Eskom Jobs: Senior Developer Vacancies (2 Positions)

Posted on :

4 Feb, 2014

Category :

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Task Grade : G16

Area of Speacialization : To design, develop and maintain IT solutions that enable Eskom business to effectively and efficiently deliver on their mandate in accordance with Group IT’s strategy and service offering.

Department : ADMS

Business Unit : Group IT

Location : South Africa (Gauteng)

Reference Number : 329-1515665AS


Minimum Requirements

• B Degree, Information Systems
• Post graduate qualification preferred

• 6 Years related experience as a Senior Developer

Skills and Competencies

• Behavioural
o Integrity
o Professionalism
o Teamwork – working in a team towards a common goal as well as the ability to lead and empower a team
o Stress management
o Flexible and able to work within an undefined and continuously changing environment
o Resilient and able to operate effectively in a matrix environment
o Sound interpersonal relations

• Leadership
o Tactical thinking and decision making skills
o Ability to work and interact effectively with people at senior levels
o Stakeholder management
o Results-oriented
o Mentoring and developing resources
o Influence and persuasion

• Knowledge
o Understanding of an IT environment
o Expert understanding of IT procedures and guidelines
o Knowledge of ISO 9001
o Knowledge of Data Base, Operating Systems and software applications
o Certified Software Developer
o Java and Cobol Programming Tools
o Certification in Java Programming
o Previous experience in Cobol development will be advantageous
o Customer Care and Billing Application(CC&B) knowledge will be advantageous

• Skill
o Strong communication skills (Verbal and written)
o Good problem solving and analytical skills
o Business acumen
o Project management
o System Configuration

• Assessment
o Ability to trouble shoot and diagnose bugs
o Understanding of business concepts and Group IT Strategies



Key Responsibilities

• Responding promptly and professionally to bug reports
• Work with team to continuously improve the development process
• Code Development and Documentation
• Build efficient and reusable service that can be reused across different products
• System analysis
• Plan an active role in the design, development and unit testing of production software


Click here to apply online

Closing Date : 2014/02/14

“If you have not been contacted within 28 days after the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.”

The appointment of the candidate is at the Manager’s sole discretion, taking into account factors which Eskom consider relevant including but not limited to Eskom’s Employment & Occupational Equity Policies, Strategies & Guidelines.  Also note that Eskom supports a smoke-free environment.


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