Newell Brands Senior CMS Developer - Ecommerce in Hoboken, New Jersey

Job title: Sr. CMS Developer - Ecommerce

Location: Hoboken, NJ

Reports to: Application Development Manager

Job Summary:

The Digital Technology Team is responsible for the development and support of Newell Brands branded and E-Commerce websites globally, such as,,,, and many other. In addition, the team is also responsible for relevant Enterprise Web Application Development and Enterprise Systems Integration projects.

This role will be responsible for working on a team of web developers as a senior contributor specializing in CMS on the Acquia Drupal platform. Both hands-on development and technical oversight of the CMS system is in scope. You'll be working in a greenfield CMS launch, building out our new technology stack and driving innovation and quality.

Job description:

  • Designing and developing web applications using the Acquia Drupal platform, including guidance of site architecture, components, templates, dialogs, data models, and unit testing.

  • Customizing and configuring Acquia Drupal admin environments, including: publishing, authoring, custom tooling, and workflows.

  • Integrating the CMS API to other systems, including: commerce systems, DAMs, and content consuming apps and third-party sites.

  • Participating in the full development lifecycle, including estimation, development, testing, and deployment.

  • Translating business requirements into Acquia Drupal specific implementation specifications.

  • Managing time and tasks with minimal supervision.

  • Mentoring junior team members and upholding a high quality of development across the team.


  • 5+ years of object-oriented development, JAVA and PHP preferred

  • 3+ years of full-stack Acquia Drupal or similar development

  • 3+ years of large scale, distributed, web application development

  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant fields (Computer Science, Engineering) preferred

  • Experience with headless commerce, API driven lookups to the commerce engine

  • Strong web development experience with HTML, CSS, JS, AJAX (ReactJS experience preferred)

  • Strong relational database / SQL knowledge and ability

  • Experience with web application design and analysis, design patterns, and object oriented design

  • Experience with multiple DAM systems, DAM integrations with CMS

  • Ability to partner with Dev Ops on CI/CD processes

  • Ability to design and implement data layer, integrate CMS templates with analytics

  • Experience integrating third party search vendors with Acquia Drupal

  • Exposure to AGILE development practices in a fast pace environment

  • Proficiency with git and source control workflows

  • Proven ability to establish effective, professional working relationships with coworkers

  • Commitment to quality and operational excellence

  • Ability to create design documentation, architecture diagrams, and business user documentation, with a strong attention to detail

Bonus experience:

  • Experience with progressive decoupled CMS and modern JavaScript web components on Acquia Drupal or Similar

  • Acquia Drupal certifications

  • Experience with Acquia Cloud’s solutions, including managed Drupal 8 and Acquia Lift

Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with

a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo,

EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Jostens, Marmot, Rawlings, Oster, Sunbeam,

FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Rubbermaid Commercial Products, Graco, Baby

Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert, Waddington and

Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes

life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and

its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable

employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.