PHP Drupal Developer

London (Greater)
£350.00 - £400.00 per day
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Drupal Development, custom modules, PHP

Your new company
Well known Royal Borough situated in Central London is seeking to recruit a Drupal Developer for an initial 3 month contract to start ASAP.

Your new role
3 month contract working as part of a larger IT and Digital team.

What you'll need to succeed
Have built custom modules
Have built custom themes
Have used Drupal hook system
Understand how to integrate Javascript
Understand Drupal's RESTful Services
Can demonstrate good Drupal coding practice
Experience using Drush to do basic site maintenance
Understands the different caching options, inside and outside of Drupal
Experience with Domain Access

You will also have experience in as much of the below as possible:

PHP experience
Some experience with Object Oriented PHP development
Familiar with object oriented software design patterns
Understand PHP's language and timezone settings and how to change them
Database experience
Had experience setting MySQL up locally
Have experience creating SQL queries in mysql and in PHP, including various types of joins.
Knows how to run simple database imports and exports from the command line Linux and Apache experience Have created simple virtual hosts, at least locally
Understand the purpose of .htaccess
Knows how to SSH into a Linux server, and troubleshoot PHP, MySQL or Apache issues (e.g. scanning logs)

Development experience - Experience using git, including git branching and merging
Have worked with some form of agile workflow
Have experience breaking down spec into user stories and providing estimates
Can translate a design or mockup into a functional site
Have used technical knowledge to advice on front-end, design and UX technical requirements
Can translate technical descriptions into plain English and vice versa in order to communicate to stakeholders clearly
Comfortable eliciting requirements from site owner and stakeholders and turning them into functional spec.

What you'll get in return
The opportunity to work as part of a larger scale IT programme with potential for an extension to start ASAP.

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