Remote Sr. Drupal Consultant

Plum Placements Inc.

"NO THIRD PARTIES PLEASE!" DIRECT CANDIDATES ONLY

*** This is a remote, home-based opportunity. Candidates must be willing to travel, as needed 25-50% of the time.**

ABOUT

The primary purpose for this position is to build software solutions using Drupal and related open source solutions that meet the business needs of our clients. The position may participate in solution design, hands-on coding, platform installation and configuration, component deployment, testing, and/or documentation activities according to the needs of the project. The position may also provide technical pre-sales support as needed.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide solution design, software development, platform administration, and/or database administration solutions to clients using Drupal and related products
  • Create technical and conceptual specifications in support of the clients' business needs and functional specifications
  • Consult and make recommendations to clients and project leadership regarding Drupal technical implementations and best practices
  • Develop custom code and interfaces to other application systems as defined by the technical specifications
  • Conduct Unit Testing
  • Resolve issues discovered during System/Integration Testing, and User Acceptance Testing
  • Develop detailed documentation of solution design and code
  • Work with customers to clarify needs and requirements and to build a solution design
  • Participate in the design and development of web-based solutions
  • Assist clients to develop or express an organizational strategy for accomplishing strategic technology goals
  • Assist clients to identify appropriate technologies for accomplishing their strategic technology goals

REQUIRED

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or a related field
  • At least five (5) years Information Technology experience, including at least two (2) years' hands on development experience with Drupal
  • Demonstrated knowledge, implementation skills, and understanding of the core Drupal stack and architectural concepts
  • Experience with Drupal versions 7 and 8
  • Experience with Drupal development including creating forms, content types, custom views, themes, and configuration management
  • Experience with RESTful services
  • Experience with core technologies, including Apache, PHP, Twig, hooks, theme development and module development
  • Experience with JavaScript frameworks such as Angular and React
  • Demonstrated ability with JavaScript libraries (jQuery, ExtJS), HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Experience as a member of a technical project team, from design through delivery
  • Experience troubleshooting and identifying potential problems and making appropriate changes as necessary
  • Experience creating technical documentation
  • Demonstrated presentation and communication skills , including the ability to communicate directly with clients to explain technical concepts
  • Demonstrated interpersonal skills

PREFERRED

  • Demonstrated ability to use common design patterns and a working knowledge of best practices to create custom templates, fields, modules, and system modifications
  • Experience developing systems using Agile methodologies
  • Experience in documenting
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Business Analysis modeling tools (e.g. Activity Diagrams, Process Flows, State Diagrams)
  • Consulting experience
    • provided by Dice drupal open source RESTful services Apache PHP Twig hooks forms themes JavaScript Angular React HTML CSS jQuery Agile templates modules fields test scripts Activity Diagrams flows documentation
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