Drupal Technical Architect – Tysons Corner
Mobomo is looking for our next Drupal Technical Leader. This role works closely with our agile/scrum team as a lead and technical resource, as well as planning and developing the technical architecture for the site. The technical lead will be highly engaged with the client, helping them understand, from a technical perspective, how best to refine and prioritize options and direction for a project.
Candidates should be comfortable leading teams of front-end and back-end Drupal engineers through a variety of challenges including custom theme and module development, high-availability and performance optimizations, search and other external component integrations, and API production and consumption.
Modeling and cultivating high quality communication within the team
Identifying and removing obstacles blocking team-members progress on a project
Assist team members in solving outstanding technical issues as they arise
Responsiveness to Project Manager and client needs and requests
Participation in weekly engineering department and project specific meetings
Ability to provide clear descriptions and accurate estimates of the technical deliverables
Directly contribute engineering work to advanced tasks or to help close deliverables
Demonstrated ability to lead web development projects in a consulting or professional services environment, working with cross-functional teams
Experience working on projects using an agile framework (e.g. Scrum)
Superior client facing skills – ability to understand business goals and communicate technical options in non-technical terms, as well as anticipate and surface challenges and opportunities
Project team leadership – lead detailed engineering discussions, monitor and review tickets, team deliverables and the overall project process for quality, efficiency and standards and provide appropriate feedback and support
Track record of contributions to the Drupal community or other open community projects
Available full time in the Washington, DC / Springfield, VA area
US Government security clearance is a plus
Superior knowledge of Drupal site building, module and theme development. While we will consider demonstrable transferable skills on other web based frameworks, Drupal expertise is strongly preferred
Skilled at working throughout the LAMP stack: PHP/MySQL development, command line and version control skills
Experience working with Drupal SaaS providers and their services such as Acquia or Acquia Site Factory, Pantheon, or others
Complementary/specialized skills such as UX, design, QA, accessibility, performance, system administration, security are also a plus.
Mobomo is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
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