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Associate Developer

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a passionate and self-driven Associate Developer to join a dynamic technology team. This role is centred around maintaining an investment platform and driving the digital transformation of new business initiatives. The successful candidate will work closely with colleagues to plan, develop, and deliver secure and cost-effective technology solutions. This role offers the chance to collaborate with product managers, business users, and other engineers to solve open-ended problems, making it an ideal position for those who thrive in high-performance cultures. * Opportunity to work on cutting-edge frontend technologies such as Vue, Angular, or React * Chance to contribute to the digital transformation of new business initiatives * Work in a high-performance culture that values continual performance improvement

Our client is a leading player in the financial domain, known for its commitment to innovation and excellence. They offer a dynamic and inclusive work environment that fosters creativity and collaboration. Their high-performance culture values continual performance improvement, making it an ideal place for those who are eager to grow professionally. They believe in empowering their employees by providing them with the tools and resources they need to succeed.

As an Associate Developer, you will play a pivotal role in maintaining our client's investment platform while also contributing to the digital transformation of new business initiatives. You will be tasked with developing frontend solutions using cutting-edge technologies like Vue, Angular, or React. Your ability to build pragmatic software solutions and write defensive, well-tested code will be crucial in this role. Furthermore, your expertise in reading, understanding, and reviewing other developers' code will be highly valued. This role requires collaboration with various stakeholders including product managers, business users, and fellow engineers to solve complex problems.

  • Develop frontend solutions using the latest technologies such as Vue, Angular, or React
  • Build software solutions pragmatically and write defensive and well-tested code
  • Demonstrate expertise in reading, understanding, and reviewing other developers' code
  • Collaborate with product managers, business users, and other engineers to solve open-ended problems
  • Make recommendations and drive initiatives to improve processes and enhance performance
  • Work within a high-performance culture that values continual performance improvement

The ideal Associate Developer candidate brings a strong track record in JavaScript, Typescript, and the latest frontend technologies. You have in-depth knowledge of the Software Development Lifecycle and Scrum methodology. Your hands-on experience in building enterprise web applications sets you apart from others. You are intellectually curious with excellent analytical skills. Your communication skills are top-notch; you can articulate complex ideas clearly both verbally and in writing. You are an effective problem solver and critical thinker who is highly self-motivated, self-directed, and attentive to detail.

  • Strong track record in JavaScript, Typescript, and the latest frontend technologies
  • In-depth knowledge of the Software Development Lifecycle and Scrum methodology
  • Hands-on experience in building enterprise web applications
  • Excellent analytical skills and intellectual curiosity
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Effective problem-solving skills and critical thinking abilities
  • Highly self-motivated, self-directed, and attentive to detail

Ready to take your career to the next level? Don't miss this opportunity!

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Technology & Digital

Focus: Programming Development

Industry: Financial Services

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Location: Cape Town

Job Reference: ZTWUG4-FFCC9EA1

Date posted: 21 May 2024

Consultant: Alison Daley

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