Junior Development Engineer

€30,000 - €36,000 yearly
  • Writech Group
  • Mullingar, County Westmeath, Ireland
  • 08/11/2022
Full time, Permanent Data Analysis Digital Engineering Information Technology IOT (Internet of Things)

Job Description

The Writech Group are an internationally recognised leader in Fire Protection Systems. We are internationally approved to Design, Manufacture, Install, Service & Commission to all standards & have experience in Fire Sprinkler Protection, Foam enhanced Fire Protection, Gas Protection, Firewater Mist Protection, Insert Gas Protection & Special Hazard Fire Protection.

Its a very exciting time to join the Writech Group we have ambitious growth plans in the coming year!! In 2022 we opened our state-of-the-art Design and Innovations centre at our HQ offices in Mullingar, Co. Westmeath. As a part of this growth we are looking for an energetic Junior Developer to join our growing IT & Innovations team.

THE ROLE: Based in our Head Office in Mullingar Co. Westmeath, this role will be a part of the innovations team, and report to the Innovations and IT manager. This position is responsible for the design, development, implementation and support of database modules, mobile applications, and other IT projects.


  • Work closely with all areas of the business to identify areas where systems improvements can be made and implemented.
  • Develop and program new database modules and mobile applications to meet the needs of the business.
  • Program solutions that can be integrated into the current company databases.
  • Identify and champion new technology or systems to improve company systems and processes.
  • Manage IT hardware and systems and provide technical support where required.

Skills and Knowledge required

  • Experience with coding and programming languages.
  • Knowledge of IT systems integration
  • Experience with specific areas such as Microsoft Access, SQL, VBA and Microsoft PowerApps would be an advantage
  • A level 7 or above QQI qualification in a related IT field would also be an advantage.

Core Attributes required

  • Demonstrate an ability to innovate and develop solutions to meet business needs
  • The candidate should be capable of working off their own initiative.
  • Be organised & accurate
  • Be highly motivated
  • Good interpersonal skills with the ability to maintain relationships with all levels of the business
  • High degree of confidentiality

Hours: Working week is 9:00am to 5:30pm – Monday to Thursday, 9:00am – 5:00pm Friday. 

Should you wish to apply for the above role please submit your applications including details of references. All CV’s will be reviewed, and applicants will be invited for interview based on their suitability

KEY Competencies

Programming, Database administration, Visual basic, Power Apps