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We Are Hiring – Senior Software Engineers

26 October 2018 NetFort News By: Darragh Delaney
Senior Software Engineers


At NetFort, we design and develop software that analyzes network traffic using deep packet inspection techniques to give our customers a unique level of internal visibility, including user activity, file and database monitoring, intrusion detection, bandwidth usage and Internet access.

We are located in Galway, a great cultural and sporting city, and one of the fastest growing cities in Europe.

Our engineers work on core R&D projects from requirements capture and analysis through design and coding to deployment and support.

As a Senior Software Engineer you will be involved in the following life-cycle activities:

  • Software architecture and detailed design, helping to interpret and analyze requirements
  • Software development to written technical specifications and coding standards
  • Testing, finding and fixing faults
  • Participation in reviews during the life-cycle

You will be part of a multi-skilled team working closely with specialists from across several disciplines, including systems engineers and project managers. You may be working on a number of projects at the same time.
Our projects range from rapid developments where tight timescales apply (a few weeks) to full scale developments (up to 2 years).
You will learn exciting technologies. We offer competitive salaries and share options.


  • UNIX, C, Python
  • Technologies: TCP/IP networking, UNIX and kernel programming
  • Experience in developing high performance code solutions
  • Excellent communication, presentation and writing skills
  • Degree in IT, Electronic or Computer Engineering or related discipline
  • At least 5 years design and development experience.


  • Familiarity with Linux operating system concepts, GIT and JIRA
  • Professional and positive approach
  • Self-motivated and capable of working on your own initiative
  • Team player, dynamic and creative.