Web Content Developer (Drupal CMS)

  • location: Washington, DC
  • type: Contract
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job description

Web Content Developer (Drupal CMS)

job summary:
Web Developer

40 hours a week

3-6 month temp/contract role with Randstad Technologies

Foggy Bottom Area 2100 block of H Street, NW, Washington DC, 20052

Randstad Technologies is seeking a temporary Web Developer with Drupal CMS experience to support one of our biggest client's, a major University in Washington, D.C. in the Foggy Bottom area.

 
location: Washington, Washington, D.C.
job type: Contract
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
Qualified candidate's MUST have demonstrated experience with web development, web content design/development. These candidates should have experience with the Drupal Content management system (CMS) - Drupal 7 experience is a must-have and Drupal 8 experience is HIGHLY PREFERRED.

There may be opportunities for long-term, permanent employment with the client after the contracting period with Randstad, but this is only for candidates that are able to come in and provide expertise around, both Drupal 7 and Drupal 8 and the work will be more comprehensive than the work duties being required to be performed during the contracting period.

Job Duties:

  • Manages all technical aspects and architecture of our client's (specific division within client's organization - LAI) LAI's web presence.
  • Creates web pages using scripting and markup languages such as: JavaScript, CSS, XML, JSON, HTML, PHP
  • Deploys, maintains, and enhances the CMS and other sites to ensure high availability, performance, security, and to ensure that the sites meet evolving business requirements

    • This entails back-end through front-end work: Administering Linux Servers, configuring CMS applications and databases, through creating web pages and custom modules
  • Collaborates with web designer to integrate approved themes and design elements into CMS and CMS modules
  • Utilizes Site Analytics to track and provide visibility into site activity, usage, and visitor profiles
  • Utilizes SEO and Semantic Web Strategies to improve site visibility
  • Maintains current documentation on application and server administration, and adheres to team practices for code versioning and code review workflows
  • During the temporary contracting period, this candidate is going to be tasked with managing 1 drupal 7 site and 1 drupal 8 site, the biggest site is 800 pages, and much of the work will be maintenance, integration work, Integrating with their vendors (like a "Cataloging System")
  • Candidate will also be required to work on Operational support related tasks... Assisting in maintaining & keeping code up-to-date within their main drupal sites as well as another custom site they work on.
  • Again, work will be around keeping code up-to-date and maintaining it, cleaning it, etc.
  • Drupal 7 experience is required and Drupal 8 is HIGHLY preferred.
  • Candidate will consult with LAI Communications and partners to determine priorities and scope of business requirements relating to web projects, and communicates with decision-makers at all levels to discuss technical plans, risks and opportunities
 
qualifications:
Qualifications:

  • Experience developing and deploying high-availability, enterprise web solutions in Drupal 7 and Drupal 8 (preferred)
  • Capabilities around architecting enterprise Drupal Solutions including: Data, Display, and information Architecture.
  • Site building experience - including deep professional experience and capabilties with Drupal Modules such as CTools, Views, and panels.
  • Experience creating CUSTOM Drupal Modules
  • Experience building responsive websites using Drupal CMS, HTML/HTML5, CSS/CSS3 and JavaScript, JQuery
  • Knowledge of the Drupal Theme Layer - PHP, PHP Files and theme functions
  • Experience Deploying, configuring, troubleshooting and maintaining applications in a Linux environment
  • Technical experience - diverse - beyond drupal
  • Experience integrating API-based data services into a Drupal site;

    • Including experience with data representations such as JSON and XML
  • Experience improving visibility of websites using SEO (Search Engine Optimization) and SWI (Semantic Web Identity) Strategies
 
skills: Good to know

  • Hours are Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5:00pm
  • Attire is business casual
  • Location: Washington, DC - Foggy Bottom area
If you or someone you know may be interested in this temp, Web Development contract opportunity (3 to 6 month contract - with opportunity for full-time down the line - based on performance & experience) please send your resume to zack.macdonald@randstadusa.com ASAP!


Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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