About This Role

About Bounteous ( https://www.bounteous.com/ )
Founded in 2003 in Chicago, Bounteous is a leading digital experience consultancy that co-innovates with the world’s most ambitious brands to create transformative digital experiences. With services in Strategy, Experience Design, Technology, Analytics and Insight, and Marketing, Bounteous elevates brand experiences through technology partnerships and drives superior client outcomes. For more information, please visit www.bounteous.com
Our industry recognized Adobe engineering team is on the lookout for individuals who don’t just do AEM work but have a drive to be part of the best! We are currently seeking a Senior AEM Back-End Developer who can lead custom platform development for enterprise-level customers. This role will be responsible for taking projects through the entire life cycle. You will tackle problems and resolve complex issues, while working in a distributed environment. A successful team member will be proactive and collaborative!

Role and Responsibilities

  • Lead development for mission-critical systems, delivering high-availability and performance.
  • Contribute in all phases of the development lifecycle and understand the entire software development process from design to development to deployment to maintenance.
  • Actively participate in client meetings, professionally and expertly, tailoring communications to fit your audience.
  • Require minimal supervision, provide oversight for assigned projects, and get things done without being micromanaged.
  • Work fast with an attention to detail within a fast-paced work environment with hard deadlines.
  • Write well designed, testable, efficient code.
  • Translate business needs into technical requirements.
  • Provide constructive feedback in code reviews and help others to become better developers.
  • Prepare and produce releases of software components.
  • Support continuous improvement by investigating alternatives and technologies.

Preferred Qualifications

  • BS/MS degree, bootcamp graduate, or equivalent self-education
  • 5+ years of professional hands-on AEM development experience
  • Built sites using AEM Cloud Service or AEM 6.5
  • Proficiency with AEM, Java, Sling
  • Solid understanding of systems design, caching, and persistence
  • Strong communication, problem solving, and consulting skills
  • Familiarity with modern programming architecture
  • Worked with Agile development, preferably SCRUM, and Unit Testing

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Research shows that women and other underrepresented groups apply only if they meet 100% of the criteria of a job posting. If you have passion and intelligence, and possess a technical knack (even if you’re missing some of the above), we encourage you to apply.


Bounteous is focused on promoting an inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate the different viewpoints and experiences our diverse group of team members bring to Bounteous. Bounteous does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.


In addition, you have the opportunity to participate in several Team Member Networks, sometimes referred to as employee resource groups (ERGs), that host space with individuals with shared identities, interests, and passions. Our Team Member Networks celebrate communities of color, life as a working parent or caregiver, the 2SLGBTQIA+ community, wellbeing, and more. Regardless of your respective identity, there are various avenues we involve team members in the Bounteous community.


Bounteous is willing to sponsor eligible candidates for employment visas.