Software Developer at NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION IN THE HEALTH SECTOR – Gauteng Centurion


This established non-profit organization working in the HIV/AIDS health sector is looking to appoint an experienced software developer to their team – this role could be based in Johannesburg – Centurion or Cape Town.

This software developer will:-

To conduct research; and design, implement and maintain the design of this organization’s software applications/programs.

Perform analyzes of the capabilities and requirements of the organization’s systems to meet and improve business operational requirements.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Research and design of software applications/programs
  • Test and review software applications/programs
  • Perform peer reviews of software developed by team members.
  • Implement and maintain features/applications
  • Create documentation – technical and user guides
  • Monitor, troubleshoot and improve existing software
  • Provide IT support for issues escalated to the software team.
  • Collaborate with UI developers, DevOps engineers and Information Security to produce complete software applications.
  • Work with relevant process/department owners to understand the scope of their requirements and develop technical specifications.
  • Lead and collaborate with cross-functional teams to solve complex software development problems.
  • Document all third-party tools and frameworks used using the requirements provided.
  • Keep track of changes made to third-party service providers.
  • Protect the personal information of third parties and employees and strictly comply with the Personal Information Protection Act (POPIA) and all applicable laws.
  • Perform any other duties that may be reasonably required by the Project Manager.

Skills and experience
(Minimum essential requirement):

  • BSc in Computer Science or relevant computer related qualification.
  • At least 5 years of experience in a software development role of which 3 years must be in web application development.
  • At least 2 years of experience in cloud services.
  • The technical requirements;
  • C# .Net
  • SQL databases (query and performance optimization):
  • SQL Server Reporting Services (or similar platform)
  • Understanding of distributed databases is a plus.
  • Web application development:
  • HTML, JQuery, Bootstrap
  • Mobile app development is a bonus
  • Visual Studio and Azure DevOps (Git repositories):
  • An understanding of the AWS environment would be a plus
  • API development would be a plus:
  • The ability to integrate third-party services is a requirement.
  • Hold a valid South African ID or work permit.
  • Driver’s license and own means of transport are advantageous.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Excellent problem solving skills.
  • Ability to plan and organize.
  • Analytical mind
  • Ability to work within a team (external and internal) and contribute to the achievement of IT team objectives.
  • Ability to collaborate in a highly agile environment.

If you meet the above requirements, please send an updated CV, GIVING THE CURRENT OR MOST RECENT SALARY LEVEL to Pat Stewart of Anchor Executive Recruitment on [Email Address Removed]

Desired skills:

  • Software and web development
  • VS#

Desired work experience:

  • 5 to 10 years Software development

Desired level of qualification:

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