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Ian Carey

Over the past decade, Ian has worked across a wide range of clients leveraging many different software stacks at many different levels. In recent years, Ian has monstly worked with Ruby on Rails, Python and Terraform in an AWS environemnt. Formerly Ian worked mainly with .NET, Java and Ruby on Rails on the backend and has extensive UI experience with EmberJS & React.

Ian holds a first class honors degree in Electronic Engineering from Dublin City University where he specialized in Control Theory and Software.

Ian has a passion for technology and spends most of his spare time building things, writing code and doing maths. Outside of technology, Ian loves strength sports and practices Olympic Weighlifting, CrossFit and Strongman.


Nory,Dublin (Remote) - Product Team Lead - Inventory Management
Jan 2024 - Present

Ian currently leads the Inventory Management team in Nory.

Kitman Labs,Dublin (Remote) - Lead Data Engineer
May 2022 - Oct 2023

As Lead Data Engineer at Kitman Labs, Ian took on a hybrid people management and individual contributor role redefining and cementing the role of Data Engineering within the company. This involved formalising the place of the function within Kitman as well as maturing and developing the teams practices and systems. Highlights include designing and developing Kitman Labs' new datawarehouse in Redshift leveraging Spark and AWS Glue.

Kitman Labs,Dublin (Remote) - Senior Software Engineer
October 2020 - May 2022

As a Senior Software Engineer, Ian took on larger more ambiguous projects working on the entire lifecycle from planning to design and development and playing a leading role in supervision and guidance in the implementation phases of larger projects.

Kitman Labs,Dublin (Remote) - Software Engineer
October 2019 - October 2020

As a software engineer at Kitman Labs, Ian was mainly been focused on backend engineering using Rails. During this time Ian build out many product features and owned large sections of the application.

Intercom,Dublin - Product Engineer
October 2017 - October 2019

During Ian's time in Intercom he has mainly been focused on building product using Rails, Ember and React. During this time Ian has worked extensively with product managers and designers to build world class products.

Greenfinch Technology,Dublin - Software Engineer
March 2016 - October 2017

While at Greenfinch, Ian gain valuable experience in system architecture including data model design, API design and N-tier system architecture.

Accenture,Dublin - Associate Software Engineer
August 2014 - March 2016

Ian was mainly been responsible for large scale Data Migration projects and full stack development using .Net.


Dublin City University,Dublin - BEng Electronic Engineering
2010 - 2014

Graduated with First Class Honors Degree.


Machine Learning, Stanford via Coursera

Basic introduction to the mathematics and programming of machine learning systems.


Xamarin University, Microsoft

One of the first developers in Ireland to be certified to develope with the Xamarin framework.


Terraform, Ruby on Rails, EmberJs, React, .Net Core, MSSQL, MySql, Java Spring, Elastic Search, AWS, Azure, Data Migration, Product Design, User Empathy