An exciting company responsible for manufacturing one of the leading power vehicles have a great opportunity available within their automotive space for an Software Developer – Velocity Frontend Developer to join their dynamic team.

Location: Midrand/ Rosslyn/Menlyn/Home office rotational

Min years experience: 5 years experience.

Level of experience: Senior/Expert

Min qualification:
Degree in IT or relevant experience

Tasks and Responsibilities:

Projects:

  • Rapidly experiment with multiple solutions
  • Implement pixel perfect UI designs
  • Implement re-usable HTML and JS logic
  • Ensure all code is readable, extendable and scalable
  • Ensure that stylesheets are maintained and adapted where necessary.
  • Ensure that all implementation can be passed over to other developers, mid development, with minimum of handover.
  • Polish frontend behaviour to ensure a great user experience.
  • Ensure that the small unseen details of a client-side application is of exceptional quality.
  • Ensure that all processes have been investigated / considered in obtaining the specifications of the user requirements
  • Propose and review system design and evaluate alternatives.
  • Review and present proposed system solution to IT Project Manager / Leader and User Management or System owner.
  • Develop systems solutions in line with quality and delivery requirements

Ensure that the following steps in the Development Cycle are executed:

  • Preparation of system/technical documentation (as per ISO standards)

  • Preparation of user and operation manual

  • User training
  • System testing/parallel runs
  • System implementation
  • System audits/quality assurance

Maintenance Requests:

  • Review and present proposed system solution to User Organisation.
  • Ensure that the following steps in the Development Cycle are executed:

  • Preparation of system/technical documentation.

  • Preparation of user and operation manual.
  • User training.
  • System testing/parallel runs.
  • System implementation.
  • System audits/quality assurance. -User sign-off.

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Strong ability to understand and interpret Business needs and requirements with the ability to move concepts through to proposal and finally successful implementation.
  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills with ability to communicate effectively (both verbally and written) with both technical and non-technical

Technical/Functional Skills required:

  • Minimum of 5 year working experience in web development using JavaScript primarily
  • Experience with the following is important -JavaScript

  • Typescript

  • Node.js
  • AngularJS
  • Angular 5+
  • HTML 5
  • CSS (SCSS)
  • AJAX & REST
  • API
  • JSON & XML
  • At least one Relational Database experience (POSTGRES, SQL)

  • At least one Document Database experience (MONGO, ELASTIC)

  • Mobile Development Experience (beneficial)
  • JAVA (beneficial and optional)
  • Micro Service Development
  • AWS, OpenShift or Azure (beneficial)
  • Freestanding Component Development (POLYMER etc.)

Desired Skills:

  • Minimum of 5 year working experience in web development using JavaScript primarily
  • Typescript
  • Node.js
  • AngulayJS
  • Angular 5
  • CSS
  • HTML5
  • API
  • POSTGRES/SQL
  • Mongo/Elastic
  • Micro service development

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