Software Engineer

Added: 13/08/2020

REF: 3773

Contract: Contract

Location: Dublin, Ireland

Job: Software Engineer

Duration: 12 months

Location: Dublin

Day Rate: Very Competitive


A Dublin based business with global reach is seeking experienced Software Engineers with particular experience around API Gateways. This is an opportunity to join a growing team, working on cutting edge tools and impacting the wider business.


Some Primary Responsibilities:

  • Design, modify, develop, write and implement software programming applications in support of the API Gateway
  • Participate in the testing process through test review and analysis, and skilled in Agile development methodologies, including unit testing and continuous integration
  • Working on an Agile team, participating in Scrum ceremonies and working as a team to fix bugs and work on new features for Kong API Gateway and supporting applications
  • Customer interaction providing support for Gateway issues by reading Splunk logs and troubleshooting the network stack
  • Developing Plugins and features into Kong API Gateway product and contributing back to open source
  • Enhancing monitoring/alerting of application using Splunk and Grafana/Prometheus
  • Troubleshooting of network issues using Splunk and working with other teams such as Firewall, F5, and private cloud teams

Ideal Background:

  • Proficient in modern programming languages (Python/Java/C++/LUA)
  • Experience with API gateway
  • Experience running containerized workloads
  • Experience with DevOps, Continuous Integration, and Continuous Delivery


Required Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience in Software Engineering
  • Familiar with container platforms (docker)
  • CI/CD (such as Jenkins, Ansible)
  • 2+ years of experience in platform engineering
  • 2+ years of experience in software development or engineering with a modern programming language
  • Experience in full software lifecycle activities
  • Experience operationalizing larger products



This is an immediate requirement for a skilled Software Engineer with extensive experience with API Gateways & Containerized workloads. If you are actively looking to secure your next contract position please share an updated CV and we can schedule a call.


Please note: All applicants must have either a Stamp4 Visa or EU passport to be considered for this vacancy

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