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Senior Java Developer

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Our client, a prominent software house is currently seeking an individual to assume the role of Senior Java Developer. The successful incumbent will be responsible for Modifying, developing, testing and maintaining applications as well as help evaluate application systems, processes and requirements, make changes to those systems and maintain them where necessary.


  • 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.
  • Prepare to learn and follow industry best-practice when developing applications.
  • Use programming languages and tools 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 Quality Assurance 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.


  • IT Diploma or related Degree.
  • Must have proven Java experience of at least 5 to 7 years professional development 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.
  • Exposure to object-oriented design concepts will be an advantage.

Kindly note, if you have not heard from us within two weeks of your application please consider it unsuccessful.

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Western Cape