Established 1999 in Belfast, formerly known as EG Information Consulting, Etain Ltd is the brainchild of Peter Shields and Martin Goss. With over 50 hand-picked, experienced and highly motivated team members from all over the world, we enjoy a genuinely cosmopolitan working environment.

With offices in Belfast, Dublin and London our clients enjoy the many unique, cultural and professional perspectives each member brings with them to team.

We take a consultative approach to business development because we believe that getting to know your business, your drivers and your people delivers the best results. This approach starts from the very first conversation, long before any contract is signed.

We ask questions designed to challenge you, getting right down to the beating heart of your business, ensuring any solutions we propose come from a place of genuine understanding.

Using cutting-edge software lifecycle techniques we can communicate, consolidate and architect even the most complex of solutions. Each one individually crafted.


Etain offers exciting careers and development opportunities, with competitive packages. We are currently recruiting for the following roles:

Software Developers
Intermediate .Net/C# Developer

If you wish to register your interest in a career with Etain, please email your contact details and CV to:

  • Working with Etain Software has been an eye-opening experience. The quality of work, the responsiveness of staff and the flexibility across the board has been fantastic.
    George Best Belfast City Airport
  • The technology that underpins our service is exceeding IT industry standards.
    Nifty Nosh
  • The team from Etain Software were professional, responsive and not afraid to push the boundaries to give us the results we needed – an enjoyable, rewarding and stimulating experience.
    National Museums NI

    Our Partners

    We have Microsoft Certified Gold Partner Certification in a range of competencies including Portals, Collaboration, Web Development and Software Development and also enjoy Kentico Gold status.

    • Microsoft
    • Kentico
    • Rackspace


    Our certifications include ISO 9001:2008 (Quality Management Systems) and ISO 27001:2014 (Information Security Management Systems) as well as being Investors in People (IIP).

    • Microsoft Gold
    • Kentico Gold
    • Investors in People
    • ISO 9001

    We're Hiring

    Interested and want to know more?Send us an email