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Senior Drupal Developer

Limerick, Ireland

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805621096W

The Opportunity              :           Senior  Drupal Developer


The Johnson and Johnson, EMEA Development Centre, is currently seeking a Snr Drupal Developer to join our team. We develop, design and deliver high quality business applications, software solutions and services to meet J&J business technology requirements. The offices are newly designed, specifically to accommodate Scrum development and are based on the University of Limerick Campus. It is an open and highly collaborative environment based on LEAN principles with a strong emphasis on continuous integration, automated testing and continuous delivery. Scrum teams are encouraged to be self-organising and autonomous.


·         Playing a lead role in software design, architecture, requirements analysis, investigation of new technologies, and software development.

·         Collaborating with the core development team and the product owner to define and estimate business requirements and then translate these into specific software tasks.

·         Collaborate as a member of an agile team to get products developed and completed with best in class software development.


·         8+ years’ experience writing clean, hand-coded X/HTML, JavaScript and CSS in consumer-facing web applications.

·         3+ years’ experience of development of web applications using Drupal.

·         Experience of creating your own Drupal modules.

·         Experience updating Drupal CORE and contributions to Drupal modules a plus.

·         Experience using GIT SCM.

·         Experiences working with SASS and compiled styles.

·         Excellent mastery of web standards, cross-browser compatibility and building in accessibility from the ground up.

·         Familiar with jQuery, Backbone, Angular and node.js.

·         Comfortable debugging client-side issues with firebug, web developer and similar tools.

·         Experience architecting web solutions.

·         Solid understanding of web technologies such as HTTP/S, REST, JSON, FTP, SSH, SMTP, SOAP and REST.


  • Possess a basic understanding of agile development methodologies, specifically Scrum and Kanban.
  • Excellent written and verbal English skills.
  • Experience with Oracle and MySQL a plus.

Preferred qualifications:

  • BSc. or Master's degree in Computer Science or related technical field.
  • Solid understanding of information management, data modeling, system integration, development methodologies (including unit testing) and web technologies.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and an ability to work effectively with teams.
  • Strong analytical skills and a demonstrable bias toward action.

Primary Location
Janssen Pharmaceutical Ltd. (8170)
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