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Senior Drupal Backend Developer

Date:  Sep 13, 2022

Edmonton, AB, CA, T5A 0A4

Onsite or Remote:  Remote
Company Name:  EBSCO Information Services

EBSCO Information Services (EIS) provides a complete and optimized research solution comprised of e-journals, e-books, and research databases - all combined with the most powerful discovery service to support the information needs and maximize the research experience of our end-users. Headquartered in Ipswich, MA, EIS employs more than 2,700 people worldwide, most now working hybrid or remotely. We are the leader in our field due to our cutting-edge technology, forward-thinking philosophy, and outstanding team. EIS is a company that will motivate you, inspire you, and allow you to grow. Our mission is to transform lives by providing relevant and reliable information when, where, and how people need it. We are looking for bright and creative individuals whose unique differences will allow us to achieve this inclusive mission around the world.

EBSCO’s Stacks team has an opportunity for a Backend Web Developer with strong programming and development skills to join our team. This developer will work with Drupal on the Stacks product line.  We're looking for an experienced, imaginative candidate who can create robust code and sites and work well with a team of designers and developers


As a senior back-end Developer, your duties will include:  

  • Analyzing customer requirements to research, plan and design the best solution. 
  • Writing high quality and well-structured code following proper Drupal Coding standards. 
  • Collaborating and working closely with team members to review, test and deliver features and improvements on time. 


Required experience and skills:  

  • Post-secondary diploma or degree in computer science, engineering, or a related field. 
  • 5+ years' experience developing with Drupal. 
  • Knowledge of JavaScript, jQuery, AJAX and MySQL. 
  • Knowledge of GIT version control and GIT workflows. 
  • Experience with building large-scale Drupal sites 
  • Excellent knowledge of Drupal 8 with creating custom modules. 
  • Knowledge of CLI tools, such as composer, drush, drupal console, etc. 
  • Experience with integrating with third-party APIs into Drupal. 
  • Understanding of the software development lifecycle and agile development. 
  • Excellent communication skills and working in a team focused environment. 

COVID VACCINATION REQUIREMENT: As directed by Executive Order 14042: Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, all current and newly-hired EIS employees in the United States are required to be fully vaccinated by January 18, 2022 or by their date of hire.
We are an equal opportunity employer and comply with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws. We strictly prohibit and do not tolerate discrimination against employees, applicants, or any other covered persons because of race, color, sex, pregnancy status, age, national origin or ancestry, ethnicity, religion, creed, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, training, promotion, discipline, compensation, benefits, and termination of employment. We comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), as amended by the ADA Amendments Act, and all applicable state or local law.

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