Eskom Recruits Senior Developer (6 Vacancies)

Posted on :

17 Apr, 2014

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Position : Senior Developer (BI) X6

Vacancy type: External/Internal

Task Grade : G16

Area of Speacialization : To design, develop and maintain SAS solutions in accordance with Group IT’s strategy and service offering.

Department : Analytics and Business Intelligence

Business Unit : Group IT

Location : South Africa (Gauteng)

Reference Number : 329-1625453OBM


Minimum Requirements
• B Degree, Information Systems
• Post graduate qualification preferred

• 6 Years related minimum 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 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


• Knowledge 
o Understanding of an IT environment specifically SAS and EDW.
o Expert understanding of IT procedures and guidelines
o Knowledge of ISO 9001
o Knowledge of SQL/ Oracle Data Base
o The resource must have knowledge of SQL / Oracle and SAS server architecture.
o The incumbent should be in a position to design and execute / develop solutions on the SAS platform.
o There should be an understanding of dimensional modelling.
o The developer should have worked on projects utilising the agile methodology.
o Experience in EDW is required.


• Skill 
o Strong communication skills (Verbal and written)
o Good problem solving and analytical skills
o Business acumen
o Agile 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
• Write Code (ETL development)
• 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


How to Apply

Click here to apply online

Closing Date : 2/5/2014

“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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