Job Details Standard Bank is a firm believer in technical innovation, to help us guarantee exceptional client service and leading edge financial solutions. Our digital footprint reflects our commitment to the latest solutions, the best people, and a uniquely flexible and vibrant working culture. To help us drive our success into the future, we are looking for an experienced Senior Developer to join our dedicated PBB IT team at our JHB offices. Standard Bank is a leading African banking group focused on emerging markets globally. It has been a mainstay of South Africa's financial system for 150 years, and now spans 16 countries across the African continentJob PurposeTo manage and oversee the Bank’s operational and tactical development initiatives which include the execution and, implementation of application delivery programmes and projects against the Bank’s standards, policies and procedures and governance guidelines and Service Level Agreements.To provide technical solutions to the needs of stakeholders by interpreting business requirements, defining technical tasks, engineers’ quality software, performing end to end testing, as well as supporting and troubleshooting technical questions, software and database issues.Key Responsibilities/AccountabilitiesAdhere to Agile methodologies and follows Agile principles through work outputs and behaviours:Strive to reach mature levels on the Continuum model by building own and team competence to work in a continuous delivery environment.Champion team learning and adopt suitable methodologies and practices.Collaborate with colleagues from different disciplines in a cross-functional team to deliver against iteration targets.Work in partnership with Business representatives (e.g. Product Owner, Product Manager) ensuring alignment and value to the customer.Manage work effectively as an individual and team member including the reprioritisation of backlogs and reacts flexibly to changing demands through.Manage work using available resources and methodologies ensuring full team engagement.Estimate the size and complexity of the work within the team and managing this appropriately.Determine the technical design in their area of concern, within the architectural guidelines.Drive team commitments to the work in every iteration or Program Increment.Be responsible for value and builds to continuously improve the quality of deliverables.Find ways to improve own and the team’s delivery and value to the customer on a continuous basis.
Responsibilities + Skills
BSc Comp Science, B.Com Informatics degree or advanced degree.Bachelors degree in a field requiring strong analytical and quantitative skills such as Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Information Systems or similar
Advise the development staff on the evaluation and impact analysis of major design options.Engage with Information Technology support teams and business stakeholders to scope plan and design end to end solutions.
10 years experience in one or more of the following languages:Java, Angular, DevOps, Android and/or ISO