There has been an up and coming categorization of engineers in the Drupal world that specialize in what we call DevOps. DevOps entails managing the infrastructure and workflow practices to deliver enterprise level sites in complex environments. This should span everything from automated testing, change management tools like puppet, branching strategies, continuous integration, performance and anything else that falls in this category.
Please make every effort to keep posts in this group on topic. We will do our best to assist, but this is not a dumping ground for random requests and development problems.
Jobs in DevOps
Ready to take the next step in your career? Mediacurrent is a digital agency that has a specialized focus and outstanding reputation in Drupal. We have a proven track record of helping some of the most recognizable brands and organizations in the world adopt an open-source software based web strategy. We are revolutionizing how companies like The Weather Channel (weather.com) think about the web, Drupal, and open-source software.Read more
Need help understanding the capabilities of Drupal and possibly with Acquia for a new, distributed team interested in agile development processes like CI and CR, etc.
The project is extremely interesting in that it will deliver rich data visualizations for one of the world's largest and most interesting B2C industries.
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Look forward to hearing from you.
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Web Developer Skills
August 7, 2014
Prior experience building and supporting web environments in various CMS such as Drupal and Wordpress
Ability to support requirements from end users
Experience in web development and server administration roles, including DNS and CNAME creation
An understanding of overall web standards
Front end web performance optimization techniques and tools
Hi Guys and Girls,
We are looking to hire a full time DevOps/Linux specialist into our company based in Haywards Heath (UK). We are a boutique agency working with other funded startups in various industry sectors. We predominantly build Drupal back end CMS solutions with accompanying Native iOS and Android applications.Read more
NEWMEDIA is searching for a DevOps Engineer with experience in rapidly and effectively transitioning a company's ideas through the entire software development lifecycle from conception to development to deployment. This individual will have an enthusiastic team spirit, excellent programming skills, problem-solving abilities and a strong work ethic.Read more
via the Deis.io newsletter
NOTE: I am NOT connected in anyway to Deis, Opdemand etc
OpDemand, the creator and maintainer of Deis, is hiring Senior Software Engineers with a deep Linux background and a passion for automation. You’ll join a tight-knit team of open source developers who are helping businesses succeed using cutting-edge technologies like Docker and Linux containers.
Think you have what it takes? Apply here!.
Title: Drupal Developer
Location: Fairfield, CT,Albany, NY 100% Onsite
We are looking for a ‘Drupal developer’ to join our passionate and collaborative team of designers, builders and developers. We focus our energies on developing Drupal websites for great clients and great causes.
If you relish complexity, view continuous improvement as a success factor, embrace change and enjoy working in a rapidly growing and progressive environment, SDG wants to Empower You!
Principal Responsibilities:Read more
Want a different kind of Drupal Job?
Can you believe that this is not an advertisment looking for your standard backend drupal developer? For some reason, in my mind, those seem to translate to, "we really mean back-end, front-end, team lead, etc." ... This is not one of those.
If you've read this far you are probably not a normal job seeker. I expect that you are, in fact, not looking for a job. You are likely employed in an enterprise that has given you the gift of working at scale with Drupal. You are who I want to speak with.Read more
My client has been let down at the last minute so urgently requires a Mid-Weight Drupal Developer for 2, maybe 3 weeks. Principally back end focus, some front end. 2 projects, one is a website which is 2/3 finished and needs a Drupal back end, the other is a fairly simple website. Anyone available / recommendations would be much appreciated...start date is Tuesday 28th May.
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Discussions and wikis
There is a conversation that has been building in the Drupal community ... it's a slow awakening to the realization that Drupal will not survive without embracing a DevOps culture. You've either heard the whispering, or you have known this for a long time ... come join the conversation.
In this meetup Brandon Williams will be discussing potential management issues with Drupal's default cron system and integration. He will illustrate how these problems can be targeted and solved with Drush.Read more
The High Performance Drupal meetup is back! After taking a few months off, we're excited to announce we're meeting at Winkynet, a customer-focused, high performance webhost, at their Brea (Orange County) office on Tuesday, January 21, 2014, between 7-9pm Pacific. Join us!
Those interested in attending this meetup remotely are welcome to join us via WebEx.
About High Performance Drupal
The "high performance" part of the name is a catch-all to describe Drupal scalability, performance and benchmarking but we also discuss devops, deployment, infrastructure, high performance hosting, monitoring and highly repeatable processes.
We've been meeting since April, 2011, in a variety of locations around the Greater Los Angeles Area. Also, this meetup has been held at coffeeshops in the past and the addition of caffeine makes our meetings feel as if they go faster and faster as the night goes on.Read more
We've been having a meetup here in denver to discuss issues related to devops and drupal. We are doing these using these on gotomeeting so that we can allow interactivity for remote participants. The first attempt at this was this event https://groups.drupal.org/node/383963 and the results can be found here https://vimeo.com/82347887
This is not as random of a question as it sounds. In an effort to continue providing quality speakers and content for upcoming Drupal events I'm reaching out to the community for help. Who, in or out of the Drupal community, do you think of when you hear the word DevOps? Who are the shops and practitioners that shine when it comes to this mysterious word?
Any help collecting this list is greatly appreciated!
I am giving a talk at Badcamp on Big Data Drupal: Cloudera Hadoop, MapReduce, Nutch, Solr, Aegir BOA, Drupal 7 ApacheSolr Views
I am trying to gather some other experts i.e. Cloudera / Hadoop / MapReduce + HyperDrupal + Twig etc to come and handle the bigger and deeper questions
High Performance Drupal Meetup at Filter Digital and via WebEx on June 18, 2013: DevShop & Views Style Plugins
The next High Performance Drupal meetup is on Tuesday, June 18, 2013, between 7-9pm Pacific (10-12pm Eastern). We're meeting at Filter Digital, a digital solutions agency in Culver City. Those interested in attending this meetup remotely are welcome to join us via WebEx.
Our meetups follow a basic format and start off with Drupal news and announcements, local job announcements, raffle prizes and full-length presentations. As always, we'll also have community Q&A, during which time anyone in attendance can ask questions, divine answers from the crowd and give brief, 5-10 minute-long presentations known as lightning talks. We'll finish off the night with more networking and a Drupal After Dark at 9:00pm.
We're soliciting presentations and lightning talks for this meetup. If there's a topic that you'd like give a presentation on, please leave a comment below. Likewise, if there's a topic that you'd like to learn more about, you're welcome to make a request in the comments below. Thank you!Read more
Drupalcon Portland inspired me to start a discussion on steps we can take to foster more collaboration and discussion on DevOps as it applies to those using Drupal. There is a ton of DevOps knowledge distributed throughout the community that is sadly not being shared in a helpful manner. This could be some nifty trick a freelancer picks up that goes undocumented, up to a larger agency using a full suite of tools not released for public use/modification.Read more
Downtown Drupal Meetup at Sensis Agency and via WebEx on June 4, 2013: DrupalCon Portland Redux, Must See DrupalCon TV & DevShop
The next Downtown Drupal meetup is on Tuesday, June 4, 2013 from 7-9pm (happy hour at 5pm) and will be at Sensis Agency in Downtown Los Angeles. Those interested in attending this meetup remotely are welcome to join us via WebEx.
At this meetup, we're having our usual news and announcements, as well as raffle prizes, community Q&A, lightning talks (which are short, bite-sized presentations) and featured presentations, including DrupalCon Portland Redux, Must See DrupalCon TV and DevShop: Self-Hosted Development Environment.
We have time for additional presentations at this meetup. Is there a presentation topic that you're interested in? Post a comment to either request or offer a presentation, or contact any of the organizers listed above. Thank you!Read more
I've been working on some deploy recipes for Drupal, built upon the great Python tool Fabric. Drush still does most of the heavy lifting, but Fabirc gives me a nice way of putting a several commands together into a single deploy or development workflow command.
I'm packaging these recipes together in a set of modules called Neoprene. It's pretty alpha code at this stage but someone on another group suggested some folks in this channel might find this useful.Read more