Certification Development Programmer | The Open Group

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Certification Development Support Programmer (6 Month Contract)
Boston, MA or Portland, OR

The Open Group is a global consortium that enables the achievement of business objectives through IT standards. With more than 400 member organizations, we have a diverse membership that spans all sectors of the IT community – systems and solutions suppliers, tool vendors, integrators and consultants, as well as academics and researchers. We are now seeking a Certification Development Support Programmer to join our team on a six month contract.

This is an exceptional opportunity for an IT professional with both Drupal website management and software and application quality assurance skills to develop their career with a groundbreaking company.

Within an environment filled with credible experts, you will have the chance to work with a global portfolio of clients in a culture of innovation and thought-leadership.

The Certification Development Support Programmer will operate as part of the Certification Program Development Team. Within your role, you will be tasked with a combination of activities which support certification services for both people and products.

Specifically, you will be involved with web-based application management, Drupal 7 administration, Drupal 7 development and technical documentation.

Maintaining existing programs and implementing new software, you will take part in all aspects of developing and maintaining our client’s certification programs and systems. This will also involve supporting testing activities, configuring the certification software systems and documenting the technical aspects of new and existing software systems.

The other aspects of your role will include:

  • Delivering updates to existing operational certification programs
  • Contributing to the development of new certification programs
  • Supporting the Certification Operations Team

To be considered, you must have:

  • Experience of managing web sites using Drupal, including Drupal 7 administration and content creation
  • Quality Assurance experience with software and/or web-based applications
  • Experience editing HTML documents
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word or OpenOffice
  • A BS in Computer Science, Business or a related field

Taking a proactive and assertive approach, the Certification Development Support Programmer must display independent working abilities, a can-do attitude and an open-minded and willing approach to new challenges. Strong communication skills are key, as is the desire to continue learning and developing new skills.

For further information and to apply for this position please email jobs@opengroup.org