Analyst Programmer II, Application Integration Technology Development

Reference WWAP-0532
Region WC
City Cape Town
Contract Permanent
Hours Full time
Category Information Technology
Salary Negotiable
Apply By 2020-08-28
Job Posted Date 2020-07-28


Our Client, a reputable retail company with their head offices based in Cape Town in on the search for a passionate Analyst Programmer II to join their team.



Analyse Integration & Middleware requirements, design, implement and support technical systems. This is a permanent position.


- Ability to research technology-related concepts, trends and best practices, and apply findings

- Looks beyond symptoms to uncover root causes of problems to be solved

- Presents problem analysis and a recommended solution rather than just identifying and describing the problem itself

- Anticipates potential obstacles and their impact on the accomplishment of goals and timelines and propose/ take corrective action where required

- Monitors and tracks progress to ensure delivery of all planned commitments, and keeps the appropriate people informed

- Prepares written reports and briefs and communicates ideas clearly

- Discusses issues and exchanges information with partners to identify areas of mutual interest and benefit.

- Demonstrates resourcefulness in acquiring necessary knowledge, skills and competencies to adapt to change


Job Specification

-Analysis, technical design and development aligned to team processes & requirements

o Develop technical specifications from systems specifications.

o Design and code integration programmes of greater complexity and size from technical specifications.

-Maintain and support existing systems

o Interpret user requirements and translate into integration design.

o Investigate and solve systems issues.

o Ensure systems documentation is kept up to date.

-Ensures effective operations 

o Implement approved changes as per change control and security process

o Plan, organise and control own work effort, including regular progress feedback to own and other relevant areas



Minimum Requirements

- 3 year IT Diploma

- Specific analysis, integration and development skills

- Project management methodology

- Relevant business process context knowledge

- Must be willing to learn and adapt to new technologies and tools 

- Great technical skills and programming ability


- Programming experience in Java or Python (or any modern programming languages)

- Must be comfortable and understand OO, SOA and API concepts 

- Able to develop SOAP- and REST API's using XML and JSON formats

- Preferable:

o Middleware & Interation technologies: IBM Integration Bus\Message Broker, IBM MQ

o Cloud-based technologies and platforms (AWS, Azure, Lamda functions, serverless computing, etc.)

o Event-streams platforms - Kafka, Confluent, etc.

o API management platforms - IBM API Manager, WS02, etc.


How to Apply

Please forward your CV to Should you not be contacted within two weeks, kindly consider your application unsuccessful.