Engineering

Senior Drupal Frontend Engineer(Remote)

Remote   |   Full Time

Remote working is the new norm. It’s not just for pandemics. Do you want to  avoid a daily commute, reduce stress, achieve work-life balance, spend more time with your family/friends, be more creative and improve your productivity? At RemoteStar, we follow a remote-first work policy. If you’re passionate about working from wherever you want, helping leading start-ups and scale-ups, RemoteStar can be a great fit. At RemoteStar we help both employers and employees to build a great remote-team culture, reduce overheads and improve productivity while doing very cool work.

About Role - Remote Senior Drupal Frontend Developer

A UK-based digital agency is looking for a dynamic, creative, advanced Drupal theme developer for a major website upgrade.

This is a fully remote role and requires fluency in written and verbal English. 

You will be reporting directly to the CTO based in the UK. As a Remote Senior Drupal Frontend Developer, you’ll participate in all development aspects of the solution. The project involves working with a supplied design system that must be adhered to and extended to provide the layout solutions required. You will be working as part of a team of backend and frontend developers, integrating the Drupal site with other external services. Visual accuracy is absolutely paramount to the success of this project. We are preferably looking for a candidate who has some visual flair and design knowledge.

As our  SeniorSenior Drupal Frontend Developer, you’ll be responsible for

  • Developing the front end of our client’s websites to a very high standard.

  • Assisting project managers in providing realistic time estimates to clients for front-end related tasks.

  • Working alongside a backend developer to produce solutions that function brilliantly and look great.

  • Carrying out comprehensive testing on all major support browsers and devices.

  • Creating layout solutions that should adhere to the supplied design system

  • Creating Front End with utmost visual accuracy

  • Problem-solve issues on projects and find workable solutions.

  • Communicating your progress clearly to project managers

  • Shine with engineering excellence by developing test infrastructures, writing documentation, ensuring high performance, and following an agile development methodology

  • Writing entirely new code and maintain and update existing code

  • Research on new frameworks for improving the architecture

  • Ensure development best practices are followed (Clean Code, Clean Architecture, code reviews)

  • Actively communicate with the stakeholders, team members, and clients


What do we value?

  •  Hands-on experience in Advanced Drupal/Twig theming

  •  Working Knowledge in Native JS/ jQuery

  •  Experience of Drupal javascript API

  •  Frontend performance testing with Drupal / Lighthouse or other tools

  •  Working knowledge  SASS/SCSS concepts and developing with Bootstrap v4-5

  •  Good Understanding of Docker concepts

  •  Git versioning and workflows within Gitlab

  •  Basic bash/shell experience

  • Be a reliable, organized, and self-motivated team player.

  • Be willing to learn new things and share knowledge with others.

  • Passionate about working with the latest innovations

  • Creative problem-solving skills.

  • A results-focused mindset.

  • Ability to work in a diverse, multi-cultural, remote-team environment.

  • Great English communication skills as well as collaboration skills and strong teamwork. mentality. You must be fluent in English.

  • Able to proactively communicate with non-technical stakeholders, manage expectations, and explain the value of addressing technical debt.


What do we offer?

  • Participate in an open, fun, entrepreneurial and creative company culture and work with unique and innovative clients.

  • Be part of a global, distributed organisation with international opportunities.

  • Work from the location of your choice with remote and flexible working — we trust you to work whenever and wherever you feel most productive.

  • Competitive compensation. 

  • Project and feature ownership — you get to contribute and own parts of apps and/or products.

  • Unlimited annual leave; we do our best work when we’re feeling refreshed so take the time you need to relax! 

  • Found a great book, meetup or conference? We support your continued learning!

  • It’s important to stay healthy, so we have a wellness benefit towards your total health.

  • BYOD – You are welcome to work from your own choice of laptop and we will contribute towards that.

Please send your CV and expression of interest to: hr@remotestar.io


Who are we?

 We are RemoteStar, a team of experienced engineering and people leaders on a mission to transform how we work. 

We’re not your typical workplace. At RemoteStar, we believe in data-driven decision making and the importance of flexibility, fun, passion, personal growth, and transparency. And we’re doing everything we can to make sure you’re enjoying every minute you spend with us.

Here at RemoteStar, we’re passionate about creating an inclusive culture that encourages, supports, and celebrates the diverse voices of our employees. Everyone is welcome. We don’t discriminate on the basis of any protected characteristic including race, religion or belief, gender or gender reassignment, age, sexual orientation, marital status, or disability. We want to facilitate everyone in bringing their best selves to our interviews, so if there are any adjustments we can make for our process to be more inclusive, please let us know. 

Additionally, trust and privacy are important to us here at RemoteStar, so we would like to let you know that upon submitting an application, your CV and personal details will be added to our database and may be used to match you to any future, suitable vacancies as they arise. Of course, we will remove your details at any time should you wish us to do so. 

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