Description: The Lead Web Developer will architect cutting edge technology initiatives for an art museum setting committed to innovative and inclusive learning for in-person and virtual visitors. This role will lead initiatives including web, Business Intelligence, machine learning and digital engagement.
The Lead Web Developer will have a breadth of knowledge across modern platforms and technologies, be self-motivated and continually develop their understanding of emerging technologies, seeking to adhere to best practices in front-end and back-end coding, systems architecture, and deployment. This position reports to the Chief Technology Officer and will work with a variety of teams and partners across multiple disciplines.
Beyond coding skills, this position will manage multiple projects in parallel and lead them through to completion and product release, including: coordinating meetings and launches with involved teams and stakeholders, gathering requirements and use-cases, conducting code reviews, ensuring reliability and extensibility of applications, and other inspections necessary to ensure projects meet established technological standards and accessibility standards. In addition to working on internal web projects, the Lead Web Developer is responsible for defining internal standards and guidelines designed to foster maintainable coding practices and system design while ensuring these standards are implemented across all consultant projects in addition to internal ones.
Established as an educational institution, the Barnes Foundation carries out its mission by promoting appreciation of the arts and horticultural science, through the preservation, presentation, and interpretation of the collections of Albert C. and Laura L. Barnes.
Celebrated for its exceptional breadth, depth, and quality, the Barnes Foundation’s art collection includes works by some of the greatest European and American masters of impressionism, post-impressionist, and early modern art, as well as African sculpture, Pennsylvania German decorative arts, Native American textiles, metalwork, and more.
The Foundation engages diverse audiences through its exceptional collections and related high-quality programs that reflect a broad range of periods and cultures and build on the founders’ innovative educational vision of transforming lives through the arts and horticulture.
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Competitive Benefits Include: Group health, dental and vision insurance; flexible spending accounts; short- and long-term disability and group life insurance; 403(b) with matching contributions; Employee Assistance Program; voluntary benefits; as well as paid vacation, personal time, sick time and holidays.
Please include a cover letter and an updated resume with your application, along with salary expectations.
The Barnes Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we’re committed to diversity and equal opportunity in our recruitment and hiring. Qualified candidates of all backgrounds are welcome and encouraged to apply for this position. Employees have rights under other laws including, but not limited to, the Family and Medical Leave Act and the Employee Polygraph Protection Act. We participate in E-Verify.