About Us

Appnovation, a global technology enabled services provider, specializes in the design, development and integration of enterprise-grade open technology solutions. With 10 offices and 200+ employees, Appnovation delivers to clients ranging from startups to the Fortune 500, government entities and nonprofit organizations, helping them to identify opportunities for innovation and stay competitive.

To learn more about Appnovation’s projects, awards, or culture visit www.appnovation.com.

Appnovation Core Values

  • Growth
  • Innovation
  • Openness
  • Teamwork
  • Customer Satisfaction
The Drupal Developer is responsible for architecting, implementing and maintaining our applications, participating in all phases of the development lifecycle. You will be joining our list of contractors for opportunities to work alongside our team on exciting projects with well known companies like Reebok, Elle magazine, NBC, MTV, just to name a few.
 
This is a home-based position, initial contract of 12 months. Candidate needs to be comfortable with working PST or EST business hours.
 
YOU WILL HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO
  • Work closely with a team of Frontend & Backend Developers and graphic designers to theme Drupal websites and build frontend-heavy web applications.
  • Build interfaces that are delightful for end users and that are technically superb.
  • Work as part of a team and contribute to a positive team environment.
  • Provide suggestions and efforts to lift the bar with every new project.
  • Develop custom websites using Drupal, PHP, HTML and other languages
  • Interprets customer/internal requirements to establish complete and accurate functional specifications and product documentation
  • Effectively develops software to achieve the specified functionality
  • Properly documents software and controls the revision status of design documentation
  • Maintain client websites and troubleshoot problems as they arise
  • Performs other work as assigned by the Senior Lead Developer
WHO YOU ARE
Front-end
  • 3+ years of web development experience,1-2 years of Drupal 8 CMS development experience
  • Extensive knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript.
  • Familiar with CSS preprocessors like SASS and Bootstrap.
  • A minimum of 3 years proven experience in Frontend development/theming, preferably in Drupal.
  • Strong affiliation with responsive, mobile- & content-first approach.
  • Keen eye for detail and creative ideas for interaction design.
  • Experience and knowledge of Adobe Suite.
  • Profound knowledge of UX/UI.
  • Debugging and issue solving skills.
  • You are flexible, able to work independently and in a team remotely.
  • You easily understand the end-user and client requirements.
  Back-end
  • Experience with development using Alfresco
  • Experience with Linux/Open Source software
  • Knowledge of Javascript, JQuery, AJAX, MySQL, (LAMPS) required
  • Knowledge of Servers and Configuration
  • Experience preparing UML technical system documentation
  • Post-secondary diploma or degree in computer science, engineering, or related field an asset
  • Complete understanding of the project lifecycle
  • Excellent knowledge in Drupal, creating custom modules and hooks
  • A willingness to work in a fast-paced environment outside of normal working hours where required
  • Extreme attention to detail and consistency to minimize errors
  • Excellent organizational and troubleshooting skills with attention to detail
EXTRAS YOU MAY BRING TO THE TABLE
  • Knowledge of PHP5 and MySQL.
  • Fluent in jQuery.
  • You can't wait to jump ship with Drupal 8 and know how to deal with TWIG.
  • Experimented with stuff like Bootstrap, NodeJS, AngularJS, Backbone, ...
  • You are passionate about Drupal/Open Source.
  • You are familiar with Agile development and are used to working with a version control tools such as Git.
  • Experience in contributing to Drupal modules, community involvement.
  • You can master the Terminal and Drush is your friend.
Thank you for your interest in a career with Appnovation Technologies! Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
 
Appnovation Technologies is committed to fostering a diverse and representative workforce and an inclusive work environment where all employees are treated equally.