Why this opportunity exists

We are looking for a Drupal Developer to join the team. This candidate will be responsible for developing reusable, scalable and maintainable website solutions and delivering best in class websites and mobile apps. You will be providing day-to-day support for the CMS platform, as well as custom module development and testing the quality and security of your code. Demonstrable experience with administration of Drupal-based systems is key and will involve the ability to handle complicated backend tasks such as migration, search customization and web services programming. The Drupal Developer should have exceptional programming skills, problem solving abilities, and an eye for detail.

Responsibilities

•Design/code Drupal based applications following specifications using the appropriate tools • Explore new software development technologies and techniques • Perform unit and regression testing of own development work • Perform maintenance programming for existing implementations • Document code and report on project deliverables • Ability to tune a Drupal stack: MySQL performance tuning, code profiling, web server tuning, diagnosing performance bottlenecks

Additional requirements (other than skills)

• Ability to coordinate 3-5 other development team members •Ability to assist in gathering project requirements • Experience working with the Form, Entity and Views APISs, Features module, the theming layer, Ajax interfaces, & other advance topics in Drupal • Excellent communication skills, both internally and client-facing

Language(s) required

English - fully-fluent Career path

3-6 years of relevant experience

About the organization(s)

• Latitude is a Human Resource Consulting Firm headquartered in Hanover, MD with an office in Winter Park, FL. Latitude provides consulting services to a wide range of industries (Technology, Engineering, Scientific, Communications) in both the Private and Public Sectors. We are a contract, contract-to-hire and direct placement personnel agency providing clients with skilled professional employees of all skill levels. • Latitude provides its services to businesses in the Beltway Corridor, Washington DC, Maryland, and Northern Virginia regions. However, we are not limited to these areas as we will work with Nationwide Clients. As a company, Latitude differs from other temporary and permanent placement agencies because of the experience of its owners and the talent and professionalism of its employees. • With 30 plus years of experience, Latitude’s Management team understands what is required to service the needs of the most complex clients and organizations. Our recruiters and consultants are chosen based on their experience and track records within the industry. This commitment to excellence will ensure successful results and most importantly cost efficiency for our client.

Additional details

Locate: Rockville, MD

Agreement type

Employment