South Africa

Specialist: IT K2 Engineering

Company Assupol Life
Reference # SIKE
Published 13/09/2019
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Market Related
Location Menlyn, Gauteng, South Africa
To create workflow processes that will enable business operations to run smoother and to perform system program design, coding, testing, debugging and documentation
Job Functions Information Technology
Industries Insurance
1.Contribute to organisations objectives for IT Development
•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)
•Serve as a resource to help the teams make appropriate system and component level design decisions during implementation
•Performance tuning, improvement, balancing, usability and automation.
•Incorporate security requirements into design
•Provide 3rd line support and maintain software functionality
•Integrate software with existing systems
•Review and provide input to technical documentation
•Identify efficiency opportunities
•Analyze all data regularly in order to make informed recommendations, documenting any potential efficiency savings accordingly
•Analysis and reporting of daily, weekly, monthly and ad hoc performance highlighting key drivers of the results
•Provide regular status updates to Project Management Office and Manager IT Business Development
•Provide assistance to QA/Application Support team
•Advanced knowledge of K2 BlackPearl, SmartObjects, and Custom Service Brokers.
•Implementation of functional requirements; primarily K2 BlackPearl, K2 SmartForms and Custom ASP.Net based solutions; by means of software development
•Perform system release and deployments to QA and Production environment.
•Compile Release notes and deployment documentation
•Can Team Lead to Junior K2 Developers
1. Formal Education
•IT related degree/diploma
2. Technical/Legal Certification
•Microsoft certification (MCSD)
• K2 4.7
•K2 Five
•Kanban systems design (Advantage)
3. Experience
•3 years’ experience in IT Development
•1 year experience in long term insurance industry (advantage)
•Software development experience in a financial services/insurance industry will be an advantage
•Software Certification experience will be an advantage
•Cloud Architecture design principles and technologies
•Design Patterns
oCreational Patterns
oStructural Patterns
oBehavioural Patterns
oCloud Patterns
•SAFE Agile Framework
•Azure DevOps

1. Knowledge
• Technology - Microsoft Framework (SQL, .Net, C#, WCF, ASP.net; MVC, OOP, K2 4x, K2 Five, SharePoint, Angular)
• IT Governance - COBIT, ITIL, ISO-IEC, ISACA, Kanban, Scrum , Safe Agile, Azure DevOps
• Development - Scripting, Programming, Interfacing, K2 workflow, Support
• Infrastructure - Network, Server, Workstation, Peripherals, Security
Job Closing Date 27/09/2019
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