Job Description :
IDEALFORCE has a CONTRACT position available immediately for a Drupal Developer to join our customer in Phoenix AZ. This is an ONSITE position. Please find below additional details about this job. Kindly respond with your most up to date resume if you would like to pursue this opportunity.


Responsibilities:

Client is looking for the right developer to take our Internet and Intranet websites to the next level. The Drupal developer will be responsible for developing and maintaining Internet and Intranet websites/applications using the Drupal Content Management System (CMS) to meet functional and technical designs following best practices and development standards. The Developer will design, code, test and modify responsive and accessible websites, from layout to function according to client''s specifications and requirements. The Drupal Developer will collaborate with the DES Communications web team and stakeholders to create visually appealing websites that feature user-friendly designs and clear navigation.

The developer will also provide implementation services to our customers including style guide & user guide development, customer training, problem solving and general support services. The person in this position will monitor and advise the communications team, and divisions on best practices for: website development, accessibility requirements, usability, and visual design.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES (KSAs):

Considerable working knowledge of Drupal Content Management System (CMS
Experience working with HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, Ajax, and PHP.
Experience designing and developing responsive Drupal websites and themes utilizing base/sub themes, working with pages, blocks, menus, views, and forms.
Understanding of Drupal page/content type usage requirements for best practice construction of themes for reuse and flexibility.
Very good understanding of web accessibility best practices for ADA compliance.
Experience solving cross-browser compatibility issues.
Understanding of APIs and Web Services such as SOAP and RESTful.
Understanding of the Software Development Lifecycle (e.g. requirements, design, development, testing and migrating to live
Understanding of Drupal database structure and schema.
Quick learner, able to work independently with limited supervision.
Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills.
Proven track record of excellence in customer service.
Ability to write technical documents and maintain software documentation.
Ability to manage multiple tasks effectively and efficiently with minimal supervision.
Ability to quickly and effectively analyze problems and implement solutions.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor''s degree in Information Technology, Business or closely related field and five (5) years or more of programming and analysis or equivalent experience with three (3) years of hands-on development experience building Drupal sites. Applicant should provide examples or actual URL''s of Drupal sites. If applicant have a portfolio, examples of websites created, or anything like that, we want to see it!

THIRD PARTY CANDIDATES:
Email your candidate/s resume to joseph dot shelton at along with the following details: Rate, Current location and Availability.

Disclaimer :
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.