Senior Full Stack Developer

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Job Description

Do you want to work for the world leader in elite sports performance analytics?

I have been exclusively retained to work in partnership with Catapult as they continue to build out their team in Dundalk. Catapult exists to build and improve the performance of athletes and teams at all levels of sport. The company has evolved from an Australian startup to a global leader in sports technology with solutions for every element of the performance ecosystem; from wearable tracking to athlete management and video analysis.  Catapult is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX: CAT) and works with over 2,900 elite teams and institutes around the world.  The company is headquartered in Australia, with major hub offices in the US, Ireland and the UK.

We offer software, analytics and services that enable sports organizations at all levels to better scout, recruit, teach and win. Our products can be found internationally at practice facilities and arenas, in meeting rooms and on the road, serving premier teams in the AFL, NFL, EPL, NBA, NHL, MLS, NCAA and more.

We want people who are passionate about the delivery of high quality software through automation and collaboration.

Senior Full Stack Software Developer

Are you an aspiring Full Stack Software Engineer looking for an opportunity to work in a fast paced and fun environment helping elite sports teams across the globe? Then consider joining us here at Catapult Sports. We are building the next generation cloud platform that combines digital video assets, wearable data and athlete information to provide insights and analytics to coaching/support staff, sports scientists and athletes to assist in optimizing athlete performance. We believe that our customers deserve the best platform and we are on a mission to address these needs. You could be the one to help us achieve this goal!

You will be responsible for developing new efficient, scalable and effective software solutions in a mission critical environment. You will play a key role in auditing our existing code base and leading development plans to evolve existing applications as well as spearheading new, innovative efforts on burgeoning platforms built from scratch. Ideal candidate will excel in a fast-paced environment with your short project timelines from conception to deployment. 

Our engineering teams are focused on building highly-reliable, large-scale SaaS solutions. We work on areas such as horizontal scaling, high availability, configuration-as-code & analytics. 


What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Design and develop complex, web or desktop software applications 
  • Design, develop and deploy microservices and other components to facilitate Catapult’s growing product set.
  • Building highly scalable and highly available RESTful APIs used for search and retrieval of content from large datasets.
  • Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable code 
  • Help maintain code quality, organization and automation in coordination with team objectives.
  • Mentor junior developers and raise the bar for the team 
  • Participates in design and code reviews 
  • Create and maintain documentation as required
  • Contribute to all phases of the development life-cycle 
  • Participate actively in scrum activities and overall improvement of work processes. 
  • Assess and make recommendations on processes, designs, operations, and testing 
  • Collaborate with our other teams (primarily in Boston, Leeds and Melbourne) to produce world class software


What You’ll Need:

  • 6+ years Web Development experience.
  • 2-4 years of development experience within a microservices based architecture
  • 2-4 years of experience with NodeJS
  • 2-4 years of experience with SQL and MongoDB or other non-relational DBM
  • HTML, CSS, AJAX, JavaScript (including popular frameworks), NoSQL.
  • RESTful architectures
  • Strong understanding of test driven development and testing concepts to participate in unit testing, integration testing, system testing, and load testing
  • Scaling, caching, and microservices (understanding of the web and web browsers, their capabilities and limitations.)
  • CI/CD, build pipelines (Jenkins, Circleci, etc...)
  • Experience implementing Cloud and/or Hybrid-Cloud solutions. Preferably AWS. 
  • Proven experience working with Agile methodologies for delivering software
  • A strong base on the fundamentals with the ability to pick up and learn any 'stack'
  • Always open for a discussion/debate and seeking consensus
  • Excellent teamwork and communication skills


Education and Certifications


BS/MS in Computer Science Preferred



Why You’ll Like Working for Catapult:

  • We have amazing people. We can promise you will work with some of the smartest and most interesting people in the industry. We work hard but we always have fun doing it.
  • We value development. We are a high-performance organization that is always challenging ourselves to continuously grow. That means we maintain a growth mindset in everything we do and invest deeply in employee development.  You’ll need to be great to get hired here and we promise you’ll get even better.
  • We care about you. We offer competitive compensation and outstanding paid maternity and paternity leave. We also offer referral bonus, Quarterly Value Awards and social events.
  • We want you to love where you work.We have great office spaces located around the world with state-of-the-art equipment. Be aware, we have very competitive table tennis games in a couple offices so be prepared to play and have fun. 
  • We work with elite sports teams. Why wait until the weekend to be involved with your favorite sports teams? Every day you can make an impact with our clients who are some of the most elite teams in the world.


For a confidential conversation about this opportunity please contact Myles McKeown at Cpl on 02890725633 or to apply please just use the link provided.

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Myles McKeown

Principal Consultant 02890725633 / 07393014990
  • Salary:Negotiable
  • Location:Dundalk
  • Type:Permanent
  • Category:Technology & IT