Senior Software Developer

Dalas Museum of ArtThe Dallas Museum of Art (DMA) seeks to hire a senior software developer who will join the team in Dallas and help the Museum to impact its local audiences through digital tools and projects. The ideal candidate will have a talent for building dynamic and successful tools, a love for creativity and experimentation, and the diligence to solve tough problems.


  • Advanced knowledge of Python web development including Django and other similar web frameworks.
  • Fluency with HTML/CSS and the capabilities of cross-browser development
  • Advanced knowledge of JavaScript and object-oriented modular frameworks like JQuery
  • Extensive experience with database tools including MongoDB, MySQL and MSSQL.
  • Experience working with a team of developers and using version control systems like Git and Subversion
  • A commitment to open-source development, sharing, and working with a team


  • A senior web developer with at least 5 years of experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, related field, or commensurate work experience
  • A software developer who loves to learn and is independently motivated to stay their skills up-to-date
  • Proven experience working successfully in diverse teams
  • A good communicator who can share their ideas effectively
  • Passion for making a difference in Dallas and around the world


  • A dynamic workplace, surrounded by priceless art, located in the nation’s largest art district
  • The ability to make a difference in a non-profit that strives to effectively serve our local community through art
  • A connection to a community of technologists and other developers in cultural organizations around the world
  • Competitive salaries commensurate with experience and a flexible working environment
  • A comprehensive benefit package including medical, dental, and retirement.

The Dallas Museum of Art is committed to building a culturally diverse staff and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

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About Robert Stein

Robert Stein is the Executive Vice President and Chief Program Officer of the American Alliance of Museums (AAM) where he oversees the teams responsible for AAM’s diverse content and programs. Prior to his work at AAM, Rob was Deputy Director of the Dallas Museum of Art and Deputy Director for Research, Technology, and Engagement at the Indianapolis Museum of Art. Rob brings a strong technology background to his work and a focus on the impact and social change that museums can bring to the communities they serve.