Programmer III – Digital Transformation

Categories Other
Salary Market Related
Location Western Cape
Job Information

Job Spec:

Our Client in Cape Town requires a Programmer III – Digital Transformation for a permanent role. The successful candidate will need to have a deep specialised knowledge beyond your peers in Hybris eCommerce and provide technical solutions to enterprise problems. As the senior developer you would need to mentor other developers to allow us to create a high performing Hybris team by applying develops principles. As the senior developer you will be responsible for setting up of the design patterns, libraries, frameworks and processes. You have to be aware how the organization and business partners work and be able to adapt, within the frameworks, to deliver.



  • Diploma /Degree in Information Systems / B.Sc Computer Science (or similar)
  • Matric with experience equal to three times the number of years study specified


KPA 1: Configuration and creation of technical components and services required to deliver online customer facing features

  • Analyse and understand business requirements in the context of the current business environment in conjunction with Product Manager, Business Analysts and Solution Architects
  • Develop and document design and maintain source base
  • Create conceptual, logical and physical solutions, using appropriate coding techniques and methodologies
  • Identify suitable coding solution(s) and alternatives that address the business needs/requirements of key stakeholders from the business, solution delivery and operations areas
  • Develop solutions according to standards and best practice for front-end, back-end and integration to other solutions
  • Maintain development principles and quality compliance criteria to deliver according to commitments
  • Integrate design for maintainability, scalability and efficiency
  • Coordinate with Architects and business stakeholders to determine functionalities
  • Complete deliverables throughout the system development life cycle for compliance according to agreed plan
  • Work within the frameworks of both waterfall SDLC and Agile (SCRUM) methodologies
  • Work as part of a team without close supervision
  • Experiencing in designing systems to take advantage of true cloud architecture, preferably AWS

KPA 2: Successful delivery of development projects and changes as required

  • Thoughtful and clear understanding of program and project goals and needs
  • Engagement with different stakeholders
  • Identification and prioritization of project risks
  • Perform code reviews
  • Provide active technical advice to team, IT and internal stakeholders
  • Detect critical deficiencies and recommend improvements
  • Setup best practices and processes for new team
  • Provide technical leadership in Hybris technology stack to team

KPA 3: Provide technical input and guidance into online channel evolution by keeping up to date with relevant technology

  • Play a leading role in maintaining best of breed development standards for online technologies and solutions
  • Research, understand and stay up to date with current trends in online channels and related Information Technology
  • Actively share insights and information with relevant stakeholders and team
  • Detect critical deficiencies and recommend improvements
  • Adhere to best practices and processes for the team
  • Technical competency in SAP Hybris technology stack



  • eCommerce – especially SAP Hybris Commerce development. (5 -8 years)
  • Bonus: Hybris Marketing, SAP Cloud 4 Service, SAP Customer Activity Repository, SAP ERP (5 -8 years)
  • Experience in being the senior developer within a development team. (5 -8 years)
  • Experience in software development and testing. (5 -8 years)
  • Experience of working on projects in both Agile and DevOps (5 -8 years)


  • Experience in cloud solutions. (3 + years)

Knowledge and Skills


  • Ant, Maven or Gradle Build Tools (5+ years)
  • Experience in distributed source control systems, like GIT(5+ years)
  • JSP, JavaScript, XHTML, HTML5, CSS, Java 8 Object Orientation Programming (5+ years)
  • Cloud Services (AWS Lamda) (5+ years)
  • Strong understanding of web services (SOAP and Rest) (5+ years)
  • Hands on experience in a DevOps environment (3+ years)


  • Agile/Scrum Tool set, preferably Atlassian (5+ years)
  • Angular JS 4 and Type Script (5+ years)



  • Leading and Supervising (on technical level)
  • Working with People
  • Applying Expertise and Technology
  • Analysing
  • Creating and Innovating
  • Learning and Researching
  • Planning and Organising
  • Delivering Results and Meeting Customer Expectations
  • Following Instructions and Procedures
  • Entrepreneurial and Commercial Thinking


  • Presenting and Communicating Information
  • Adapting and Responding to Change
  • Coping with Pressures and Setbacks

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