Software Engineer - Galway

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Ref: 207 Date Posted: Wednesday 17 May 2023

Galway based Client looking for a SW Engineer to join their team, amazing opportunity with a super client here in Galway.

I am looking for an Intermediate Java Software Engineer to join the development team. This team is responsible for the clients development within the EMEA region. The successful candidate will work within a team using the latest tools and techniques to develop new customer orientated solutions using microservice architecture, stateless, Restful, API-driven models. This is an excellent career opportunity for anyone looking to expand their exposure and gain exceptional experience with evolving technologies. The ideal candidate will have a passion and flair for development, an innovative thinker who thrives on the challenges of learning new technologies and enjoys working as part of a highly skilled and project orientated team. My client run projects in a close team environment, resulting in excellent experience opportunities, exposure to evolving technologies, project methodologies and dedicated talent development programs with opportunities for future career opportunities.

High level Breakdown of Responsibilities:

• Design – working with Product Management and Project Management on new product design architecture.

• Development – taking designs and making them happen. Development and testing using strict development methodologies including code reuse, maintainability, testing and documentation.

• Building high volume platforms - linking millions of users worldwide at the same time.

• Quality Assurance – developing test cases in line with best practice methodology.

• Project Environment - Working in a cross-functional agile team to develop features with collaboration across software stacks.


• 3+ yrs experience with Java/JEE application development

• Proficiency with fundamental front-end languages such as JavaScript and

familiarity with JavaScript frameworks such as JQuery and React

• Proven experience developing high quality, secure, scalable, and maintainable applications.

• Experience in the development of scalable enterprise applications and REST microservices, using microservice architecture principles

• Understanding of Windows, UNIX/Linux operating systems and programming environments

Career Opportunity


• Strong coding skills with proven ability, knowledge and understanding of Software Engineering Concepts and Methodologies.

• A genuine passion and interest in technology and software development with a thorough

• Knowledge of best practices and new technologies.

• Experience of Agile Systems development techniques as source control, using Continuous Integration (CI)/Continuous Deployment (CD), Git tooling

• Experience of Spring (MVC/Boot/Security/Cloud)


• Experience in creating and using RESTful APIs.

• Ability to debug server-side API calls, and contribute to the design of best-practice RESTful APIs

• Knowledge of Cloud Native Development such as AWS

• Knowledge of Windows Server and bash scripting

• Knowledge of UNIX and shell scripting

• Experience with Java performance testing and benchmarking

• Experience in Database Design and proficiency in SQL language

• AGILE SCRUM work environment


• Designing and developing features in a highly scalable environment

• Working with cross-functional teams to design solutions - recommending, evaluating and implementing the best solutions

• Detail-oriented individual with the ability to rapidly learn and take advantage of new concepts, business models, and technologies.

• Be innovative and enjoy working with emerging technology

• Strong verbal and written communication skills and autonomy are essential