Drupal Web Developer - Performance

Marketing Mumbai, India


Drupal Web Developer - Performance

Job Description

Looking to join a high growth, fun company where you can have a huge impact? We are looking for a performance-minded Web Developer (Drupal) to develop websites which pass Google speed tests/Core Web Vitals providing world-class user experience for visitors. You will be working alongside a team of other developers in optimizing, maintaining, updating and creating Egnyte’s corporate website and other customer-facing web properties like Egnyte University, Egnyte HelpDesk & Egnyte Exchange to help drive engagement and interest. Our ideal candidate exhibits a can-do attitude and approaches their work with vigor and determination.


What You’ll Do (but is not limited to)

        Assist with website administration, including updating Drupal core and contributed modules on development, staging and production Acquia environments for our marketing website – https://www.egnyte.com.

        Analyze, understand & improve Drupal site performance issues arising from site configuration or  CSS/JS Code.

        Optimizing existing web pages, sizing and optimizing images and implementing site performance initiatives for Google Core Web Vitals including reducing cumulative layout shift, improving first content paint, optimizing CSS, JS, etc.

        Work alongside our cross-functional team of Designers, Content Creators, Developers, SEO and QA to own all aspects of our marketing website and other customer-facing web properties while continuously delivering performance improvements

Required Qualifications

        Bachelor degree in Web development, Computer Science or related field

        3+ years' experience in Drupal website development and testing, with 1+ years experience in implementing website performance

        Must be experienced in Drupal 8/9 site building and theme development using Drupal-adjunct technologies such as the LAMP platform, Twig, HTML5, CSS/CSS3, jQuery and JavaScript

        Familiar with Javascript build and automation tools – Gulp

        Hands-on experience with site optimization including SEO, in-page performance, technical audits, and understanding impacts to Core Web Vitals metrics

        Passion for best practices in web development, performance/performance profiling, scalability, and usability.

        Knowledge of technical performance best practices and site-speed optimization

        Knowledge of technical SEO best practices

        Experience developing responsive and mobile-optimized websites, views and block management, Composer and Drush, relational databases – MySQL

        Ability to work effectively in the command line interface or GUI Tool – Git, GitLab, SSH & FTP

        Experience with advanced site building tools in Drupal 8 such as Views, Drupal APIs

        Ability to evaluate and select Drupal modules for desired functionality based on release and maintenance status, community dedication and usage, security issues, and availability of documentation

        Working experience with Figma and Adobe Creative Suite

        Understanding of the SDLC (e.g. Requirements, Design, Development, Testing) and website development best practices (specifically related to Drupal)

        Experience with modern web development best practices for speed

        Proficient in industry tools involving site performance, SEO and analytics

        You never stop learning about web technology; never stopping at what you know, and always keeping up with the latest in all aspects of site development, performance and optimization

        Keen attention to detail with strong written and verbal communication skills

        Ability to work independently and cross-functionally


Preferred Qualifications (Bonus Points)

        Previous experience working directly with (or part of) a marketing team.

        Experience in using Acquia tools and solutions (Acquia Cloud IDE, Acquia Lift)

        Experience in upgrading Drupal from Drupal 8 to Drupal 9

        Familiarity with Drupal 8 configuration management, including config-split, Multisite Drupal implementations, experience developing custom Drupal modules

        Experience using Asana, JIRA, BrowserStack


You are more than welcome to share with us everything you are proud of: links, portfolio, GitHub repositories etc.


Egnyte is privately held and funded by top-notch investors such as: Goldman Sachs, Google Ventures, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Polaris Partners, Floodgate Fund, Northgate, CenturyLink, and Seagate.