Specialist: IT Senior Developer

Company Assupol Life
Reference # SITSD
Published 23/11/2017
Location South Africa
To perform system program design, coding, testing, debugging and documentation
Job Functions Administration,Information Technology,Software Development,Software Testing
Industries Financial Services,Information Technology,Insurance

1.Contribute to organisations objectives for IT Development
•Liaise with customers, stakeholders, Product Managers and Product Owners to understand and maintain a high level understanding of the current and upcoming requirements for the system
•Develop and maintain models that meet end-user requirements, including recommended Domain and Use Case Models (TCF) based on technical specifications.
•Implement the solution within the defined framework for user requirements

2.Develop and maintain IT Administration Systems (Operational Excellence)
•Liaise with client to understand and communicate the non-functional requirements for the system
•Serve as a resource to help the teams make appropriate system and component level design decisions during implementation
•Responsible for the full system development life cycle
•Design Front end graphical user interface
•Design software testing and quality assurance
•Performance tuning, improvement, balancing, usability and automation.
•Incorporate security requirements into design
•Support and maintain software functionality
•Integrate software with existing systems
•Review and provide input to user documentation

3.Conduct User Requirement Analysis (User Orientation)
•Customize systems for individual customer needs - understanding and recommending the best customization based upon the customer's needs (which include anticipation of their needs and explaining it in layman terms).
•Complete all valid service desk within reasonable time.

4.Responsible for Future Orientation
•Adherence to standards to maximize the future investment value and minimizing costs


1. Formal Education
•IT related degree/diploma

2. Technical / Legal Certification
•Microsoft certification (Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer)

3. Experience
•5 years’ experience in IT Development
•1 year experience in long term insurance industry (advantage)

4. Knowledge
- Microsoft Framework (SQL, .Net, C#, WCF, WPF, ASP.net; MVC, OOP, K2, SharePoint)
•IT Governance
- Scripting, Programming, Interfacing
- Network, Server, Workstation, Peripherals, Security

5. SKills
•Configuration management- Managing knowledge areas
•Incident, problem, change & release management
•Risk management

6. Attributes
•Conceptual thinker - Develop opportunities & answer future challenges
•Time management - Develop & deliver solutions within the time frame
•Team player - Build a climate of empowerment & responsibility
•Stress Management - Handle high stress & adhere to deadlines
•Attention to Detail
Job Closing Date 05/01/2018
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