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Senior Software Engineer

Job Information
LocationCape Town
SalaryR 75k
Job TypePermanent
EducationRelated Degree or Diploma
Experience5+ years’ experience

Job Description

A great new position is available with top company in Cape Town for a Senior Software Engineer. The client is looking for someone with strong experience in Object Orientated Programming.


• Expanding and maintaining the configuration applications used for satellite and fibre optic monitoring. The applications configure all the disparate hardware and software systems (both internal to the company and external), and provides an UI for managing this system. It also provides functionality to help the user maximise the capturing of mission critical data, using very limited hardware resources, where the maximisation is done using predetermined metrics.

Qualifications and Experience:

• Minimum: B.Sc. Computer Science or BEng (with Computer Science subjects) plus a minimum of two years’ previous experience

• Recommended: M.Sc. or Ph.D. Computer Science

• Above all: be customer focused in order to understand the real problem and translate that into features

• Experience with Object Orientated Programming

• Ability to be innovative within constraints

• Be innovative by applying what you have learnt for the good of the team

• Ability to communicate effectively with peers and collaborating in order to share knowledge and get feedback

• Possess learning agility to enhance the organisation’s collective ability to acquire new knowledge and skills, and to stay ahead of the market

• Be pragmatic and work inside a given framework

• Be willing to learn and share knowledge within the team

• Enjoys working closely with different development teams

• Java (required for senior appointment)

• Eclipse RCP

Interested candidates can forward their comprehensive written applications to the following e-mail: it. jobs(at) or fax to: 086 600 7977, you can also contact Nikita 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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