Senior Software Security Engineer

Principal Engineer

Ref: 316Monday 22 May 2023


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Would you enjoy the challenge of redefining the cloud competitive domain?

Now is your chance to join a newly created team in Galway that is tasked with building a large-scale, enterprise-ready platform that will power a hybrid edge-to-cloud suite of services.

This innovative cloud stack will drive transformation across data, connectivity, and security and offers you the chance to apply your creative skills to contribute to architecting and building this enterprise platform.

As part of this new team, our client now requires a Senior Software Development Security Engineer.



Your role will be to define, refine, lead, architect, and implement a zero trust security architecture across our client’s Cloud platform. As a technical leader you will help build a new R&D team from the ground up.

Specifically, your focus will be on building out advanced security solutions on the platform in the areas of authorization, hardware attestation, secrets management and authentication.

As a technical lead you will integrate into a multisite organization, delivering a large cloud solution, using a scalable agile framework, continuous integration, continuous delivery and ground up test automation.

You will be responsible for technically coaching your team and supporting their technology maturation. Your team's components will integrate seamlessly with other parts of the platform. You will be required to build 360' relationships within the organization, always creating a meaningful roadmap for your team.



  • M.Sc. in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • Working knowledge of cloud native development.
  • 8 years experience as a manager in a large scale agile development environment.
  • 10 years experience as a software developer.
  • System thinking skills.
  • Working experience with CI/CD, open source cloud development tools.
  • Strong communication skills (written and oral).
  • Willingness to work with teams across time zones.
  • An ability to consistently harness targeted value from your team.


  • Implemented a complex IT solution on a native cloud environment using agile processes. 

Technical Stack:

Our client uses a suite of contemporary technologies typically of any large native cloud development. We will invest in you but we are looking for any mix of the following;

    • AHA
    • AWS, Azure, GCP integrating technologies and tools
    • GitHub
    • Jira
    • Golang, Python, Linux scripting
    • Kubernetes
    • Docker Swarm
    • Terraform, Ansible, Chef, Puppet
    • Analytics tools
    • AI/ML suites