Melbourne – Wurundjeri Country, Australia

EDM Developer

At AKQA, we believe in the imaginative application of art and science to create beautiful ideas, products and services. With an entrepreneurial and collaborative approach, we design adaptive digital services and applications that capture the imagination, delivering impressive returns for our clients.

As an AKQA EDM Developer, you will support delivery of high-quality work while also learning your craft.  Your role will involve exercising an intellectual curiosity, demonstrating you can effectively take direction, championing user-centred design (UCD) processes and techniques, and collaborating with interdisciplinary project teams to create innovative EDM solutions.

Located in Melbourne as part of AKQA, you’ll work in an inclusive and innovative culture, surrounded by some of the brightest minds in their fields. You’ll have the opportunity to learn and grow within a creative and technically advanced team, and access to ongoing personal and professional development. At AKQA, we are committed to both your career growth and your work/life balance.



  • Development experience with XHTML / HTML5 / CSS / CSS3, eDMs and jQuery / JavaScript.
  • Browser testing experience (Mac / PC, IE6 upwards).
  • Photoshop skills (Intermediate or higher).
  • Experience with the following will be highly regarded: W3C website accessibility standards, JavaScript frameworks or custom jQuery plugins, Litmus/Email on Acid tools, search engine optimisation and client interaction.



  • HTML / CSS skills
  • Ability to translate a design (typically in Figma) into a HTML layout with extracted images
  • Experience with common email client compatability issues and resolutions
  • Experience with email distribution platforms such as Mailchimp, including content personalisation
  • Have an interest in Marketing Automation and CRM platforms such as Adobe or Salesforce Marketing Cloud


AKQA is an Equal Opportunities Employer; we believe that diversity is vital to our ability to provide clients with the best recommendations and are committed to fostering a varied and inclusive work environment. Your race, colour, ancestry, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability or veteran status have no bearing on our hiring decisions. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know. Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and Indigenous people are encouraged to apply for this role.


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EDM Developer — Melbourne


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