Technical Lead


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Location Limerick Limerick
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Permanent
Contact Michael Brennan

Technical Lead

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Job ID: JOB-12642

Our client enables regulated organizations to move from paper-based validation to intelligent, digitized, paperless solutions. They do it through the ongoing development of a powerful, purpose-built software platform. In 2014, after 8 years of intensive software development, they launched the world’s most advanced validation software to help revolutionize the speed, precision, transparency and intelligence of validation in the Life Sciences sector. The solution is now used by some of the world’s leading Life Sciences companies.


As our client continues to expand, they are looking for an enthusiastic Technical Lead to join their R&D Department.




Position Summary


Reporting to the Software Development Manager, the Technical Lead will provide technical direction, and leadership to the Agile Development Team.




Primary Responsibilities


The position will be part of the Agile Development Team and will involve the following roles and responsibilities:






  • Responsible for providing technical direction, leadership and innovation
  • Contribute to the overall technical architecture
  • Assist with technical documentation
  • Work closely with product management, our product development team and customer support on delivering and supporting our solution.
  • Provide technical insights to the team on relevant emerging technologies.
  • Contribute actively to internal knowledge sharing forums
  • Assist with the hiring and integration of new members into a team
  • Work closely with and build relationships with technical lead peers across the organisation



Role with product team


  • Assess feature requests on the product backlog assisting with product planning process.
  • Breaking feature requests down into small more manageable items to aid the product planning and staging items with teams.
  • Identify and prioritize technical items for the product backlog
  • Help clarify technical problems during the product planning process

 Role within the agile development team


  • Breakdown items for sprint planning
  • Oversee the pull request process and code review process within a team.
  • Help clarify any technical problem during a team software development process
  • Provide technical training, mentoring and support to the development team
  • Manage specific refactoring tasks throughout project phases
  • Identify and prioritize technical items for a team’s sprint backlog
  • Develop and maintain effective working relationships with team members




Minimum qualifications


  • Computer science degree or similar preferred
  • 7+ years’ experience developing web applications
  • Frontend knowledge of JavaScript, HTML, CSS and related technologies
  • Backend experience with C#/.Net, APIs and databases
  • Familiarity with cloud technologies, containers and microservices an advantage
  • Proven ability to master new development tools and passion for learning
  • Exceptional communication, documentation and presentation skills
  • Experience in planning and coordinating work
  • Experience in an Agile environment and experience with Continuous Integration




What We Offer You


Our client values ideas and collaboration so they’ve created an environment that builds, protects and celebrates teamwork. Their strong culture is central to their continued success.


Our client offers programs and rewards that one would expect from a highly successful and growing technology company:


  • A fantastic culture, team, energy, and a high-growth successful company
  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Health benefits
  • Training & professional development






For further information on this role in Technical Lead please contact Michael Brennan on  or 086-440 3742


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Michael Brennan


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Technical Lead

Michael Brennan

Role Type Permanent
Contact Michael Brennan
mobile +353 86 440 37 42
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