Drupal Developer at SKILL BIRD

United States
- Remote
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Organization : SKILL BIRD
Location :
United States
Experience : 8 Years
Job type : Contract
Posted on : April 12, 2024


Job title : Drupal Developer 

Location : Remote 

Duration : 5+ Months of Contract

Interview : Video/Phone


• Must be a US Citizen

• Minimum 8 years’ experience

• Minimum bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field

• Advanced web content management system administration and/or development experience or equivalent system experience (such as Drupal or similar)

• Advanced PHP, Javascript, HTML/CSS experience

Job Description:


Argonne is seeking an experienced (Level IV) software engineers skilled in Drupal or other web content management system development. Candidate will possess extensive solution development knowledge with the ability to work on a defined set of web content management, enterprise web search, and related business systems.


The goal is to enhance, upgrade, or develop operational tools and business functionality for the Argonne web content management, enterprise web search and related systems. To work as a developer on the scrum team accomplishing priorities set by the Product Owner and Product Manager. Current priorities include Drupal upgrades, Coveo enterprise search appliance enhancements, Site Studio foundational components, Sharepoint development, and related development as assigned to the scrum team. Additional work includes integrations with authentication and web services for data transfer, decommissioning older technologies, migrating applications such as PHP, fixing defects and expanding developer tools such as expansion of unit test and enhancing CI/CD pipelines. Additional roles include assisting the scrum team with user support for the systems, pair programming, and code reviews. All development includes knowledge transfer to the scrum team to sustain operation and support for all systems where development occurs.

The ideal candidates will need to perform investigation and analysis of business requirements, establish requirements and objectives of computerized solution in web content management and related systems; prepare detailed software development agile artifacts such as Stories and Testing/Scrum Tasks, and recommend methodologies necessary to accomplish plan. In addition, candidates will consult with product manager and product owner on planning and monitoring of work. Candidates have eight or more years of relevant experience at a level no less than senior systems developer or equivalent. The ideal candidates will need to:

• Work with others within the Enterprise Software Solutions (ESS) department, Ice Phoenix scrum team with stakeholders in the Communications and Public Affairs (CPA) division, Argonne Library, Cyber Security Program Office (CSPO), Networking Operations Center (NOC), Infrastructure Department, Quality Assurance Division, Business Information Services (BIS) division, Mission Support and lab-wide to develop solutions based on business requirements and specifications in a professional and respectful manner.

• Develop tools and functionality for web content management and related systems.

• Work with a scrum team to develop the services with an Agile Scrum practice and mindset.

• Develop components that leverage community-built functionality where possible and complex programming where appropriate.

• Provide the experience for authentication and web services integrations.

• Mentor others in developing strategies and execution.

• Develop test plans and deployment procedures for assigned work.

• Interface with code repository and CI/CD pipeline.

• Conduct business analysis and create workflow diagrams and implement those workflows

• Document work completed and changes to operating procedures.

• Transfer knowledge of service operations to appropriate staff.

The ideal candidates should have a fundamental understanding of web content management and related systems such as enterprise web search, migration tools, collaboration tools and others; experience working closely with SME’s, product managers, product owners, scrum masters, developers, and business process owners to translate business requirements into technical specifications and develop functionality.


• Must be a US Citizen

• Minimum 8 years’ experience

• Minimum bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field

• Advanced web content management system administration and/or development experience or equivalent system experience (such as Drupal or similar)

• Advanced PHP, Javascript, HTML/CSS experience

• Database development experience with MySQL, SQL Server, or Oracle experience

• Sharepoint, Enterprise Search (ex. Coveo), and WordPress experience is a plus

• Knowledge of software development life cycle, agile development, software testing and debugging

• Excellent communication and technical skills.

• Ability to produce secure, reliable, and extendable code

• Excellent communication and technical documentation skills.

• Ability to understand and follow organizational best practices and standards.

• Proven skills in web user interface design.

• Able to work both independently and as a contributing member of an Agile Scrum technical team.

• Able to effectively interact with user organizations to derive system requirements and design solutions.

• Able to disseminate knowledge to current staff.

• Ability to model Argonne’s Core Values: Impact, Safety, Respect, Integrity, and Teamwork

About Argonne National Labs:

Argonne National Laboratory, one of the U.S. Department of Energy's national laboratories for science and engineering research, employs 3,400 employees, including 1,400 scientists and engineers, three-quarters of whom hold doctoral degrees. Argonne's annual operating budget of around $1 billion supports upwards of 200 research projects. Since 1990, Argonne has worked with more than 600 companies and numerous federal agencies and other organizations. Argonne's mission is to apply a unique mix of world-class science, engineering and user facilities to deliver innovative research and technologies. We create new knowledge that addresses the most important scientific and societal needs of our nation.

We actively seek opportunities to work with industry to transfer our technologies to the marketplace through licensing, joint research and many other collaborative relationships. Argonne is managed by UChicago Argonne, LLC, for the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Science. We are located on 1,500 acres (6.9 sq. km) in southwest DuPage County, Illinois 25 miles (40 km) southwest of Chicago. The site is completely encircled by the beautiful Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve.

Skills | Must-Haves:

* 8+ years of professional experience

* Bachelor's Degree (preferably in Computer Science)

* advanced web content management development experience in Drupal

* PHP, JavaScript, HTML/CSS experience

* database development experience

Nice to Have Skills:

* Sharepoint, Enterprise Search (i.e. Coveo), and WordPress experience

* lives in Illinois


Thanks & Regards 

Abhinandan Kumar

Technical Recruiter 


Mail : [email protected]

Contact No.: 302-330-5298 Ext-331




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