Java Engineer

Mid level Developer

Ref: 265Thursday 22 September 2022

Our client is a multinational organisation located in Galway. They are in the process of creating a new Software Development team within their R&D department, and are seeking a Java Engineer with approx. 3 years experience. The position can be located on site or remotely, with visits to the Galway Offices as required.


  • 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
  • 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