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Posted Date: 5/15/2018
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Position Title: Snr Drupal Frontend Dev - RFP # 15978
Salary Range: Hourly Rate
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Desired Skills:

Our client has a contract role available for a Senior Drupal Front-end Developer


  • Front-end template and theming development for the organization's Drupal websites.

  • Work with technical lead and back-end developers to optimize the organization's Drupal websites’ theming design and implementation

  • Work closely with the Ux team as necessary, to ensure proper implementation of designs and creative functionality to provide optimized user experience

  • Collaborate with team members to formulate effective and responsive/adaptive designs, and turning them into a working theme.

  • Contribute to UI/Ux design decisions. Provide technical input to help validate prototypes and wireframes.

  • Participate, as part of the Web Services development team, in solution development related activities to include solution design, construction, testing and implementation.

  • Develop, modify and execute test plans, test scenarios and test cases and ensure sufficient unit/module/system test coverage.

  • Adhere to the organizations Drupal development standards, methodologies, quality assurance principles and processes.


  • Implement templates and create custom JavaScript solutions when required.

  • Responsible for Drupal configuration management, PHP templating, and theme preprocessing.

  • Build and optimize Web content for speed and responsiveness.

  • Build front end JavaScript architectures for better consumption and presentation of data.

  • Develop recommendations to provide continuous improvement to the overall theming development and deployment process

  • Deliver the solution according to scope defined by the technical lead in accordance with CIHI's technical, architectural and quality standards.

  • Create technical documentation to include, but not limited to, a technical design document, test plans and test cases

  • Execute and conduct comprehensive unit, module and system integration testing.

  • Provide oral briefings on an ongoing basis to appraise CIHI's technical lead and or ITS product development manager as to the project status, challenges, risks and performance.


  • Extensive Web development experience within a Content Management System driven environment. Experience with Drupal 7 is required.

  • Extensive Drupal site building and theming experience.

  • Extensive experience and exceptional proficiency coding in PHP/HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript/jQuery/Sass.

  • Working experience with package managers such as NPM and front-end compilers such as Grunt and Gulp.

  • Experience implementing and developing responsive Web content using atomic design principles and Bootstrap base theme.

  • Expertise with modern JavaScript framework and libraries such as Angular, Backbone, React, Ember, D3.js, and Chart.js.

  • Experience building and maintaining large sites.

  • Experience with version control management tool such ass Git.

  • Ability to work independently, prioritize tasks and hit deadlines in a fast-paced work environment

  • Ability to fully understand and prioritize business requirements, functional specifications and to conceptualize information processing systems in response to them.

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