Software Developer
Port Elizabeth (ZA)

 

Key Responsibilities

As an S4 software developer you will be responsible for developing, designing and implementing software projects in a team, using a specified language and framework. In addition, you need to be adept at testing and evaluating your own software.

You will be expected to:

  • Research, design, implement and manage software programs
  • Test and evaluate new programs
  • Identify areas for modification in existing programs and subsequently developing these modifications
  • Write and implement efficient code
  • Determine operational practicality
  • Develop quality assurance procedures
  • Deploy software tools, processes and metrics
  • Maintain and upgrade existing systems
  • Train users
  • Work closely with other developers, UX designers, systems analysts and other key stakeholders within S4
 

Skills Required | Core Competencies

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Communication

Degree

Specialised Programming Languages

Specialised Technologies

Specialised Processes

Logical Thinker

Attitude is key

Non-South African Passport
Not Required*

A keen passion for the pursuit of knowledge is very advantageous. Please provide us with a copy of your academic records as well as any additional small courses you may have participated in.

 

Attitude is key - We are looking for someone who is hard-working, willing to work in a team and will sacrifice short-term gain in favour of long-term goals.

Relevant Degree

A degree in Software Development, preferably BSc/BCom Computer Science or BTech Information Technology.

Specialised Languages

Experience with C++, C# or Java is required.

Technologies

Understanding of the following technologies - Microsoft Visual Studio/ Eclipse, XML/XLST/XSD, UML, PHP/ASP.NET, HTML/CSS/JQuery.

What can S4 offer you?

S4 is a highly stable and growing company with a diverse range of projects, apply to join our awesome team today!

At S4, each developer gets a subscription to Udemy in order to receive regular online training and stay up to date with latest technologies. In addition, we offer our employees a friendly work environment that fosters teamwork and an "open-door" policy that encourages positive interaction between all members of staff. The environment is modern and sophisticated with a canteen that runs during tea and lunchtime, serving complimentary cappuccinos. In addition, our work hours afford you your Friday afternoons free from 13:00.

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