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Intermediate Java Developer (JHB/CPT/PTA)

IT – Software Development
Cape Town – Western Cape ~ Johannesburg – Gauteng ~ Pretoria/Centurion – Gauteng

A cutting-edge provider of End-to-End Technology & Services seeks the coding expertise of a Senior Java Developer to join its team.  As an Intermediate Java Developer, you will be involved in designing, developing, and maintaining robust and scalable Java applications. You will work alongside a team of talented developers, collaborating on various projects to deliver high-quality software solutions. This role provides an opportunity to enhance your skills in a dynamic and supportive environment.  You must have Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field and 2-4 years of experience in Java development.
  • Develop, test, and maintain Java-based applications.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design, and ship new features.
  • Write clean, efficient, and maintainable code following best practices.
  • Participate in code reviews to ensure code quality and adherence to standards.
  • Debug and resolve technical issues as they arise.
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of the development process.
  • Stay up to date with the latest industry trends and technologies.
  • Assist in the documentation of technical specifications and requirements.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.
  • 2-4 years of experience in Java development.
  • Proficiency in Java and familiarity with frameworks such as Spring or Hibernate.
  • Strong understanding of object-oriented programming principles.
  • Experience with relational databases (e.g., MySQL, PostgreSQL) and SQL.
  • Knowledge of web services and RESTful APIs.
  • Familiarity with version control systems like Git.
  • Understanding of Agile/Scrum methodologies.
Preferred Skills
  • Experience with microservices architecture.
  • Familiarity with front-end technologies (e.g., JavaScript, HTML, CSS).
  • Understanding of CI/CD pipelines and DevOps practices.
  • Experience with cloud services such as AWS or Azure.
  • Knowledge of testing frameworks like JUnit or TestNG.
  • Good problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Effective communication and teamwork abilities.

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