Application Development Manager

Business Strategies Inc - Chicago, IL

Full-time | Contract

This positions is contract to Hire.

Responsibilities

  • Lead Drupal 8 Web Development Projects, provide technical leadership and best practices mentoring to Drupal development team, and ensure collaborative engagement between the development team and other cross functional teams.
  • Analyze, configure and improve performance, scalability, and stability of Drupal 8 websites.
  • Help derive process improvement in Drupal Development life cycle.
  • Work closely with internal project team members and interact with key project stakeholders to gather requirements, design, develop, configure, test, deploy and support Drupal 8 websites.

Core Competencies:

  • Effective communication skills and the ability to work with a wide range of professionals in both technical and non-technical capacities including c-level executives
  • Good leadership and team-building skills
  • Attention to details, interest in keeping up with ever-changing web technologies, product road maps and industry trends.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or in a related discipline required.
  • 5+ years relevant work experience in web development field
  • 2+ years management experience preferred
  • Experience with Drupal as a CMS or any other CMS
  • Experience with Cloud hosting development environment highly desired.
  • Extensive experience in using UX design best practices to design solutions, and a deep understanding of mobile-first and responsive design
  • Basic understanding of front-end performance tuning, best practices and techniques
  • Strong understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues
  • Understanding of Lean/Agile approach

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Experience:

  • Good leadership and team-building skills: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Effective communication skills and the ability to work with: 1 year (Preferred)

Contract Renewal:

  • Likely

Full Time Opportunity:

  • Yes

Work Location:

  • One location

Benefits:

  • Health insurance