Software Engineering Manager

Virtual Req #92
Wednesday, November 10, 2021

RoboHead (, a division of Aquent, provides project management software solutions for over 10,000 people around the world. 


We're excited to hire an up-and-coming Software Engineering Manager who has a taste for leadership and a hunger to work on the latest and greatest technologies. This role is best suited for someone just beginning his/her career in leadership and not a seasoned manager.

Our customer-facing software gets better every day- think AI, image recognition and analytics. You and your team will enhance the design, architecture, and functionality of our product always striving for greatness together. 

We have an outstanding culture where you'll learn and grow in a collaborative and supportive environment. You'll work remotely balancing the demands of home and work for a company that "gets it". 


As a Software Engineering Manager you will consistently add value:


  • You'll have the ability to build / review technical specifications (architecture, design, API)

  • Research new frameworks, tools and technologies

  • Provide direction on Architecture / design Java / Javascript / AWS components

  • Brainstorm with developers to review and improve the software quality

  • Provide technical support and troubleshoot issues in the production environment

  • Analysis and upgrades of product software to new stable versions

  • Perform periodic deployments, data export and migrations

 Key factors that will impact your success:

  • Success architecting, designing and implementing to deliver the best performance, scalable,
    reliable high-quality software

  • Success mentoring a development team

  • Experience architecting & designing Java and Javascript applications

  • Experience with database development such as MySQL, NoSQL

  • Proven track record with AWS services such as S3, RDS, CloudWatch, SQS, DynamoDB etc

  • Strong chops in Spring / Spring Boot / Spring Cloud / AWS services / ReactJS

  • Experience with Agile methodology / Scrum processes

  • Experience with microservices

  • CI/CD / DevOps proficiency

  • Experience setting up and scripting test, prod environments

  • Experience with Jenkins, Sonarqube, Jmeter,  image processing, platform integrations

  • Build / Review technical specifications (architecture, design, API)

  • Provide direction on Architecture / design Java / Javascript / AWS components

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. 

What 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 offered - AKA vacation when you need it

  • 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


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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