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Date: Jul 29, 2017

Location: Piscataway, NJ, US



Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Mennen, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Tom’s of Maine, Ajax, Fabuloso, Haci Sakir, elmex, and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet and Hill’s Prescription Diet.


Location: Piscataway, New Jersey, United States

No Relocation Assistance Offered



Global Information Technology (GIT) Organization invites applications for the position of Business Process Analyst- Web Experience Management in our Global Development (GD), Marketing team. We are seeking candidates who have a passion for learning about and experimenting with new, cutting edge Digital Marketing technologies.

Colgate-Palmolive has embarked on a journey to implement Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) globally to increase our digital marketing capabilities and improve the efficiency along our entire web development process. This incumbent will be a part of our Global Implementation Team tasked to deploying AEM globally to power all Consumer and Professional facing web experiences. They will be responsible for leading the development of all re-usable integrations on our sites all while ensuring good governance practices are in place and standards are being followed.

The ideal candidate must have the ability to work in a fast-paced and challenging environment, always exploring and innovating to implement the best possible solution. Prior development experience in Adobe Experience Manager is a must.

Responsibilities include:

  • Participate in the global implementation of AEM including the design and definition of AEM Security Models, Content Type Models, Workflows, and Content Classifications to ensure a globally sustainable implementation of the AEM platform
  • Oversee the development of AEM templates and components leveraging current AEM software releases and ensure governance practices are in place to drive standardization and best practices globally throughout our web development initiatives
  • Liaise with the technology teams to promote standards and sustainable, re-usable designs of all AEM templates, components, and integrations.
  • Oversee 3rd party integration development initiatives and other system integrations providing design specification oversight and vendor verification / direction
  • Propose technology solutions and translate marketing and web site needs into AEM specific recommendations and solutions to enable Digital Marketing to meet/exceed those goals
  • Work closely with Managed Service vendor to ensure sound practices regarding site architecture, performance and reliability, and content delivery are in place
  • Investigate and stay current on key emerging technologies related to Digital Marketing, to help push our processes and techniques forward
  • Participate in strategic vendor management activities including roadmap discussions to ensure collaboration related to solution evolution and system enhancements
  • Work in an agile, rapid development, and prototyping environment
  • Understand and ensure the use of GIT project management methodologies.
  • Understand and ensure compliance of GIT Governance and Risk Management practices.
  • Transition on-going support of project bundles to other divisional shared service organizations.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Mathematics, Engineering or Business.
  • Minimum 8 Years of Experience in an IT role working with CMS platforms including developing components for eCommerce and/or web content management applications
  • Minimum of 2 years of full life cycle implementation experience using AEM 6.X
  • Minimum of 4 years of hands on Java & J2EE/JEE software development experience
  • Strong project management, communication and facilitation skills required.
  • Strong analytical, problem solving & conceptual skills.
  • Strong oral & written communication skills with an ability to express complex technical concepts in business terms.
  • Ability to negotiate and manage difficult or ambiguous situations.
  • Ability to adapt and work effectively with a variety of situations, individuals, and technologies.   
  • Ability to define, create, and complete a technical task with minimal guidance


Preferred Qualifications

  • Understanding of the broader Adobe Marketing Cloud product stack
  • Experience with Digital Asset Management (DAM) technologies including ADAM
  • Previous work experience for a consumer goods organization
  • 2-6 years of experience in systems integration and development, package implementation, and/or interactive design
  • 1-2 years of experience as a lead developer or manager of a small team
  • Experience in multiple web technologies including: XML, HTML, XHTML, XML, CSS, AJAX / JavaScript, Web Services/SOAP, SQL
  • Experience with one or more Java concepts and patterns including: Java/J2EE, JSP, Spring, Sling, JMS, JUnit, AOP, MVC, Eclipse
  • Experience and full lifecycle involvement with Agile methodologies
  • Experience with multiple source control systems: CVS, SVN, Git
  • Working knowledge of multiple web and application tier technologies: Tomcat, WebSphere, Weblogic, Apache Http, Spring tc Server, Solr, open source packages
  • Experience with web application design and analysis, design patterns, and object oriented design

We are unable to consider candidates for this role who will require U.S. employment visa sponsorship now or in the future




Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply to work with us using this online application.  Attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process.


Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.


Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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