Senior Java Engineer

Senior Developer

Ref: 266Thursday 22 September 2022

This is an excellent career opportunity for anyone looking to expand their exposure and gain exceptional experience with evolving technologies. Our client is a large multinational organisation based in Galway. 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. The position can be worked onsite or remotely with visits to the Galway offices as required.


  • 5+ 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.
  • Mentoring of junior developers
  • 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.
  • Building for high volume platforms: linking millions of users worldwide at the same time
  • Help to define and drive strict development methodologies including code reuse, maintainability, testing and documentation.
  • 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