Junior Drupal Back-End Developer | Vertical Nerve

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Vertical Nerve is seeking a Jr. Web Developer with experience in Drupal and PHP in a LAMP environment to work with our developer and project management teams developing first class web solutions for our clients.  This is primarily a code development position as content and layout are handled by content experts and designers.  Must be self-motivated, organized and have a keen eye for detail.

Required Skills

  • PHP4/5 Interpreted language with SQL database attachment experience
  • Drupal CMS preferred
  • Familiar with Web Markup Standards / Layout (HTML, XHTML, HTML5, CSS)
  • JavaScript/jQuery Front-End Development Skills
  • Experience with JSON/XML and AJAX
  • Comfortable with MVC and OOP mentalities
  • Good understanding of responsive CSS and cross browser support design
  • Experience working in an SVN/GIT managed environment.
  • API Experience (Paypal, Facebook, ect) 
  • Framework Experience (Zend, CodeIgnitor, Symfony, Cake, ect)
  • Self-Starter - Looking for candidates who can jump in quickly without a lot of direction.
  • Must be able to excel at working on shifting priorities.

Bonus Skills

  • PostgreSQL
  • jQuery Mobile
  • ORM Experience
  • Experience with JSON/XML and AJAX
  • API Experience (Paypal, Facebook, etc.)


Successful candidates will enjoy working in a well-managed team environment; have the enthusiasm and ambition to complete projects to the highest standard and want to be part of an organization that promotes top quality work.  Must be fluent in English and have client-facing personal traits. 

About Vertical Nerve

We provide web/mobile development and SEO/SEM for some of the best clients in DFW, Texas and Nationwide.  We provide a fun and organized working environment and expect an individual that enjoys collaborating with a team of experts in various disciplines.  Benefits provided; Health/Dental, Vacation/PTO and 401K.  Oh, and smoothie days.

For consideration, please provide a cover letter, current resume and links to relevant portfolio site or development work.  References will be required from candidates interviewed and under consideration for employment.  No relocation will be considered.  Candidates must be in the DFW Area.