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Senior Software Engineer

Job Title: Senior Software Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
REF: 90025
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Contact: Catriona Coogan
Telephone: 0872197421

Senior Software Engineer
Our client, a manufacturing company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Senior Software Engineer for their site.

Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Leadership ability to discuss and educate features with stakeholders and Project Managers.
  • Support, coach and manage team performance, recognising and utilising individual strengths to achieve optimum benefit for the team.
  • Designing and developing features in a highly scalable environment to high standards.
  • Provide support for learning and development for individuals and for the benefit of the overall unit.
  • Working with product managers to design solution
  • Building for high volume platforms: linking millions of users worldwide at the same time
  • Get involved in recommending, evaluating and implementing the best solutions
  • Working in a cross-functional agile team you will be developing features end-to-end across the software stack and responsible for all non-functional capabilities. Help to define and drive strict development methodologies including code reuse, maintainability, testing and documentation.
  • Self-management skills, particularly in respect to prioritization and execution
  • Detail-oriented individual with the ability to rapidly learn and take advantage of new concepts, business models, and technologies.
  • Have the ability to communicate technical concepts to non-technical people.
  • Creation and review of user stories and tasks within the Agile Development model.
  • Be innovative and enjoy working with emerging technology.
  • Help to define and drive development methodologies including code reuse, maintainability, testing and documentation.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and autonomy are essential.
Qualifications & Experience:
  • Experienced full stack engineer with 5+ years Java software development experience required.
  • Open source web framework experience: Javascript , Spring, JSON, HTML 5,Tomcat, JBoss, MVC, Hibernate etc...,
  • CSS, Angular and/or web services are desirable
  • Strong software design skills with a deep understanding of OO programming fundamentals and design patterns
  • Extensive experience developing highly scalable software solutions for high volume platforms
  • Strong coding skills with proven ability to write well documented, maintainable, and testable code.
  • Databases experience.
  • Experience of applying unit testing techniques using frameworks.
  • AGILE SCRUM work environment.
  • A genuine passion and interest in technology and software development with a thorough knowledge of web trends, best practices, and new technologies with the drive to stay informed on upcoming trends.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills working within a distributed development team.
  • Performance analysis/tuning experience is desirable.
For further information on this Senior Software Engineer role in Galway please contact Catriona Coogan on 0872197421 /
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