Drupal Developer

Do you want to be part of our team of superstars who make a difference in the lives of others? The Chopra Center is currently seeking a Drupal Developer.   

The Chopra Center for Wellbeing, located in beautiful Carlsbad, CA is a nurturing place where seekers from around the world come to experience healing and transformation. We are the leading source for meditation, yoga, and the ancient wisdom of Ayurveda. We offer a wide variety of programs in stress release, mind-body medicine, emotional healing, personal development and life transformation. The Chopra Center is a 2013 Medallion Award Winner of the San Diego Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Workplace Excellence program.

This is an opportunity for an experienced Drupal developer to join a small team and help lead the development of the core business website. You will need to have the highest programming skills, the ability to problem solve, the ability to take and give direction. We are looking for a developer with an advanced knowledge of the Drupal ecosystem, well versed in PHP & JavaScript (functional/procedural/OO), appreciate Devel & DevTools, write code compliant with Drupal7 standards, configure build tooling such as Gulp, write tests, and utilize branching version control such as Bitbucket. This position is full time with a salary dependent on experience.

Essential Duties and Responsibilites:

  • Responsible for balancing multiple projects and collaborating closely with a junior developer, managers, and third-party agencies
  • Develop and contribute to Drupal modules
  • Maintenance and administration of Drupal modules and sites
  • Write code and tests

Education and/or qualifications:

  • Minimum 1 year of commercial Drupal hands-on development experience
  • Minimum 3+ years of commercial PHP development experience
  • Ability to drive new ideas and efforts of the internal team toward solutions of various problems
  • Experience integrating open source and third-party applications into existing systems
  • Familiarity with source control systems such as Git, Subversion, etc
  • Ability to both collaborate with team members and to work independently
  • Eager to embrace current and emerging web technologies
  • Ability to write code to enhance performance across all devices
  • Working knowledge of HTML and CSS
  • Proficient in MySQL and JavaScript

Additional desired skills

  • Windows / Linux / Nginx / Apache server administration
  • Experience with Unix, Redhat/Centos/Fedora
  • Experience with Preprocessors (CoffeeScript, Jade, SCSS)
  • Experience adapting and developing themes for use in a CMS environment
  • Experience working with Vagrant for PHP development
  • Experience using build tools (Grunt, Gulp)
  • PHP Framework Experience (Cake, Symfony, Laravel, Zend)
  • JavaScript Frameworks (Angular, Backbone

Applicants must be able to provide sites and commercial work experience with call outs of their roles/responsibilities. Showing contributions to modules or experience creating modules is a plus.


  • Great health insurance package
  • 401K plan
  • Access to acupuncture and chiropractic services, yoga, meditation, etc.
  • Access to our seminars and trainings


All applications must be submitted through this portal; please do not email or Indeed-reply your application.