Randstad Drupal Developer in Chicago, Illinois

Drupal Developer

job details:

  • location:Chicago, IL

  • date posted:Wednesday, January 9, 2019

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Manufacturing

  • reference:664265

job description

Drupal Developer

job summary:

Position Summary:

The Drupal Developer role is to define, develop, test, analyze, and maintain new Drupal websites based on analysis of business requirements. This includes writing, coding, testing, and analyzing Drupal-based sites and modules. The Drupal developer 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 preformed 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


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 their technology

  • Perform various tasks associated with application programming

  • Provide day-to-day IT support to business partner groups

  • 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.


  • Bachelors degree, plus a minimum of 2 years experience in software development


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

  • 2+ years experience with creating custom Drupal modules

  • 2+ years experience maintaining and administering Drupal modules

  • 2+ years experience with PHP

  • 2+ years experience with Drupal theme layer

  • Experience with AJAX and/or SOAP/RESTful API usage preferred

  • Experience with Magento a big plus

  • Understanding of the entire software development process, including: design, development and deployment (back end knowledge is a plus)

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

  • Experience using 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

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.