Senior Drupal Developer (Full Stack)

Posted: 11 months ago

How To Apply

Apply at or email your resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to (no calls please).


Zivtech is a Philadelphia based technology services firm that designs and builds innovative web products and applications. Our clients range from startups, to large non-profits, to Fortune 500 companies. We help mission-driven organizations adapt and benefit from change by using technology to light the path forward.

We are currently looking for a Senior Drupal Developer to work with our distributed Engineering team who is comfortable working in both back-end and front-end technologies. Zivtech has a flexible, but fast paced work environment, and we are seeking talented individuals who are eager to contribute and learn.

As a Senior Drupal Developer, you are expected work collaboratively with a team to invent and craft elegant software solutions to human problems. We expect that everyone at Zivtech is a self-educator and maintain up-to-date knowledge of the latest best practices. Team members work together to maintain documentation and keep everything running as smooth as possible.

Key Responsibilities

  • Show initiative beyond knocking tasks off a list; you're able to research and evaluate solutions, features, and related technologies that fulfill project requirements and anticipate future client needs
  • Test assigned features to ensure proper functionality
  • Working with the technical architect to implement customer requirements and system requirements
  • Responsible for breaking down complex tasks, completing them, and managing roadblocks by coming up with workarounds or grabbing others for help or insight as necessary
  • Contribute to the common codebases and standards for your team
  • Mentor team members on development best practices
  • Assist in identifying and validating test cases and can identify regression risks in their features
  • Identify risks in code, features, and design, and communicate these to the appropriate parties

Required knowledge, skills, and experience

  • 5+ years of experience designing and building web applications and solutions
  • Self-educator
  • A passion for delivery interesting software solutions to human problems
  • Deep knowledge of the Drupal 8/9 CMS, including module and theme layer, and ability to create pragmatic custom technology solutions founded on Drupal best practice
  • Experience with Drupal migrations
  • Advanced knowledge of  Git
  • Excellent time management, problem-solving, and communication skills
  • Familiarity with object-oriented PHP programming, including common design patterns
  • Comfortable with reading API documentation and integrating with external APIs and systems
  • Comfortable writing complex SQL queries as well as Drupal EntityQueries and the Database API
  • Experience with the command line shell and tools like Drush
  • Advanced knowledge of CSS, SCSS, HTML, Javascript/jQuery

Nice to have

  • Experience with React & React Native
  • One or more Acquia Drupal certifications
  • Experience designing and maintaining a custom reusable component library and/or theme

Additional considerations

  • Salary range: $80-130K
    • Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience
  • COVID-19 policy: Zivtech’s building and office policy requires proof of vaccination for individuals to enter or work on the premises.

If you're interested in joining our thriving, growing business and doing cutting-edge work, please reply to this job posting. Or email your resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to (no calls please).


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