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Senior Drupal Developer (Brisbane, Sydney or Melbourne)


We are looking for a passionate mid to senior level developer who has at least 4 years of experience developing in the Drupal CMS to join the FFW team in Australia! This person should be able to code custom modules according to coding standards and best practices. Developers should be able to test the quality and security of the code written. Candidates will often be required to handle complicated backend tasks such as migration, search customization, and web service programming. The position requires exceptional programming skills, problem solving abilities, and an eye for detail. The successful candidate will be responsible for taking a web project from the development phase to the final product.

We’re looking for bright, motivated, talented individuals who are willing to go the extra mile to make every project a success, and, in return, will receive tremendous opportunity for professional growth and development.


  • Technical skills should include several years in web development and experience with: PHP, MySQL, Apache, HTML5, CSS3, Javascript and/or similar technologies
  • A strong command of the English language
  • Builds custom modules and libraries
  • Builds secure, scalable backend solutions for our clients
  • Writes database queries and logic
  • Export and configuration of Features, Installation Profiles, and variables to support their code
  • Investigates problems with community modules and patches as required
  • Strong knowledge of grid systems such as Foundation/Susy grids  
  • Ability to recreate pixel-perfect design  
  • Experience with version control (Git, SVN, etc.)
  • Familiarity with software development methodologies (XP, Scrum, etc)  
  • Ability to communicate well and solve problems in creative ways  

Applicants must be/have

  • A passion for open source and Drupal
  • A high degree of teamwork
  • Commitment to excellence
  • Ability to communicate well and solve problems in creative ways
  • Passionate about work and play  
  • Work effectively and efficiently
  • Take ownership of your work
  • Experience with common Drupal deployment methodologies (dev->stage->live)  
  • Have code samples to share from a project you've worked on  
  • Well-established presence on Github (and/or
  • Experience delivering onsite client work and integrating with client teams
  • Ability to travel (up to 35%)
  • Exhibit thought leadership in the open source community
  • Multilingual capabilities preferable

About Us

FFW is a digital agency built on technology, driven by data, and focused on user experience. For more than 15 years, the world’s largest brands have relied on us to build accessible, creative, and user-friendly digital solutions that deliver results. We are more than 420 people across 11 countries, with a track record of over 1,000 digital solutions delivered since 2000.

FFW was formerly Blink Reaction, Propeople, Bysted, Chainbizz & Geekpolis.

How To Apply

Please send your resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to Marc O'Brien, VP of Business Development, at