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Jobs available at the Center for Cybersecurity

Web Developer


The UWF Center for Cybersecurity seeks a part-time (~20 hours/week) website developer/programmer to support the CyberSkills2Work program website. The successful candidate needs experience in writing, reading, and editing code. Tasks include creating new website elements, developing/refining/updating existing content, and managing the development process, including documentation. This position reports to the program coordinator.

Minimum Position Qualifications:

  • Some experience with the following coding languages/tools:  Python, Django, Docker, HTML/CSS/SCCS, and ORMs (Object-Relational Mapping), GitHub.
  • Experience with web content development.
  • Some experience with software development processes and documentation best practices.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident

Preferred Position Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with AWS Services, DNS services, and SQL/NoSQL databases is preferred, along with general understanding of JSON Web Token authentication/user sessions.
  • Familiarity with consuming REST APIs, Model-View-Controller architecture, and Object-Oriented Programming concepts.
  • Ability to assemble software requirements, specifications, and testing documents.
  • Excellent time management, organizational, and communications skills are very helpful.
  • Studying or graduated with an undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Software Development, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, or related major.

Work Requirements:

Must be available to work at least 20 hours per week. The pay range is $15 - $20 per hour depending on qualifications and experience. Work is remote.

Responsibilities May Include:

  • Develop or adapt content for the website to expand visibility and attract prospective students, employers, and stakeholders, including text copy, media, etc. 
  • Code development, updating, and documentation.
  • Manage code workflow and website deployment.
  • Manage both front end and back-end code of full-stack Django application.
  • Deploy both front end and back-end changes according to timelines and ensure safety of deployment.
  • Manage DNS related configurations (domain, subdomain, virtual hosts etc.).
  • Ensure accuracy and brand consistency and comply with program brand theme on all web content.
  • Manage AWS (IAM user roles, EC2 servers, firewall rules, monitor resource utilization and budget, etc.).
  • Apply web development experience with SSR frameworks, templating, Docker, and PaaS to provide technical support.
  • Other duties as required.

Application Requirements:

Interested individuals should submit the documents below as PDF attachments via the Careers at UWF website by May 1, or sooner:

  1. Resume
  2. Unofficial transcripts
  3. Samples or links to websites, code, or other materials that demonstrate related experience 
  4. Optional: Brief cover letter that highlights qualifications and experience related to the above responsibilities

Position will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Candidates are asked to list all other employment, related experience, and/or examples of any previous work that is relevant to this position.

Please visit the UWF Careers Page for information on additional UWF career opportunities.