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Senior Java Developer

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in SA. Johannesburg
Job TypePermanent
Reference110714IMSJD01
Emailit.jobs(at)hireresolve.co.za
Fax0866007977

Job Description

A leading health insurance company is looking for a Senior Java developer.

Position Purpose

To design, develop and support a variety of Java applications to meet the business objectives

Experience & Qualifications

• Must have at least 5-7 years' experience in development of object oriented enterprise Java systems

• Analysis / design experience

• Health and Insurance background is an advantage

• An IT related degree (BSc, BEng)

• Java certification will be advantageous

Work Output

• Development of, or enhancements to applications for internal clients based on specifications from business

analysts

• Analyze, design, develop, document and maintain high quality business applications

• Maintenance of existing applications

• The applications will be developed using object-oriented methodologies and written in Java. They will generally

be server-based Java components and web applications written using established frameworks

• The applications may also need to integrate to back-end systems

• Interact with users and business analysts to gather, interpret and understand business requirements

• Interact with project managers and provide work estimates for projects

• Take ownership of projects

The applicant should meet these requirements:

• Familiar with object-oriented analysis and design.

• Experience on larger systems / teams and all aspects of the SDLC on large projects are important.

• Scrum experience will be advantageous

• Unix knowledge is preferable as development takes place on Linux

Knowledge of:

• Java

• JEE (EJB, JPA, JSP, JSF)

• JavaScript

• AngularJS

• HTML5

• jQuery

• SQL

Competencies Required

• Sound object oriented analysis, design and development skills

• A fast and efficient Java developer

• Able to investigate and understand existing systems quickly

• Able to assess impacts of requirements and ask the right questions

• Able to communicate well with both technical and business people

• Able to understand the business environment

• Strong analytical and problem solving skills

• Good verbal and written communication skills

• Planning and organizing skills

• Innovative

• Good at time management

• Detail focused

• Systematic thinking

• Test driven development is an advantage

• Automated build processes and unit testing

Additional Information

Attitude / Values:

• Self-starter and completer

• Self motivated - energy and drive

• A sense of responsibility / ownership

• Sense of urgency

• Integrity

• Self-discipline

• Excellence

• Quality conscious

• Take initiative - proactive approach

We encourage people with disabilities to apply. All positions will be filled in accordance

with our Employment Equity policy.

• Passion for application development

• Keen to learn and adapt to changes

• Prepared to accept criticism

• Share knowledge in team

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to Megan on it.jobs@hireresolve.co.za or fax to 086 572 8877. You can also contact Megan on 031 350 4405.

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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