Web Content Specialist in Bethesda, MD at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 4/17/2018

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    Bethesda, MD
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Job Description

Job #:  840237

Apex Systems is seeking a Web Content Specialist to support a project at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI). The position will be located in the Bethesda, Maryland vicinity. The successful candidate will work in an agile and fast paced environment supporting NIH scientists, researchers, and IT professionals whose mission is to solve unique and challenging problems. The Web Content Specialist will have the unique opportunity to interact directly with NHLBI staff to manage the entry and release of content to various NHLBI websites. Individual must be a motivated, driven team player who interacts well with others, and a good communicator. The successful candidate will participate in all web development activities including triage, development, testing, review, and release to support the maintenance of websites in the existing portfolio.


The Web Content Specialist will be responsible for performing website maintenance to both static HTML and Drupal-hosted content. Must be very detail-oriented with strong development skills, and work to ensure the accuracy, completeness, and integrity of content in multiple environments.


Applicants will qualify for the Web Content Specialist position with an Associate degree (or equivalent based on evaluation of academic credentials, training and/or experience) as well as related experience to include web development using Drupal, HTML5, css, javascript, TFS or other source control tools, and customer service.


EDUCATION: Associate degree and 3+ years related experience (or equivalent based on evaluation of academic credentials, training and/or experience).


Job Requirements

• Must be an effective verbal and written communicator, able to work with both technical and business users and provide a high level of customer service

• Proficient with HTML5, CSS

• Must be familiar and experienced managing content using Drupal (7, 8), Wordpress, or other content management systems

• Must have experience supporting and maintaining websites that are Section 508 compliant

• Must have the ability to work independently and proactively to achieve team and individual objectives

• Must be comfortable in a dynamic and fast-paced environment

• Must have strong attention to detail


• Prior experience working on Federal systems and websites

• Prior experience using issue tracking systems, e.g. ServiceNow, Remedy, etc.

• Familiar with source control systems (GitHub, Team Foundation Server) and source control management practices

• Web Analytics – example Google Analytics, Adobe Analytics, Webtrends, etc.

• Experience working in an Agile environment

• Familiarity with PHP

• Production support experience