Senior Java Engineer

Engineering - SW Development · Dublin, Leinster
Department Engineering - SW Development
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced


Want to learn about biometric verification and work with the latest generation smart phone technologies? 

Interested in learning new platforms and new technology? - Then this is the job for you!

Daon is an innovative provider of award-winning biometric identity assurance software products and services focused on meeting the needs of governments and large commercial organizations worldwide.  We are currently looking for highly motivated Senior Java Engineer to join the engineering team in our Dublin office. 

Your contribution

You will work with our Dublin and US Engineering teams to help deliver identity assurance solutions and products.  The individual will be responsible for, and must be proficient at, working in all phases of the software development lifecycle. The role will be part of our flagship IdentityX product development team and will be responsible for evolving the product and integrating new biometric technologies as they become available. You have the flexibility and desire to learn new technologies and have strong knowledge of app deployment capabilities. You strive to improve capabilities, pick up and champion new technology and programming languages, apply best software development practices, look to add value and innovate. This is an exciting opportunity to work with skilled team in an interesting and growing technology space.

You have

  • A minimum of 5 years of Enterprise Java experience with a product focus
  • Must have strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Ability to create solutions to different problems. Desire to learn new skills and keep up to date with advances in development tools and frameworks.
  • Experience working with most of the following technologies is a plus: Spring Framework, Spring Boot, REST web services using Spring MVC, Hibernate (JPA annotations) and Soap Web services
  • The right candidate should have: Strong OO skills, familiarity with modern multi-tiered applications and a good understanding of web technologies
  • Have previously worked with any of the following relational databases: Oracle, SQL Server or MySQL
  • The ability to rigorously test software to ensure it meets the expected requirements. This includes the ability to create automated test suites
  • A good working knowledge of build and configuration management; SVN, Git, Maven, Jenkins, Bamboo, JIRA or similar tools
  • The ability to work at all stages of the Software Development Lifecycle
  • Experience with AWS is a plus
  • Degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent
  • Familiarity with Agile/Scrum methodologies
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a team
  • Very good verbal and written English

We offer

  • Flexible work environment
    • Hybrid approach - work from home or office
    • Accessible office in the heart of Dublin at the IFSC
  • Health & Wellness
    • 100% subsidized medical insurance for you and your family via Irish Life Health
    • Pension – defined contribution via New Ireland
    • Life insurance via Zurich
    • Income Protection via Zurich
    • Annual Leave + Company days
  • Learning & Development
    • An opportunity to work with the latest tech stack within the growing world of biometric and identity
    • Support in personal skills development through internal and external education
  • Great Culture
    • Organized Sports & Social Club and company events
    • Supportive and friendly people
    • International working environment

Thank You

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  • Location
    Dublin, Leinster
  • Department
    Engineering - SW Development
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience