Position Details

CHIEF is looking for a Back-End Drupal Developer with demonstrated expertise in Drupal 7 maintenance and troubleshooting, as well as with site building and module development. You’ll work with designers, other developers, UXers, strategists and project managers to develop and maintain Drupal websites. We’re looking for a candidate with experience building sites, developing modules, performing security reviews and code reviews, scripting migrations and performing deployments.

Note: CHIEF also encourages applicants who wish to be considered for a senior role to apply, provided that they have more than 4 years of experience with Drupal development; demonstrable expertise with PHP development; a history of leading projects with minimal oversight; and experience directly managing or mentoring other developers.

What You'll Do

  • Perform site-building activities, including creating and modifying views, contexts and blocks in order to match functionality specified in wireframes and designs
  • Create and test custom Drupal modules
  • Install, test and debug contrib Drupal modules
  • Script migrations using the Migrate module, and supplement migration efforts with the Feeds module
  • Evaluate designs, wireframes and other deliverables during the design and user experience phase for potential development issues and flag feasibility challenges when needed
  • Conduct peer review of code created by other developers
  • Perform security reviews of sites prior to deployments
  • Communicate the intricacies of complex web development issues, acting as a subject matter expert both internally across departments and externally with clients

What It Takes

  • Experience architecting Drupal sites
  • Experience with Drush
  • Experience developing modules
  • Experience with Git version control
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and prioritize appropriately
  • Ability to estimate time and level of effort for development tasks
  • Preferred: Experience developing migration scripts
  • Preferred: Basic understanding of accessibility best practices, Section 508 Compliance and/or WCAG 2.0 standards

Additional Requirements

  • 3+ years professional web development experience, 2+ years of experience with Drupal
  • Bachelor’s Degree and U.S. Citizenship