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Senior Software Engineer in Cape Town - ABSA on Grove


Senior Software Engineer

Cape Town - ABSA on Grove

As  a  Software  Engineer  and  a  member  of  a  team  of  elite,  highly skilled  forward thinking colleagues working on product development in an agile and collaborative environment, you will work with cutting edge technologies and learn how these technologies are applied in the global capital markets. In addition to the design and development work, you will also gain exposure to the financial services industry. You will have the opportunity to work in a fast paced environment where priorities can change on a daily basis. You will also have the opportunity to mentor others and work in an Agile environment, gaining experience with Agile constructs. You will take initiatives and collaborate extensively with the stakeholders and within the development team to achieve ambitious goals. You will be working in a fast paced environment, inspiring excitement. This is an exciting opportunity to become a critical part of a fast growing, global organization.

What you’ll work on:

  • Design and develop heavily transactional and multi-tiered Web applications
  • Design and develop Web Services for integrations with various internal and external applications
  • All aspects of database development: Modeling, stored procedures, performance tuning etc.
  • Provide level 3 support for your application, working closely with product and account management teams
  • Work with Product Management to translate business requirements into technical designs and then plan sprints that deliver quality components and products on time
  • Collaborate with product owners to further value proposition of our applications
  • Actively participate in research, discussions and decisions on software architecture, development processes, and other standards
  • A successful candidate is someone who wants to continually enhance the knowledgebase of themselves and the team as it relates to Web based technologies, Software Development Process and company standards and practices.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/related field
  • 3 - 5 years minimum development experience in C#, .Net, ASP.Net, & SQL Server or related database systems
  • 3 - 5 years minimum of experience building large scale web based systems
  • Experience with one or more of MV* UI frameworks, e.g. Angular 2+
  • Ability to work in team oriented environment, and also have the ability to work independently
  • Experience in full end to end web development cycle (SDLC)
  • Strong written and verbal communication and presentation skills

    Experience with the following would be advantageous:

    • State management using Redux
    • Redux, Typescript, HTML5, CSS, LESS, Bootstrap,
    • LINQ, ADO.NET, Entity Framework
    • Advanced knowledge of OOP/OOD, Design patters, and SOLID.
    • AWS development and management
    • Big Data technologies like APACHE, KAFKA, Spark, Zookeeper and Solar/ Elastic search
    • Front-end UI Frameworks like Teleric/ Kendo UI
    • Experience working in a multicultural environment across time zones:.
    • Experience working in an Agile Development environment
    • Restful services using ASP.Net Core

    Financial domain knowledge:

    Our products are used by large and successful trading & hedge funds, Wall Street banks, and many others. This is a fantastic opportunity to work with cutting edge technology and a dynamic group of experts. The right candidate will be multi-skilled and can assume a wide array of roles in a fast paced, high growth financial services software company.

    It is the policy of IHS Markit to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, IHS Markit will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. We maintain a drug-free workplace. For candidates in the US, we are a participant in E-Verify (see link below).


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