Drupal/PHP Developer

  • Bethesda, MD
  • Full-time

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced Drupal Developer. As a Drupal Developer you will be part of a dynamic and talented team of professionals serving society. The various website designs will be responsive, so you should be familiar with responsive design concepts, and preferably have some experience implementing them. You should enjoy theming Drupal websites, have experience with common Drupal 7 modules, and be able to write PHP and Javascript code to facilitate theming when required.


Principal Responsibilities:

*Support leading edge initiatives that enhance the role of information technology at HHMI, as part of multidisciplinary team.

*Plan and troubleshoot website integration points, such as search, cache servers, cloud-based video, etc.

*Ensure security, maintainability and professional quality of website.¿

*Design, code, test and implement application programs in accordance with user specifications.

*Analyze, code, test and document routine enhancements made to new and/or existing applications.

*Other duties as assigned.

Preferred Qualifications:

*Experience working on large-scale Drupal installations that span multiple servers, require performance tuning, caching (Varnish, Memcache, APC), Apache Solr search servers, etc.

*The new design will be responsive, experience with responsive design concepts is required, and implementation experience is preferred.

*Bootstrap experience with or without Drupal, is preferred.

*Experience working with core Drupal 7 and well-used modules like Views, Panels, Rules, etc.

*Strong experience working on one or more Drupal/PHP related web development challenges.

*Experience with Drupal development, including theming, customization, configuration, PHP development.

*Experience with and a high comfort level with writing PHP code and Drupal modules

*Experience working at the theming level with HTML, CSS3, and JavaScript/jQuery

*Expert level knowledge in all of the above areas is not required, but you should have an understanding of what they are, and how their development may impact or be impacted by these components.

*Ideally you have worked on a team before using Scrum or other agile methodologies.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.