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Senior Java Developer

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in South Africa. Cape Town
SalaryR45k – R30k
Job TypePermanent
EducationBSc. Comp Science or Engineering Degree
Experience+4 years

Job Description

We are looking for a Senior Java Developer that can WOW us!!

We want someone with not only the skill but the passion that comes with doing their job well and doing what they love…

We need you to be able to:

• Deliver technical specifications based on agreed User requirements

• Implement software systems according to the accepted technical specifications

• Project manage new requirements and enhancements

• Mentor other developers in new Technologies and company development standards and practices

• Implement company development standards and practices

• Code reviews on an on-going basis

Skills and Competencies

• Analytical skills

• Problem solving skills

• Willingness to learn and apply new technologies quickly

• Good time management skills

• Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines

• Ability to work within a team as well as independently

• Attention to detail

• Takes ownership – able to take responsibility, troubleshoot a problem and proactively implement resolutions, fault finding and reporting

• System Design Skills

• Ability to interact with business as to obtain achievable requirements within allotted timeframes

Qualifications and Experience

• BSc. Comp Science or Engineering preferred

• Deep understanding of object-oriented design principles

• Exposure to service oriented architectures

• 3-5 years’ experience with Java (1.5 preferred)

• Solid understanding of JDBC and Hibernate

• Solid understanding of JSPs and taglibs; understanding of JavaScript, CSS and HTML

• Solid understanding of Web Services, exposure to Axis

• 3-5 years’ experience in SQL database development (Oracle experience preferred)

• > 1 year Experience with JUnit or similar

• > 1 year Experience with Tomcat

• Exposure to TDD and agile (SCRUM) development methodologies

• Exposure to Spring a plus

• Domain knowledge a plus

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

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