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Senior Java Developer

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in Gauteng
SalaryR650K - R350K per annum
Job TypePermanent
EducationDegree or Diploma and the required Certification
Experience6 + yeas

Job Description

Our client is looking to hire a Senior Java Developer to join their team to be based in Gauteng.


Minimum Qualifications:

- At least 7 years’ experience writing Java/J2EE code

- Masterful at XML and relational databases (Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL)

- Hands on experience supporting web operations, network, server infrastructure, most notably across multiple geographically distributed data centers

- Experience with various development methodologies (e.g. Agile, Scrum, Iterative, Waterfall, etc.)

- Experience in guiding a team of developers from project initiation through deployment

- A current portfolio demonstrating expertise in executing technical deep-dives on software design, code, and test artifacts

- Experience is crafting detailed design specifications as well as test plans for unit and integration testing


- A bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline

- Demonstrated experience working with object-oriented programming (OOP) and design principles

- Ability to convert business requirements into technical specifications and designs as well as estimate the amount of effort necessary to complete the tasks

- Extensive knowledge of front-end and back-end web development technologies and concepts

- Strong design and implementation skills pertaining to web applications, database design and rich media applications

- Robust understanding of Object Oriented Programming concepts and design

- Knowledge of database modeling, querying, stored procedures and administration for leading database servers

- Knowledge of industry-standard application architectures, design patterns and technology standards and best practices

- Experience in designing and developing highly scalable and maintainable web applications

- Proven ability to learn and stay up to date on new technologies and trends

- Excellent written and verbal communication skills

- Able to communicate clearly and effectively with producers, developers and creative team members

- Ability to work under tight deadlines and reliably deliver work of the highest standards on time

- Must be proactive and well organized in order to juggle the needs of multiple clients

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to You can also contact Nadia on 021 555 0432.

NOTE: When replying to the advert, also include the reference number in the subject line.

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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