Sothea Nim

Certified AEM Developer, excellent problem solver, experienced team leadership and project management, skilled at progressing from problem statement to well-documented designs and implementations

Work Experience


Mar - Aug 2016; Aug - Oct 2017

New York University

Technical Solution Architect

Designed, developed, and deployed program finder application for NYU. Implemented Sightly in NYU’s 5.6.1 AEM implementation. Conducted comprehensive assessment for AEM upgrade from 5.6.1 to 6.3.

Aug - Dec 2017

BRP, Inc - Kit Ordering Tool project

Senior Developer / Technical Solution Architect

Developed and deployed Kit Ordering Tool application on AEM 6.1 for BRP’s dealer to use to configure their orders.

May - Aug 2017

Government of Canada

System Admin

Part of the Adobe technical team to implement AEM 6.1 for the project.

Dec 2016 - Mar 2017

CEB, Inc, a Gartner Company

Technical Solution Architect

Conducted AEM upgrade assessment, from AEM 5.6.1 to AEM 6.1. Implemented the upgrade project.

Sep 2016 - Mar 2017

Lord Abbett

Technical Solution Architect

Designed, developed, deployed the corporate Marketing Content Hub application on AEM 6.1. Implemented AEM Form for building tool to capture data from non-author users (i.e. Legal Team)

Jul - Nov 2016


Technical Solution Architect

Conducted cost benefit analysis for McDonald’s AEM Screens project. Implemented the pilot solution for McDonald’s US.

Feb - Jul 2016


Senior Developer

Part of the technical team to implement AEM 6.1 for Aimco website (the real estate / property management company). Implemented AEM Form for capturing data from end-users.

Sep 2015 - Jan 2016

Ford Motor Company

Lead Engineer

Designed, developed, and deployed dealer locator (search) application for Ford Motor Company.

Feb 2014 - Aug 2015

Citrix's Ready Marketplace

Senior Consultant / Solution Architect

Led the Agile team to implement AEM 6.1 for Citrix Ready Marketplace and the Partner Portal. Designed, developed, and deployed the application. Implemented AEM form to capture data from Citrix Partners.


Oct 2011 - Jan 2014

Autodesk, Inc

e-Commerce Lead

Responsible for all Autodesk Online Store web initiatives. Designed, developed, and implemented the US Online Store on AEM 6.1.


Mar 2007 - Sep 2011

Concordia University

Web Developer; later Lead Web Developer

Led the university team of developers to maintain, update, develop, and deploy web applications for the university.


Oct 2004 - Aug 2006

Intl Law Enforcement Academy

International Simultaneous Interpreter

Worked as a simultaneous interpreter during law enforcement training sessions for Cambodian national police captains, majors, and colonels. Translated over 100 sets of law enforcement training materials.


Dec 1999 - Oct 2004

Japan Team of Young Human Power

Program Assistant; later Program Manager

Managed Education Management projects (planning, budgeting, implementation, and evaluation). Worked with Cambodian Ministry of Education to design a set of strategies and policies to integrate Music and Arts education into the country elementary education curriculum. Worked with Teacher Training Centres and 20 elementary schools from 5 provinces (and municipality) to implement Music and Arts education projects.

Skills & Competencies

Team Lead
Project Management
Drupal & WordPress
Adobe Target
Analytics (Adobe & Google)
AEM Screens
AEM Mobile
ElasticPath (e-commerce)
Magento (e-commerce)
Broadleaf (e-commerce)
Google Custom Search
Solr (search engine)
HTML, CSS, JS, PHP, Java, Oracle, MySQL, MongoDB
Scrum Agile, Jira, Git, SVN, Sling, CRX, Jackrabbit, Oak, Symfony, Jenkins, Bamboo, Drone


Extra Achievements

  1. Developed and deployed PDF generator into AEM. The tool is used for converting AEM html content into PDF format.
  2. Developed a set of web service apis to centralize and unify e-commerce integration into AEM. The web service, right now, supports: ElasticPath and Broadleaf Commerce.
  3. Contributed to the open source library/framework, DantaFramework.