Senior Software Developer

National Research Foundation
  • Post Date: Mar 2, 2022
  • Apply Before : Mar 3, 2022
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Job Details

  • Qualifications Bachelor Degree
  • Industry Research, science & technology
  • Centre Cape Town
  • Where to submit application
    Applicants should submit a comprehensive CV by logging to and apply online. Applications should be accompanied by a letter of motivation indicating the applicant·s suitability for the position. The names and contact details of at least three referees should be provided.

Job Description

Key Responsibilities: • Develop, test, and maintain SDP system and its components • Participate in the documentation and refinement of system requirements, design and implementation solutions • Research, innovation and continuous skills and insight development • SDP system quality assurance and control • Support deployment of releases and fixes. • Support the SDP·s compute infrastructure requirements • Contact with other areas of the organization to develop new/improved processes and supporting systems. • Participate in project management and systems engineering activities. • Mentorship, development and guidance of new members Key Requirements: Qualification: B. Eng. / B. Sc. / B. Tech. or higher in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or Electrical Engineering or related field Experience: • 7 years’ experience, in a combination of further (post-graduate) education and work experience. Experience developing software and systems in Python, or other imperative languages • Experience in systems analysis and engineering • Experience working with formal project management and agile practices and methods • Experience working with data processing or backend systems • Knowledge, experience or specialization in implementing specialist technology and computing modules, e. g. security, networking, identity and access management, file management systems, large scale computing and storage, etc. • Experience integrating and configuring various software technologies and infrastructure • Experience in technology research, technology development and maturation towards production readiness Knowledge: Knowledge, experience or specialization in some computing concepts such as computing theory, data science, architecture, algorithms and patterns, parallel computing, computer systems optimization, etc. Additional Notes: ADVERTISEMENT • A post-graduate degree or equivalent qualification in computer engineering, computer science, electrical engineering or related fields • Demonstrated domain and technology knowledge, expertise, specialization or thought leadership in computing, systems design, architecture or implementation. This can be demonstrated through certification, higher research-focused qualifications, or record of delivery of dynamic solutions, organizing or leading contribution in the technology or innovation community • Ability to effectively transfer knowledge and skills to other team members • Ability to mentor, guide and further develop junior team members • A clear and methodical approach to problem solving • A high attention to detail, excellent organization skills • Good communication skills, written and verbal

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