Senior Drupal Developer / Technical Lead

Looking for a Drupal gun to join our team

We are a small agency, with a great reputation. We have a small senior development team internally and work with two overseas teams of developers in Russia and Vietnam.

We are looking for a person who shows initiative, can multi-task (and thrives in doing so), can drive the business forward from a technical standpoint (but wearing a big-picture hat), is a team player, however, can also work autonomously and gets stuff done.

Pre-Sales architect

  • Helping determine which briefs align well with Digital Garden as a business and are suitable to pitch for
  • Gathering requirements for pre-sales meetings/phone calls
  • Scoping and costing technical solutions
  • Architecting solutions in Drupal
  • Writing-out requirements within proposals and tender documents
  • Pitching technical solutions to potential clients - you must be able to speak and present confidently in a room of potential clients

Tech leading projects

  • Liaising with client-side technical stakeholders on projects
  • Attending client workshops and fielding and answering all technical questions
  • Architecting solutions in Drupal
  • Writing technical specifications for external developers in a timely, business-conscious approach (for example, in segments to suit sprint-based development)
  • Working with and managing both overseas and internal developers on your project team
  • Code reviews on projects you are tech leading

Directing the business from a technical perspective

  • Coming up with innovative ideas to deliver projects in the most efficient way, however keeping a high standard of quality and remaining profitable
  • Leading internal projects, such as architecting and building an internal distribution for Drupal 8
  • Occasionally troubleshooting technical issues that come up on projects outside the ones you are tech leading e.g. historic projects
  • Selecting appropriate development tools
  • Mentoring junior developers


  • As we are a small business we will require some of your time to do development on projects. Especially if it’s a requirement that the project is developed in Australia

If you are interested in applying for the role please send your CV and salary expectations across to, and we will be in touch.