Web Analytics Developer

Location: Washington, District Of Columbia - Remote
Category: Software Engineering
Employment Type: Contract
Job ID: 16044
Date Added: 01/19/2024

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Job Description:
As a Web Analytics Developer on the Web Strategy & Operations team at The American Chemical Society, you will play a crucial role in optimizing data collection across our online platforms, as well as maintaining current web applications and developing new solutions. Your primary responsibility will be to implement, configure, and maintain data collection architecture in Adobe Launch. Additional responsibilities will include working with the application development team on enhancements for ACS.org and other microsites.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Analytics Implementation: maintain web analytics data collection architecture in Adobe Launch for use in Adobe Analytics.
  • Data Collection: develop event tags, custom logic, and data layer specifications to gather relevant user interaction and website performance data.
  • Tag Management: manage and maintain tag management systems to ensure data accuracy and consistency.
  • Debugging and Testing: troubleshoot and debug errors and conduct unit testing to ensure code quality.
  • JavaScript Expertise: Write well-structured, fast performing, and maintainable JavaScript code using vanilla Javascript modern frameworks and libraries (e.g., React, Angular, Vue, Svelte). Ability to debug older Javascript and libraries like jQuery.
  • Front-end Development: Develop and maintain interactive, user-friendly web applications using HTML, CSS (SASS), and JavaScript.
  • Data Quality Assurance: regularly audit data collection processes to ensure data accuracy and reliability.
  • Problem-Solving: tackle complex development challenges and find creative solutions.
  • Collaboration: work closely with cross-functional teams to align analytics & development efforts with business goals.
  • Stay Updated: stay informed about the latest industry trends, best practices, and emerging technologies in web development.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science (or equivalent work experience).
  • Experience with web analytics tools (e.g., Adobe Analytics, Adobe Launch, Google Analytics, Google Tag Manager).
  • Proficiency in web development technologies (HTML, CSS, JavaScript)
  • Experience with tag management systems.
  • Excellent problem-solving and communication skills.
  • Attention to detail and a strong commitment to data accuracy.