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Web Developers

Develop and implement websites, web applications, application databases, and interactive web interfaces. Evaluate code to ensure that it is properly structured, meets industry standards, and is compatible with browsers and devices. Optimize website performance, scalability, and server-side code and processes. May develop website infrastructure and integrate websites with other computer applications.

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    Work Activities

    Work Activities

    • Write supporting code for Web applications or Web sites.
    • Design, build, or maintain Web sites, using authoring or scripting languages, content creation tools, management tools, and digital media.
    • Back up files from Web sites to local directories for instant recovery in case of problems.
    • Select programming languages, design tools, or applications.
    • Evaluate code to ensure that it is valid, is properly structured, meets industry standards, and is compatible with browsers, devices, or operating systems.
    • Develop databases that support Web applications and Web sites.
    • Perform Web site tests according to planned schedules, or after any Web site or product revision.
    • Perform or direct Web site updates.
    • Maintain understanding of current Web technologies or programming practices through continuing education, reading, or participation in professional conferences, workshops, or groups.
    • Analyze user needs to determine technical requirements.
    • Monitor security system performance logs to identify problems and notify security specialists when problems occur.
    • Respond to user email inquiries, or set up automated systems to send responses.
    • Renew domain name registrations.
    • Confer with management or development teams to prioritize needs, resolve conflicts, develop content criteria, or choose solutions.
    • Communicate with network personnel or Web site hosting agencies to address hardware or software issues affecting Web sites.
    • Collaborate with management or users to develop e-commerce strategies and to integrate these strategies with Web sites.
    • Document test plans, testing procedures, or test results.
    • Establish appropriate server directory trees.
    • Recommend and implement performance improvements.
    • Document technical factors such as server load, bandwidth, database performance, and browser and device types.
    • Develop or implement procedures for ongoing Web site revision.
    • Create Web models or prototypes that include physical, interface, logical, or data models.
    • Provide clear, detailed descriptions of Web site specifications, such as product features, activities, software, communication protocols, programming languages, and operating systems software and hardware.
    • Evaluate or recommend server hardware or software.
    • Install and configure hypertext transfer protocol (HTTP) servers and associated operating systems.
    • Research, document, rate, or select alternatives for Web architecture or technologies.
    • Develop system interaction or sequence diagrams.

    Skills

    • Programming

      Writing computer programs for various purposes.

    • Critical Thinking

      Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.

    • Complex Problem Solving

      Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.

    WorkKeys®

    Applied Math
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    Workplace Documents
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    Graphic Literacy
    N/A

    Abilities

    • Deductive Reasoning

      The ability to apply general rules to specific problems to produce answers that make sense.

    • Oral Comprehension

      The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.

    • Near Vision

      The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).

    Knowledge

    • Computers and Electronics

      Knowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment, and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming.

    • English Language

      Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar.

    • Mathematics

      Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications.

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    Pay

    • Ohio Annual Salary 70400/yr
    • Typical Salary
    • Ohio Hourly Wage 33.85/hr
    • Typical Hourly Wage

    Ohio Employment Trends

    • Currently Employed Not Available
    • Yearly Projected Openings Not Available

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    Personality

    Conventional: People interested in this work like activities that include data, detail, and regular routines.They do well at jobs that need:
    • Attention to Detail
    • Analytical Thinking
    • Persistence
    • Dependability
    • Adaptability/Flexibility
    • Initiative

    Tools

    • Personal computers
    • Notebook computers
    • High capacity removable media drives
    • Desktop computers
    • Computer servers

    Technology

    • Web platform development software
    • Operating system software
    • Object or component oriented development software
    • Development environment software
    • Data base user interface and query software

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