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Senior Java Developer

Job Information
LocationJava Jobs in Johannesburg
SalaryR40000 - R60000
Job TypePermanent
EducationBSc Degree or Equivalent
Experience5 years’ experience

Job Description

A leading IT company based in Johannesburg, is currently looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic Senior Java Developer to join their team.

You will be a member and leader in an outstanding software engineering team. You will need a passion for software, be up to date with modern software engineering practices and technologies, and be enthusiastic about teamwork, lean thinking and agile delivery.

Designing, developing, implementing, integrating and maintaining the Systems.


• Constant incremental delivery of working software

• Excellence in software engineering

• Close collaboration and cooperative relationship with business, other stakeholders and colleagues

• Continuous improvement of technology and people


• BSc degree or equivalent

• 5 years’ experience

• 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

• 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)

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to Jenna on or fax to 086 572 8877. You can also contact Jenna 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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