Application Developer/Analyst

Job Description

Job Purpose
To complete application or software designs; testing and documentation of new and amended programmes from supplied/ created specifications in accordance with agreed standards (complex projects). To perform risk analysis and impact assessments and propose solutions. Supervise and quality assure the output of programmers. Mentoring of programmers. Integration of programme(s) into the technical environment. Professional application and demonstration of acquired knowledge across technologies and/or in-depth speciality in a specific technology. Perform a technical lead role.
Job Responsibilities
  • Meet all due dates and standards by delivering programme designs as agreed
  • Deliver programme designs by adhering to programming standards in accordance with risk and compliance requirements and by using the appropriate programming language
  • Deliver programme design by being cost aware and through adhering to agreed project budget
  • Meet existing standards and project requirements through documenting programme specification, applied learning, and all work relating documents
  • Meet all targets, due dates and service level agreements by coding according to specifications and timelines
  • Build effective relationships by liaising with impacted teams to provide progress reports
  • Ensure stakeholders are aware of impact and risk analysis results by effectively communicating and collaborating with stakeholders
  • Ensure client needs are understood and met by obtaining sign-off from stakeholders on changes
  • Comply with work standards by reviewing requirements document
  • Comply with risk standards by analysing and assigning level of impact and risk
  • Identified and resolved work obstacles by delivering impact analysis artefact including effort estimation and time lines
  • Comply with effective change management practices by ensuring change migration through all relevant environments before implementation into production
  • Delivered agreed results by reviewing technical design of other programmers within their product area and across impacted areas
  • Identified and resolved work problems by participating in quantifying the expected effort of development projects
  • Effectively used resources by monitoring task delivery against project plan and escalating non delivery
  • Adhere to company practices and standards by chairing code reviews and participating in project forums
  • Comply with technical standards by reviewing and signing off all test packs plans and all testing related artefacts and integrated test plans
  • Ensure technical standards are met by participating in implementation forums
  • Ensure obstacles are minimised through the management of priorities of workload
  • Provide updates to service Centre manager and business by scheduling up progress update meeting
  • Ensure best practice are applied for optimal performance by overseeing the delivery of work tasks assigned as per project requirements

Responsibilities + Skills

Achieved transformation and innovation resultsDesigned Workforce Planning SolutionsManage internal processManaged Transformation & InnovationManaged Process Results


Preferred QualificationDiploma: Net/SQL , Diploma: Computer ProgrammingEssential CertificationsCertificate in specific area of programming where available


Administrative procedures and systemsBanking knowledgeBusiness principlesBusiness terms and definitionsGovernance, Risk and ControlsMicrosoft OfficePrinciples of project managementRelevant regulatory knowledge

Job Summary

  • Published on: Saturday, 2nd November 2019
  • Designation: Application Developer/Analyst
  • industry: Finance
  • Vacancy:
  • Employment Status: Full-time
  • Job Location: Johannesburg
  • Salary: on a call
  • Gender:
  • Application Deadline: Saturday, 2nd November 2019

About the Company

  • Company Name: Nedbank Recruiting.
  • Address:
  • Website:
  • Company Profile:
  • Staying abreast of the various IFRS 9 modelling methodologies across retail and wholesale productsContributing to development aspects of the loss forecasting and stress testing framework and keeping the framework up to date as the methodology evolvesConducting ad hoc analysis on IFRS 9 PD, EAD, LGD and Survival models, as well as overall impairment calculations, for retail as well wholesale-type portfoliosConducting independent credit risk stress testing related research and using it as input into proposals and strategiesEngaging with various stakeholders across the organisation (including risk and finance) to discuss methodological aspects, business assumptions and results from the loss forecasting work stream

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