Sidero

Current Career Opportunities

We are passionate about delivering on our commitments and provide excellent service by being agile, reliable & consistent. Our experienced staff bring right mix of skills, attitude and maturity to ensure quality and value for our Clients.

Our Principles

Our purpose is to provide mission-critical software to some of the world's most successful companies. We solve business problems through agile and cloud native software innovation. We do that through a focus on our mantra, Delivering Always. We deliver for our customers. We deliver for our teams. We deliver for our beautiful and vibrant Athlone community.

Client Focus:

We are passionate about delivering on our commitments, and are trusted for rolling up our sleeves and getting the job done. Our customers choose us because we offer the talent and expertise they need to change faster, more easily and more profitably. They stay with us in the long term because we are reliable in our delivery. Our product is, in fact, our people. Our experienced and hugely diverse staff bring a valuable mix of skills, attitude and maturity.

Learning & Development:

The growth of our staff is the growth of our company. Our ongoing learning and professional development is relevant and real. We have a long-established graduate and internship programme which underscores our commitment to developing the next generation of IT workers in Ireland. But it doesn't stop there. We take continuous professional development seriously and several of our staff have taken up postgraduate courses.

Team Work:

We are a truly team-orientated environment. We encourage open communication across a diverse team of 21 nationalities, gathering varied perspectives, sharing knowledge, and building effective partnerships with our employees. Our staff have, in fact, been instrumental in shaping and adopting our scrum values of commitment; courage; focus; openness; and respect.

Innovation:

When you invest in the right staff, the right technology and the right methodologies, innovation is the natural outcome. Ours is a solution-focused culture where creativity and problem-solving come as second nature to our talented team.

Our Benefits

Our benefits are designed to make your work and personal life better and more fulfilling. We provide first class Healthcare, Pension and Life Benefits. We focus on Career Development, encourage learning and providing you access to various training resources.

Career Development

When staff join us, they rarely leave. Each and every staff member is supported on their individual career path and on achieving their professional goals. It's perhaps why our staff turnover is an enviable 2%.

Training

We are painstaking in finding the right people. Once on board, we support our employees who want to continue with further education and professional certifications.

Competitive Salaries

Our salaries are highly competitive and are reviewed annually. Better still, the cost of living in Athlone is typically 25% cheaper than living in Dublin.

Healthcare and Life Assurance

We provide comprehensive cover with a leading Healthcare provider. Employees pay only benefit in kind and are covered from their first day at Sidero. Their beneficiaries receive a lump sum of four times the salary of the employee.

Support with Education

We support our employees who want to continue with further education and professional certifications.

Employee Assistance Programme

We provide 24-7 access to a confidential counselling and information service, providing professional support on a wide range of topics including personal, work, financial and legal issues.

Company Events

Our many parties are always great fun! Whether it is an outdoor summer barbecue, festive party, costume competition or team bonding activity, it is always an event that brings everyone together to celebrate and laugh.

Pension

Our pension contribution plan is designed to help our staff build a safer future for themselves and their families. We match their contributions by up to 5% of their annual salary.

Graduate Opportunities

At Sidero, the influence of our graduates – as with any other member of staff – begins on day one. Each graduate is assigned to one of our engineering teams where they receive the time and support to learn while being challenged and given real responsibility.

The buddy system means they are paired with an experienced developer who will support and guide them.

We enjoy the benefit from our proximity to Athlone Institute of Technology (AIT). AIT is an industry led educational institute that offers degree programs to PhD level with emphasis on Science & Technology. Some of the summary highlights of AIT are:

  • Student population of 6,000 – 62 nationalities
  • Trajectory to technological university
  • Sunday Times Institute of Technology of the year 2018 and 8th in the league table comprising of Universities and IoTs

We have a long-standing relationship with the AIT Department of Computing and Software Engineering, with many of our staff take advantage of AIT postgraduate Diploma and Masters programs enabling lifelong learning in the workplace.

We regularly collaborate with AIT and other third-level institutions in the region, including the National University of Ireland Galway (NUIG) and the Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT), providing input into the development of relevant software and technology courses.

Athlone IT

Our graduates say that:

All of the employees are super friendly and helpful
Regular meetings with your manager allow you to receive valuable feedback
The salary is very competitive
Sidero offers interesting technology stack & this allows you to gain valuable practical experience in the job roles associated with developing quality software
Having access to new learning opportunities with educational tools to further your education in the working environment is great
Sidero gives you the opportunity to work in a highly complex agile environment alongside a multicultural team of engineers

Welcome to Ireland's Hidden Heartlands

Athlone is located in the heart of Ireland's midlands with a population of 20,000+ people. Set on the banks of the River Shannon, the bustling town is well-connected and a magnet for river traffic and visitors to its cultural and historical centre, Athlone is a popular tourist destination. Home to Europe's oldest pub, Sean's Bar, and the recently renovated Athlone Castle, the town boasts several galleries, exhibition spaces and theatres. Explore Athlone.

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Join our Team !

Are you passionate about learning? Are you committed to your own continuous professional development? Do you want to help build innovations in software that will help power some of the world's most successful companies?

Life at Sidero is fast-paced and ambitious. We are a dynamic, diverse company operating at the cutting edge of agile and cloud native software. We provide significant development opportunities for ICT engineers who can combine domain knowledge with a strong Software Engineering discipline.

Think you've got what it takes to make your mark? We'd love to hear from you