Oxford Recruitment


IT, Telecommunications
South Africa

Our client is one of the leading payments technology company that facilitates transaction acceptance for banks and businesses based in South Africa is looking to hire software developer with 10 years’ experience in similar role. The successful candidate will be responsible to test the implementation against the requirements before releasing the implementation to the tester(s). This includes changes to the database(s) and applications.  PCI Training. Required to keep up to date with coding standards and practices. Ownership in attending relevant courses (refer study policy). Continuously update the internal tracking system for features, bugs, maintenance and change controls. Follow the SDLC (Software Development Lifecycle) and maintain the internal tracking system. Team collaboration to resolve features, bugs etc. Forward thinking approach required in developing new features. Clearly document any processes or procedures that result from a new code. New development / additional facilities on products.  Critically assess the business requirement received by Business Analyst. Bugs: Changes in environment. Critically assess the business requirement received by Business Analyst. Maintenance:  Continuously evaluate the software in terms of efficiencies and coding practice. Building process / Automate the building process. Change Release.  Assist with the deployment & release schedules.
Competencies:  Understanding of payment technology industry and business requirements (important). EMV (Association testing is an advantage) (ADVT, MTIP, AEXP etc…). Windows / Apple / Linux Desktops. Basic networking is required. Computer literacy (Intermediate phase). Advanced programming skills (Java/ .Net.). Advanced database skills (MSSQL / PostgreSQL). Fault finding and creative problem solving. Skills: Highly organised and detail oriented. Precision is key to the role. Excellent analytical skills. Strong documentation propensity. Methodical approach.
Qualification & Experience: IT related qualification. 10+ years of experience. A generous salary package will be offered to the successful candidate. If you possess the required attributes and competencies, please attach your CV in word format.
Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.