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Derilinx is a growing data start-up, based in Dublin. We help public-sector bodies publish Open Data, making it easy for anyone to find and use valuable information. Open Data can be anything from property prices and real-time bus times to details on hiking trails. Derilinx has built the Irish National Open Data Portal data.gov.ie, as well as data portals for cities and international agencies. Derilinx also creates solutions that make it easy for people to use Open Data. Our product DataSparks uses Open Data to help homeowners make home renovation decisions, resulting in warm, comfortable homes, reduced energy costs and increased property values. Derilinx is rapidly becoming a global leader in Open Data and we are looking for candidates who are as interested and passionate by the potential of data as we are.

Vacancies

Software Developer / Data Analyst

This new role involves being an integral member of the Derilinx product team, developing software solutions that drive data collection, publication and analysis. This opportunity will suit an experienced software developer, with data mining and analytical skills.

Duties of the role include (but are not limited to):

  • Contribution to core Derilinx products.
  • Design and implementation of new product functionality.
  • Extraction, analysis and application of data for business intelligence.
  • Close collaboration with the Derilinx development, sales and management teams on business requirements.

Skills Profile

Candidates should have expertise in the following:
  • Programming language – fluency in Python and JavaScript.
  • Knowledge of web technologies and frameworks - HTML, CSS, Django, Bootstrap, Github, RESTful API development.
  • Experience with development infrastructure – Docker, AWS, Linode
  • Experience with data mining and analysis
  • Product development
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
The following skills are also desirable:
  • Open Data tools and technologies, e.g. CKAN
  • Information Retrieval systems, e.g. Solr, ElasticSearch
  • Experience with data visualisation, e.g. D3, leaflet.
  • Knowledge of statistical modelling, data analytics and machine learning techniques, experience with R or SAS.
  • Linked Data technologies, e.g. RDF, SPARQL, triple stores

Desired Experience

We are looking for an experienced software developer with a capability in data technologies. Individuals should show evidence that they are goal-oriented, trouble-shooters and can be valuable members of a team. Most of all we want an individual who is self-motivated and passionate about what they offer and do. In exchange this individual will be joining a company during its first few years. With ambitious growth plans this is a great time to join Derilinx.

Candidates interested in this opportunity should contact Deirdre Lee through email at deirdre@derilinx.com

Join the Derilinx Team

We currently have full-time, part-time and internship positions available in software development, data science, and sales operations. Derilinx uses cutting-edge technologies to build high-quality Linked and Open Data solutions for our customers.

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Candidates

We are looking for ambitious candidates, who are willing to learn and who are comfortable working in an Agile environment. Candidates should have expertise in the following:

  • Programming languages e.g. Python, Java, Javascript
  • Full-stack Web development
  • RESTful API development
  • Data management and manipulation
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

The following expertise is also desirable:

  • Open Data tools and technologies, e.g. CKAN
  • Linked Data technologies, e.g. RDF, SPARQL, triple stores
  • Information Retrieval systems, e.g. Solr, ElasticSearch
  • Microsoft systems, e.g. Sharepoint, SQL Server
  • Big Data technologies, e.g. NoSQL, Hadoop
  • Product development

If you are interested in a position at Derilinx, please send your CV to Deirdre Lee