Technical Consultant – Dublin

Job title: Technical Consultant

Location – Dublin, Ireland

Salary – Exceptional salary, bonus & benefits

Client – Our client is headquartered in Dublin, with offices in New York, London and Singapore. They are a wholly owned subsidiary of a US headquartered business with revenues of $8bn. They deliver the latest generation of Enterprise Data Management (EDM) solutions to financial organisations worldwide.

Role Overview – Our client is seeking an experienced Technical Consultant to join their team and work in a client facing, but hands on technical role. You will be acquisitive, curious, proactive and dynamic in character, and have a strong understanding in Python, Java and Oracle database.

Role and Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will;

  • Determine the Clients solution requirements
  • Design and implement enterprise solutions to meet the Clients requirements using BPL’s
  • Enterprise Data Management platform.
  • Work in a hands-on capacity on the integration and configuration of Client implementations
  • Liaise with the Client’s business analysts and BPL’s R&D teams.
  • Participation in testing (functional and performance) of Client solutions
  • Provide training and support for Clients technical teams

This role may also require travel to Client sites, where necessary.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline or equivalent
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience as a Software Developer/IT Consultant, with demonstrable experience in designing and implementing financial services software solutions
  • Python or Java programming language; proven hands-on experience using python programming language in a commercial environment.
  • Proven experience using database technologies is essential;
  • Experience with Oracle 11g strongly preferred, other database experience an advantage
  • Extensive experience writing and tuning SQL and PL/SQL
  • Strong knowledge and experience using Java technologies is essential;
  • Configuring, deploying, monitoring and debugging Java distributed enterprise applications
  • Experience with using and configuring Java APIs (JMS, JNDI, JDBC etc.)
  • Knowledge of integration technologies / approaches (messaging, replication, services)
  • Experience of XML technologies (XML, XML Schema, XQuery, XSLT, XPath, SAX, DOM)
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong oral and written communication and presentation skills
  • Professional manner

Knowledge & Experience of the following are a distinct advantage for the role, but not
essential;

  • Java coding experience
  • Source control, build and continuous integration tools an advantage (SVN, Ant, Maven,
    Jenkins)
  • Experience of Financial Services & Capital Markets sector
  • Knowledge of Vendor Pricing and Reference Data Feeds (Bloomberg, Reuters, IDC, SIX
    Telekurs, S&P, Fitch, Moody’s etc.

If this is a role you would be interested in hearing more about, apply today by using our online form and a member of our team will be in contact with you once we have reviewed your application!