• AEM Assets Solutions Architect

    Job Location(s) US
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(11/26/2018 4:55 PM)
    Job ID
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    Technology Experts - Architect
  • Overview



    At Perficient you’ll deliver mission-critical technology and business solutions to Fortune 500 companies and some of the most recognized brands on the planet. And you’ll do it with cutting-edge technologies, thanks to our close partnerships with the world’s biggest vendors. Our network of offices across North America, as well as locations in India and China, will give you the opportunity to spread your wings, too.


    We’re proud to be publicly recognized as a “Top Workplace” year after year. This is due, in no small part, to our entrepreneurial attitude and collaborative spirit that sets us apart and keeps our colleagues impassioned, driven, and fulfilled.


    About Our Practice:

    The Adobe Practice at Perficient was established in 2010 and has expanded to a global presence. We offer a wide array of solution offerings that help our customers create more meaningful connection points with their audiences across all channels. Our digital technologists help forge the path toward the connected enterprise by using the complete Adobe Digital Marketing technology stack.


    Perficient is currently looking for an AEM Assets Solution Architect for our National Adobe Practice. This position can be located anywhere in the U.S. Some client site travel; otherwise work will be done remotely from home or a local Perficient office.


    Job Overview:

    The Assets Solution Architect will play a vital role in the architecture, design, configuration, testing and deployment of AEM Assets solutions. You will work closely with marketing departments, IT, developers, system administrators, and end users to build state-of-the-art Digital Asset Management (DAM) implementations for large customers.


    Ideal candidate should have at least three (3) years of experience creating digital asset management programs for large organizations, and five (5) years of experience implementing AEM. Candidate must demonstrate a working understanding of the digital asset needs of marketing departments and B2B and B2C commerce. A mix of creative knowledge, business-facing communication, and technical knowledge of AEM Assets is required.




    • Firm understanding of photography, creative, and production processes common in agencies and digital media organizations
    • Create governance, process, and training documentation for future continuity in managing assets
    • Able to organize and create efficient metadata models/schemas, taxonomy namespaces, and search schemas
    • Configure AEM to publish to Dynamic Media / Scene7, configure presets, filters, and color profiles
    • Understanding the training of AEM Smart Tags using Adobe Sensei to enable client-specific Smart Tags
    • Understand color models, ICC profiles and configuration of AEM to process CMYK assets
    • Understand AEM video management capabilities, video processing, 3rd party syndication and viewing
    • Configure AEM Projects to work with photography and video production shoots and workflow
    • Understand using InDesign, InDesign Server, Photoshop, Bridge and Creative Cloud integration with AEM
    • Work to create content and experience fragment models to meet customer needs
    • Work with an AEM Technical Architect to scope custom AEM development for extending AEM Assets
    • Understand how to provision and configure Adobe Brand Portal to asset portals
    • Understand Digital Rights Management, and advise and configure archival policies
    • Work with AEM architects and system administrators to design infrastructure, calculate sizing, install and configure AEM Assets for on premise solutions or cloud-based solutions



    • Minimum three (3) years of experience with AEM Assets 6.x
    • Formal Adobe Training on AEM Assets is preferred
    • Knowledge of AEM 6.4 capabilities is a major plus
    • Experience with asset governance and organizational change management a major plus
    • Excellent estimation abilities in scoping work in a highly complex environment
    • Superior problem solving, organizational, decision-making, written, oral and interpersonal skills.
    • At least 3 years of experience in a professional services company, consulting firm, or agency
    • Have a solid understanding of delivery methodology and lead teams in the implementation of the solution according to the design/architecture.
    • Experience in project and solution estimation and team structure definition.
    • Fluent and current on architecture trends with an eye on market/technical conditions and future direction.
    • Experience in defining new architectures and ability to drive an independent project from an architectural stand point.
    • Demonstrated success in performing work and managing complex and/or large consulting projects.
    • Proficient in authoring, editing and presenting technical documents.
    • Ability to elicit requirements and communicate clearly with non-technical individuals, development teams, and other ancillary project members.
    • Strong written and oral communication skills; Ability to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical staff.
    • Desire to mentor younger team members and develop their skills.
    • Experience working on multiple concurrent projects.
    • Excellent problem-solving skills.
    • Be independent and self-driven.
    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field.
    • Must be open to travel.

    Preferred skills and education:

    • Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field
    • Certifications in AEM 
    • Leadership and team management experience with ability to provide strategic planning and oversight
    • Experience leading customer workshop sessions to educate customers on the latest technology trends and best practices
    • Track record of leadership roles delivering solutions within defined timeframes
    • Experience working with a globally distributed team and managing off-shore teams

    Perficient full-time employees receive complete and competitive benefits. We offer a collaborative work environment, competitive compensation, generous work/life opportunities and an outstanding benefits package that includes paid time off plus holidays. In addition, all colleagues are eligible for a number of rewards and recognition programs including billable bonus opportunities. Encouraging a healthy work/life balance and providing our colleagues great benefits are just part of what makes Perficient a great place to work. 


    More About Perficient


    Perficient is the leading digital transformation consulting firm serving Global 2000 and enterprise customers throughout North America. With unparalleled information technology, management consulting and creative capabilities, Perficient and its Perficient Digital agency deliver vision, execution and value with outstanding digital experience, business optimization and industry solutions.


    Our work enables clients to improve productivity and competitiveness; grow and strengthen relationships with customers, suppliers and partners; and reduce costs.  Perficient's professionals serve clients from a network of offices across North America and offshore locations in India and China. Traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market, Perficient is a member of the Russell 2000 index and the S&P SmallCap 600 index.


    Perficient is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national, origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


    Disclaimer:  The above statements are not intended to be a complete statement of job content, rather to act as a guide to the essential functions performed by the employee assigned to this classification.  Management retains the discretion to add or change the duties of the position at any time. 



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