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Principal Adobe AEM Developer

Posted on Dec 20, 2021 by Request Technology

Texas, TX
Immediate Start
$150k - $160k Annual

*We are unable to sponsor as this is a permanent full time role*.

A prestigious company is on the search for a Principal Adobe AEM Developer. This can be a remote position. This developer must have strong experience with AEM 6.5 development and have previous experience with developing in Java. This is a heavy Back End developer role and they will be working a lot with integration.


  • Serve in a team leader capacity with large-scale Application Development projects/programs
  • Lead and direct offshore application development programs
  • Lead the build-out or expansion of coding standards initiatives
  • Maintain a working knowledge of Software Code Development leading practices and serve as a thought leader to the SGWS organization
  • Participate in Agile teams
  • Provide coaching and development to junior Application Developers
  • Improve efficiency of team to resolve problems
  • Identify, recommend, and implement process improvement opportunities for Application Development programs
  • Facilitate Code Development/Engineering training and education programs for the SGWS team
  • Recommend opportunities to lower testing costs or improve systems quality through alternative staffing models (eg, gig, offshore, 3rd party)
  • Providing coaching and development to Senior Application Developers
  • Overseeing the work of 3rd party Development teams
  • Drive the development of business and technical process documentation and training materials
  • Drive the collection of required information to develop work scope around solutions to attain business requirements along with data needs as required.
  • Serve as liaison between Divisions/Functions and IT on projects and enhancements
  • Lead the definition of project requirements by identifying project milestones, phases, and elements; assist with project budget needs
  • Lead the monitoring of project progress by tracking activity, resolving problems, publishing progress reports, and recommending actions
  • Understand, communicate and reinforce standard business process concepts
  • Establish and maintain relationships with team members within IT and across functional teams
  • Assess situations, determine the problem(s) and propose a solution that provides value to the business
  • Lead business requirements as well-formed user stories and acceptance criteria
  • Drive Behavior-Driven-Design (BDD) process
  • Structure requirements to facilitate automation of acceptance tests
  • Determine opportunities to redesign business processes to achieve better business results


  • Bachelor's Degree or a combination of work experience and education.
  • 4+ years in an software/application development or comparable experience
  • Experience working in large complex technology projects
  • Experience working with offshore teams
  • Excellence in communicating and presenting complex information to technical and nontechnical stakeholders
  • Deep understanding of business functions of supporting applications
  • Experience mentoring and developing Developers
  • Experience evaluating and improving Code quality/standards
  • Experience interacting with the Business community
  • Experience coordinating and leading development teams/projects
  • Command of Agile Development processes
  • Ability to demonstrate Agile delivery value


  • + 4 years relevant work experience in advertising sales, marketing, consulting, and/or media
  • Adobe AEM 6.5 Development experience along with involvement in full project life cycle, AEM Templates, AEM components, AEM Bundles, AEM Workflow, Sling API, Sling Models, JCR API, Granite JS, AEM dialogs, HTL, Jquery, CSS frameworks and preprocessors, HTML5, GIT, Jenkins, Eclipse/IntelliJ, Maven
  • Experience on optimizing the user experience by developing compelling and engaging digital experiences through the use of Back End (Java, XML, MySQL, JCR) web technologies and coding practices
  • Hands on experience in building and deploying enterprise level Web Content Management solutions on Adobe AEM Development experience in core Java, J2EE, Sightly/HTL, Adobe AEM 6. x, RESTful
  • Experience in Web services and modern Front End frameworks (jQuery, Bootstrap, LESS, etc.)
  • Establishing architectural and development standards around Adobe and associated technologies viz. CRX, sling, JCR etc.
  • Develop coding styles and best practices, to enhance component libraries, meet accessibility requirements (WCAG 2.0 AA), and guides the team in their use through a pattern library
  • Perform web performance and accessibility audits and leads remediation efforts
  • Experience in integrating third-party systems with Adobe AEM as part of overall architecture
  • Experience troubleshooting and operating Adobe AEM in and enterprise environment
  • Knowledge of and experience with digital marketing technologies
  • Experience in end to end implementations of AEM 6.3 or later
  • Experience building and maintaining websites including working with CMS platforms
  • Ability to wireframe, communicate, and execute new ideas/improvements to website UX/UI
  • Strong experience with AEM building blocks including templates, components, dialogs, widgets and bundles.
  • Extensive experience with cloud hosting technology, including Azure and AWS infrastructure
  • Strong knowledge of Linux, Windows Server and Java systems Chef
  • Exceptional customer management skills including consulting and training; strong desire for customer success
  • Experience with content migration in AEM + Experience with Junit and other testing frameworks in AEM
  • Familiarity with Java Content Repository (API) suite, Sling web framework and Felix OSGi framework + Strong Java/J2EE background with Spring, Hibernate and Struts frameworks +
  • Experience working across one or more of the following: Adobe Analytics, Adobe Target, DAM, Creative Suite, SAP RMK
  • Adobe Certificated Expert (ACE) Adobe Experience Manager Developer certification a plus

Reference: 1436771275

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