Senior Java Developer, Somerset West

Our client in the diagnostic software development field, who works with some of the global market leaders in the related industry, is looking for a mid/senior level Developer for their offices based in the Helderberg area of Cape Town.  The job function would include Engineering, Information Technology and Research.

Minimum requirements:

  • Broad experience in overall system design and implementation
  • Strong software development proficiency, including Java server-side technologies
  • Java experience with multithreading, annotations, reflection, collections and generics
  • Good working knowledge of SQL databases – and specifically JPA 2.0/Hibernate
  • Experience in creating and consuming web services in JSON
  • Proven experience designing persistence and caching models using SQL
  • Proven experience using Javascript, CSS and HTML5 to build user interfaces
  • Excellent debugging skills
  • Experience creating platforms that support multiple clients

Advantageous Experience:

  • Experience with Polymer
  • Experience with GWT
  • Experience with Lua script
  • Experience with a J2EE server cluster (Tomcat)
  • General familiarity with a Linux server environment
  • Experience working with RSA/AES encryption and cryptographic hashes
  • Experience parsing and interpreting a variety of custom data formats

Salary On Offer: Negotiable

Please apply with an updated MS Word CV with suitable profile photo to

(Please note that we experience high volumes of candidates responding to our advertised vacancies. This makes it impossible for us to reply to each applicant individually. Should you not hear from us within a week upon applying, please consider your application unsuccessful)