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Frontend Application Developer

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in South Africa. Johannesburg
SalaryR30k - R40k
Job TypePermanent
Experience3+ years

Job Description

An exceptional Java/Front End Developer is wanted for a position with a well-established company in the Johannesburg area. The client is looking for a developer who has advanced skills in HTML, JavaScript, and Ajax. Must be able to handle pressure accordingly and must be able to multitask well.


• To execute the brief / work requests from the business and to build / maintain the required web-related work for our internet / intranet / mobile sites, evolving as per the needs of the business.

• To be able to accurately interpret the brief from the business, critically assess the request and raise any issues or suggestions around alternative solutions, if necessary.

• To co-ordinate and manage all components of the work request, taking accountability and responsibility for completion, liaising with the relevant stakeholders for any information required and managing all dependencies.

• To execute the development by following best practice processes and standards defined for the team.

• To conform to and follow all internet and intranet governance standards, as well as related policies and procedures.

• To assist in testing all websites as a result of CMS upgrades, new releases, application server upgrades, etc. Product knowledge


• Strong HTML, AJAX, javascript, JQuery, XML, XSL and CSS skills

• Ability to write SQL-like queries

• Excellent knowledge of the web environment

• Demonstrates a good understanding of web information flow, navigation and design

• Knowledge of cross browser compatibility

• Advanced computer literacy essential Experience:

• At least 2-4 years proven competence as an HTML / Frontend Web Developer

• Strong Object Oriented JavaScript Experience

• AngularJS

• Agile - Scrum Experience

• Test Driven Development (TDD) and Unit Testing

• Continuous Integration (CI)

• Java Experience would be an added bonus

• Experience using a CMS tool, especially Vignette, an advantage

Tertiary Education Requirements:

• Degree/Diploma

Interested candidates can forward their comprehensive written applications to the following e-mail: or fax to: 086 600 7977, you can also contact Natanya on 011 807 8064. Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 working days after the closing date, please consider your application

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