Senior Software Developer

  • Full Time
  • Mowbray, Southern Suburbs

Surgo HR & Training

At our client we have a decade of experience in developing customized software for the retail and financial industries. Working with clients in South Africa, Africa and the UK, we have built our reputation for producing the highest quality solutions across the following specialized business processes: customer experience, Point of Sale, Data Warehousing, Credit Management, Insurance and Payment Systems. Our core values are: Harmony, Pride, and Accountability in everything we do.

The candidate:

We are looking for a for a senior developer to work on a full stack application. The ideal candidate will be a good culture fit and focuses on areas like Enterprise, Web, Mobile, thin-client, Web/REST Services, GraphQL, Relational and Object Databases, Messaging Queues etc

Minimum Requirements:

• Generalist, with a passion for, and proven track record in the following core competency areas:
• Frontend, Backend, Web APIs, Messaging and Databases Technologies include but not limited to:

• Exposure to data tier abstraction technologies e.g. Web APIs, GraphQL, Micro services etc
• Presentation Layer (UI) HTML, CSS, JavaScript (React, Web Components, Angular), PWA, web-sockets
• Json data structures
• Databases Relational, Object, Key/Value Database experience necessary (MSSQL, MongoDB, Redis)
• Operating System (O/S) Windows, Linux
• Containers and orchestration (Docker, docker-compose, K8S)
• Exposure to any of the popular Testing Tools preferable
• Cloud services and providers example AWS and Azure Key Roles and Responsibilities:

• Developing application software for any product and / or customized client solutions
• Development extends to Front-end, Back-End and Databases and includes Presentation Layer, Business Logic, Data, Services
• Maintenance, debugging and problem-solving of existing software products and / or custom client solutions
• Review product requirements in order to give development estimates and product feedback
• Unit testing / integration testing features developed
• Technical documentation that shares knowledge effectively
• Setting up new infrastructure environment for products and / or customized client solutions
• Maintenance and updates to the existing infrastructure environment for the products and / or customized client solutions Day to day duties and responsibilities include the following:

• Developing software and solutions as per specifications or requirements provided
• Unit testing / Integration testing
• Working collaboratively as part of an Agile development team
• Implementing business requirements as created and prioritized by the Product Owner
• Deliver according to the Definition of Done requirement
• Collaborating with other developers, testers and business analysts as required, including pair programming
• Participate in technical planning and implementation meetings
• Participate in Sprint Planning Development Cycles every 2 weeks
• Participate in the Daily Stand-up meetings…

Job Reference #: 201708