Are you searching for an opportunity to play a key role in driving the dramatic growth of a highly successful software company?

We at Poppulo have come together to create the market’s most comprehensive omnichannel employee communications platform with unmatched personalization, measurement capabilities, and class-leading space management solution. For the first time, organizations can instantly connect with every employee -- both disconnected and connected -- wherever they work, through a single omnichannel platform.

The combined business currently serves 6,000+ customers, connecting with and serving content to over 35 million employees in more than 80 countries.

Confidence can sometimes hold us back from applying for a job. But truly, there's no such thing as a 'perfect' candidate. We are a place where everyone can grow. So however you identify and whatever background you bring with you, please apply if you meet the requirements of this role in the broadest sense and if this is a role that would make you excited to come to work every day.

The Opportunity:

Poppulo seeks Backend Software Developers both Mid and Senior levels to work with the Product development team. This position will serve as a key member of the Poppulo cloud development team that is responsible for building our next generation platform. These people will work with other developers, architects, product, and QA Engineers to design and develop the foundational aspects of the platform.

We know there’s no such thing as a “perfect" candidate - we’re all a work in progress and are growing new skills and capabilities all the time. We encourage you to apply for a position with Poppulo even if you don’t meet 100% of the requirements. We believe in fostering an environment with a diversity of perspectives, in hopes that we can all thrive.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and develop backend services using TypeScript, NodeJS and the associated frameworks.
  • Develop new features, enhancements, and maintain software products and applications.
  • Help improve our code quality with writing unit tests and code reviews.
  • Research and recommend solutions based on the latest trends.
  • Collaborate with the product team to understand the user stories and translate that into an effective technical solution.
  • Team up with other developers and architects to build highly scalable, secure and reliable services.

Candidate Expertise Required

  • Bachelor of Computer Science/Technology or equivalent experience
  • Hands on experience with AWS is a MUST
  • 5+ years of developing backend software in an enterprise team environment
  • Strong experience in TypeScript, NodeJS and the associated frameworks
  • Professional experience with NoSQL and SQL databases
  • Experience with Message Queues and Event Driven Architecture
  • Experience with both containers (ex. Docker) & AWS Lambdas
  • Experience in building RESTful web services
  • Solid software design principles that meets the architectural standards
  • Understanding of how to write clean code that manages complexity
  • Passion for technology and building highly scalable solutions
  • Ability to work in a team environment and be a strong team player

Our ideal candidate would also have:

  • Experience of building and supporting scalable and secure web services
  • Experience working with JS React Framework and/or other UI Frameworks
  • Direct knowledge about application security best practices
  • Experience with Elastic Search & Redis
  • Strong interest in systems architecture and a passion to learn
  • Familiarity or experience with full stack development
  • Good problem solving skills and creative thinking
  • Ability to generate ideas based on customer feedback and market input

Why Us?

  • An excellent workplace culture
  • Competitive salary
  • Company performance-related bonus
  • Medical insurance
  • Flexible working hours
  • Educational assistance
  • In-house soft skills training

Who We Are

We are a values-driven organization that encourages our employees to bring their authentic selves to work every day and empowers everyone to make a tangible impact on our products, clients and culture. We offer a dynamic environment with driven, fun and flexible individuals, who thrive on challenge and responsibility. This is an opportunity to contribute to our culture and join a company that’s on the move.

Named a Great Place to Work in 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021 , we are one of the fastest growing technology companies in Ireland.

This is an opportunity to contribute to our culture and join a company that’s on the move. We live the Poppulo company values each day and they are key to everything we do.

“High Standards As Standard”, “Together We’re Better”, “Adapt To Succeed”, “Honesty Throughout”, “Be The Example”, “Don’t Just Work… Learn and “GET IT DONE”

Poppulo is an equal opportunities employer.

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