Frontend AEM Developer

Frontend AEM Developer

  • Location

    San Francisco, United States

  • Sector:

    Digital Marketing Technology

  • Contact:

    Dave Fox

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


  • AEM 6.x Technologies  - Responsible for working hands on alongside the project manager and contractor teams for successful delivery of our content management enterprise services and applications for various customer business groups
  • Other responsibilities include developing conceptual and detailed technical specs, reviewing all technical components of the implementations including code reviews, and oversight of overall code management, integration testing and UAT
  • Support continuous improvement by investigating alternatives and technologies and presenting these for architectural review
  • Experience in developing highly available, heavy traffic customer facing websites
  • Must be able to brainstorm and communicate technology ideas and issues with peers, software architects and IT management
  • Proven ability to manage to deadlines and meet cost constraints
  • Experience Developing digital consumer experiences based on foundation of the Adobe CQ/AEM product suite


Knowledge of front-end browser technologies including HTML, CSS, and JavaScript

Knowledge of Semantic Markup, AJAX, JSON, and JS libraries

Knowledge of front-end optimization and performance techniques

Knowledge of user behavior and interaction design patterns

Knowledge of algorithms, data structure, web technologies, protocols, and cross-browser compatibility issues

Knowledge of architecting or building front end components and/or libraries

Knowledge of Development experience in core Sightly.  

Ability to develop web sites for multiple contexts (mobile, tablet, desktop, etc.) and multiple locales

Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic team environment

Ability to demonstrate strong programming knowledge

Ability to accurately communicate complex technical abstractions

UX -Modern front end frameworks (Angular, jQuery/ Extjs, Bootstrap, React, ES6, LESS, Sass, Handlebars/Mustache, Node, npm, Webpack, etc.)

Solid experience with AEM building blocks including templates, components, dialogs, widgets and bundles

Solid understanding of the full web technology stack (e.g. HTTP, cookies, headers, asset loading / caching)

CI/Testing/Build/Source - Experience with Continuous Integration and Automated test execution and building tools such as Jenkins, and Maven

Working knowledge in Git, Maven and Artifactory


Ideally, you would also have experience with:

Familiarity with Tag management using Adobe DTM familiarity with A/B Testing and Adobe Target

Experience with personalization and SEO in AEM projects AEM related SEO best practices

Previous experience with CQ5



BA/BS in Computer Science or equivalent

Minimum 5 years experience within an enterprise environment

Background working within an Agile environment