Senior AEM Developer

TechHub Ltd
£40,000 - £60,000 plus fantastic benefits
29 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior AEM Developer - Java / JEE £40,000 - £60,000 plus fantastic benefits This position is based near Brighton. TechHub are excited to be working with a leading software solutions company based near Brighton. As part of an exciting growth strategy the business requires a talented and ambitious Senior AEM Developer to join the team, working on a variety of projects both back and front end. What will the Senior AEM Developer be doing? The Senior AEM Back-end Developer will work within a structured agile team to support the day-to-day implementation of project work items. They are responsible for building, designing and implementing highly scalable and usable data structure and web services. As a core member of the team, they will collaborate with a diverse group of project managers, designers, engineers, and infrastructure teams to build and deliver robust back-end solutions. You will have a unique opportunity to mentor other engineers, and your strong knowledge and expertise in web development will be key in aiding the team. The Senior AEM Back-end Developer is fully capable in delivering user stories end-to-end and is highly-skilled and experienced in Java/JEE and industry-standard agile methodologies such as Scrum and Kanban. They would have a complete understanding of the software development life cycle, and is familiar with the Atlassian suite including Jira and Confluence. Key responsibilities Develop and implement websites, back-end web services and applications within Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) using Java/JEE, JCR, OSGi, Apache Httpd; Hands on technical role; contributes to all phases of the software development lifecycle, including analysis, design, implementation, and QA; Works with stakeholders to understand and document software requirements, and ensure application meets functional requirements; Participates in troubleshooting problems; Collaborates with stakeholders and software engineers on architectural topics and to refine and improve the user experience; Build internal backend knowledge base by documenting best-practices, templates, standards and internal policies; Mentor peers to enforce backend development best-practices and consistency across projects. Senior AEM Developer - Key Skills: To be successful in this role you will need demonstrable experience of delivering excellent back-end design implementations in a fast-paced environment. You will have solid knowledge of AEM (Adobe Experience Manager) and MVC/Rest build techniques. You are able to produce clean, semantic Java code and unit tests at industry quality standards, with live code to demo. You have fluency in native Java, and familiarity with the latest JEE frameworks and techniques, as well as object oriented, MVC and naming conventions. You have advanced knowledge of Rest APIs and JCR repository, and web container such as OSGi. You have experience of build tools such as Maven and Gradle and experience with Nexus or Artifactory. You are experienced with implementing services within common CMS solutions such as Drupal, Umbraco, Magento, and Wordpress, and experience in Git Version control. - Ideally a bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, MIS, STEM, IT or related discipline or equivalent experience; - Experience working on large-scale, complex web applications; - Experience with Java/JEE, BPMN, OSGi, JCR, Rest API, especially use within larger reusable frameworks; - Has exposure to TDD and BDD concepts; - Has worked in Scrum and / or Kanban agile environment; - Knowledge of system architecture. Person Specification: - A proactive approach to problem-solving - Excellent analytical and problem solving skills; - Good prioritisation skills and be flexible enough to adapt plans; Self-sufficient; - Ability to multi-task efficiently; - Good communications skills - written and verbal; - Ability to engage and interact with non-technical staff; - Consultative and highly communicative within the Consultancy; - A good team-playing mentality; - An ability to work to tight deadlines and within constraints. Senior AEM Developer £40,000 - £50,000 plus fantastic benefits package. This position is based in Brighton Please note that candidates must be eligible to live and work in the United Kingdom in order to be considered for this position. Disclaimer This role is advertised by TechHub which is a leading international technology recruitment company specialising in the multiple areas of technical staffing within IT Project Management, Software Development and Testing, Information Architecture, Infrastructure and Communications and Business Analysis and Change Management. TechHub is acting as an employment agency on behalf of the client. For further information please search for TechHub Recruitment.
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