Software Engineer

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Company Name

Druid Software

Job Hours

Full Time

Target Discipline

IT and Telecoms

Contact Name

Paul Gahan

Company Address

2nd Floor Block D, Bray Civic Centre, Bray, Co. Wicklow, Ireland, A98 E1W9

Operating Sector

IT and Telecoms

Company Website

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Qualification Level


Number of Vacancies


Job Description

About Druid

Founded in 2000, Druid Software is based in Bray, Co. Wicklow and is an innovative and dynamic organisation developing 2G, 3G and 4G mobile network solutions for business users. Druid's software is widely deployed in Europe delivering enhanced mobile services and unified communications solutions to businesses where employees require mobility. The vertical sergments which Druid addresses include: Healthcare, Universities, Airports and Security. In 2019, Druid Software is building upon its 4G platform and looking to develop its 5G platform.

Druid focuses on employee training, development and retention. Our staff are central to everything we do, they are creative, innovative, and solution focused, dedicated to excellence in the design and development of services.

The Development function, which comprises of a wide range of skill sets, is a high performing team and a critical part of the continued success of Druid’s strategy.  Due to the growing demand for our solutions, Druid is expanding its Development department and an exciting opportunity exists to join our team of developers, developing mobile network software. The successful candidate will play a key role in developing solutions across multiple platforms as we move into new geographies and new markets.

Benefits of working for Druid

A competitive salary with bonus
Employee Share Option Scheme after one year’s service
5% Pension contribution after one year’s service
Technical and business training
Mentoring and coaching
Opportunity for career progression
Opportunity to travel to customer sites.
Opportunity to work alongside leading engineers in newly emerging technologies

Duties and Responsibilities

·       Working as part of a development team, on a number of varying projects for Linux-based platforms.

·       Use of C, C++, python & JavaScript programming languages.

·       Use of development/analysis tools e.g. vim/emacs, Wireshark, valgrind, strace, gprof.

·       Daily use of a desktop linux OS e.g. Ubuntu, Fedora, etc.

·       Follow team processes and methodologies, using agile techniques and GIT & JIRA tools.

·       Certain projects will involve working closely with customers and travel to customer sites.

·       Continual learning of techniques and technologies relevant to post.

·       The post holder may be required to perform other duties as appropriate to the post, which may be assigned to him/her from time to time, and to contribute to the development of the post




Essential Criteria 

·  A Bachelor of Science or Engineering (Degree) in IT, telecommunications or equivalent.

Desirable Criteria

- Post graduate qualification in a related field



Essential Criteria 

- Experience with C or C++ and python programming languages

 - Experience with a server-based or desktop-based Linux OS

Desirable Criteria

- One/two years experience in the software industry

- Daily use or expert knowledge of Linux OSs.

- Experience with agile process and associated tools e.g. JIRA

- Experience with Linux-based development tools e.g. vim/emacs, valgrind, strace, gprof.

- Experience working with modern IT environments and latest industry tools.


Core Competencies

Essential Criteria 

- A solid team player with ability to work independently

- Strong focus on quality and customer satisfaction

- Flexible and adaptable to developing business needs and work patterns

- Ability to work analytically

- A problem solver

- High level of interpersonal skills with ability to communicate effectively wtih customers and colleagues.

- Planning and organisational skills.

- An ability to work under pressure on high priority, service -affecting issues

- Highly motivated, with the drive to solve problems and expand knowledge.

Desirable Criteria

- Good knowledge of software design processes and software testing principles


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How To Apply

CV and covering letter by email

Closing Date

Tue, August 06, 2019