Specialist I - Software Engineering at UST in Aliso Viejo, California

Posted in Other 14 days ago.

Job Description:

UST Global is looking for a highly energetic, technical, and collaborative AEM Developer who will join a team responsible for delivering and supporting world-class Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) solutions. You will develop responsive frontend components and contribute to all aspects of the AEM Authoring experience including building pages in AEM, training authors, understanding website/ authoring issues and enhancement requests. You will leverage your strong technical skills in developing seamless and scalable solutions for premier engagements alongside industry experts.


*Work with development teams to implement integrated technical solutions.

*Develop code in a timely and high-quality manner while leveraging standards including site structure, page templates, navigation and the site information architecture.

*Build AEM authoring components, templates, workflows.

*Design, develop, and maintain scalable and stable web solutions that meet business needs.

*Utilize AEM to layout pages, troubleshoot issues, and train authors.

*Partner with Visual Design and User Experience teams to develop effective/ engaging designs.

*Utilize reusable templates and common HTML elements while leveraging centralized JQuery/ JavaScript libraries and global CSS.

*Provide high quality documentation for your work.

Key Skills

Adobe Experience Manager, Adobe Experience Platform, Day CQ, OSGi, Apache Sling, Apache Sightly, Apache Oak1

Qualification and Experience

6+ years of IT experience with 2+ years of experience within AEM implementing

Web Content Management (WCM) and Digital Asset Management (DAM) solutions.

AEM Developer certification is a must.

Experience in AEM component development, workflow development and integrating AEM with other applications. Expertise in AEM and associated technologies such as Sling, OSGI, JCR.

Experience with Java technologies and frameworks.

Experience to other web technologies like Search, XML, XSL etc. Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written)

Role Proficiency:

Systematically develops and promotes technology solutions ensuring the developed solution meets both functional and non - functional requirements.


  1. Develop and promote technical solutions which support the business requirements within area of expertise.

  2. Ensures IT requirements are met and service quality maintained when introducing new services. Considers the cost effectiveness of proposed solution(s).

  3. Set FAST goals and provide feedback to FAST goals of mentees

  4. Innovative and technically sound for project analysis in depth.

  5. Uphold the standards and best practices by adhering to them in his/her work as well as by implementing them in the team's work by reviewing and monitoring.

  6. Provide innovative contribution within the team by coming up with ideas to automate repetitive work.

  7. Able to mentor Developers in such a way that they can progress to the next level of growth.

  8. Conduct peer reviews and demand high quality standards for the reviewed deliverables.

  9. Conduct technical assessments for hiring candidates to Developer roles.

Measures of Outcomes:

  1. Adherence to engineering process and standards (coding standards)

  2. Defined productivity standards for project

  3. Schedule Adherence

  4. Mandatory Trainings/Certifications

  5. Innovativeness (In terms of how many new ideas/thought processes/standards/best practices he/she has come up with)

  6. Maintain quality standards for individual and team

  7. Adhere to project schedules for individual and team

  8. Number of technical issues uncovered during the execution of the project

  9. Number of defects in the code

  10. Number of defects post delivery

  11. Number of noncompliance issues

  12. On time completion of mandatory compliance trainings

  13. Adhere to organizational policies and processes

Outputs Expected:


  1. Independently develop code for above Maintain best coding and engineering practices


  1. Implement and monitor configuration process


  1. Create and review unit test cases scenarios and execution

  2. 100% code coverage for unit testing


  1. Sign off templates checklists guidelines standards for design/process/development

  2. Sign off deliverable documents - design documentation requirements test cases and results


  1. Creation of design LLD architecture for Applications Features Business Components and Data Models

Interface with Customer:

  1. Proactively influence customer thought process

  2. Consider NPS Score for customer and delivery performance

Manage Project:

  1. Contribute to module level development

Manage knowledge:

  1. Consume and contribute to project related documents share point libraries and client universities

  2. Creation of knowledge sharing assets

Assists others in resolving complex technical problems::

  1. Manage all aspects of problem management activities investigating the root cause of problems and recommend SMART (specific measurable achievable realistic timely) solutions

Development and review of Standards & Documentation::

  1. Maintenance of software process improvement activities; communicating to a range of individuals teams and other bodies.

Skill Examples:

  1. Proactively identify solutions for technical issues

  2. Ability to maintain technical evaluation procedures

  3. Ability to estimate project effort based on the requirement

  4. Perform and evaluate test results against product specifications

  5. Break down complex problems into logical components

  6. Interface with other teams designers and other parallel practices

  7. Set goals for self and team. Provide feedback to team members

  8. Create and articulate impactful technical presentations

  9. Follow high level of business etiquette in emails and other business communication

  10. Drive conference calls with customers and answer customer questions

  11. Proactively ask for and offer help

  12. Ability to work under pressure determine dependencies risks facilitate planning; handling multiple tasks.

  13. Build confidence with customers by meeting the deliverables on time with a quality product.