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Web Designer/Developer

Web Designer/Developer

Web designer/Developer Job Description

The web designer/developer is responsible for the design, layout and coding of the website. He or she will be involved with the technical and graphical aspects of a website – how the site works and how it looks. They may also be asked to maintain and update the existing site.

The website designer/developer will:

  • write the programming code, either from scratch or by adapting existing website software and graphics packages to meet organizational requirements
  • test the website and identify any technical problems
  • upload the site onto a server and register it with different search engines.

A web designer/developer may work at his or own pace, based upon their class load. The designer will work with the website owner to meet project deadlines established between them.

A web designer/developer should:

  • have skills in software programming and graphics
  • have creativity and a vivid imagination
  • be adaptable and able to pick up new website techniques
  • keep up to date with advances in computer technology and how this affects the existing site

A web designer/developer is responsible for the design, layout and coding of a website. They will be involved with the technical and graphical aspects of a website; how the site works and how it looks.

In order to develop an eye appealing website, a web designer/developer will:

  • work with the type of content provided to them by the website owner
  • determine any functionality that the site must support, for example, the management of financial transactions or inquiries
  • give guidance on creative aspects of layout, colors and styles and execute the agreed to “look and feel” of the site

The web designer/developer will then:

  • write the programming code, either from scratch or by adapting existing website software and graphics packages to meet business requirements
  • test the website and identify any technical problems
  • upload the site onto a server and register it with different search engines.

The web designer/developer will work directly with the website owner.

Contact:

Pam Dowd

pgd83716 at yahoo dot com

 

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