C++ Linux Engineer

About Our Company

TitanHQ is a fast-growing, ambitious, highly successful and multi award-winning software security company. We identify more than 100,000 new malware sites every single day via our threat intelligence database of 650 million users. With over 20 year’s web and email security experience, TitanHQ is trusted by over 8,200 businesses and 2,200 MSPs to supply and provide software security services. We were awarded a Gold Star Review for SpamTitan in 2017, have also been named finalists for the Best Anti-Spam Security Solution at the Computer Security Awards and recently listed in the Deloitte Fast50 2021 in recognition of our rapid growth as a business.

Now is an exciting time to join TitanHQ! After many years of organic growth, we have secured private equity investment and will be continuing our journey with ambitious growth targets.

About the role

As a Senior Software engineer you will work as part of the core backend engineering team in TitanHQ to design and implement our next generation spam and web filtering solutions. The successful candidate will show a strong background in C++ programming in a Unix environment, take ownership of parts of the code base and possess good communication skills. This is a fantastic opportunity for an energetic and passionate individual who wants to join a Company in which they can expand their technical abilities, using best in breed tools. You will be responsible for leading the delivery of for the TitanHQ product set, improving and building products to ensure we stay up to date with the newest technologies, fixing and testing software and always looking for ways to develop the products.

This is an exciting opportunity to join our friendly and self-motivated team who offer a great working environment and excellent development opportunities.


Key Responsibilities include:

  • Design, implement and test highly optimized, low latency solutions in C++
  • Participate in product design, development, troubleshooting and delivery of system components.
  • Help maintain code quality with a high level of automated test coverage
  • Investigate and fix root cause of application defects
  • Drive innovation across the TitanHQ product set
  • Mentoring and coaching junior developers


Who we are looking for:              

  • Extensive software development experience
  • Degree in Computer Science/ IT preferred but not essential
  • Expert C++ programming skills
  • Expertise with Linux and/or FreeBSD operating systems, shell scripting and network protocols (DNS, SMTP, HTTPS)
  • Experience with relational databases desirable, but not essential
  • Strong communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail and organisation skills
  • Ability to work well within a team in addition to working remotely

TitanHQ Benefits – What will you get in return?

  • Opportunity to have an impact within a Private Equity funded, High Growth Irish Company operating in the cyber security domain, delivering next generation software as a service platform.  
  • Highly engaged team environment, leveraging agile methodology, where you will get to drive the roadmap and deliver cutting edge features for customers in the cyber security space.
  • We encourage contribution and decision-making Ideas are listened to and encouraged. Experts are allowed to make decisions
  • A great emphasis on teamwork, communication and keeping everyone up to date on our progress as a company.   
  • Join a growing team of strong players with the opportunity to learn and grow your knowledge and career.
  • Excellent City Centre location, beside Salthill Promenade.
  • Flexible hours and remote working opportunities
  • Great Sports and Social club with lots of events for the team throughout the year – matched Company contribution.
  • Competitive compensation including the opportunity to earn bonus based on performance (role dependant)
  • Company pension scheme and vacation allowance
  • Death in service benefit (4 x basic salary)
  • Company Sick Pay
  • Income Protection scheme
  • Health insurance through VHI 

Salary: Permanent/Contract

Location: Galway or Remote, Ireland


Interested? Send your CV to JBE-1452958@mg.postingpanda.co.uk.

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