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Senior Software Java Developer

IT – Software Development
Johannesburg – Gauteng

Our client is all about creating groundbreaking software solutions for their clients, and they’re on the hunt for a Senior Java Developer. If you’re all about tech and creating solutions for clients, they want you on their Technical Consulting team. Whether you’ve got a relevant 3/4-year diploma or degree (bonus points for Honors or postgrad), or you’ve got the skills from work experience, they’re interested. You should have a solid theoretical programming background, and it would be awesome if you’ve got 5 years or more of hands-on Java development experience, especially in the fin-tech world. Let’s make some tech magic together!
  • Technical architectural design.
  • Develop and document design, source code and technical architecture.
  • Maintain and manage existing source code.
  • Design, develop and implement solutions to users’ needs and requirements.
  • Review and improvise code.
  • Run tests and fix bugs.
  • Coordinate with architects and business analysts to determine functionalities.
  • Develop technical solutions to complex business problems.
  • Design and develop technical solutions for enterprise-level projects.
  • Design and develop data analysis solutions.
  • Design and develop logical and physical data models that meet application requirements.
  • Design and develop continuous integration and continuous deployment pipelines.
Qualifications and Experience required:
  • You have completed a relevant 3/4-year technical diploma or degree (Honours or postgraduate degree preferred), or relevant work experience.
  • You have a strong theoretical programming grounding.
  • You have 5 years or more hands-on development experience, preferably in the fin-tech industry.
Desirable, but not Essential:
  • You possess Oracle Java SE 7/8 Programmer certification.
  • You have working knowledge of DB2.
  • You have working knowledge of Spring Boot, Java 7/8, JPA/Hibernate, Object-Oriented Programming, GIT, Jenkins/CICD.
  • You have a knack for picking up new technologies.
  • You love to find easier ways of doing things.
  • A problem solver with excellent communication skills.
  • Passionate about technology.
  • Comprehensive thought and error handling solutions.
  • Analytical as well as strong development skills.
  • Delivery focused with attention detail.
  • Able to work in projects (multi-task) environment.
  • Responsive to change.