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Java Software Engineer – Fin-Tech “Start-Up” – Remote working in Ireland

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Ireland, Nationwide, Remote


Software Development, Software Engineering




€70-100K + 10% Bonus, 10% Pension, Healthcare, etc.

Stelfox has exclusively partnered with an exciting, lean, Fin-Tech “Start-Up” that specialises in providing critical, bespoke solutions to some of the world’s top Financial Institutions.

Our client acts as a key partner, focusing only on the most complex and high-value projects for their Financial Services customers and despite being new to the market they are already working with some of the biggest Investment and Financial Institutions across North America.

The company is currently embarking on several significantly high-profile projects, including building an advanced analytics platform for a Global Asset Management client.

Stelfox is collaborating directly with the CEO as he is actively recruiting for a high-performing Java Software Engineer to join this new project team delivering complex back-end solutions.

NB: This is a 100% remote-based position and can be based anywhere in Ireland.

As a Software Engineer, you will…

  • Work closely with leadership and senior stakeholders to understand the needs of clients.
  • Implement backend services in Java, Spring Boot, JPA, and other technologies on key projects.
  • Collaborate with other engineers in the team, ensuring best practices are being met as well as participate in code reviews, design discussions.
  • Lead from the front as a hands-on coder within the web engineering team.
  • Have the opportunity to work full-stack, expanding technical knowledge in other areas, such as quant-dev, front-end, and DevOps.

What you need:


  • Strong academic credentials (Degree/Masters – Computer Science or equivalent fields)
  • 4+ years commercial experience in software engineering using Java
  • Commercial experience of one other programming language such as Python/C++/Node.js is highly desirable
  • Experience working on scalable/complex or challenging web application backend services
  • Knowledge of distributed systems
  • Experience working with AWS infrastructure (EC2, S3, RDS, ECS, etc.)
  • Good understanding of APIs (GraphQL, REST APIs.)
  • Experience working with Databases (SQL / NoSQL.)
  • Familiar with Docker / Kubernetes
  • Experience in Linux and/or MacOS environments

Please note: We have a number of similar positions currently, and in the future, which we would like to discuss with you should you indicate your interest in this role. When we receive your application for this role, we will contact you to advise you of our process for other similar positions.

Stelfox is fully compliant with GDPR regulations and you can read more in our privacy policy here:

Your shared data will not be disclosed or transferred to a third party data controller or data processor located outside the EEA unless we have obtained your express consent. We look forward to working with you.

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