Randstad Drupal Architect in Chicago, Illinois

Drupal Architect

job details:

  • location:Chicago, IL

  • date posted:Thursday, January 10, 2019

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:664305

job description

Drupal Architect

job summary:

The Senior Drupal Developer/Architect role will be responsible for taking Drupal 7/8 projects through the entire life cycle. You will work as the technical lead and will be directly involved in the design, development, and testing of multiple Drupal sites. This position will also document and support the sites and extensions throughout the production life cycle. The position will include both working with project teams in an Agile environment and self-directed activities. The position's responsibilities require independent analysis, communication, and problem solving. Work is performed with little supervision and requires initiative, organization, and judgment. Simulates or recreates customer problems to resolve operating difficulties.

location: Chicago, Illinois

job type: Permanent

work hours: 8 to 5

education: Bachelors

responsibilities:

Essential Functions:

  • Understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and approaches

  • Experience in following Agile development practices

  • Ability to get things done without being micromanaged

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Technical proficiency to accurately document code

  • Require minimal supervision and provide oversight for assigned projects

  • Prepares proposals and time estimates for future work

  • Schedules work to meet completion dates and technical specifications

  • Performs role of subject matter expert for Drupal

  • Ability to work "on call" as required

To perform the job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

qualifications:

Education/Certification:

  • Bachelors degree, plus a minimum of 6 years experience in application development

  • Acquia Drupal 7/8 Developer Certification (Developer, Front End Specialist, Back End Specialist)

  • Drupal 7/8 Grand Master Certification required

Experience:

  • 6 years building sites using: Drupal CMS, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, Backbone.js, Node.js, or JQuery Mobile

  • 4+ years experience with creating custom Drupal modules

  • 4+ years experience maintaining and administering Drupal modules

  • 4+ years experience with PHP

  • 4+ years experience with Drupal theme layer

  • 4+ years experience with AJAX and SOAP/RESTful API usage

  • Experience with Magento a big plus

  • Deep SQL database experience (Oracle, MS SQL, My SQL)

  • Experience utilizing BitBucket and Jira

skills: Skills:

  • Advanced interpersonal skills and ability to work/learn as part of a team

  • Advanced knowledge of ticket based tracking system

  • Advanced organizational and prioritization skills

  • Advanced skill in providing confident and polite customer service

  • Advanced troubleshooting and configuration skills

  • Advanced technical knowledge of PC hardware and software products and support

  • Advanced troubleshooting technical issues via phone and in-person

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