Company Overview

For 29 years, clients in the private and public sectors have relied upon SOS International LLC (SOSi) for critical operations in the world’s most challenging environments. SOSi is privately held, was founded by its current ownership in 1989, maintains corporate headquarters in Reston, VA, and specializes in providing logistics, construction, training, intelligence, and information technology solutions to the defense, diplomatic, intelligence and law enforcement communities.

All interested individuals will receive consideration and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or protected veteran status. SOSi takes affirmative action in support of its policy to advance diversity and inclusion of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

EXOVERA-181116-8064: Drupal/PHP Developer
LocationU.S. - Virginia - Reston
Open Date11/18/2018

Exovera LLC ( a wholly-owned subsidiary of SOSi, is seeking a Drupal/PHP Developer to help maintain, transition and improve its current product lines and workflows.  The position will involve developing, maintaining and managing several Drupal installations across various projects, as well as, some PHP and Python back end development for other use cases (API's).  Experience with AWS and custom module development is required for this position.  The position does require some off-hours work due to OCONUS customers. 


• Develop, and maintain efficient and effective Drupal systems for content ingestion and annotation across several projects
• Perform upgrades from older Drupal 7 instances to newer Drupal 8 instances
• Develop and maintain custom modules and views within Drupal (both 7 and 8)
• Work with the rest of the engineering team to propose solutions for data ingestion 
• Participate in the design and development of back end APIs and infrastructure
• Demonstrate experience building Drupal sites including custom module development
• Experience with Drupal 7 and Drupal 8 
• Experience building custom views, and API's using Drupal and PHP
• In-depth knowledge of Drupal module development, or demonstrable transferable skills on other web-based frameworks (Zend, Laraval)
• Able to architect and write secure, well documented code that adheres to standards
• Familiarity with contributed modules including views, feeds
• Familiarity with Git, Drush, web API's
• Possess strong troubleshooting skills


• Experience with OOP or Symfony, including common design patterns
• Some Python experience preferred
• Web scraping experience is a plus
• Knowledge of various AWS services and/or automated deployment and testing architectures is a plus
• LAMP/Nginx experience is a plus

Work Environment

• One or two office days a week are required however some work will occur during odd hours, as many of our clients are overseas
• Some remote work may be possible