Senior/ Lead AEM Technical Developer - Edelman (Digital UK)

Digital, Media & Technology

Brighton and Hove

Closing date: 27/03/2017

The Digital team produces highly successful Digital communications’ for a wide range of clients including Xbox, Shell and Unilever. Passionate about developing creative ideas to help the world’s biggest Brands connect with their audiences, we work collaboratively across the entire Edelman network to create impactful and exciting online experiences. Based in London and with a technical & design hub in Brighton, we are the primary focus for Edelman’s creative and Digital output across EMEA & CIS, specialising in fusing the best in design and cutting-edge technology.

Job Description:

We are looking for a skilled AEM developer to join our exciting and innovative Brighton team. We are not the usual development team and focus on a wide array of technologies and we are looking for someone who wants to push the boundaries of what is possible.  

Edelman is a leading global communications marketing firm, with more than 5,500 employees in 65 cities worldwide. Edelman partners with many of the world’s largest and emerging business and organisations, helping them evolve, promote and protect their brands and reputation. Edelman UK and Ireland is made up of over 550 brand, reputation, research and digital strategists who drive award-winning creative communication programmes for a roster of high profile clients.

The purpose of this role is to create and develop sophisticated software solutions to meet the multi-device, multi-platform challenges and opportunities faced by our clients. The technical team bring together a deep and broad understanding of development, social media and user experience to create and deliver truly engaging software solutions for our customers.


Skills Range:

• At least 2 years commercial experience with AEM (Adobe Experience Manager) and AWS (Amazon Web Services)

•Candidate should be highly proficient in Java

• Proven software design skills, confident creating and reading UML and must have a good understanding of software design patterns

•Comfortable writing technical documentation such as technical and functional specifications

• Experience in setting up and managing Linux/Unix systems • Good experience in database design and implementation

• iPhone or Android programming is advantageous

• Strong PHP with experience with a number of web CMS platforms is advantageous

Person Specification:

Skills The Edelman technical teams cover a large number of technologies, candidates can expect to use some/all of the following technologies. Any experience in the following will be beneficial: 

• Front end: HTML, CSS Responsive, CSS3, JQuery, Bootstrap JS, Backbone JS, Ember JS, Angular JS, D3.js, High Charts, GSAP, UX & UI

• Software/Library: VIM, Eclipse, Nano, GIT, Grunt, Bower, Unity, 3DS Max, Photoshop, GIMP, Adobe Edge, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Flash, Video Production • Languages: PHP, Java, C++, C#, Python, .net, JavaScript, CSS, Bash, VB, Action Script, MYSQL / SQL,

• Languages: NodeJS, PHP, Java, C++, C#, Python, .net, JavaScript, CSS, Bash, VB, Action Script, MYSQL / SQL, Objective C, JSP (Java server page), Ruby, Haxe

• CMS/Frameworks: AEM (CQ), Wordpress, Expression Engine, Drupal, Sitecore, Magento, Umbraco, CodeIgniter, Zend, Refinery, Laravel



The role comes with a huge number of benefits including 30+ days paid holiday, pension, private healthcare, travel insurance and more.



Key Area: Programming/Developer 15-1131.00Programming/Developer
Salary: Competitive
Attendance: Full-Time

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