Software Developer – Drupal

As a Software Developer, you will use your problem-solving skills to write well-designed, testable, and efficient code. Together with your team you will build new website features and help maintain existing high-traffic websites that we service for our clients.

You’re passionate about building scalable products, adhering to high-quality coding standards and being part of a culture that promotes learning and sharing while respecting work-life balance. You’re a self-starter who enjoys autonomy, and you will have the option to work remotely and/or from our office.

Is this role right for me?

To be perfect for this position, you will need to:

  • Work closely with team members to build new websites, add website features and port Drupal 7 sites to Drupal 8/9;
  • Participate in code reviews and knowledge-sharing such as pair programming;
  • Attend regular sprint activities such as standups, grooming and retrospectives;
  • Work closely with our product, graphic design, SEO and business teams to incubate ideas and then execute to make those ideas a reality;
  • Code website front-end user interfaces in a combination of HTML, CSS and JS;
  • Code website content management back-ends and user-facing application logic;
  • Work with our Quality Assurance team to help automate website and application testing and repetitive development tasks;
  • Collaborate with other development team members and other departments to drive innovation and help define internal standards;
  • Participate in self-directed learning, tech groups and workshops to learn new technologies and expand knowledge.

What qualifications do I need?

The ideal candidate should possess:

  • 2+ years Professional Software or Website Development experience;
  • Experience building Drupal 7/8 websites, including, but not limited to: theme and module development, hooks, views, taxonomies, custom content types, etc.;
  • Experience coding in PHP (object-oriented programming, dependency management, templating engines);
  • Experience in front-end web technologies such as HTML, CSS, JS;
  • Proficiency with code versioning tools, such as git.

Strong consideration will be provided to candidates that also offer the following:

  • Specific experience with Drupal 8 and object-oriented module development;
  • Experience with Symfony, Laravel or other PHP-based web frameworks;
  • Experience with reverse proxies such as Varnish;
  • Experience with configuring Drupal or WordPress to support multiple languages/locales;
  • Experience with containerization, e.g. Docker;
  • Experience with modern web application structure, e.g. MVC;
  • Experience with headless CMS development and deployment;
  • Experience with pre-processors such as SASS or task runners such as Gulp or Webpack;
  • Interest in task and testing automation;
  • Experience with common server administration tasks;
  • Experience with website optimization and accessibility.