Lead Drupal 8 Developer Remote
My name is Bill Stevens and I have a new remote contract to hire Lead Drupal 8 Developer position located in Downtown, Manhattan that could be of interest to you, please review my specification below and I am available at any time to speak with you so please feel free to call me. This position will allow the ideal candidate to work onsite in New York City the first five days of the contract and then continue to work remotely.
This position pays $90.00 per hour on a w-2 hourly basis or $100.00 per hour on a corp basis. The corp rate is for independent contractors only and not third party firms.
The firm is seeking an experienced, flexible and versatile Drupal developer to help us build interactive, mobile-first websites from the ground up and create leading-edge digital consumer-facing experiences. We value strong interpersonal skills, through-leadership, teamwork, personal drive and initiative, and solutions-orientation along with strong communication skills
Independently engage and partner with agency designers, business stakeholders and onshore/offshore IT teams to translate business and technical requirements to well-engineered and tested scalable solutions
Provide subject matter expertise and thought leadership on architecture, management, digital asset governance, configuration, upgrades and functional evolution of the Drupal 8 platform and capability
Bring deep technical expertise to content management, decoupled software development user experience, quality assurance, architecture, instrumentation and performance decisions
Improve and maintain the integrations with third-party SaaS providers to ensure exemplary performance and security
Drive successful delivery of all projects, handle and prioritize multiple simultaneous projects and consistently meet deadlines while bringing flexibility and adaptability to dynamic business needs
Ensure compliance with security, infrastructure processes, policies and other administrative/corporate procedures. Proactively monitor site stability and performance, work with production support and development teams to identify and implement mitigation strategies
Ensure project success by providing feedback after reviewing project plans, timelines, estimates, and requirements documents; identify risks and mitigation strategies. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Proactive with finding efficiencies in design elements and consistency across multiple site designs
Be proficient in agile development methodology including the translation of user stories to develop requirements, pair programming, iterative epic development, testing/debugging, reporting, documentation, deployment and maintenance/support
Design/build/update/removal of content and links
Develop, enforce and ensure adherence to content standards, meta-tagging, policies, procedures and frameworks that foster flexibility and re-use
Coordinate, review, traffic and deploy content on conjunction with business, agencies and other stakeholder
BA/BS Degree in Computer Science or related field
7+ years of relevant professional experience in website development, ideally in managing and developing within CMS-managed site environments
Seasoned, proven expertise in building responsive, scalable, robust, consumer-facing websites, cloud services and apps using modern library frameworks and web architecture components
Experience with managing and building out Drupal 8, including custom module and theme development, experience migrating to Drupal 8 from previous versions a plus.
Experience with Acquia or Lightning preferred
Experience working on a large website rebuild or re-platform project
Experience with PHP 7 and programming concepts such as:
OOP (Object Oriented Programming)
Services and Dependency Injection containers
Understanding of core Drupal API and concepts including:
Field API, Form API, Render API
Entities, Views, Fields, Routing, Database abstraction layer
Experience utilizing SOAP and REST API's
Experience with the Twig Templating Language
Experience with Apache Solr, Redis, Memcached, Tomcat
Knowledge of PHP, Symfony Framework, jQuery, Bootstrap a plus
Knowledge of code versioning using Git or similar tools
Knowledge of JIRA, CI/CD tools a plus
Strong knowledge of Cloud technologies - AWS (preferred) or Azure, Middleware, Microservices, Application development platforms, High Availability designs and technologies
Experience with Adobe Creative suite (Photoshop, Dreamweaver, InDesign, Illustrator) a plus
Experience with Agile/Scrum development environments essential
Strong experience with backend development with frontend experience as well
The ideal candidate should be focused on the backend
Background in building Drupal environments in AWS a big plus
Based on his experience, he could play the role as backend developer
US citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply, sponsorship for this role is not available at this time.
The interview process will include an initial telephone screening.
Please let me know your interest for this position, availability to interview and start for this position along with a copy of your recent resume or please feel free to call me at any time with any questions.
Director of Technical Recruiting
Denville, New Jersey 07834
Direct Line: 1-973-732-5454 x21
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