Senior Drupal Engineer Acquia
We're looking for ?bi-lingual? Drupal engineers who can speak both PHP and jQuery to work on improvements to the Drupal authoring experience in Drupal 7 and Drupal 8.
You?ll work with Dries Buytaert and a talented and passionate team of interaction designers, engineers, front-end wizards, usability specialists, and accessibility gurus, as well as the larger Drupal community. Your mission: make game-changing advancements in Drupal?s UX, including features such as in-line editing, drag and drop layout tools, and media management.
Acquia offers fabulous company benefits and a fast paced, highly motivated, enormously fun work environment... Not to mention a career with tons of potential to grow within the company.
Collaborate with the Drupal community to improve Drupal's authoring experience for both Drupal 7 and Drupal 8.
Building proof-of-concepts and prototypes to help incubate new ideas for Drupal.
Discover and compare/contrast different approaches from competing systems and new technologies and come up with recommendations for changes in Drupal (e.g. how to approach making Drupal into a mobile platform, how to improve Drupal?s content editorial workflow).
2+ years of Drupal programming experience, including familiarity with the theme layer, Render API, Entity API and Drupal 7?s AJAX system.
3+ years PHP or other significant programming experience
Expertise with CSS 2 and 3 -- and how they work in different browsers
PHP and LAMP
Experience working with Open Source developer communities
Excellent organization and communication skills
Experience with creating and maintaining Drupal distributions
Extra credit: ability to create quick prototypes to test out UX concepts
Drum up some awesome code to show us and get ready to tell us why you are the right person for the job.
||Burlington, MA |
We are a new software company that will provide value-added software products and services for the Drupal social publishing system
Shipping Product Investors: North Bridge Venture Partners
, O'Reilly Alphatech Ventures
, Sigma Partners All Jobs: at Acquia
|Headquarters:||150 Presidential Way|
Woburn, MA 01801
|Company Profile:||With over two million downloads since inception, Drupal is used by web developers worldwide to build compelling websites. Diverse organizations use Drupal as their core social publishing system, including media companies, non-profit organizations, publishers, and many others.
Acquia plans to accelerate and extend market adoption of Drupal by advancing the core technology and offering value-added software products and network services that dramatically speed deployment and reduce risk.
Our founders are Dries Buytaert, the original creator and project lead of the Drupal open source web content management system, and Jay Batson, previously founder and CEO of Pingtel.|
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