AECOM Digital and Web Designer/Front-End Developer in New York, New York
Business Line AECOM Corporate
Position Title Digital and Web Designer/Front-End Developer
United States of America - New York
AECOM is seeking a motivated, tech-savvy self-starter to serve as the technical and design lead developing and supporting engaging digital assets that reach a global audience.
Reporting to the Director of Digital and Social Media, the successful candidate will provide daily content management and development support for the external AECOM.com corporate website, which is built on a WordPress platform. The role includes recommending enhancements to the site and working with AECOM’s partner agencies to create engaging user experiences. The successful candidate will also lead the development of other digital platforms to meet communications, marketing and business objectives.
Specific areas of responsibility include:
Developing and leading the implementation of highly engaging website functionality based on best practices and leading industry standards. This includes recommending and implementing enhancements to the site in order to engage potential clients, partners, investors and job candidates.
Partnering with key stakeholders to update content, create new sections and develop innovative digital solutions to meet AECOM’s communications and business development objectives.
Creating microsites and splash pages to meet external communication, business and marketing needs while adhering to AECOM digital and branding standards.
Serving on the content management team for the external AECOM.com website.
Helping increase effectiveness of AECOM’s digital platforms by leveraging best practices insights.
Candidates must have a passion for technology, a positive approach to challenges and a demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic team environment. Skills and experience include:
Demonstrated experience with PHP, MySQL, self-hosted WordPress sites and WordPress Multisite environments.
Demonstrated WordPress CMS platform expertise, including experience managing highly customized WordPress sites.
Experience with WordPress themes and plug-ins.
Knowledge of UX and SEO strategies.
Ability to partner with a wide variety of stakeholders in a highly matrixed organization.
Positive, solutions-oriented team player.
- The ability to track and analyze performance metrics for AECOM’s digital channels (e.g., corporate website and microsites) utilizing Google Analytics and other measurement tools.
What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.
AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster.
Job Category Communications
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 165502BR