Senior Application Engineer

Expedient | Columbus, Oh

Date listed

1 week ago

Employment Type

Full time



Total Funding

$30.9 billion

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Expedient is a provider of cloud and data center infrastructure as a service (IaaS) solutions. We are a CRN Top 100 Data Center and Solutions Provider in the U.S., we are a Top Workplace winner for the past five consecutive years, and we were ranked among the Top 10 Managed Service Providers.

Sponsorship is not provided. Direct applicants only.

Expedient is hiring a Senior Application Engineer to join our Information Systems team, which is the internal backbone of the organization that provides the platforms for continued growth through client billing, CRMs, the client support portal and many other critical systems. This position will work collaboratively to build systems applications utilized by internal and external customers. This fast-paced position requires a self-starter who is strong in applications engineering and applications development as well as systems engineering.


  • Join Expedient's talented Information Systems team to design, build, maintain and improve web applications and internal/external systems that support the cloud and managed service business
  • Leverage cloud-native technologies to deliver distributed applications using modern platforms and practices such as Kubernetes and CI/CD
  • Work on a high-performance Scrum team to build great tools and have an impact; attend daily stand-ups, contribute to individual project progression as well as assist the team on projects
  • Partner with other members of the IS team to troubleshoot issues, return systems to proper functions and develop root cause; share on-call duties with other teammates to resolve problems or issues 24/7
  • Keep current on technologies related to Expedient's internal infrastructure, systems, platforms and resources

Required Qualifications:

  • No less than 5, preferably at least 7, years of demonstrated experience in one or more general purpose programming languages (we primarily use PHP)
  • Experience working with MySQL or similar relational database such as PostgreSQL or SQL Server
  • Experience and knowledge of best practices: object-oriented design, SOLID principles, CI/CD, testing
  • Interest and ability to learn technologies and platforms
  • Ability to collaborate effectively
  • Must pass pre-employment screens

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with containers and orchestration: Docker, Kubernetes
  • Experience using automation platforms such as Jenkins to manage continuous integration and continuous delivery
  • Experience with other technologies we utilize extensively: Linux, NGINX & PHP-FPM, Git, Symfony, Codeception, JavaScript
  • Experience writing applications which consume and/or provide RESTful APIs
  • Outstanding troubleshooting/problem-solving abilities
  • Comfortable presenting and discussing code in a group setting
  • Strong communication skills

BENEFITS OF WORKING FOR EXPEDIENT: Expedient was awarded a Top Workplace for a fifth year in 2019. We make education and training available to our employees through a robust, employee-driven training and tuition reimbursement program. Additional benefits include generous paid time off, top-tier, affordable medical, dental, vision insurance, 401(k) retirement savings plan with a generous match and a paid day off to celebrate your birthday each year. Expedient is committed to providing its employees with an environment that promotes collaboration with both team and individual success.

Expedient is an equal opportunity employer, providing a safe, drug-free work environment. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.