Bloomreach Hippo CMS Specialist


VisionX works with world-leading brands, Fortune 1000 as their innovation partner, providing product strategy and custom application development leveraging agile methodologies, technology accelerators, and by creating Intellectual Property.
VisionX has been listed in the Top 10 Most Innovative Companies of 2020 by Fast Company – ranked alongside the likes of Microsoft & Snap Inc.
We develop cutting-edge software products integrating computer vision, 3D modeling, AR, VR, decision sciences, and IoT addressing a wide variety of use cases across different industries.

Your role

As a BloomReach Hippo CMS Specialist, your role will involve implementing and customizing the CMS platform. You will collaborate with clients and teams, extend CMS functionality, integrate third-party systems, optimize performance, and troubleshoot issues. Your expertise in Java development will be essential in building and maintaining web applications. Effective communication and collaboration, along with a willingness to work with US timezones, are crucial. Your role contributes to successful CMS projects, client satisfaction, and technical leadership.


  • Serve as the subject matter expert for BloomReach Hippo CMS, providing guidance and support to the development team and clients.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather requirements, design solutions, and implement complex features using the Hippo CMS platform.
  • Customize and extend the CMS functionality to meet specific project requirements.
  • Integrate third-party systems, plugins, and APIs with the Hippo CMS.
  • Perform system configuration, including content modeling, document types, and workflows.
  • Conduct performance optimization and troubleshooting to ensure the stability and scalability of the CMS.
  • Stay up-to-date with industry trends, best practices, and new features of BloomReach Hippo CMS.
  • Provide technical leadership, mentoring, and support to junior developers.
  • Work closely with clients to understand their business needs and translate them into effective CMS solutions.
  • Communicate effectively with team members and clients in a clear and professional manner.
  • Collaborate with team members in different time zones to ensure seamless project delivery.

What you need

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field.
  • 4+ years of experience working with BloomReach Hippo CMS, including customization, development, and implementation.
  • Strong knowledge of Java development and web technologies.
  • Proficiency in Java frameworks such as Spring or Apache Wicket.
  • Experience with front-end web technologies like HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and responsive design.
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs, web services, and integration of third-party systems.
  • Solid understanding of CMS concepts, content modelling, and workflows.
  • Experience with version control systems like Git.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and resolve complex technical issues.
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Willingness to work with overlapping time zones with the US.

Why choose us

We are a global team of hustlers who challenge status-quo to build something great and meaningful for the customers we serve. We strongly believe that our product innovation, speed to service/support, and partnership mindset sets us apart from the fragmented competition and available legacy systems. Our leadership, advisors, and investors have extensive experience in building, supporting, and scaling tech companies in logistics, retail, CRM, media, and consulting. We have got all it takes to build an enterprise of the future.
We are an equal-opportunity employer, and we value diversity. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other legally protected status.