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 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.
Responsibilities + Skills
Conduct unit testing and fix detected errors. Testing can be done on own work as well as on that of other colleagues in the team.Develop technical support documentation within agreed standards.Document all work done as per standards, methods and tools used in the bank for application development.
Produce specifications for systems functions, information flows, data loads, implementation strategy, phasing of development, requirements not met and alternatives considered.