Purpose: To provide overall web support for MissionNext websites and hosting environment.
Key duties: Provides technical expertise and support of MissionNext’s website and hosting environment. Makes recommendations and implements performance improvements, web security tools, website programming and design, and configuration management.
Time Commitment: This is a part-time, self-supporting position requiring 5-10 hours per week.
Work with web Ministry Directors and CHief Technology Officer to develop, maintain and support new and existing websites.
Work with web Ministry Directors and graphic designers to create and refine, compelling graphic design for websites.
Install updates to plugins, themes, and other web components, implement changes in web infrastructure, adding/changing/removing web pages while ensuring security, speed, functionality, and reliability.
Develop methods to test new plugins, web changes, and other new content without impacting customers
Provide training as needed to enable MissionNext staff to implement web text, image, and video content.
Communicate to the web Ministry Directors and MissionNext leadership on web development progress, security issues and scheduled downtime.
Use trouble ticket system to track and resolve reported problems on production websites.
Maintain complete integrity and biblical standards in all aspects of development.
Other responsibilities as assigned.
College graduate in computer science, engineering or related field, or equivalent experience.
Experience and skills:
Accomplishments and track record in web infrastructure, design, and support. Personable, good communication and people skills, dependent on prayer, spiritually mature, demonstrated expertise in web development tools, (themes, plugins, PHP, HTML, and CSS coding), IT infrastructure including web domain, security and web hosting.
Christ-follower, personable, good communication and people skills, dependent on prayer, spiritually mature, financial understanding, and ability to travel.
There is no office space for this position; candidates will work from home using his/her own computer and high-speed internet. There may be little in-person contact, and day-to-day contact is via email, telephone and video conferencing.
This is a self-supporting position. Approved ministry expenses may be reimbursed.
Agrees with MissionNext Statements of Faith and Spiritual Purpose
Experience in web hosting, security, WordPress, Divi, MOD-X, Laravel PHP framework, jQuery, PostgreSQL, Divi plugins, good analytical skills and customer orientation.