Software Engineer - Java

We are recruiting software engineers to work with our News API platform


Founded in 2000, ZENARK develops products that monitor news, social media, radio and TV.

We have recently launched a News Search API. We are currently recruiting a team to build product offerings using this platform.

We are looking to recruit engineering and technical staff at all levels. We can offer real-world flexibility for our employees including shorter working weeks, work from home or remotely using state of the art technology. We can also offer attractive and tailored financial packages.

Job description

We are recruiting Java developers. Our core platforms are all based on Java 8.

We can work with potential employees to match your skills and interests with our active projects.


We would expect you to have at a minimum:

  • 3 years of experience building web applications using Java
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a start-up environment
  • Understanding and interest in distributed systems, web services and cloud architectures

We would be happy to see a mix of these on your CV:

  • Front-end technologies such as HTML, Javascript, CSS
  • SQL particularly in high volume performance critical applications
  • Single page web application development (we are using Webix)
  • understanding of RESTful APIs and experience working on them
  • search technologies (e.g.Elasticsearch, Lucene, Solr )


Please email your CV and a covering note to

We are happy to consider full-time, part-time and contractor applications. You will be offered the opportunity to work from home or at our office in Dublin (subject to guidelines from the Government of Ireland).