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DEI Team Lead

Vacancy Details

Location: Dublin
Region: Republic of Ireland
Job Type: Specialist
Category: In the Office
Closing Date: 10/22/2018
Date Posted: 10/08/2018
Reference: 4456


Aer Lingus Recruitment
DEI Team Lead
Digital and Mobile Department, Dublin

Are you interested in growing your career with Ireland’s only 4 star airline? Applications are currently being invited for the role of DEI Team Lead within the Digital Enterprise Integration team (DEI), in the Aer Lingus Digital and Mobile Department in Dublin.

Reporting to the DEI Development Manager, the candidate will have responsibility for the quality and timeliness of the middleware development initiatives which are the foundation for many Aer Lingus projects and ambitions. The candidate will also be a people manager responsible for development of technical team, meeting technical KPI’s, managing team members and accountable for overall output of their team.

In addition to a comprehensive benefits package, we offer you the opportunity to grow your career with one of Ireland’s most iconic brands. Take a look below!

Your role:

Managing onshore and offshore development teams
Working across multiple pillars
Focused on developing and delivering upon technical KPI’s
People Management and mentoring of technical team
Responsible for the quality and timelines of all projects
Designing and specification of enterprise integration applications and services
Understanding of current and emergent software technologies e.g. SOA, Messaging, NoSQL Databases (MongoDB),
Application Servers and ESB
Work closely with the DEI Architect and Technical leads to design and deliver high quality technical solutions
Prioritise and assign tasks for the development team daily 
Help provide appropriate sizing estimates 
Maintaining up to date knowledge of industry trends and development.
Working with Release Manager to improve CI pipelines to ensure faster iterative delivery of functionality and improvements

Your qualifications & key criteria: 

Previous experience as a Team Lead or similar technical people management role in a large scale software development project
10 years + Java technologies 
Solid experience working with REST services and Spring Frameworks
Strong Design knowledge, both code design patterns and API design principles
Application Servers (JBoss an advantage)
Awareness of Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) and similar design techniques
Experience of Web Services
Continuous build/integration (Jenkins, Maven, Git)
Strong communications skills, both documentary and verbal, from deep technical through to business presentations at executive level
Ability to present technical ideas in business-friendly and user-friendly language
Ability to lead a team of Technical leads and developers
Ability to motivate in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
Superior analytical, evaluative, and problem-solving abilities
Fluent in English, both written and spoken
Eligible to live and work in the EU
Hold a current unrestricted worldwide passport
Provide 3 verifiable references
Able to pass a strict airport security vetting procedure which includes a 5 year back ground check* or be in possession of a current airside pass for the airport this position is based in

Desirable criteria:

Professional IT qualification and/or proven working experience with software development
Experience of Messaging in particular experience using ESB technologies and/or IBM products
Knowledge of API Management, Service registry, Service Discovery an advantage
Good knowledge of airline business processes

*If you are a non Irish Citizen, you will need to be in possession of a current police disclosure certificate from your home country. If you have lived outside the Republic of Ireland for more than 6 months you will also be required to hold a current police disclosure certificate from that country/countries 

What we offer:

Competitive salary
Generous paid annual leave 
Annual performance related bonus
Heavily discounted staff travel privileges with Aer Lingus and some select partner airlines
Prime location in Dublin Airport 
Annual salary reviews
Employer pension contribution to a Defined Contribution Pension Scheme
Life assurance cover
Income protection cover
Paid sick leave
Paid maternity leave
Paid paternity leave
Employee assistance program
Cycle-to-Work scheme and Tax Saver Scheme
Subsidised staff canteen 
Subsidised dry cleaners and various airport discounts
Learning & Development support through a catalogue of courses 
Opportunity to work in a team environment and to grow your career in Ireland’s only 4 star airline
Annual Make a Difference Day and team social events

Closing Date: Monday 22nd October 2018


In order to apply for this vacancy, you must be able to supply the required answers to the following questions:

  • Are you eligible to live and work in EU without restriction?
  • Will you be 18 years of age on 1st September 2018?
  • Are you fluent in English, both spoken and written?
  • Can you provide a verifiable 5 year background/employment history?
  • Can you provide 2 verifiable references?
  • Have you been convicted of a criminal offence in Ireland?
  • Is there anything that would prevent you passing our security clearance process?
  • Are you prepared to complete a medical questionnaire & medical examination?
  • Have you been convicted of a criminal offence (ref Criminal Justice Act 2016)

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