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Senior Systems Developer

Job Information
LocationJava Jobs in Cape Town
SalaryR30 000 – R50 000 per month
Job TypePermanent
EducationBachelor degree or equivalent
Experience7 years’ experience

Job Description

One of our clients based in Stellenbosch, is currently looking for a Senior Systems Developer to join their team.

They are looking for someone that lives to build world class software systems. As a member of the back-end team you will be working closely with an agile team of mixed developer’s and QA’s to deliver new features for our product suite. You will work closely with the development manager, who expects your inputs on best practice design and technical strategy and help, as you guide younger developers in the tricks of the trade. There is also quite a focus on R&D, so spending some creative time to build something for our sales people to demo would be included.


• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent

• 7+ years’ experience with OO development e.g. C++, Java.

• Dev-ops experience

• Linux experience: RPM based distros, iptables, networking tools.

• Protocol troubleshooting skills e.g. a maestro with wireshark

• Software load balancers like HAProxy

• NoSql experience e.g. Cassandra, Redis

• Servlet containers like Tomcat

• Network protocol knowledge e.g. TCP, UDP, DHCP, HTTP

• Container technologies like Docker

• Experience with horizontal scaling of cloud components or cluster aware development

• Solid understanding of and experience with OO and architectural design patterns

• Experience with Scrum.

• Knowledge of Java cryptography & PKI

• Knowledge of Computer Science algorithms and complexity theory.

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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