Intermediate Java Developer Job in Cape Town, Century City

Advantages: Negotiable
Site: Cape Town, Century City
Type: Permanent
Reference: # 21402
Society: Datafin recruitment

Design, design, and write complex solutions as your Java coding expertise is sought after by a forward-thinking Century City software specialist looking for their next intermediate Java developer to join their team. Your role will also include working on existing Java products – fixing bugs, working on new features, and helping customers resolve issues. You will also script and deploy AWS services, design APIs, write technical documents while performing internal testing at all levels. You must have a B degree in computer science or equivalent field from an accredited higher education institution, additional AWS certification will be beneficial, have three years of professional experience as a software developer, especially the Java development with AWS practice, be able to document source code, and experience with version control such as Git.


  • Work on existing Java products – fix bugs, work on new features, and help customers with issues.
  • Design and develop new products.
  • Design and develop plug-ins for Java-based payment software.
  • Script and deployment of Amazon Web Services (AWS).
  • Participate in the design of the architecture of existing or new cloud platforms.
  • API design and development.
  • Adhere to the software development lifecycle process.
  • Supervise the work of the more junior developers of his team, act as a mentor.
  • Perform internal tests at all levels.
  • The overall responsibility to ensure the traceability of requirements throughout the project.
  • Support customer testing of delivered software.
  • Write technical and non-technical documentation.
  • Support for production environments.


Diploma –

  • Must have at least a bachelor’s degree in computer science (or equivalent discipline) from a recognized higher education institution. Equivalent experience will be considered, but not preferred.

Experience / skills –

  • Minimum of three years of experience as a software developer, particularly in Java development.
  • Expertise in Java programming language with the ability to architect, design and write complex solutions.
  • Hands-on experience on AWS.
  • Strong analytical, design and programming skills.
  • Agile methodologies like Scrum.
  • Experience in software version control (such as Git) and software deployment standards.
  • Software quality concepts such as source code documentation and software language specific code quality practices.

Advantageous –

  • AWS certification.
  • Exposure to front-end development, with experience in an Angular web framework or similar.


  • Able to gain the trust and respect of his colleagues.
  • Go above and beyond for its stakeholders / customers.
  • Has an extremely helpful attitude and is a team player.
  • Always leave things better than they found them.
  • Take initiative and ownership.
  • Takes pride in what they produce and therefore produces high quality.
  • Committed to the company but also able to find a balance.

While we would really love to respond to every application, if you are not contacted for this position within 10 business days, please consider your application unsuccessful.


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Posted 06 Oct 11:41, closing 5 Nov

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