Senior AEM Developer
Fort Collins, Colorado

Job Reference: FCC-IDPD-09682

Location: Fort Collins, Colorado

Closing Date: 31/03/2020

Department: IM - Digital - Platform Development

Division: Informa Markets

What we’re looking for:

Informa is looking for 2 Senior AEM Developers who will work in an agile, rapid development and prototyping environment—proposing technology solutions and translating marketing and web site needs into AEM specific recommendations and solutions. These individuals will also participate in the global implementation of AEM including the design and definition of AEM Content Type Models, Workflows, Content Classifications and Taxonomy to ensure a globally sustainable implementation of the AEM platform. These positions can be located at any Informa office location and remote possibility may be considered in certain situations.

You are accountable for:

  • Drive standardization and best practices globally throughout web development initiatives 
  • Liaise with the Technical Director and the rest of the Development Team to promote standards and sustainable, reusable designs of all AEM templates, components, and integrations 
  • Participate in the oversight of 3rd party integration development initiatives and other system integrations, providing design specification oversight and vendor verification/direction 
  • Propose technology solutions and translate marketing and web site needs into AEM specific recommendations and solutions to meet/exceed project goals 
  • Investigate and stay current on key emerging technologies related to digital marketing, to help push processes and techniques forward 
  • Participate in strategic vendor management activities including roadmap discussions to ensure collaboration related to solution evolution and system enhancements 
  • Work in an agile, rapid development, and prototyping environment 
  • Be part of the development of AEM templates and components based on Touch UI (or Classic UI) 
  • Leverage current AEM software releases and ensure governance practices are in place for global implementations 
  • Be an ambassador for the value-addition of incorporating AEM-specific recommendations and solutions for digital marketing projects 

What you bring to the team:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of development experience working in Adobe Experience Manager (Adobe AEM 6.x, AEM 6.2, AEM 6.3 , AEM 6.4) 
  • Strong Java/J2EE/JSP experience - minimum or 4 years developing system applications and modules
  • 8+ years in Engineering role, and at least 5 years working with CMS platforms 
  • Strong working knowledge of testing tools
  • Strong analytical, problem solving & conceptual skills, and a flexible attitude in shifting environments 
  • Excel at communication (spoken, written, presentation) with an ability to express complex technical concepts in business terms 
  • Ability to negotiate and manage difficult or ambiguous situation and adapt and work effectively with a variety of situations, individuals, and technologies 
  • Understanding of the broader Adobe Marketing Cloud product stack, web markup, including HTML5 and CSS3, client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks 
  • Experience with decoupled architectures, setting up dedicated environments (development, QA, etc.) and integrating with a CI chain 
  • At least two full life-cycle CMS implementations 
  • Enjoy working both autonomously and collaboratively

Preferred Skills:

  • Adobe Certified Expert as AEM developer or AEM architect 
  • Project leadership, Technical Leadership experience
  • Experience of Continuous Integration and Development
  • Experience of managing multiple key stakeholders
  • Able to multi-task, manage and direct multiple priorities in a fast-paced work environment
  • Proactive, self-directed, detailed and organized
  • Strong analytical, problem solving skills

What we offer:

  • Competitive Compensation Package
  • Access to LinkedIn Learning and other development/training opportunities
  • Health and Wellness Benefits (medical, dental, vision)
  • 401k and Matching
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Generous PTO policy
  • Work-life balance
  • Additional discounts through various partnerships

Informa is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, or national origin.

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