Role: Java Technical Lead

We’re looking for an experienced Java technical lead to join our team at Iconic Translation Machines, a well-funded, stable young company growing out of Dublin. The role will centre around building out the next generation of our on-demand cloud-based machine translation platform. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading the design and development of a scalable architecture to meet the needs of our growing customer base. The role will be extremely hands-on, with a high level of autonomy required. Candidates must be effective communicators who feel comfortable liaising with senior management and giving direction to an existing development team.

Skills and Experience

  • 8+ years commercial experience
  • MSc in Computer Science
  • Java Spring
  • Amazon Web Services (EC2, S3, etc.)
  • Docker
  • MySql
  • System architecture and design
  • Agile methodologies
  • Leading, managing, mentoring development teams


Please submit a CV, cover letter, and link to GitHub/repository with examples of your projects to careers@iconictranslation.comNo recruiters please!

About Iconic

Iconic Translation Machines is a leading machine translation software and solutions provider who specialise in custom solutions tailored with subject matter expertise for specific industry sectors including eDiscovery, legal, life sciences, and financial services. Iconic is the MT partner of choice for some of the world’s largest translation companies, information providers, and government and enterprise organisations, helping them to translate more content, more accurately and in less time

We translate hundreds of millions of words each and we’re now looking to grow out our engineering team to help us scale our engine building and translation processes. This is a particularly exciting development with the advent of Neural Machine Translation – our new AI driven MT technology running on high-end GPUs. Scaling efficiently and effectively has never been more important and we want you to help us!