Globoforce, Inc.

  • Full Stack Java/UI Engineer - 6 Month Day Rate Contract

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  • The Opportunity

    This position involves working in an agile environment where we release frequently across our customer base.  You will be working on our SaaS based solution, building innovative Social Recognition solutions.  You will be helping us expand our product suite – launching a low-touch, subscription-based version of our world-leading social recognition to the marketplace. It’s an exciting new strategic direction and a high priority project for Globoforce. Learn more about our products here.  

    We’re looking for a Senior Full Stack Java/UI developer to join the team working on this.  This role is for you if you get a kick out of developing high quality code, are driven to put forward new ideas and constantly seek out improvements. Active collaboration between team members and across teams is central to our success, bringing the very best technology features to life in an environment where people challenge each other, and have fun doing it.  

    The tech stack will be JavaScript, HTML 5, CSS including frameworks such as CanJS, Angular, React.  We are interested in you because you have a continuous learning mindset and are interested in leading advancement technically and functionally.  While the role is primarily UI focused, there are opportunities to work across the full stack from UI to end data points. 


    Responsibilities, Skills & Qualifications

    The skills you will bring: 

    • BS or MS Degree in Computer Science, Information technology or equivalent working experience 
    • You have 5+ years working on application design and development, experience in JavaScript, HTML 5, CSS and JS frameworks 
    • You are familiar with RESTful as an API design/have experience integrating with middle tier Java applications  
    • You are a thought leader and love to guide the technical direction of the team  
    • You develop in accordance to best software engineering and UX practice, helping to define development standards for the team 
    • You like to collaborate openly with the team on shared items of work and communicate well in a team-oriented environment across locations 
    • You share your knowledge and enjoy mentoring other team members 
    • You have excellent communication skills – verbal and written – with the ability to communicate effectively with business partners and understand their requirements


    The value you will deliver: 

    • You will work with a distributed development team continuously delivering solutions that will enhance our SaaS platform capability 
    • You will partner with our UX/UI team and be part of the design discussions/decisions as well as implementing the designs 
    • You have an agile mindset, valuing respect, collaboration, continuous improvement and learning cycles, pride in ownership, focus on delivering value, flow and the ability to adapt to change 
    • You will contribute to sprint planning & backlog refinement sessions, daily stand-ups and retrospectives with our technology teams (Dev, Automated QA, UX/UI, Product) 
    • You will work with our DevOps and Architecture teams to move to a continuous deployment model

    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  

    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, restaurant, etc.   

    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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