South Africa

Trainee Developer

Company Telesure Investment Holdings
Reference # TD07/05/22
Published 07/05/2022
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Market Related
Location Gauteng Area, Gauteng, South Africa
The Trainee Developer contributes to the organizational goals by creating and maintaining quality software systems.
Job Functions Administration,Information Technology
Industries Admin, Office & Support,Insurance,IT - Information Technology
To gain an understanding of the Software Development Lifecycle as it is applied within Telesure.
To take responsibility for the execution, testing and documentation of minor software deliverables
To ensure that quality software is delivered in alignment with software standards and in accordance with a pre-defined requirement and/or technical design.
Ensuring current and ad-hoc work is carried out in a productive, timely and efficient manner
To analyse and clarify pre-defined software requirements and/or technical designs to ensure comprehensive understanding of business need.
To provide suitable solutions based on the business need, developed within the architecture framework.
Accountability for development.
Training intervention attendance.
Application of training, initiatives and process changes
Taking career development and performance management seriously (look for ways to improve competence/results.
Setting of own goals and working towards them.
Continuous and constant improvement
Ensure that business objectives and personal delivery aligns to and meets the TSW principles.
Effectively build and maintain mutually beneficial internal relationships
Leverage all available information from our partners, the industry, and internally to ensure we are constantly reviewing our departmental processes, systems and protocols
with a view to improve efficiencies.
Analyzing current performance inhibitors and finding solutions to ensure business continuity.
Knowledge and Experience Requirements

Level of Education:

Grade 12 (Standard 10) with University Entrance (NQF4)

A recognized software development certification / degree / diploma


Desirable Knowledge Requirements:
Knowledge of the Software Development Lifecycle
Knowledge of System Design principles and frameworks

Communication (written and verbal)
Logical Reasoning
Adaptability and/or flexibility
Development skills in preferred technologies and frameworks (IBM iSeries / Microsoft .Net etc) - preferable
Previous experience within a financial services environment.

NB: Please take note that this AD is for pipelining purposes, shortlisted candidates will be contacted when a vacancy exists.

*SAQA Accredited Equivalent* - It is the onus of the applicant to provide TIH and its subsidiaries with certified evidence that their qualification(s) meet the equivalent NQF level required for this role at time of application.

Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA)** competency requirements: FAIS recognized qualifications / Regulatory Examinations / Class of Business Certification and / or CPD according to your DOFA (where applicable) - As a registered Financial Service Provider, we are mandated to ensure that all our representatives are always and remain fit and proper at all times. By applying for this role, you consent to having your relevant qualification and or accreditation or confirm that you are working towards meeting the competency requirements. You further consent to the relevant information being verified.

Employment Equity

The Company's approved Employment Equity Plan and Targets will be considered as part of the recruitment process. As an Equal Opportunities employer, we actively encourage and welcome people with various disabilities to apply. TIH is committed to an organisational culture that recognises, appreciates and values diversity & inclusion.

Should you not hear from our team in 30 days, kindly consider your application unsuccessful.

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About TIH

Telesure Investment Holdings (Pty) Ltd (TIH), is the holding company of some of South Africa’s leading financial service providers. Our portfolio includes short-term insurers, a long-term insurer, health insurance as well as an insurance and personal finance comparison platform. We’re pioneers with a hunger for best, bringing customer-focused innovation and service excellence to the financial services industry. We’re an undivided team of diverse thinkers and doers who believe in leading through technology and pushing past their limits.

What we offer

TIH offers an exceptional benefits programme, and competitive compensation packages. You have options for Life Cover, Disability Benefits, Provident Fund, Medical Aid, and more. Office benefits include free undercover parking, free Wi-Fi, ATMs, an onsite gym, subsidised meals, convenience store, coffee shop, free seasonal fruits – every day, and an Active Access walking programme
Job Closing Date 16/05/2022
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