We are a global higher education association dedicated to advancing faith and intellect for the common good.
As a member service, our institutions have a dedicated partner in the CCCU on the hill. We advocate on behalf of our institutions as if they have a seat at the table.
The CCCU offers faith-integrated, off-campus study programs in nine locations across the U.S. and around the world that foster studentsâ€™ intellectual, cultural, vocational, and spiritual growth.
More than just a job-finding service, the CCCU Career Center links passionate people to meaningful careers with faith-based employers, in faith-related positions, and in all sectors of higher education.
We organize numerous conferences that provide leaders on our campuses with important faith-centered professional development in their respective fields.
To fulfill our mission and meet the needs of our members, we provide unique services for administration, faculty, students, and friends of Christian higher education.
News & Publications
Stay up-to-date with the latest news from the CCCU and read articles from our most recent issue of Advance Magazine.
CCCU institutions are located around the world. Though they are diverse in size, scope, and mission, they are each committed to faith-integrated higher education.
Higher Ed Administrative Careers - Marketing/Public Relations
The Director Web Development works in partnership with the Vice President for Strategic Communication and Engagement to establish APU’s website vision, provide the development roadmap, and lead all aspects of APU’s website. This position is responsible for maintaining existing systems, providing development direction, and exhibiting agile leadership. This person will oversee the design, development, and maintenance of the university website back-end systems and more than 70,000 content files across 10,000 public pages. This individual will create web-based systems and databases to manage website content, back-end systems to display dynamic and/or interactive information to website users.
Required Education * Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field. * M.S. in Computer Science, or equivalent graduate work preferred.
Required Experience * 7-10 years of programming. * 10 years of web development. * 5+ years’ experience in supervisory and team leadership.
Primary Duties/Essential Functions
Management/Leadership * Partner with leadership to prioritize website projects and ensure best use of website resources and opportunities for integration of strategic messaging, engagement opportunities, marketing objectives, recruitment initiatives, and presidential priorities, including strategic plan progress, inclusion and equity goals, and reputation-building endeavors. * Provide technical leadership to the university's website and its more than 8,800 web pages. * Manage the development of new technology projects and their distribution among web programming personnel. * Supervise and support the professional development of the web development staff members in the areas of front-end design, back-end programming, mobile application development, social media integration, and analytics integration and evaluation. * Research best-practice technologies and development techniques, and apply learning outcomes to relevant web development topics.
Web Technology/Development * Define coding standards and guidelines, and work with other developers to ensure a consistent approach to technical development. Assist web developers in creating customer interfaces. * Create and manage web-based tools, modules, and back-end applications that enhance the user experience on our site, expedite the workflow process, and ensure accuracy and timeliness of content. * Implement HTML templates and content using up-to-date responsive design practices and accessibility guidelines. * Establish web development environment, including development, edits, staging, QA, and live migration paths where appropriate. Manage code archiving and versioning. * Monitor content management tool usage and needs, and plan/implement upgrades and solutions to support office processes and client requests. * Design and implement back-end interfaces between APU’s website and third-party systems, creating a seamless front-end experience where possible.
Azusa Pacific University is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
Internal Number: S1375
About Azusa Pacific University
Azusa Pacific University is a comprehensive, evangelical, Christian university located 26 miles northeast of Los Angeles, California. As a leading Christian university in California, Azusa Pacific University grounds rigorous academics on a solid spiritual foundation. With an intentional focus on scholarship, faith integration, diversity, and internationalization, APU provides high-quality academic programs within a tight-knit community of disciples and scholars. APU is classified by the Carnegie Foundation as an R2 Doctoral University, recognizing APU’s high level of research activity. A leader in the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities, APU is committed to excellence in higher education. Offering more than 100 bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral programs on campus, online, and at seven regional locations across Southern California, APU continues to be recognized annually as one of America’s Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report.