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Java Lead Developer (Maven)

Job Information
LocationJava Jobs in Johannesburg
SalaryR45k – R50k inlc 50% medical aid
Job TypePermanent
EducationBachelors Degree
Experience5+ years

Job Description

Vibrant company is seeking someone to work in their excellent software engineering team. They require someone who is passionate about software, the latest software practices and technologies. Position will include designing, developing, implementing and integrating systems.


• Minimum 5 years experience

• Java SE 6, 7 and 8

• Distributed, service orientated architectures

• TDD and BDD principles and associated tools

• Automated performance testing and associated tools

• IoC and Mocking frameworks

• UNIX and Linux shell scripting

• Message oriented middleware

• Financial Information eXchange protocol

• Design Patterns, Architectural Patterns, Integration Patterns

• Internet protocols, IP networking, firewalls

• Clean code

• Pair programming

• Code review


• ActiveMQ

• Maven, SVN, Git, Jenkins and SonarQube

• ITRS Geneos

• Java Flight Recorder and Java Mission Control

• SQL development

• J2EE/N-tier architectures, Advanced Java, Servlets, EJBs

• TDD / BDD principles

• JUnit, NUnit, StoryQ, JBehave or other relevant frameworks

• IOC, DI, Mocking frameworks

• Database design, SQL development, JDBC, Hibernate

• J2EE application servers, web servers, UNIX / Linux, BASH shell scripting

• Design Patterns, Architectural Patterns

• Ant, Maven, SVN, Git, Jenkins, TeamCity, Sonar etc

• Integration skills: Messaging, queuing

• Internet protocols, IP networking, firewalls, proxy servers, the web

• Must have the ability to compile clear and concise design documentation

• Pairing experience

• Clean code

• Design and code review

• HTML, XML, JSON, Javascript, JSP, Struts or other Web frameworks, jQuery/Prototype/etc., MVC / MVVM / MV*, RESTFul web services

• IBM HTTP server specifically

• Unix operating systems

• Commet style streaming over HTTP(s)

Written applications to the following e-mail: or fax to: 086 218 0530, you can also contact Megan 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 unsuccessful.

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