Drupal Developer @ Joint Research Centre

Job description


As a Drupal Developer, you will be part of a dynamic team, based in the JRC campus in Ispra (Italy). The JRC campus is hosting a vibrant community of approximately 2.500 top-notch researchers, engineers and senior scientists, eager to resolve current and future challenges related to energy, nuclear safety, climate change and more.



The objective is to maintain, update, improve and expand a DRUPAL-based website. The current DRUPAL implementation of the website needs to be reviewed and adapted to make the response and update times significantly shorter. It is also expected to expand the website through a web-based application that manages data streams from external servers and integrates them in one viewer.



  • Deliver structural updates to make the website faster on user access & contents’ updates
  • Adapt or re-implement the Map Viewer, taking into account new requirements
  • Assist in the update of the contents (information & data)
  • Maintain the Developer and User documentation
  • Assist in the set-up of a web-based application for a multi-scale information system
  • Provide GIS and DB assistance for a database data collection project


  • Strong experience in the set-up and optimization of websites (PHP-based CMS)
  • Good database management skills (i.e. PostGres)
  • Very good knowledge of JavaScript, HTML, CSS
  • Knowledge of Web-GIS technologies
  • Some experience with Web Map viewing applications


  • Knowledge of GeoServer (i.e. Postgres, PostGIS)
  • Knowledge of OpenLayer and Leaflet
  • Basic Django skills in combination with GeoNode
  • Joomla, Wordpress, Laravel
  • Linux (i.e. CentOS 7)

DRUPAL Experience, including Drupal Themes

  • Experience with web design and web graphics (CSS and HTML W3C standards)
  • Experience in XML and metadata catalogues
  • GeoServer and GeoNode
  • Experience with GIS (preferably ESRI)
  • Experience with RDBMS (PostgreSQL/PostGIS ORACLE)
  • Experience with REST services Python implementation
  • Knowledge of SQL and use of Oracle Database
  • JavaScript libraries (jQuery and ExtJs)


  • Good English verbal and written skills are required
  • University degree plus 10 years of working experience

The ideal candidate will be expected to start ASAP.



We are TRASYS International (NRB Group), an ICT company with over 25 years of a successful track record working with European Institutions and Agencies, offering IT consulting, solutions and services.

Our Mission is to help our clients keep up with the challenges of digital transformation by providing the right talent at the right time for the right job. To this end, we are constantly looking for talented professionals who are interested in working on challenging international projects and able to deliver high-quality results within multicultural environments.

Our services include (but are not limited to) modernisation solutions, digital workspaces, cloud technologies and IT security.

Our Headquarters are in Brussels and we have active accounts and offices across Europe (i.e. Luxembourg, Ispra, Amsterdam, Athens, Stockholm).