Java Developer
Hire Resolve
Cape Town , ZA
2d ago

Job Description

A leading company in the IT industry, based in Cape Town, is currently looking for a confident and motivated and enthusiastic Java Developer to join their team.

You will be responsible for Java development work, development processes and bestpractices, and actively developing software products in conformance to the

specification, technical strategy / direction of the Architect. The candidate will also

play an active role in contributing to the environments and development direction.

Duties include (to name a few) :

  • With a focus on Java, utilising cutting edge server / web / mobile
  • development technology develop products over various technology


  • Embrace agile methodology with a focus on delivery in line with business
  • need

  • Consult with product owner and business analysts in the definition of
  • products and requirements

  • Inject new technology and learning in to the team
  • Mentorship of more junior resources
  • Ensure a high standard of development, overall product quality and
  • compliance to standards

  • Leverage world class development processes
  • Provide client, either internal or external, support on software solutions
  • and processes

  • Assist with jobs outside of scope of pure development as company requires in order to service clients
  • Requirements :

  • BSc, BTech degree or 3 year Technology Diploma preferred
  • Solid experience working with Java and one other language e.g. Visual C# /
  • Visual Basic / Delphi / PHP

  • Good understanding of computer science principles especially SOA, TDD, Web / Mobile, Agile methodologies, Data and distributed systems
  • Strong online / web and desktop GUI (Swing) development background with cross functional experience
  • 5+ years solid development experience (4+ years Java)
  • Ability and motivation to learn new technologies quickly and with minimal support and guidance;
  • Effective communication skills and the ability to interact professionally
  • with a diverse group of clients and staff;
  • Ability to work productively in teams with mixed language and technology abilities
  • Experience in using Open Source platforms
  • Solid relational database skills
  • Additional Skills :

  • User interface and usability expertise
  • Working with large data sets
  • Strong working knowledge of Persistence frameworks (Hibernate / Eclipselink), JPA
  • Web Services (SOAP / REST)
  • JSP / JSON / XML / HTML / XHTML / JavaScript
  • Swing / NetBeans Platform / Eclipse RCP Platform
  • SDK / Library development
  • Threads / Threading / Thread safe development
  • JMS / ActiveMQ / RabbitMQ
  • Application Server (Glassfish / Tomcat / JBoss)
  • Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to Jenna on or fax to 086 572 8877.

    You can also contact Jenna on 031 350 4405.

    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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