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Location: New York, NY

URL: www.rescue.org

The
International Rescue Committee (rescue.org), a global humanitarian aid
organization is seeking an experienced Technical Developer with a broad range
of technical skills to work in their NY headquarters. Experience with Drupal
implementations, module development, and themeing are essential. The primary
responsibility of the Technical Developer is to develop new applications and
tools and support the existing development needs for the IRC’s websites
including Rescue.org and FromHarmtoHome.org websites.  S/he will work closely with the
online team to enhance the IRC’s website, ensure its secure operation and
develop new applications to engage their online audience.
The ideal
candidate has 4+ years experience in Web development and 3+ years experience
working with Drupal. This position is based in New York and reports to the
Senior Director of Online Marketing. The Technical Director will be part of the
External Relations Department which raises over $45 million dollars annually
from the private sector.
Key
Responsibilities
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Maintain
the existing IRC websites, ensuring the smooth and secure performance
·        
Build
new standards compliant Drupal themes from PSD files and style guides to
support the marketing efforts of the IRC
·        
Develop
custom Drupal modules and modify existing modules as necessary
·        
Lead
systems integration initiatives particularly with Salesforce
·        
Provide
high quality technology solutions
 
Key
Skills/Requirements
·        
2+
years professional PHP experience , ideally in Drupal
·        
Experience
working with Web Services, APIs, etc
·        
Excellent
HTML, JavaScript, JSON/AJAX, and CSS skills
·        
Ability
to create Drupal themes from scratch based on PSDs
·        
Experience
with a relational database system, ideally MySQL
·        
Excellent
organization and communication skills
·        
Detail
oriented, excellent follow through
·        
Experience
with Salesforce.com a plus
·        
Ability
to work as part of a team
 
Additional
Qualifications:
·        
A
commitment to the mission of the IRC and the work of the digital marketing team
in its efforts to enhance the organization’s visibility and engage its donors
·        
Professional,
reliable and precise
·        
Willingness
to do what it takes to get the job done
·        
Ability
to multi-task and prioritize
·        
Previous
experience with a nonprofit organization is a plus

To apply: Please apply online at: http://tbe.taleo.net/NA2/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=IRC&cws=1&rid=7227

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