Drupal Technical Lead

Developers · Remote, Remote
Department Developers
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Five Jars is looking for an experienced (senior+) self-motivated Drupal Technical Lead to join our growing team of professionals. 

This role requires a solid professional background in Drupal 8 development within a software delivery environment. It presupposes the performance of highly diverse tasks and involves aspects of planning, estimating, and delivering quality solutions from the beginning up to the project completion.

You are going to work with a team of talented, creative experts who love their projects and do their best to contribute to their development. If you are an ambitious person who knows how web development works, we have an excellent opportunity for you to reach your full potential and to live out your dream!


Company goals for the candidate that should be solved.

  • Join our team and make it stronger using your experience
  • Design and plan of new features
  • Participate in creating estimates and project timeline
  • Review requirements, specifications, and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback
  • Produce clear, well-structured, cross-browser, testable, scalable, high-quality code
  • Perform code reviews
  • Participate in clients calls along with Project Managers
  • Interaction with Project Managers, Account Manager, QAs, DevOps, and others as needed to resolve blockers and move a project towards a successful finish
  • Help team to meet deadlines and milestones

Expected Results

  • Timely and high-quality development
  • You’re a person who can jump on any difficult task
  • You’re a person who can build any project architecture
  • You’re a person who can answer any scope related questions
  • You’re a person who is responsible for the quality of developed solutions
  • You’re a person who writes technical documentation (if needed)
  • You’re a person who participates in clients calls and answers any technical questions
  • You’re a person who can answer questions (if you know the answer) even if they were not addressed to you

Professional skills

Required professional skills for being successful with goals and expected results.

  • Experience in Drupal development 6+ years (Drupal 7 and Drupal 8)
  • Experience in developing Drupal 8 modules, themes, distributions on drupal.org.
  • Excellent technical, diagnostic, and troubleshooting skills.
  • Strong leadership and organizational abilities.
  • Willingness to build professional relationships with staff and clients.
  • Experienced in writing Javascript/jQuery plugins or applications.
  • Familiar with Javascript concepts like closures, prototyping
  • Experience in working with Docker
  • Experience in working with WordPress would be a plus
  • Has a good understanding of Symfony3.2+
  • Strong OOP knowledge, design patterns, and principles
  • English is intermediate+
  • Experience with GIT, JIRA
  • Experience in UNIX systems
  • Knowledge of Drupal best practices.
  • Excellent communication, motivational, and interpersonal skills.
  • You're proactive

Day-to-day Responsibilities

Responsibilities that candidates will have on a regular basis.

  • Work in a friendly and ambitious environment
  • Developing Drupal integrations with 3rd party systems
  • Developing Drupal modules
  • Building Projects architecture
  • Participating in developing Drupal Distribution
  • Participating in meetings with clients 
  • Help Project Managers with technical questions 
  • Help other team members deliver projects in time with the best quality 
  • Help with review work made by other team members 
  • Provide technical details in Jira tasks
  • Participate in company initiatives along with other team leads 
  • Be responsible for the code you and your team write
  • Writing important technical documentation for projects

We Propose 

  • Remote work in a team of professionals (or a chair in a co-working space)
  • Fair compensation
  • Benefits such as vacation, sick leave, a day off during official national holidays
  • Flexible schedule (7 hrs per day / 1 hr for learning new things)
  • Regular Friday Open Microphones about different tech things from other team members
  • Help with learning new things (courses, books, etc)
  • Support in participating in conferences
  • Warm and friendly working environment
  • Work in a professional team distributed across 5 countries and 5 timezones
  • Team buildings and other sorts of online/offline team activities

Thank You

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