Scout Engineering - Co-op

Virtual Req #194
Monday, June 28, 2021

Scout Exchange is the leader in the fast growing multi-billion dollar talent acquisition industry. The Scout team develops, markets, and operates the world’s largest online recruitment B2B marketplace.

Scout’s platform is built on leading edge web technology, using the latest tools and methodology. We are able to deliver unmatched value to a rapidly expanding customer base through our product, which is deeply integrated into leading Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) using both UI and API.

As a Software Engineering Co-opyou will join Scout’s development team, working to implement a multi-tenant B2B web application. You will be a full member in one of our scrum teams. We will ask you to deliver work critical for success of our company, while providing active mentorship from Senior members on the team.

We work with:

Python (Flask), CSS (Sass), Javascript (jQuery, Backbone.js, Handlebars.js, React.js), Html, MongoDB, MySQL, Elastic Search, R, AWS, puppet, nginx, Ubuntu, Jenkins, Git, Selenium, BDD.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with developers and product owners to understand requirements and verify product functionality as part of a Scrum team.

  • Produce high quality, testable and scalable test automation code. We believe in automated testing and code reviews.

  • Explore product functionality for business logic and escaped defects. Regress web application product functionality to sustain a high level of customer satisfaction.

  • Contribute to the development of QA special projects/tools e.g., development of a QA Dashboard, integration of a test case management tool, etc..

Qualification Requirements:

  • Currently enrolled as a student in Computer Science curriculum studying towards a BS degree

  • Successfully completed (or about to complete) sophomore year of school with a 3.2 GPA or above.

  • Self-motivated and a strong problem solver

  • Adaptable and willing to learn new technologies and skills.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Previous experience working on web-based applications is preferable.

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.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly