Senior Engineer Back End

Purpose of the Position:

To build and maintain the most dynamic, scalable, maintainable, and high-performing backend applications using the latest technologies and frameworks to solve online streaming problems for our customers.

System Development

· Design and maintain technical system requirements based on business needs.

· Develop backend applications based on approved specifications and prototypes.

· Develop, test, debug and maintain application code.

· Develop, update and maintain technical documentation.

· Integrate existing as well as new applications

· Participate in the entire application lifecycle, focusing on coding and debugging.

· Write clean code with tests to develop functional backend applications in line with industry best practices and principles.

· Integrate to application monitoring tool to be able to troubleshoot and debug applications.

· Continuously review and improve application performance.

· Support and improve legacy applications.

· Collaborate with Front-end developers to integrate user-facing elements with server-side logic.

· Gather and address technical and design requirements.

· Build reusable code and libraries for future use.

· Liaise with developers, designers and system administrators to identify new features.

· Follow emerging technologies


* A minimum of 5 years’ experience in software engineering

* You have exceptional knowledge of Webservice, C#, Java, JSON, REST, WCF

* Good experience working on the spring framework

* Good MVC knowledge

* Tomcat, Apache

* CI/CD knowledge

* Experience with the likes of Jenkins, Selenium, Maven, JBehave, Puppet

* Test-Driven Development (TDD) and/or Behavior Driven Development (BDD)

* Solid understanding of Agile methodologies, SCRUM experience would be advantageous.

* RDBMS experience (MySQL, MSSQL)

* NoSQL knowledge would be a definite advantage (MongoDB, Neo4J)

* You also have previous exposure to full life cycle systems development

* You also have an understanding of XML data-driven applications and object-orientated programming

* Good understanding of Web Servers, IIS, and Web Site setup, and configuration

Salt is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Job Information

Job Reference: JO-2109-246558
Salary per: annum
Job Duration:
Job Start Date: 2021/10/01
Job Industries: Technology
Job Locations: Johannesburg
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Java C# WEBSERVICES

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