The Email Developer consults on, codes, and troubleshoots HTML email messages and related content in support of the digital marketing programs of our clients.
Develop complex and customized HTML email code that adheres to industry best practices and brand guidelines, and closely matches the original creative design. Additional code-related responsibilities include:
Consulting on technical capabilities and considerations
Performing quality checks and peer reviews
Managing changes and updates
Scripting for dynamic content, personalization, and segmentation
Managing HTML content and related assets within clients' email platforms
Work with email account production managers to coordinate campaign assets
Display problem-solving skills to address and solve technical problems that arise
Maintain basic knowledge of data as it relates to HTML code, to aid in troubleshooting critical list errors
Deliver work in a timely fashion, which is crucial in a fast-paced environment
Demonstrate flexibility by adapting to the evolving needs and priorities of our clients
Provide career coaching and mentoring for junior email developers
Act as a point of escalation for junior email developers on the team
Support Lead Developers and other internal team leaders to manage escalations and resolve issues
Attention to detail
Prioritize quality and accuracy in everything you do
Adhere to standard operating procedures and client checklists
Utilize self-auditing processes and techniques
Perform thorough peer reviews on behalf of your teams
Display advanced organizational, time management, and work prioritization skills
Technical knowledge and skills
Intermediate to advanced knowledge of HTML and CSS
Experience in responsive design is required
Advanced knowledge of email platform limitations and code fixes/hacks to resolve (e.g., SFMC, Adobe Campaign, Oracle Responsys)
Ability to train others on the technical aspects of email development
At Merkle, we believe that a diverse environment improves us as a community and as a business. We want to foster an environment of growth, where all ideas and contributions are encouraged. We need this culture of courage to continue to thrive in our fast-paced industry. We embrace differences of opinion. We value diversity of experience and thought, which help us to challenge and define industry-leading solutions, and support our goal of being a great place to work.
Merkle fosters a diverse environment that encourages original thinking about our business and empowers us to communicate with a global world of customers. We embrace differences of opinion and diversity of thought as they help us challenge and refine our solutions. Merkle, as a best-in-class marketing agency, welcomes big ideas, and believes they can come from anywhere.
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