Minimum Requirements:

  • Relevant Tertiary IT qualification and/or qualification through experience
  • Minimum of 5 years’ IT development experience across the systems development lifecycle
  • Solid experience in:
  • Java 8, J2EE
  • XML
  • Object oriented development
  • Web application development
  • Web services
  • Experience in SQL
  • Experience with all phases of the software development lifecycle
  • Experience with Agile Methodology
  • Experience in integrating applications with 3rd party solutions using REST/JSON and SOAP/XML requests
  • Knowledge of SOLID principles / Design Patterns and their use
  • Working knowledge of the Atlassian Suite of products (e.g., Bamboo, JIRA, Confluence) would be advantageous
  • Knowledge of Agile methods, e.g., Kanban, SCRUM
  • Knowledge of Groovy advantageous
  • Knowledge of the short-term insurance industry is advantageous
  • Competent in problem solving and troubleshooting
  • Working effectively as a team member sharing responsibility, providing support, and maintaining communication
  • Identifying, resolving, or escalating risks, issues, dependencies, etc.
  • Must be able to work in a highly pressurised and dynamic environment
  • Investigation and analysis of information
  • Able to accept accountability for actions and decisions
  • Proven teamwork and communication skills

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Contributes and collaborates with team members across the SDLC from business analysis, design, development and testing in Agile / self-managed team environment
  • Identification of potential risks / issues and give input into risk plan
  • Provide support to other members of the Development Team and members of the Project Management team as required

Quality Assurance

  • Unit and functional testing of developed software to ensure it meets quality standards
  • Responsible for code reviews
  • Participate in technical issue resolution meetings

Should you wish to apply for the position, please forward a detailed CV to [Email Address Removed]

Should you not have any feedback within two weeks of your application, please do consider your application unsuccessful

Desired Skills:

  • Kanban
  • Experience in SQL
  • Knowledge of SOLID principles
  • Java 8
  • J2EE

Desired Work Experience:

  • 2 to 5 years

Desired Qualification Level:

  • Degree

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