Senior Web Developer Job Description

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Senior Web Developer

Senior Web Developer responsibilities

  • Identifying user and system requirements for new websites and applications
  • Prioritizing software development projects, setting timelines and assigning tasks to team members
  • Creating wireframes to decide on layout

Senior Web Developer Job Description Template

Job Brief

We are looking for a Senior Web Developer to build and maintain functional web pages and applications.

Senior Web Developer responsibilities include leading a team of junior developers, refining website specifications and resolving technical issues. To be successful in this role, you should have extensive experience building web pages from scratch and in-depth knowledge of at least one of the following programming languages: Javascript, Ruby or PHP.

Ultimately, you will ensure our web pages are up and running and cover both internal and customer needs.


  • Identify user and system requirements for new websites and applications
  • Prioritize software development projects, set timelines and assign tasks to team members
  • Create wireframes to decide on layout
  • Write or review code for various applications
  • Run functionality testings and debug code
  • Oversee junior web developers and evaluate their performance
  • Liaise with designers to decide on UI/UX elements (like graphics and navigation buttons)
  • Ensure our software documentation is up-to-date
  • Collaborate with mobile developers to build mobile-responsive websites


  • Work experience as a Senior Web Developer
  • Expertise in at least one programming language, preferably Javascript, Ruby or PHP
  • Solid knowledge of HTML/CSS
  • Experience with mockup and UI prototyping tools
  • Understanding of security practices
  • Familiarity with network diagnostics tools
  • Team management skills
  • BSc/MSc in Computer Science or relevant field

Senior Web Developer Job Description Examples

Senior Web Developer • Hitachi

The Company

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Senior Web Developer • Yoh, A Day & Zimmermann Company

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Senior Web Developer • Resume Library

Job Description

Role purpose...

The role of Senior Web Developer is a vital position with technical responsibility for our websites. The role will interface with agencies and internal stakeholders. This is a hands-on position where you will be working end-to-end, planning, building, testing and deploying solutions.

Key accountabilities and decision ownership

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Senior Web Developer • San Antonio Water System

Salary starts at $79,903.00 annually. Rate of pay depends on qualifications.


The Senior Web Developer is responsible for designing, building, delivering and sustaining SAWS enterprise systems while providing the most favorable user experience. This position conceives and transforms business requirements into Internet-based applications to support SAWS business.


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