C++ Software Engineer // Soapbox Labs

SoapBox Labs is looking for a C++ Software Engineer to join our Engineering Team.

We are building speech recognition technology for children between the ages of 4 and 12, enabling device interactions for gaming, learning and communication. The SoapBox platform allows developers to incorporate our speech technology solutions into their digital apps, products, and web services.

The Opportunity

The right person for this role is someone who is motivated, has a deep interest in software, is keen to keep learning, and is passionate about building a great product. You will care about agility as much as scalability and availability. Continuous deployment keeps us focused on incremental releases. Even our biggest technical achievements roll out piece by piece. Projects are kept short and tightly scoped.

We currently leverage a wide variety of technologies covering the full stack of web development, including C/C++, Java, Python, Scala, Node.js, RDBMS, HTML5, Non-Blocking frameworks (Akka, Spray), RESTful API development, backend integration with in-house real-time speech recognition models and more.

Your Requirements

    • 3+ years experience developing commercial software in a collaborative environment
    • Expertise working with C/C++
    • Experience working with another language such as Scala, Java, Python, JavaScript or similar
    • Strong knowledge of Computer Science concepts
    • Experience working with container/virtual management and orchestration technology
    • In-depth knowledge in object-oriented design, data structures & algorithm design
    • Advanced knowledge of Debugging & Profiling techniques
    • Proven problem solving skills

Bonus Points

    • Knowledge of or exposure to speech related technologies, libraries and frameworks
    • Experience working with embedded devices
    • Experience working with Cloud Technologies (Azure, AWS)
    • Experience working in a DevOps environment
    • GitHub Portfolio

What We Offer

    • A competitive remuneration package (with stock options)
    • Unique opportunity to shape the future of children’s voice technology
    • Flexible working environment
    • Dublin 8 location in walking distance of Dublin City Center
    • The chance to be involved in groundbreaking solutions in tech industry’s next giant leap

Please apply via our link:

https://my.hirehive.io/soapbox-labs/jobs/38450/c-software-engineer-dublin

Last applications: Friday Nov 9th

Please attach your CV and a cover letter explaining why you are the right person for the role.

SoapBox Labs is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to diversity in the workplace and we strive to reflect this in our company atmosphere and culture.

Unfortunately we cannot offer visa support for this role.

No recruiters required at this time thanks.

Prometheus Evangelist // Robust Perception

Prometheus Evangelist

Prometheus is a fast growing open-source monitoring project used by thousands of companies around the world. Given the growth in both the project and our company, Robust Perception is looking to hire a full-time employee as a Prometheus Evangelist in our Dublin offices.

Are you someone who loves explaining technology and helping others? Do you want to contribute to open-source? Do you like working on infrastructure? Can you pick up new technologies quickly?

This may be the job for you. You will regularly engage with and assist people who are looking to use Prometheus to monitor a wide range of technologies. As we are a small company there is scope for defining your own work, however you should expect to achieve the following in your first year:

  • 1 month: You have basic familiarity with Prometheus, can answer basic questions by users, and you are starting to make small changes to Prometheus itself
  • 3 months: You are writing a blog post a month, answering questions by users, and a regular contributor to the Prometheus codebase/docs
  • 6 months: Writing a few blog posts a month, engaging with the user community daily, answering most user questions, starting to develop training materials, and contributing to project itself
  • 12 months: You are well-known within the community, able to answer the majority of user questions around Prometheus, starting to provide advice/consulting for non-standard scenarios, contributing to the project, and giving public talks

Robust Perception is the world’s leading company dedicated to the Prometheus monitoring system, with customers from startups to Fortune 500s. We are known for our expertise and contributions to Prometheus, our weekly blog posts, and are behind the Prometheus: Up&Running book which is coming out later this year. Our offices are based in the GEC in Dublin 8, near Thomas Street.

Responsibilities:

  • Research and write blog posts and other material about Prometheus
  • Promote both Prometheus and the company via community engagement
  • Collaborate with the open-source Prometheus community to develop it and its ecosystem
  • Develop the company’s online training courses
  • Provide consulting and support to our customers

Requirements:

  • Good written communication skills
  • Can debug code/systems problems
  • Can program in at least one language (e.g. Go)
  • Bachelor’s degree in a Computing-related subject, or equivalent experience

As this is a mid-level position it is expected that you will only some of the items “Nice to have” listed below, so don’t let it scare you away from applying. Part of the job is gaining those skills which you don’t already have.

Nice to have:

  • Contributions to an open source project
  • Experience with Go, Java, Python, Ruby, Elm and/or React
  • Experience with monitoring systems, particularly Prometheus
  • Experience with technologies such as AWS, GCE, Azure, Kubernetes, Docker, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Apache, Nginx, Kafka, Cassandra, Redis, Ansible, Chef, Puppet, Salt etc.
  • Experience with tools such as git, Jenkins, CircleCI and Travis CI
  • Working knowledge of Unix/Linux internals, such as virtual memory, processes, filesystems, syscalls, dynamic vs static linking, ulimits, containers/namespaces
  • Working knowledge of networking, such as TCP, IP, firewalls, NAT, SSL, HTTP
  • Can debug using tools such as strace, top, iostat, df, du, ldd, ping, traceroute
  • Shell scripting and other sysadminny skills
  • Experience writing user documentation
  • Comfortable giving presentations locally and/or internationally
  • Customer service experience

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status.

Please send CVs with cover letter to jobs@robustperception.io

No agencies.

Full Stack / Lead Engineer // Stride

Full Stack / Lead Engineer

About Stride

Rapid change in higher education and the employment landscape means there are more options and opportunities to do what you love than ever! But navigating all those options to choose the right path is getting more complex – causing costly problems for students (and parents!), schools, colleges and employers. Doing what you love is best for everyone!

Stride makes learning and career discovery personal. We use machine learning to understand every student’s aptitudes, interests, motivations, etc and introduce them to opportunities they’ll love through people who are further along that journey!

What’s the opportunity?

Stride is eh, making strides…so we’re looking for another big dreamer to join our tight-knit, ambitious and innovative engineering team. We’re more than just coders – we’re opinionated, creative, learn-in-the-trenches engineers. You’ll have the opportunity to impact on the success of every student trying to find their way in the world – building a solution with global reach. As a founding member of Stride’s engineering team, this is an opportunity to pave your own path!

What will I be doing?

Stride engineers:

  • Positively impact our technical architecture and strategy.
  • Work fast to solve complex problems collaboratively.
  • Ship code to production when it’s ready, not when some delivery window opens.
  • Own your solutions and own the feedback. Great work is always recognised. Failure is celebrated for the positive lessons learned.
  • Care deeply about the impact you’re making for our users.
  • Obsess about the best user experience and empathise with our user’s journey.
  • Take pride in bringing your best to each user.

What skills do I need?

We’re hiring for a range of experience and skill sets. You’ll have:

  • Demonstrated ability to write great code. Specific technologies and years of experience are not our primary concern. Your ability to learn fast, code well and passion for your craft are most important.
  • Ideally, you’ll have some MVC experience for frontend and/or backend technologies.

Good to expert knowledge of two or more of the following:

  • Ruby on Rails (BIG advantage!)
  • REACT / AngularJS / Ember
  • Python
  • Postgres / MySQL
  • Java for Android
  • REACT native / Cordova / Ionic
  • Machine learning
  • AWS / Azure

Diversity is one of our core values – in terms of what Stride aims to achieve and in terms of how we operate.

Benefits

  • Package (salary / share options) based on level of experience
  • Play a key role in a fast-growing start-up supported by the NDRC, Enterprise Ireland, LEO and EU – based in the NDRC (Digital Exchange)
  • Flexibility – time, location, dress code, etc!
  • Create the future of career discovery…that’s all…

To apply, email michael@stride.careers

Web Engineers // Wattics

Men and women wanted for an extraordinary journey of discovery. We spend our rainy days in Dublin building a product we really love, growing a community of millions, organizing great company retreats, hiking & laughing.

We develop a global data analytics platform for energy managers to create a great impact on global businesses using the latest web technologies. Our human-centered platform helps consumers keep energy consumption/production under control. Our software change the way businesses discover saving opportunities, improve work conditions and become respectful towards the environment.

We need fast-paced web engineers to join a growing team of 10 people, passionate, who write code with the highest standard, well experienced in developing production code at large, who know how to create a wow effect with customers, and with a track record of implementing in Ruby on Rails and Java.

ABOUT YOU

  • You have built and maintained robust, scalable applications using the likes of Ruby, Java, JavaScript, Python (at least 3 years development experience required).
  • You function well in a fast-paced, informal environment where change is the norm
  • You love clean, quality code and understand the importance of test code
  • You are a passionate developer with a BS or MS in a computer-related discipline
  • You are detail-oriented, methodical, perfectionist and adaptable to work well in a team
  • You have a strong experience using JavaScript Frameworks/Libraries & relational DBs
  • You have excellent problem solving, critical thinking, and communication skills
  • You can handle client requests and develop new product specifications if needed

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • You will work with an excited international team of skilled engineers in an agile development environment with daily scrums and bi-weekly sprint meetings
  • You will work in a team and be responsible for the design and implementation of new features according to client requirements in Ruby On Rails
  • You will actively contribute to brainstorming, technology roadmap, and strategy sessions. * You will be responsible for proactively looking for ways to improve performance, simplify interactions, and automate management.

TECHNOLOGIES WE USE

  • Ruby On Rails
  • Java
  • Javascript
  • JQuery, React, Backbone (Marionette.js)
  • Rspec, Capybara, Teaspoon
  • MySQL
  • Linux shell
  • Git & Github (code reviews are part of our workflow)
  • AWS
  • TDD (Rspec)
  • Jira and agile methodologies

WHAT YOU GET

  • A great learning environment from both a software dev and business perspectives
  • A super experience to grow an analytics platform with real-time data from all over the World
  • A competitive salary, paid holidays, bonuses etc
  • Company retreats in remote locations
  • A fun, friendly and outgoing team
  • Equities in the company after one-year employment
  • An exciting work environment with other successful start-ups co-located in the same centre

WHAT NOW?

  • Apply by sending a CV and let us know what you are passionate about
  • Include links to your GitHub, Twitter, or anything that you are particularly proud to share.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: €35,000.00 to €55,000.00 /year

Apply to: antonio.ruzzelli@wattics.com

Full-Stack Lead Developer // BorrowFox

We’re looking for a full time, permanent Full-Stack Lead Developer, expert in JavaScript/PHP,CSS and HTML to work with us remotely to maintain our tech infrastructure to high quality standards.

BorrowFox is a live peer to peer platform for high end items mainly cameras currently operating in London but will shortly launch in Dublin

The platform is  fully operational and we are looking to take on a full time dev to work on enhancing and maintaining the platform.

You’ll be in charge of the technical environment management. You’ll be helping the customer service for technical issues. You will also partake in the company’s business operations, decisions and management.

WHY YOU SHOULD JOIN US:

  • Be part of the project from the early stage.
  • Evolve with us and partake in the development of one of the most ambitious eCommerce projects today.
  • Have a power of decision on the company’s strategic and financial development.
  • Have the autonomy to make what you will: a team, a product and even a way of doing things

YOUR PROFILE:

Strong expertise and at least 2 years working experience in

  • JavaScript, PHP, HTML and CSS
  • AWS Deployment
  • Previous experience in e-commerce or marketplace, in depth knowledge of web and app eCommerce platforms development techniques and operational processing.
  • Knowledge in marketing tools usage, such as Mailchimp or Mailgun
  • Bachelor or Master degree(s) in computer science, software engineering, IT with a minimum of 2 years working experience
  • Strategic understanding of business operations and business models
  • Good communication and relationship skills
  • Ability to articulate ideas to both technical & non-technical large audiences
  • Responsiveness, proactiveness & problem-solving abilities
  • Familiarity with technical requirements of Internet marketing and SEO

YOUR ROLES AND PURPOSES:

  • Working with the CEO an Co -founders, the CTO and the team to optimize, manage and maintain our tech infrastructure and architecture to high quality standards
  • Bringing up new business and tech ideas to the team
    Working with the team in a young, friendly and committed startup environment and putting all your efforts and focus on the company’s evolution
  • Updating websites’ information and content on a daily basis
  • Being able to train, inform and manage new employees and interns
  • Making sure our partners and customers are satisfied by answering phone calls and handling/resolving technical problems quickly
  • Identifying competitors’ strengths
  • Being up-to-date on tech standards, obstacles, trends, innovations, new technologies & best practices
  • Identifying trends in user behaviour and bringing suggestions based on your analysis
  • Being passionate, ambitious, efficient, organised and hard-working
  • Being able to meet deadlines, good time management
  • Understanding our vision, short term and long term objectives

Please note that this is an employment offer.

Friendly startup environment.

FIXED SALARY and/or EQUITY (1k€ to 15k€ per annum and/or 1%-5% with a 5 year vest).

Salary will evolve as the company grows. Equity is negotiable depending on profile and experience.

Commitment and motivation required !

HOW TO APPLY:

Email: Arthur.Pierse@BorrowFox.com