Open Positions

Product Owner

Company Profile

Ocuco is a dynamic, expanding, international Irish-owned software company with headquarters in Dublin 15 and offices in the UK, Italy, France, Spain, Australia, Canada, China, Scandinavia, the Netherlands, Belgium and the USA. Ocuco offers its employees not just job opportunities but careers both nationally and internationally. We invest heavily in developing and training our employees.

 

Job Description

we develop & deliver Ocuco’s widely used Omni-Channel services including our web diary and eCommerce solutions. The role would be based in Ocuco’s head office in Dublin or alternatively our office in Dudley near Birmingham. This is an exciting opportunity for a professional with a passion for customer experience and product development. Great communication skills are required as the successful candidate will liaise frequently with customers, developers, designers, and Project Managers. The focus is to deliver a quality product, so the individual must be meticulous and thorough, be well organised and have good documentation skills.

 

The products Ocuco develops and supports are used by thousands of eyecare sites worldwide. Ocuco uses the Scaled Agile Framework within their Global Software Development Department. This is a superb opportunity for a talented and gifted individual who has proven interest in technology and the ability to design software solutions to join and our expanding team.

Responsibilities:

  • To visit Customer sites and work with Customers and market experts to further develop and deliver top quality solutions to our customers worldwide.
  • Coordinate solution development with Omni-Channel Product Managers & Directors considering regional requirements.
  • To take ownership of these requirements and elaborate upon user stories to convey to the Scrum Team.
  • To own and prioritise the team’s product backlog.
  • Work with the Project Managers, Scrum Masters, Scrum Teams, and our Professional Services Team to deliver projects of high quality with a smooth transition from development to live.
  • Collaborate with the Ocuco’s Global Product Management team to align global requirements.
  • Be available to the Scrum Team and attend the Scrum ceremonies.
  • Perform pre-sales requirements analysis with customers worldwide who are interested in purchasing our software. Attend customer site workshops and document the development requirements.
  • Handover and train our PSD team and customers in the new functionality developed by the team. Go on-site where necessary especially at the early stages of the delivery of new features.
  • To be the key liaison between Customer and Development team.
  • Documentation of features.

The successful candidate must have:

  • Degree / MA in IT / Computer Science or relevant equivalent qualification.
  • Prior knowledge of e-commerce/web development/digital marketing.
  • 2+ years of Agile business analysis experience delivering successful products.
  • Evidence of previous management in innovation in the software space.
  • Excellent business and technical analytical skills are essential, with the ability to manage ambiguity and navigate to clear outcomes.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work as part of a multi-location, multi-cultural and multi-time zone team.
  • Fluency in verbal and written English. An additional language would be an asset.
  • Effective escalation skills; Ability to go up and down the management chain with ease to resolve a conflict.
  • Ambition; Be a self-starter looking for opportunities to expand in an exciting and growing international company.
  • A “No problem”, “Can do” attitude that always gets the job done.

The ideal candidate should also have:

  • 2+ years of experience as a Product Owner in SCRUM with a focus on commercial software delivery.
  • Ability to listen to the customers’ wants and discover their latent needs.
  • Strong emotional intelligence with the ability to overcome challenges.
  • Attention to detail and perfectionist instincts that get the job done right, the first time.
  • Preference for a high intensity, high energy work environment and contribute to same.
  • Willingness to travel.

Position type: Full time and permanent.

Salary: Negotiable based on experience and skills.

Reporting: To the Development Director

Location options: Dublin or Dudley

Delphi – Experienced Software Engineer

Company Profile

Ocuco is a dynamic, expanding, international Irish-owned software company with headquarters in Dublin 15 & offices in the UK, Italy, France, Spain, Australia, Canada, China, Scandinavia, the Netherlands, & the USA.  Ocuco offers its employees not just job opportunities but careers both nationally & internationally.  We are looking for Engineers who are eager to challenge themselves & who are hungry for success.  We provide a superb working environment and invest heavily in developing & training our employees.

 

Job Profile & Responsibilities

Ocuco is offering an exciting opportunity for a Software Programmer to join our Global Development team in the rewrite of our world-renowned Practice Management System; Acuitas.  The role is based in Dublin – Ocuco’s Head Office and largest engineering centre.

This is a superb opportunity for a talented and gifted software engineer with experience in web technologies: C#, ASP.NET/ASP.Net Core, WEB API – MVC, Entity Framework and Dependency Injection, to join a rapidly growing and exciting Irish software company.

The minimum requirements are:

  • Degree / MA in IT / Computers or equivalent.
  • Up to 2-5 years of software development experience of commercial applications, fast-paced business environment preferred (ideally Microsoft Windows native applications and/or experience in web technologies).
  • C# advanced
  • ASP .Net / ASP .Net Core Web API – MVC
  • Entity Framework
  • Linq language
  • Dependency Injection (Autofac – Built in .Net core)
  • SQL advanced
  • Hands-on relational databases and SQL (ORACLE preferably).
  • Experience working in an agile environment. Be able to actively participate in product definition, specification, and implementation; to practice and promote sound software engineering methodologies; to support and improve the team’s software development environment.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work as part of a multisite multicultural team.
  • Fluency in verbal and written English, additional European language an asset.
  • Ability to quickly learn, understand, test and debug existing codebases.
  • Discipline and maturity to develop clean, secure and maintainable code, also to optimise code for performance and scalability.
  • Source code management skills.
  • Experience with testing tools and methodologies like TDD and BDD.
  • Understanding of code documentation practices and tools.
  • Ability to acquire new technical information quickly.
  • Ambitious, self-starter, looking for opportunities to expand in an exciting and growing international company.

The ideal candidate will also have the following skills:

  • Linux, My SQL, Apache, IIS and Azure
  • Broad knowledge of server-ide development.
  • Experience producing robust and scalable web applications for high traffic application, as well as knowledge on caching tools.
  • Experience in Multimedia Design / Technical Writing Ability.
  • Attention to details and perfectionist instincts that get the job done right, the first time.
  • Preference for a high intensity, high energy work environment and contribute to same.

Position type: Full time and permanent.

Salary: Negotiable based on experience and skills.

Reporting: To the Development Director

Location options: Dublin

C# Software Engineer

Company Profile

Ocuco is a dynamic, expanding, international Irish-owned software company with headquarters in Dublin 15 & offices in the UK, Italy, France, Spain, Australia, Canada, China, Scandinavia, the Netherlands, & the USA. Ocuco offers its employees not just job opportunities but careers both nationally & internationally. We are looking for Engineers who are eager to challenge themselves & who are hungry for success. We provide a superb working environment and invest heavily in developing & training our employees.

 

Job Profile & Responsibilities

Ocuco is offering an exciting opportunity for a Software Programmer to join our Global Development team in ther rewrite of our world-renowned Practice Management System; Acuitas. The role is based in Dublin – Ocuco’s Head Office and largest engineering centre.
This is a superb opportunity for a talented and gifted software engineer with experience in web technologies: C#, ASP.NET/ASP.Net Core, WEB API – MVC, Entity Framework and Dependency Injection, to join a rapidly growing and exciting Irish software company.

The minimum requirements are:

  • Degree / MA in IT / Computers or equivalent.
  • Up to 2-5 years of software development experience of commercial applications, fast-paced business environment preferred (ideally Microsoft Windows native applications and/or experience in web technologies).
  • C# advanced
  • ASP .Net / ASP .Net Core Web API – MVC
  • Entity Framework
  • Linq language
  • Dependency Injection (Autofac – Built in .Net core)
  • SQL advanced
  • Hands-on relational databases and SQL (ORACLE preferably).
  • Experience working in an agile environment. Be able to actively participate in product definition, specification, and implementation; to practice and promote sound software engineering methodologies; to support and improve the team’s software development environment.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work as part of a multisite multicultural team.
  • Fluency in verbal and written English, additional European language an asset.
  • Ability to quickly learn, understand, test and debug existing codebases.
  • Discipline and maturity to develop clean, secure and maintainable code, also to optimise code for performance and scalability.
  • Source code management skills.
  • Experience with testing tools and methodologies like TDD and BDD.
  • Understanding of code documentation practices and tools.
  • Ability to acquire new technical information quickly.
  • Ambitious, self-starter, looking for opportunities to expand in an exciting and growing international company.

 

The ideal candidate will also have the following skills:

  • Linux, My SQL, Apache, IIS and Azure
  • Broad knowledge of server-side development.
  • Experience producing robust and scalable web applications for high traffic application, as well as knowledge on caching tools.
  • Experience in Multimedia Design / Technical Writing Ability.
  • Attention to details and perfectionist instincts that get the job done right, the first time.
  • Preference for a high intensity, high energy work environment and contribute to same.

Position type: Full time and permanent.

Salary: Negotiable based on experience and skills.

Reporting: To the Development Director

Location options: Dublin

Experienced Software Engineer

Company Profile

Ocuco is a dynamic, expanding, international Irish-owned software company with headquarters in Dublin 15 & offices in the UK, Italy, France, Spain, Australia, Canada, China, Scandinavia, the Netherlands, & the USA. Ocuco offers its employees not just job opportunities but careers both nationally & internationally. We are looking for Engineers who are eager to challenge themselves & who are hungry for success. We provide a superb working environment and invest heavily in developing & training our employees.

 

Job Profile & Responsibilities

Ocuco is offering an exciting opportunity for an Experienced Software Programmer to join our Global Development team in the rewrite of our world-renowned Practice Management System; Acuitas. The role is based in either Dublin or Canada (Vancouver). Dublin is Ocuco’s Head Office and largest engineering centre with Vancouver being the second largest.
The successful candidate will be working very closely with the Head Office team especially for the Design and Architecture perspective of the initial project and writing code with the Canadian team who have specialist North American market knowledge. Extended periods of stay in either country will be required. The primary focus of the role will be to develop Ocuco’s Next Generation products to be used by the Optical Industry Worldwide. Ocuco uses agile processes and is aiming to apply best practice on all fronts as we develop the new product.
This is a superb opportunity for a talented and gifted software engineer with experience in web technologies: C#, ASP.NET/ASP.Net Core, WEB API – MVC, Entity Framework and Dependency Injection, to join a rapidly growing and exciting Irish software company.

The minimum requirements are:

  • Degree / MA in IT / Computers or equivalent.
  • Up to 5 years of software development experience of commercial applications, fast-paced business environment preferred (ideally Microsoft Windows native applications and/or experience in web technologies).
  • C# advanced
  • ASP .Net / ASP .Net Core Web API – MVC
  • Entity Framework
  • Linq language
  • Dependency Injection (Autofac – Built in .Net core)
  • SQL advanced
  • Hands-on relational databases and SQL (ORACLE preferably).
  • Experience working in an agile environment. Be able to actively participate in product definition, specification, and implementation; to practice and promote sound software engineering methodologies, and to support and improve the team’s software development environment.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work as part of a multisite multicultural team.
  • Fluency in verbal and written English, additional European language an asset.
  • Ability to quickly learn, understand, test and debug existing codebases.
  • Discipline and maturity to develop clean, secure and maintainable code, also to optimise code for performance and scalability.
  • Source code management skills.
  • Experience with testing tools and methodologies like TDD and BDD.
  • Understanding of code documentation practices and tools.
  • Ability to acquire new technical information quickly.
  • Ambitious, self-starter, looking for opportunities to expand in an exciting and growing international company.

 

The ideal candidate will also have the following skills:

  • Knowledge of the Optical Industry, in particular, US Medical Record requirements Front End Web development experience:
    • JavaScript / Jquery
    • JavaScript Frameworks (ReactJS/Redux – Angular)
    • Client Side development ASP.NET Core
  • Linux, My SQL, Apache, IIS and Azure
  • Broad knowledge of server-side development.
  • Experience producing robust and scalable web applications for high traffic application, as well as knowledge on caching tools.
  • Experience in Multimedia Design / Technical Writing Ability.
  • Attention to details and perfectionist instincts that get the job done right, the first time.
  • Preference for a high intensity, high energy work environment and contribute to same.

Position type: Full time and permanent.

Salary: Negotiable based on experience and skills.

Reporting; To the Development Director

Location options: Vancouver, Canada or Dublin, Ireland

North American Product Owner

Company Profile

Ocuco is a dynamic, expanding, international Irish-owned software company with headquarters in Dublin 15 and offices in the UK, Italy, France, Spain, Australia, Canada, China, Scandinavia, the Netherlands and the USA. Ocuco offers its employees not just job opportunities but careers both nationally and internationally. We invest heavily in developing and training our employees.

 

Job Profile

Ocuco is offering an exciting opportunity for a Product Owner to join our Global Software Development team. The role is based in Ocuco’s US Development team based in Vancouver, BC. This is an exciting opportunity for a professional with a passion for customer experience and product development. Great communication skills are required as the successful candidate will have a lot of liaison with customers, developers, scrum masters, and Ocuco’s IT and Support teams. The focus is to deliver a quality product so the individual must be meticulous and thorough, be well organised and have good documentation skills.

The products Ocuco develops and supports are used by thousands of optician sites worldwide. Ocuco uses the Scaled Agile Framework in their Global Software Development team. This is a superb opportunity for a talented and gifted individual who has proven interest in technology and the ability to design software solutions while working as part of a team.

Responsibilities;

  • To work with the North American Product Manager to understand customer (internal or external) requirements
  • To take ownership of these requirements and elaborate to user stories to convey to the Scrum Team
  • To own and prioritise the team’s product backlog
  • Work with the Project Managers, Scrum Masters and Scrum Teams to deliver projects of high quality
  • Collaborate with the Global Product Management team to align North American and global requirements
  • Be available to the Scrum Team and attend the scrum ceremonies
  • Perform pre-sales requirements analysis with customers worldwide who are interested in purchasing our software. Attend customer site workshops and documents the development requirements
  • Handover and train the customer in the new functionality developed by the team
  • Key liaison between Customer and Development team

The successful candidate must have:

  • Degree / MA in IT / Computer Science or Optical industry.
  • 2+ years of Agile business analysis experience delivering successful products.
  • 2+ years’ experience as a Product Owner in SCRUM with a focus on commercial software delivery.
  • Evidence of previous management in innovation in the software space.
  • Excellent business and technical analytical skills are essential, with the ability to manage ambiguity and navigate to clear outcomes.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work as part of a multisite multicultural team.
  • Fluency in verbal and written English, additional language an asset.
  • Effective escalation skills – ability to go up and down the management chain with ease to resolve conflict.
  • Ambition; self-starter, looking for opportunities to expand in an exciting and growing international company.
  • “No problem”, “Can do” attitude that always gets the job done.

 

The ideal candidate will also have:

  • Prior knowledge of the US insurance
  • Ability to listen to the customers’ wants and discover their latent needs.
  • Strong emotional intelligence with the ability to overcome challenges.
  • Attention to details and perfectionist instincts that get the job done right, the first time.
  • Preference for a high intensity, high energy work environment and contribute to same.
  • Willingness to travel

Position type: Full time and permanent.

Salary: Negotiable based on experience and skills.

Location options: Vancouver, Canada

Installation Training Support Engineer

Job Profile

Ocuco is offering an exciting opportunity for technically gifted engineers with an IT related degree to join our Global Operations team as Professional Services Engineers. The successful candidates will install our software and provide technical support services to our customers while based in Ocuco’s head-office in Dublin 15. In addition some will be chosen to report to our Global Implementation Manager and will provide training to our Customers on site in locations which may include the USA, The UK, Ireland and Canada.
These positions are a great entryway into a software company where energy and talent are rewarded.

Responsibilities:

  • Providing technical support to our installed customer base.
  • Deliver software and training to Ocuco’s customers worldwide.
  • Identify, analyse, and respond to project risks, as they occur.
  • Work closely with Ocuco’s teams and customers.
  • Responsible for keeping training content accurate and up to date as our products and customer needs evolve.
  • Assist in documenting and staff training for ongoing and new product features.
  • Responsible for pre-sales support to Sales & Marketing
    (This may, at times, involve frequent travel internationally & some weekend work.)

Skill & Requirements:

  • Perfect fluency in English
  • Have experience in software training, technical support or in another IT area
  • Ability to acquire new technical information quickly
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced dynamic environment
  • Effective and efficient problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills both oral and written
  • Strong customer relations and presentation skills – must be able to speak well in front of an audience and with customers
  • No problem”, “Can do” attitude that always gets the job done
  • Show attention to detail and perfectionist instincts that get the job done right, first time
  • Have experience in Multimedia Design / Technical Writing Ability
  • Be fluent in another major European language is preferred but not a requirement

 

Qualifications:

  • Degree / diploma / MA in IT / Computers or equivalent
  • Show attention to detail and perfectionist instincts that get the job done right, first time
  • Enjoy a high intensity, high energy work environment and contribute to same
  • Have experience in Multimedia Design / Technical Writing Ability
  • Be fluent in another major European language

Position type: Full time and permanent.

Salary: Negotiable based on experience and skills.

Location options: Dublin