Globoforce, Inc.

  • Software Engineer - Java

    Job Locations
    IE-Dublin
    Category
    Information Technology
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • The Opportunity

    About your role:

     

    Our SaaS platform is highly scalable, with a single code base and a high focus on code quality and code coverage. Learn more here

     

    We’re looking for a Java developer to join our team. Someone that gets a kick out of developing high quality code, is driven to constantly seek out improvements, and collaborate across teams, bringing the very best technology features to life.

    Responsibilities, Skills & Qualifications

    Here’s just some of what you will be doing:

     

    • Working with a distributed development team to deliver continuous projects that will enhance our SaaS platform capability.
    • It’s an agile environment so you will take a user story and run with it from start to finish.
    • Attend sprint planning & grooming sessions, daily stand-ups and retrospectives with our technology teams (Dev, Automated QA, UX/UI, Product).
    • Working with our DevOps and Architecture teams to move to a continuous deployment model.
    • We’re a really collaborative team here in Globoforce. You will be actively contributing to solutions & have full involvement in the changes (not just follow a template) e.g. drive OOP best practices.

     

     Required skills and experience:

     

    • Several years (3+) years production experience in enterprise JWeb Application development with the following: OOP, JDBC; Spring IoC/MVC, Servlets, JEE stack: Servlets API, JDBC; Spring.
    • Good RDBMS Database application development experience with SQL or no-SQL databases or other  
    • Experience in development of integration components using JMS, Web Services(REST) and Camel
    • Experience with git or other version control tools
    • Experience with automated testing frameworks and knowledge of Linux and shell scripting is an advantage
    • Well used to working in an Agile development environment
    • Full stack development experience - an advantage but not essential

     

     

    Education and Qualifications:

    • A Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or another related field, or equivalent work experience

     

    Benefits: 

    • 25 days annual leave - Holiday entitlement, increases per years of service.  
    • Company plan VHI Health Care & Dental cover for employee, partner and children   
    • A Pension commences after probation period 
    • Participation in Globoforce’s employee motivational programs (Globostar Reward & Recognition program and our Years of Service Award) 
    • Discounted gift certificates
    • Discounted TaxSaver Travel cards/free car parking
    • Income Protection
    • Life Assurance 
    • Access to our Tuition Reimbursement Scheme
    • Access to Globo University
    • Additional ‘perks - Free breakfast cereal, fruit, tea/coffee, fantastic catered events throughout the year etc. 

     

    The Company

    Pioneer of the WorkHuman® movement, Globoforce® makes work more human for millions of people and organizations worldwide. Today, Globoforce® is the leading provider of human applications, including its award-winning Social Recognition solution. Through its WorkHuman® Cloud suite of products, companies can strengthen employee performance and relationships between people and teams on a more positive, socially connected level – in tune with how work gets done today. Founded in 1999, the company is headquartered in Framingham, Mass., and Dublin, Ireland. 

     

    Did you know 

     

    We are #2 Great Place to Work in Ireland for the medium-sized workplace category 

     

    We moved into brand new state of art offices just last year – check it out  

    We are a true global company with our HQ in both Dublin, Ireland and Framingham, Massachusetts with remote employees scattered across the world 

     

    Our core values are: Respect, Imagination, Determination and Innovation.  If you are interested in learning more, please visit us at  https://www.globoforce.com/company/  

     

    Location: Globoforce, 19 Beckett Way, Parkwest Business Park, Dublin 12.   

    Our modern offices are easily accessible by Car, Rail (Park West & Cherry Orchard station – on the Dublin Connolly-Portlaoise line), Bus, LUAS and close to shops, restaurantetc.   

     

    Office: Instead of reading about us, let us show you our great work space, and hear from our employees about Life in Globoforce We are also thrilled to share our new careers culture video so you can understand what it FEELS like to work at Globoforce & see our great workspaces by clicking here 

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