Collins McNicholas

Are you a creative DevOps Engineer who finds immense satisfaction in working with innovative products, building the technology of tomorrow that will impact millions of lives? Do you get a rush from having the opportunity to see the entire software lifecycle on-site? Are you an enthusiastic IT professional that also likes to be part of a diverse team, working with people from all over the world? We would love to hear from you.

We’re interested in talking to professionals within Europe or even further away to join a growing team of talented IT professionals very much committed to R&D, developing highly specialized technology used in 4th and 5th generation mobile telecommunications system. This role is Ireland-based.

Our client is a trusted partner to international market leaders in telecommunications and financial markets where it provides digital transformation solutions to elevate their business operation. They’re working on mission-critical software projects for some of the world’s largest technology companies. At the start of 2018, they hired a team of 70 Software Engineers to work on their software campus in Athlone-Ireland.


*** This role is based in Athlone-Ireland. Open to EU and non-EUcandidates ***


The role involves:

Automate processes/code in Python, Ruby, Go, node.js, JavaScript, PowerShell, or another modern language.

Execution on all release engineering aspects of DevOps including Configuration Management, Build and Deployment Management, Continuous Integration and Delivery.

Create and deliver Infrastructure as Code (IaC) through a CI/CD pipeline

Consume/have literacy using source code / Binary repositories such as Git (gerrit), Artifactory, ECR, Jfrog.

Leverage configuration management/image management tools for Automation.

Successfully collaborate across various technical disciplines.

AWS/Linux admin experience a plus.


A successful candidate should demonstrate:


3 – 5 years’ experience in managing production levels systems

Experienced with Cloud.

Ability to work with cross-functional teams.

Innovation skills and vision.

Possesses and can further cultivate a diversity of thought.

Ability to process new concepts and technologies quickly has an appetite for learning.

Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Ability to multi-task and flex when priorities change.

  • An ability to influence through teamwork and collaboration.
  • A passion to provide world-class customer service.


They offer:


Competitive salary.

Health Insurance.

Pension scheme.

Continuous Improvement – Partnership with an award-winning higher education institution.

One-on-one career coaching sessions with IT leadership.

Experience in mission-critical and publicly available software projects.

Work with large multinational companies.

Continuous delivery and DevOps culture.

Non-political and practical.

Social atmosphere in a highly collaborative project-based team.

Flat organizational structure / Flexible time / Paid holidays / Parking / Canteen.

Strong relocation support.


If this role sounds right for you, I’d love to talk to you immediately. 

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