Career Boost Programme

Software Systems Developer - PST Sport Ltd

Who we are…..

PST Sport Ltd is a design, build and install AstroTurf sports pitch company based in Tralee, Co Kerry. Its design services include site surveys, detailed specifications, health & safety plans and construction drawings. PST also provides a full turnkey service for constructing artificial grass pitches including products like groundworks, shock pad, artificial grass, fencing, netting, floodlights. The company operates throughout the island of Ireland and the U.K. mainland. PST is a member of SAPCA (Sports and Play Construction Association) and BITA (British And Irish Trading Alliance) and is also ISO 9001 & 45001 certified.

What the role will involve…….

PST wishes to develop and create a bespoke software solution to both manage in-house activities and service customers in a timely manner.

This project aims to design and develop a new bespoke management information system that will be capable of:

tracking projects and their lifecycle within the company;
data analysis;
managing accounts.

This will be a cloud based solution to enable staff to access management details when out at any client site, as necessary and also enable management of tenders, quotations, customer data etc.  This system will essentially bring together 3 different types of sub-systems into one larger inter-linked system to enable all processes to be automated from stock receipt to sales and invoicing.

As well as an attractive salary offering of €28,500, the successful graduate will lead this 18 Month project, in a supportive partnership with Ulster University and will also have the opportunity to study for a Post Grad Diploma in Business & Management as part of the employment package.

We need:

To hold or due to be awarded by July 2020, B.Eng or BSc Honours in a Computing/IT, Business, Management or related discipline (Minimum Second Class, upper division – 2:1)
To be legally permitted to work in ROI

We would like you to have:

  • Honours Degree classification: 2:1 in Computing/IT.
  • Work experience of 2+ years in an IT environment
  • Significant professional experience in software coding
  • Solid understanding of high level computing languages
  • Demonstrable experience in cloud based systems
  • Experience in deploying commercial software applications.


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