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Short-term Drupal Web Developer

Aryabhatta Research Institute of observational sciencES (ARIES) invites Online-application for One (01) WEB DEVELOPER purely on temporary basis for a short period. 


Roles & Responsibilities

The selected Web Developer will mainly be responsible for:

  • Updating and maintaining ARIES website on a daily basis.
  • Responsible for detecting and fixing bugs in the institute website.
  • Understanding the requirements and creating nodes/block contents accordingly.
  • To develop custom themes/modules as per the requirement.
  • Designing banners/templates/logo/advertisements or other interactive elements.
  • Adding features and enhancements in the web pages to ensure an appealing, functional, and intuitive implementation.
  • Research and install modules to meet project requirements
  • Managing concurrency and security in the website.
  • Contributing to the Intranet/e-Admin web page and forms creation
  • Creating new content and updating old content on websites.
  • Any other technical tasks related to the website as per the requirement.

Educational Qualifications

  • BA/B.Sc./BCA/ Engineering Diploma or higher


Work Experience

Minimum one (01) or two (02) years of hands-on experience in the Drupal-based web Content Management System (CMS). The candidate must have handled/sound knowledge of the following:

  • Proficient in Drupal 8, including custom module development, key contributed modules, and core API
  • Handled the maintenance and administration of Drupal websites.
  • Knowledge of PHP, theme functions, and knowledge of the Drupal theme layers.
  • Handled the front-end technologies, such as JavaScript/jQuery, JSON, HTML, AJAX, and CSS.
  • Expertise with Theme, Webform, Composer, Drush (Drupal command-line tool), and Twig.
  • Able to customize and tweak forms, core, themes without altering core files but by using template or custom modules.
  • Experience integrating open source and third-party applications into the existing systems.
  • Familiarity with the databases like MySQL, MSSQL, PostGRE, etc.
  • Experience of handling Web pages both in English and Hindi formats 


  • Strong knowledge of Drupal 8 and its upgrades/migrations.
  • Knowledge of key Drupal APIs.
  • Good knowledge of image/photo editing using Adobe ImageReady, Photoshop, CorelDraw, etc.
  • Knowledge of the debugging tools like Firebug, Chrome inspector, etc.
  • Acquia Certification
  • Knowledge of CodeIgniter

Additional Requirement

  • Should have excellent written communication skills (English & Hindi)
  • Exhibit strong analytical and problem-solving skills.


Terms & Conditions

  1. Tenure: Initially for the period of One (01) years with scope of extension depending upon the performance and requirement
  2. Monthly Emolument: Rs. 20,000 + HRA as per the Central Government norms applicable for Nainital.
  3. Termination: Director, ARIES reserves the right to terminate the engagement/contract at any stage in case of impropriety, misconduct, breach of conditions, irregular attendance or poor quality of performance.
  4. Posting: The selected candidate can be posted either in Nainital or Haldwani office location. 
  5. All other Terms & conditions shall be governed as per the Institute norms. 

Procedure to Apply

  1. Interested candidates can apply through the ONLINE mode only
  2. Last Date for Application Submission: 31 Jan 2021  28 Feb 2021
  3. Candidate have to upload the scanned copies of all the supporting documents asked in the Online Application Form.
  4. Applications forwarded through any other means like by post, fax or e-mail will not be accepted.

Procedures for Selection

  1. The screened candidates will be called for an online Interview in which they will be screened for communication, interpersonal, and work-related technical skills.
  2. Based on the performance in the Interview, the selection of Web Developer will be made.
  3. At the time of joining, the selected candidate has to produce all the original mark sheets, experience certificates, and other relevant documents, failing which his/her candidature shall be cancelled.


The Application submission for CSIP is closed now. 


Selected Candidates

Based on the performance in the interview, following candidate has been selected for the post: Web Developer(Short Term)

1. Vartika Johari (D/o Mr. Rajiv Johari)

Further communication will be made to the above selected candidate  in due course of time.