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Senior Java Engineer

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in Cape Town, Waterfront
SalaryR480k – R360k per annum
Job TypePermanent
EducationDegree in computer science
Experience4 years

Job Description

A Young and fast growing company in the mobile industry is looking for a talented and passionate Senior Java Engineer to be based in Cape Town.


• Minimum 4 years’ experience with Java.

• Analytical focus with strong problem solving skills.

• Extensive experience with Java’s concurrency libraries and troubleshooting tools.

• Deep understanding of networks and TCP/IP.

• Linux/Unix competence.

• Basic understanding of relational databases and SQL.

• Knowledge of other programming languages will be an advantage.

• An understanding of social networking applications will be an advantage.

• Able to work in a dynamic and fast-moving environment.

Key Responsibilities:

• Develop and deploy highly-scalable, distributed services in Java.

• Maintain and improve the efficiency, scalability, and stability of existing services.

• Rapidly prototype and implement new code.

• Quickly fix bugs and solve problems.

• Utilise high-performance internal tools and libraries.

• Solve complex problems on a large scale with elegant and practical solutions.

• Building of mobile social networking technologies and building platforms.

• Contribute to the design and development of core services and infrastructure.

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

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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