ENVIRONMENT:A rapidly evolving Pretoria-based Software Specialist in satellite imaging & intelligence seeks the coding expertise of a Java Developer to design solutions for global software with integrity and passion. Your core role will include Java backend work, Java frontend development and Image Processing. You must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/Computer Science from an accredited university with Math as a subject (Non-Negotiable), 3-7+ years’ Software Development experience and solid Java skills. Any Spring framework experience will prove beneficial. If you enjoy working on your own and can handle different technical aspects of a project. i.e., not just coding according to a provided spec, but designing components, selecting technologies and solving problems (challenging but lots of fun), then APPLY NOW!DUTIES:

  • Software Development in a variety of languages and environments but primarily focused on –
    • Backend & Front-end development
    • Desktop, server & cloud environments
    • Java client & server development
    • TypeScript/JavaScript
    • Spring & Spring Boot
    • Others as might be required from time to time
  • Software Development on the Maltego platform and other products.
  • System design and architecture.
  • Use new languages and research new technologies as may be required from time to time.
  • Code reviews, training and assistance to more junior team members.
  • Software maintenance, bug fixing and 3rd level support.
  • Design and user documentation.

REQUIREMENTS:Qualifications –

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Computer Science from a reputable university. (Maths as a subject Non-Negotiable)

Experience/Skills –

  • 3-7+ Years Software Development experience (we are open to varying levels of experience).
  • Solid Java experience required.
  • Spring framework experience a plus.


  • Should like building things, solving difficult problems, engineering complex but elegant systems.

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