Senior Drupal Developer
Short info about job
Company: University of London
Department: Vice-Chancellor's Office
Salary: £42,278 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Type / Role: Professional or Managerial
Phone: +44-1425 5202545
Fax: +44-1553 6879882
Detail information about job Senior Drupal Developer. Terms and conditions vacancy
The University of London’s Communications Department is now recruiting for a Senior Drupal Developer to lead on the development, design and implementation of new features and functionality on its new Drupal 8 website, managing all technical aspects of the CMS.
The University of London
The University of London is one of the oldest and largest universities in the UK – and the most diverse. Established by Royal Charter in 1836, the University is recognised globally as a world leader in Higher Education. We are a federal institution consisting of 18 self-governing Colleges of outstanding reputation and a number of acclaimed central academic bodies.
The Communications team within the Vice-Chancellors Department are responsible for internal and external communications, media relations, social media, strategic messaging, communications advice and internal event management on behalf of the University.
About the role
We have a new, fixed-term opportunity (12 months) for an experienced Senior Drupal Developer to join the University’s Communications team. Reporting to the Head of Digital Communications, you will take responsibility for development, designing and implementing new features and functionality, establishing and guiding the website’s architecture, ensuring high-performance and availability, and managing all technical aspects of the CMS.
You will manage the Junior Drupal Developer, equivalents across the University's departments and customers to ensure an effective, visually appealing, and intuitive implementation.
With a passion for Drupal, you will demonstrate strong knowledge of Drupal 7 and some exposure to 8 including custom module development. Technically adept, you will have proven experience developing web solutions in Drupal and PHP implementations in a LAMP environment. You will have the ability to architect enterprise Drupal solutions including data, display, and information architecture. You will enjoy working effectively in pressured environments, ensuring that your own workload is prioritised and deadlines are met.
For a full Person Specification please download the Job Description below.
To apply, please submit your CV and cover letter by midnight, 18 September 2017. Interviews are expected to take place in the week commencing 25 September 2017.
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