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Drupal Front-end Developer/Designer (Extended Temporary)

Tucson, Arizona
Job Type
4 Aug 2022
Drupal Front-end Developer/Designer (Extended Temporary)

Posting Number

Digital Experience Technology

Department Website Link

Main Campus

Tucson, AZ USA

Position Highlights

The Campus Web Services team within The University of Arizona is looking for a creative, enthusiastic and self-motivated Drupal Front-end Developer/Designer who is passionate about collaborative web design and development. As part of the unified web experience initiative, you will be focused on managing our Drupal 9 website migration efforts for our clients with custom sites.

Our team is committed to promoting sustainable web development and best practices for the institution. Open-source development is core to our mission and supports our operations. In addition to supporting over 300 websites for various campus clients, our team collaborates with web professionals from across campus to support and maintain the University's custom Drupal distribution, Arizona Quickstart, as well as other projects.

You will also support the team's initiatives by providing web design support for Arizona Quickstart. Please review our department's website to learn more about our team:

This is an Extended Temporary Employment (ETE) position with a potential for continuation.

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

The University of Arizona has been recognized for our innovative work-life programs. For more information about working at the University of Arizona and relocations services, please click here.

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Manage migration of custom websites from Quickstart 1 toQuickstart 2.
  • Work collaboratively with clients to manage their migrationsor new custom website projects.
  • Work collaboratively to develop innovative solutions toclient requests that benefit the university as a whole.
  • Independently develop innovative and maintainable solutionsto client requests for website customizations.
  • Use knowledge of the team's services to inform clients abouttheir options in a scalable and maintainable way for the rest of the team.
  • Reviewand contribute code changes to Arizona Bootstrap and Arizona Quickstart viaGitHub.
  • Additional duties as assigned.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot issues independently.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent advanced learning attainedthrough professional level experience required.
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience required.
  • OR; Any equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience working in higher education.
  • Experience contributing to Drupal 7 or 9.
  • Experience with git and/or GitHub.
  • Experience developing code in a collaborative environment with peer code review, coding standard checks, etc.
  • Experience building websites and creating custom content types and views in Drupal 7 and 9.
  • Demonstrated experience with website and accessibility best practices.
  • Demonstrated experience with HTML, CSS, and Javascript.


Full Time/Part Time
Full Time

Number of Hours Worked per Week


Work Calendar

Job Category
Information Technology

Benefits Eligible
Yes - Full Benefits

Rate of Pay
$67,856 - $87,281

Compensation Type
salary at 1.0 full-time equivalency (FTE)


Career Stream and Level

Job Family
Web Sites & Applications

Job Function
Information Technology

Type of criminal background check required:
Fingerprint criminal background check (security sensitive due to title or department)

Number of Vacancies

Target Hire Date

Expected End Date

Contact Information for Candidates

Open Date

Open Until Filled

Documents Needed to Apply
Resume and Cover Letter

Special Instructions to Applicant

Diversity Statement
At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As an Hispanic-serving institution and a Native American/Alaska Native-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.
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  • Job Reference: 677704884-2
  • Date Posted: 4 August 2022
  • Recruiter: University of Arizona
  • Location: Tucson, Arizona
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent