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Senior Software Engineer - Data

  • Location
    • Limerick, Limerick
    • Limerick, Munster
  • Schedule Full time
  • Posted


The Vehicle Data Engineering team is seeking a Senior Software Engineer with a proven track record building large scale data streaming platforms.  The ideal candidate will play a crucial role in developing and maintaining data-related systems comprising high throughput data streams, data curation and data storage / file system architectures, data security and governance, as well as inline inferencing and AI algorithms.

What will you do:

  • Develop a scalable data platform to support continuing increases in data volume and complexity.
  • Develop data pipelines to ingest, process, and curate large volumes of data using Akka or similar technologies.
  • Support the infrastructure required for optimal ingestion, transformation, and loading of data.
  • Collaborate with data scientists and analysts to support the needs of advanced ML development.
  • Design and implement rigorous data validation, governance, and quality checks to uphold data integrity.
  • Mentor & Support junior engineers by providing guidance, coaching and educational opportunities.

Additional Description

Your Skills & Abilities (Required Qualifications):

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field.
  • 7+ years software engineering experience, with a focus on data engineering and proficiency in Java.
  • Proven cloud experience and strong familiarity with at least one cloud platform (Microsoft Azure - preferred , AWS, GCP).
  • Experience in building distributed data processing micro-services and high-quality, scalable data products.
  • Strong background in data modelling, metadata management and data quality.
  • Knowledge in both relational and non-relational DB and experience in Schema design.
  • Good understanding and experience with CI/CD practices.
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Excellent teamwork skills, with a proven ability to collaborate effectively.


  • Experience in handling and processing various file formats, including video and image files.
  • Proficiency in working with object stores for efficient storage and retrieval of data.


This role is categorized as Hybrid. This means the successful candidate is expected to report to the Limerick office 3 times per week, at minimum.

Note : This job description is intended to provide a general overview of the position and does not encompass all tasks or responsibilities that may be required. Additional duties may be assigned based on business needs.

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