AEM Principal Engineer

  • Company: Adecco
  • Location: New York, New York
  • Posted: February 08, 2017
  • Reference ID: 132215730
Adecco Executive Recruitment is searching for a technically strong hands-on expert who can design, build and support product solutions for Adobe Experience Manager (AEM), develop technical roadmaps for the web CMS platform and lead the migration and maintenance of the various web properties on to AEM. The candidate should have a solid overall understanding of the system/application architecture of the AEM, its templates, widgets, components and workflows including knowledge of out of the box search capabilities and custom integration with enterprise services.

You will have:

Deep knowledge of Adobe Experience Manager and experience with rolling out templates, micro sites, tagging and campaigns on AEM
Experience in Adobe performance tuning and optimization
Experience architecting and providing hands on technical leadership for development of AEM based Enterprise Content Management platforms
Proven track record to delivering enterprise initiatives working across organizational boundaries
Strong sense of ownership and accountability with a commitment to delivering quality outcomes that balance technical and business goals
Broad web and digital knowledge, an aptitude for troubleshooting and problem solving
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Detailed oriented, resourceful, initiative and creative
Ability to establish goals and set clear expectations, prioritize activities, and follow through to completion

Responsibilities include:

Designs and develops architectural approaches and solutions, conducts business reviews, documents current systems and develops recommendations of how to proceed with the applications
Ensures and drives success of AEM enterprise-level integration and development efforts effecting upstream and downstream legacy systems
Evaluates existing or proposed systems for the business, and devises computer systems and related procedures to solve the business need
Provides solutions recommendations to solve problems considering system(s) capacity and limitations, operation time, and form of desired results
Oversees the team that analyzes, develops, installs, tests and modifies the enterprise-wide AEM platform
Coordinates third-party relationship with outsourced team and vendors for applications and troubleshoots problems with department users and administrators; responsible for managing development teams
Ensures quality delivery on projects and documentation procedures; drives best practices throughout the project lifecycle
Owns and is accountable for delivering quality outcomes that balance technical and business goals


Java and J2EE experience
OSGi modular Java platform experience
Familiarity with HTML/CSS markup and dynamic markup (jsp, asp, php)
Familiarity with JavaScript both jQuery and ext js frameworks
Extensive work experience with Mongo & Java Content Repository (JCR)
Past experience with enterprise CMS (CQ5, Adobe AEM, Drupal)
Knowledge of Object Oriented Programming, Model View Controller paradigm
Develop applications that are deployed to the J2EE application server and CQ5/Adobe AEM environment
Assess existing source code and adapt to meet current requirements
Support production environment with resolving application errors including backend
Assist on team activities to analyze and improve system performance
Enforce application development standards and best practices
Adhere to the agile methodologies Software Development Life Cycle
Identify and provide recommendations for system process improvements
Experience using and developing RESTful services
Solid understanding of SQL/relational database concepts
2+ years of experience in developing, enhancing and operating digital content platforms with at least 3-5 years of hands and/or technical leadership on AEM/Adobe CQ platform
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Engineering

Email resume to for immediate consideration.

Share this Job