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Senior Digital Strategist and AEM Developer

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Texas / Remote, USA

We’re looking for a Unicorn to help us build our Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) practice. Sounds exciting? Read on!

Initially focusing on Assets, this opportunity is for a special someone that doesn’t fit neatly into a single predefined box. As a go-getter, you want to marry your senior-level digital strategy experience and expert AEM developer expertise to build a practice from playbook creation through successful customer delivery.  Working closely with our VP Service Delivery and VP Sales,  you’ll be the master behind the co-creation of our AEM Assets offering. This  includes the initial build and iterations of our delivery playbooks, influencing and aligning with pre-sales activity, education and empowerment of our existing team and delivery excellence to a defined outcome that sees our customers impressed and empowered. If you are passionate about the platform, understand the creative landscape, excited by working across diverse customer segments and use cases, interested in leading the way for your future colleagues,  and looking for a never-get-bored career that impacts the future of work; hello!

Role Responsibilities:


  • Support WNDYR to build and document the ideal high performance collaborative team through defining and iterating an effective and scalable offering
  • Provide mentorship, guidance and support to new hires through onboarding to ongoing support on complex implementation issues
  • Lead the team in identifying , capturing, and distributing knowledge and standard methodologies with clients, partners and colleagues via direct interaction and Adobe communities
  • Work closely with the sales organization to define pre-sales collateral supporting our offering, scoping and engineering results driven solutions
Digital Asset Management (DAM) Strategist:

DAM Strategist:

  • Lead through deep expertise in Digital Asset Strategy, Library Science and Asset Management
  • Effectively analyze complex project issues, identify gaps, and the possible solution options, along with facilitating the presentation and review of the options and our recommended solution with the client
  • Define and configure Metadata & Taxonomy in AEM to meet our customer’s objectives
  • Promote Successful Asset & System Governance
Quality Consulting:

  • Design and deliver consulting services to our customers
  • Collaborate within the customer’s organization to develop its digital asset management strategy and vision
  • Lead the implementation champions to ensure that all digital assets are successfully migrated, with accurate metadata uploaded into the DAM system.
  • Work with business and technical team leaders on metadata, taxonomy structure, tagging, implementation and rollout of DAM, along with the upload and organization of assets, troubleshooting, and training
  • Collaborate with Workfront consultants to design and deliver  seamless, integrated digital workflow customer experiences that are uniquely informed by customer requirements
AEM Developer:

  • AEM Integration:Integrate AEM Assets with the core AEM platform to ensure seamless asset management capabilities
  • Customize AEM DAM to meet the specific needs of our customers, including creating custom workflows, metadata schemas, and user interfaces
  • Manage the ingestion process of digital assets into AEM, ensuring proper tagging and efficient organization
  • Set up and manage asset transcoding to accommodate various formats and resolutions for different devices and screen sizes
  • Create and configure workflow automation for asset approval, publishing, and archiving to streamline asset management processes
  • Optimize the performance of AEM Assets to ensure fast and efficient asset retrieval and delivery
  • Implement security measures to protect digital assets and control access
  • Configure AEM to deliver assets to web pages and digital channels, ensuring they are displayed correctly and efficiently
  • Integrate AEM Assets with third-party systems and tools, such as content delivery networks (CDNs), marketing automation platforms, and analytics solutions
  • Manage asset versioning and history to track changes and enable rollbacks when necessary
Technical Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in Computer Science or related field (degree can be substituted with relevant working experience).
  • Proven 8 – 10 years of relevant experience:  
  • AEM Assets Developer, with in-depth knowledge of Adobe Experience Manager and its DAM capabilities
  • DAM Strategist, Content Librarian or Product Owner
  • Web and/or ECMS technologies
  • Customer Consulting
  • Understanding or experience in using productized APIs, SaaS, SOA, Cloud Services, and Content Management Systems
  • Experience reviewing and elaborating business and technical requirements
  • Experience with developing requirements for interfaces, integrations, and production data migrations
  • Proficiency in Java programming and web development technologies
Consulting Skills:

  • Strong presentation skills, including experience of presenting complex ideas in an easy to understand manner to all levels in an organization, both virtually and in person
  • Ability to effectively lead through change; setting clear expectations, building enthusiasm while navigating and addressing the “noise” of potential detractors
  • Can think strategically on your feet to navigate the unexpected and not allow it to derail progress
  • Crowd Control; comfortable leading diverse stakeholder groups with sometimes competing priorities; bringing focus, control and alignment around complex decisions
  • Can easily identify opportunities for growth for the company
Soft Skills:

Strong attention to detail and customer service orientation

Relational people skills; empathetic, warm, giving - eager to help

  • An excellent communicator with the ability to problem-solve while building and maintaining strong working relationships with customers
  • Ability to both receive and give constructive feedback with objectivity and an open-mind
  • A high degree of flexibility, team spirit, accountability and independence
  • Availability to work flexible hours supporting our global customer base
Wow factors:

  • Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in AEM is a strong advantage
  • Familiarity with front-end technologies (HTML, CSS, JavaScript)
  • Experience with additional SaaS Enterprise Work Management tools such as Adobe Workfront
  • Startup environment experience and the ability to work remotely (virtual teams)
  • Experience building a functional department from the ground up

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Employer: WNDYR (@wndyrsocial)
Location: Texas / Remote, USA
Posted Date: 08/02/2024
Expiry Date: 08/06/2024
Type: Full-Time
Categories: Data Manager / Analysis / Governance, System Administrator / Integrator
Ref: DN-JB-1647
Added by: DAM News Administrator
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