New Relic is hiring a

Senior Back End Drupal Engineer (Open to Remote)

Indianapolis, United States

Please note that visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

We are excited to consider a remote engineer for this role! Remote team members will be expected to work out of their home office.

Your Opportunity

At New Relic, we provide our customers real-time insights, so they can innovate faster. Our software delivers insightful observability tools across different technologies and distributed systems, enabling software engineering teams to quickly identify, understand and tackle issues, analyze performance and get the most of their software and infrastructure.

If you love the web, love Drupal and open source, and want to contribute to one of the largest and fastest growing observability companies in the market, we want to hear from you: We are looking for a Senior Back End Drupal Engineer to join our web strategy team. We’re a fast-growing software company that cares about our product and culture.

What You’ll Do

  • Improve our Drupal architecture! The groundwork is laid, parts of our site are already live on Drupal 9, and feature velocity is increasing. As our suite of contrib and custom modules grows, you’ll help ensure it is ready to scale to our needs.
  • Participate in the design process, offering technical feedback and suggestions to the creative team, and helping us improve the process along the way.
  • Formulate efficient content models, security models, workflows, and templates, and develop Drupal modules.
  • Help plan and execute migration paths from legacy platforms into Drupal.
  • Drive acquisition, onboarding, monetization, organic/viral growth, and retention across the New Relic’s web properties.
  • Integrate with several other third-party MarTech solutions.
  • Chip in on all of the technical aspects of New Relic's public web properties to improve customer experience and content authoring.
  • Improve the reliability and speed to delivery of new features and iterations via A/B testing and operational insights.
  • Lead and advise the architecture and implementation decisions within the team.
  • Identify blockers and work across teams to resolve issues.
  • Provide insight about tech debt to improve the roadmap.

Your Qualifications


  • Strong expertise in Drupal back end development with 4+ years experience. We need a candidate that can immediately contribute and help guide improvements upon the back end architecture.
  • Expertise in PHP, Symfony, and all things Drupal is vital.
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced environment focused on delivering production code at a regular cadence using Agile techniques.
  • Having a work style that includes colleagues in important decisions and leads to shared code ownership.


  • Experience with migrations onto Drupal 8 or 9.
  • Contributions to open source projects, especially Drupal.
  • Familiarity working at enterprise scale across several tech stacks and partner teams.
  • Experience in technical mentorship and support for helping level-up the skills of colleagues on the team.
  • Experience with performance, accessibility and SEO fine tuning.
We're looking for bold and passionate people to be a part of our mission to create more perfect software. We'd love to have you apply, even if you don't feel you meet every single requirement. What's most important to us is finding authentic and accountable people who feel connected to our mission and values, not just candidates who check off all the boxes.

About Us

New Relic (NYSE: NEWR) is a cloud-based platform that gives developers, engineers, operations, and management a clear view of what’s happening in today’s complex software environments. So they can find and fix problems faster, and deliver delightful experiences for their customers. That's why the world’s best engineering teams rely on New Relic to visualize, analyze, and troubleshoot their software. It’s the simplest, most powerful cloud-based observability platform, built to create more perfect software. All from one place.

Founded in 2008, we’re a global company passionate about building a culture where all employees feel a deep sense of belonging, where every ‘Relic’ can bring their whole self to work, and feel supported and empowered to thrive. We’re consistently recognized as a distinguished employer and are committed to building world-class products and an award-winning culture. For more information, visit

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