Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

AEM Application Architect

Your tasks and responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of this role, AEM Application Architect, are to: 

  • Translate business requirements into well-architected solutions that best leverage the AEM (Adobe Experience Manager) platform;
  • Guide development team to build and maintain web applications using AEM to include site architecture, custom components, workflow development, Digital Asset Management (DAM) implementation, object model design (Java APIs), implementation, and unit testing;
  • Lead technical design sessions, architect and document technical solutions that are aligned with business objectives;
  • Perform Validation of existing Architecture and provide recommendations to improve the Platform.


*Please note that this role is located in St. Louis, MO.  While we will offer a relocation allowance for qualified candidates, we cannot allow a remote working and/or telecommute arrangement.


Who you are


Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values.  More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:


Required Qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent combination of education and practical experience;
  • Experience in architecting large implementation(s) of Adobe Experience Manager (6.2 and later);
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in Web Content Management;
  • At least 10 years of IT experience;
  • Proven track record of technical leadership roles delivering solutions within defined timeframes;
  • Knowledge and experience in developing software using agile methodologies;
  • Hands-on experience with building Websites using Adobe AEM platform;  
  • Knowledge of AWS hosting and various capabilities including Lambda, Postgres, and/or Cloud Foundry;
  • Must have extensive knowledge on dispatcher configurations;
  • Experience with administration of AEM platform is required;
  • Practical experience and deep understanding of industry practices, engineering principles, concepts, and standards;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Extensive knowledge of/experience with Adobe Experience Cloud.



Your application

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans


Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.


Country: United States
Location: MO-Creve Coeur
Functional Area: [sap_fa_8]
Entry Level: 5