Drupal Developer - Digital Developer II

Job Category:  Sales & Marketing
Department:  Communications

Los Angeles, CA, US, 90017

Position Type:  Full Time
Requisition ID:  4942


Established in 1997, L.A. Care Health Plan is an independent public agency created by the state of California to provide health coverage to low-income Los Angeles County residents. We are the nation’s largest publicly operated health plan. Serving more than 2 million members in five health plans, we make sure our members get the right care at the right place at the right time.

Mission: L.A. Care’s mission is to provide access to quality health care for Los Angeles County's vulnerable and low-income communities and residents and to support the safety net required to achieve that purpose.

Job Summary

A key member of a cross-functional communications team, the Digital Developer II will implement business requirements and code-related changes on all L.A. Care digital properties, proactively troubleshoot and resolve production defects, and serve as a source of technical expertise in developing and implementing dynamic, responsive digital applications for our varied users.


Custom programming and web application development for Drupal, including testing, maintenance, quality assurance testing and troubleshooting of existing company sites; integrating websites with existing applications on campus or third-party/open-source platforms; and leading and advancing our growing Drupal practice in compliance with accessibility regulations. 


Provide technical leadership and assume overall accountability for a successful implementation phase on all client projects. Oversee employee, freelance web developers and partner web developers, ensure technical solutions (including but not limited to ones from third parties or that are open source) are properly architected and specified, and review all code for quality assurance purposes. 


Create innovative solutions in order to achieve departmental and enterprise goals; Proactively respond to unanticipated business requirements and priorities in a cost effective manner; Prioritize and complete project milestones on time and within budget. 


Apply subject matter expertise to help guide L.A. Care in terms of thought leadership for finding and proliferating best practices.


Perform other duties as assigned. 

Education Required
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Related Field
In lieu of degree, equivalent education and/or experience may be considered.
Education Preferred
Master's Degree

At least 3-5 years of experience working with Drupal.


Knowledge of SEO coding best practices; comfortable integrating websites with other web applications and systems, both commercial and open source. 


Self starter, ability to work with minimal supervision. 


Equally skilled at working collaboratively in a team-oriented environment.


Have practical, hands-on skills with relevant technical platforms and languages and a proactive approach toward developing solutions.


Comfortable working in a collaborative environment with Specialists, Supervisors, Designers, and other Developers.


Licenses/Certifications Required
Licenses/Certifications Preferred
Required Training
Additional Information


L.A. Care offers a wide range of benefits including

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Retirement Plans
  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Wellness Program
  • Volunteer Time Off (VTO)

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles

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