTIU Public Television at Indiana University including your favorite programming from NPR and PBS.

Contact

Radio & TV Center
1229 E 7th St
Bloomington IN
47405

Radio: (812) 855-1357
TV: (812) 855-5900
Online Contact Form

WFIU Public Radio

WFIU 1

103.7 FM Bloomington

100.7 FM Columbus
101.7 FM French Lick/West Baden
98.9 FM Greensburg
106.1 FM Kokomo
95.1 FM Terre Haute

WFIU 2

101.9 FM Bloomington
103.7 FM HD Bloomington
100.1 FM Seymour

View radio program schedule »

Listener Response Line
(812) 856-5352

WTIU Public Television

Over-the-Air Digital

Ch. 30.1 WTIU HD
Ch. 30.2 WTIU World
Ch. 30.3 WTIU Family
Ch. 30.4 WTIU Español

Comcast Cable (Bloomington)

Ch. 5 WTIU
Ch. 17 WTIU World
Ch. 305 WTIU Family
Ch. 355 WTIU Español
Ch. 916 WTIU HD

See cable channel numbers for outside Bloomington »

Satellite

WTIU is available to Dish Network and DirecTV subscribers with the Indianapolis local stations package on Ch. 30. The national PBS satellite feed is still available without the local stations package.

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