Discover Nikkei Web Developer, Part - Time

Japanese American National Museum

Los Angeles, California

A Smithsonian affiliate and AAM accredited, located adjacent to Metro Gold Line-Little Tokyo/Arts district, Los Angeles. Discover Nikkei is a community website about Nikkei identity, history and experiences (www.discovernikkei.org).  Web Developer is responsible for the maintenance and technical development of web applications of the Discover Nikkei project at the National Museum. Minimum 4 years experience working w/the development of dynamic web applications. Knowledge of Japanese American/Nikkei history and culture; knowledge of Japanese, Spanish, and/or Portuguese a plus. Required: Solid grasp of Linux, Python, SQL, PostgreSQL, HTML, CSS, and Javascript. Knowledge of basic graphic design, page layout, and image optimization. Understanding of website architecture, usability issues, and browser peculiarities. Experience using Django and customizing open-source CMS software. Experience using third-party APIs and web analytics. Hourly $ DOE. Visit www.janm.org/jobs/  for application form and full JD w/additional qualification requirements. EOE.