Jobs/Drupal Developer


Drupal Developer



Agency / Department

Geoscience Australia

Experience Level


Employment Type


Expected Rate (inc. Super)

$110 per hour***


Australian Capital Territory


The Geoscience Australia is seeking an experienced Drupal Developer to assist with a body of work being undertaken by the agency.


  • Implement new Drupal 8 features e.g. Case Studies in the Content Management Interface (CMI)  
  • Implement Drupal security patches to ensure system integrity  
  • Maintain / enhance the continuous deployment pipeline on AWS for CMI  
  • Support, monitor and continually develop and improve tools, software and services that comprise NEMO’s operational environments to simplify and enhance data management, provision of data services, and operations within AWS;  
  • Develop and/or provide input to information support materials such as ‘how to guides’.
  • Help facilitate the continuation and expansion of operations and services; and continuously improve and optimise policies, processes and systems.

Essential Criteria

  1. Have a Tertiary qualification in information technology or equivalent industry experience Expert level programming skills in Drupal 8, PHP, Javascript Drupal security patching, module development and maintenance.
  2. Demonstrated ability to work proficiently in a Linux-based environment and in a range of computing platforms including AWS (e.g. ElasticBeanStalk).
  3. Have the ability to work collaboratively and operate effectively in a small team environment that has significant and diverse demands on their time.
  4. Demonstrate understanding and experience in modern software development practices such as Dev-Ops and Agile.
  5. Strong understanding of software architecture patterns and team development tools and practices.

Desired Criteria


Security Clearance

Ability to obtain baseline clearance


3 months or to the maximum value of the contract

**Please refer to our Terms and Conditions for more information regarding the expected rate



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