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Backend Drupal Developer with "Drupal 8" experience - 4 to 6 week contract - starting end of Jan 17

Digital Garden

Wed, 11/09/2016 - 14:30

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We are a Sydney based agency looking for a skilled backend drupal contractor that can assist us in the development of a complex, transactional Drupal 8 project.
Due to the nature of the project the majority of work involves custom development around the consumption REST web services from a third party platform.
This project has a very tight deadline so there is no room for a Drupal 8 learning curve. Developer must be very comfortable with backend development in Drupal 8.

Essential skills

  • Several years of Drupal experience
  • Extensive Drupal 8 experience. 
  • A good profile (we don’t accept applications without a profile)
  • Familiar with the following Drupal 8 concepts: dependency injection, services, routes, controllers, drupal-console, configuration management.
  • Excellent english communication skills as you will be part of a larger team and communication is key.
  • Independent in problem solving not being totally dependant on the rest of the team to debug and resolve issues
  • Completely comfortable around Git development workflows, particularly feature branch workflows
  • Familiar with drush
  • Extremely proficient in Web Services and integration projects, including JSON, XSDs, SOAP and REST. The project is in REST but much of the documentation from the third party system is still SOAP oriented and schemas in XSD
  • Experience with implementing custom integrations with Payment gateways and other financial platforms (e.g external  tokenized storage of credit card details)
  • Test driven Development. Unit testing + Functional Testing in Drupal 8
  • Maximum 3h from Sydney timezone


  • Australian or New Zealand based
  • Can work in our office
  • AngularJS 2 and Typescript experience as there is a complex component of the application in Angular
  • Susy 2 Grids
  • Twig and the Drupal 8 theming layer
  • Experience with development environments and tools like Docker etc

Please provide your profile and your hour/day rate in your application.