Application Developer

  • Permanent Intermediate position

  • Centurion, Gauteng

  • Market Related cost to company Neg

  • Job 2155294 | Ref PE005105JR

  • Posted 12 Oct 2017 by Recru-it

About the Position


  • Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable code
  • Translate application specifications and use cases into functional applications
  • Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the applications
  • Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to these problems
  • Help maintain code quality, organization, and automatization
  • Prepare and produce releases of software components
  • Support continuous improvement by investigating alternatives and technologies and presenting these for architectural review
  • Maintenance: Ensure all errors are resolved correctly and resolution documented; eliminate reoccurrence of errors; provide support to operations and support team
  • Collaborate with team members and stakeholders
  • Co-design and contribute to overall team objectives and successes


  • BSC degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field
  • Minimum 2-5 years work experience (Intermediate)
  • Proven hands-on software development experience
  • Proven working experience in the IBM WebSphere stack – WAS, Portal, WCM, Connections
  • Proficient in Java, with a good knowledge of its ecosystems
  • Solid understanding of object-oriented programming
  • Familiar with various design and architectural patterns
  • Skill for writing reusable Java libraries
  • Knowledge of concurrency patterns in Java
  • Familiarity with concepts of MVC, JDBC, and RESTful
  • Experience in developing web applications
  • Implementing automated testing platforms and unit tests
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools
  • Familiarity with build tools such as Jenkins

Familiarity with continuous integration

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