Senior Software Engineer | Collins McNicholas

Senior Software Engineer

  • Reference: GYGN8077
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Limerick
  • Category: Information Technology

We are seeking a talented Senior Software Engineer who has a passion for delivering great software products that meetcustomer needs. The right candidate will be a self-motivated positive person who puts team goals ahead of individual accomplishments and collaborates often and effectively with project team members to achieve the scheduled work. The Senior Software Engineer will participate in a full software development life cycle and adhere to a quality management system. The candidate will be part of a highly technical software engineering team building our line extension software


  • Works independently to specify, plan, design, develop, test and support software components as assigned.

  • Works with team to establish necessary requirements specifications and test plans for software product validation.

  • Responsible for researching, recommending, estimating, prototyping, and/or initiating the development of products, methodologies, and technologies.

  • Contributes to project schedule generation including scope of work, duration of tasks, and order of execution.

  • Responsible for translating requirements into design and implementation of well-structured and documented software components.

  • Presents/Participates in design reviews and code inspections.

  • Implements solutions to assigned defect issues.

  • Anticipates system faults, failure modes, and unusual events, making sure the software adequately mitigates identified risks.

  • Develops automated unit test cases to assure software meets the design criteria.

  • Monitors work progress against schedule commitments, reports progress to leadership in a timely fashion, including when work will not be completed according to schedule milestones.



  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree preferably in Computer Science, Engineering or Math

  • A minimum of 5 years experience in software development engineering.

  • A minimum of 5 years of Object Oriented Design.

  • A minimum of 5 years of Object Oriented Programming.

  • A minimum of 3 years of C#/.NET experience

  • A minimum of 3 years of Web Development Technologies: JavaScript, AngularJS, ASP .NET, CSS, HTML, JQuery, SignalR, WebAPI

  • Action oriented with a focus on results

  • Demonstrated positive work ethic with a strong commitment to achieving project goals.

  • Excellent written and oral communication and interpersonal skills are essential.

  • Experience with the AgileScrum process.



  • Experience working in a regulated (FDA) environment with medical instrumentation is a plus.

  • Experience working on software for Flow Cytometers or other related medical devices.

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Gillian Nicholson

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  • Gillian Nicholson
  • Principal Recruitment Consultant - IT Division
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