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Architect - Adobe Experience Manager (AEM)

Date:  28-Jul-2022

Melbourne, VIC, AU Sydney, NSW, AU

Department:  Consulting

Job Requisition ID: 27311 

What will your typical day look like?

As an AEM Architect, you will help provide technical advisory and implementation services to clients and businesses. You will also help clients align their business and technology strategies – enabling them to pursue these in a sustainable and supportive way. We are specifically looking for candidates with Adobe Experience Manager expertise.


Your role will encompass:


  • Establishing technology as a key enabler of business strategy through the development of pragmatic IT strategic plans
  • Shaping, building, integrating and deploying tailored AEM technology solutions to enable businesses
  • Helping IT organisations achieve best in class performance and leveraging extended delivery capabilities such as outsourcing and offshore models
  • Delivering specific technology solutions that address specific business issues.



About the team:
We combine fun with serious intent where business, creativity, and technology intersect. Our team includes creative designers, channel strategists, engineers, architects and product specialists – a powerful combination of creativity, business acumen and technical know-how.


Deloitte Digital prides itself on challenging the status quo and bringing innovative and differentiated thinking to everything they do, and are seeking someone that lives, loves, and breathes User Experience.


Enough about us, let’s talk about you.
As part of your role, you will be:


  • Proposing and delivering AEM technology solutions
  • Having an understanding of AEM upgrade process and ability to do an impact assessment and strategy to make the upgrade process smooth with minimal impact
  • Leading the conversation with the client personnels to help them understand the complexity and the process involved in the upgrade process
  • Making design decisions to help client to successfully upgrade and consolidate with minimal interrupt to their ongoing services
  • Providing oversight, planning, and technical direction to ensure successful delivery of AEM projects
  • Managing projects – developing and managing project plans, scope, variations and knowledge management
  • Managing clients – building and managing relationships, interact with senior client stakeholders
  • Continuously research emerging technologies and proposes changes to the existing architecture.
  • Perform as a technical leader for the team and a lead for projects
  • Provide coaching and mentoring to junior technical staff
  • Presenting solution architectures and value propositions to senior stakeholders
  • Maintaining and upgrading systems as required
  • Identifying risks and issues throughout the SDLC.
  • Ensure that solutions are implemented on time and to budget.


As a technical lead, you will essentially apply Deloitte’s methodologies for solution delivery.

You will also be experienced in the following:

  • At least 10 years in Software Engineering / Architecture roles with previous experience working across complex digital transformations to Enterprise level.
  • Applying Adobe AEM foundational concepts with a solid understanding of AEM architecture.
  • Experience in developing digital assets such as websites, mobile apps and solution integration (CMS, Digital Marketing tools, Remote systems through APIs) with a focus on performance, scalability, re-use, API, source control, continuous building/integration
  • Working on design solution and implementation of AEM functionalities as required.
  • Thorough understanding of the AEM 6.5 architecture and deployment process
  • Sound understanding of AEM upgrade process and be able to perform an impact assessment
  • Integrating AEM with other Adobe Experience Cloud Products.
  • Integrating APIs with Adobe AEM.
  • Working with JCR API, Sling web framework & models, Apache Felix OSGi framework, HTL/Sightly, DAM and Workflows.
  • Administering the AEM system.
  • Developing solution components using HTML5, CSS3, less, JS, jQuery, Bootstrap and JavaScript.
  • Managing Source Code repositories, deep understanding of cloud manager processes and conducting Code Reviews.
  • Making recommendations on how to use technology enablers.


Why Deloitte?

At Deloitte, we create positively differentiated work experiences that enable our people to feel valued and achieve their full potential. Deloitte Australia opens the door to a career that can cross borders virtually and physically across Asia Pacific to gain experience and access projects beyond Australia’s borders. We value difference, and embrace people with diverse backgrounds, experiences, gender identities, abilities and thinking styles. Knowing that people work best in a variety of ways, we are happy to discuss alternative arrangements if the working pattern you are looking for is not specifically indicated.

We’re committed to continually building a safe and respectful workplace, where all our people feel appreciated and accepted. Through the creation of endorsed employee-led diversity networks which promote cultural, disability, LGBTI+, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and gender equality, we’re leading the way to shape an environment where everybody can thrive.

We are proud to have been recognised for our efforts in inspiring change and accelerating progress – check out our careers site for recent recognition in this space.


Next Steps

Sound like the sort of role for you? Apply now.





By applying to this job, you will be assessed against the Deloitte Global Talent Standards. We’ve designed these standards to provide our clients with a consistent and exceptional Deloitte employee experience globally.


At Deloitte, we know we’re at our best when we look out for one another; prioritise respect, fairness, development and wellbeing; foster an inclusive culture and embrace diversity in all forms. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of their background, experience, identity, ability or thinking style, and if you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process for accessibility reasons this is available upon request. 


The preferred candidate will be subject to background screening by Deloitte or by their external third-party provider.