ICON Clinical Research

Cybersecurity Associate Software Engineer

Dublin, Ireland
15 Sep 2021
15 Oct 2021
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)
ICON plc is a world-leading healthcare intelligence and clinical research organisation. From molecule to medicine, we advance clinical research providing outsourced services to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device and government and public health organisations.

With our patients at the centre of all that we do, we help to accelerate the development of drugs and devices that save lives and improve quality of life.

Our people are our greatest strength, are at the core of our culture, and the driving force behind our success. ICON people have a mission to succeed and a passion that ensures what we do, we do well.

The Role:

Excellent opportunity to join a technology driven company, and work in a cross functional and collaborative environment, in a role that will allow you to have a great deal of influence.

For us, end user satisfaction achieved by user friendly responsive design, new technologies, cross team collaboration and continuous improvement matter.

We believe in Agile environment, Individuals and Interactions over process and tools, responding to Change, Continuous improvements and continuous delivery.

As a Cybersecurity Associate Software Engineer you will have substantial influence on our projects' technology, design and implementation.

As a Cybersecurity Associate Software Engineer you have a strong passion for software technology, an ability to directly contribute to product development, and will make sure that the delivered product is highly reliable and of good quality.

  • To build integrations of software applications for testing, regression and deployment as assigned by the head of Cybersecurity Operations.
  • To report to the head of Cybersecurity Operations on the progress on modules assigned to them and make them aware of any obstacles which may cause project slippage.
  • To implement software integrations via API's.
  • To write detection use cases as required for Cybersecurity Operations.
  • To test the software integrations they've implemented.
  • To communicate with the head of Cybersecurity Operations and Security Architect on issues resulting from implementing the proposed architecture and suggesting solutions.
  • To write use cases for functionalities.
  • To follow requirements as per the Software Methodology.
  • To review code of other software engineers on the project.
  • To raise the quality standards on the project, so that the constructed application is easier to maintain and extend.
  • To follow the software development process adopted for specific projects.
  • To ensure that all integrations and software development projects are fully documented
  • Be curious and want to work in the Cybersecurity Field.

  • 1+ years ́ experience in software development environment.
  • Good knowledge of design patterns
  • Working knowledge on front end to deliver dashboards, single page brochure sites
  • Good knowledge of JavaScript frameworks (AngularJS, ExtJS, jQuery)
  • Knowledge of web technologies (HTML5, CSS, CSS3)
  • Working knowledge on back end (Python for example)
  • Very good knowledge of SQL including stored procedures
  • Interest in IOS and Android app development
  • Knowledge of Java to support Spring and Hibernate
  • Familiarity with Java annotations and dependency injection

Benefits of Working in ICON:

Our success depends on the knowledge, capabilities and quality of our people. That's why we are committed to developing our employees in a continuous learning culture - one where we challenge you with engaging work and where every experience adds to your professional development.

At ICON, our focus is to provide you with a comprehensive and competitive total reward package that comprises, not only an excellent level of base pay, but also a wide range of variable pay and recognition programs. In addition, our best in class employee benefits, supportive policies and wellbeing initiatives are tailored to support you and your family at all stages of your career - both now, and into the future.

ICON, including subsidiaries, is an equal opportunity and inclusive employer and is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination and harassment. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please let us know through the form below.