Java Developer – Stellenbosch

Full Time

Developing mobile-enabled, cloud-hosted, enterprise software that is creating productive societies across Africa in the industries of Agriculture, Education, Health and Utilities.

You will be using the following technology:

  • Java EE (Enterprise Edition) 8
  • Glassfish 4.1.1 & 5
  • Git & SVN (SVN being phased out)
  • PostgreSQL 9.6 (to be upgraded soon)
  • Ubuntu

About the Team

  • We are not scared of running cutting edge frameworks and tech stacks.
  • Lot’s of companies get stuck on an older version of Java and Java EE servers, but we embrace new tech/versions.
  • We are always considering new platforms and/or frameworks and are not specifically locked into the idea of using Java EE.
  • You get the full stack development experience from the frontend all the way to the backend/database.
  • You are not limited in your actions, this means if you have to set up a VM to accomplish a task (even if you have never set up one before) then you do it.
  • Total ownership of the product and your clients
  • The platform is challenging as working on multi-tenant systems brings with it complex issues, but also creative solutions.
  • A senior team that expects self-managing individuals that can hit the ground running.
  • We like coffee and bringing our pets to work

You have

  • 8+ years’ relevant coding experience
  • 5+ years’ experience working with SQL databases, ideally PostgreSQL
  • Solid knowledge in of Java EE or Spring
  • Tertiary qualifications in information technology would be advantageous

You Will get

  • A MacBook Pro
  • Unlimited, free filter coffee or your preferred brand of tea or infusion
  • 100Mbps fibre wifi internet with no corporate firewall blocking your creativity, curiosity (or music streaming)
  • Freedom to work remotely up to 3 days per week. The team decides their days and flexible hours
  • Free parking (early birds get the under-cover parking)
  • Discounted gym membership at the gym next door
  • A stunning view of the Stellenbosch mountains from Techno Park
  • Access to multiple restaurants and excellent coffee shops within walking distance

Salary dependant on Developer experience and value to add!

Only SA citizens based in Cape Town need apply.