Acquia is the open source digital experience company. We provide the world's most ambitious brands with technology (built around Drupal) that allows them to embrace innovation and create customer moments that matter. At Acquia we believe in the power of community and collaboration - giving our customers the freedom to build tomorrow on their terms.
Headquartered in the US, we have been named as one of North America’s fastest growing software companies as reported by Deloitte and Inc. Magazine, and have been rated a leader by the analyst community and named one of the Best Places to Work by the Boston Business Journal. We are Acquia. We are building for the future of the web, and we want you to be a part of it.
The Drupal Engineering team helps make Drupal more stable, feature complete, and enterprise ready by working with the community to move select initiatives and issues forward. We are seeking an engineer to help
Work with teammates, the engineering and product managers, and CTO to determine priorities and timeline for delivering value to Acquia through Drupal.
Respond to escalations including investigation, planning, communicating, and resolution.
Support teammates with code reviews, constructive feedback, and brainstorming.
Advocate for issues and build community consensus behind the best approach.
Takes on additional responsibilities fills in gaps. Owns deliverables, accountable for results. Recognizing when it's appropriate to jump in and own it, and also when to provide support and collaboration.
Finds ways to overcome challenges and obstacles so that assignments are completed and goals are met. Maintains focus and perseveres in the face of obstacles.
Establishes a track record of results; getting the right things done.
Drupal 8 backend development experience - specifically writing custom modules that provide forms, services, plugins, and entity types.
The ability to empathise with different user personas and advocate for / deliver features on their behalf.
Experience working in open source communities or in large collaborative teams - looking for people who can perform code review and long-running tasks/issues.
Experience with PHP/Drupal security and performance is a big plus.
Deep domain knowledge in at least one of the current or completed Drupal core initiatives and the aptitude and interest to move to different areas of Drupal as they become a priority.
The Sr SW Engineer reports to the Drupal Engineering Manager and is a part of the Drupal Engineering Team. The Drupal Engineering team works with the Drupal Product team and the CTO to set priorities and timelines.
Acquia is an equal opportunity (EEO) employer. We hire without regard to age, color, disability, gender (including gender identity), marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.