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Software Dev Engineer

Remote (must be UK based)


Placement Type:



£260.00 - £285.00 per day PAYE

Start Date:

01 Jun, 2024

Job Title: Software Dev Engineer

Working pattern: Remote (must be UK based) – there will be travel required to Berlin 

Length of Contract: Early June until 2nd February 2025


Are you ready to make a significant impact on the experiences of millions of customers worldwide? Our clients Community Feedback team in Berlin, Germany, is at the forefront of revolutionizing company reviews and Q&A services, and we’re seeking exceptional talent to join them!

We’re on the lookout for passionate Software Development Engineers to collaborate across 2 different projects; Accessibility and Regional Flexibility. You’ll have the opportunity to shape the next generation of products and services from the ground up. If you’re a creative problem-solver with a knack for innovation, we want to hear from you!

Accessibility project: 

Ensuring compliance with the European Accessibility Act by tackling 490 accessibility issues. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Fixing 485 “easy” to “medium” accessibility issues
  • Collaborating with teams to resolve ambiguities
  • Participating in Wa11y Q&A sessions and Accessibility office hours
  • Implementing code changes and conducting thorough testing
  • Ensuring all issues are addressed and resolved promptly

Skills required:

  • Proficiency in frontend technologies such as JavaScript, TypeScript, HTML, CSS, and more
  • Strong onboarding skills and adaptability to new codebases
  • Prior experience with web accessibility features is a plus

Regional Flexibility project:

Be part of the initiative to set up infrastructure in a new Region. Responsibilities include:

  • Migration to JDK17 and automation of infrastructure creation
  • Optimization for Graviton and replacement of non-supported services
  • Transition from NetScaler to Tardigrade for load balancing
  • Successful deployment and testing in the new region

Skills required:

  • Experience in Java Backend Development, Infrastructure Automation, Cloud Services, Networking, and DevOps


** Please note, this role is available for a limited time only. Next steps will be shared with shortlisted candidates by Tuesday 16th April ** 

Client Description

Our Client is a FTSE 100, multinational technology company no longer known for just one thing. Their areas of expertise include e-commerce, cloud computing, digital streaming, artificial intelligence, original entertainment… the list goes on. Despite being primarily digital, their aim is to be the most customer-centric company in the world.

Aquent is dedicated to improving inclusivity & is proudly an equal opportunities employer. We encourage applications from under-represented groups & are committed to providing support to applicants with disabilities. We aim to provide reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, to those with a medical condition, disability or neurodivergence.