Drupal Developer (Front End/Themer)

Company: Coreonyx

Location: Herndon - Virginia - USA

Posted on: September 23

COREONYX is seeking a full-time Front-end Developer (Themer) to join a multi-disciplined modernizing the digital experience for vera large .gov website. We are looking for someone who writes organized - well-documented code - strives to follow coding standards and implement best practices - and who succeeds when working collaboratively on a team with content strategists - designers - developers... project managers - project owners and clients. We expect all candidates to have experience with Drupal - Sass/CSS - HTML - and modern JavaScript - and be comfortable building strategic front-end architecture for large websites.The successful candidate will have strong technical skills and creativity combined with the ability to consider the content consumers point of view. They will possess excellent communication habits and work well with other team members and clients.Hybrid on-site at our Herndon - VA office or 100% remote-work.Responsibilities Include: Writing and debugging front-end code for Drupal (including but not limited to): HTML - CSS - Sass - Twig - JavaScript Theme template files - preprocess functions - theme hooks Drupal site-building tasks (including but not limited to): Enabling and configuring modules Settings - configurations - views - menus - view modes Writing and debugging front-end code with JavaScript (including but not limited to): Vanilla JavaScript - JQuery - Drupal Behaviors Working with local development environments and command line tools Attending scheduled meetings with the project team to provide updates Collaborating - planning - and completing development tasks Peer reviewing co-worker and client code changes Providing insight to improve front-end expertise of co-workers - contractors - and clients Documenting and evaluating requests from clients Setting priorities - expectations - and communicating with clients around project needs and task progressWe're Looking For: Understanding of Drupal module ecosystem - including experience with Drupal 8 and 9 Understanding of Package managers like Composer and npm Proficiency in core technologies for front-end development (CSS - Sass - HTML - and JavaScript) Recent experience for all aspects of Drupal theming including UI familiarity - configuration - and basic site administration - creation/manipulation of template files - preprocessing - and writing/overriding theme functions Comfortable working with jQuery and other more modern JavaScript libraries for front-end development like React - Vue.js and/or Node Experience with pull request and peer review workflows - including use of Git or other revision control tool for version control in a group setting Knowledge and adherence to Drupal coding and security standards Familiarity with terminal development tools like Drush Familiarity working within an agile workflow and project ticketing systems such as Jira or Trello Debugging experience in IE11+ - mobile Safari - and more modern browsers Strong written and verbal professional communication skills Positive and encouraging attitude toward assigned work and co-workers Has a professional - collaborative - and proactive approach to people and problems Team player with proven ability to work well under pressure and within deadlines Self-directed: able to work independently and within a virtual team - and consistently manage your own time and tasksBonus Points: Experience with React - Vue - Node.js - etc. Experience creating and managing front-end build processes Hands on experience with projects that implemented responsive design Knowledge of Docker-based local development environments Ability to identify and resolve front-end related performance problems Experience making front-end builds with npm/yarn Familiarity with accessibility best-practices Experience identifying and resolving accessibility related issues Familiarity with developer tools available in modern browsers Familiarity with managed hosting services and deployment tools Been an active member of an open-source web community Hands-on experience with projects that implemented design systems - like Pattern LabMinimum Requirements: Must be a U.S. Citizen Veterans encouraged to apply Must have a Bachelors degree and a minimum of 3 years or a minimum of 5 years of experience in lieu of a degree Must have at least 1 year of Drupal 8/9 experience Two or more years enterprise-level front-end development experience or equivalent relevant experience required. Bachelors degree in computer science or related field is useful Able to travel 2-3 times per year in the United States for client on-sites and company events