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GFT Italy, research CMS/DRUPAL Specialists for a major project in the Joint Research Center - Ispra (Varese - Italy) an international/multicultural and exciting environment.


  • Milan


  • Experienced professionals

Job category

  • Project Development
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The Joint Research Centre (JRC) is the European Commission's science and knowledge service. Its mission is to support EU policies with independent evidence throughout the whole policy cycle. Its work has a direct impact on the lives of citizens by contributing with its research outcomes to a healthy and safe environment, secure energy supplies, sustainable mobility and consumer health and safety. JRC is spread across six sites in five different countries within the EU.


The JRC centres represent a global HUB for scientific research, managed directly by the European Commission, organized as research projects that require the engagement of ICT professional skills to realize innovative technology results.


Detailed description of the profiles


Nature of the tasks

  • Assist in the design and implementation of web portal, including front-end design based on user requirements;

  • Install, upgrade and implement server applications (e.g. database) and other tools, in partnership with ICT members;

  • Assist in deployment CMS into the production phase with required content;

  • Assist in the testing of the CMS in partnership with sector members

  • Assist in development and implementation of the policies and procedures necessary to ensure the security, integrity and maintenance (e.g. possible migration and updates) of the applications;

  • Assist in the design and implementation of data analysis and mining applications based on requirements, use cases and functional analysis;

  • Assist in the modification of the existing applications as necessary, based on information and user requirements;

  • Assist in developing automated reports, with graphs and statistical outputs

  • Assist in writing technical documentation: requirements analysis, functional analysis, system specifications, design documents, code maintenance and traceability, technical manual, user manual, etc.



Specific Expertise

  • Experience in Content Management Systems (CMS) especially DRUPAL;

  • Experience in Web Frameworks;

  • Experience in Web Front End Client-side Scripting Libraries;

  • Experience in Responsive Design;

  • Experience in with relational databases and database design;

  • Experience in deployment of integrated systems;

  • Experience in web design and development;

  • Experience in using PHP;

  • Experience in using JavaScript;

  • Experience in using DRUPAL as a Content Manager and as a Framework;


General skills

  • Scientific Bachelor Degree

  • Good knowledge of English

  • Ability to cope with fast changing technologies used in application developments

  • Working in a multicultural environment

  • Good team work spirit

  • Good interpersonal skills

  • Good oral and/or written communication skills


Experience level

We are looking for Senior candidates (with at least 2 years of working experience)