Drupal Tech Lead - Remote (US)

ABOUT OUR COMPANY

Kanopi Studios is a Design, Development & Support Agency with a fully distributed team of 45 people who are experts in Drupal & WordPress.

We design, build, and support websites for clients who want to make a positive impact.

All done with craftsmanship, a bit of whimsy, and the desire for a better web.

As our business continues to grow rapidly, so does our team. We’re excited to announce this opportunity to join our team as a Drupal Developer.

 

ABOUT THE JOB

The Drupal Tech Lead is responsible for:

As a Technical Lead you are able to visualize the project architecture and lead the technical team throughout execution. It is your overall responsibility to ensure technical development is on track. You will create user stories with level of effort estimates, work with clients directly, and manage developers by encouraging productivity, quality and accountability. You will focus your efforts to meet development schedules, stated estimates, technical specifications and design requirements. This position is fast-paced, deals with shifting priorities, and reports to Katherine White, Chief Technology Officer.

Your typical work week might include:

  • Building and supporting a wide variety of Drupal sites.
  • Talking directly with clients about their technical challenges and business needs and documenting their requirements.
  • Working with UX, Design, and management team members to plan a project in the early phases.
  • Owning the project team’s overall technical approach, defining project tasks and estimates, and being a point of continuity.
  • Providing architectural vision that helps your developers guide their implementation decisions.
  • Answering questions from and providing mentorship to others on your team.