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PLATFORM ENGINEER - SCALA, JAVA

  • Location:

    Dublin City Centre

  • Contact email:

    pnewman@sigmar.ie

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Contact phone:

    01 4744618

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Job ref:

    PNPLATFORMSCALA

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Published:

    23 days ago

  • Contact email:

    pnewman@sigmar.ie

  • Consultant:

    Paul Newman

Job description

A leader in Intelligent Platform and Cloud solutions seeks an experienced JAVA or SCALA ENGINEER to create elegant, scalable solutions. 

You will join an exciting, rapidly-growing team of talented engineers to create products used across the globe.

In return, the positions offers a superb technical environment, and excellent scope to further your career

Responsibilities

- Partner with product managers to design, document, and develop new applications
- Translate business requirements into technical requirements with clear acceptance criteria
- Develop Java and Scala applications as part of the platform development team
- Leverage industry best practices to deliver high quality code including automated builds and unit testing
- Build monitoring and performance testing tools
- Actively participate in design sessions
- Conduct code reviews and explore opportunities for technical excellence

Competencies
- 5+ years Java or Scala programming
- Understanding of Design Patterns concepts, software architecture
- Proven ability to learn new technologies quickly and apply the gained knowledge
- Web services (preferably RESTful APIs with JSON)
- Self starter, hands on attitude
- Ability to think critically and solve problems with well thought out solutions
- Ability to communicate to a wide range of stakeholders to analyse problem points and find solutions

Essential Skills
- Have passion to design, build and polish great, simple, secure web applications
- Be driven to succeed & self-motivated
- Be comfortable working independently and owning a project from start to finish.

Desirable
- AWS
- JSON, XML
- Spring, Play
- DevOps experience
- NoSQL experience (Couchbase/Mongo)
- Build languages (Jenkins DSL for pipelining, Gradle/Maven for building)

Education
- BS/MS in Computer Science or related field

This is a superb opportunity to join a scaling company and push the possibilities of new technologies!

Apply today to find out more, or call Paul on 01 4744618 for a confidential chat.

Please note - Applicants must hold either an appropriate Stamp 4 Irish work visa or EU/UK passport prior to application