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  • Posted: Mar 26, 2020
    Deadline: Not specified
  • Truworths is a market-leading fashion apparel retailer in South Africa offering internationally inspired clothing and footwear for ladies, men, teenagers and kids across a diversified portfolio of its own exclusive brands.
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    Senior Java Developer


    • The Store Operations Development Team develops and supports the applications that are used in the Truworths Stores.
    • We support a wide range of systems, mostly Java based, and ranging from Swing Thick Client through to Light Weight Web-app and Highly Available JEE deployments.
    • Our largest responsibility is the POS software, of which do up to 4 releases a year of new functionality and an Oracle Release upgrade.

    Note:Standby would need to be performed on a rotational basis


    • BSc in Information Systems or IS Tech diploma (Essential)
    • Honours Information Systems (Advantageous)


    • 5+ years development work experience


    • Data modeling experience
    • Previous experience in retail systems
    • Exposure to Agile Practices such as Daily Stand- up, Task Board, Product Backlog etc.
    • Continuous Build, Unit Testing, Source Control (SVN), Maven, Ant, Scripting
    • Retail Experience


    • XML, various APIs
    • SQL, preferably Oracle
    • Java SE, Java EE, (Web Frameworks, EJB, JMS)
    • Application Server (Weblogic, Glassfish or Other)
    • Vaadin (advantageous)
    • Spring (advantageous)
    • Linux (advantageous)
    • Web Services (SOAP, REST) (advantageous)
    • Android (advantageous)
    • PL/SQL (advantageous)
    • UML (advantageous)
    • Confluence \ JIRA (advantageous)


    • Self-Starter, Self-Motivated, Self-Managed
    • Good communicator, Organised, Focused
    • Team player.
    • Ability to work in a loosely structured environment
    • Ability to work to tight deadlines / work under pressure.
    • Deliver to a high level of code in accordance with best practices.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Truworths on to apply
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