Drupal Back-End Developer

Chicago, Illinois 60613

Employment Type:
Temp to Perm
Date Added:
June 10, 2015

Palace Gate seeks a Drupal Back-End Developer for our interactive agency client in Chicago, IL. This is a contract-to-hire opportunity. You should be proficient in building sites and themes, in Drupal 7 Developer.


· Maintain and provide ongoing support of existing code bases

· Develop custom code that reflects the provided information architecture, art direction, design and content elements within the established technical framework, specifications and overall environment

· Assist with project estimation and planning.

· Participate in development of code test plans, QA testing, issue tracking and resolution

· Define project plans, maintain project timelines and achieve established milestones in an accurate, timely manner

· Assist project managers in the creation and implementation of email campaigns

Technical Skills

· Expert Drupal 7 Developer skills

· 5+ years of server-side Web development experience, mainly PHP and .NET

· Experience with HTML, CSS, Javascript

· Expertise with MySQL and Microsoft SQL

· Knowledgeable in object-oriented programming, relational databases and server configuration (Windows or Linux)

· Experience with content management systems (WordPress, Umbraco, Drupal, etc.)

· Able to write high-quality code that is scalable, secure, well-behaved and easy to maintain by other developers

· You are obsessed about code documentation and familiar with PHPDoc.

· You enjoy the heavy lifting that comes with project ownership but you are willing to share responsibilities with others.

Personal Attributes

· You enjoy working in team settings but also work well independently

· You can communicate the hard stuff with less-tech people and play nice with others

Qualified candidates may send their resume to: lorie@palacegatecorp.com.

Palace Gate Corporation is an information technology consulting firm that provides innovative staffing solutions to industry leading companies across the United States. Our experienced team uses new and unique approaches to deliver the right technology solutions and meet the most demanding enterprise needs. We strive to enable our clients to continue their success and achieve their business objectives by providing expert IT consultants. Our company approach is simple: Match the right people with the right opportunity.

Palace Gate Corporation offers full medical and dental insurance, 401(k) plus match and weekly direct deposit. For more information or to view all our open jobs, please visit www.PalaceGateCorp.com.