AEM Developer

Job Req ID:  1478
Posting Date:  22-Sep-2022
Function:  Engineering

Snowhill, Birmingham, United Kingdom

Salary:  Competitive with great benefits

All available locations for this role are : Birmingham, Manchester, London, Leeds & Bristol (Hybrid Model)


About BT


BT has a key role in British society, fostering change and leading technology innovation. From delivering the Olympics, to supporting the emergency services, to investing more into research than any other UK technology company, we take pride in everything we do - and in the people who work here.
We're now a global company operating at the forefront of the information age, employing 90,000 people in 180 countries. And we're on a mission. Guided by our core values of Personal, Simple and Brilliant our goal is to help customers, communities and businesses overcome barriers and release their potential.
So, if you're interested in the power of potential, why not join us today and release yours? You can read more here about what it's like to work at BT.


About this role


BT Digital is a passionate team tasked with shaping the future of BT’s and EE’s external experiences for business customers. As part of this team, you’ll work with many kinds of creative and technical thinkers all tasked with ensuring excellence across BT’s service and product portfolio. Your goal is to deliver one integrated BT experience for external customers.

As an AEM front-end developer, you’ll be an expert engineer who brings our creative concepts to life. You’ll have a deep understanding of web technologies and have 3+ years hands on experience building components in AEM.  You’ll most definitely be a learning and development advocate and be the go to AEM expert within the front-end development team. 


You'll have the following responsibilities


  • Developing and evolving components and templates in our AEM application, covering BT Business and EE Business
  • Working closely with UX and UI designers to ensure new features are technically feasible and follow best practice
  • Delivering solutions with a balanced view on technical and business requirements
  • Interacting with project teams to understand business and user requirements
  • Providing accurate time estimates on work
  • Maintaining high coding standards and practices
  • Problem-solving in all areas of web development
  • Leading others – May occasionally oversee or lead a virtual team of contract or agency design resource
  • Working across multiple projects – Execute against multiple work streams in a fast-paced, challenging environment and deliver sound, conceptually-based, iconic experiences

You'll have the following skills & experience


Essential skills:

  • Mastery of HTML5, JavaScript (ES2015 is a plus), and CSS3 (we’re using Sass)
  • Knowledge of MVVM frameworks, we are currently using AngularJS
  • Ability to turn given graphic design into usable, standards-based and accessible web user interfaces
  • Industry experience with RESTful web service design
  • Ability to write and execute regression, unit, system, performance and integration testing
  • Good understanding/awareness of usability, accessibility, cross browser issues
  • Excellent communication skills and capability to interact directly with the stakeholders (show and tells/requirement analysis sessions/retrospectives etc)
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline (preferred)



  • 3+ years commercial experience working in AEM 6 and above.  
  • Adobe Certification is a plus
  • Implementing Templates, Components, Dialogs and Workflows in AEM
  • Development of responsive websites using atomic design principles



  • Competitive salary #LI-Hybrid
  • 25 days annual leave (plus bank holidays)
  • 10% on target bonus
  • Life Assurance
  • Pension scheme 
  • Option to join the Healthcare Cash Plan or other benefits such as dental insurance, gym memberships etc.
  • 50% off BT and EE mobile pay monthly or SIM only plans
  • Exclusive colleague discounts on our latest and greatest BT broadband packages
  • BT TV, including BT Sport and the NOW Entertainment membership, and 25% off NOW Sport, Cinema and Kids 
  • 30% discount for friends and family on EE mobile pay monthly and SIM only plans#LI-Hybrid

About British Telecom
We're the leading communications provider with customers in 180 countries. Across the world we enable customer's digital transformations so they can thrive. our focus is simple: be the global provider-of-choice for managed network and IT infrastructure services..