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Senior Software Engineer (Brand new team)

Job Description

Java Developer - World class Cloud SAAS security platform- Java/Python/Golang

VANRATH are working in partnership with a high growth Cloud Security firm as they grow out a talented team in Belfast. With a small team already on board this is a key role in a very exciting period for the business.
Working closely with the existing Site Lead.

You will be joining a brand new Java team for a new product line within the business. You will be joining a team who enjoy solving complex problems, big sky thinking, and obsess over getting the details right-all while building bonds of teamwork and friendships that last a lifetime. The company love what they do and are proud of their work to secure clouds and container environments for thousands of users worldwide.

  • Building state of the art threat detection systems
  • Work with PMs, customers, and sales to design and develop new security products/features
  • Write scalable, maintainable, and testable code along with automated testing pipelines to ensure CI/CD is a reality
  • Architect, design, and implement ecosystem services into our clients platform to help grow the adoption and stickiness with their customers
  • Actively engage with other teams across the company to identify security scenarios where machine learning/applied statistics can be used and guide the development of solutions to these problems.
  • Write functional specs, design specs and participate in code reviews
  • Develop infrastructure as required to monitor and scale


Ideal candidate:

  • 5+ years of experience in software development.
  • Experience/ Exposure to architectural decisions.
  • Some cloud background
  • Ms/Phd in computer science or similar
  • Experience developing with Java, C/C++, Python or Golang
  • Plenty of exposure to CI/CD


Nice to haves:

  • Experience developing RESTful web services and using frameworks like dropwizard, spring, spring boot.
  • Demonstrated ability to design for scalability, performance and reliability.
  • Knowledge of relational database engines like MySQL, Postgres, SQLServer, Oracle etc.
  • Experience with Snowflake is a plus
  • Working knowledge/experience with AWS-stack

Please see below for some of my recent testimonials available on Google.

" Jonathan is a great professional extremely committed and knowledgeable. He manages to turn the recruitment process in such a pleasant experience taken the pressure away from job seekers allowing them to focus completely in the opportunities at hand. Jonathan's experience in the IT arena allows him to match the right candidates with the ideal roles/organizations. His work goes way farther than the signing of the contract, his after hire support and follow ups certainly differentiates his services making him unique. I always make a point to recommend Jonathan to my friends and colleagues. ".

Sound good? To find out more information on the role advertised, please submit your CV or contact Johnathan Potts at VANRATH in the strictest confidence.

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