Welcome to the Metro Detroit, Michigan USA Users Group. There are a bunch of us in Metro Detroit learning and using drupal for fun and for work. If you are interested in chatting with others who use drupal in your area please join in the conversation as we learn and use drupal. Cheers.
Our work is growing and we need to expand our Drupal development capacity. We're excited to hire a flexible contract developer who can help us short-term on a few projects this year or long-term if the stars align.
Hello Drupal Community,Read more
Forgive me, shameless plug-- I just wanted to brag about our team a little because everything we've done is directly related to the great software and community that Drupal has become in Michigan. We were featured in an article on Forbes.com today and Drupal is mentioned in the article title.
How Commercial Progression Built A Business On Drupal
Happy end of February! It's hard to think another month has already flown by, but lucky for us, it has, so we can have another Ann Arbor Drupal meet!
Location: SPARK Central
Date: Feb 25 (Monday)
Hope to see you there!
Hometown Internet Marketing is seeking a talented PHP Web Developer with strong Drupal development skills.
This position could be a long-term contract, or for the right person, a direct hire position. This is a work from home, telecommuting position. The ideal candidate lives within 2 hours of Grand Rapids, MI for occasional face to face meetings, though the position is open to any location.Read more
(This is going out on several channels. Apologies if you get more than one copy.)
There are many Web sites and tools for authoring textbooks: iBooks Author, Flat World Knowledge, etc. Good tech, but there's a fundamental flaw in their specs. They're based on an obsolete view of learning.
Education researchers have shown how we can help students learn STEM skills (STEM: science, tech, engineering and math). Deep learning, formative feedback, other things. We need to redesign authoring software based on these research findings.Read more
The health care system doesn't work for patients. But you can help change that. Social Patient is leading the health technology space by rewarding healthy lifestyles. Our mobile cloud-platform improves healthcare through technology that rewards treatment compliance and social engagement. You will have an opportunity to work with at a fast paced local start up and learn from our management team while contributing to a company that is focused on improving patients lives through technology. This is a project based job (with an opportunity to hire) and Social Patient will pay either on an hourly basis or an agreed upon lump sum upon successful completion of the project. Join the Health IT revolution!
The developer is focused on managing the interchange of data between the application (front-end), APIs and browser/mobile. A focus on server-side programming for the web is critical, along with a firm understanding of programming languages controlling the front-end/UI.
-Several years developing websites for enterprise clients (portfolio a plus)
-LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP)
-Developed with at least one CMS framework or web application framework
-Employed a framework or extended an existing CMS with custom coding
Please email email@example.com with your contact information, resume and portfolio.Read more
ANN ARBOR SOFTWARE COMPANY LOOKING FOR PHP PROGRAMMER FOR IMMEDIATE OPENING
Ann Arbor based software company looking for experienced PHP programmer to maintain and further develop our competitor intelligence software solution. In this position, you will be the primary programmer responsible for the design and development of new features to enhance the current application. This is an outstanding opportunity for a programmer to join a talented team of developers and participate in the product development of a growing company with an established customer base.
Interlochen is seeking a UX designer who is experienced with Drupal -- or a Drupal developer with a user experience design background -- to work on all our web sites and initiatives. Major duties and responsibilities include:
- Participate as a key team member the upgrade of our interlochen.org website from Drupal 6 to 7, both from a design and development perspective. This project is just starting.
- Serve as a technological point person and administrator for Interlochen’s web properties.
Learn how to use web technology to build apps with one codebase. Configure Drupal Services to interface with the app. Bring your app concept to class and leave with a working prototype. Focus on learning – we provide the equipment and materials.
This is not a classical project, or job posting this is something different!
We are in the beginning to create a creative start-up company focusing and researching web2.0 services. We need you to get our idea into a product which will change the way people, products and manufacturer are related to each other.
What we have:
A very creative business idea and the design process to implement this.
Market research is done and we currently in screen designs and checking patents and copyrights.
What we know and believe.Read more
Register @ http://DrupalCampChicago.org
Date: Saturday November 10th 2012
How do you handle search on large sites like Drupal.org or Economist.com? While Drupal's included search module is sufficient for small sites, it has problems with performance and usability once you get to hundreds or thousands of nodes. Apache Solr is an alternative search system that handles these performance issues and provides user-friendly features like faceted search, content recommendations ("More Like This"), language stemming, and query suggestions ("Did you mean...?").Read more
Reporting to the IT Manager, the employee assists the developers in creating, designing and maintaining various company websites; Works on the main Lee Contracting website, and contributes to the growing code-base
* Design, maintenance and development of various company websites
* Performs general design and code enhancements upon request
* Performs other duties as assigned
* Self-motivated individual, with excellent logical ability; Able to follow direction
I am seeking clients for a class at the University of Michigan, School of Information. This class breaks into teams to work on Web sites run by Drupal.
Hello Michigan Drupalers,
In preparation for our monthly Drupal users group meeting on Monday, July 30th, we are scheduling this event so that you can plan accordingly.
This month we have Drupal expert Kevin Champion showing us how to use the Migrate module properly.
From the project page:
The migrate module provides a flexible framework for migrating content into Drupal from other sources (e.g., when converting a web site from another CMS to Drupal).
Greetings! We are seeking a salesperson to sell our web design and internet marketing packages to clients in the US. Although based in Michigan we've worked with clients all across the globe. We are however preferential to contractors located in Michigan.
If interested please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your resume. We look forward to speaking with you further!
DrupalCampWI 2012 is currently accepting registration and session submissions! The camp is Saturday, July 28, 2012 at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The camp is appropriate for Drupal beginners and experts alike. We also hope to have some conference and "unconference" content specifically focused on Drupal in Higher Education.
Propose a session: http://midwest-developer-summit.com/node/add/session (requires login)
We have a handful of accomplished Drupalers here in Michiana, including bdawg8569, Slurpee, Brandonian and danthewolfe. If you are in southern Michigan, Chicagoland or northern Indiana, would you be interested in a meetup? We would be glad to host in our Mishawaka office, and we're open to other venues as well. What would you like to learn and/or share?Read more