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Senior Java Developer

Vacancy Details

Reference No.

HB6

Synopsis

Our client, an enterprise retail software development specialist with a focus on customer experience seeks an individual to assume the role of a Senior Java Developer. You will be responsible for Modifying, developing, testing and maintaining applications. Help evaluate application systems, processes and requirements, make changes to those systems and maintain them where necessary.

Description

  • Work as part of a project team to develop and test enterprise-ready business applications in a variety of configurations (e.g. web-based, desktop-based, service-based or scheduled processes).
  • Help produce brand new solutions, solutions based upon third-party applications, or solutions that interact with existing systems.
  • Is aware of, prepared to learn and follow industry best-practice when developing applications.
  • Use programming languages and tools (generally) around the Java platform.
  • Work with Business Analysts to specify business requirements and help translate these requirements into technical specifications (including Class, Sequence and other UML diagrams).
  • Help Database Developers write efficient and effective database access code.
  • Work with QA Analysts to implement testing plans and write the necessary code to automate testing in line with our Test-Driven Development methodology.
  • Work with customers and project managers to deliver quality, effective software, in line with our Agile Development process.
  • Help diagnose the root causes of systems issues using their problem-solving skills.
  • Help research and evaluate potential technical solutions to business problems.

Requirements

  • Ideally an IT Diploma or related Degree will be an advantage but is not essential
  • Proven Java experience of at least 5 - 7 years professional development experience
  • Candidates with more or deeper development experience are welcome to apply
  • Remuneration package will be tailored according to relevant technical experience
  • Development experience in a Scrum based Agile environment will be an advantage
  • Exposure to BDD/TDD will be a definite advantage
  • Exposure to Enterprise development is a requirement
  • Exposure to object-oriented design concepts will be an advantage

Position Type

Permanent

Work Level

Senior

Salary

Market Related

Industry

Information Technology

Salary Type

Annually

Package

Cost To Company

Affirmative Action

No

Geographic Location

Western Cape - Cape Town CBD