Senior Application Engineer

  • Job type

  • Location

    Dublin City
  • Specialism

    Software Development
  • Industry

    Technology & Internet Services
  • Pay


Senior Software Developer – 12 months CONTRACT (Day rate- 400-550 euros)

Flexible Hybrid, (Stamp 4/EU citizen only)

Your new company

This organization is a Global Technology Giant in the Fleet Management industry operating in 15 countries worldwide. As a SAAS leader, the mission is to work for customers and help them be safer, more efficient and more productive.

Your new role

You will be responsible for engineering and maintaining features and components across our backend systems, in support of our award winning SAAS Fleet Management products, Reveal & Fleet. You’ll work as part of a cross-functional squad of software engineers, UX designers, QA engineers, and product owners, using agile methodologies to design and own applications that help our customers achieve good outcomes, and use feedback from these customers to extend and improve these applications.

  • Participate in product feature implementation, both independently and in cooperation with your team
  • Implement changes and new features in a manner which promotes efficient, reusable and performant code
  • Liaise with product stakeholders and other teams in the organization to complete the projects on time and to the highest quality standards
  • Participate in peer code reviews, manage criteria applied during code reviews
  • Investigate technical issues during the full development lifecycle, including specific components in production
  • Provide level of effort estimations for individual and team assignments
  • Coach and mentor less experienced members of the team
  • Work with solution architects to define highly detailed specifications for technical solutions
  • Help shaping the team's culture and work rhythm, including the development of best practices within the team

What you'll need to succeed

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or relevant discipline
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience in software development. (mandatory)
  • Passionate about technology and willingness to learn and share knowledge.
  • The ability to approach complex problems with a sense of ownership, enthusiasm, and innovation, and the drive to solve them
  • The willingness to take ownership of projects and own them from inception to completion
  • Knowledge and experience in sound design principles, engineering best practices, and Agile development methodologies
  • The ability to mentor and help junior team members with improving their engineering skills and Agile development methodologies
  • Knowledge and experience in GRPC Remote Procedure Call (RPC) framework
  • Knowledge and experience of working with .NET API Development Even better if you have:
  • The ability to anticipate problems and take decisive action, giving regard to the impact on other project teams, development partners and stakeholders
  • Knowledge of .NET framework migration
  • Experience with ASP.NET, including Web API, IoC containers, WCF, REST, Middleware, IIS
  • Demonstrated delivery of major projects with a focus on quality and productivity in a continuous integration/delivery environment
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience developing scalable microservice architectures
  • Experience with Cloud programming, ideally Amazon cloud services (AWS) (e.g. Lambda, Kinesis, ElasticCache, ECS) and experience with docker containers
  • Exposure to distributed caching frameworks (e.g Redis, Memcached) and messaging frameworks (e.g. Kinesis, SQS/SNS, RabbitMQ)
  • Good understanding of the .NET ecosystem (Framework and Core) and C#
  • Experience writing automated unit and end-to-end tests
  • Experience with GIT or other revision control system
  • Experience working with relational (SQL Server, Postgres etc) and NoSQL (Redis, Dynamo, etc) databases
  • Experience with low level data structure and algorithm design
  • Strong knowledge of OOA, OOD, SOLID principles and multi-threading.
  • Experience with ELK Stack
  • Exposure to TDD and/or BDD

What you'll get in return

  • Remote with only 1 day a month in the office
  • Work with the latest technologies & a tech-savvy team
  • 12 months contract with potential extension
  • 400-550 euros per day depending on experience
  • Good internal career progression
  • Opportunity to work with Fortune 500 company
  • Stamp 4/ EU citizen only

What you need to do now
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