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Senior Java Developer

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in South Africa. Cape Town
SalaryR40k – R30k
Job TypePermanent
EducationBSc. Comp Science or Engineering
Experience+3 years

Job Description

Job Description

Job Outputs

• 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 ongoing 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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