Software Developer/ Engineer/ Architect

Backend Software Engineer - Mid Level


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

We at FWI and Poppulo have come together to create the market’s most comprehesive 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 omni channel platform.

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

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 FWI even if you don’t meet 100% of the requirements. We believe in fostering an environment where there is a diversity of perspectives, in hopes that we can all thrive.

The Opportunity

We are hiring backend engineers across a number of our teams here at Poppulo!

There is much more that we want to build and we work to continuously improve our current platform. We value skilled, enthusiastic engineers who are excited to learn. Join one of our cross functional teams (Development, Test, PM, UX/UI), in a supportive agile culture, where you can “Bring your best self”.

The opportunities available with us are full-time and permanent. Remote working is available within Ireland and the UK.


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 FWI | Poppulo company values each day and they are key to everything we do.

"Bring your best self”, “Own it”, “See it”, “Solve it”, “Together we’re better”.

FWI | Poppulo is an equal opportunities employer.

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Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop software based on user stories and requirements.
  • Work with the team to design solutions
  • Write clean and reusable code
  • Revise, update and refactor code where applicable.
  • Advocate for quality in both development and testing

About you:

  • 3+ years of experience as a backend engineer
  • Either in JavaScript/TypeScript experience OR Java, ideally some of that working on a SaaS product.
  • Practises of monitoring and debugging distributed systems
  • Agile processes, SCRUM and/or Kanban
  • Experience using DevOps practices on the full development lifecycle.

Our ideal candidate would also have some of these:

  • AWS knowledge (Here’s some services we use: api gateway, lambda, fargate, dynamoDB, IAM, cloudwatch, SQS, SNS)
  • API best practices
  • Experience with RESTful APIs & graphQL
  • Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively
  • Technology community involvement e.g. conferences, meetups, blogging, etc.
  • History of continually learning and adapting to the latest trends and technology
  • Great communication skills which you use to work with the wider team and department.
  • An excellent workplace culture
  • Competitive salary
  • Company performance-related bonus
  • Medical insurance
  • Flexible working hours
  • Educational assistance
  • In-house soft skills training