Engineering Team - Associate Software Engineer

Virtual Req #602
Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Associate Software Engineer

As a thought leader in our industry and a technology-driven organization, Aquent always looks to push the envelope. Want to spearhead the process to imagine and deliver disruptive solutions? Want to do it within a fast-growing, innovative, organization with a 30-year track record? Keep reading!

The Associate Software Engineer is part of a larger cross-departmental team that includes product development, project management, design, research, and quality assurance. This role is focused on creating and enhancing web applications to support and provide online features and applications to the internal staffing business, our job seekers, and our clients. 

Some duties and key responsibilities include: 

  • Implementing new end-user-facing web application features, including all layers of those features from database design and development, server-side processing, and applying front-end technologies to handle interactivity and styling.

  • Designing and implementing data structures and ensuring data integrity

  • Data migrations

  • Implementing integrations with third-party services and application components

  • Performing and participating in team code reviews

  • Working with QA resources to debug and correct software issues

  • Providing information to support personnel to diagnose end-user support issues with the web applications

  • Interacting with and improving continuous delivery systems

  • Demonstrating in-progress software features to the team for feedback

  • Participation in team planning and Agile software development meetings

  • Design and architecture of web applications

Ideal candidate offers education, either formal or self-taught, in a full-stack web application framework. We seek a candidate with demonstrated the ability to contribute to non-trivial web application solutions through work experience, internships. Industry/technical proficiency with most of the following are required:

  • REST APIs, Common templating frameworks (JSP, Thymeleaf), MVC and SOA Patterns

  • Javascript, Front-end frameworks (Angular, JQuery, etc), AJAX Patterns

  • HTML5, CSS/LESS/SASS, JSON and XML formats

  • Common Java web development libraries such as Apache Commons, HTTP protocol

  • Source code management systems (Git), Code quality tools (CheckStyle)

Why Aquent? We offer…

  • Work/life balance: we say it, we mean it!

  • Generous benefits package: medical, vision and dental benefits, generous 401(k), FSA, tuition reimbursement, paid sick/vacation time, and more

  • An unusually generous and flexible vacation - AKA unlimited PTO

  • Free use of our Hawaii and Florida beach houses

  • Individualistic approach: we encourage a personal touch to your work; we don't believe in a "one-size-fits-all" approach

  • Industry reputation: we are the world's largest creative staffing firm

About Aquent:

We are a global workforce solutions company that helps organizations find, grow, and support their most valuable resource - people. More than 30 years ago, we invented the creative and marketing staffing speciality. We continue to be the largest creative staffing firm in the world. By challenging conventional wisdom, we continuously innovate across talent, services, and technology within the creative space and beyond. 


Vitamin T/Aquent is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

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