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   Applicant may be required to submit additional materials and/or complete job specific tests for the position.

POSITION: Web Developer PDF form Job Vacancy Announcement
DIVISION: Judicial Management Information Services (JMIS) PDF form Judicial Branch Employment Application
SALARY: $42,175 (fillable application requires Adobe Reader or Acrobat)
BENEFITS: An attractive judicial branch benefits package is offered, including pension, medical, dental, vision and life insurance, as well as deferred compensation and generous leave time.  
HOURS OF WORK: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  

The AOIC’s JMIS division is seeking a Web Developer with an eye for design and the ability to create effective websites and content pages. The Web Developer works in a fast-paced, detail-oriented environment with high visibility in publishing content, maintaining the Illinois Supreme Court’s website, and creating new event-based websites. Assignments require coordination with co-workers, communication with judicial offices and stakeholders, and the timely and accurate preparation and posting of documents and content.       

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:  Web Developers review, prepare, and generate complex digital documents and e-books. Responsibilities also include the design of new web sites/pages, the integration and use of third party Internet services such as AWS, and the application of ever-changing development and design trends.


  • Maintain Supreme Court's website(s).
  • Timely posting of documents and content used by judicial stakeholders, media, and visitors, who rely on the website for announcement and notifications.
  • Evaluate, recommend, and implement new and existing technologies and techniques that promote a professional website, including the analysis of trends and usage statistics.
  • Advise on the availability and use of third party Internet services and provide technical authority for web development techniques, industry standards, and best practices for web sites and related services.
  • Follow defined procedures and use thorough testing discipline with strong attention to detail to ensure website content is current, accurate and reliable.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION:  A Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology,  Computer Science, or a related field of study and a minimum of four years hands-on experience in website design/development, creation and use of digital multimedia, and the creation of digital documents and online forms is preferred. Additional relevant work experience may be substituted for the degree.


  • Excellent organizational and communication skills.
  • The ability to think critically and solve complex issues.
  • Strong project and time management skills.
  • Self-motivated and detail-oriented.
  • Proficient in and knowledgeable of numerous web development tools including, HTML/HTML5, JavaScript/JQuery, .Net, AJAX, Adobe Flash, Dreamweaver, Adobe Acrobat Professional, Photoshop, Illustrator, and content management systems. 
  • Experience developing and maintaining content sites using Wiki and Sway for effective use throughout an organization.  
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office productivity software, including Office 365 (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, etc.).
  • Experience in designing/developing mobile applications is preferred (Swift, xCode).
  • Experience in and knowledge of content management systems. 
  • Experience and ability to create or edit video content, digital images, photos, and 'stories.'
  • Excellent writing skills are necessary to review and create accurate content. 
  • Strong knowledge of computers, accessories, browsers and browser settings.
  • Knowledge of folder structures and file naming techniques.
  • Understanding of network drive mappings, managing the file size of content, and use of file transfer software.
  • Proven ability to perform thorough testing and attention to detail to prevent errors in online and digital content while designing an efficient user experience.
  • Ability to maintain consistency on a website(s).
  • Ability to implement and support the procedures required to manage content and produce the required documentation.
  • Experience in and knowledge of creating and editing audio and video files and producing multimedia presentations using software tools, such as Sound Forge, Windows Moviemaker, Microsoft Producer and Avid Liquid.



  • Ability to sit for extended periods.
  • Professional office working environment requiring telephone usage and the ability to process written documents.
  • Ability to work additional hours and travel throughout the state, including overnight stays, as needed.
  • Must possess a valid Illinois driver's license and demonstrate proof of automobile insurance to operate a personal vehicle on state business, as well as maintain a safe driving record.


Interested persons should submit - via email - a letter of interest, resume, and completed (and signed) Judicial Branch Employment Application to:


This position will remain open until filled. However, those persons submitting materials by Thursday, April 4, 2019 will be given first consideration.