Drupal Front-End Developer | "Thriving Dot-Com" in Las Vegas

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Position Summary:

We're looking for talented, resourceful Drupal developers who can leverage Drupal for small to large projects. This includes theming, writing custom modules and scoping out projects. In addition, you will have strong experience with standards compliant, semantic xhtml and css, solid knowledge of javascript, DOM-scripting and familiarity with javascript frameworks like MooTools, JQuery etc. You'll be comfortable working with a LAMP stack and competent programming in PHP and running SQL queries. We work with a lot of *nix based technologies so experience with shell scripting and gnu tools will be beneficial too.

You'll be tackling big and little projects that are fun, challenging and span the spectrum of front-end development. Sometimes the deadlines are tight, but that's why we're looking for people with great personality who are team players. When a project is done we'll celebrate, enjoy the view and look forward to the next project wiser and stronger than before.

We're a casual dress, fun, thriving dot-com with a great work environment and plenty of growth in our future, so if we've sparked your interest drop us an email with your resume and a nice portfolio of sites developed and we'll talk.

(*We know the current site uses deprecated vintage HTML code that should be saved for a museum, but we're actively working on our new site and other, related sites, where semantic XHTML, CSS and unobtrusive Javascript is all you'll find.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Building small and large web applications and sites using Drupal Custom theming of Drupal templates Scoping projects and requests involving Drupal and various technologies Semantic XHTML/CSS coding/updating for assigned projects Javascript/DOM scripting to build interactive but accessible interfaces Interaction with UX team and business users Daily maintenance/updates to existing sites Willing to relocate to Las Vegas area

Required Skills:

Understanding of Drupal's hooks system

A good understanding of Drupal's coding standards Basic understanding of Drupal themeing layer Solid foundation in UNIX and LAMP tech stack Adapt to new environment and different requests Abililty to work with 3rd party API's Ability to write standards based, semantic XHTML and CSS and modern layouts using tableless design Ability to do DOM scripting with JavaScript and various JS libraries like MooTools, JQuery A strong understanding of modern web practices to create an efficient user-experience A good understanding of cross-browser issues and their workarounds Experienced working with PHP and MySQL Ability to leverage the Drupal Content Management System by creating new modules and utilizing existing modules Strong portfolio required Comfortable working in a *nix environment and using gnu tools Excellent written and oral communication skills Consistent with and exemplifies Core Values Must be a team player and open to change Fun and Friendly attitude Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

Contact Kevin @ kevin.mcnamee@teknetex.com

This person has indicated that the company would pay relocation if needed.