Chicago Seeking a Webmaster

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Chicago Seeking a Webmaster
« on: April 14, 2018, 08:08:42 pm »
Chicago is looking for a motivated individual that possess a high degree of energy and commitment to serve as the Webmaster.

Job Requirements:

-   Serves as a Leader to coach and motivate controllers while upholding a culture that builds exceptional internal and external pilot experiences.
-   Manages and oversees the ARTCCs data services including web content and delivery, web services, email systems, data storage systems, etc.
-   Must respond quickly to website and data system needs.
-   Develops and implements policies and procedures for operation and maintenance of the ARTCC web and data systems
-   Supports and participates in initiatives that give back to the VATSIM community.
-   Supports the recruitment, retention and development of a diverse range of talented people.
-   Holds self and others accountable to high performance standards while providing pilots with memorable experiences.
-   Ability to listen to feedback and take constructive action.
-   Maintains an online presence on the VATSIM server and Chicago TeamSpeak.
-   Attends periodic meetings to report on ARTCC activities.

Application Requirements:

-   Must abide by the minimum required hours as dictated in the Chicago Controller Handbook: 2 hours.
-   Must be proficient with modern web programming languages and techniques, including PHP Object Oriented Programming, HTML, PHP/MySQL, CSS
-   Must be an active member of the network in good standing.
-   Must have excellent written and oral communication skills.
-   Must be able to work in a team environment.
-   Must be available for regular correspondence (via the primary means of e-mail), as well as routinely checking VATUSA forums and other outlets for official notices.

Preferred Skills

-   Demonstrated custom web programming with PHP/MySQL in a production environment, Commercial/Enterprise class experience
-   AJAX/Javascript
-   RSS/XML and DOM
-   Familiarity with APIs for other applications (Google, Twitter, Facebook, etc.)
-   Familiarity with Laravel

Candidates can expect an initial evaluation of their application after which they may be contacted for a comprehensive interview.

Applications should include:
Cover letter including links to past work, if applicable
Full Name, active e-mail, and VATSIM CID.
Availability for an interview.

Applications must be received no later than 23:59z, 31 April 2018.
Please send applications to: datm [at]
Deputy Air Traffic Manager | Chicago ARTCC