Drupal Lead

Date: Sep 20, 2023

Location: Madrid, MD, ES

Company: Beam Suntory

Beam Suntory is Crafting the Spirits that Stir the World. Rooted in two centuries of family heritage, Beam Suntory has evolved into the world's third largest leading premium spirits company ... where each employee is treated like family and trusted with legacy. With our greatest assets - our premium spirits and our people - we're driving growth through impactful marketing, innovation and an entrepreneurial spirit. Beam Suntory is a place where you can come Unleash your Spirit by making an impact each and every day.



Drupal Lead  


The following position is open in MadridSpain.


What makes this a great opportunity?

What Makes this a Great Opportunity

  • Beam Suntory is a leader in the spirits industry with a track record of profitability and growth
  • Opportunity to help shape the Digital Technologies & Analytics initiatives
  • Ability to work with cutting edge technologies and determine best practices for your team


Role Responsibilities

Role Mission

  • This position will support the company’s Digital Technologies & Analytics initiatives by building and maintaining our numerous Drupal-based brand sites and other applications.


Outcomes/Success Criteria

  • Creative and passionate about building great user experiences.
  • Help formulate best practices for building shared code libraries and deployment practices.
  • Process content update requests quickly and with a high level of accuracy.
  • Ensure that SEO best practices are followed on all sites that we manage.
  • Ensure that Google Tag Manager is properly implemented on all sites.

Apply your expertise in PHP, MySQL, JavaScript and Drupal to extend, enhance and build great end-user experiences.


Qualifications & Experience



Qualifications & Experience


  • A bachelor's degree in computer science, math, physics, engineering or a related field
  • 5+ years experience with PHP
  • 5+ years experience with the LAMP stack
  • Expert level skill with deploying sites and configurations for Drupal installations.
  • Familiar with Git and using it as part of a CI/CD framework.
  • Intermediate level skill with modern CSS design principles and languages such as SASS and LESS
  • Knowledge of SEO best practices and how to implement them is desired.
  • Familiarity with Google Tag Manager is desired.
  • Familiarity with Grunt, Gulp and/or similar build tools is required.
  • Understanding of caching technologies such as Redis and Varnish and how to integrate them into a solution.
  • Familiar with configuring and tuning Linux web servers such as Apache and Nginx.
  • Familiar with best practices in Drupal core contributions and contrib module contributions (patch review, submission of new features/bug fixes)
  • Understanding of Drupal 7, 8 and 9, Composer, Drush/Drupal Console.
  • Experience with managing Drupal environments in Azure is desired.





At Beam Suntory, people are our number one priority, and we believe our people grow together in diverse and inclusive environments where their unique insights, experiences and backgrounds are valued and respected. Beam Suntory is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, military veteran status and all other characteristics, attributes or choices protected by law. All recruitment and hiring decisions are based on an applicant’s skills and experience.