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Java Developer

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in Gauteng
SalaryR40K - R35K per month
Job TypePermanent
EducationBSc preferred or related
Experience3 years +

Job Description

Our client are a vibrant and highly successful market leading organisation. They are one of the SA's leading high-traffic websites and are currently looking to expand their team of highly talented JAVA Developers. This opportunity will offer the successful JAVA Developer the chance to work within a multi skilled team & follow an Agile development process. The software that the JAVA Developer will write will be delivered to millions of users & there will always be a wide variety of work in the pipeline.

Responsibilities for the JAVA Developer:

* Working in a team with other developers, business and quality analysts, designers and project managers

* Collaborating with project sponsors and representatives of the business to derive requirements and deliver the best solution

* Using your initiative and creativity to experiment with new ways of working and designing technical solutions for business requirements

* Estimating, implementing and testing user stories (functionality)

* Championing code quality during regular code reviews

* Participating in all project activities, including kick off meetings, iteration and release planning as well as showcase sessions

* Supporting the go live process of the software your team delivers as well as being involved in troubleshooting and support post go-live

* Sharing knowledge and coaching less experienced developers

Skills the JAVA Developer will need:

* Computer Science related degree (or equivalent)

* Commercial experience of working with JAVA in web environment

* Experience with most of the following: Hibernate, JSP, Spring, Oracle, Ant, Apache, Tomcat, JavaScript, AJAX, JUnit, Selenium, IntelliJ IDEA

* Understanding of dependency injection and inversion of control would be advantageous

* Experience with automated testing and continuous integration

* Understanding of agile development life cycle would be preferable

* Passion and enthusiasm for coding, technology and the Internet

* Being prepared to invest in yourself and eager to learn

* Strong analytical and problem solving skills with a focus on results

* Sense of ownership and responsibility for the work you deliver

This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented JAVA Developer to be part of a highly dynamic team working together to produce great results. The atmosphere of the company is very friendly & enthusiastic. If you are a JAVA Developer who enjoys interacting with different departments & would like to work with a true market leader then apply immediately to avoid disappointment!

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to

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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