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Senior Developer, Corporate Web (AEM Developer)



Software Engineering
North Chicago, IL, USA
Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Company Description

AbbVie's mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines and solutions that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people's lives across several key therapeutic areas – immunology, oncology, neuroscience, and eye care – and products and services in our Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at www.abbvie.com. Follow @abbvie on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn.

Job Description

Come to work each day with an inclusive and collaborative business technology team. As a Senior AEM Developer in AbbVie

Business Technology Solutions (BTS), you’ll have opportunities to contribute to the digital transformation of a leading biopharma company, helping to create solutions that impact patients and their communities for the better.

In this role you’ll be responsible for:

• Providing in-depth technical expertise and direction on any platform/code/networking needs of web sites on the AbbVie Corporate Web

Content Management platform

• Supporting digital programs and associated technical solutions developed on the Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) platform/Google

Analytics and any other add-on related to the Web Content Management Platform

• Partnering with various business stakeholders, technology leads, external agencies and partners

• Operating as the subject matter expert and point person for all website topics on the corporate services space

• Enforcing and advocating secure, safe, compliant use of the team’s technologies

Tools and skills you will use in this role:

• HTML5, CSS, JavaScript and Adobe Experience Manager

• User provisioning process and procedures

• Web Content Management stack (front end, back end, servers)

• Design of CI/CD pipeline, leading deployments, rollbacks, KRON jobs, etc.

• SDLC process for the web development delivery including the deployment of code.

• Configuration of AEM, CDN, WAF, and servers

• Best practices for a safe and controlled environment

• Code reviews for safety and compliance

• Clear interpersonal communication, proofreading, editing, and formatting skills


Experiences that make you a strong candidate for this role:


  • Bachelor’s Degree with 6 years of experience, or Masters with 5 years of experience, or a PhD
  • Demonstrable expertise and full-stack experience in AEM
  • Proficiency with Akamai/Cloudfront and AWS/GCP/Azure
  • Familiarity with Adobe and/or Google Analytics
  • Agile methodologies, scrum and Kanban frameworks experience
  • Infrastructure design and security hardening experience
  • Roadmap, innovation and vision creation experience


  • Work experience in fast paced team
  • Strong communication skills

Additional Information

Applicable only to applicants applying to a position in any location with pay disclosure requirements under state or local law: ​

  • The compensation range described below is the range of possible base pay compensation that the Company believes in good faith it will pay for this role at the time of this posting based on the job grade for this position. Individual compensation paid within this range will depend on many factors including geographic location, and we may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range. This range may be modified in the future.​

  • We offer a comprehensive package of benefits including paid time off (vacation, holidays, sick), medical/dental/vision insurance and 401(k) to eligible employees.​

  • This job is eligible to participate in our short-term incentive programs. ​

Note: No amount of pay is a considered to be wages or compensation until such amount is earned, vested, and determinable. The amount and availability of any bonus, commission, incentive, benefits, or any other form of compensation and benefits that are allocable to a particular employee remains in the Company's sole and absolute discretion unless and until paid and may be modified at the Company’s sole and absolute discretion, consistent with applicable law. ​

AbbVie is committed to operating with integrity, driving innovation, transforming lives, serving our community and embracing diversity and inclusion. It is AbbVie’s policy to employ qualified persons of the greatest ability without discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, status as a protected veteran, or any other legally protected group status.