Drupal - Technical Architect (Pune)

  • Full-time

Company Description

We are a leading technology and design company that stays ahead of the curve, with over a decade of experience. We offer business-to-business solutions that create engaging digital experiences for enterprises across industries. Our solutions are built on development expertise, design thinking, and innovative technologies. We follow an agile methodology to deliver exceptional user experiences. Our creative solutions have an intuitive user experience and produce measurable results.

Our team of experts in development, design, and technology posses diverse skill sets, including Drupal development, UX/UI design, quality engineering, JavaScript frameworks, content strategy, branding, product engineering, artificial intelligence, and machine learning.
We believe in the pursuit of excellence, building strong partnerships, taking ownership of our work, and embracing feedback every step of the way. We prioritize the personal and professional success of our team members. Our culture is centered around connecting design, code, and our values to make a meaningful impact across the world.

We deliver digital excellence by being rooted in our values and principles, including taking charge, excellence, cohesion, coherence, kindness, boldness, and creativity.

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Job Description

As our Technical Architect, you'll own the company's consulting and development services for Drupal client projects from initial concept to completion. You will dive into problem-solving challenges, think creatively about ways to deliver quality, and contribute to the Drupal community. You will focus on clear communication, an innovative approach, delivering smooth execution of projects, carrying out project estimations, and setting the right expectations with the clients.
We are looking for a Technical Architect who is talented and driven to manage large-scale, interactive projects from conception and design to development and implementation. 

This role is for you if:

  • You can analyse customer business requirements and translate these into technology solutions.
  • You have experience with pre-sales activities and work on business proposals and project estimates.
  • You have extensive experience deploying Drupal projects and suggesting the needed infra for projects.
  • You have experience with various site-building approaches and modules, e.g., panels, views, features, and rules, the core API, layout builders, configuration management, and other contributed modules.
  • You have a solution-oriented approach and are eager to take charge to get stuff done.
  • You don’t leave things to chance; rather, you’re calculated, prepared, and take measured risks. 
  • You’re resourceful, good with technology, and intellectually curious to learn new things. 
  • You have very strong conversational communication skills.
  • You can expand the company's digital business footprint and client satisfaction.

As a technical architect, you will –

  • Work as a technology consultant and advisor to clients and all stakeholders.
  • Consult our clients and triage scope for the project from a technical standpoint.
  • Architect and build web solutions using Drupal standards and best practices.
  • Leverage contributing modules and develop custom modules to meet the needs of our clients.
  • Triage and resolve complex & systemic issues reported on existing production systems.
  • Do site-audits, prepare reports and suggest fixes.
  • Manage various aspects of ongoing support and maintenance engagements.
  • Work closely with Project Managers, tech leads and developers on efficient delivery.
  • Participate and lead in knowledge improvement opportunities, code reviews and mentorship programs.
  • Communicate effectively with project managers, product owners, and development team members to facilitate understanding of deliverables, estimates, and prioritization.
  • Contribute to production deployments, documentation of technical specifications and release notes.


What we are looking for:

  • 8+ years of experience in Web Technologies
  • 6+ years of experience in Drupal
  • Experience developing custom modules in Drupal 8
  • Experience in front-end technologies like SASS, Webpack, JS, HTML5, etc.
  • Experience with semantic code reviews.
  • Experience with various domains in Drupal e.g. multi-site, publishing, e-commerce, etc.
  • Strong understanding and working experience with Drupal API’s (Form, Db, ctools, etc.)
  • Hands-on experience with Drupal JavaScript ecosystem, jQuery, database concepts and 3rd party integration.
  • Understanding and working experience with web services.
  • Strong understanding of SCM concepts and hands on experience with Git.
  • Experience working with various cloud based deployment solutions.
  • Experience working in Agile methodology

A plus, but not mandatory:

  • Experience in Acquia Cloud Site Factory Projects
  • Acquia certifications
  • Drupal contributions

Additional Information

What you will get :

  • Open and collaborative work environment, where you will be challenged, respected, and valued for your merits.
  • Intense experience in Drupal development that would bring your game to a whole other level.
  • Strong leadership and mentoring, a clear career path, and a supportive environment.  
  • A company that is proud of the quality of its work and invested in your personal development and well-being.
  • A team that values openness, does its job well, cares about one another, values customers, and plays fair
  • People who are fun to work with, are invested in each other's growth and take the values seriously.
  • Flexible work schedule so long as you uphold your commitments to the team and clients.
  • Competitive salary, insurance, and lots of perks.