Monday, 14 August 2017

Software Developer position available at the CeADAR research centre

4 year position for a Software Developer available at Centre for Applied Data Analytics Research ( at DIT.

Details available at, job reference 011824

Monday, 19 June 2017

Big Data & Data Analytics Intern

Big Data & Data Analytics Intern
Sonra Intelligence Limited. - Dublin
Interested in Big Data, Data Warehouses, Business Intelligence, Data Analytics?
Want to learn more about Cloud computing (Google Cloud, Azure)?
Sonra Intelligence is looking for a computer science intern to join our growing team based in Dublin 7 Grangegorman DIT campus
The position is either full time or part time. Working remotely is an option.
3-6 months
Paid internship: 225 Euros
What you will do
Research, get to know, and understand big data cloud technologies (Google, Azure), e.g. BigQuery, Azure Data Lake, Parallel Data Warehouse, PowerBI
Implement and develop small pilot and proof of concept use cases
Document your findings
Here is an example task:
Research how Google Cloud Data Flow integrates with Google Pub/Sub and Google BigQueryImplement and develop a data pipeline across Cloud Data Flow, Pub/Sub, and BigQuery.Document findings.
What you should know
  • Understanding of data and data warehouse architecture
  • Understanding of Business Intelligence
  • Understanding of Cloud Computing
  • SQL
  • One of the following programming languages: Python, Java, Scala
Personal Qualities:
  • Student of computer science or related field
  • Good English language Communication Skills
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Explore and evaluate new ideas and technologies.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently on complex exploratory project
  • Strong affinity for teamwork and empowering fellow developers.
What we offer:
  • Learn from the #1 experts in the industry
  • Work with latest, highly-demand technologies
  • Improve your programming, problem-solving and communication skills
  • Flexible work arrangement: full time or part time, in our central office in Dublin or from home
  • Paid internship
  • Brand new offices at Grangegorman DIT campus
  • Gym, canteen, basketball courts etc. all on campus
  • Experience startup culture first hand
CV with description of your skills, and previous experience.
Job Type: Internship
Salary: €225.00 /month

Apply here

Thursday, 15 June 2017

Module Choices for 2017/18 for part time continuing students

For all part time continuing students:

Please complete the form available at to register your module choices for 2017/18.

Monday, 8 May 2017

Oracle User Group Meetup 11th May

The next Oracle User Group Meetup is on the 11th May.
This is a free event and you do not need to be a member to attend.  Check here to register.

The meetup will be in Bank of Ireland, Grand Canal Dock between 18:00 and 20:00.

The agenda for the evening is:
8:00-18:20 : Arrival, networking and enjoying the refreshments
18:20-18:30 : Introductions, overview of meet-up, etc

18:30-19:10 : Dataguard with RAC and Multi_tenant experiences.
A brief discussion of an architecture that uses Dataguard in a RAC and multi-tenant environment, with a focus on some key bugs and situations to be aware of for administration purposes. Will also include how rman backups are taken in this configuration

19:10-19:50 : Oracle Analytics Cloud Service
Have you heard about the newly released Oracle Analytics Cloud Service (OACS)?
Vertice will be reviewing the recently released OAC suite and discuss how this is more than just an addition to the Analytics range. This is a change to the prior individual products in terms of specific function in analytics, its now the full suite and caters for much wider needs. Vertice are happy to be early adopters of the OAC suite and have a number of projects underway and examples of how we are deploying it.
So a general overview of OAC, with some early insights into projects on the ground (or in the cloud!).

19:50-20:00 : Wrap-up  and you never know where we might go awards to continue the discussions!

Click here to register or just turn up to the meetup

Security Analyst/Consultant – BCC Risk Advisory & Edgescan

Job Description: 
We are looking for Security Analysts/Consultants with strong understanding or entry-level experience in web application security, network security and mobile security.
You have successfully completed your B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Computer Science / Information Technology or equivalent Third Level Qualification.
Initial experience with development/coding and scripting languages would be an advantage.
The successful candidate will perform security assessments & penetration testing and provide advice with the aim of improving our client’s software applications and systems security.

We’re looking for smart candidates who can work as part of our growing team and demonstrate a passion for all things security!

We have multiple positions available which range from entry-level (graduate) to multi-year experience.

• Become an expert penetration testing and vulnerability management & intelligence.
• Perform security assessments and validate vulnerabilities for a wide range of international clients.
• Perform penetration testing on web & mobile apps, networks, servers, etc
• Work between our SOC (Security Operations Centre) and also on client sites.
• Engage with clients regarding security issues and help them fix them.
• Assist with reviewing, developing, testing, and implementation of security plans, products, and control techniques.
• Evaluate new and proposed security systems, products, and technologies.
• Participate in the design and development of the edgescan vulnerability management platform.

• B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Computer Science / Information Technology or equivalent Third Level Qualification.
• Passion for IT Security and enthusiasm for learning.
• 1 + years of experience in a technical role a bonus but not required.
• Ability to work in a team and on your own initiative and the desire to work on escalated issues from other team members.
• Customer service orientation.
• Reasonable flexibility with working hours (some out-of-hours involvement in tasks may be required).

• Development skills
• Penetration testing experience (network and/or application)
• Mobile/Tablet security experience
• Security certifications or an M.Sc. in Computer Security is a bonus!

Please send your CV to