Web Application Engineer - Pre-sales Demo Team





Job Title: Web Application Engineer - Pre-sales Demo Team

Department & Organization:  Sales (Pre-Sales)

Level:  Professional

Location:  Remote

Acquia, is transforming the digital strategies of companies all over the world with our open cloud platform. We are passionate and relentlessly committed to helping our clients create digital experiences that are more relevant, personalized, and built for a fast-changing, always-connected, mobile-first world. Headquartered in the US, we have been named as ​one of North America’s fastest growing software companies as reported by Deloitte and Inc. Magazine, and have been​ rated a leader by the analyst community and named one of the Best Places to Work by the Boston Business Journal. We are Acquia. We are building for the future of the web, and we want you to be a part of it. 

Acquia is looking for a developer to join our Pre-sales Demo Team. This is an exciting job that mixes working with Acquia products, Drupal 8 and other emerging web technologies at the forefront of innovation and experimentation - projects such as Acquia Lightning, Material Admin or Demo Framework originated from our team. We often wear a number of hats and find themselves doing work on both the front and back end using a variety of frameworks, creating new exciting solutions supporting our Pre-sales team. Our ideal candidate has a passion for using and contributing to open source software.


  • Work primarily on demonstration software to be used in Acquia's sales opportunities.
  • Build solutions both in Drupal and other technology stacks such as Node.js or Angular.js
  • Learn new technologies such as Ionic Framework, integration with Amazon Echo or Google Home
  • Support Acquia's Solutions Architecture team, enabling them to demo effectively.
  • Make Drupal contributions toward Demo Framework and Lightning distributions.
  • Daily interaction with the team over scrum and Slack/chat channels.


  • PHP, Javascript and HTML/CSS proficiency.
  • Familiarity with Drupal 8 CMS
  • Comfortable working with REST API's
  • Able to self-motivate and work effectively as a remote employee
  • Strong desire to learn new things and push yourself to the next level
  • Feel at home with command line utilities and bash scripting

Additional Advantages

  • Worked with Drupal distributions such as Lightning
  • Experience with Frontend frameworks such as React.js or Ember.js
  • Have used CI systems like Travis or Jenkins
  • Experience in debugging/profiling using XDebug and XHProf
  • Built software for IOT devices such as Amazon Alexa


Acquia is an equal opportunity (EEO) employer. We hire without regard to age, color, disability, gender (including gender identity), marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.