Job Posting: PHP, CMS, MySQL

Matthew Frederico mfrederico at
Fri Aug 3 11:56:05 MDT 2012


The American Academy is looking for a Web Developer to join our team. The
chosen candidate will be initially
be responsible for building internal reports for analyzing current trends
in course content, student success and more.
The candidate will also be responsible for developing and creating a
high-touch, high quality learning experience for
our teachers, students, and applicants.

Our ideal candidate has strong technical skills, is comfortable with
programming languages, and has an interest in
online education and social entrepreneurship. As a web developer, you'll
have the opportunity to help define and
build out a cohesive, student-friendly environment using open-source tools
and frameworks.

Key Responsibilities
- Develop internal reports for analyzing success of program and classes.
- Arrange data to be displayed in usable formats for non-technical
employees and clients.
- Work with team-members to develop new web-based tools for helping at-risk
students make and successfully complete learning goals.
- Develop new tools for internal use to help employees complete their work.

Desired Experience and Requirements
- 1+ years experience with SQL
- Experience with open-source database platforms such as MySQL or
- Experience with LAMP development environment.
- Experience working with content management systems such as Drupal,
Joomla! or other OSS CMS frameworks is preferred but not required
- Some basic Linux/Unix system administration skills

Please Send Your Resume or questions to: jobs-tech at

-- Matthew Frederico

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