Drupal Developer at MetroStar


Organization : MetroStar
Location : US, WA, Washington
Job type : Full-time, Telecommute/Remote
Experience : 4 - 5 Years


MetroStar Systems is looking for a Drupal Developer that is passionate about people, technology, and innovation in the federal space. Our team is responsible for operating and maintaining multiple cutting-edge public cloud environments and websites. If you want to join a company that values your technical knowledge, insight, and leadership capabilities. This is a 100% remote opportunity support a federal customer in Washington, DC.

You're a great fit if you:

  • Enjoy desigining end-to-end solutions in a fast-paced, agile environment
  • Build online services and products using a wide-array of open source and Cloud-based technologies
  • Use Agile development life cycle, Cloud Services, Open Source DevOps, Drupal, React, and other technologies
  • Build user interfaces for responsive websites and/or web applications
  • Are extremely fluent with HTML5/XHTML and CSS
  • Have worked with PHP, JavaScript, and jQuery
  • Are comfortable working with debugging tools like Firebug, Chrome inspector, etc.
  • Champion the importance of CSS to ensuring consistent style across platforms and browsers
  • Can convert comprehensive layout and wireframes into working HTML pages

You'll love our position if you have (This is the stuff you MUST have to be a fit):

  • a BA/BS in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, or a related field
  • 5 years’ experience with hands-on software development
  • 3 years’ experience with PHP
  • 2 years’ experience developing Drupal Websites and Web applications
  • Setup and configured Drupal sites
  • Implemented websites in HTML, CSS, JavaScript and jQuery
  • Created Drupal sites in Acquia, and using Acquia tools and technology, such as Build and Launch (BLT), Acquia Dev Desktop, Acquia Multi-Site
  • The ability to work independently and mentor junior members of the development team
  • 1 year of experience working and interacting with a Government customer
  • Worked on an agile team and consistent meet quality and target deadlines
  • Excellent teamworking skills
  • A  Public Trust security clearance or the ability to obtain one

We'll REALLY love you if experience with (This is the bonus stuff that makes you stand out):

  • Drupal 8
  • RESTful Web Services
  • Test-driven development and unit testing tools
  • Source control management systems, including subversion and Git
  • Cloud environments and production customer workloads, including AWS
  • Migrating existing CMS content into Drupal via the Migrate module
  • Drupal modules, including feeds, Groups, Open LDAP, Simple SAML, and OAuth
  • Configuring Drupal users, roles, and permissions
  • Programming languages including Python, Perl, .NET, Ruby, Java or C++
  • Analyzing requirements to formulate design
  • Leading client or deliverable support and design meetings
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

Admin Stuff: 

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.

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MetroStar is a digital IT transformation company that delivers targeted transformation and meaningful innovation like they have been propelling government missions since 1999. For over two decades, the company has powered innovation by maintaining an unwavering commitment to putting people at the center of every solution. They bring together a cross-functional team of experts to create thoughtful, customized accelerators to help you get to where you’re going. MetroStar is ready to help your organization streamline existing processes, leverage current investments, create new...