Operations Software Engineer

Baltimore, MD
Job Terms:
posted by:
Rob Young

Job Description:

AQUENT is seeking an Operations Software Engineer for one of our COOLEST clients in the Baltimore area! 

At this client, they are moving fast and innovating in e-commerce. They’re looking for strong engineers to help take them to the next level. Taking advantage of cutting edge open source technology, they provide a highly stable and scalable product to both internal and external customers. Wherever possible, they give back to the open source community to build a technology brand and attract talent. Their continuous integration and delivery practices are mature and enable them to deliver code to production all day long at the speed of development. 

They continue to seek like-minded engineers, architects, and technologists to join their development family. They promise to deliver a challenging and exciting environment where teammates are empowered to bring their ideas to life. 

As an Operations Engineer, you are a Software Development Engineer with an operational focus; you triage, document, and remediate issues escalated from other cross-functional business partners; you fix bugs and develop new features for our internal tool suite. You have strong written and oral communication skills and can interact with technical and non-technical partners throughout the business. You have a high aptitude for learning new things and enjoy digging deep to resolve difficult problems in our cloud hosted, container based, micro-service architecture. 

Some other things we are looking for: 
• BS in Computer Science or related field or at least two years of comparable experience 
• Proficiency in some or all of these areas: 
o container orchestration systems, e.g. kubernetes 
o web technologies, e.g. Javascript, HTML and CSS3 
o modern Javascript frameworks, e.g. React.js and GraphQL 
o server-side technologies, esp. node.js 
o data-store technologies, e.g. MSSQL, postgreSQL, ElasticSearch, MongoDB, Redis, Elasticache, etc. 
o source control, esp. Git 
o linux-based platforms and shells 
• Familiarity with cutting-edge open source frameworks 
• Experience contributing to open source projects is a plus 
• Familiarity with Amazon Web Services administration is a plus

Client Description:

Why do you want to work through AQUENT?

Working with AQUENT gets you access to some pretty cool things, including:

  • Subsidized (up to 85%) of your health, vision and dental benefits 
  • Access to Fidelity 401(k) and FSA Program
  • Direct deposit for your weekly paycheck


Hey! You read down this far, that means you are totally interested, right?!? If so, for immediate consideration, send your resume and any portfolio/work samples to: Rob Young, Digital Solutions Lead, AQUENT. ryoung@aquent.com.