Senior Drupal Architect

Pingv has an immediate opening for an experienced Senior Drupal Architect with a proven track record demonstrating mastery of Drupal architecture and software engineering. We are looking for that smart, self-directed person with the right mix of passion for using Drupal-focused technology to solve problems, hands-on coding, mentoring others, talking to users, and contributing back to the open source community.

This is a virtual/telecommute position.

What You'll Do

  • Lead Drupal Architecture and development for a variety world-class clients.
  • Site building and custom Drupal development following best practices in Drupal module development.
  • Develop third-party integrations; working with third-party APIs.
  • Upgrade, patch, and contribute bug fixes to existing Drupal modules.
  • Participate in project post implementation reviews and contribute to recommendation reports in order to identify successful/unsuccessful project elements. Help write case studies.
  • Participate and engage with the Drupal community through our Drupal Give program.
  • Occasional blogging (once a month or more).

What You Need

  • Expert in Drupal 7. Several years of enterprise-level experience with Drupal is strongly preferred, including knowledge of earlier versions of Drupal. You know your way around the Drupal.org issue queue and API documentation.
  • A demonstrable record of participation in the Drupal community(i.e., your Drupal ID shows a history of engagement and participation, or equivalent).
  • You grok open source.
  • Professionalism, reliability, integrity. Ability to meet deadlines.
  • Collaborative but can "own" a piece of a project and run with it.
  • Expert in PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, HTML5. You know Git and Drush. Expertise/experience in alternative databases, Varnish, Solr/Lucene, Ngnix, HTML5 APIs, Twig, Node.js, JSON, AJAX a plus.
  • Experience and comfort with Agile.
  • Bachelor's and/or post-graduate degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, HCI, Information Systems ... or experience and expertise that demonstrate how that degree wasn't necessary. (Analytical skills, problem solving ability, software engineering know-how.)
  • Excellent communication skills. Fluent English is a must. Multilingual is a plus.
  • Drupal 8 familiarity; participation a plus.

To Apply

If you're the architect we're looking for, send us your resume!

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