Node.js Developer (Transition from PHP / Drupal)

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £400 - £500 per day

  • Contact:

    Ellie Bass

  • Contact email:

    Ellie.Bass@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    58675765_1575896733

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Duration:

    2 years

  • Expiry date:

    2019-12-15

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Client:

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Our government client in London are looking for NodeJS Developers to transition a platform from PHP/Drupal to NodeJS and help transform the wider service within an agile project.


A recent third-party audit established that the current service does not meet user needs or comply to GDS service standards. In order to bring the service back in-line with service standards and user needs, they are undertaking a code transformation.

Key Skills / Experience

  • Demonstrate significant experience building, operating and monitoring NodeJS systems in production
  • Demonstrate experience of developing or maintaining services in PHP/Drupal
  • Demonstrate your experience working in a multi-disciplined project team through Discovery, Alpha, Beta and live.
  • Demonstrate experience with HTML/CSS and web accessibility practices
  • Demonstrate experience of Microsoft Azure
  • Demonstrate experience of the GDS design system and patterns
  • Demonstrate experience of working with open source tools and concepts (e.g. GitHub, common government services etc).
  • Demonstrate experience of transforming a service from one coding language to another.
  • Demonstrate experience of test-driven design and development