Andres Torres, Drupal Developer in Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador
Andres Torres

Drupal Developer in Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador

Member since February 15, 2017
Andres is a senior PHP developer and Drupal architect with a wide experience in developing demanding software solutions and Drupal implementations. He has over 10 years of experience working with Drupal and would describe himself as a Drupal solutions architect who can do the back-end, but can also provide the whole infrastructure.
Andres is now available for hire



  • SOA Architecture, 8 years
  • Scrum, 8 years
  • Agile Software Development, 8 years
  • Drupal 7, 7 years
  • VirtualBox, 6 years
  • REST, 5 years
  • Drupal 8, 4 years
  • Drupal 6, 4 years


Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador



Preferred Environment


The most amazing...

...thing I've coded is an OpenID Connect Extras contributed module.


  • Drupal Solutions Architect

    2014 - PRESENT
    Freelance Work
    • Served as a technical lead for the company, Bootsroad Group; it was an engagement made through Toptal.
    • Performed freelance work for multiple organizations through Toptal.
    • Worked as a solutions architect for
    • Acted as a solutions architect for
    Technologies: Drupal LAMP
  • Drupal Technical Lead

    2011 - 2014
    • Acted as the technical lead of the Drupal projects.
    • Designed and implemented a single sign-on process using OpenID connect for ProjectShare and the Texas Education Association.
    • Designed and implemented a Drupal 7 solucion for Cisco affiliates, extensively using Organic Groups.
    Technologies: Drupal LAMP
  • Drupal Tech Lead

    2008 - 2010
    Oshyn. Inc.
    • Designed and developed multiple Drupal projects.
    • Mentored the team.
    Technologies: Drupal LAMP
  • PHP Senior Developer

    2003 - 2008
    Plus Projects S.A.
    • Implemented custom CMSs in PHP for multiple clients in Ecuador.
    • Implemented custom PHP software for the chain management of the Flower Shop Company.
    Technologies: PHP, Apache, MySQL, HTML, CSS


  • OpenID Connect Extras (Development)

    A Drupal 7 contributed module that I currently maintain and develop. It includes an add-on for single sign-on using the OpenID Connect standard.

  • Puntomio (Development) is a headless Drupal implementation using an Oracle back-end and SOAP web services.

  • London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (Development)

    A Drupal 8 site that consolidates different sources of previous mini sites of LSTHM to run in one single environment. It took multiple migration sources, MS SharePoint documents, JSON feeds, and other MySQL databases. I also handled the Solr search implementation and made intense use of Eck for a great content editing experience.

  • LMI Technologies (Development)

    A Drupal 8 site with a multidomain and multilingual implementation. I made an extensive use of Twig templating with a Zend subtheme, Grunt, Eck, and block types for a great UI content experience.

  • ProjectShare (Development)

    An implementation of a Drupal 7 site for educational purposes.

  • ETF (Development) is a Drupal 7 site designed for stock index publications.


  • Platforms

    Drupal 8, Drupal 7, Apache2, Linux, Drupal 6, Ubuntu
  • Storage

    JSON, Cache, Databases
  • Other

    Back-end, SOAP, SOA Architecture, Ajax, Unix/Linux Virtualization, Virtualization
  • Languages

  • Libraries/APIs

    jQuery, JSON API
  • Tools

    Jira, VirtualBox, Varnish, Nginx, Slack
  • Paradigms

    REST, Agile Software Development, Scrum
  • Frameworks

    Bootstrap 3+, AngularJS, Twig


  • System Engineer's degree in Computer Science
    2003 - 2008
    Universidad de las Américas - Quito, Ecuador

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